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18 Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Wed., Sept. 25, 1974 FAYETTEVH.LE, ARKANSAS GiiiiiiitiisiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiimiiiaiiBniiiiiiiiiiiii'iiiiliiiiniiiiiiiiiliiuiii Professional ; Baseball AMERICAN LEAGUE East W L Pet.. Evert Wins Too Easily Connors Won't Skip Big Net Event GB ' B a l t i m o r e 84 71 .512 -.-New York 84 72 .538 Vt Boston BO 74 .519 3tt ' Milaukee 75 81 .481 9% " Cleveland ,74 81'.477 10 -Detroit 71 83 .461 12Vi West . Oakland 87 58 .561 -Texas 81 72 .529 5 ^'Minnesota 80 75 .51G 7 Chicago 75 78 .490 11 '·Kan City 75 80 .484 12 .'California 62 93 .400 25 .'·-. Tuesday's Results ·' . Boston 4-4, New York 0-2 Chicago at Texas. 2, ppd., ; rain Milwaukee 4, Cleveland 3, 11 Innings Baltimore 5, Detroit 4 - California 9, Kansas City 3 Oakland 5, Minnesota 1 Wednesday's Games . Chicago (Kaat 19-13 and B. -Johnson 9-4) at Texas (Hargan 12-8 and Bibby 19-18), 2, N -" Milwaukee (Slaton 13-14) at : Cleveland (Peterson 9-13), N ·; Detroit (Lolich 16-19) at Baltimore (Grimsley 18-13), N ' Boston (Lee 17-13) at New -York (Medich 18-14). N : California (Hassler 5-11) at -Kansas City (Briles 5-5), N Minnesota (Blyleven 16-16) at Oakland (Hunter 24-12 or Abbott 5-6), N NATIONAL LEAGUE East W I, 82 72 82 76 73 69 65 84 By The Associated Press Jimmy Connors, U.S. Open and Wimbledon tennis champion, has changed his mind about skipping the $100,000 international open tennis tournament at the Cow Palace and will be here lor his first-round match Wednesday night, his agent said. And Connors' fiancee, Chris Evert, says playing in Denver is much easier than she expected. In fact, she complained that it was too easy after she defeated Kristy Pigeon 6-0, 6-0 in the opening round of a women's pro tennis tournament Connors' agent, Bill Riordan, telephoned tournament director Barry McKay Tuesday night to say Connors would arrive in San Francisco at 1 p.m. and be on hand for his 8 p.m. match with Richard Dell of Bethesda, Md. Aggie 'Backer Voted AP Laurels By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Remember the name Garth TenNapel. It's TenNapel, no space; not Ten Napel. Pretty soon it may be Garth Twenty- Tackle. After all, the Texas AM linebacker has made 20 tackles in each of the Aggies' first two ga-mes. He made 10 solos, as- sisted on 10 others and recovered a fumble to set up the winning touchdown in the 21-14 upset victory over Louisiana State Saturday night. For that performance, the 6- foot-2, 202-pound junior from Euless, Tex., has been named National College Lineman of the Week by The Associated Press. "It was the greatest game Garth ever played," said linebacker coacli John Paul Young, aware that TenNapel also made 20 tackles against Clemson a week earlier. Most of the Aggies' line- backing kudos the past two Pittsburgh St.. Louis Philaphia Montreal . New York Chicago Atlanta Pet. .532 .529 .494 .474 .451 .422 .538 GB 9 12% 17 14V4 5 19% 27 % 73 78 81 84 89 72 West Los Angeles 98 57 .632 Cincinnati 93 62 .600 Houston 78 76 .506 San Fran 71 85 .'!55 San Diego 57 99 .365 Tuesday's Results Chicago 6-2, Montreal 4-11 Philadelphia 6, New York 3 Cincinnati 5, Houston 1 ·: Pittsburgh 7, St. Louis 3 San Diego 3, San Francisco 2 Los Angeles 2, AllanU 1. 10 innings Wednesday's Games Montreal (Walker 3-5 and Blair 10-7 or Rogers 14-21) at Chicago (Kremmel 0-1 and Bonham 11-20), 2 New York (Sadecki 8-8 and Seaver 11-9) at Philadelphia (Twitchell 6-9 and Schueler 1015), 2, twi-night Houston (Richard 2-2) at Cincinnati (Kirby 10-9), N Pittsburgh (Brett 13-8) at St. Louis (Forsch 6-4), N San Francisco (Caldwell 14-4) at San Diego (Mclntosh 0-4), N (AP Wirephoto) DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK .. .Garth Ten Naple, Texas AM linebacker, gets set to make a shot during a game o/ poo! at College Station, Tex. He was named Defensive Player of lite Week by the AP jor his play in AM's 21-14 win over LSU ,, pa: years have gone to Ed Simpn- ini, a second team All-America selection last fall. So it was ironic that TenNapel had to move over to Simonini's strong- side position Saturday night when Simonini was knocked unconscious in the third quarter. "It bugs me sometimes that Ed gets all the publicity," Ten- Napel says, "but as long as the school gets recognition it's okay." "Defensive coordinator Melvin Robertson had our boys ready." said Head Coach Emory Bellard. "When you can hold an outstanding team like LSU, you are doing pretty good." Despite Ten Nap el's efforts the Aggies were locked in a 14-0 .ball game until TenNapel recovered an LSU fumble at the los ers' 37-yard line in the fourtl period. Six plays later, AM had the winning touchdown. But LSU wasn't through. The Tigers drove to a third-and-two on the Aggies' 28 with just ove a minute left. "They were in the