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Ada Ada News (Newspaper) - December 15, 1975, Ada, Oklahoma Page to the Ada evening Newsad Oklahoma monday december 15,1975colts Battle past dolphins raiders vikes beaten by the associated press it was a drive that typified Baltimore a entire season. It was a Long Long one filled with a few clutch plays and a few bizarre plays a and it was a successful one. A i knew we had a Long Way to go a coach ted Marchibroda said sunday after his Miracle Colts buried on their own four Yard line in Over time clawed their Way across the Field and into position for Toni Linhart s sudden death 31-Yard Field goal that beat Miami 10-7. A a that a the kind of team we have a Marchibroda said of his scrappy band of Cinderel Las who have risen from a disastrous 2-12 National football league season in 1974 to 9-4. Within one Victory of a divisional championship and playoff berth in 1975. A a they be been doing what they be had to do All season and he called the Triumph a without a doubt the greatest i be Ever had a All the Way Back to High the Victory threw first place in the american conferences East division into a Flat footed tie a but one in which the Colts have their Best foot Forward. Since they be beaten Miami in both meetings this year All they need is another Victory next sunday against new England to take the title regardless of what the dolphins do saturday against Denver. A the Colts deserved to win a a Miami coach Don Shula said matter of factly. A they had what it took in the overtime and came up with big plays during the final drive. We had the Opportunity to win throughout the game but we could t come up with big in sundays other games St. Louis locked up the National conference East title and relegated division runner up Dallas to the pfc wild card spot with a 34-20 Victory Over Chicago los Angeles beat Green Bay 22-5, Houston edged Oakland 27-26, Detroit surprised Minnesota 17-10, Atlanta whipped san Francisco 31-9, Cleveland clobbered Kansas City 40-14, Denver downed Philadelphia 25-10, Buffalo belted new England 34-14 and the new York giants beat new Orleans 28-14. On saturday Dallas dropped Washington out of the playoffs by routing the redskins 31-10 and Pittsburgh won the acc Central title by clouting Cincinnati 35-14. The new York jets Are at san Diego tonight. The Colts completely rebuilt since winning the 1971 super bowl tied the score 7-7 on a six Yard touchdown run by Lydell Mitchell with 5 30 remaining in regulation time then launched their winning drive following Larry Seipler scoff income punt. They converted three third Down plays on the drive and quarterback Bert Jones playing with injured ribs for frer it Cir to to to to to Tab Trottlr to for to to to to to k to to k k to k k to k to to k to k for for to tramp to b to b amp pc b to to to b to k b b to b to b b to to to to k to k k b k to chargers must Stop Riggins san Diego api a the san Diego chargers can expect to see a lot of John Riggins tonight instead of the new York jets Joe Namath in their nationally televised National football league game. The big fullback from Kansas has gained 868 Yards Rushing this season. 132 Yards Short of the coveted 1,000-Yard Mark. And the jets Are determined to help Riggins get those added 132 Yards in the last two games of the 1975 season. He May not need two games to do it. Against the new England patriots last week. Riggins ran for 152 Yards and scored two touchdowns As the jets halted an eight game losing Streak with a 30-28 Victory. Namath was t exactly Idle either. The Man with the Rifle and Creaky Knees completed 14 of 18 passes against the patriots for 160 Yards and helped set up three Field goals by Pat Leahy. But Namath Riggins and the rest of the jets will be running into a chargers team which is coming off its first Victory of the season a 28-20 Triumph Over the Kansas City chiefs. The chargers deprived most of the season of running Star Don Woods have discovered a promising runner in Rickey Young a Rookie from Jackson state. After playing in the Shadow of Little All american Walter Payton in College. Young has come into his own in spot duty with the chargers. He now is san Diego s leading rusher with 408 Yards on 101 carries. He gained 124 Yards and scored two touchdowns in the chargers face saving Victory Over the injury riddled chiefs. Camarillo takes All around title Oklahoma City a i the National finals Rodeo ended Here sunday with Leo Camarillo of Oakdale. Calif., As the world Champion