Cedar Rapids Gazette, July 13, 1974, Page 9

Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette July 13, 1974

Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 13, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Kerres Surprise Iowa Am Leader Best Ever Round for C. R. Golfer CEDAR FALLS (AP) Glenn Kerres of Cedar Rapids shot the best score of his career and grabbed a one-stroke lead in the iirst round of the Men’s State Amateur golf tournament. Kerres, 34, carded a four-under-par 03 at Beaver Hills Country club Friday for his slim lead over Ivan Miller of Eldora and Jim Carney of Des Moines. Kerres, who said he has entered the Iowa Amateur every year and had never before broken par, rolled in a 35-footer to birdie the par-3 17th hole to make the turn in one-under 35, then zoomed around the front side in three-under 33. Miller, an Eldora school-teacher, was right behind Kerres with a 33-36—69 headed into Saturday’s second round. Carney, a former state champion, shot a 35-35—70 for third place. Bill Heldmar of Des Moines was one-shot back at 34-36—71. Seven golfers were deadlocked in fifth place with 72s. They included Lon Nielson of Belle Plaine (36-36), Don DeHa-ven of Oelwein (37-35), John Liechty of Marshalltown (36-36) J Mark Rohde of Marshalltown (36-36), II. Parsons of Webster City (35-37), Chuck Reeves of Des Moines (39-33) and Jim Dawson of Wellman (35-37). The field of 202 entries was trimmed to the low 150 for Saturday’s 18 holes, with scores of 83 and under continuing on. Another cut will send the low 50 and ties into the 36-hole1 championship windup on Sunday. First Round Player Takes British Open By Ronald Thomson    for 286. Nicklaus was third after LYTHAM ST. ANNE’S, Eng-1 cardinS a 71 for 287 land (AP) — Gary Player re sponded to pressure the the final title Glenn Kerres, Cedar Rapids Ivan Miller, Eldora ________ Jim Carney, Des Moines ... Bill Heldmar, Des Moines . Lon Nielsen, Bene Plaine Don DeHaven, Oelwein..... jonn Liechty, Marshalltown • .33-35—68 3 J-36—6 V . Js-js—ZU I ..35-36-71 I JO-36— 72 Guard of the Liquids Brian Merta, 1-year-old son of the Dennis Mertas of Fairfax, didn't stray far from the pop cooler at Cleveland park in Cedar Rapids Friday evening during the women's softball games. The weather was hot and muggy, but Brian kept cool. Merta Construction, the team sponsored by his grandfather's company, took over undisputed first place by beating Old Town Inn 11-3 and 14-3. U.S. Cagers Zip By Brazil, Near Crown Player faltered on  to pressure with his!^ur    .^ul    *ia(1 third sub-par round of the tour- "d ft «*»•, namcnl, a 70, and wot, the Brit- , 1    c d.dn    I try to    merely    pettish Ope,i Golf Championship cc    h‘?    1,1    the    llna‘ro“nd today with a 72-hole total of 282. '"5tcad the rotgmng Masters The little South African, who ^ampion came out swinging a won this title in 1959 and IHM. «*,. P31"71',    ,    rf    s stumbled to a 75 Friday after l'ytham and “■ A"nos C “b .    ,,    nnA    co a course and fired birdies on the opening rounds of 69 and 68 and; was just three strokes ahead of irs.    0 eij:    .    .    . . Briton Peter Oosterhuis with He then faltered wlth bogeys triton I tier oosttrnuis wnn the menacing figure of Jack ,.    ,    , . . ’    .    r. Nicklaus four strokes behind ^    second    shot m a    bunker,    and .    ..    .    ,    on the fifth, starting the final round.    D    .    T11    _    . .. . , . tj * u rn i ia ~cc    But    P ayer came right back to But when Player held off his    J    ...    b _ .    . i Ai a „cr tu    take    command    with    an    eagle    at riva s and stepped off the final . .,    . ,. M **_ . ,    the sixth and a birdie at No. 7. green    today, he was    four    n.    ...    . h    J’    1    On No. 6 Player hit an iron shot four feet from the pin, then holed out for the eagle-three on the 486-yard hole. After his birdie at No. 7, Player shot par golf, just missing a birdie at No. ll, until the 13th hole, when he chipped in for a birdie. Player lost three shots with bogeys at the 15th and 17th and 18th, but the collapse in his game came too late for his rivals. was strokes ahead of runnerup Oosterhuis, who finished with a 71 Miller, Wilkens Share in Lead COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Sharon Miller and Mardell Wilkins, with one victory between them in their Ladies Professional Golf Association careers, shared the first-round lead