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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - July 21, 1973, Florence, South CarolinaSection c saturday july 1-c 919 its a covering the world of sports for 50 years Slick dealing Allen trades t Cali silk. Paap the Washington redskins Rosier of controversial players is growing bul coach George Allen denied Friday Hal running Back Duane Thomas was acquired to retaliate against Larry Brown who has refused to report to training Camp. Despite Thomas suspensions and other disputes Wilh three clubs. Allen traded his first round Choice in 1975 and his second pick in i976lo san Diego for the running Back. Thomas who sat out the 1972 season in a contract dispute had not signed a 197.1 pact with the chargers. He was suspended for arriving Al Camp 24 Livours late but was Allen said he had been interested in Thomas Rookie of the year for Dallas in 1970. For nearly a year and started serious negotiations with san Diego last Winter because the redskins lacked experienced depth at running Back. Thomas to report to Camp Here and quoted Abner agent As saying the Trade pleased Thomas. Thomas and Haynes reportedly discussed the Trade in los Angeles Friday. Brown pro football s most valuable player in 1972. Has refused to re porn to training Camp until the pc skins discuss his future Security. He wants a Mulli year contract beginning in 1974. After his current pact expires. The Redskin s have refused to meet with Brown. Saying he is violating his contract by not showing up no Camp. We Felt Hal the Way we were using Larry we needed inure said Allen. We had to spell him near the end of Hie year. Larry was Laking a Allen conceded however that his quest for an experienced running Back intensified during the past five Days when Brown refused to report to training Camp Al Dickinson College Here. Timmonsville gains league Iii Crown with 3-2 win by Billy Gilbert morning news sports writer Timmonsville. Behind the four nil pitching of Wayne Joyner. Clinched the league Iii american legion baseball litle Friday night Wilh a t-2 win Over Host team Florence. It was a crucial win for coach win Weatherly s Timmonsville team As Hartsville Defeated Olanta. A loss by Timmonsville could have put the league into a play off. Timmonsville finished the season Wilh a 13-5 record while Miller takes . Open Lead Florence finished with an even .500 season at 9-9. Winning Pitcher Loyner. In his fifth snarl against the Florence team was in Complete control of he game. The i talc Rig than Der has Defeated Florence three times previously and again Friday night he bewildered the Florence hatters. 11 was a Tough loss for floreii1 be s Ace. Ronnie Miles. Miles went the distance for the Post i team scattering 8 Hils and fan Ning 13. The Baptist College around Miles suffered his second defeat in six starts. Timmonsville jumped out in front in the second inning As Lei fielder Ricky Stephens singled and stole second. Stephens then stole third and came Home As the throw from the Catcher went into Loftfield giving Timmonsville a 1-0 lend. Timmonsville added two More runs in he lop of the 5th As Miles walked Tommy Wilkie and David Lowallen with i to outs. Carey Scarborough then followed with a slicing triple to Nghil Center scoring in ill run ners and pulling t Villa on lop Byas Coref l-0. Big Csolty Fields put Florence Back in the Hall game in the 71 h inning Wilh a two run Homer Over the left Field Fence. Fields Homer came after a Lead off Bai Ler David Shaw rapped a double to Center. Gene Lookabill tees off on Par three 16th Hole Friday Lookabill was the first round Leader in the acc invitational Rochester n. Y. Api Sharon Miller fired a Ihrcke under Par 69 Friday in the . Women s open Golf Champion ship As other scores soared in the second round. It gave her the Lead at the Halfway Point with a 142 for 36 holes. Only Jan ferraris of san Francisco a pro since i9fi6and Winner to two ladies professional Golf association events was Able to join miss Miller