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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 9, 1983, New Braunfels, Texas SV swipes two from S S By SCOTT HARING Wire editor The Smithson Valley Rangers used a balanced scoring attack and a tenacious defense to pound out an 8153 win over the Southside Cardinals Tuesday night in Ranger The victory leaves the Rangers one win away from a playoff spot and two wins away from at least a share of the District 263A Our press I thought we did a good coach Roger Kraft said after the While the SV offensive machine was going through its regular it was the defense that kept the Cardinals from getting any points inside and precious few from the The contest was decided early as SV jumped out to an 81 lead on the strength of outside The lead was stretched to 166 by the end of the But it was the second quarter that put the game out of as the Rangers exploded for 31 points and posted a 4719 halftime The highlight of the attack came when Rocky Neuman took an outlet pass following a and after taking two carefully measured executed a regulationtype slam dunk that brought the crowd to its A little later in the quarter the Southside head coach ran afoul of the officials and was assessed a pair of Sean a sophomore up from the calmly stepped to the line and canned all four free The game was over at The second half was a joyride for the as Kraft substituted Terry Kyler fouled out of the contest early in the third and Steve Blankenship followed midway through the Smithson Valley was not seriously threatened as they rolled to the 8153 final The Rangers got some good and bad injury Kurt who had missed the entire season up until now with a knee played well Tuesday showing good hustle on defense and a nice touch from And Pat Bruce is expected to resume practicing with the team Kraft But Jamie Booth jammed his thumb against the backboard in Tuesdays game and experienced some It was too early to determine if the injury was Blankenship led the Rangers with 16 followed by Butch Hegeman Andy Severance Neuman Walker Hayes Booth Pat Klar Kyler 4 and Chris Simons The win ups the Rangers record to 71 in district and 234 With a win Friday night at home over thirdplace the Rangers can clinch at least second place and the playoff spot that goes with A win Friday would also set up a season ending showdown with The Greyhounds are still undefeated in If the Rangers could win that road the two teams would be declared district A playoff game would still be to determine seeding for the state Smithson Valley 50 Southside 34 The Smithson Valley Rangerettes clinched a spot in the high school basketball playoffs Tuesday night with a 5034 win over the Southside The regular season is now over for the who racked up a 73 record in District 263A under firstyear coach Phyllis Randolph won the district but Smithson Valley finished good enough to make the Bandera finished Bonugli was understandably happy after the They did a good job holding them Southside she They did a good The Rangerettes took control of the game using an effective press to cause numerous Southside turnovers and jump out to an 187 first quarter The second quarter was more slow but the SV defense kept the Cardinals under wraps and the Rangerettes moved out to a 2512 halftime The Rangerettes continued to have their way in the third outscoring Southside 146 in the eight Julie Cappel controlled the area under the basket and scored many of her gamehigh 12 points in the third After opening up a 3918 the Rangerettes coasted home to a 5034 win and a playoff Following Cappel in the scoring parade were Lynda Nicholson Terri Mooney Dawn Davis Darelene Garrison freshman Shalynn McCoy Patty Schneider Beverly Kuebel 2 and Sherry Garrison Slammin two Smithson Valleys Rocky Neuman claimed his first ingame slam dunk Tuesday night as the Rangers defeated the Southside Cardinals 81 Neuman only scored 11 points in the game while Steve Blankenship led the team with The Smithson Valley girls also defeated the New Braunfels February 9A Racquetball tourney completed Silva takes first Here are the results of last weekends Knights Of Olde racquetball held at the Knights Of Olde club and sponsored by Miller Lite and AMF Proceeds went to the Comal County Mental HealthMental Retardation Womens Singles Novice Martha San Antonio Julie New Braunfels Cindy San Flight Rhonda San Antonio Helen San Antonio Connie New C Flight Pam Robstown Jane San B Flight Debbie Austin Mary Virginia San Antonio Lynette New Mens Singles Novice