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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 7, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas Sports October New Texas Unicorns romp over Hays New Brounfels maintains perfect record in district play TIM WAITS Stall Writtr New Braunfels1 varsity volleyball team is beginning the second half of district play like they started the first hot The Unicorns pasted the defen ding champion Hays Rebels 157 at Unicorn Gym Tuesday night to remain undefeated in District 134A at Showing if the Unicorns used a solid game plan to keep the Rebels off balance the entire We played a lot sharper the first time we played them than this uid Unicorn Coach Claudia referring to the Unicorns first victory over Hays month Even though you know what to you still put your best foot forward at the We played good volleyball Tuesday and hey just never got she And our reserves got in the game and they are a talented In the first the Unicorns broke out on top when Kelli Davis on a Hays Amy Powell came back with two straight but that was the on ly success the Rebels had in the entire the Unicorns went on to score the last 13 points They extended that streak to 18 by getting the first five points in the second game Kim Wlngate started the string by hitting a perfectly placed ace on left sideline After scoring on an errant Rebel Rachel McFarland scored off an assist from Krlsta Wright scored the next point on a save from the back corner that ell safely in Rebels Wingate ripped three straight and Davis found a vacant comer in the Rebel defense to give the Unicorns a 92 lead After a Leigh Ann Forney entered the game and served two lopsptn aces In front of New Braunfels Krista Wright watches at the ball lands out of Photo by Deryl Clark a diving Rebel backline The Rebels failed to return her third Wright spiked a Davis set and a pair of Rebel miscues gave the Unicorns the firstgame victory Perry Our Kelli Davis and Krista did a great Job of setting The Unicorns stumbled a bit midway through the second after taking an early 50 lead We let down in the second game and thats human after win ning the first one with no said Perry With the Unicorns ahead Hays Lora Winzer scored on a District 134 A VolltyMM District volltyMil Stantflnfi w L New Braunfels g o Canyon 5 2 Smithson Valley 5 3 Tivy 4 3 Hays 3 5 Clemens 4 4 Boerne 1 7 LocMiart i 7 Tuttdayi Matciwi New Braunfels Hays Canyon Tlvy Smithson Valley Boerne 11 Clemens score unavailable FrMayi Matcltts Smithson Valley at Canyon Boerne at New Braunfeli Tlvy at Lockhart dement at A hit by New Braunfels Amy Cook went into the net to draw the Rebels The Unicorns made short work of the Rebels Three quick points came on a Wright Cooks smash of an overset and a wide return by the Wright tacked on two more aces to widen the Unicorns lead to Aces by Wlngate and Forney brought New Braunfels to match when Letticia Lagunas dinked the game winner for the Wright led the Unicorn offen sive attack with seven four aces and one McFarland notched four kills and Wlngate powdered five Fridays match against Boerne will be Parents Night at Unicorn The varsity match will start at 5 Statistics NEW BRAUNFELS Davti 0123 Krista Wright 4015 Cook 01 l McFarland Wlngate 50 Forney Vela Lagunas Badlng Mar tinei Kendra Wright Totals 11M4M HAYS Candy Turner Lowden Powell 2002 Winter J 041 NB wins JVuort Havs Cougarettes keep cruising with win KERRVILLE Canyons varsity volleyball team won Its fifth straight match and ninth In the last 10 with a 159 decision over the Tivy Antlers Tuesday The victory keeps the Cougarettes in sole possession of second place in the district 134A race with a 62 two games behind front running New Braunfels and a game ahead of thirdplace Smithson Canyon Coach Donna Boehle said her team played extremely well as a unit in its pivotal match with the Lady You could visibly see that we were playing well You could really see the she Both games were with Tlvy leading 129 in the first game before Margie Williams served on the next four points for the The Antlers came back with a point to make it but Stacey Moeller served the final point for Tivy raced out to a 40 lead in the second but behnd the serving of Leah Canyon regained the After an exchange of Lory Hill took command for the Cougarettes as the team score five unanswered points for a 105 Leah and Lory served really well for Boehle Krieg finished with seven aces and Hill had Moeller led the team with eight kills while Krieg had four and Jody Tyler Boehle said she is very pleased with the way her team has played for the last several See CAN Page 11A SV upends Boerne BOERNE Its one down and one to go this week for Smithson Valleys varsity volleyball