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Northwett Arkansas TIMES, Friday, Sept. 20, 1974 iiiiiiiiniiniuiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiinniiniiiiiiiiinitiiiniiiuiiui Professional Baseball nilllim[!!lllinnill«llini!ill!llll!lllllllll!llll!ll]!ll!llllllllll[! By The Associated Press American League East W L Pet. GB Baltimore 81 70 .535 -New York 80 70 .533 Vi Boston 77 72 .517 3 Cleveland 73 75 .493 GVz Milwaukee 72 78 .480 8 'A Detroit 09 81 .460 11V4 West Oakland 85 66 .563 -Texas 80 70 .033 5 Minnesota 77 74 .510 8 Playing In Little Rock Difficult For Pokes; Razorbacks Are Favored LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- Pity George Palmer and the other Oklahoma State seqjjirs. One more year of eligibility and they would have enjoyed a natural earplug! for the Razorback crowds at Little Rock. Arkansas plays OSU at QHlliualoT- Tinvt vnnr^thp first. FS 26 Floyd Hogan (5-11, 174, Sr.) 17 Bo Busby (6-1, 188 Soph.) RC 40 Rollen Smith (6-1, 177, Sr.) 31 Howard Sampson (5-10, 185, Fr.) OKLAHOMA STATE OFFENSE Chicago 73 77 .487 II Kan City 73 78 .483 12 California 61 90 .404 24 Thursday's Results Detroit 3, Boston 1 Baltimore 7, New York 0 Kansas City 4, Oakland 3, 10 innings Only games scheduled Friday's Games Cleveland (G. Perry 20-10 and F. Peterson 9-12) at New York (Tidrow 12-12 and Gura 4-0), 2, twi-night Baltimore (Grimsley 17-13) at Boston (Drago 6-9), N Detroit (Fryman 6-8) at Milwaukee (Champion 11-3), N California (Ryan 20-15) Minnesota(Decker 15-12), N at Kansas City (Fitzmorris 11-6) at Texas (J. Brown 12-12), N Oakland (Abbott 5-5 or Hamilton 6-4) at Chicago (B. Johnson 8-4), N Saturday's Games California at Minnesota Cleveland at New York Baltimore at Boston Detroit at Milwaukee Oakland at Chicago, N Kansas City at Texas, N Sunday's Games Cleveland at New York Baltimore at Boston California at Minnesota Oakland at Chicago Kansas City at Texas Detroit at Milwaukee 1 St. Louis Pittsburgh Philaphia Montreal New York Chicago National League East W L Pet. 80 70 .533 79 70 73 77 71 78 67 82 63 86 West Los Angeles 94 56 .530 .487 .477 .450 .423 cm 7 · 8% ViVz Cincinnati Atlanta Houston San Fran San Diego .627 .609 .550 .507 .447 .362 .11K ·18 27 40 ime the Razorbacks have layed in Slillwater since 1952. The opposition was then called Oklahoma AM. Saturday night, its Arkansas vs. OSU at Little Rock. Palmer and the Cowboy veterans know what that means. "Playing in Little Rock is a monster with all those people calling the Hogs," Palmer said. "I was so nervous playing there my first two years, both limes I went the wrong way on the first play. Last year I kept telling myself over and over I was gonna go the right way but the first call was '45' and I ran a '44.' The 1973 Arkansas game also brings back fond memories for OSU. The Cowboys wiped out the Razorbacks 38-6, OSU's first victory over Arkansas in six attempls. Arkansas, coming off a 22V upset of Southern California, is a one-touchdown favorite. OSU crushed outrhanned Wichita State 59-0 last week, but Coach Jim Stanley says the victory proved little. "There's no way you can get a picture of your team's real ability unless you play against a team of equal ability," Stanley said. A r k a n s a s Coach Frank Broyles, in response to a question, said he did not think his team would be reliving the USC game Saturday night. He was asking to compare OSU and USC. "We were playing a finesse team Saturday," he said. "This is more of a jaw-to-jaw type offense and defense." Both OSU and Arkansas will use the wishbone offense. Brent Blackman, the super-quick quarterback who operated the Cowboys' attack last