Friday with three-under-par 69s in the $40,000 Columbus Classic. Miss Wilkins, a 26-year-old Californian still searching for her first pro triumph, broke 70 for the first time since joining the LPGA in 1971. Miss Miller, 30, from Marshall, Mich., whose only victory was at Corpus Christi, Tex., in 1973, took only 29 putts. She had nine one-putters on Riviera Country Club’s greens Bunched at 70, one shot back, 'was a trio of veterans—Carol Mann, Joyce Kazmierski and Marlene Bagge. Leaders SAN JUAN,    P. R.t (AP) — jham Young    University    pre- .3t3w2    The United States    and Yugo-j former-on the    bench    for    large Mark Rohde,    Marshalltown ......36-36—72    cl oui t vuptv* to    nl'ich    IbHjiv in 31 portions of the    game. Harold .Parsons^ Webster    City    . 35-37-72    SldV ld Were IO    CldSn    lOadV in d that may decide the Chuck Reeves, Des Moines  .....39-33—72)    ,    . iScWdSS*" contest "'a> ««--iue    Lavnic    out    of    most    of    thel^V’oj*' in ,he ,w#-weck long World gome-    '    isfe'tSX" steve KanJ*r£ewa^eHTO ,.^...... 35-38—73 championship Basketball Tour-, “We were kept out for the Rem* Powell He also kept play-maker Zo- Sharon Miller Mardell Wilkins Marlene Hagge Carol Mann Donna Young Jo Ann Washam Gail Denenbero Denise Bebernes Janet LePara Roqer Null. __ Jeff Smith, OsKaioosa ............34-39—73,    . Bruce Furman, Waterloo.........34 39—73 * nament    in    Puerto RICO. Steve Kehrer, Des Moines .......38-35—73 .JudyMeister game, ’ Lavnic ex- sos Roberts °    Debbie    Austin '    |    Kathy    Amra Mary Sea Porter were , Pat Bradley Rawls American Steve Kehrer, Des Moines .......38-3s—73i Rick Landsbera, Urbandale  36-37—73    Tho    United    States    7iDl)Cd    b\' r'dincu. Douq Solhday. 6es Moines  .537-73)    '-'IIUCU    oiaiea    /.tpjJLU    nlavprc Scott Olson, Waterloo ............37-36—73    Dro7;i    ino o<> Vr-id-tu    'inrl Viion-    P'*v    s    Betsy john^Barrett"'Davenport5 atatw- ,    j    I Va    ,L    a both called on in the latter Dave HiI^nbe?q, ISw^city *:::::3747=74 slavia edged a fired-up Canada t f {h Canadian came t0 Don Vermeer, Marshalltown .....38-36—74    i/y> qn :n *up tOiirmmont’s first    lIie    '-'“‘•dUldn    game 4I^HntK° rJ2ui r L h a lit own ^V   ao'SZ?!'’    UHianUm    S lirSt h lt lnt0 over^ime and clinch ai hoos, At^rshaiijown   overtime game. Both of the j vict0ry winning teams have 5-0 tourna-) U S Caach Gcnc Bartow of ment records. 34 35—69 35-35—69 34-36-70 34-36 —70 37-34-71 36-35-7) 38-33-71 36-35—71 35-37-72 36-36 - 72 36 36-72 37-36-73 34-39-73 38-35—73 37-36-73 36-37—73 35-38- 73 35-38- 73 36-37-73 36-37-73 36-37-73 Jim Churchill, Cedar Rapids    38-36—74 Bud McCardell, Newton ..........38-36—74 McIntyre, Clinton .....  37-37—74 Dave Sergeant, Fort Dodge ..... 37-37—74 Larry Castagnole, Fort Dodge ..    36-38—74 Jerry Johnson, Marshalltown ...    37-37—74 Roy Carver, jr., Cedar Rapids .. 38-36-74 Earl Melter, Cedar Falls.........36-38^-74    ,    , Kevin Miller, Wellman ...........37-37—74 Style Iowa St. Signs Top Junior College Cager Minor Farts C. R. Loses 3-2 Battle At Danville I Tile Cedar Rapids flazettr: Sat., July 13, 1974    9 Sneed Fires a 65 For Bettendorf Lead and came within one shot of the lead and the course record. Leaders Ed Sneed . Mike Morley DANVILLE, IIL—Cedar Rapids saw a two-run lead vanish in one moment in the bottom By Dan Even    I giving up the tour because of of the seventh inning, and the    BETTENDORF, Iowa    (AP)    his meager success    in    the    last Astros were never regained it    _ Untn a week ag0) Kd    Sneed    five years.    But    Friday    he as Danville eked out a 3-2 win having his troubles on the picked up four birdies in the here Friday night.    J974 pro g0jf tour    first nine holes, pluncked in a Danville shortstop Salvador    jken j,e won the Milwaukee    l0^yar(i eagle on his 10th hole Rosairo, who was making only Qpen his third appearance of the sea-    “j’m not a hig believer in son fhe broke his leg in spring    momemtum, but    I do believe in training), was by far the    pri-    confidence—and    that's what a mary thorn    in Cedar Rapids’ victory gives    you/> said    Sneed | sBarrsne^her side. C.R. came up with run in the    first inning when I going into today’s third    roundish? wfe Kevin Drake singled and moved    of the $100,000 Quad    Cities    Bruce M^worth to third on Tom Twellman’s Open.    