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NorlhwMt Arkansas TIMES. Sun., FAYtTTCVILLI, ARKANSAS Aug. First National Bank Members of the First National Bank girls Softball team for 1974 were (front row, left to right) Lynn Wood,. Beth Ml- ohels, Carmella Montez, Ter- esa Scarhrough and Jacki Sabbce; middle row: Jan Gilliland, Glcnda Brooks, Brenda Gabhard, Belinda Dulton and Vicki Wray; top row: Shelly. Lashley, Susan Pearce, Kelly Pills and Terry Johnson. Not pictured IK Coach teroy Pearce. Pirates Deal Slumping LA Its Fifth Straight Loss In Televised Contest Despite His Sore Back '' i ' f , WETHERSFIELD, ' "f 'b'onnJ ,AP) -- Lee Trevino has: a slightly sore back but he's not complaining. ' . The same Trcvinb - is three strokes off the lead in'the Sammy Davis Jr.-Grealer Hartford )pen and he's complaining slightly about.that. · "I don't like being three strokes behind on this course," Trevino s a i d : Saturday after shooting a third-round 69, two 1 under-par, for a three-round.to- ,al of 202. ·· '··'.' ? ::· ! « . 'He trails the front-running jave Stockton, the 1 pleasant 24lifornia'n who has-' led. or shared the lead all- the way Stockton's 199 is 14-under-par art out pretty fast Sunday to lake his- move for the. $40,000 ip prize in - t h e $200,000 tour- iey. "I'd like to be a couple un- er par after .the first four oles. I've got to shoot -65 tomorrow to be a real chat enge," he said. Par. is 71. Trevino said he popped the PITTSBURGH Oliver's eighth (AP) - Al, inning single drove'home Richie Hebner with tbS;-'winning run Saturday and thg Pittsburgh Pirates stung slumping Los Angeles 4-3. It was the fifth consecutive lo|j for the Dodgers, leaders of the; National League's West Division. Hebner opened the eighth with his double against loser Afi3y Messersmith and Oliver drilled the single that capped Pittsburgh's comeback. "The Pirates had tied the game with, two runs after two were out in the sixth inning afainst Messersmith, who had allowed only two hits and one run" over the first five innings. Then; with one out in the sixth, he walked Hebner, and, after getting Oliver on a fly ball, he walked Willie Stargell. Richie Zisk followed with an RBI single and Manny Sanguil- [en doubled to score Stargell. Zisk was cut down at the plate to end the inning. ; ' The Dodgers had opened the scoring in the second when Tom Paciorek singled and rode home on Steve Yeager's double. TWO' IN SIXTH They added two more in the sixth when Steve Garvey doubled and scored on Ron Cey's single. Two outs later, Paciorek, who had forced Joe Ferguson, came home on singles by Yeager and Messersmith. · The Pirates' other run came in the fourth when Hebner doubled, reached third on a wile pitch and came home on an in- tield out. The Pirates had just six hits jut four of them were doubles. " And .it was IHebner's second Sharon Fuels Tigers Triumph OAKLAND (AP) -^ Dick Slia ron belted a tw6;run .hpmer in the second inning .and. th.e De troit Tigers held ,jn' to .deleal the Oakland A's4 : 3 Saturday. The Tigers ', picked, .iig ..two runs, in the first inning' o"n sin gjes by Ron Leflore, Al Kaline Ben Oglivie and an error by Oakland starter Glenn Abbott. Detroit knocked Abbott out ir the second inning when Tom Veryzer opened with a wall and scored on. Sharon's secom home run of the baseball sea on. · ' - ' " . -That gave the Tiger's a 4- double; which (so^to .the -winning nin · fiti-ffie-' eigftr|jand to Mes- ser5'miln'V b'eirtg'S'.tfelieved by Mike 7 Marshall. Vv . Oliver followed Hebner with'i single, chasing the; third baseman home with the winning run--the third tally for Hebner; The Dodgers threatened^, in the ninth when Yeager singled and was sacrificed to second by Manny Mota. Ken McMullen, pinch hitting for Dave Lopes; singled to ]eft, .but Veager stopped at third. Dave Ginsli came on to replace Jerry 'Re'uss on the mound for 'Pittsburgh and forced Bill Buckner, hitting for Bill Russell, to tap into a game- ending double play. , edge ^but Oakland cut it in hal in :t.he fourth, when : Reg'gii Jackson led off witlr a walk'ahi scored on Gene-Ten ace's i8t: homer.. ' f l '~ £'*?!