year, is gone. His replacement SE 9 Gerald Bain (6-2, 185, Fr.) 82 Jon Campbell (6-0, 160, Jr.) . LT 77 Tom Wolf (6-5, 234, Sr.) Tribe Suffers loss In League Opener Rain, Oakdale Drowns Ramay 6-0 By lill,I, KENNAN Of the TIMES Sports Staff It wus a wet, tired and irnbably discouraged group of Ramay Indians that trudged off H a r m o n Field Thursday evening after · dropping a 6-0 league decision to Rogers Oakdale. First, those little mistakes continually kept Hamay's of- iense unlracked, then there was a momentary lapse and a pass interception that eventually led to the only Rogers touchdown, and finally there was the rain and a power failure that left UIB field dark and the Indians stranded inside the Oakdale 20 yard line. Ramay coach Gerald Daily had already predicted that the key to stopping Rogers would he , dealing with running back Marly Heyue. The Indians never really shut off the big Rogers runner, but they did slow him down enough to generally stop the Rogers offense. The vivitors took the opening kickoff and showed off Heyno's talents before fourth down showed up on the Ramay 44. 74 Larry Harris (6-5, 248, Jr.) LG 03 Gene Ritz (6-1, 231, Sr.) ti Soph.) c r Jr.) Mark Perrelli (6-5, 251, Gary Chlouber (6-2, 223, 54 Mike Rilz (6-0, 210, Soph.) RG 66 S. L. Stephens (6-3, 232, Sr.) 61 Jim Lcdford (6-1, 230, Soph.) RT 72 Derrel Gofourth (6-2, 228, Soph.) 71 Bob Ringwall (6-4, 248, Soph.) TE 80 Ron Boyer (6-3, 233, Sr.) 83 "Bruce Blankenship (6-4, 229, Soph.) QB 15 Charlie Weatherbie (62, 183, Soph.) 10 Scott Burk (6-2, 186, Fr.) LII 44 Leonard Thompson (60,184, Sr.) . 25 Alfred Nelms (6-1, 183 Sr.) FB 35 . George Palmer (6-1, 301, Sr.) 32 Robert Turner (5-11, 192, Soph.) RH 43 Terry Miller (6-0, 186, The Indians then took control on their own 31 but three five yard penalties kept Ramay in the hole. Quarterback Todd Darter and running back Curtis Mahone looked impressive with the ball, but the penalties forced a punt from their own 47. - ·;;' In the second period Raijny seemed to have shaken irtpst vestiges of the mistake virus and used Mahone and Darter o move well within Rogers crritory. Mahone was picking up a consistant four to eight i»ards on a nice looking off tac- le play while Darlcr found room running around end. With 4:00 left in the half Mahone jumped into the middle of the defense and funrblcd in the process to end a Ramay threat that began on the Indian 40 and ended on the Rogers 22. Early in the third period Darter was shaken loose from the ball at his own 44 anc Rogers' Marty H e y n e recovered. The Oakdale team was well aware of what a big breal was and capitalized in s h o r I order. It was Heyne bulling his way inside who capped the drive with a one yard burst. Oak dale's Tom Connell tried to con vert the six point lead into eigh but slipped on his way around end. Darter gave the home fans something to cheer about as he very nearly ran the ensuini kickoff 70 yards for a touch down. The Indian quarterback carefully followed his blocking to near midfield and thei jumped through the appropriate West Fork Tops Lincoln 16-8 hole and into the open However, Darter then slippei on the rain slickened turf an 'ell without opposition. By now the rain was fallin. in ernest. In fact it wa pouring. With time running o swimming out in the fourt period 1 Curits Mahone converte his favorite off tackle play int 22 yards to the Rogers 4' Mahone picked up five mor on the next play before Darte found room around end for 2 yards and a first down at th Rogers 21 with leass than tw minutes showing on the clock. The r ai n'continued to fa faster when the Indians line up with less than a minute le