Inman1 base hit. Drake scored on a sac-    putting is what the    hand-    v*rn Nocvakkle rifice fly by Rafael Tatis.    some, composed 20-year-old    uneH    ink ie Alex Taveras tallied    run    from Columbus.    Ohio, believes    I S«ry    smSii on his last six _______ bingle, a stolen base, and an on the tour, he has been putting1 G8Cry8sandertor RBI triple by Drake. But Dan- with the best. Ville hurler    Jeff Barker, aided by a pair    of clutch fielding 55 Putts plays by Rosairo, proceeded to retire the side. after carding a 65 Friday for a|Ba»*0Hiskeryi8 Jr a single 1132 total and a one-stroke lead B&eEaftw<£d number 2 in the seventh on a jn. And on his last six rounds AM^qMiJiiernlon ♦ hp tour hp has hppn nutting! __ . ________ Rsloh Johnston Victor Reqalado Gary Groh Jim Jamieson Marion Heck Barney Thompson Dwight Nevil Bob Goalbv Bob Stanton to for Steve Cain Rocky Thompson loaf) John Jacobs lcaU| John Lister Pacific Coast Friday'* Games Hawaii 6, P.hoenix 5 Sacramento 11-4, Tuson 9-6 Albuquerque 5-2, Tacoma 3-1 Salt Lake 4-1, Spokane 3-10 American Association Friday'* Games Oklahoma City ll, Tulsa 3 Denver 5, Wichita 4 Iowa 6, Omaha 3 Indianapolis 4, Evansville 3 Southern League Friday's Games Savannah 5, Orlando 3 Jacksonville 3, Columbus 0 Knoxville 10-3, Montgomery 7-1 Birmingham 1-2, Asheville 0-0 International League Friday'* Games Charleston 2, Richmond I Memphis 4, Tidewater 3 Rochester 2, Toledo I, IO Innings Pawtucket 5, Syracuse I Eastern League Friday's Games Bristol 5, Reading 3 Waterbury 5-4, West Haven 0 3, 2nd game, IO innings Pittsfield V, Quebec City 6 Three Rivers 8, Thetford Mines 7 Texas League Friday's Games Amarillo at Victoria, ppd., wet grounds Shreveport 7, Midland 3 Alexandria 6-3, San Antonio OO Arkansas 12, El Paso 5 Sneed used only 55 putts take a commanding lead after ^"^eison A pair of singles, a wild pitch two rounds at Milwaukee, and Xhr^oei and a walk loaded the bags for had only 28 Friday—and 60 the home team in the seventh. I two days—to assume the and Rosairo’s single to    left    in the race for the $20,000 first    |«cr’    ^*n/ey scored two of those runs.    prize over the Crow Valley Golf    ^    Douglas* However, the ball slipped past Club course.    wyff" center fielder Drake, allowing “I’m putting almost as good jimVa^sario he third run to score.    as at Milwaukee and I’m hit-1 jjj pi££?al1 The teams will play single ling the hall just a little bet-^ ftrVzfSier games here Saturday and Sun- ter,” he said after a six-under- ^e^cakrsb0enr day nights. Then the Astros will par 65 for a one-shot edge over Krrnskin8 move to Decatur for contests Mike Morley and Bruce Flei-!^cnvelv^f^ Monday and Tuesday before re-    sher, both of whom had torrid    d turning to Cedar Rapids for    Bob    rounds that nearly matched the1    sff^rhdpr Feller Night Wednesday.    90 degree heat and 65 per centj^^coody humidity. Former U. S Cedar Rapids (2) a h rbi Taveras,ss 5 2 0 Drake,ct 4 3 1 Twellman,2b 5 I 0 Tatis,3b 3 I 1 Perez,1b 4 I 0 Pima,rf ____ 4    I    o Jones,rf .... 4 I O Brown.c .....3    0    O Elenes,p .....3    I    0 Portlev.ph OOO Youse,p ...OOO 1 Perry Btehl ) Mike Reasor Amateur cham- ^^cSnouoh Fleisher, who has yet to ■ £«*.<&!. Danville (3) a h rbi Rosairo,ss .41    2 Holmberg.tf    4    i    01 ninn Richardn'.lb 3 0 0 1    »»..«    **“->    D|cK    Rhvan    jr Davis#0.    2    I    0 Win in thrCe Pr0 yeaFS> e(iUalled    > Ri<*    Acton*3" Ranson,cf _    4    o    o ;the course record    with an    eight-    Jim    Hardy Rasmuss ,3b    .3    2    0    ,    , Marichai,2b    3    10 under-par 63 and    Morley    burst 64. 67-65-132 69-64—133 70-63- 133 65-69    134 67-67-134 67-69 -136 68-68    136 66-71-137 70-67 137 69-68-137 68 69-137 68-69 - 137 72-66- 138 70-68 -138 73-65—138 71-67—138 69-69-138 71-67—138 69-69—1 38 74-65—139 72-67-139 70-69    139 73-66- 139 73-66- 139 69-70-139 69-71-140 7169    140 71-69    140 68-72-140 70-70-140 72 68-140 70-70—140 73-68—141 74-67—141 74 67 — 141 75 66 - 141 73-68-141 73-68-141 71-70-141 74-67-141 70-71-141 68-73-141 69-72-141 71-70-141 73-68—141 72-69—141 70-71-141 73-68— 141 71-70—141 72-70—142 70-72—142 72-70—14? 73-69-14? 75-67—142 73-69—12 70-72-142 72-70—142 74-68-142 71-71—142 72-70—142 69-73—14? 73-69-142 72-70-142 72-71-143 71-72—143 72-71-143 71-72—143 7? 