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Brandon Sun (Newspaper) - July 3, 2002, Brandon, Manitoba B2 BRANDON July 2002 Sports Pirates9 Evenson rough on Hawks PLUMAS Dale Evenson tossed a threehitter as the Plumas Pirates beat the Arden Hawks 30 in a Santa Clara Baseball League game Evenson was brilliant in the senior B allowing no no walks and striking out Harv Wiebe supported him offensive going 2for3 with a pair of singles and scoring two James Paramor allowed three runs on seven hits and five walks over six innings and struck out two to take the Phil Smith doubled and drove in three runs as the Thunderbird Bowl T Managers concerned about image BY RONALD BLUM Associated Press NEW YORK Baseballs allstar managers are concerned fans might think many of the games top stars are using You hate to think that everybody is going be painted with the same broad Joe Torre of the New York Yankees said I know when Darryl Kile passed a lot of people You think it was steroids only because it was so prominent in the and thats Former NL MVP Ken Caminiti and former AL MVP Jose Canseco admitted earlier this season that they had used Canseco estimated up to 85 per cent of major leaguers took muscle enhancing drugs when he for a lot of different were only getting one side of the Arizonas Bob Brenly A lot of 4i guys are being lumped into a category that dont deserve to be in that and I think thats extremely If and when testing does I think a lot of people will be surprised that the numbers arent as high as has been reported in some fronts right Baseball players arent randomly tested for steroids or any other Management lawyers have proposed test ing during recent The thing that is frightening to me for steroids is not the performance but the health Torre And I cer tainly believe education is probably more important than anything You dont want a shortterm advantage to affect what the rest of your life is going to be Baseball has been helped by the recent power surge that saw Mark McGwire hit 70 home runs in 1998 to break Roger Maris record of and Barry Bonds set a new mark with 73 last Brenly doesnt think the allegations of steroid use in the sport takes away from the Home Run Derby on a day before the allstar game in Tourney starts today The Sports Excellence AAA Hockey Challenge begins today in The which features more than 100 takes place over three Up this week are boys born between 1984 and Most of the entries are from Western Canada or the United with 42 of the teams coming from south of the A number of future NHL draft picks have played in the tournament in previ ous including Brett Aaron Lance Jordin Tootoo and Jarret Sun LOCAL ROUNDUP Birds beat the Simplot Sox 134 in a Houstons Senior B Baseball League game last night at Kinsmen Darryl Gosseye added three singles and three runs for the Tim ORourke allowed three runs on four hits and three walks and struck out five to earn the while Geoff Gregoire allowed 10 runs on four hits and five walks in 3 Corinna Monin scored two goals as the Wheat City Strikers beat the Neepawa Storm 50 in Westman Womens Soccer League action last night at Optimist Martine Amanda Matskiw and Shara Sirtonski also scored for the Strikers and Ashley Rowley recorded the Despite going 12 in the preliminary the Gladstone Legion 110 Whips roared back to win the Dryden Mens Fastball Tournament on the The Whips beat Kakabeka 97 in the championship Gladstone lost to Kakabeka Falls 65 in the preliminary round and beat Dryden Source for Sports 91 before falling 43 to the host Dryden the Whips turned it up in the beating 51 in the dropping the Rebels 65 in the semifinal and then topping Kakabeka Kevin Plett was the winning pitcher in the championship game and he added a home Mike Foster doubled and sin gled to help the Whips The Whips now turn their attention to the provincial Senior A this weekend in The Winnipeg Band of Brothers and Winnipeg Brewers will be compering for two spots in the Canadian which will be played at Winnipeg REGINA Jordan Hope and Mark Susky scored goals as the Wheat City Strikers beat Regina 21 in the Under10 division final of SoccerFest on the week The Brandon team beat out 10 other squads to take the gold Sun ASSOCIATED PRESS Justine Henin was thrilled after beating Monica but her prize is a matchup with redhot Venus Venus making short work of Wimbledon opponents LONDON Venus Williams raced in behind a stinging approach all six foot one of her poised at the Her opponent barely got to the ball and spun a stroke giving Williams a break point during their Wimbledon tennis quarterfinal on a windy Miss the chair umpire not quite that was the prop er call a point when Williams planted a forehand winner right on the Its tough to keep track of the score when the topseeded American is at her The twotime defending champion beat 48thranked Russian Elena Likhovtseva 60 in just 47 taking her total court time to little more than 4 1 hours in five While she overwhelmed yet another unheralded opponent for a 19th straight victory at the All England 2001 runnerup Justine Henin of Belgium overcame American Monica Seles for the first time in five 76 Williams and Henin will meet in a semi Its going to be tough for Especially on grass shes playing so Henin She won her matches so So I know its going to be You know what happened last Williams beat the Belgian in three sets for the The other semifinals participants will be decided Venus sis French Open champion will play 11 Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia in one while Jennifer Capriati faces 9 Amelie Mauresmo of France in Rain interrupted play all Torontos Daniel Nestor and Bahamian partner Mark the second were tied one game apiece with 8 David Prinosil and David Rikl of the Czech Republic in the doubles quar terfinals when play was called for the last 3 Capriati advanced to the final eight when her rainand darkness delayed fourthround match against Greeces Eleni Daniilidou was finally completed Capriati won The called Monday at a set resumed just before 6 after a series of rain delays and was moved from Court 1 to Court 18 to ensure it could be The player today and yesterday was completely said who huddled in a towel between changeovers to brace against tempera tures in the low teens and winds topping 40 In that second she was playing pretty It would have been very tough to beat her if we would have kept Play was stopped at 7 leaving a mens match Richard Krajicek of the the last Wimbledon champion left in the tour and Australian Mark Philippoussis split the first four sets all tiebreakers of a fourthround Theyll resume The winner faces 27 Xavier who completed his 3 64 victory over 23 Greg That fourthround match was halted Monday after the fourth and Malisse wrapped things up by breaking the Canadian turnedBriton Ice hand reins to Clous ton Cory Clouston was promoted from assistant to head coach of the Memorial Cup champion Kootenay Ice Clouston becomes the third coach in franchise history and replaces Ryan who was named head coach of the Hartford Wolf Pack of the AHL last The philosophy of our organiza tion is to hire and promote from within wherever said Ice general manager Jeff Before joining the was the general manager and head coach of the Grande Prairie Storm of the Alberta Junior Hockey League from 1995 to He was named the leagues coach of the year in He also played four years at the University of Alberta and was a mem ber of the 199192 Golden Bears team that won the CIAU When I came here three years ago it was one of my goals to someday be a head coach in the said Press Woods withdraws from Western Open Tiger Woods with drew yesterday from this weeks Advil Western citing an unspecified ill Woods made the announcement on his Web He notified the PGA of his decision yesterday Western Open spokesman Gary Holloway we are disappointed he has had to said John tournament director for the sponsoring Western Golf We appreci ate the ongoing relationship we have enjoyed with Tiger since when he competed in the Western Kaczkowski wished Woods well in his pursuit of golfs Grand Woods has won the Masters and the and had planned to make the Western his final tuneup for the British which will be played July 1821 at But Woods instead decided to remain home to according to his Web site The announcement gave no details on Woods Woods has played the Western Open seven of the past eight years and won in 1997 and Press in the seventh game of the final Ruling on Indy appeal comes down today INDIANAPOLIS Indy 500 fans will know today whether Spider Man Helio Castroneves really won his second straight Indy Racing League president Tony George will present his ruling on thrdisputed finish to the May 26 race 3t a news conference this mom Team Green owner Barry Green appealed after Castroneves was the winner over his Paul Tracy of On the nexttolast lap of the Tracy passed Castroneves for the lead at time that an accident brought out a yellow caution Tracys pass was ruled to have come after the yellow making it and Castroneves was put back in front and won his second straight Indy Indianapolis Motor Speedway spokesman Fred Nation said he and a handful of people were told what Georges decision but he declined to reveal Both teams have been notified that there is a news Nation But they have not been told the contents of the Nation said he received the report yesterday afternoon and that it was still being tweaked before its We look forward to hearing what he George has to Team Green spokeswoman Carol Wilkins We are keeping our fingers Green protested the track which was made by IRL vicepresi dent Brian Barnhart upheld his decision the day after the A week Green filed his appeal with who heard testi mony from both teams on June On George said his rul ing would be made within sevento 10 Penske Racing spokeswoman Susan Bradshaw declined comment on behalf of team owner Roger Castroneves drives for who won a record 12th Indy 500 tide as an owner in Green has repeatedly said that if there was evidence showing Tracys pass came after the he would not But after sifting through data for almost three he said he was convinced Tracy If George upholds the Castroneves would be the races first backtoback winner since Al Unser in Press SYNERGY STICK 601 9th Street Brandon 2047270756 ilcwdt ori July 2002 Stone Chip Repairs with deductable or less SUPERIOR AUTO GLASS 1919 Brandon Avenue One block west of the Keg m Manitoba Public Insurance Windshield replacements Side and rear glass replacements Long crack repairs Free courtesy cars Free pick up and delivery Evening service available 7261333 [email protected] AH Men Ladies Footjoy Softjoy Shoes Canadian Hade Quality available at 201 Rosser 7275817 18886524222 101 Rosser 7253864 If you dont see we can get it alloy wheels RAGTIVE intakes stainless steel mufflers Erebuni shogun body kits JSP spoilers neon undercar lighting Gome down and see MonFri 117 Sat 126 Golf Scramble 2002 ;