in the contest the lights failed The officials conferred an Kenny Walker (6-3, Thursday's Games Chicago 7, Philadelphia 4 Pittsburgh 8, St. Louis 6 LosAngeles II, San Diego 2 Cincinnati 8, San Francisco 4 Only games scheduled Friday's Games New York (Sadecki 8-8) at Pittsburgh (Brett 13-8), N Chicago (Bonham 11-19) at St. Louis (Forsch 5-4), N Atlanta (P. Niekro 17-12) at Houston (Richard 2-1), N Philadelphia (Carllon 14-12) at Montreal (Renko 11-14), N San Diego (Mclntosh 0-3) at Los Angeles 6), N (Messersmith 11- Cincinnati (Kirby 10-8) at San Francisco (Caldwell 13-4), N Saturday's Games NewYork at Pittsburgh Chicago at St.Louis Philadelphia at Montreal San Diego at Los Angeles Cincinnati at San Francisco . Atlanta at Houston Sunday's Games New York at Pittsburgh Chicago at St. Louis Atlanta at Houston Philadelphia at Montreal Cincinnati at San Francisco San Diego at Los Angeles mini Charlie Weatherbie, a sophomore. Arkansas was inept on offense against OSU in 1973, but showed potential against USC. The three running backs--Ike Forte, Marsh White and Barnabas White--rushed for a total of 219 yards and each averaged 4.3 yards per carry or better. PROBABLE LINEUPS ARKANSAS OFFENSE SE 88 Reggie Craig (6-0. 187, Sr.) II Kelvin O'Brien (6-1, 184, Fr.) 46 Jr.) OKLAHOMA STATE DEFENSE LE 57 Jesse Hudson (6-2, 223, Sr.) 48 Mike Allen (6-2, 201, Jr.) LT 92 James-White (6-5, 251, Jr.) 87 Calvin Miller (6-2, 229, Sr.) NG 78 Carl Devorce (6-1, 261, Sr.) John Boyer (6-2, 232, Soph.) RT 91 Phillip Dokes (6-5, 256, Soph.) 97 Chris Dawson (6-4, 240 Fr.) RE 58 Tony Buck (6-0, 205, Sr.) 59 Daria Butler (6-3, 196, Fr.) SLB 45 Marcellous Mitchell (6-0, 194. Sr.) 89 Richard Allen (6-2, 244, Soph.) .WLB 39 Brent Robinson (6-0, 204 Jr. 51 Donnie Reddic (6-0, 193, Jr.) LT 74 Gerald Skinner (6-5, 255, Soph.) 78 David Sprfggs (6-0, 230, Jr.) LG 68 Greg Koch (6-4, 233, Soph.) 57 Harvey Hampton (5-11. 237, Soph.) C 52 Richard LaFargue (6-5, 240, Jr.) Sports In Brief 58 Sam Soph.) P o p e (6-3, 230, Jr. LC 29 Reggie Pierson (5-11, 174, Sr.) 37 Bobby Shephard (5-11, 169, Sr.) FS 26 Darnell Meyers (6-2, 168, Jr.) 14 Jerry Cramer (6-3, 174, Fr.) SS 47 Carle Stremme (6-1, 173, Soph.) 84 Sam Lisle (6-2, 188, Soph.) RC 34 Mike Terry (5-11, 172, LINCOLN -- West Fork's junior Tigers scored a pair ol touchdowns in the third quartet to post a 16-8 District 1-A- conference win here Thursday night. After a scoreless first quarter, West Fork marched to the Lincoln 8-yard line, where they faced a first and goal situation. At that point, however, Lin-, coin's Lynn Elmore, intercepted a West Fork pass and returned it 92 yards for a touchdown. That came with 3:42 left in the half, and Preston Roberts followed it up with a run for the 2-point conversion, to put Lincoln on top 8-0. Tracy Risley picked up both West Fork touchdowns in the third quarter, the first coming with 5:27 left in the period on a Ij-yard run. Risley also ran for the 2-pointer to tie the game at 8-8. With just nine second left in the third quarter, Risley scored again for the decisive touchdown, followed by Jeff Baker's run for the two points to account for the final margin. Defensive leaders for West Fork included Richard Buss, Robert Reed, Steve Thompon and Scott Genereaux. West Fork is now 1-2 overall and 1-0 in conference play. Lincold is 0-2, w i t h both losses coming in the conference. Next Thursday West Fork plays at Green Forest and Lincoln goes to Farmington, Sr.) League Start Slated president of -the International Basketball Association, a new professional league with 10 franchises in the major European cities, announced the league will 'begin pay Jan. 17, 