New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, May 10, 1985, Page 10

Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung May 10, 1985

New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 10, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas 10A New Braunfels Friday May Palmer will lead Seniors in SA SAN ANTONIO AP Arnold Palmer had his post50 years all planned out until the PGA came up with the Senior Now hes working harder than ever to keep the old equipment in Back about 15 years ago I started planning what I wanted to be doing when I was said wholl tee off today in the first round of the inaugural Dominion Senior tournament at Dominion Country I bought a couple of automobile a couple of golf he I started building golf and theres my golf course design I figured with all those things Id keep The Senior Tour for pro golfers past their 50th birthday has been a happy complication for one of golfs most popular What started in 1980 as a fourtournament has expanded to a million Thats just about doubled my Palmer as will be among the gallery favorites In the 54hour tournament over the par Dominion The obstacle course Palmer completed just getting to San Antonio was enough to tire younger I flew to Palm Springs and visited the PGA West flew to Denver and visited two then the next day I made six speeches of at least 10 minutes duration each and then I flew into San Antonio Tueday Palmer Palmer and the rest of the 52player field will be chasing Australian Peter who will be trying to become the first player to win three straight PGA Senior Tour tournament Thomson has back to back victories in the Carta BlancaJohnny Mathis Classic in Los Angeles and last weeks MONY Senior Tournament of Thomson also has won four of the last five tournaments hes entered on the Senior cir Thomson had birdies on 15 and 16 to cap ture the MONY tournament for a threestroke victory over Don January and Dan The victory boosted Thomson to the top of the Senior Tour money leaders with and January dropped to second at Thomson shot a fourunder par 68 in Thursdays pro am and will carry the favorites role into Fridays first round in which the pros will play with amateurs but their scores will count toward Sundays first Palmer said even he had been surprised by the Senior Tours I felt that the tour would be that it was a good opportunity to have some tournaments that would interest the he But the immediate success of the tour was a little sur prising because it happened so you almost have to stand in line to In addition to Thomson and four other top 10 money winners are entered in the Dominion tournament including 5 Billy 7 Orville and 10Jim 1 I 1 CAM CAKlSrritj PkAYERS Silent leader OGrady mum about record IRVING AP Mac OGrady Invoked the name of Steve Carlton and refused to speak with the press after shooting an 8underpar 63 that staked him to a oneshot lead in the first round of the Byron Nelson He pointed out that Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Carlton doesnt talk to the press and nobody thinks anything about PGA Tour official Tom Place said Thursday after he made a vain effort to Induce OGrady to speak with He said he doesnt have to talk with the press and he doesnt want said the information director for the Place said OGrady apparently was upset over a magazine article about him last He said he had been embarassecl by the press and had absolutely nothing to say to Place OGradys while unusual in pro is not without Snead declined an invitation to a mass interview last but did talk with reporters on an individual Deane a former player and now commissioner of the PGA failed to appear at a press conference at the Louis Open In the early He said later he was not in Again in the early Lee Trevlno left the course immediately after winning a playoff for the title In the National Airlines Open in a order to catch a OGrady made no He simply refused to be Interviewed after matching the tournament scoring LakersNuggets should be shootout AP The Los Angeles Lakers have raced through two rounds of the National Basketball Association and Coach Pat Riley expects little change in the Western Conference final series against Its going to be a a highscoring said whose club plays host to the Nuggets in the opening game of the bestofseven series Saturday The winner of the Western Conference affair will move to the NBAs Championship Series against the Eastern Conference The Philadelphia 76ers earned a berth in the Eastern finals by sweeping the Milwaukee Bucks in four The defending NBA champion Boston within a game of joining the take a 3 2 edge into tonights game against the Detroit Pistons at Los Angeles averaged over 130 points a game in sweeping the Phoenix Suns in three games and beating the Portland Trail Blazers in five to gain the Western Con ference But the regularseason scoring showed some zip of its own by averaging almost 123 points in besting the San Antonio Spurs and Utah well be the underdogs against said Denver guard Mike But well try to weather their As far as tempo is that series is going to be as fast as a series can With you always know that Calvin Natt and Alex English will get their 20 What happens is that their other guys can sneak up on you and hurt said Laker guard Earvin Magic who scored 34 points and collected 19 assists in a 139120 victory on Tuesday that eliminated the Portland Trail Blazers from the I think Denver has a great bunch of athletes who are able to run with any Lakers center Kareem AbdulJabbar They match up real well with Theyve got good athletes and like to the same game we Added Los Angeles reserve guard Michael Cooper Denver will not be as physical as Por but it will be a real track My main concern is not to run out of isnt worried about his team coming up Maybe the fifth game against Portland was a blessing In disguise because we didnt have a week off before meeting said You can benefit from but you can have too much of The second game of the series will be played Tuesday night at the with the next two games May 17 and May 19 at New Braunfels National Bank MEMBER VICTORIA BANK invites you to listen to Reflections A backward gUnoe at where we In Comol County 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Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

Issue Date: May 10, 1985

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