Wilh a sub Par round. She shot a 71 for a 149 on the s. 120-Yard Lookabill goes 4-under to Lead acc invitational by Steve Robertson assistant sports Lookabill fired a Brilliant four under Par 67 to Ake the first round Lead in the Itile Annibal Florence men s invitational Golf tournament Friday. Lookabill. A Nalic of Chariot to. ., tied together nines of to Lake a three stroke Lead in he tournament. Hill his by of Kings rec had sole Possession of second place when he finished the Back nine in three under Par style for a 70 on the Par 71 Florence country club layout. Four players Iacre tied Al 71. Joe Mckain Anil Bill Lewis of Florence wore involved in the Long Jam Wilh Bob Campbell of Charlolle. And Ray Arran Isof Bishopville. Floyd Moore of North Augusta. Chuck in Moons of Charlotte. Mac kill Eric of Kock kill and Billy Slouck of Florence wen1 a stroke Back Al 72 in third place. Cooper Fig Tower of monks Corner and Lerry Allen of Florence finished into and also were tied at 72. In Al 73 were four golfers. Hughes of Florence. Don Campbell of Camden. John Tiddy of Charlolle and Charles Vaughn of Bennettsville. Some of the pc tournament favourites did not fare As Well. Bubba Hightower of monks Corner. David Nexon of King spree and ave relate Moody of Florence were eight strokes in Back of the Leader at 75. The second round of the tour gels underway Saluri Wilh the 200-plus golfers going off on the first and tenth tees. Lookabill. A two time former Champion of the acc invitation in 1962 and 1963. Blazed the Tough acc course. The Charlotte golfer Well the front nine without a bogey and picked up Bird on fifth Hole. On the ninth Hole a Par Lookabill put his second Shol the Green and two putted for another Bird to go two under Par at that Point. Lookabill Well three under Par on 12 with a Bird but then double honeyed the Par five a Utji. The former Champion came into the club House in style however As he birdied the last three holes Fortis 67. Rigsby. Who was two Over Al the Lurn. A glad the Par five 17th Hole to close out his round in one under Par fashion. The first round of the tour Namel was highlighted by a Hole in one by Raleigh Fellon of South Boson. A. Lie aced the 145 Yard Par three Irith Hole. Florence s Bill recent Winner of the Spring invitational at the country club of South Carolina had an erratic round. He bogeyed the first Hole on he front nine bul birdied the ninth Hole to go Oul Al even Par. Coming in he bogeyed 11. Birdied birdied 17 and honeyed 18 for an even Par round. Country club of Rochester course. Kathy Hite of North Myrtle Beach. . Sandra Palmer of fort Worth. Tex., Judy Rankin of Midland. Tex., and Amateur Anne quasi Sander of Seattle. Wash. Matched Par at 72. Yankees rout sox new York api the new York Yankees jolted Knuckl Eballes Wilbur Wood and Eddie Fisher for eight runs in the first two run hits by Roy White. Graig Nettles and Celerino went on to Roul the Chicago White sox 12-2 in the opener of Friday s ii night . Wood. 18-13. Struck Oul Lead off Man Horace Clarke but a ii e r r m a n n s passed Ball allowed him to reach first. After Clarke stole second and malty ainu walked. White delivered a iwo run double. Bobby Murcur added an rib. Thurman Munson doubled and nellies two run single chased Wood. Timmonsville Baird re wll Vit 3d Lewallen c scan Borough is Kirby to Stephens it Watford in Ward a Joy or p Matthews totals Florence Slumbo is Haracc. 