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·Him Professional Baseball By The Associated Pres American Leapt e East W L Pet. GB Baltimore New York Cleveland Milwaukee Boston Detroit Naldron Wins Girls Meet; Fayetteville Runner-Up, West Fork Tigerettes 5th .500 .484 .483 Vi 1 1 1'A 15 13 .53fi 18 17 .514 15 15 .501) 13 U 15 16 14 15 _ West £ Chicago 15 13 .536 I Oakland 16 15 .516 * Kansas C. 15 15 .500 S Texas 16 16 .600 ·J California 16 17 .485 f Minnesota 12 15 .444 ; Saturday's Games i Baltimore 12, Cleveland 1 S Milwaukee 3. New York 2 1 Boston 8, Detroit 5 y. Oakland 4, Minnesota 1 » Kansas City 10. California 2 3 Texas 3, Chicago 2 ·j Sunday's Games S Baltimore at Cleveland, 2 M ppd., rain 2 Milwaukee 7-5, New York 3-1 2 2nd game 8 innings TM Boston 4, Detroit 3, in innings ; Chicago 5, Texas 4 - Kansas City 3-5. California 2-2 · * Oakland 9, Minnesota 2 % Monday's Games *i Milwaukee (Sprague 0-0) Baltimore (Grimslcv 4-1) N Boston (Tiant 2-4) at Clcve land (J. Perry 2-2) N Minnesota (Gollz 0-0) at Chi cago (Bahnsen 4-2) N California (Singer 4-3) at Texas (Bibby 5-4) N Kansas City (Patlin 1-1) at Oakland (Blue 1-4) N National League East w r, PCI. IB Philaphia 17 14 .548 -St. Louis 16 14 .533 ii Montreal 12 11 .522 1 Chicago 12 15 .444 3 New York 13 18 .419 4 Pittsubrgh 9 19 .331 LITTLE ROCK -- Coach ·aile Hainley's Waldron team irtged Fayetteville, 40 points to IS. to take first place in the irsl annual state girls track meet Saturday night. Tvventy- .wo teams competed in t h e rieet, held in conjunction with 'he boys Meet of Champions. Beebe finished third with 22 points. Stamps followed with 18 and West Fork was fifth with l(i. Next w e r e Alma with 14 oints. Saratoga with 10 a n d Little Rock Hall with eight. DCS Arc. Judsonia and Yellville scored four points each. Completing the scoring were Blytheville. Booneville, Griffithville, Hughes and Lewisville with three points each and Joe T. Robinson with two. Sylvan Hills. Newark. Clarksville, For- clyce and Kcnsett all participated hut failed to score Little Rock Central, which would have been a s t r o n g contender in the sprints, failed to file an entry sheet in time. Cindy Rice of Waldron cap- lured high-point honors with 13 Vi points. Sprinter Theresa Dotsnn of Atina was runner-up with 13, followed by Betty Near and Carol Riggs of Fayetteville with 12 and 814 respectively. aren Sargent of West Fork as fifth with 7tt. Miss Neal won the discus ai -10 and added a personal bes ; row of 37-3'/a lo win the sho argent won the 440 with her wrsonal best of 59.4 and an- hored the Tigerelle 880 medley elay to first place in 1:56.3, ht best time in the state this 'ear. Rena McAdoo ran the 220- 'ard opening leg and Deborah Mnllijis and Dnwn Bakor ran 10 yards each. "We were in f i f t h place, about 10 yards behind, when Karen got the baton," said West Fork ;oach Alvy Early. "She really urned it. No one had a watch in her, but she must have run he quarter in 50 or 57 sec- Los Angeles Houston San Fran Cincinnati Atlanta San Diego West 23 20 19 15 14 14 .719 .571 .559 .517 .424 .400 Saturday's Games ·1V4 5 6V4 fl'/2 10W New York 6. Chicago 3 Montreal 3, St. Louis 1 San Francisco 8, Atlanta 7 Houston 4. Cincinnati 2 Philadelphia 3, Pittsburgh 1 Los Angeles 9, San Diego ft Sunday's Games Cincinnati 5-4. Houston 0-2 Atlanta 5-2. San Francisco 1-6 Philadelphia 8. Pittsburgh 7 · Chicago 4. New York 3 St. Louis at Montreal, ppd., rain Los Angeles 15, San Diego 9 13 innings Monday's Games San Francisco (D'Acqulsto J 3) at Cincinnati (Gullet 2-3) N New York (Apodaca 0-2) a St. Louis (Gibson 2-2) N Atlanta (Harrison 2-5) at San Diego (Arlin 1-3) N Houston (Roberts 5-3) at Lo; Angeles (Messersmith 3-0) N Porkers Sign Paul White LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- Pau White of Russellville signed national football letter of intcn with the University of Arkansa Saturday night moments afte he set a stale high school over all record in the shot-put. White made a 65-10% toss the Meet of Champions. He said he had considerc · Kansas Slate because of il track program. "But after tall ing to Coach (Frank) Broyles. decided on Arkansas." he said "It's a good school and it closer to home," he explained 'White, a three-sport .slar a Russellville, said he would pa · ticipate in bolh football an , track at the UA. The Fayetteville of Riggs. Jackie relay Ward atila Faires and Cathy Morgan accd third in the 440. 