·-·· ··· '· In the fifth; 'Bfll" Nbrth v =sih gled, stole second and race home on Bert Campaneris single; making it 4-3. John Hil er, ace of the Tigers' bullpen relieved following Campaneris hit and shut the A's out the res of the way. ferry Blanks Texas Rangers ·CLEVELAND (AP) -- Jim Perry fired a four-hitter and Charlie Spikes drove in a pair of- runs to lead the Cleveland InSians to a 4-0 victory over the T.exas Rangers Saturday. ·Perry, 13-8, did not allow a runner to get past second base. He="struck out one and walked none. · ^vTohn Lowenstein reached second:: in the third inning when Cesar Tovar dropped his fly ball. He moved to third on a fielder's choice arid scored on Spikes' single to give the Indians a 1-0 lead. ·In the fifth inning Frank Duf- fyjled off with a single. Low- eiisteiri .sacrificed Duffy to sec- onB and was safe when Rangers pitcher Steve Hargan, 9-8;: hobbled the bunt. 'Duffy scored on Jack Broha- rrief's single and Lowenstein, who moved to third on the hit, came home on Rusty Torres' sacrifice fly, putting the Indians ahead 3-0. ·They got their final run in the eighth, when Torres doubled, took third on a fly ball by John ElliB and scored on a sacrifice fly !by Spikes. Medich Hurls Three-Hitter As NY Yankees Edge Chisox NEW YORK (AP) -- Doc Medich limited Chicago to three hits and Lou Pinella' cracked a two-run single in the first inning to carry the New York Yankees to a 2-1 victory over the White Sox S a t u r d a y - i n a Same halted after 6V5 innings because of rain. Medich, 14-11, struck out five and walked four. Sandy Alomar drew a walk off Bart Johnson, 4-2, to lead off the bottom of the first. Then, with Elliott Maddox at the plate, the game was delayed for 1 hour : 14 minutes by a heavy rainstrom. When play resumed, Maddox doubled to the left field corner, Alomar stopping at third. After Bobby Murcer struck out,- Ron Blomberg walked to load the bases, then Piniella laced his two-run single to center. Pat Kelly's leadoff double in the first inning was the only hit for the White Sox over the first five innings.' .; Chicago got its run in the sixth when .Jorge Qrla. singled through the middle, Tony Muser dropped a double down the right field line and Carlos May grounded, out to. Alomar,, Orta scoring on the play. Heavy rain resumed during the sixth inning: and play, was stopped for good during - the bottom of the seventh after'a wait of 40 minutes. Winfield's HR Paces Padres CHICAGO v ... ,,, v ^,, r .... J ,.. field ripped a. : two-run, homer.j the-eighth-inning Saturday^ lit ing the San Diego Padres to 4-3 ' victory over the Chicag Cubs. Winfield's 16th homer of. th baseball season .came after walk to Willie McCovey an ended a three-game Chicag winning streak. Don Kessinger's seventh-i ning'Single.broke a tie and pu the Cubs in front. Kessinger hit followed 'singles ·. by - Osca Zamora and Steve Swisher. The Padres got to Cub slarte Bill; Bonham for -a 2-0 lead j the., fourth. Johnny 'Grufc opened with a single and a vanc'ed to fhir.d ,on .Winfield one.:out single fto .left.' Derr'e Thomas walked to fill the base before Fred Kendall's secon single scored both .Grubb an Winfield. . ; .. J' ." Chicago . used cohsccutiv double by Jose Cardcnal an Billy Williams, for its first ru After .Andy Thornton filed de to Winfield, Williams took thir and scored. on Jerry Morales