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Central Knocks Off El Dorado Northwast Arkansas TIMES, Sat., Oct. 26, 1974 FAVCTTEVILLE, ARKANSAS Hall Upsets North Little Rock By THE ASSOCIATED FKICSS Liltlc Rock Hall looked likG Hie Warriors of old. A blocked punl, a razzle- dazzle pass play and Hall upset third-ranked Noiili Liltle Rock Northeast 13-7 Friday night. Tlic Hall victory narrowed the AAAA race down to Little Ilock Central and Little Rock Parkview for the moment. Second-ranked Central knocked off El Dorado H-0 to up its conference record to 4-0. Top-ranked Parkview was idle, but is 5-0 in league play. Both Northeast and eight-ranked Hall arc 3-2 in the conference. Fourth-ranked Texarkana and tenth - ranked Blylheville were also idle Friday night. Sylvan Hills linebacker Scott Bradford returned one piiss interception 61 yards to set up a touchdown and raced 20 yards for fi TD with another interception as the Bears upset fifth- ranked Benton 22-7. Terry Councel tossed a two- Good Catch, No Hit Tim Berra admits he h a d (rouble hitting and couldn't follow In the footsteps of his famous baseball playing fa- ther. But Tim, a wide receiver, has made the Baltimore Colts as a rookie in his National Football League de- but. Berra has yet to catch a pass, but has performed well while returning kicks. (AP Wirephoto) /ard scoring pass to Harry i iarrison with one second re-' naining i n t h e h a l f a s Ma- ·ianna upset sixth-ranked West Memphis IG-li. R e s e r v e tailback Travis Morclvii'l scored twice as seventh-ranked Lakeside beat White H a l l M-C. Ninth - ranked Paragould remained unbeaten with a 37-7 victory over Poca- honlas. Northeast took a 7-0 lead laic in the first, quarter on a three- yard nm by Steve Sink. Mike Scott's 45-yard pass to Tyrone Short cut the margin to 7-5 in the third quarter, but a two- point conversion attempt failed. Anthony Ragland set up the Warriors' winning touchdown when he blocked a punt at the Northeast 33 with less than two minutes remaining. Reserve quarterback Alex Herman g o I the ball from his flanker position after two hanrioffs ant passed 28 yards to Enoch Tims Four plays later, Tims scored rom the one with 14 seconds ·cmaining. Northeast's last lope died when Kevin Evans :aught a Sink pass at the 10. ut was stopped inches short of the goal as time expired. Michael Perry returned a lunl 70 yards for one louch- lown and Houston Null threw a touchdown pass to Tony D u n nick in Central's victory. The Tigers play Northeast next week. Bradford's first interception carried to the Benlon 18 and five plays later Ricky Mitchell scored to put Sylvan Hills on top H-0. The Bears improved their AAA-Central record to 2-11. Benton dropped to 3-1. Texarkana is the league leader with tie a 3-0 record. Marianna moved into a with Blytheville for the top spot in the AAA-East race with the victory over West Meniphis. Each is 3-1 and West Memphis is 2-1-1. Marjanria trailed 11-8 larrison. Councel threw a 25- ,-ard scoring pass to Andy Jrown for M a r i a n n a ' s first TD. Morehart replaced the injured Mark Brogan and sparked Lakeside. He scored on a 12-yard run and caught a 32- yard scoring pass from Ron Harris. Southside was favored to score its first victory over crosstown rival Norlhside. but came up on the short end of a 24-7 score because of breakdowns in the kicking game. Ira Harris went 49 yards for one Nortbsidc touchdown following a bad snap from center on a Sotithside punt and returned a kickoff 95 yards for another score. Northsidc's third touchdown follower! another bad snap from center that resulted in a 29-yard loss. Hot Springs raised its AAA- Central record to 2-2 with a 42-0 rout of "Little Rock Mills. The Trojans scored on six straight when Councel connected withlpossessions. Tailback Dale Marlow scored en runs »f en« and two yards. Tommy Tompkins raced three yards for a touchdown with six minutes remaining in the game as Jacksonville; rallied to defeat Liltle Roclt McClellan 14-13 in a AAA^Cen^ tral contest. Tompkins' TDicajf- pcd a 16-play, 