Ken Seguin Chris Chavez Doug San D Flight Gary Randolph AFB Charles San Antonio Dave New C Flight Henry New Braunfels Howard New BraunJels Mike San B Flight Marie San Antonio Tony San Antonio Howard New Open Flight Noel De La Kingsville Kirk San Marcos Tom San Doubles D Flight Scott Wehman and Glen New Braunfels Kay Verhuel and Lynette New Braunfels Jim and Shirley Mc Corpus B Flight Darrin McCreery and Noel Corpus Christi Henry Silva and Hector Her New Braunfels Leland Knox and Greg San Open Flight Noel De La Rosa and Mo Kingsville Ed Loosemore and Tom Corpus Christi Floyd Chapman and Les New Stall photo by John Senter Gil more hits seven in OT Spurs outlast 147143 SAN ANTONIO AP When Detroits Kelly Tripucka hit a jump shot with 38 seconds to play and Isiah Thomas sank two free throws with only 10 seconds it appeared the TripuckaThomas show had done it The combination gave the Pistons a 133 130 lead over San It wasnt Mike Dunleavy connected with a 3point goal with eight seconds remaining sending the game into overtime and Artis Gilmore scored seven points in the extra period to lead the Spurs to a 147143 Thomas scored a careerhigh 46 points and Tripucka tossed in 34 more in the National Basketball Association game Tuesday George Gervin scored 41 points for the with Mike Mitchell adding 28 and Gilmore This was one hell of a basketball The game was decided on Dunleavys said Pistons Coach Scotty Robert But Thomas and Tripucka impressed San Antonio Coach Stan Those two kids are really the key to that Isiah Thomas is definitely an allstar Albeck Dunleavy was our first choice on that last he I thought it might go in because this was such a great game with fantastic San Antonio shot percent from the with Detroit dropping to 52 percent after misfiring on several 3point tries late in The Pistons led by 15 points in the second before San Antonio rallied to close the gap to seven at the San Antonio snapped a losing streak at but Detroit lost for the eighth time in nine At the beginning of the we were playing pretty good but at this time during the this is where we are Robertson We recently played Indiana and San Diego and figured to build a but lost all Thats the way things are in the But our goal is to make the and I feel confident we the coach Dunleavy almost shot too quickly on his bomb that sent the game into I was surprised when it took us only two seconds to because that gave them time to score a Dunleavy Of his he I just didnt want to leave that 3pointer For who made three 3pointers the loss killed much of the exhilaration he might have felt about his most productive game as a Nine pull out of Hawaiian Open HONOLULU AP The largest number of withdrawals in the history of the Hawaiian Open has raised the possibility that the event will go on with a lessthanfull Nine men pulled out of the tournament that begins Thursday on the par72 Waialae Country Club The complete list of alternates has been If we get any more well just have to go with a short said Jack the PGA Tour official in charge of this which offers in prize It is Stirling that the tournament will have less than its full 144man complement of players even if there are no further with At least one of the Bill who is now listed as a had not checked in Tuesday afternoon and officials were not sure he was in the who has headed the Tour officials for the Hawaiian Open for the fast said he could not account for the large number of Its a variety of he A couple of them have Some just arent playing very Among who withdrew were Peter Howard Forrest Jim Chip Bill David Peoples and Jim Only two of the top 12 money winners from 1982 defending Hawaiian Open champion Wayne Levi and Jerry Pate are The presence of Arnold provides the tournament with one of the games great gate Palmer had one of his finest performances in several years last month with a title challenge in the Los Angeles Gil who won the first two tournaments of the is one of the leading contenders for the first Among the other standouts are twotime Open champion Hale Ben Bruce Hubert Andy Bean and Bobby Prayer shot clinches win By BOB GREENE AP Sports Writer Everything went in for Iowa States Barry even a 18foot prayer shot at the buzzer that gave the Cyclones a 7372 overtime upset over lOthranked We had a hand in his face on the last shot and it still went said Missouri Coach Norm It looked but it got We tried everybody in the but couldnt get Stevens The sophomore forward finished with 40 points and halted Missouris record string of 11 Big Eight victories on