71—143 74-69-143 70 73—143 73-70—143 69-74—143 69-74—I 43 72-71—143 Barker,p    2 0 0 Bendick.ph IOO Widmar.p    OOO McLaurine.p OOO into contention with a Sam a Threat Sam Snead, still a title threat Brad Reid tossed a 4-hitter at age 62 after some 30 years and contributed two hits him- Lions Topple Regina, 3-0 Totals    35 11 2 Totals . 30 7 2 Cedar Rapids ............IOO OOO 100—2 Danville    ...    OOO    OOO    30x—31 E—Stafford, Drake.    DP—Danville    2. LOB—Dan. 6, C R. ll. 3B—Jones, Drake. SB-Taveras, Tatis. Davis (2). SF—Perez.    ...    ,    .    , ip    h    r er bb    so    on the tour, shot    a 6d and    was    self    Friday as    the    Linn    Mar i    o o ?    o    tied with    Labron    Harris Jr.    for    baseball team    defeated    Iowa 7    3?38    fourth at    eight-under 134.    City    Regina, 3-0. pB-0Brown.°T- “My goal was to shoot 65 to- Dan Kosmach had three hits day and then make a run at for the winners. Of. I Regina    OOO    OOO    0-    0    a    2 Barker (W.8-6) —    7 Widmar    3    7 Mcl.aurine    ..IVa Elenes (L, 3-7)    7 Youse    ..    .. I WP- Barker, Elenes. 2:20. A—659. Prairie Nips Marion Nine Linn Mar 010 IQI -3 7 I them the next two days,’’ fercd the amiable Snead. “My round included six birdies and one that was kind of exciting.” That was a near hole-in-one on No. ll, where he used a up with three three-iron to come within eight runs in the final inning to pull toiinches of ^ cup. a 7-4 win over Marion in high Sneed—the “good-looking Steve Rooks threw a no-hitter school baseball at Marion Fri- one ” as sam tells it—romped Sobbed a one-stroke lead Fri and whiffed ll as league-leading day-    _    into    the lead with a round that da-v a^or 54 holes of the L.S Rooks Fires No-Hit Win for C. R. Police Prairie came Publinx Lead To Barenaba PASADENA, Calif. (AP — Charlie Barenaba played erratic tw’o-over-par golf but bogey Amateur Public Links cham- AMES (AP) - Iowa State uni- .    it c the University of Illinois, will I versify basketball coach Maury Now the fast, explosive U. S.iUse piaymaker John Lucas and!john has announced the signing sam wiiii.msonrAme. :........»*-»    jifn/Yu^lav^f more de ' Vllher Barda" ^ ^go- of his fifth incoming prospect. LmVKn' DeeclarMoin?sds.':.': 36-39-75    ?    Yu§os'avia f morc de;slavia and depend on 7-loot- Lodell Burnett, a starter on ulIIC_    „au    iilu    lluc„    „ rW^:.::;:.3t39-75i ^erate ndphys,c^almanner of Richard Kelly and 6-foot-ll Joe last seJison’s top-rjmked San Ja* one-hitter and added a triple rsiMiitown P‘a.v-    Meriweather to rebound.    cinto. Texas, iunior college ana nm fnr fhn u-innnrc Tim DeLong. Des Gerry Summa, Larcbwood Kevin McKay, Marshalltown B. G. Campbell, Oskaloosa Dick Mycka, Marshalltown George Turner, Dcs_Moines ??-37 37-38-75 38-37-75 cinto, Texas, junior college and home run for the winners Against Canada, Yugoslav) Waiting patiently on the side- team will enroll as a sophomore     . ^arake, cidar Rapids .::::::»-36-75|coach Nircko Nososcl kept his lines will be the Soviet Union,|this fall at ISU, John said. Di’cif SSSSrt!b i g stars-6-foot-ll    center which is 4-l and has an outside The 6-foot-5,200-pound fc Kvm Houaham, Walcott .........M-38—76;., °. , _    ,____I    ..    .    ■    »    .    . Roosevelt Ninth Rams Franklin 13-6 steTesffiA%^e[iooVI'::::::.S:4i-761Kresimir Cosie, a former Brig- shot at the title Craig Cool, Waterloo ............ 38-38—76 I-red Ebetmo, waterloo    j' J9—76 John Webb, Des Moines ..........37*»—76 Dave DeHaven, Oelwein    J6-40    76    n-------u    sit    .iL Bill Pew, LeMars  ................Ii Jerry Foley, Des Moines    36-40—76 Ken Kinsey, Iowa City    37-39—76 Gary Rohwedaer, Ceaar Rapids 38-38—76 Fred Grawe, Waverly    38-p8— 76 TST !?!«*;«' ritv  40 36—76    Roosevelt raised its ninth.. .    . dS5    wISrfoi    .::::::::; grade record to 6-4 with a IM Major league record to 11-0 with Mike Puts, iowa City-   rtxuiu lo 0-4 wuu ct 10 o    whaling of The Inn at r^aVAVHi!lklLCertr,raFPJlik 37:40^771 victory over Franklin in base- ,    ..... .    , i    ■    nlav FriHflv    Tho    ln^rs Cedar HllIs ^nday- Jerry Cor- piay friday, me losers r^an Doug H,adek< Hob Reck and Scott Hoover each had per forward averaged 14 rebounds and 16 points last season.    i    I0WA    CITy _ The Jowa Cit “Burnett should give us    girls    stopped    Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids Police blanked With the bags full in the top of jnc|uded fjve birdies, a UCT Council 5-0 in Major Kids the seventh, Ron Hurlbeit and an eagje (bree on the final pi°nship-lay Friday.    