49-yard drK'i that began after a McClelUn fumble. Billy Smith kicked tht winning extra point. Jackson^ ville is-2-2-1 in league play arid McClellan is 1-4. Two A A A A teams rolled ovei; AAA opponents. ^ Steve Daniels ran for IsyA touchdowns, passed for another and Wayne Moore scored twici as North Liltle Rock Ole Mate blasted Helena 31-6. Pine Bluff raised its seasdR record to 5-3 with a 40-6 victory over Jonesboro. '·' Kyle Hunter's 25-yard field goal proved lo be Ihe difference as Class AA Wynne knocked off AAA Forrest City 10-7. '''· Highly Regarded Chicago Bulls Still Seeking Winning Combination By The Associated Press When the Chicago Bulls obtained Nate Thurmond in the off-season, they were supposed to be big shots. But so far this year, they've been bad shots. The Bulls, touted by some as the team to beat in the Nation- High School Scores By The Associated Press LR Central 14. El Dorado 0 PS Northside 24, FS South- tide 7 NLR Ole Main 31, Helena 6 Pine Bluff 40, Jonesboro 6 LR Hall 13, NLR Northeast 7 Lakeside 14, While Hall 6 Hot Springs 47, LR Mills 0 McClellan 13 Jacksonville 14, LR McClellan 13 Watson Chapel 20, Monticello 14 Gillett 34. Delta 6 McGehee 39, Fordyce 12 Dermott 15. Gould 12 Hamburg 7, Dumas 7, tie Star City 12, Eudora 9 Rison 38. Grady 20 Van Buren 10. Siloani Springs Greenwood 34, Waldron 26 Bradley 15, Horatio 12 Elkins 74, Winslow 0 Stamps 37, Magnet Cove 8 Nashville 14, Prescott 0 Decatur 22, Greenland 0 "Grove, Mo., 30, Green Forest 15 UA Harriers Win Easily 0 Randy Melancon won his fifth Individual cross country championship in five meets here Friday afternoon, leading Arkanas to an easy 18-43 win over Southwest Missouri Stale. Melancon covered the four- mile course at Razoraack Park in 10:03, his best t i m e yet. "Randy ran the race of his life- lime," said UA distance coach John McDonnell. "He looked unbeatable. 1 think he has an excellent chance to win t h e Southwest Conference title." Finishing second for Arkansas in 19:25 was Niall O'Shaughnessy. John Prasuhn of SMS was third in 19:28, but Razorback runners took the next three places. Steve Baker clocked 19:34 for fourth, Tom Aspel 19:39 for fifth and Derek Reilly 19:44 for sixth. Dan Dwyer of SMS was seventh with a time of 19:56. Rich Nance and Stu Penn of Arkansas were eight and ninth in 19:57 and 20:04 respectively. be- the aren't looking Association addition of The conference meet will also be in Houston, on Nov. 18. That's what we're aiming for," said McDonnell. "We think Melancon will compete with Jeff Wells of Rice for first place." Melancon finished so far a- icad that it. seemed he m u s t ave had a head start. When Arkansas track Coach Ed Ren- row offered the visiting team ome Gatorade, their coach aid. "No, thanks. We didn't ·un fast enough." Melancon had already left our other coaches feeling the same way. -- GRANT HALL 0 they've entered. Their next slop in Houslon on Nov. 9 for tb NCAA district meet. "That 1 ? where we met our Waterloo lasl year," said M c D o n n e l l "Several runners passed ou from heat exhaustion." Farminglon 14, Genlry 0 Mountainburg 16, Pea Ridge Batesville 34, Trumann 17 Clarksville 13. Charlston 9 McCrory 52, Elaine 0 Bald Knob 6, Mountain View Heber Springs 12, Marshall 6 Subiaco 33, Dardanelle 6 Stuttgart 30. DeWitt 0 · Hazen 56, Mayflower 0 Doniphan. Mo., 44, Greene County Tech 8 Warren 30, Dollarway 26 Wynne 10. Forrest City 7 Bentonville 2 9 . M o u n t a i n Home 12 Marked Tree 22. Cross County 14 Malvern 21, Arkadelphia 19 Ozark 15, Paris 8 Paragould 37. Pocahontas 7 Osceola 24, Gosnell 3 Mena 34, Alma 8 RusseHville 14, Rogers 12 Ashdown 15, Camden 0 Crossett 21, Camden Fairview 13 Springdale 13, Fayetteville 12 Hope 14, Magnolin 7 Gravetle 15, West Fork 13 Rivercrest 19, Newport 6 Palestine 14, Arkansas Deaf 0 Bearden 21. Fouke 7 Rison 38, Grady 20 Mansfield 33. Lamar T Hughes 27, Marvell 0 ;DeValls Bluff 20, Harding Academy 7 Prairie Grove 30, Green Forest 15 MORE L I T T L E ROCK (AP) -Here's how the lop 10 Icams in The Associated Press Arkansas high school football poll fared in games this week. 2. LR Central beat El Dorado 14-0. 