880 am 10 medley relays. I n Ihe 880-yard run iphomore Teensy Kirby ayelteville won in her" bes me of the year, 2:39.2. She challenged by . Beverl' ranklin of Walriron whl nished second in 2:41.1, ant lariiyn Crouch of West Fork ho took third in 2:41.6. Nancy Dodson of Fayetleville laced third in the 110-yard urdlcs in 17.6. and Riggs was econd in the shot with a heave f 32-8. For West Fork, Karen Bucks Fold Under Pressure Norlhwnt Arkantat TIMES, Men., May 13, 1974 rAYITTIVILLC, ARKANSAS Celtics Capture Crown MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Boston Celtics' Coach Tom Heinsohn had the last move, and it spelled checkmate (or the Milwaukee Bucks. In a championship series highlighted by the cerebral gymnastics, adjustments and countermovcs of a chess match, Heinsohn's llth hour tactical change paid ofl Sunday in the Celtics' 12th National Basketball Association title. Old pro John Havlicek drew the Bucks' defense away from the middle, allowing Dave Cow- ens to shoot over and slash through it for 28 points as the Celtics buried the Bucks in the seventh and deciding game 10287. Cowers, while spotting Mil- Ab- waukee's 7-foot-2 Karecm dul-Jabbar five inches height, also pulled down a game-high 14 rebounds. Boston's 47-42 board control fueled a fast break attack which, along with ceaseless pressure defense, finally wore down the Bucks in the fourth quarter. "This was the greatest series ever." exulted lleinsohn. a slar orward for the Celtics during their dynasty of the 1960s. MOST VALUABLE PLAYER Havlicek. voted Ihe series' Most Valuable Player, .sank only six of 20 shots Sunday after having averaged 28 points in the first six games. But with the Bucks double teaming Havlicek almost every time he advanced to the front court, Hcinsohn ordered Boston captain to decoy the Mi! waukcc's defense away from .lie middle. Bucks' reserve guard Jon McCMocklin, who sank six of eight shots despite a painful calf injury, insisted the Celtics had shown nothing new. But McGlocklin paid the Celtics full credit. "They outplayed us. They outhustled us,'' he said. most "They're emotional probably team the the league. Maybe they're better than we arc. Obviously they are. They beat us." Down 17 points midway in the onds." The 100-aml were won by 220-yard dashes Miss Dotson of Alma, who was clocked in 11.6 and 26.1. In the boys meet, Cddie Robinson of Central nipped Jerry Eckwood of Brink-ley in both races with times of 9.7 and 21.5. For Waldron. it was the Borg May Be Star Of The Future Wins WCT Championship second straight slate championship. Before this year, the Ouachita Relays had been considered the unofficial state moot. Waldron has not lost a jirts meet in three years, but Kayetleville came closer lo :urning the trick Saturday night than any other team has in that 'me. Said Fayetteville Coach Bill Brunner. "It was disappointing lo get that close, and then not even come home with a rophy. But we did all we could -- all of our girls had their best performances. We should be strong next year, with our junior high programs getting into swing and 16 sophomores coming back." Early noted. "I was proud of our fifth-place finish. We rjualified i n every e v e n t w e entered. And I thought Karen Sargent was one. of the outstanding performers there." DALLAS (AP) -- The future may belong to wonderchild Bjorn Borg of Sweden, but big John Newcombe capped a nine- month campaign Sunday to prove he's the current king of tennis. The 29-year-old mustachioed Newcombe, looking much like a gunfighter with his duck walk and dark features, overcame a dazzling slart by the 17-year-old Scandanavian sensation to capture the World Champions of Tennis 4-6. 6-3, 6-3, 6-2. Newcombe, who earned $50,000. a diamong ring, a Cadillac, and a fur coat for his wife on Mother's Day. said "Nine months ago I wanted to win this (tournament) and become No. 1 and now I've done it." In upping his prize money to $174.085 for the year. Newcombe became the second Australian to win this prestigious event. Ken Rosewall won the first two WCT finals and Stan Smith of the United States took it last year. Newcombe, playing the floppy-haired Borg for Ihe first time, said "I think it's obvious lhat he's going to be one of Ihe leading players for many years. He has certainly achieved a lol at an early age." FATHERLY ADVICE Newcombe also offered Borg some falherly advice, telling the teen-ager: "I think there's a great danger of overplaying and I think because he's so good at 17 everyone wants him lo play every week . . If he's really smart about it he'll jusl ake a monlh off now and then.i He's got plenly of lime. The way he hits the ball he's going :o have a lol of trouble with his arm in a few years unless he rests now and then." Newcombe said he hopes his five year-old snn, Clint, will become as fine "a gentleman, sporLsman and champion" as Borg. "It's a pleasure to see a young man now who doesn't get the big head with success," Newcombe said. "There are so many young sportsmen around who get very big-headed at 17 with a few wins. I don't know Borg lhat well but from whal I've observed he appears not In be big-headed . . . I think he's a pleasure lo have around." Borg. who won the biggest paycheck