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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 16

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N«rihw*tt Arkansas TIMES, Wed., May 29, 1974 rAVtTTIVILLC, ARKANSAS Dodgers May Set Team Offense Marks As Hot Bats Melt St. Louis ST. LOUIS (AP) -- If the Los! Angeles Dodgers don't set team West Coast records for offense, Manager Walter Alston llii:iks he may miss his guess. The 62-year-old Alston watched his National League club pound out 20 hits in an 11-5 .victory over Ihe St. Louis Cardinals Tucsdey night and afterward acknowledged it has such poetntUI. "I guess it's the best we've ever had,'" he conceded of an attack featuring two home runs, two doubles and 16 singles. In further reference to an avalanche that boosted Dodger scoring lo 281 runs in 49 games, Alston quipped wryly, "I'll SPltle for that many in the «ext 50 games." Ken McMullen and .Too Ferguson. w!io smacked tvo lun homers, \verc leaders of an offense engulfing St. Louis despite Reggie Smith's three run homer. Ron Cey chipped in four sin gles lo Ihe steady barrage ant Bill Buckner, Bill Russell and Steve Garvey had three hit: each. "tn the last five or six game, the starting pitching hasn' been that good," Alston oh served, "but maybe by the tim we cool off with Ihe hats it'l be better." The Dodger rampage, slowe Monday during a 7-2 loss t the Cards, resumed Tuesda night at the expense of e.v-Lo Angeles bonus pitcher Ala Foster, 1-5. and four successors Two runners were lost on tempted stolen bases before ey singled in the second and ode home on Mcllullen's econd homo run. An inning later Russet lane 'illie Crawford singled around strikeout and Ferguson ispatched a Foster fast ball i 5-0 lead after Crawford ·as out stealing and Garvey ngled Russell home. Three more runs established i 8-2 Los Angeles cushion in he next inning hut starling ilcher Don Sutton was raked ty Smith's homer in the fifth nd gave way lo knucklcballer Charlie Hough, 5-1. "I just pul Iwo or three balls n the wrong place," said the lim Sutlon, who left vvilh his earn ahead 8-5. "Charlie's pitched well," noted Alston in respect to lough, who stopped the Cards on one hit over 2 1-3 innings NBA Drafts Two Arkansas Team Members By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Houston Rockets picked three Texas basketball players out of a total of ten Texas and Southwest Conference players chosen Tuesday by tne Nationa] Basketball Association in its an nual college draft. The Rockets chose Bobby Jones of North Carolina in the irst round then followed in the second, fourth, and sixth rounds y choosing guard Gus Bailey o Texas-El Paso, forward Big Men Taken Quickly In NBA Talent Draft Walton, Barnes Two Top Picks Robinson of Tcxas-Aus- tion, and center Lawrence Johnson of Prairie View AM. SMU guard Sammy Mervey went lo the Atlanta Hawks in the seventh round. The Chicago Bulls chose two Texans-forward Jim Forbes of UTEP in the fifth round and forward Randy Knowlcs of Texas AM in the sixth. The fledgling New Orleans club drafted Bruce King of Pan American in Ihe second round, ninth-round pick of NEW YORK (AP) -- Marvin Barnes' s worth more than Bill Walton. And Marvin tends lo agree. Wallon, the three-lime American and two-time College Player of the Year from UCLA, was officially made the No. pick in the National Basketball Association's draft of players by the Portlai 'ilazers Tuesday. Actually, the Trail had signed Walton be Jraft. the Bruins. 6-foot-ll cen ter agreeing to a five-year con tract for between *~ "" $3 million. Portland and IB teams wit h cords in the league last season riad conducted a coin determine the No. 1 Trail Blazers won. That left the 76ers No. 2 choice, and at rejected by the 'eague effort to draft 1974 " the Year David Th North Carolina jefore up. Mike Marshall moppsd Milwaukee Bucks was center Bruce Keatherslone of South west Texas while Ihe Philadel phia 76ers picked center Harvey "At the end of last year, in he winter and during spring raining he indicated he could throw the knuckleball over the plate." the Dodger manager added. Tommy John, 7-1, is scheduled lo pitch for the Dodgers lonight against right-hander Sonny Sieherg. 