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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 25, 1989, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
The Cedar rapids Gazette tues., july 25. 1989 3c Gazette photo by Chris Stewart Mohawk honors Tommy Thompson left and Bill Fletcher were recognized by Coe College during the Mohawk Golf Stag at Elm rest country club monday. Thompson a former coach at Coe was named honorary advisor to athletics and Fletcher was honoured for his 20 years As Volunteer head Golf coach. A jacket was presented to each of them. Dewey leaves big ten Calcavecchia eyes Ryder cup its one major goal for British open Champion Troon Scotland apr he a won two tournaments in the United states and now the British open and he a Well in front in the player of the year standings but one major goal a the major goal a remains for Mark Calcavecchia. Ifs the Ryder cup. Quot if we done twin the Ryder cup there la be a Hole in the year a Calcavecchia said monday. Quot i said Early in the year that id rather win the Ryder cup than a major tournament. Quot when i said that i did no to expect to win a major. You done to expect that. At least i done to. Quot i said i wanted to win a tournament and the Ryder cup. That was my goal. Now in be won two tournaments at Home and the British open a which e earned in a three Man four Hole playoff sunday at Royal Troon. Quot this is the ultimate a Calcavecchia said before boarding a plane for the flight Home to Phoenix. Quot but the Ryder cup is important to me crucial. I played on the last Ryder cup team. It was the greatest experience of my Golf career. And we lost. Quot it is the team thing. We All get together and we re playing for the same thing and we pull together and get to know each other. Ifs the greatest thing that a happened to me in Golf. And that was on a losing team. Quot i want to find out what it a be like on a winning team. Its got to be a the biennial Ryder cup Competition Matching 12-Man teams from the United states and Europe will be held at the Belfry Sutton Oldfield England sept. 22-24. The europeans have won the last two matches breaking a 20-year american domination. Those victories along with the Rise of such stars As seve Ballesteros of Spain Nick Faldo of England Sandy Lyle of Scotland and Bernhard Langer of West Germany have Given Rise to the perception that Europe a not the United states a now is the dominant Force in world Golf. Calcavecchia has been one of the most outspoken supporters of american Golf and it was on his mind sunday when he Defeated australians Greg Norman and Wayne Grady. It was the first american Victory in the British open since 1983. Quot i was thinking its been a Long time since we won it a he said. Quot i thought i had to get an american name Back on that he said he a also thought of the personal consequences that May arise from his first major Victory. Quot in a very aware of Golf burnout a he said. Quot in be seen Guys win a major then run themselves to death and in two years they can to break 80 and in three years they re out of Golf. Quot that a not going to happen to me. I wont let it. My schedule is set for the rest of the year. It wont change a said Calcavecchia indy cars play High Speed bump and run Uelses win coed Tennis tournament Des Moines a the Cedar rapids Jefferson brother sister team of Bill and Nikki Uelze Defeated a Hawk teammates Warren Valenta and Marcy Daniel in the title match to win the state coed Tennis tournament at Birdland Park monday. The championship was decided Early in the match when Valenta developed cramps and had to default. It was the sixth match of the Day for both the Uelses and Valenta and Daniel. The Dubuque Wahlert twosome of Mike Marino and Mimi Feye grabbed third place with its 6-0, 0-6, 6-3 Consolation championship win Over Alan Koenck and Kristin Capps of Cedar rapids Washington. The All Jefferson final developed after the Uelses beat Koenck and Capps in one semifinal and Valenta and Daniel downed Marino and Feye in the other. Thirty seven teams from across the state were entered in the tournament. Softball a from Page 1c issued and two of the a Hawks three errors contributed very substantially. Over the season Ullrick averaged under two walks a game. Eight of the passes she issued monday night came after what was actually a no Call that kept the lancers alive in the fatal fourth. North Scott a which lost the Home Field Coin toss a had put runners on second and third with two out in the first and on third with one away in the third. The fourth inning began with a Lead off walk and a sacrifice. Then on a routine grounder to Jeff shortstop Kate Galligan baserunner Darlene nigh appeared very clearly to stiff Arm Galligan As she went by her. Galligan recovered and made the play to first in time but Niemeyer could not get the third out baserunner interference Call for which he appealed. A walk an rib single two run producing wild pitches another walk and a single followed before a Popup retired the Side. Two walks opened the North Scott fifth. The lancers got their last two runs on an attempted sacrifice that generated a two base throwing error and a dropped Fly to Center. They left the bases loaded that inning went Only one inning without stranding at least one and totalled la lob. Jeff totalled 12. The a Hawks collected eight hits and North Scott committed four errors. But lancers senior Chris Breh Mer walked Only one and All nine of the runners Jeff left in scoring position got there with two out. Heidi Butz beat out an infield hit leading off the Jeff first Drew a throwing error on her theft of second then was out on a close squeeze bunt play at the plate. The a Hawks did no to have another Lead off runner until Galligan bounced a single Over the North Scott third baseman a head. The inning ended with a pop to Short and two Groundnuts. Butz bounced another single Over the third baseman a head to open the Jeff seventh. After a sacrifice and the a Hawks Only Outfield out of the game Jolynn Zaruba walked Carol Boardman singled and Brehmer a failure to Field Galligano stopper in front of the plate gave Jeff its Consolation