All around professional Cowboy despite a disappointing showing in the a world series of Rodeo Camarillo barely edged out runner up Tom Ferguson of Miami. Okla., for the All around title. When the nor ended. Camarillo was ahead of Ferguson in total regular season and nor winnings by Sill 17. The Slimmest margin Ever in Competition for the top Rodeo Crown. Neither Camarillo nor Ferguson won any Money in sunday Quot a 10th and final nor go round but Ferguson wound up fifth in total nor winnings in calf roping and sixth in steer wrestling while Camarillo failed to place among the top six in his Lone nor event team roping. Camarillo s total winnings amounted to $50,830.60 while Ferguson had $50,719.43. Camarillo and his partner h. P. Evetts of Hanford calif., placed in the Money in Only two of the to nor go rounds. Ferguson placed give times in calf roping and once in steer wrestling. The nor in which the top 15 cowboys in seven events compete each year also decided world championships in those seven events a but none of the top nor Money winners were among the champs. Joe Alexander of Cora wyo., won sundays go round in bareback bronc Riding and took his fifth consecutive title in that event. Top nor Money Winner was Jack Ward of Springdale ark., with $1,607 08. Alexander placed second in nor winnings to give him an Overall total of $41,184. Don Gay of Mesquite. Tex., won his second straight world championship in Bull Riding with total winnings of $34,851. But he finished second in nor winnings with $1,607. Denny Flynn of Springdale ark., was the nor top hand in Bull Riding with $1,941. Greg Winham of Rush Springs. Okla., placed first in calf roping sunday but Bobby goodspeed of High Ridge mont., was the Over All Leader with winnings of $1,941. The calf roping world championship was won by Jeff Copenhaver of Spokane wash., with a total of $34,629. He was sixth in nor Money winnings. Fred Larsen of Decker mont., won the final go round in steer wrestling a but the nor Leader in the event was Bob Christophersen of Glendive mont., who won a total of $1,942 Frank Shepperson of Midwest wyo., won the world championship in the event though with total season nor winnings of $34,863. Marilyn Camarillo of Oakdale calif., placed first sunday in barrel racing but the Overall nor Leader was Connie Combs of Comanche okla., with a total of $916. Jimmie Gibbs of Valley Mills Tex., took the world championship in barrel racing however ending the season and the nor with total winnings of $22,156. Simpson May retire seek movie career Fox Boro mass. Apr with one game to go in his seventh season in the National football league . Simpson is Uncertain of his future. And everyone is wondering including his Boss swill one of footballs All time great runners quit to try for a movie career a if i have to Iti buy a movie company a a owner Ralph Wilson of the Buffalo Bills said sunday when asked about the possibility of losing . After running for 185 Yards and his 21st touchdown of the season in the Bills 34-7 Victory Over the new England patriots the 28-year-old Simpson talked about his future. A i truly and honestly Don t know what Iti do a he said. A i do know i want to be an actor. I feel about acting what i used to feel about football. There san element of the although he has two years left on his contract with the Bills and his dream of playing in the super bowl is unfulfilled . Indicated he would quit football if offered a role in the upcoming movie a a ragtime and the film is shot during the football season. A i can retire any time i want a he said. A a in be always Felt i wanted to play in the super bowl and i still do. But if the right thing comes along a Well i think in be proved to every body i can play one record is Well within reach for the former Southern California Star. He needs Only one touchdown to equal the league Mark of 22 scored by Gale Sayers of the Chicago bears in 1965. Upsets Jumble playoff picture need to lose weight our new procedure is More effective than any procedure you have previously tried. The unique thing about this do amphetamines or Tranquili Zers Are required therefore eliminating any drug reaction. Try this clinically supervised program for six weeks we May be Able to help you. For appointment or further information Call or. W f. Starns Oulu practice physician 627 n. Beard Ada 332-2688 by the associated press it would have been so Nice so simple if Miami had knocked off Baltimore if Oakland had beaten Houston if Minnesota had Defeated Detroit. But