3b Shaw of . C Fiew. Re sol Fri h Wilson 2o Welch b Miles p totals to Florence name Joyner we Mies i Aaron to wed 7v personality 010 in i o 000 on i 1 in h r so by 7 4 2 3 i 1 0 0 0 7 0 1 i 1 1 13 5 Aaron homers Atlanta api Hank a Ron of the Atlanta braves hit the fi99th Home run of his major league career Friday three run shot in the seventh in Ning off Wayne Twitchell of the Philadelphia Phillies. Ii was his 2fith Homer of the baseball season and left him is behind babe Ruth s record of 711 Home runs. Atlanta api talk show Host a Lilly Williams continued Friday Hal she will marry Atlanta braves baseball Star Hank Aaron in november. Mrs. Williams is the widow of the half or. Sam Williams co founder of the Southern Chris Man leadership conference she is an interviewer on the today in Georgia show Hal airs daily on in at Lanta. The Williams had a son and a daughter. Aaron currently closing on Hab Liuch s career Home run record has been divorced from his first wife for More than a year. He has four children by his first marriage. With my homers Ihus far. A Ron needs Only 17 More to top Ruth s record 711. Aaron is in his 20lh season Wilh the braves and holds Highl National league records seven of Ihm Billye Williams future mrs. Aaron major league Marks and is lied for three others. Mrs. Williams said Friday she is somewhat overwhelmed by All the publicity surrounding her engagement. Actually we Veen aged for quite some Lime. Since ii Nul Crenshaw leads Southern Hartsville nips Olanta pirates squeak past padres 5-4 Bygel i Woltin morning news sports w Riler Hartsville Billy White s single to left Field in the Holtzm of the eleventh inning powered a Carlsville to a 5-1 Vic Lory Over Olanta Friday night in an american legion baseball game. Hartsville finished up second in the league of with a 12-6 record. They had a Chance to tie Timmonsville for the Lead going into he game but Timmonsville edged by Florence Friday night to wrap up the league title. Ola la is now 2-17 for the car. Marla Windham led off for a Carlsville in the 11th inning when Konnie Moore issued him a walk. While s Long single to deep icel Field pushed him on around the bases for the win Ning run. White led the Plarl Seville attack Wilh three Hils in four trips to the plate. Terry Lcy Oll came Inlo the game in the sixth inning and shutout Olanta to earn the Mound Victory. Moore was tagged Wilh the loss while scattering seven Hils. Ola la almost played the spoilers role As they scored. Three runs in the third and one in he fourth to tie Hartsville Al 4-4. After Hal neither team could score until the Bottom of the ill. Olanta Bush 36 More. P Sci Wibbens. Is Floyd cd Benton in Copland 20 Lorrian c Buddin of tool Fortson ii totals Hartsville Herrej Tel c Brown is it Anjou 2b . If White. In blokes 3o Johnson Evans re Barfield p Skinner p Lowell totals Olandj Hartsville a 5 3 3 40 a 3 5 m3ciomooo-4 in Momo 71 Pittsburgh api Ron Nie Stennitt slammed a Home run. His sixth of the season Wilh one Oul in the i Cath inning off reliever Mike Caldwell to give the Pittsburgh pirates to a 5-1 Victory Over the san Diego padres in the first game of Fri Day s ii night doubleheader. Oliver tripled in he pirates first and Willie Stargill followed with his 23th Homer to give Pittsburgh a 2-1 Lead. Morlan doubled on his first time Al Bat in the third and scored on a single by Slenn etl. San Diego Pittsburgh Abr h Biah r h by Otho Tasss 3 1 i 5 7 j 1 grit bowl 5031 Sang Gilloc 0 i 0 Leer 3010 Alieve d 3122 moral Elf 7000 Start Colfi j i i 3 1 i i surf j 0 0 0 gallon re 1000 i Uslip 0000 a Wrob lib s 0 7 i 0 i 0 Murr Elleb Solo alley3b 000 4120 Max Villas 3000 Corral pc j i i 0 run Andzs 0000 2000 gear Kerry i 0 0 0 Witfield pm 1000 Morlano i i i 0 cauda clip oooo Tarnop i o o o cash2b 7000 total j9 4 13 4 total 36 5 10 5 out run scored. San Diego 100 000 t Pill Burgh 201 000 010 i. Pillsbur6h lob san Drevo 6. Pittsburgh 4. Loc Clear. 1731. Relt . . Houston i api the a lion s lop Ama cur golfer. Ben Crenshaw. Overcame a two stroke deficit Friday and room cd to a five stroke Lead in inc 67lh annual Southern Amateur t sol f torn amen Here. Crenshaw was in the second place behind Mike Killian of inc University of Florida when play in the next to last Day of the Lour Namel began Friday. Bul lie fired a Huaxing 67 Over the championships Golf course scene of he ifs . Open to regain he Lead i had lost thursday. Gary Koch. University of Florida Junior moved into Sec Ond place with 60 and a 5-1 Hole local of 20h. Behind Crenshaw s 2m. Killian. Who shot a ii7 thurs Day fired a 7o Friday to drop him into a third place