triple op tion and I didn't think they would hand off to the dive back," TenNapel said. "So I just went ahead and took the quarterback. I fast-played him instead of slow-playing him like you usually do on the option." TenNapel nailed the quarterback for a sizable loss. A fourth-down pass was broken up and the Aggies ran out the clock. In winning Lineman of the Week honors, TenNapel beat out Navy rover Chet Moeller. who made 13 tackles in a 7-6 upset over Penn State, and Miami of Florida middle guard Rubin Carter, who was in on 16 tackles as the Hurricanes beat Houston 20-3. After winning the $16,000 first prize in the Pacific Southwest Open at Los Angeles Monday night, Connors told newsmen lie intended to skip the tournament here where he is seeded No. 1 because he had a sore toe. Stan Smith of Sea Pines, S.C., seeded No. 2, won his opening match Tuesday night over John Holladay of Los Angeles, 6-4, 64. . I'd expected the altitude to bother me more, but it was really no problem," said the top-seeded Miss Evert, who is the current holder of the Wim- bleton, Italian and French championships. "It would be better to get a few more tougher matches in,' she said. "I really feel bad for Kristy because she really hac eated Wendy Overtoil, 6-2, C-3 Tuesday night. Fifth-seeded Julie Heldman had a tougher time, but was a l s o viclorous, defeating Jianne'Fromholtz 7-5, 6-7, 6-4. ; roblems erself." . she really wasn' P hi The top live seeds in the tour nament, including Miss Evert advanced to the second round Second-seeded Nancy Guntei and third-seeded Evonne Goola gong won opening roujid match es Monday. Fourth - seeded Francios; Durr, a hometown favorite as e member of the World Team Tennis Denver Racquets, de- Meeting Set For Racers O1 Minisfocks There will be an organize tional meeting next Monday a Eagle Body Inc. in Springdale for those interested in ministoc car racing. Anyone who owns, is buildin or would like to build a min stock car is invited to attent A promotion committee and rules committee will be electe at the meeting. Ministock racers have run the Fayetteville Speedway, an would like to race at the track in Eureka Springs and Roger They would also like a nigl of their own at one of th speedways. The meeting will begin at 7:3 Monday night. Eagle Body In is located on Highway 71, ju south of the weigh station. Tulsa Next On Agenda For Up-And-Down Hogs The Arkansiis RazorbackS| nd Tdlsa Golden Hurricane ill BO into battle this Saturday ftcrnoon with the Hogs trying get back into the winning olumn after suffering a 2(3-7 efeat at the hands or Okla- oma State last Saturday night. Kickofr time is set tor 2 p.m., vith a crowd of 40,000 plus expected in Razorback Stadium in i-ayctteville. This is the third rkansas home game, but the irst to be played in Fayette- ille. Tutsa is coming oft an im- jressive 31-6 drubbing of North Texas State in Tulsa. With the core 3-0 in favor of the Golden Hurricane, Tulsa turned two ·vJorth Texas mistakes into ouchdowns in the span of les: ban one minule to pu the halftime score at 17-0. They hen added two insurance touchdowns in the final hall to secure their first victory of thr season. Tulsa quarterback Jco Boun was 13 of 21 through the ai :or a total of 102 yards passing The Golden Hurricane defens held the highly heralded Kenny Washington, the brother o Oklahoma star Joe Washington ABA Cage Debut FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP -- The Spirits of St. Louis wi! make their American Basket ball Association debut her Tuesday in an exhibition gam against the Denver Nuggets. o 98 yards passing and a minus mi 1 yards rushing. · North exas'"only score came on a vc yard run by Washington. Meanwhile, Arkansas was rmbling their way to the first cfeat of the season at thu amis of the Oklahoma State owboys by a 2G-7 score. The lone o! the game was ct when on the first play from crimmage Barnabas White as jarred loose from the ball, vhich was recovered by James Yhite at the Arkansas 23. The efense, which did another fine ob. held the Pokes on downs nsidc the Ea/orback 10. But A r k a n s a s ' offense couldn't generate any'yardage and tho all-swarmin'g defense of Okla- loma State completely domi- laled the game. This year's Arkansas - Tulss me will be the 52nd renewal of this annual classic with Arkansas holding Ihe edge, 33-15-3. The Hogs have lost only two of the last 15 games, and tho .otal margin of defeat in those ,wo games was just three points. , In last year's game, Arkanas, led by a 156 yard performance oy Dickey Morton, and Iwo touchdown runs of one yard each by Alan Watson, scored points in the second half to gain a 200 victory over the Golden Hurricane. The Hurricane and Razorbacks first met in 1901 wilh the rivalry being an annual one since 1933 with the exception of 1956. 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