reached on an error to score' hole> wben he ran in a mooi The lean Skogman Homes pounded out two runs- Earlier in the frame, puR a 10-0 decision over Cedar 'Tony Fetter had singled in    EastWood.    a    little-known    round    totat    un??r Rapids Sporting Goods in the Terry Feye to give Prairie a j-4 fjjird-year pro, had held the Par—and Jus^ ahead of long-hit- other game. Dan Hill threw a ^ead-    lead after the first day with a ^ ran^ Mazion of San Fran- Jim George and Gary Pe-    66 He shot a respectabie    7i    cisco, who shot a 73. gump had three hits apiece for    Frid but had trouble on the    Spencer Sappington of St. the winning Hawks, and tewn-    jjnaj    sjx bojes and was    Louis, who was tied with    Bare- mate Fetter had two hits, in-    in n    five.way tjc for eighth    at    naba for the 36'hoIe lead»    skied 20-year-old Hawaiian carded a 74 for a three- lowa City Girls Rap Prairie Softboiled Jolly Wagon Wins,    __________ Record Is Now 11-0    Pr,fri^ "I-'in1bigt'nscho°I soft- sistant coacn GUS uuyaon sale. bajj pjav pnday Prairie now Jolly Wagon extended its boys-- in a 137. Fleisher. who blames a . I ...    .    of    concentration    for    his    poor Steve Stolze knocked in a pair pro sbowingi tied John Schroe- cluding a double. Marion hurler Tim Burgess had two hits while teammate of runs. to a 78. dropping him back to jack 210 in third place along with Jim Everham, Seattle, who had a 70, and Fred Lufkin, Spokane, Wash., who shot 72. .37-40—77 •.•*M§-zz ball May City Unbeaten In Cedar Hills Play May City Lanes remained Steve Malloy, Cedar Rapids ■    T-jft’c    ninth    nrarip    pnHnd    with    7-------- T~"----I deadi°Cked for the lead in the ^sS5e^u^e'o^wr.:-    a    forffit    will    McKii^ev    eCt games at the plate for Jol,y National division of the girls TafMf55 while McK^nlcv fen W?f"-C ,    ,    ,    u    :    Major    league    With    a    19-8    deci- Wceir<F.niis\,:,:::::'S39-”    •    McKinley    Alan    Saunders    pounded    three;sion    over    K    &    H    Auto    Body    at BmdBViacMSrad5!'o^foo^ ' ..:    !    _____ |RBI’s as Gibson Realtors■ Cedar Hills Friday. Mona Moss Chuck Nvaren, Cedar Falls Jim Pelzer, Cedar Rapids Mike Irvine,    Cedar Rapids.......36-41—77 Rick Jacob,,    Waukon ........38-39- 77, c osc out the season at 4-6. Dave Narveson, Waterloo ........x7*??-";;! Steve Malloy, Cedar Rapids ...39-38—77 Waterloo .. ... 39-38—7/1 BiirHaiirMonticeiio    forfeit    win    over    McKinley.| Wagon ball play Friday. Prairie has an 8-6 record. Prairie ..........OOI    142 1x— * 14 3 I Iowa City .....820 010 x—ll 8 2 I Lynch and Yuska; Foster and Wellder. I Prairie ! Marion Feve cobs. and Tom Roan, Des Moines ........38-40—78, Stan Smazel, Newton    40-38— 78 Jerry Schall, Waterloo .......••    38-40— 78: Tom Chapman, jr., Newton ..... 39-39 — 78 Jim Cure!), Boone ................36-42—78; Frank Grote, Dubuque ------- 3Z fi'“Z8 Bob Henderson, Waterloo .......40-38—78 B*    Cifv 3wts center POINT-Don Elgin Dhatre,eEveXeMawnvcitV:::.\: 3mi-78 drove in the winning run as steve Gatens, iowa city ;    Center    Point    won    a    5-4    basc- Elgin s RBI Sparks Center Point 9, 5-4 CENTER POINT Detroit’s Horton in Hospital for Treatment DETROIT (AP) - Detroit Tiger outfielder Willie Horton will enter a hospital here Saturday for treatment on a knee injury Home Run by Woeste Aids Ed-Co Girls 3-2 Eby’s Women Fall in State Softball Play that has handicapped him for j Ed-coVa"Py ,    ,    ,,    Diesel)    and    Glass; nearly two months.    Ute Horton, 30, who ruptured car-tilege in his right knee when he! Mike Lathrop, Oskaloosa Ed Cole, Cedar Rapids Joe Heinz, Waterloo  ..... Tom Bandie, Des Moines Bo Blake, Waverly ........ Joe Meyer, Dubuque Jim Hodges, Cedar Rapids Tom Divine, Ames Max Shelton, Waterloo ..... Jack Heinz, Waterloo ... David Correll, Cedar Falls . Bruce Charlton, Manchester Andy Cates, Mason City Scott Johnson, Cedar Falls Tom Etcher, Cedar Rapids Mike Casey, Marshalltown Bill Warner, Des Moines ,. Marvin White, Cedar Rapids Bill O'Connor, Des Moines  37-43^~~80 Brian Demsky, Des Moines Rick Glenn, Cedar Falls .. Paul Hoffman, Dubuque Don Dixon. Cedar Rapids Steve Coopman, Dubuque . Steve Kelson, Des Moines . Robert Buhlman, Iowa City Don Olson, Cedar Rapids . Del Miller, West Branch Jim Wilson, Cedar Rapids John Youna, Cedar Rapids Gary Christensen, Waterloo Frank Malone, Waterloo 41-37—78 i ball tilt won a over Starniont here I OOI I 010 030 012 0—4 1—5 40-38- 78 I Friday. ta ll 79 I Starmont 39 40—79 I Center Point fats I n.'SJ’S? SS SffAT 'ocltler had a home run for J&L !! 