lie Al with John Bodin of Atlanta the Corgia stale Amateur Cham Pion. Keith Fogu Sof lire University of Houston was alone in fifth place Wilh a 211 while Bill to Gers the University of Houston David bin null of Florence Fircz a 7-1 in Friday s round Ulriich leaves him u 11 total and in 38th place in lie tournament a Lenneol has hair a round of 75-7.1-74. All american was lied for sixth place Wilh Stanley minion a so year old Houston lawyer. It was a weird Crenshaw said of his Friday efforts he Shol six birdies an Eagle two bogeys and one double bogey logo along with Only 1c pars. . Parks Tennis tourney gets underway in Florence the South Carolina Parks Anri recreation Tennis tournament will be played saturday at Timrod Park. The Lour Namel pits the champions and runners up in each of four districts in inc state o determine the stale Cham pions. The four disc Ricks Are Central. Kastern. South and Western. Singles Competition Between the four districts includes com petition in six categories adult men s and women s singles girls and boys in singles girls and boys 16 and under singles girls and boys 14 and under singles and girls and boys 12 and under singles. The one Day tournament gels . Florence an Eastern division a nary. Will he represented by 12 participants. Gladys Hite will play in adult women s singles for Florence. Tommy Hoberg Williams will play in boys 16 and under singles and Slan Smith in Hoys 14 and under. Maria Colas and Clair Holland represent Florence in the girls 18 and under com petition. Joy and Paula Williams play in girls 16 and under Francis Gregg and Jackie Houck play in girls 14 and under and Kissy Hile plays in girls 12 and under. Convoy wins two games Conway Conway clinched Al least a lie in american legion league ii race by win Ning a double header against Turbeville 8-1.6-0 Friday. Blaney Cullipher s grand slam his second straight in two Days of action staked Conway to an Early Lead and pal Moore iced it Wilh a Solo Home run in the third. Jim Lickman picked up the a found win. Conway scored six runs on six hits in the second game and Charles Hendricks pitched a shutout. Blaney Cullipher relieved Hendricks in thinning to wind up the game. Jim Lickman delivered a two run Homer in the third inning in helping Conway to Victory in the second game. Littler grabs tournament Lead St. Louis api courageous Gene littler., still on the comeback from cancer birdied six of his last seven holes for a 66 and a one stroke Lead Friday after inc second round of s2io.ooo is. I Ouis children s in Ospital Golf classic. The wiry 42-year-old Veteran had a two round local of 132. Eight under Par in the muggy heal Hal Hung Over inc 6.5-14-Yard Norwood Hills cot inlay club course. Lurking just Over his shoulder at 1.13 was the threatening Irio of Trevino. Veteran Bob Goalby and John Schroeder. Trevino. The defending Champion in this event that offers to the Winner blazed in with a six under Par 64. Goalby who shared the first round Lead Wilh Wilh Rik Massengale. Slipped to a 68 and Schroeder fashioned a 67. Massengale and Jim Ferriell followed Al 134 As the Field continued generally Low scoring. Ferriell had a 67 and Massengale a 69. Shaw. Wilh a sparkling seven under Par 6.1 headed a Large group Al 1.16 while South african Gary player and Lead ing Money Winner Bruce Crampon of Australia improved for 137 locals. Crampton managed a 6fi and Plajer a 67 Jack Lewis or. Of Florence had a 72 in the second round of play for a 117 local and missed the Cut off. St. Lou is map second round scores Friday in the is. Louis children s Hospital Goll classic on he Par-70 no wooed Milts Conniry club course at denotes Gene Littler boo Lee John scroeder Jim a Coriell Riv Massengale Don bips Gay Brewer Jerry heard Mike Wyrn Larry Hinson oaf sikhs Tom Snaw 6064-133 135 47-6v-i15 Lee Trevino looking for Birds wac chill locker Bert Yancy Bruce Crampton j. C. Moad 67-6v-136 73-63-134 Il-Dt-136 65-67-134 68-64-13 71 i3j 47-w 137

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