sacrifice'fly. , ; Giants Defeat Namath-less New York Jets NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) -Rookie running back Doug Ko- taC'.of, the New York Giants scored two touchdowns and the Giants' defense intercepled three passes Saturday on the way to a 21-13 National Foot- balj League exhibition victory over the New York Jets. Veteran Giants' quarterback Randy Johnson, starting along with seven offensive rookies, led a 70-yard drive in the first quarter, capped by a 15-yard touchdown pass to tight end Bob Tucker to put the Giants on-the Scoreboard first. In the second quarter, Kotar took a short pass from Johnson alv.the sideline and evaded two Jet tacklers on the way to a 69- yard touchdown. "Jets' vetrean quarterback Al Wopdall, who was sacked five times in the first period by the charging Giants' line, was replaced in the second half by Joe Jones. Joe Namath, recently returned from player's strike, did: not accompany the team to New Haven. The Jets only successful drive covered 37 yards in eight plays. Rookie Bob Burns scored on a one-yard dive. Jones ran .into trouble with his passes, however, as Giants' backs Pete Afhas, Ron Luin- pk'in and Eldridge Small intercepted one pass each. The game was witnessed by 35,431 fans a^t the Yale Bowl compared to attendance of 70,800;fans a year ago. Orlando Blazers Negotiate For Relocation In Atlanta ATLANTA, Ga. (AP) -- Owners of the World Football League Orlando Blazers met with prospective new owners Saturday in an effort to finish negotiations for planned relocation of the team to Atlanta. "We have in our possession a letter from league Commissioner Gary Davidson okaying the transfer of the Orlando team' to Atlanta," said T.M. Alexander, one of the group interested in acquiring the franchise. "All we have to do is meet three conditions, and we're fairly certain we can do that." The major problem blocking the shift of the team has been finding an adequate stadium. The team has been negotiating with Georgia Tech for the use of Grant Field, which seats 60,000. "Georgia Tech's stadium was offered to the World Football League last year," said Alexander, "and we anticipate no problem getting it this year." The athletic hoard of Georgia Tech .will meet early in the week to consider the Blazers' request to rent Grant Field, Tech's acting-president said. EXPECTS DECISION Dr. Vernon -Crawford said he expects to have a decision «ar- y in the week on. whether the ithletic' board would recom- nend the proposal to the Board of Regents. Earlier, however, Dr. Joseph 'ettit, president of Georgia Pech',-:said he .doubted the Blaz- erS'-.w.oiild. be', allowed to use Tech's, stadium. L. "We.vhave' a real responsi- jilily to?bur own athletic pro!ram and particularly to our ine football team,""Pettit said. 'They use Grant Field in- .ensely all week, all fall. It is lard to imagine that a second .earn could be based in the same facility.*' Pettit added: "I have serious questions as lo the effect on the educational life of the institute of thousands of people coming to the campus during the middle of the week." The team, if the ! proposed t r a n s f e r does materialize. would play its first game in Atlanta on Aug. 28 -against the Memphis Southmen: - ;; The TIMES It On '^; Top of The News ·f*v*n Days a Wcekl Cynthia Hill Wins Amateur SEATTLE (AP) -- Cynthia Hill of Colorado Springs, Colo., defeated defending champion Carol Semplc of Sewicklcy, Pa.. 5 and 4 Saturday in the 36-hole final for the 74th U.S. Women's Amateur Golf Championship. It was the third trip to the finals in five years for the 26 year-old Miss Hill. She was three up after the first 18 holes Saturday, then played the next--and final--!