39-40— 791  ---———---------------—- 40-39—79 39-40-79 41-38-79 39-40—79 i 37-42—79 37-42-79 38-42—80 37-43—80 38-42—80 | „    ..    .. 40-40-80 By Al Miller 41-40—81 41-39-80 40-40—80 41-39—80 39.41—80 40-40—80i 44,. 40-40—80) the 41-40—SI I I described stopped National Insurance Ser- barger, Carolyn Henry, and vice, 7-5, in other .Major play. jTeri Uthe each had a home run Nineteen strikeouts by Larry ifor the winners, while Sheryl Sharp pitchers powered that Cullman collected six RBFs for team to a 12-2 win over Karr’s] the losers. SkeHy in Minor action. Sharp John Schumacher Home collided with the grandstand now owns an 8-0 record.    Builders dumped Sunrise Dp-    wall at    Tiger Stadium    in    May, J & L Glass Coating edgedjtimist 10-8 in the girls Minor    will be    placed on the    disabled Gohmann Realtors, 11-10. Donny loop. Joanie Sharp had a triple    list for    a minimum of    15    days. Staton went 3 for 3 and Chuck and drove in two runs for the team General .Manager winners..    I    Campbell said. der’s tournament record with a 020 2oo 0—4 s J round that included seven birder,pert.- Burgess and Ja- ^ ^ ^ ^    a 150-yard eight-iron shot on No. 15. He had just one bogey. “Actually I didn’t hit the ball PERRY— The Eby’s Sporting all that well,” said the 1968 Goods women's softball team COLESBURG    — Karen Woe-1U.S. Amateur champ, who has    was defeated    in    the    opening ! Ste    socked the    game - winning earned only $15,000 on the tour    round tbe    state women’s soft- this year. “I putted well today]ball tournamcnt Friday night by (29 putts for the round) and LaPizza House of Des Moines, that’s usually what wins tour-Wk home run as Fkl-Co edged Maquoketa Valley 3-2 in girls softball play Friday. 020 ooo 0-210 2 naments. OII OOI X—3 si...    ,    .    .j    . J Stanton and woe Morley says he is considering MIDWEST LEAGUE NORTHERN .Waterloo .... Jim Wis. Rapids | Appleton Dubuque i Cedar Rapids Verlin Eaker Wins Downs Feature SOUTHERN w L Pct. GB ....12 S .706 ...12 7 .632 I ...ll 8 .579 2 6 IO .375 5’ J _____5 RN ll .313 6’ > W L Pct. GB ...ll 7 .611 9 8 .529 l>z . 9 IO .474 r i .... t IO .474 r j .... 5 13 .278 6 John Burns, Cedar Rapids .... Duff Nauman, Marshalltown .. Mike Thornbaugh, Dumont... Jerry Williams, Cedar Rapids Sam Aossev. Cedar Rapids . Gary Haugen, Decorah — Skip Franklin, Cedar Falls ... Matt Wolfe, Dewitt Jeff Kennedy, Mason City .. . Don Cleghorn, Waterloo .. Mark Mershon, Cedar Falls Tom Hutchins, Des Moines ... Roaer James Des Moines ..... Jerry Webb, Des Moines Ted Lewis, Clinton ■•    ••••• Jim Danaher, Cedar Rapids id McCollougt). Davenport .. Pie Lyon, Strawberry Point Douq Mmard, Cedar Rapids Tom MfGannon Cedar Rapids Don Miller, Iowa City ..... Mike McEnroe, Cedar Falls Verlin Eaker Verlin Flaker didn t have to say it. but his comment that car was running” amply his performance at I Hawkeye Downs Friday night. • ’m-43-8) i Indeed, the Cedar Rapids 393-ji ; driver and his 1972 Nova gave one of their most sparkling 41-40—ei showings in capturing the 25-lap feature for late-model stocks. Including the Iowa Challenge Cup, it was Eaker’s fourth victory at the Downs this year, tying j0ut of turn four on the 17th lap. him with Dike’s Curt Hansen for wJirj? the most wins. . 39-42—81 38-43-81 38-44-82 47-40 8? 43-39-82 49.40—82 40-42-82 47-40—82 37-45-82 44 3" 8? Reinbeck’s Stan Stover was I on the inside and had taken the also involved in the early I runner-up spot on the 18th lap. charge for the lead with Hansen! and McDonough, who appeared j to be running harder than at any other time this season. “I was riding in fourth place! for so long that I thought 11 might end up there,” Eaker said. “ I really don’t know if the other three started dropping off Stover took third. The earlier events proved just as interesting to the crowd of 2,476 (paid), with heat wins going to Mc-Donough, Laporte City’s Dave Bedard and Monticello^ lorn Hughes. Clinton Burlington Decatur Danville Quad Cities FRIDAY S RESULTS Wit. Rapids IO. Dubuque 4 Burlington 4, Clinton 0 Appleton I, Quad Cities 0 Waterloo 5, Decatur 4 Danville 3. Cedar Rapids 2 TONIGHT S GAMES Appleton at Quad Cities Cedar Rapids at Danville Waterloo at Decatur Burlington at Clinton Wis. Rapids at Dubuque AMERICAN LEAGUE I Texas (Bibby 11-11) at Milwaukee (Col born 5-5), 2:15 p.m., national television i Cleveland (G. Perry 15-2) at Minnesota ; (Blyleven 8-10), 2:15 p m. Detroit (Fryman 3-5) at Kansas City (Solittorff 9-8), 8:3q P.m. Baltimore (Cuellar 10-3) at Chicago (Wood 14 9), 9 p.m. Sunday's Games I Oakland at New York, 2, I o rn. California at Boston, 2 p m. Texas at Milwaukee, 2. 