4-3, in the windup to a three-game scries. Likely to miss the game is Jim Wynn, who was also idled Tuesday night by a sore right elbow. "They didn't need me, anyway,'' he said. Catchings of Hardin-Simmons. commending a $3 mill selected Barnes, the American from Providence A very happy Barnes ack ledged that his mother was Marvin icr son Walton. ree. ne All-College i UCLA, e No. 1 isketbal! college id Trail Blazers fore the HI cen- r ear con- llion ant adelphia vorst re t season i flip t pick The with th er be.n le in a 3 Iayer o ·noson '. te". Ihe 6-9 All en co 5 acknow r was re pact. "That sounds good to me" t said. Barnes was the ation's leading rebounder last easori and the runnner-up in 813 by Denver o! the the American Basketball Association. Barnes' teammate, Kevin tacoro, was picked in the second round by the Boston Celt- cs. Big men were at A pre- muium in the first round, with 15 of the 18 players selected be- iiig centers or forwards. Buffalo selected Rhodes scholar winner Tom McM'llen o Maryland an tnt? ninth picl over-all, considered by some a surprise because the lanky McMillen might pass up pro hali to continue his education Furthermore, his toughnes stamina and lack of speed hav been questioned bv pro scouts. The Atlanta Hawks' first choice was center Mike Sojour ner of Utah, the Most Valuabl Player in the 1974 Nationa Invitation Tournament, 1 wh was taken from the hardshi list, Another center drafted as hardship in the first round wa uette, taken by the Chicago 1 ullj. It brought a bitter reac- ion toward pro recruiters and - rom Marquctte Coach Al IcGuirc. who lost juniors Jim Cr.ones in 1972 and Larry IcNeill In 1973 to the pros. The new New Orleans learn hose Aaron James of (iramul- ng in the second round as its irst selection. It had traded a- so named Scotty Robertson of Louisiana Tech as coach. In the only trade Tuesday, the New York Knicks gave their Lacrosse Debut TORONTO (AP) - National Hockey League player Doug Favell announced Tuesday he will play his first game Friday night with the Philadelphia Wings of the National Lacrosse League. Favell, who plays forward in lacrosse but goaltender for the NHL Toronto Maple Leafs, ha been working out with th permission by Leafs genera manager Jim Gregory t participate in the off-seaso irst-round choice to Chicago for orward Howard Porter and the lulls' second-round pick' in I'J75. Other big men selected in _he first round were 7-1001-4 Tom Burleson of North Carolina Jtate. by Seattle; A!'-American (ohji Shumate of Notre 'Dams, ry Phoenix; Bobby Jones of North Carolina, by Houston; Scott wetrman 01 vuiumuv, uy Kansas City-Omaha; Campy Russell of Michigan, by Cleveland; All-American Keith WU. kes of UCLA, by Golden State. and Len Elmore of Maryland, by Washington. Tom Henderson of Hawaii was the first guard chosen, ing to Atlanta. go- RECOVERY ROOM'S SKCIAL-OF-SPECIAIS Standard Sofa $1 QQ Completely er Hids-A-B«a IV V Rvupholsterad ' . . _ - - _ - ».»-,« | M -| j _ -- - THE FABRIC THE LABOR Any fabric up to $10 per yd. (ram our full line of boob Kirsch, Craven, O Us, Dogwood, Rushin Midwest - Herculons, 100% aylons, naugahyde, rel- w*4 f t f TCU, nc. Any fabric not Scotehgird- ed we will Scotchgard ffffL ircc, FREE PICKUP Removal of all old fabric tying of springs, reweb- bing, glueing of frame, repadding, wood, toncbup and any other necessary repairs. All Work GUARANTEED To YOUR Satisfaction. and DELIVERY WITHIN A 25 MILE RADIUS Call 521-8815 or Come to 3 East Mountain Women's Sports Growing Quickly PITTSBURGH (AP) -- In Ihe ·pace of just the past couple of weeks, the face of womens' intercollegiate sports in Pennsylvania has changed completely. Recruiting, athletic scholarships, summer sports camps and even televised games are either reaJities or being planned. The first piyiblic word came Friday, when it was learned Penn Stale had approved as many as 50 athletic scholarships for women starling this fall. Not counting its 100 football grants, Penn State awards about 100 athletic scholarships to men. While Penn State was about d e c i d i n g scholarships to women, University of Pittsburgh recruiting. And Pitt has been so granting Ihe cessful, Sandra going lo says basketball coach Bullman, thai "we're national championship with these girls.' But from the defending national champions, Immaculata College of llalvern, Pa., comes a challenge. "Tell Pitt to add us to their schedule," said coach Cnlh Rush. Her teams have compiled 744 record the past four seasons. Her husband, Ed. an officia in the National Raskctbal Association for seven year until lie switched lo the 'riva American Baskelbal Asso ciation this past season, saic Immaculata's f o l l o w i n g i growing by leaps and bounds. Rush said next year's lean has been scheduled into Madi son Square Garden and wi lay twice in Phladclphia's asketball shrine, the Palestra. And there is more. "We'are very, very close tn igning a television contract," .ush said. "The interest efinitely there, and women's asketball will definitely be a ajor spectator sport in the fu- ure." The rush to financial aid for ·omen athletes and the ipgrading. of long-neglected !