run. Brehmer was the regular left fielder for North Scott a state title team and pitched 15 wins for the lancers that summer. Although she struck out Only one her ability to keep the Ball in the strike zone was As Johnson noted crucial. Quot we tried not to put them on base a Johnson said. Quot they re a great Young team. They re going to be a Power in the future. In be a lot of respect for their coaches and players a Nice kids a class act. Quot we were fortunate to get a couple of runs off a Fluke play. Its a lot easier to play with a Lead. Ifs Tough to come from Niemeyer opened his Post game comments with Quot that was a terrible Call. It opened the Gates. Quot we did no to get a run we should have in the first inning. But give the North Scott Pitcher credit. She moved the Ball around. They re not a Good hitting team but they capitalize. Quot Kelly did no to have her control but you can to fault her. She a had an excellent season 42-9 a wedding news sunday Schaumburg 111. Apr associate commissioner John Dewey who worked with the big ten conference for 32 years announced his retirement monday. Dewey has served under three of the big tends five commissioners Kenneth Wilson William Reed and Wayne Duke. He will retire aug. 31, the conference said. Dewey interpreted big ten and Center Point a Meredith Simmons won a pitchers Duel As Springville blanked Host Center Point 2-0, in a class 1a regional softball semifinal. Stacy Tritle limited the orioles to just two hits. Molly Hoge slapped one of Springville two hits and scored a run in the seventh inning. The game was scoreless until the sixth inning when Lori Tesar . Babe Ruth team wins 9-0 Ottumwa a Cedar rapids Northwest Blue advanced to the finals of the 13-year-old babe Ruth state baseball tournament with a 9-0 win Over Iowa City monday. A Scott Vrba gave up four hits in six innings for the win. The finals will be held wednesday night at 7 . Mcaa rules and served As Secre tary treasurer of the collegiate commissioners association. He was Reeds assistant in 1961 and became associate commissioner to Duke in 1981. Dewey graduated from Northwestern University in 1951 with a business degree and enlisted in the air Force. He joined the big ten in 1957 to inspect athletic practices and administer financial Aid. Led off with a walk advanced to third on an error and scored on Raquel Braggs groundnut. Simmons who struck out seven surrendered Back to Back singles to Tritle and Becky Buelow in the third inning. The orioles 27-15 Are one step away from a third trip to the state softball tournament. They finished eighth in the 1981 and 1984 summer tournaments. Panthers wins 1 game monday Coral Springs Fla. A the Cedar rapids panthers beat the Seattle wash., magic 59-48, monday of the 13-and-under aau National girls basketball tournament. Christy Hebert tallied 15 Points and Tammy Brauer added 14 Points for the panthers who Are in the losers bracket. New York apr instead of indy cars maybe they should Call them bumper cars and put Emerson Fittipaldi atop the Point standings. To wit a Al Unser or. Bumps Fittipaldi and wins the Meadowlands grand prix last year. A Little Al knocks aside Mario Andretti and wins this seasons cart series opener at Long Beach. A Fittipaldi and Little Al meet again bumping wheels at the Indianapolis 500. Emmo wins Unser finishes second even though his is finished when it hits the Wall. A Mario gets bumped again this time by Fittipaldi and this Kenosha wis. A a three run fifth inning and three hit pitching by Steve muh and Mike Trombley led the Kenosha twins to a 3-2 win Over the Cedar rapids reds monday night in Midwest league baseball. The loss was the reds fifth straight and dropped their record to 18-17 in the Southern division. Kenosha 20-16 is tied for second place in the Northern division. The reds jumped to a 1-0 Lead time twice on a Street course in Detroit. Fittipaldi hangs on to win. A on sunday in Toronto Fittipaldi does it again Only this time to Little Andretti. Michael wins Emmo spins. Hey what a going on Here Quot you make a move the other Driver tries to counter that move a Little Al says. Quot things happen. Nobody does it on purpose. Hey we re All competitive. We re trying to win races out Fittipaldi the hottest if not bump est Driver on the circuit this season says Quot we Are professionals and we do not put each other in danger on purpose. But when you Are driving close together and in the first when Duane Mulville a bases loaded sacrifice Fly scored Jeff Branson. Branson who had two hits had rapped a one out double. Branson belted his ninth Homer of the season leading off the reds third upping their Lead to 2-0. Kenosha finally got to Cedar rapids Southpaw Ross Powell in its fifth. A Lead off single by Cheo Garcia the twins first hit followed by one out singles by Deryk Gross and Ray Ortiz narrowed the you Are trying to win things can that a what happened sunday in Canada. The brazilian who has won four of the last seven races and finished second twice tried to pass Andretti for the Lead just two laps from the end. Andretti trying to end a 23-race wingless Streak moved toward Fittipaldi. They bumped wheels and Fittipaldi wound up spinning. Michael said he never even saw Fittipaldi who finished second. Mario Andretti said the Only Good thing to say about the bumping is that Quot nobody a gotten margin to 2-1. Joe siwan a two run single one out later proved to be the winning blow. Powell 4-2 was touched for five hits in seven innings. Muh 9-7 allowed All three reds hits in his 6y3 innings of work. Trombley the Minnesota twins no. 14 draft Choice last month out of Duke pitched 2% perfect innings for his second save. The series continues through thursday. Your Home deserves the most Beautiful storm door in America. A Beautiful Home starts with your front entryway. Imagine what a great a first impression your Home will make with a new elegant estate series door. The most Beautiful storm door in America. The estate series also gives you a unbeatable Energy savings. A incredibly durable sold Wood Core. A exclusive 3-track self storing system. 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