2 p m I Cleveland at Minnesota, 2:15 p.m. Baltimore at Chicano, 2:15 o.m. Detroit at Kansas City, 2:30 p m. NATIONAL LEAGUE ALWAYS IN FIRST PLACE I Philadelphia East 44 42 .512 St. Louis 44 42 .512 Montreal 40 43 .482 Vt Chicago 37 47 .440 I Pittsburgh 37 47 .440 6 New York 48 .435 6'/a Los Angeles West 60 29 .674 Cincinnati 51 37 .580 I'J Houston 47 41 .534 12' 2 Atlanta 47 43 .522 13 Va San Francisco 39 50 438 21 San Diego 39 53 .424 22'a Jim Johnson, Marengo t Chukas, Cedar Rapids Loo lieneman, Des Moines Lenny Kettner, Waverly LeRov Rohde, Marshalltown ,. I arrv Collison, Marshalltown George Ludlow, Cedar Rapids Terry Tomke, Eagle Grove Rod Olson, Waterloo    ---- Bob Christensen, Apllnnlon Dave Iverson, Lake Mills ----- Max Sowers Cedar Falls .. .. Kerry Furman, Waterloo John Diana. Iowa City .... Ric Meewes, Cedar Falls I O Goodman, Marshalltown Dennis Cordle, Iowa City .. Gerry DeBuhr, Waukon Pat McMahon, Belle Plain* ... John Folkers, Cedar Falls .... Jett Stevens, Waukee .. ...... William Mitchell, Cedar Falls . Grea Milker, Cedar Rapids Meve Incielbritson. I ake Mills Queston Boston, Water too ..43-39 82 43 3<» 02 42-4(3 --87 43-40 82 . 39-44 83 . 45-38-83 ..41-47 83 43-40 83 41-4? RI 40-41 "3 ..40-43 83 . 38 45 RI . 41-42- 83 . 31 45 RI 40 44    84 41 43 84 . 40 44 -84 . 47-47—84 .47 4? 84 ..44 40 84 . 40-44    84 . 47-43-85 . 41 47 85 40 45-85 44 41    81 43-42—85 144? 86 Hansen, tilt* current truck point leader, finished second after an aetion-paeked four-ear battle on the half-mile dirt track. Flirt was the early pace-setter, although he had his hands lull with U.K.’s Bill McDonough, and led the feature through the first 16 laps. Eaker started in the fourth spot and moved up to Hansen’s bumper on the 13th tour. Four three laps he tried Curt on the “I didn t really feel I could get him on the inside,” Eaker said, “but he began going into the corner pretty hard and he wasn’t coining out that straight. So I thought if I came up on him fast out of the turns I might have a good chance of taking him. “The bottom groove was no good going in, hut I got a good bite and could come out fast.” Fast and hard, to he more accurate. Ken F’enn, J street stock point leader, that 10-lap feature. or if I just started running bet- consolation, inside and finally got by coming ter.”    Washington’s At that, his machine experienced difficulty and may have lost a cylinder. “I was blowing so much oil, I think I fouled up a plug,” Eaker explained. East w L Pct. GB Cleveland 38 .548 — Boston « 39 .547 — Baltimore 46 39 .541 w Milwaukee 43 42 .506 3'a Detroit 43 43 .500 4 New York 43 43 .500 4 Oakland West 48 2? ' .558 Kansas City 43 .506 *4Vj Chicago 42 43 .494 5W Texas 43 46 .483 6’ a Minnesota 40 48 .455 9 California 33 56 .371 16'a LATE MODEL Feature (25 laps):    I. Verlin Caker/ Ceoar Rapids, 2 Curt Hansen, Dike; I j Stan Stover, Rienback; 4. Bill McDonough, C R ; 5. Bob Helm, Andalusia, III,; 6 Ed Sanqer, Waterloo; 7. Fred Horn, Marion, 8. Darrell Dake, C R. Cons. (IO): I, Ken Walton, C R : 2 Friday's Games California 7, Boston 0 New York 3, Oakland 0 Kansas City 7, Detroit 2 Cleveland 9, Minnesota 5 Texas 4, Milwaukee 3 Chicago 4, Baltimore 3 Saturday's Games Oakland (Blue 8 8) at New York (Ttdr “But it didn’t start going bad Dake, 3 Ron Prymek Des Moines; 4. j0V7T«7,"2 e.m until after I was out in front, SO Ut0he^nb^L^McDonouqh; 2. Hansen; I ([ytgo’Tst, 2<o.mS,*r    1 41 at    Bos,°" it didn t scare me much.” ' 2nd*h*aBeuoT:a"l'. Dave0BedardSLaporte City 2 Cal Swanson, Reinbeck, 3    _ McDonough wasn t as I ort ll- ,Sd,n«r; 4. steve Kepoler, Marion i II-    /-M    |,    |    J    3rd    heat    (IO):    I.    Tom    Hughes,    Mon Hate. His 1965 Chevello lost not Ittello; 2. Bill Rice, Des Moines; 3. Chuck ...    ...    