which avenged a districtopening loss to Boerne with a victory over the Lady Hounds Tuesday After winning the first match of the second round of district the Rangerettes stand at one game behind Canyon for second place in District Canyon hosts Smithson Valley on Friday in a pivotal match for both with the Rangerettes again looking for revenge following a 915 loss to the Cougarettes in their first The Rangerettes had a collapse the first time they played winn ing the first game 1614 before losing the next two On Smithson Valley made sure history did not We came out and took control ear said Rangerette Coach Louise We had a lot of people hit ting the bail The Rangerettes controled the play at the net in the first as the Greyhounds never seriously Things were a little tighter in the second game as Boerne rallied to tie the game at then took an 1110 At that Kim Vordenbaum took over the serve for Smithson and guided her team to tak ing the next five points to win the Michele Hennigar led the Rangerettes with seven six blocks and two Leslie McCoy had six two aces and a block while Wendy Gentry had three two blocks and five Vorden baum had two aces and a block and Ashley Bales had a Since dropping its first two district Smithson Valley has won five of its last six going into Fridays key Davidson said her team was looking forward to another chance at the I wont have any problems getting the girls up for this Wed like to get a little more she Smithson Valley won Tuesdays junior varsity match 157 while the Rangerette freshmen lost 8 Resourceful Cardinals take first game of series LOUIS lAP Second baseman Tom my a veteran of three National League playoffs in the last six says the St Louis Cardinals are feeling a bit We realised that from all the commen tary and talk that we were not the ones being seen as Herr said after Louis 53 victory Tuesday night over the San Fran cisco 1 think theyre selling us short a little Herr Weve got a pretty good At least the Cardinals resourcefulness was demonstrated by Greg who was nominated to pitch only hours before gametime because of Danny Coxs stiff neck He pitched a super game You cant pitch any better than he did Louis pit ching coach Mike Roarke said of a lefthander who gave up just four hits In 7 13 Innings as the Cardinals took a lO lead In the bestofseven who during the regular season had an 02 record against San struck out seven Giants and delivered the Cardinalskey He threw me a slow and 1 flared at Maihews said of Rick off whom he hit a tworun single to cap a decisive threerun sixth inning Mathews surrendered Jeffrey Leonards prodigious home run to start San Franciscos fourth and give the Giants a 21 but he was in control for the remainder of his Ozzie Smiths leadoff triple and Willie McGees twoout single gave the Cardinals a 22 tie in their half of the fourth The stalemate lasted until Dan Driessen started St Louis oneout outburst with a single off Reuschel In the If you gel ahead of then he has to bring the ball up and throw a said who singled on the infield following Driessens In addition to McGees a hard shot San Francisco shortstop Jose Urbie flagged down by gliding to his the Cardinals benefited from an Driessen broke too soon for third base on McGees thinking the ball would get through the although he was caught off advanced to third when Uribe bounced a hurried throw to se cond baseman Robby Robby had an out at third after retriev ing the ball i but didnt see Giants Manager Roger Craig said of the pivotal Play Terry Pendleton singled Driessen with McGee stopping at second to break the 22 After Curt Fords single loaded the Reuschel retired Tony Pena on a pop foul but ailed against He hit a curveball pretty He didnt mash but he found an open Louis Manager Whitey Henog said of Mathews soft liner up the who learned only hours before the game that he would replace the ailing delivered an assortment of pit ches that baffled the John of Louis and Dave of the Giants were todays scheduled National League AM Times COT LCAOUf CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES TiMMayi Louis San Francisco Louis leads series lO San Francisco Dravecky 1012 at Louis Tudor Fridays Louis at San Louis at San StNMtayt Louis at San If necessary Twttfayt San Francisco at if nsceuary 14 San Francisco at if necessary Tigers both enjoy playing in the Metrodome MINNEAPOLIS AP Its Home Sweet Dome for the Minnesota This season Twins had baseballs best record at home and thats where the bestof seven AL playoffs get under way The Detroit Tigers will send Doyle since being acquired from Atlanta on against Frank in the opening game at the Metrodome The Twins were 5625 at home this year If were going to have a legitimate weve got to do