3. NLR Northeast lost to LR Hall 13-7. 4. Texarkana was idle. 5. Benton lost to NLR Sylvan Hills 22-7. 6. West Memphis lost to Marianna 16-11. 7. Lakeside beat White Hall If6. 8. LR Hall beat NLR Northeast 13-7. 9. Paragould beat Poca- honlas 37-7. 10. Blytheville was idle. Marianna 18, West Memphis 11 NLR Oak Grove 21, LR Robinson 14 NLR Sylvan Hills 22, Benton 7 Beebe 14, Augusta 7 Bryant 27, Altheimer 0 Lonoke 42, England 6 Morrilton 24, Lake Hamilton 3 Clinton 22, Yellville 18 Barlon 37, Holly Grove 7 Harrison 21, Hunlsville 7 Reclor 14, South Pcmiscot, Mo.. 8 Hampton 40, Hermitage 13 ;Walnut Ridge 41, Piggolt 0 Brinkley 35, Clarendon 0 For Southwest Missouri, Jim Tidemore was I0th in 20:22, Calvin Brous llth in 20:23 anc Gary Vipperman 12lh in 20:31. "I was happy with our performances," said McDonnell. "We trained hard on Wednesday, because we wanted to run as bare as we could today. Derek Carroll finished last in 23:15. but today was his first race in three weeks. He's recovering from a twisled ankle." McDonnell noted that Melan con's strength is that he "take: no race lightly. He has a gooc habit of not underestimating anybody." The Razorbacks won four of the have nov five meet al Basketball cause of the great center, anything like they're supposed to so far. Despite Thurmond, the Bulls were beaten 112-91 Friday night by the Kansas City-Omaha Kings, dropping their record to 2-3 in the NBA's Midwest Division. It was the second time in 48 hours that Kansas City- Omaha had beaten Chicago. In the other NBA games Friday night, the Boston Celtics whipped tile Atlanta Hawks 116 109; the Washington Bullets tripped the Milwaukee Bucks 111-96; the Houston Rockets Phoenix Suns 110-107. Jimmy Walker, one of six ilayers in double figures, cored 20 points to pace Kansas 3ity - Omaha. The K i n g s grabbed a 24-22 lead in the first quarter and caught fire in the second quarter behind Nate Archibald, Larry McNeill and Don Xojis for a 52-38 advantage at halftime. Kojis and Archibald, along with Ron Behagen, hit on nine of 12 shots from the floor to help Kansas City move into an ripped 110-86; the the Philadelphia. 76ers Golden State War riors trimmed the Porllam Trail Blazers 99-97; the Detroit Pistons stopped Ihe Los Ange les Lakers" 110-107 Seattle SuperSonics the unsurmountable the end of the 82-61 third lead at quarter. After collecting two baskets in the fourth quarter, the Bulls were held scoreless for nearly minutes as the Kings took a 98-69 lead. Thurmond finished with 17 points for the Bulls. Boston fell 10 points behind Atlanta and then stormed back behind John Havlicck and Pau! Silas to beat the Hawks. Havlicek scored 34 points b e f o r e fouling out with 2:22 left. Silas scored 21 points and grabbed rebounds as the Celtics evenet their record at 2-2. trailed until late Van Buren Hips Siloam Sprenns VAN BUREN -- T h e Van Buren Pointers built their season record to 7-1 'by holding off an upset minded bunch of Siloam Springs Panthers 10-0 here Friday evening. Van Buren scored early in the contest when Steve Hatfield hit Clifford Wcldon for a 62 yarder that put the Dogs in business on the Siloam Springs eight. The Panther defense stiffened, however, and the Pointers came away with less than expected. 17 yard field goal by David Rayburn. Just a bit later in the , first period Van Buren intercepted a Siloam pass at the visitors 49. Hatfield hit tigbtend Frankie Kelly for 14 yards to the enemy 32 and on the next play Jerry Brasuell scampered the rest of the way for the touchdown with 3:40 left in the period. Siloam threatened in the second half. But their only serious drive of the evening bogged down at the Van Buren four. Rare Running Room Springdale quarterback David Reynolds was held In only 19 net yards in 15 carries hy Fayctlevllle Friday night, 1ml lie finds operating room on tliis carry. Reynolds shook off knee and ankle hurts Id lead the visitors lo the winning touchdown. (TIMESpIiofo by Ken Good) T Ihe third period, when