jjSmlth,    Waterloo; 4. John Wolf, CR. one but two cylinders and Fast time: Hansen, :24 64 Friday'* Results Cincinnati 7, Pittsburgh 0, 1st Cincinnati 4, Pittsburgh 3, 2nd Atlanta 7, St. Louis 3, 1st St. Louis IO, Atlanta 0, 2nd Houston 9, Chicago 4 San Diego I, Montreal 0 New York 5, Los Angeles 2 Philadelphia 6, San Francisco 2 Saturday's Games Cincinnati (Hall    0-1)    at    Pittsburgh (Reuss 8 6), 2:15 o.m Philadelphia (Lonborg    11-7) at San Francisco (Caldwell 7-3), 4 p m Atlanta (Reed    5-4)    at    St. Louis (McGlothen 12-4), 7 p m Chicago (Burris 3-1) at Houston (Osteen 7 7), 8 35 p.m Montreal (Roqers    10-9)    at    San Diego (Freisleben 6 4). 9 p m. New York (Parker 3-7) at Los Angeles (Messersmith 9 2), IO p m. Sunday's Games Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 2, 1:05 P.m. Atlanta at St. Louis, 2:15 p m. Philadelphia at San Francisco, 2, 3 o.m Chicago at Houston, 3:05 p.m Montreal at San Diego, 2, 4 p m New York at Los Angeles, 4 o.m forced him to drop from second place to fourth in the last two laps. Bill had also worked Hansen STREET STOCK Feature (IO): I. Ken Fenn ; 2. Ken 2. DeGood? 3 DeGood; 3. Bob Bender 1st hear (6): I. Fenn; Bender 2nd heat (6): I. Paul Dickey; 2. Don Sterba; 3. Steve Becker Paid attendance: 2,476 DID YOU KNOW THAT: m, .J ............ League, and in the Major League, is White Sox Park in Chicago. The first American League I game in Sox Park took place on July I, 1910. Including World Series games (1917, 1919 I and 1959) White Sox Park has seen almost 5,000 games. The next oldest Major League | Liullparks are fenway Park, Boston and Tiger Stadium, Detroit; both of which opened on I April 20, 1912.    1 ;

  • Al Miller
  • Alex Taveras
  • Bill Heldmar
  • Bill Mcdonough
  • Bill Pew
  • Bill Rice
  • Bob Bender
  • Bob Christensen
  • Bob Henderson
  • Brad Reid
  • Brian Demsky
  • Brian Merta
  • Bruce Charlton
  • Bruce Flei
  • Bud Mccardell
  • Caach Gcnc Bartow
  • Carol Mann
  • Carolyn Henry
  • Charlie Barenaba
  • Chuck Reeves
  • Craig Cool
  • Curt Hansen
  • Dan Hill
  • Dan Kosmach
  • Darrell Dake
  • Dave Bedard
  • Dave Dehaven
  • Dave Hii
  • Dave Narveson
  • Dave Sergeant
  • David Correll
  • Dennis Mertas
  • Des Moines Rick Glenn
  • Des Moines Ted Lewis
  • Dewitt Jeff Kennedy
  • Don Cleghorn
  • Don Olson
  • Don Sterba
  • Don Vermeer
  • Doug H
  • Dubuque Jim Hodges
  • Duff Nauman
  • Earl Melter
  • Ed Sanqer
  • Frank Grote
  • Frank Malone
  • Fred Grawe
  • Fred Horn
  • Fred Lufkin
  • Gary Christensen
  • Gary Haugen
  • Gary Pe
  • Gary Player
  • Gary Rohwedaer
  • Gerry Debuhr
  • Gerry Summa
  • Glenn Kerres
  • Hob Reck
  • I. Fenn
  • I. Verlin Caker
  • Ivan Miller
  • Jack Heinz
  • Jeff Barker
  • Jeff Smith
  • Jerry Cor
  • Jerry Foley
  • Jerry Johnson
  • Jerry Schall
  • Jerry Webb
  • Jerry Williams
  • Jett Stevens
  • Jim Carney
  • Jim Churchill
  • Jim Danaher
  • Jim Dawson
  • Jim Everham
  • Jim George
  • Jim Johnson
  • Jim Pelzer
  • Jim Wilson
  • Joe Meyer
  • John Burns
  • John Folkers
  • John Jacobs
  • John Liechty
  • John Lucas
  • John Schroe
  • John Schumacher
  • John Webb
  • John Wolf
  • John Youna
  • Joyce Kazmierski
  • Ken Kinsey
  • Ken Walton
  • Kerry Furman
  • Kevin Drake
  • Kevin Miller
  • Larcbwood Kevin Mckay
  • Larry Castagnole
  • Lodell Burnett
  • Manchester Andy Cates
  • Mardell Wilkins
  • Mark Mershon
  • Mark Rohde
  • Marlene Bagge
  • Marshalltown Dennis Cordle
  • Marshalltown George Ludlow
  • Marshalltown George Turner
  • Marvin White
  • Matt Wolfe
  • Mike Casey
  • Mike Irvine
  • Mike Lathrop
  • Mike Mcenroe
  • Mike Morley
  • Mike Puts
  • Mike Reasor
  • Mike Thornbaugh
  • Paul Dickey
  • Paul Hoffman
  • Perry Btehl
  • Peter Oosterhuis
  • Rafael Tatis
  • Ric Meewes
  • Richard Kelly
  • Rick Jacob
  • Rick Landsbera
  • Roaer James Des Moines
  • Robert Buhlman
  • Ron Hurlbeit
  • Ron Prymek
  • Ronald Thomson
  • Roy Carver
  • Sam Snead
  • Scott Hoover
  • Scott Olson
  • Sharon Miller
  • Spencer Sappington
  • Stan Smazel
  • Stan Stover
  • Steve Coopman
  • Steve Kehrer
  • Steve Kelson
  • Steve Malloy
  • Steve Rooks
  • Steve Stolze
  • Terry Feye
  • Terry Tomke
  • Tim Burgess
  • Tim Delong
  • Tom Bandie
  • Tom Chapman
  • Tom Etcher
  • Tom Hutchins
  • Tom Roan
  • Tom Twellman
  • Tony Fetter
  • Waukon Pat Mcmahon
  • Waverly Lerov Rohde
  • William Mitchell
  • Willie Horton

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Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette

Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Issue Date: July 13, 1974

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