the Colts downed the dolphins the oilers edged the raiders and the Lions surprised the Vikings on sunday. So instead of a Clear precise View of the National football league playoffs just two weekends away fuzziness pervades the picture with a lot still to be decided in next weekends final regular season action. The Sites for the dec. 27-28 first round games Are determined As the nil guide says As follows the win ingest team in each conference hosts the wild card team and the second winning est hosts the third winning est. But if the top Winner and the wild card team Are from the same division then the winning est hosts the third winning est and the second winning est hosts the wild card club. In the National conference the four playoff teams Are set a but which team plays where is still undecided. The division winners Are St. Louis in the East Minnesota in the Central and los Angeles in the West with Dallas from the East being the wild card team. Both los Angeles and Minnesota Are 11-2 and St. Louis is 10-3. If All three win next weekend the Vikings and rams would be the hosts in the first round. And who play will be decided by a complicated Point rating system which involves Points scored is. Points allowed by teams against others within their conference. The rams could Host the wild card cowboys and St. Louis could be at Minnesota a or it could be the other Way around. And that a Only one possibility. If the vikes and rams lose and St. Louis wins All three will be 11-3 and the Point rating system will decide the hosts. In the american conference with the East division title and wild card still up for grabs things Arentt even As Clear As the pfc picture. Miami and Baltimore at 9-4, Are tied for first in the East. Pittsburgh at 12-1, has clinched both the Central title and the Honor of being the top conference Winner. But with Cincinnati the Central division runner up at 16-3 and in the wild card running Pittsburgh a opponent Isnit set yet. And because of that neither is Oakland a the West division Winner at 10-3, although the raiders will be a Host since they be beaten both Miami and Baltimore the Eastern title contenders. Defense wins for warriors. Celtics by the associated press a to win in the Aba you have to play Tough defense and hit the boards hard a says Golden state warriors Star Rick Barry. New Orleans coach Bill Van Breda Kolff agrees. The difference though is that Golden state did what Barry said and Defeated the Kansas City Kings 115-105 while it was the Boston celtics that pulled off the execution to defeat the new Orleans jazz 102-93 in National basketball association action sunday night. A Boston started playing a pressure defense in the third Quarter and this became their offence a Van Breda Kolff moaned. A they took control of the game at that in other Aba games sunday los Angeles Defeated Detroit 110-100, Phoenix stopped Portland 105-96, and Seattle downed Philadelphia 114-105. In the Only american basketball association contest the new York nets Defeated Indiana 99-93. Warriors 115, Kings 105 a with the Speed we have in our backcourt our big men Are Able to get the Ball out quickly a Barry said. Guard Phil Smith s 26 Points paced the warriors Victory. But it was Center George Johnson Sio rebounds in the final period that enabled the warriors to pull away from the Kings breaking away from a one Point Lead with six minutes to play and scoring eight straight Points to ensure the Victory. Kansas i Tyr a Nate Archibald led All scorers with 32 Points. Celtics 102, jazz 93 Charlie Scott with 25 Points �?19 in the second half a and Paul Silas sparked Bostons Victory Over new Orleans. The jazz led 43-38 at halftime but with Silas sparking the celtics Boston romped to its sixth straight Victory and handed new Orleans its sixth straight loss. Louie Nelson paced the jazz with 18 Points. Sonics 114, 76ers 105 a 31-Point production by Mizzau is Lone big 8 unbeaten Frosh madmen finish fifth in tournament Paul Shunatona captured first place in the Ardmore Junior High wrestling tournament for the third straight year saturday to Pace the Ada freshman cougars to a fifth place showing in the eight team Field. Shunatona nabbed the Crown in the 89-Pound division giving him a sweep for his three years of competing in the tourney. Midwest City Monroney won the tourney title followed by Tulsa Hamilton Ardmore and Norman Central. The cougars were fifth with 53 a a Points and trailing them were Perry Ardmore a a and Madill. The freshman cougars also