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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 5, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas                                Sports Day v JJ By THOMAS OODLEY Sports Editor The New Braunfcls girls tennis pro gram has seen its share of state titles in the past decade for all its success there is still one achievement lingering on the a singles and doubles championship in the same year It has never been done at NBHS Rebekah Forney Andrea Giesick Tamarra Jenkin take aim at that unprece dented feat when they hit the courts of the UIL Class 4A State Tennis Tournament in Austin on Monday and Tuesday Were excited about the chance to do something special for New Braun said Forney who is ranked in the state in Superchampionships 18 by the USTA It would be great to come back to school with two titles Thats what were going Forney a junior captured the region al singles crown two weeks ago in San Antonio defeating Shere Ewing of Tuloso Midway 60 63 in the finals Jenkin and Giesick both seniors emerged from McFarlin Tennis Center as regional double champions by topping Catherine Olsen and Lindsey Callum of Alamo Heights Reaching the state tournament is noth ing new for these girls Last year Forney and Jenkin advanced to the singles semi finals eventually losing to the state cham pion Giesick who has been to state three of the last four years won it ail with about the chance to do something special for New Rebekah Forney doubles partner Sarah Bolle now with the University of Houston in 1994 The current NBHS trio has compiled a phenomenal 1791 combined record dat ing to last fall in team tennis and coach David Mueller believes they can add to that mark in Austin On paper they are the best players but that only means so Mueller said Everyone at state is very good Rebekah Tamarra and Andrea certainly have a good shot at winning state They are equally as impressive in the classroom as they are on the court Jenkin the schools valedictorian scored a in her SAT Forney is ranked in the top five of her class and Giesick an A student is ranked 17 in her class Forney whose serve has been clocked a 99 mph said the key to her success will be mixing her power game with an occasional serve arid volley There are a few areas I can improve on but I have a lot of confidence in my power Forney said Herald Zertung photo by THOMAS GODLEY State tennis Andrea Glettck Rabekah Forney and Tamarra Jenkin will try to KM a few more tNfea to the banners at NBHS tennis courts Firstplace Rangers edge Tigers 31 DETROIT AP The Texas Rangers became the first American League team in 79 years to pitch con secutive onehitters Saturday as Roger Pavlik held Detroit to a fifthinning home run in a 31 win over the Tigers A day after Texas Ken Hill onehit Detroit retiring the last 26 batters he faced Pavlik set down 14 straight Tigers before Mark Lewis hit a twoout homer in the fifth one over the minimum and retired the last 13 to end the game He struck out seven and didnt walk a batter in winning his fourth game in his fourth attempt The 40 consective batters retired by Hill and Pavlik set a club record Kevin Elster homered for Texas which matched the 1976 and 1989 Rangers for the best 30game start in club history Greg Gohr 14 gave up three runs become the first AL team to pitch back toback onehitters since die Washington Nationals onehit the Chicago White Sox in consecutive games in 1917 Pavlik 40 faced just 28 batters Tigers lost for the 14th time in their last 16 games Pavlik who blew leads of five seven and five runs in his last three starts got all the support he needed Sat urday when the Rangers scored twice in the third inning Darryl Hamilton led off with a double and scored on a single from Ivan Rodriguez who eventually scored on a grounder by Juan Gonzalez Elsters sixth homer made it 30 in the fourth before Lewis seventh home run cut it to 31 in the fifth The Rangers previous record for con secutive batters retired was 35 a streak which included Kenny Rogers perfect game against California on July The streak ended the next day when pre sent Tiger Chad Curtis then an Angel drew a firstinning leadoff walk against Pavlik Lewis seven homers leave him just two short of his career high Judge loosens gag order in Inin drug case DALLAS AP A judge has relaxed a strict gag order in the felony drug case against Dallas Cowboys star Michael Irvin but criticized news reports that he said made the order necessary Failure to impose an order restricting prejudicial pretrial publicity in these cas es would impair the states ability to impanel a fair and impartial said state District Judge Manny Alvarez who issued the order Friday It replaces one first issued by state District Judge John Creuzot who presided over the Dallas County grand jury that indicted Irvin and two others Irvin was indicted April 1 along with Angela Beck 22 and Jasmine Nabwan gu 21 The women were with Irvin and former Cowboys tight end Alfredo Roberts in a motel room when police officers conducted a March 4 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shot in front flirted with the lead all day until bogeys on 17 and 18 left him at 70 and204 Woody Austin last years PGA rook ie of the year shot the days low round a 65 and was three strokes back at 205 Doug 2Martin John Cook and Tommy Tolles were at 207 Maggert looking for his second career victory began the day two shots behind Brooks but got off fast with birdies on Nos 1 and 2 Then he birdied four of the first six holes on the back nine He too had his only bogey at No 18 Brooks started Saturday with a one shot advantage over Martin and first round coleaders Tolles and Mike Springer He birdied the par5 first hole then birdied Nos 3 and 6 for a twoshot advantage When he got to the par4 10th he picked up only his second bogey of the tournament which allowed Duval and Maggert who both birdied the hole to climb into a share of the lead Duval went up by one shot when he birdied No 11 Maggert his playing partner joined him with a birdie at 12 and took the lead alone with a birdie at the 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