· holes two under par. She was twice six up on Miss Semple. Miss Hill began to pull away when Miss Semple was in a back trap on the fifth hole ant blasted out long. Miss Semple chipped into a bunker on the fifth, hit a bad drive to lose th IfJlh and was down on the 12th. Both weer in traps on thi 14th, but Miss Semple chipped to within three feet to win the hole. She also look the 17fh, bu was over the green on *he 18th chipped weakly and two-putted the: ·cohipaeVcften friendly 598 r yar'd Welhersfield' County !ub course. The layout, marked by rcla- vely wide fairways and greens at have' drawn the pro's -plau- ts for the past three -days, las a lot of birdie holes," Tre- he's got to ino said. So. he figures. hurt my golf. I closer to the hol the last two days." of the current leader Miller,' who. is no this tourney i Trevino, 34, who tour victories and Open crowns, won After Three Rounds At St. Pau : ST. 'PAUL, Minn. (AP).-- Jo .nne' (jarner'.of La.ke. .'Worth, .'la., drilled'the firs't'hole-in-on'e f . her., .career ; Saturday . and formed over the windswept eller Golf Course with a three- nder-par 70 to take a five-, troke advantage into the final ou.iid of the $35,000 St. Paul. ,adies Open Golf Tournament. 'Mrs. Carner, who aced the .iar-thr.ee,. 140-yard fourth hole vith a seven iron, has an eight- KG Royals Nip Baltimore 3-2 BALTIMORE (AP) :-- Fred 'atekls · run-scoring single in ,he HBh inning liftod the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles Sat- ay- Beach, 44. Mrs. Carn«t', n her vinner's circle in 1973. While many ;uccumbed to ' jelting the 6,40 he 35-year-old urday night.- After Kansas ·City's Paul Splittorff and Baltimore's Jim Palmer- engaged in a scoreless duel over the first seven-innings, the Royals grabbed a 2-0 lead in the top of .the eighth. But : -the Orioles came- right back to tie the score in-the bottom half of ; the inning, . Kansas City got :its"-r.uns wheht'with OBe?..out,':pin(!h-hitteF .Wqhjferd'iwalked -and'.Brett -sin gleet.-'-;One : but - left, Patek slammed his two-fun double to left-center. Montreal Ekes Past Houston MONTREAL (AP) ' -- Ken Forsch walked. Ken'- Singleton with the bases loaded Saturday night to force in the winninj run and ' give "the Montrea Expos' a 3-2 : victory over -'the Houston Astros Saturday night. Ron Woods singled to stari the ninth and was sacrificed to second.' .Willie Davis was in tentiririaliy "walked and,' 'Xfte L'arry. Biitfner strhck b'ul, Mik Jorgdnsen walked Id load' th hasesf. Forsch',' 4-5, then walkec Singleton. : . Braves Clip Phils ; ATLANTA. ' (Apr -Baker's bases-loaded, ' ' I · · mplaining :k just about ring, practice rday's round. but it didn't hit the ball today than on the PGA ship just last on the PGA 66,886. A vic- him into first r list, ahead ader Johnny )t entered in has 17 PGA 1 two British n the Weth- Paul arsfield event in 1972 when it vas still called the Greater lartford Open. Entertainer Davis didn't attach his name, and the National Highway Safc- y Foundation's money, until ast year. No, he said, he wasn't under any. particular pressure playing n the same three-some with ,he leading Stockton. "I go out there to play the course," he said. On Sun'day, Trevino will be in the three-some just ahead of Stockton's trip. And that's wh; he wants to get a few, quid birdies-- just so Stockton can see the last-ditch . challenge coming. ier Leading Post of Del- j., remained place with a lowing a 74. the youngest PGA tour at i a , two-under- ho said she is the best golf t professional g her fourth 'GA'jto'u'r this g to reach the 1973. f the players strong winds -yard course. Mrs. Carner oth nines. LEATHER ed no. 17 and Saturday after ider 69 in the h was playec ·feet weather straight-73 and is at par, 146. Jo Ann P r e n t i c e a n d .enore Beserra- are tied.flt 147. Miss Beserra, of Woodlanc Hills, Calif., turned the front nine Saturday three strokes jelow par but ballooned to a four-over.