nabbed a pair of third place finishes and two fourth place showings. Blaine Calaway finished third at 101 while to Dveney was third at 157. Lyndon keel and Dan Pettigrew earned fourth place honors at 95 and heavyweight respectively. The freshman cougars Are in action tomorrow night at 6 . As they tangle with Harrah before the High school team meets the panthers. Kansas City a unbeaten and 20th-ranked Missouri faces a supreme test thursday night when the tigers invade fifth ranked Urcla. The bengals 6-0 after their 80-57 Triumph Over South Dakota state saturday night May offer a new look lineup against the defending National champions. Coach Norm Stewart shifted Forward Jim Kennedy to guard against the jackrabbits adding strength and height to the tigers front line. A Kucla has tremendous playing personnel a Stewart says a a great basketball tradition plus an 83-game winning Streak at Home. I m sure they re benefited greatly from their Early season adjustment to a new coaching Missouri is the Only unbeaten big eight club. Kansas state 42, has the next Best record. The wildcats face two Missouri intercollegiate athletic association teams at Home this week Central Missouri tonight and Northeast Missouri saturday night. Two teams will be Busy with tournament play. Kansas a 54-48 loser to 14th-ranked Kentucky saturday night hosts its own Jay Hawk classic and Nebraska Idle Over the weekend goes to the roadrunner invitational at Las Cruces . Both events Are Friday and saturday nights. Like Kansas Oklahoma state Colorado and Oklahoma All were Defeated in saturday night clashes. Area basketball results Whirlpool Central heating and air conditioning Complete installation free estimates Beasley electric Stratford okla. 759-2121 at Konawa boys Konawa 40, Washington 30 Konawa scoring Lewis 12, Stoup 8, Mullins 7, Kenyon 4, Harrison 4, Brazen 3, Huff 2. Washington scoring Nelson 9, Allison 9, Stevens 4, Lewis 4, Blair 2, Hawkins 2. Total team fouls Konawa 17, Washington 22. Fouled out Hawkins Washington. Score by quarters Konawa.9 15 6 to 40 Washington.7 6 8 9 30 girls Konawa 43, Washington 24 Konawa scoring flxico21,Surber 8, Givens 6, Matthews 4, Louthan 4. Washington scoring Mullins 12, Madden 6, Dotson 5, Parker 2, Goodall i. Total team fouls Konawa 20, Washington 20. Score by quarters Konawa.14 15 8 6 43 Washington.2 7 8 9 26 at Murray tournament boys Durant 59, Atoka 56 Durant scoring Wood 19, Clark 17, Bowers 8, Mills 4, Polk 4, Whitehead 4, Harlin i Young 2. Atoka scoring Thomas 22, Johnson 12, Gabbart 8, Moore 7, Callicoat 4, Franklin 2. Total team fouls Durant 18, Atoka 15. Score by quarters Durant.15 19 16 9-59 Atoka.14 20 16 6 56 boys Graham 61, Davis 45 Graham scoring Murray 14, Goodwin 12, j. Scott la Brown to Shannon to l. Scott 7, Swindall 4. Davis scoring Mcdonald 20, Wright 7, Springer 6, Avery 6, Haney 6. Total team fouls Graham 14, Davis 14. Fouled out Avery Davis l. Scott Graham. Score by quarters Graham.20 19 la 18 68 Davis.6 15 16 8-45 at Tishomingo Girts Tishomingo 41, Graham 37 Tishomingo scoring Murk 26, Carr 8, Stallings 7. Graham scoring Johnson 18, Shannon to Means 9. Total team fouls Tishomingo 18, Graham 21. Fouled out Thompson Tishomingo Mims Shannon Graham. Score by quarters Tishomingo 14 Graham .8 at 13 la 8 -9 41 37 big 8 conf. Tourney girls finals Vanoss 78, Pernell 76 Vanoss scoring b. Penrod 45, Bennett 17, d. Penrod 12, Freeman 4. Pernell scoring Wiley 32, Wasson 30, Dennard 13, Nash i. Total team fouls Vanoss 21, Pernell 21. Fouled out Wilson Washmon Vanoss Conner Pernell. Score by quarters Vanoss.14 19 24 21 78 Pernell.18 18 23 17 76 at Harrah tournament girls finals Byng 78, Newcastle 44 Byng scoring Trammell 21, Myers 19, Denton 15, Greenwood 12, Pogue 6, Hobbs 4, Gray i. Newcastle scoring Underwood 23, Griffith to Brown 7, Smith 4. Total team fouls Byng 24, Newcastle 20. Fouled out Burris Newcastle. Score by quarters Byng.27 18 16 17 78 Newcastle.12 12 6 14 44 at Asher girls Asher 51, Wanette 44 Asher scoring Mckinley 23, Sanders 18, Hodges 6, Graves 4. Wanette scoring Horton 30, Throckmorton 8, Cowen 6. Total team fouls Asher 16, Wanette 18. Score by quarters 15 12 14 51 Wanette 14 to 8 12 44 boys Asher 61, Wanette 49 Asher scoring Isaacs 19, Shannon la Lamirand la Kueste Steffen to Steve goodnight 8stan goodnight 2. Wanette scoring Zvonek 17, Coffey 13, Newton 8, Parsons 6, Dawson 4, Pybas i. Total team fouls Wanette 17, Asher 21. Fouled out Parsons Wanette Shannon Steve goodnight Asher. Score by quarters Asher.6 13 16 