they iroke an 80-80 tie and moved in ront to stay. Atlanta's Lou ludson led all scorers with 36 loinls. AM, Tech Texas Favored In SWC Games By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Texas AM, Texas Tech, a n d j Texas are favored to survive Saturday's round of crucial Southwest Conference football clashes but don't wager the family grocery money - unless you can afford to lose it. The Texas Aggies are six- point favorites to whip Baylor. AM is the SWC co-leader with 1 SMU on the basis. of 2-0 records. Baylor has had two weeks to prepare an ambush for the Ag- gies and the Bears know the type chore they have in store. "When they (the Aggies) moke a good play they start clapping their hands in your face and talking to you about how they stopped you--they try to get you upset/' - says Baylor tailback Steve Beaird. "They try to get you discouraged; of course, you don't let them bother you, but they're trying." A record sellout crowd of 50,000 fans will jam Baylor Stadium in Waco for the 7:30 p.m. joust. Baylor is 1-0 in conference play. TECH FAVORED Tech is also a six-point selection over SMU (2-0) in a day game in the Cotton Bowl. Tech tailback Larry Isaac says of the Mustangs "They have a pretty good defensive team. Their nose guard, Louie Kelcher, is a big guy and the one who stops the running game up the middle. "It's a slrange year. Every- Texas is a 19 point favorite over a luckless Rice learn in a night game in Houston. The loser is eliminated from the SWC race because bolh own 1-1 marks. Washington Stands In The Way Cards Bet Unbeaten Skein Sunday By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS! "I don't think we're different from any other team in the National Football League," says St. Louis Cardinals' Coach Don Coryell. Oh, but he's wrong, of course. The Cards are very much different--and they want to stay that way. They want to remain the only unbeaten team in Ihe league. To do so, Ihey've got to knock off George Allen's visiting Washington Redskins on Sunday, the halfway m a r k of the season. Coryell, naturally, isn't talking about being unbeaten. He's talking about the desire every team and every coach has. "All of us desperately want to win. We will use our material the best we can. "Maybe I take it for granted that oilier coaches feel the same way. George Allen has Charley Taylor. We throw to Mel Gray. We run Terry Metcalf. He has Larry Brown." Coryell also has Jim Hart al quarterback--but it's Coryell who calls the signals, shuttling in plays. Hart doesn't seem lo mind that. "It's refreshing," he says. "You get a feeling ol being an 'offensive' offensive team, instead of a 'defensive" offensive team. The Cardinals already have the upper hand over Washing Ion. They beat the Redskins 17 10 in the second weekend of ac tion. Wilh another victory, St Louis would become the first National Conference East team ever to knock off the Allen- coached 'Skins twice in o n e ear. In Sunday's other games, it's Philadelphia at New Orleans, Chicago at Buffalo, Houston at Cincinnati, Denver at Cleveand. Green Bay at Detroit, Baltimore at Miami, Dallas at the New York Giants, Los Angeles at the New York Jets, Mew England at Minnesota, Kansas City at San Diego and 3akland at San Francisco. On Monday night, it's Atlanta at Pittsburgh. The Eagles and Redskins are lied at 4-2, two games oack of :he Cards. Philadelphia will "ace the Saints' Archie Manning, reslored lo a starting role nt quarterback after a one- week benching. Bobby Scott who led New Orleans lo its first road victory in 19 games, is back on the sidelines with a knee injury. Carl Garrett, who rushed for 101 yards last Monday nighl against Green Bay, is expected to get some help wilh the re turn of Jim Harrison. Their running will counter Buffalo's led by Ihe NFL ground-gaining leader, O.J. Simpson. The Bills ho have run off four slraigh victories, also have the league's passing leader in Joe Ferguson The Bengals, 4-2 after las week's disheartening loss to Oakland, has had its problems with non-contenders as well Last