-: 40 on. the back nine. 'Defending champion Sandra Calmer is among eight players bunched at 148':. Amateur Betty Lake \yillidrew ·Saturday after an opening-round 85. ST. PAUL Minn. C A P ) -- Sccnnd-njuiul leaders Saturday in the St. Pawl Open LPGA tournamonl over the 6.402-j-ard par-73 Keller Golf Course: JoAnne Cnrncr 68.70--13 Sandra Post . 69-71-- M3 Laura Baugh 73-71--: Bonnie Bryant 73-7?.-- 115 Pam'Hifgins 73-J3-- 1 Lenore Beserra 71-76 -Jo Ann Prentice 73.74--1' Jane Blalock · 73-75--148 Murle Breer · 71-77-Gloria Ehret '' ' M-74-148 Carla Glasgow 73-75-148 Marl«ne Ha pee 73-75-Karelin Kertzman 73-75 -Sandra Palmer . . 73-76-- under near conditions. Bonnie Bryant, of Oakland jiidy'Raniiin Calif., was the only other player Roberta Alters under par after 36 holes Miss TMJ »TM^ Bryant, who sandwiched 36s ntrae POKCII around the nine hole turn, is Marilyn smiih seven strokes back at 145, j^if^V Pam Higgins, of Palm i?X.M»?w Springs, Calif., fired a second Sandra f ' ' 75.73-71-75-- 1» 71-75--149 71-79--150 77-73-- 15ft Reds Move To Within 3f Of LA With Victory Humphrey Hose Barges Info ? , Buckeye Semis ! COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP)' -- inhbralded V e n e-z u · 1 s n ·. 7 umphrey Hose assured; him- .». elf of his , biggest payday^in . -; : . our professional seasons, whip-^ ,,; ing Sherwood Stewart in Sat- '.;, rday's quarter-finals of tha :· · 50,000 ,Buckeye Tennis.Cham- , - j - ionships. · : ·'·!'!·: Hose will'pick up a check for ..-, t least $2,500, even if he loses ..,. a the semi-finals Sunday ^.i gainst Mexico's : Raul Rami-, (..· Ramirez, fourth-seeded" ·:· in T ; liis 32-man event, polished oil i /iia Amritraj of India 6r7, M, .-? -2. in the other quarter-final = r · match Saturday. ' · ; = · ; ' Second-seeded Tom Gorman .1 [Seattle will face No. 3 seed ,; Roscoe Tanner of Lookout · ; Mountain, Tenn., in the-other ,' emifinal. Tanner and,Groman ;.: lad scored quarterfinal vie-.- A; ories Friday. - ' · : !; In the only other match Sat - ; - urday, the second-seeded dou- ;:, b!e s team of Bob Lutz of Ttou- iron, Calif., and Gorman reached the doubles finals by ; eliminating No. 4 seeded Charlie Pasarell of Puerto Rico- \,-, and Erik van Dillen of, Aptos, Calif., 7-6, 4-6. 7-6. Gorman and · Lutz won both of the tie-break- -" ers 7-5. The 28-year-old Hose, un- [ seeded in this tournament; had \ never reached the semifinals of ; a big tournament before his impressive victory over Stewart. : it was the first time in .four meetings that he had beaten nil · j Baytown. Tex., opponent.' · · ·· "I served real well, and 'I didn't miss many.first volleys,!'. ... said Hose, .whose previous big- .-. gest pro paycheck was $2,300.- · . ?.: Hose,.a Corpus Chris'ti, 7 Tex., .[. University product, explained ', his strong showing by saying:. .. "I'm not supposed to win. ,1 ^ don't have any pressure on r me." . . , - '-' Ramirez, who defeated Hose , in Davis Cup play in 1973,-had ,, five aces and took advantage of = eight double-faults by Amritraj, ,', ixlh-sceded'in the .tournament. \ Jimmy Connors, the Wimble- i Ion champion who won the l a s t . ; wo Buckeye singles titles, byr massed this tournament to play i n the Canadian Open. , : Both the. singles and the dou- , ·les finals will be played Mon- , day at Buckeye Boys :Ranch. · ;he singles winner vyill pick up , 19,000 and the doubles cham- .