1975. Former Coach Dies IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Leonard Raffcnsperger, former head football coach at the University of Iowa, died of cancer at the age of 70. Ex-Manager Dies ORLANDO, Fla. -- James Wren "Zack" Taylor, who manage the hapless St. Louis Browns, died of an apparent heart attack at the age of 76. Pocer Wins Race DELAWARE, Ohio -- Billy Haughton urged Ambro Omaha, $5.60, past a tiring Boyden Hanover to win the 29th Little Brown Jug, the $132,630 middle log of pacing's Triple Crown. Meeting Extended NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Racing Assocation has announced that the thoroughbred racing meeting in the stale will 'be extenued through Jan. 4. RG 63 R. C. Thielemann (6-3, 235, Soph.) 69 Ron Fulcher (5-11, 225, Jr.) RT 70 Lee King (6-3, 245, Sr.) 67 Allen Petray (6-3, 235 Jr.) . TE 81 Doug Yoder (6-3, 220, Jr.) 82 Mickey Billingsley (6-2, 215, Soph). HB 85 Ike F o r t e (6-0, 198 Jr.) 21- Vaughn Lusby (5-9. 174, Fr.) FB 32 Marsh White (6.2, 220, Sr.) 36 Alan Watson (6-1, 200, Soph.) LHB 24 Barnabas White (511, 177 Soph.) 22 Elijah Davis (5-10, 180, Soph.) QB 10 Mark Miller (6-2, 188, Jr.) 19 Scott Bull (6-4, 206, Jr.) ARKANSAS DEFENSE LE 83 Ivan Jordan (6-2, 209 Jr.) 51 Johnnie Meadors (6-1, 206, Soph.) LT 75 Brison Manor (6-4, 235 Sr.) 77 Charlie Brown (6-4, 235, Soph.) LB 55 Dennis Winston (6-1, 214, Soph.) Billy Burns (6-1, 210, Sr.) N 65 Wayman Hawkins (6-2, 210, Jr.) 72 Leotis Harris (6-2, 260, Fr.) LB 76 Hal McAfee (60, 210, Jr.) Marvin Daily (6-0. 225, Jr.) RT 60 Jon Rhiddlchover (6-1, 230, Sr.) 73 Chuck McKinney (6-4, 225, Jr.) RE 44 William Watkins (6-3, 211, Soph.) 51 Johnnie Meadors (6-1, 206, Soph.) LC 29 Brad Thomas (5-10, 176, Jr.) 20 Muskie Harris (5-11, 174, Soph.) SS 49 Tommy Harris, (6-2, 187, Jr.) 25 Bruce Mitchell (6-3, 185, Soph.) 24 Milton Kirven (5-10, 172, Jr.) egan to escort the teams off ie field when the lights slowly egan to regain their bright- ess. Tho Indians had a crucial lird down and two near the 'akdale 10 but Darter could get nly one third down and lost territory on fourth as the rain ell even harder and time ran ut giving Rogers a wet 6-0 vic- ory. Despite mistakes though the ndians remained in the game and had several chances to capture the lead. "I was very proud of the way we played," aid head Ramay coach Gerald Jaily. "We stopped Heyne and played excellent team defense, t was just those mistakes that killed us. I really hate it when ve play so well and then lose t on penalties." Curtis Mahone showed Daily alenty. On 20 carries the heat Indian runner picked up 105 yards. It was estimated that an idditional 40 yards were callec aack because of penalties. Todc Darter made a nice contras' '.o the off tackle slashes o Mahone. Darter finished with 51 yards on 10 carries. In all Ramy produced 16C total yards, not bad for a we sloppy evening. The defense also showed well generally botteling up Oakdale' offense. Daily cited the play o Bobby Martin, Billy Smith Wendell Harris, Greg Hall Jackie Eiland, Doug Baird, anc David Elam. : Even though it was a los Daily found reason to loo: forward to the next games. "\V made our mistakes, but the we showed that we could mov the ball and we didn't give u even at the last of the game, aid Dally, "I think we'll have really good team this year." The Indians will get a chance to prove Daily right with » win next week against Siloa.ni Springs. · Thewortcfe finest Bourbon since 1795. 80 PROOF UWlXUr STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY.OrSTlUn) *NO BOITUD BY TH£ JAVtS B. BCAH MSTHJ.WG CO, CtEDKONF. 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