month, San Diego bea ncinnati 24-20. "We always em to be up for the big DVS," said tight end Bob rumpy, "but we sometime! nd to overlook the people e're supposed to beat." And espite a 1-5 record. Houstor as ''aeen giving a lot of teams ouble. "Our biggest problem this eek," Denver Coach John alston said of the Broncos' ime against the Browns, "is acing a talented, but fruslral- 1 team that has been progres- vely better each week ami as to break out with a big ame real soon." John Hadl has joined Green ay--but Jack Concannpn is oach Dan Devine's choice to u a r t e r b a c k the Packer? gainst the Lions. He replacci erry Tagge. Joe Thomas, who took over s Ihe Colls" coach three weeks go after Howard Schnellenber er was fired and got his firsl ictory of the season last week as Miami's player personnc irector until moving to Balti lore two years ago. Of the 22 barters in last season's Super iowl, 21 joined the Dolphin: ihile Thomas was with them McKesson-Bexel P A L L S A L E 1/3 Price thru Nov. 30 "·'· East Side of Square Now he's got to try and knock off the monster he created. Craig Morion spent endless lours as Dallas' backup quar- erback to Roger Staubach and ssued repealed "play me or rarle me" edicts; Finally the Cowboys traded him lo the New York Giants. Now the two learns .are meeting and Morton will be riding the New York bench while Jim Del Gaizo starts. Joe Namath will probably spend Sunday trying to pass info the teeth of Los Angeles' solid pass defense. The Jets' running game, barely effeclive all year, was shot down with the sidelining of John Riggins due to a shoulder injury. The Vikings and Palriols were both chased from the unbeaten ranks a week ago. Minnesota, which whipped New England 35-14 in their only previous meeting four years ago is still. looking for its 100th V AUGHN* Y Jf BATTERY egular-scason victory since it oined tho league in 1961. "We're going back to what ve did so well early in the sea- on," says San Diego wide re eiver Gary Garrison, referring o the Chargers' passing game t may ca to toube againsi Cansas City. The Chiefs have nlercepted the ball 14 times ir six games. Norm Snead, dealt to S a i f'ancisco by the GianU, wi- ike Morton -- be riding lh Jench in his first game with new leam. Coach Dick Noan o he 40ers says rookie To )wen will slart againsi the Haiders, although he doesn' nile out nsing Sncad. Cross Country Ace Randy Molancon of Arkansas is shown here en route to his f i f t h cross country championship in live meets (his fall. The race look place Friday at Razoibuck Park, with Arkan- sas defeating Southwest Mis* souri State 18-43. Melcancov ran four miles in 19:03. i · ; (TIMESpliolo hy Chuck Cm-.. ninghnm) ; Lincoln Wolves Explode Past Altus By 32-6 Tally ALTUS -- The Lincoln Wolves, produced a 32-6 football victory vcr Alltis here Friday evening. Lincoln scored three times in he first period on runs of two ards by Preston Brock and 10 and 27 yards by Mark Robinson. Terry Absurc missed the irst PAT kick but hit Ihe ;cconcl Iwo for a 20-0 first leriod lead. In the second period Ricky Makes Hole-ln-One The 17th ho!e at I-'sycllcvillc Country Club has yielded an other ho!e-in-onc. Recording her first aco there on Thursday was Mrs. Bill Hig ·ins. She used a six-iron for .he 123-yard shot Playing will her was Mrs. Jack Butt ant Mrs. Ben Schlcgel. West grabbed a 30 yard tmicjji- lown pass from Brock arjd Larry Crofts shagged on that arried for 20 yards and a core. All that action set thS alflimc score at 32-0. Altqj inally scored late in the contest i a 10 yard run. The Wolves tallied 182 yards passing and a total offensiv'a nark of 258 yards. Mark Robinson was the leading ball carrier vith 1 2 5 yards. . ' , - . · . 51/4% 5%% 61/2% We have a savings program and interest rate to meet your needs. Fayetteville Savings Loan Association 201 N. East Avenue COMPLETE LINE Of BUILDING MATERIALS! QUALITY MATERIALS^ at DISCOUNT PRICES BANKAMERICARD · MASTER CHARGE WELCOME DELIVERY SERVICE ALSO NEW HOMES AVAILABLE IN . 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