· o m e n ' s sports programs iround the nation has been rompted by a set of guidelines eing drafled by the federal Department of Health, Education and Welfare. 11 is believed they will call ·U least for equal opportunities or women athletes in colleges a n d universities receiving uderal funds. Ignoring the guidelines could mean loss of Ihe federal money. Penn Slate, with 10 years of ntercpllegiate women's athletics behind it, doesn't have as far to go as many schools. Its assistant athletic director, Delia Durant, is a woman. Its women have an entire mildipg for their program, and they receive an increasingly rge share of the athletic budget. The decision to start awarding scholarships. for example, probably adds 50 per cent to this year's estimated intercollegiate expenditures of ?40,000 for women. n contrast, the mens' teams, not counting football, spent about $280,000 this year. "But that's deceptive,' said r e t i r i n g basketball coach Maryann Domitrovilz. "We get all the support, in terms of money, equipment, advice and encouragemenl. that we need." Arkansas Travs One-Hit Amarillo For 5-1 Victory By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS San Antonio shut out Shreveport 1-0 and 3-0 in a twin bill and boosted iLs West Division lead in the Texas League to two and one-half games Tuesday night. In other games, runnerup El Paso lost ground to San Antonio even though it hung a 10-4 defeat on Victoria, the East Division pacesetter; Midland and Alexandria split a doubleheader. Midland taking the opener 4-1 and Alexandria the 10-inning nightcap 7-4. and Arkansas nested Amarillo 5-1. Dennis Eckerslev tossid picked up his fifth victory with help from four hits by teammate John Balez to down the Victoria Toros. The Arkansas Travelers did all their scoring in the first inning, and that was more than enough (o subdue Amarillo. Doug Capilla. on ir,» mound for the Travelers, set the Texas visitors down with just one hit during his six-inning stint. They've matched the «?*ie way again tonight with cinuble- headers on tap for Victoria at El Paso and Amarillo at Arkansas, and single games matching a a ? hrcve P'rt at San Antonio and one-hitter for the San Antonio! M j d l a n t i at Alexandria. Brewers in the first game against the visiting ShrevepDrt Captains as his leammatfs managed Just four base knocks, and the home club's Ron Salver set the Louisianans down with just two hits in the afterpiece. Midland's Cubs came up with a three-run ninth inning lo break a 1-1 deadlock and beat the Alexandria Aces in their opener. Dave Wall was the bjg noise for the home-standing Aces in the second game, going in as a pinch runner and staying to deliver a home run which decided the issue. Fn the swatfest at El Paso. DiaKos pitcher John Andrews TERMITES? CALl ADMIRAL PEST CONTROL ch« Ann Spidert. etc COMMWCIAl t Ticket Sale BALTIMORE (AP ) The public sale of Baltimore Colts season tickets, an unheard of' ! P h e n o m e n o n since team's formative years, will begin at 9 a.m. Monday. Only about 36,000 season tickets or the 197-1 season have been sold by the Xational Football League team so far as compared with some -iS.OOO last 5'/4% 63/4% fff bare · (artel? profna ud interest rate te neet your needs. FayettevilU Savings Loan Association Ml H. East Avenue Jetco electric trolling motor. For small boats, car-toppers, and canoes. Special 22.88 This 2 speed, 12 amp. electric trolling motor will run all day al low speed on a 12 volt battery. Features 4 position tilt bracket with positive horizontal lock, 360° pivotal'and fixed "autcHoc 1 sleermg^' Ideal unit for small and I ightweight craft and for moving quietly in shallow waters, shorelines and weed beds.' Come, see it at Penneys now. JCPenney sporting goods sale For 3 days only. We're towering our already low prices on these famous brands. Berkley 6' spinoast rod. Stainless steet guides, cork handle. Asserted colors. Ki/MAf 7 fiQ Telescopic spinning rod with cork handle, 3 stainless steel niUW / .OO bridoed auides. For 4-12 Ib. line More Camping Buys. Mow 11.88 Coleman 220F lantern with 2 pt. tank. Unassembled. Coleman 220F lantern with reflecting ventilator. Unassembled. 2 gal. Jug. Now 5.M Cdenxin 38 Qt. Now 8.W Poly-Lite Cooler. Coleman 425E stove. One gallon Coleman fueL New Me Coleman 413G stove. Deluxe 2 burner unit uses white gas or Coleman fuel. "Closeout" Johnson Commander 150 Reel -- Now . . . . Now .15.88 Garcia 120 Rod Ree! Set -- Now 14.88 Garcia 320 Rod Reel Set --Now 14.88 Southbnd Spincast Set. Now 3.88 7.88 Zebcb 33 spinning reel. Lexan body, stainless steel cover, spring actuated drag system with selective anti-reverse. Southbend Spinning Set. 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