well Viola The only problem is they do well The AL West champions had the worst road record of any division or pennant winner in 29S2 The AL East champion mean were tied with Toronto or the best road record in the and they were 42 this season at Min American League All COT LIAGUC CHAMPIONSHIP SCMICS Detroit Alexander at Minnesota Viola m ThurttaytGamt Detroit Morns 18iu at Minnesota iBlyleven Minnesota at 12 if Minnesota at 7 25 p m Minnesota at 2 07 p m U Detroit at p m necessary is Detroit at p necessary Of course that makes us feel very gnad Tigers shortstop Alan Tranuneil We should feel ootv tut weve not oswtoualy TrasMMU said fielding high i kt the Metrodome can he an of what feels of tne he inwer out of Use Vtola Detroits It helps being a lefthander against he said of the pla toon Id definitely rather face Mike Heath rather than Matt The first two games will be here tonight and Thursday night The teams will take Friday and Games 4 and 5 are set for Satur Sunday and Monday at Tiger The teams would return to Mlneasrti for the final two U ef the left The Twins won the West with an 15 77 Detroit won the more com petitive East with the best record in Some people are predicting a Twins center fielder Kirby Puckett But 1 think were go ing to do Tigers designated hitter Bill Madlock said he isnt making any such predictions No he because the Twins have a great club with some very good ballplayers The Twins clinched the division on then lost their last five games of the The Tigers didnt clinch until the final day of the winning their last in cluding a threegame sweep of secondplace The Blue Jays led the division by 34 games with a week to but they lost their last Trammell has been playing those mustwin games with a cold and a sore Tired or Trammell is the Tigers toughest Viola Trammell batted with 28 homers and 105 RBI The Tigers have plenty of playoff Most of the players on this years team were on the 19M World Series The hadnt won the AL West since 1970 when some of the cur rent Twins werent even teenagers and are 04 in two playoff ap pearances 1W0 and Chances of settlement in strike slim before deadline for Sundays games WASHINGTON CAP Another week of substitute players and missed paychecks by striking NFL regulars was in the offing barring agreement at the negotiating table or a major breakdown in union And neither seemed likely as union head Gene Up shaw and management negotiator Jack Donlan prepared for another meeting today to try to end the 15day Resolution of the outstanding issues will take Donlan said in a statement issued from his New York office following a fivehour meeting Tuns day with Upshaw at an undisclosed location near the nations Free once the major issue of the was not according to the statement from the NFL Management Discussions centered on two minor issues club fines and player the statement Neither Upshaw nor the NFL Players Association had any There had been hope that a settlement could be reached in time for the striking players to report to their teams by the owners l deadline Players who reported would be paid and could play in this weekends But the statement from Donlan and the unions determination not to return en miisr until an agree ment has been reached seemed to end all hopes that many of the regulars would suit Some detections were Tight end Rtatt the first San Franclaco to cross the picket was eipected to be Joined to day by several teammates The striking 4tnr players aset at a Redwood hotel Tuesday afternoon for an update on Mon day nights marathon player representatives meeting in Keena Turner came back with a report of what happened in we had some and then we took a coplayer representative Keith Fahnhorst The 11 guys who were going to go in last week voted to go in and the rest of us are hanging in Fahnhorst refused to say who would but published reports said the list included quarterback Joe wide receiver Dwight running backs Roger Craig and Joe cornerback Eric placekkker Hay punter Max Runager and defensive lineman Pete Kugler The union has softened its stance on free with the player representatives saying early Tuesday that they had given Upshaw a wimftffirt that no single issue was to hold up an The renewed the first in n followed a weekend in whtrti hoth sides were The owners suffered through a Sunday and Monday in which stadiums were filled to just 26 percent of capacity rather than the usual TV ratings were not down dramatically for the l EOT but curiosity may have been rsepnnsmii to ptrt for The later games of Sunday did show a marked with CBS saying the second half of its itwftteheirttr got a 10J rating compared to oo Sept two days before the strife keijan
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