the It also snapped Iowa States 10game losing streak to Missouri as the Tigers dropped their first conference game of the As I was fading I was just praying it would go Stevens said of his win ning and I had a gut feeling it In other games involving ranked Villanova beat Connecticut 86 79 and Kentucky crushed Mississippi State 88 Iowa State gained possession of the ball for the final shot after Missouris Mark Dressier missed the first of a oneandone free throw opportunity with 12 seconds remaining in the extra The Cyclones called timeout with nine seconds then worked the ball to who sank the winning shot over the out stretched arms of Missouris Ron This is the greatest win in Iowa States history and one of my greatest wins as a said Iowa State Coach Johnny We had to have a good night out of Barry and we got He was Missouri had a chance to win the game in regulation when Jon an 88 percent free throw shooter for the stepped to the line for two shots with six seconds He made the first to tie the score at but missed the Steve Stipanovich led 184 overall and 61 in Big Eight with 26 Prince Bridges came off the bench to score 20 points and Sunvold added Top Twenty Senior guard Stewart Granger scored 24 including 10 in a threeminute to spark Villanova over Big East rival Con John Pinone added 16 and Mike Mulquin 13 for the victorious now 154 overall and 82 in league 911 and was paced by freshman guard Earl Kelley with 20 Kenny Walker came off the bench to score 23 points and lead Kentuckys Southeastern Conference victory over Mississippi Kentucky increased its record to 155 56 in conference The other players are really gaining a lot of con fidence in Kenny said Kentucky Coach Joe They are taking the ball to him and looking for him in the A freshman Walker had 12 points and 10 rebounds in the first Derrick Hord added 15 points for Douglas named Southland MVP AP The Southland Conference on Tuesday bestowed its Player of the Week award on Bobby Joe a 5foot10 junior guard whose 16 points and 5 assists led Northeast Louisiana to its first road victory of the from contributed to two other NLU victories in becoming the first from his school to win conference player He gained wide attention as a prep senior when he set the national high school record by averaging 54 points i Other players nominated this week were Jay Hansen of Arkansas Tom Sewell of Karl Malone of Louisiana Ronald Cox of McNeese State and Sam Norton of San Diego clips Nuggets By WILLIAM BARNARD AP Sports Writer The San Diego Clippers figured to be one team that wouldnt hold the Denver Nuggets under 100 I filed an official protest to the league because they played too Denver Coach Doug Moe said in jest after the Clippers beat the Nuggets 12598 Tuesday We had a very bad game effort they worked too hard and played too They deserved to win by as many as they did and San Diego got 31 points from Terry Cummings and 27 from Tom Chambers while holding Alex the NBAs leading to seven points on 3of16 Lakers Sonics 118 Norm Nixon broke a tie With two free throws with three seconds to go as Los Angeles beat Seattle for the 16th time in their last 18 regularseason a AbdulJabbar led the Lakers with 30 while Earvin Magic Johnson had 26 JO rebounds and 11 Jack Sikma had 27 poin s and i9 rebounds for while Fred Brown hit 12 of 17 shots for a seasonhigh 25 Bullets Celtics 101 Greg Ballards field goal with six seconds remaining in overtime clinched Washingtons triumph over Nets Hawks 109 Buck Williams had 29 points and 16 rebounds as New Jersey held off a late Atlanta The Nets led by as many as 22 points late in the third and still had a 10692 advantage with left in the but a 174 streak by the Hawks cut the deficit to 110109 with 24 seconds Then the Nets hit five free throws to hold on to their Blazers Bulls 93 Jim Paxson scored 34 points and Calvin Natt 28 to carry Portland over Paxson and Natt combined for 21 points in a 5V2 minute span of the third period during which the Trail Blazers extended a 5549 lead to Orlando Woolridge led the Bulls with 20 Rockets Kings 115 Joe Bryants threepoint play with 34 seconds left in overtime lifted Houston over Kansas Bryant broke a 113113 tie with a was fouled on the play and hit the free Elvin Hayes led the Rockets with 24 while Eddie Johnson had 22 for the Lawn Fertilizer Lawn Garden Fertilizer Sale 12 9 AM to 12 NOON Walnut Square Shopping Center SPONSORED BY THE NEW BRAUNFELS OPTIMIST CLUB Proceeds going to the youth of New Braunfels
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