= pions will split-$2,400. , , c 'CINCINNATI (AP) -- Pitcher Jack Billingham equalled his entire season's hit output with a pair of singles, drove in a run and became the National League's first 15-game winner Saturday, night when the 'Cincinnati Reds downed the New York Mets 6-2. , TheNvictory.' moved .the..Reds within -3' ! /2 garnes. .of first : plaee Los Angeles : in . the National League .West. '.. . . ' , ' . , ' Cincinnati took the lead in the . fourth after wasting five base runners in the first three innings. . nimo with a sacrifice Fly. Pete Rose drove in the game- lying run with a single to.cen- ter and .broke..the.-tie as he scored,from first on Joe Morgan's double. 'Billingham drove in his first fun of the year in the fifth with a single behind, second. A second run scored, on Ray. Sadecki's wild pitch. . . ( " Billingham, --15-8,. facing "the Mets--for the first time this year, had -to survive a shaky first two innings. The. Mete jumped to a quick 2 : 0 lead with single runs in the first and second innipgs. Eddie Belmonle " · '; "-·c.-j Is Suspended :. SARATOGA SPRINGS, N, Y. '??. :AP - Jockey Eddie Bel- ,',,. nonle . was suspended- tor '20 ..,/ days Saturday by the. stewards v it Saratoga after an altercation -, in the track's recreation area. , ' · The incident occurred during . f ' . a Softball game Saturday .and , J involved Belmonte' and: Bill ,'.'. Nack, the racing writer for th» ,';.'.', Long...Island newspaper News-,. ' Say. .'.' : ' . .';,.,".'. '.':. ' ' · ' ' " ' . The stewards, took- their act, lions following an investigation. They did not elaborate. , : The suspension will.run from Aug. .10 to Sept. 8. Earlier in the day, Jacinto Vasquez, Laffit Pincay Jr.;. anj Miguel Rivera were each given seven-day .suspensions resulting from disqualifications in trireti different races Friday at Sara- ..' Ramay Boosters Sponsor Picnic The Ramay Athletic .-Booster Club is s p o n s p;r-i ; n. g-, ; ,.a "Bring Yourv. O.wn- (Picnic" supper tomoprcjW-,night,at-,.6;,'iO p.m. The picnic and-program will be held on the mall at Ramay Junior High School. · Invited are all students and families of · students who will participate this year in football, cheerleading, girls or boys basketball. swimming. to move that quickly," said Alexander. "We see no reason why we couldn't have the team here by then." The list of the possible new Atlanta owners reportedly includes David and Jack Pend- Icy. both architects, Atlanta businessman Jesse Hill. Larry Morris, Curtis and Glen Hicks and Jimmy Orr. Alexander also said the prospective new owners have been talking with Fulton County officials for the use of,Lakewood Stadium as a practice facility. Intrepid Beaten NEWPORT. R . I . (AP) -The Aluminum 12-meter Courageous defeated the two-time America's Cup winner Intrepid by two seconds Saturday in the closest trial race yet on Rhode Island Sound to select a U. S. defender for this year's America's Cup. The aluminum Mariner out- sailed the wooden Valiant by 46 seconds in the second race of the New Yr k Yacht C no Li'.a series Saturday. Both races covered miles. 24.3 John Milner s double drove Cesar Geronimo led off the Harrelsdii f o r ' t h e first run. single 'in the' 12th irtning gave 411, with a single to center and le Atlanta Braves a 7-6 victory cepcion on Jerry Grote s rou moved to third on a perfect hit ver the Philadelphia Phillies and-run single by Conception. tine grounder led to the Mets George Foster drove in 'Gero- tics, tennis, volleyball, track or be tours of the physical education and athletic facilities, conducted, by..;.ypung athletes, and; a. short..program 1 . Anyone who wishes "to belong to Ramay boosters, .'but 'cannol may. contact Mrs. Annette Darter at 521-1803.' HEAVY DUTY MUFFLER INSTALLED · Lifetime Guarantee F*r all American made pkkupi »nd MM «xc«pt MIKI Etden- do« and Toronadof. SEEBURG MUFFLER HTiKwiy 71 Horttl, North of City Lrmirt, ·prinfdalc, Arhantx

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