26 61 9 to 20 49 at Sasak a boys Sasakwa 70. Butner 53 Sasakwa scoring Weaver 27, c. Barkus 17, Hart 16, Schweinle 6, b. Barkus 2, mar to 2. Butner scoring Campbell 25, Ballard la Moore 9, Cheatwood 8. Total team fouls Sasakwa 20, Butner 12. Score by quarters Sasakwa.24 Butner.8 20 13 to 18 70 53 Girts Butner 53. Sasakwa 45 Sasakwa scoring p. Puntka 14, Harjo 14, Norman 13, Clayton 4. Total team fouls Butner 15, Sasakwa 20. Fouled out n. Puntka Sasakwa. Score by quarters butnar.18 15 to to 53 Sasakwa.18 7 4 16 a 45 Texas tech downed the cowboys 69-60, Texas Elpaso beat Colorado 75-65, and Arkansas clipped Oklahoma 64-56 at Little Hock. Missouri built up a 21-Point Lead against South Dakota state in the first half scoring 15 straight Points at one stage. Willie Smith hit for 30 Points for the tigers. Oklahoma lost three players on personal fouls and faded in the second half against Arkansas. Cary Carabine was High for the sooner with 14 Points. Ada youths third in mat meet Adas boys club wrestlers finished third in the five team Mcalester tournament Over the weekend. The Ada elementary team finished with 104v2 Points. Mcalester took the team title with 140 Points. Sallisaw was second with 134xk. Lawton and Bartlesville also participated. Three adans took individual championships a Andy Rhynes at 97, John Gault at 101 and Chris Murray at heavyweight. Another local Trio nabbed seconds including David Allen Muse at 65, Tim Allen at 87 and John Wigdor at 52. Several Ada youths got thirds. Those included Chris Gurley at 62, Andy Schallhorn at 68, Jeff Reirdon at 77, Greg Rumley at 82 and David Rhynes at 92. Specializing in Volkswagen from tune ups to a Complete Over f hauls Ada buggy shop 1809 n Bywy pm. 332 3171 Omega Worth Mort wonted watch 332-0457 114 e. Main tau Usu i fillip opening monday december 15 Springbrook arts amp crafts located 5 Miles West of Ada at Pickett on Hwy 19 open monday 10 . To 8 . C a off All items too All Day monday drawing monday evening for Stanley Laurel lamp guard Fred Brown led Seattle Over Philadelphia As the supersonics posted their third straight Victory. The 76ers lost guard Doug Collins who scored 21 Points Midway through the fourth Quarter with a sprained ankle and George Mcginnis who had 23 Points and 19 rebounds when he fouled out with 1 16 to play. Lakers 110, pistons too Hareem Abdul Jabbar scored 27 Points and grabbed a career High 34 rebounds to Pace los Angeles past Detroit. Gail Goodrich and Lucius Allen added 25 and 22 Points respectively for the lakers while Lindsay Hairston led Detroit with 19. Suns 105, blazers 96 Rookie Alvan Adams led Phoenix to Victory Over Portland. Adams tallied 20 Points while Portland s Lloyd Neal took game scoring honors with 24. Completed four consecutive passes for 45 Yards. Miami scored its touchdown in the third Quarter on a three Yard run by Mercury Morris. Cardinals 34, bears 20 Jim Otis rushed for 147 Yards a to reach 1,007 Yards for the year a and scored twice As the cardinals clinched their second straight pfc East title. A now i know what it feels like a he said. Rams 22, packers 5 Tom Dempsey booted Field goals of 40, 39 and 38 Yards and Ron Jaworski completed 15 of 24 passes for 174 Yards in place of injured James Harris to Lead los Angeles past the packers. Oilers 27, raiders 26 Dan Pastorini a two Yard touchdown pass to tight end Mack Alston on the final play of the game and skip butlers extra Point gave Houston its Victory Over the raiders. George Blanda had one of the roughest Days in his 26-year career. He missed an extra Point attempt had another blocked and missed a 27-Yard Field goal attempt in the fourth Quarter. Lions 17, Vikings to Detroit scored two first Quarter touchdowns the second on a 46-Yard run by Bobby Thompson to sting the Vikings. Minnesota a fran Tarkenton needed just one touchdown pass to tie Johnny Unitas career record of 290 a but he did no to get it. Instead he got sacked four times. Texas a amp a wins title Kingsville Tex. Apr a see you next year a one sports writer said to another saturday As they left javelins stadium after watching Texas a amp i University defeat Salem College 37-0 in the 20th annual naia Champion bowl. Its very possible the two May meet again next year at the naia championship game in this South Texas City. Most of the javelins who demolished a highly touted Salem College defense and stopped the West Virginia schools High powered offence will be Back in uniform next fall

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