of his life with the 520,000 runner-up prize, said "lie was loo good for me There is no doubt he is the No 1 lennis player in the world." Winner Declared RALEIGH, N.C. -- Jo Ann Prentice, with a 36-hole lotal 137, was declared the winner o t h e rain-shortened 535,00 American Defender Golf Clas sic when the final round wa: called due to heavy rains. Petty In First NASHVILLE, Term. -- Rich nrd Petty, afler following Cal Yarhorpligh for most of th race, finally took ihe lead an won the $36,000 Music City 420. hird quarter, Abdut-Jabnar nd Mickey Davis led the ucks lo wilhin 71-68 as the ourlh period started. But Cowcns touched off eight onseculive Boston points as ie Celtics regained momen- um. Davis scored 13 of his 15 inLs in the second half. ' ' E v e r y b o d y kept their oise," Heinsohn said. "They nade a good run at us. but ley had a good distance to o-.iie from and they expended lot of energy trying to catch UP-" . ,, "We were more aggressive, aid Boston defensive ace Don hanoy who. despite foul rouble, helped hold Buck play- uaker Oscar Robertson lo two laskcts in 13 shots. Bucks' Coach Larry Costello ..aid the Celtics' constantly ressing defense was more ef- eclive than any offensive ad- uslments marie. B u c k B o h Dandridge, rounded by Havlicek. scored 14 joints. His r u n n i n g mate at for- vard, Cornell Warner, added list one. Robertson, 35. who may have played the last game of his ril]iant 14-year NBA career, said the Celtics "just outplayed is. We did the best we could. Dul a better team beat us today." Because the Bucks had earned $40.000 for the best record in the NBA during the regujar season, their share of the championship money is more than Ihe Celtics'. Boston's victory Sunday was worlh $100,000 for a plavoff total of $215.001). The Bucks' $65.00(1 share as final-round losers will enable them to split a pot at $220,000. UA-Texas Game Set For TV LOS ANGEbES -- The first eleviscd Monday night Football aine in the history of NCAA 'onthall; four doubleheacler ales, including the first Thanksgiving Friday doiiblc- eader; and appearances by all he nation's top-ranked teams ligible for post-season play will KH the highlights of ABC's 1974 'NCAA Football" schedule. The majority of the schedule as announced by ABC Sports 'resident Roone Arledge at the A B C T e l e v i s i o n Affiliates meeting in Los Angeles. Due the scheduling flexibility afforded ABC by the National "ollegiate Athletic Association. many TV Barnes will not be elected until the Monday prior o air date. Notre Dame's Fighting Irish, lational champions of 1973, and he Crimson Tide of Alabama ·anked first prior to the Sugar 3owl Game on New Year's ve. each will appear at leasl twice on the schedule. Coach Ara Parseghian's 24-2,1 conquerors of Alabama wil appear on "NCAA Football's' first televised Monday nigh game in history, Sept. against Georgia T e c h in Atlanta. The Irish also will be seen nationally in a cla'ssi matchup at the University o Southern California in th second hall ol a doubleheader Saturday. Nov. 30. Alabama will appear in on of the Friday. Nov. 29, double header games against its tra ditional cross-state rivals, th Auburn Tigers. LSU's Benga Tigers will visit Alabama in key Southeastern Conferenc Insti in nue nT two games, Eiturday, N T ov. 9. In an extraordinary double- cader, Saturday. Nov. 23, Big en co-titlists Michigan and Ohio State will try to break heir 1973 tie game prior to the acific Coast Conference's jattle of the titans, UCLA and use. ABC's season opener, on Saturday, Sept. 7, also will match two Top 20 teams -- the Volunteers of Tennessee at UCLA. The University of Texas makes three appearances - on he ABC Television Network his season. The traditional Arkansas-Texas game will be the national telecast of Saturday Oct. 19. SEPT. 7 Tennessee at UCl.A (national) "jEPT fl Notre name at Gyrate Tech niptit game, naiionnl) SEPT II Slnntord nt penn Slat* i final) SEPT. 21 Nebraska at Wisconsin [regional) Miami K!a.) at Houston Air Farce at Oregon Ohio University at Kent Stale SEPT 28 Texas nl Te,\as Tech (regional) Wa,OiinglM Slate al Illinois North Carolina nl Maryland Hob- Cross at Harvard Arkansas at Texas (naHoimn LSU at Alabama (national) Michigan at Ohio State USC-UCl.A (national) NOV. 29 TBXRS AM nt Texas (national) Auburn at Alabama (national) NOV, 30 Noire Dame nt USC (national) DEC. 7 nivlsinn U Championship Semi-Final Game oHl. Baton RIHIKP. T.a. (regional) Division ii championship Semi Finn] Game, Pioneer Boa-. Wichita Falls, Tex. Division II championship Swni-Fina! SiASS BOA-!, Phoenix City, A!a. DEC. U Division II Championship Gamo, Camellia Bowl, Sacramento, Calif. ( n a t i o n a l ) OCT 19 NOV. 1) NOV. 23 {national) steel belted radicals Take a good friend for a Sunday drive. 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