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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - August 2, 1976, High Point, North Carolina 4h High Point Enterprise monday August 2, 1976 prisoners of cellar twins crawling out Archdale Trinity champions for the second year in a Row the Archdale Trinity giants of the minor league have won the championship with an undefeated record of 11-0. Team members Are front. 1-r Junior Jackson. Darin Myers Greg Tuggle Bat boy Todd Moser. Terry Green. Richie Jackson Trey Moser second 1-r Cathy Thompkins Mark Couzens Steve Smith Mike slate. Erie Mcmahan. Johnny Martin Tommy Green. Todd Patton third 1-r coach Jeff slate manager Bud Moser coach Johnny Green. By the associated press the Minnesota twins Are simply beside themselves a and at the same time right behind the Kansas City royals. Quot i guess i enjoy baseball now As much As Ever a says manager Gene Mauch Quot it s almost like we have someone up there looking out for us and that s a great notes outfielder Larry Bisie. A i really feel Good a i m All pumped exclaims Relief Pitcher Tom Johnson the twins elevated status in the american league West is the reason for this natural High. A prisoner of the cellar far Many years the twins Are up in the ratified air of second place after a doubleheader sweep Over the Oakland a s sunday. Quot we just Haven t been winning both games of doubleheaders for two or three said Hisle after the twins whipped their longtime tormentors. 8-7 in 12 innings and 6-2 this series is the Best i can Ever remember being involved the sweep was the twins fourth doubleheader Victory this season and their second in five Days. The onetime West doormats have now won seven straight games and 12 of their last 14 coupled with Kansas City s 84 loss to the Texas rangers the twins moved within nine games of the West leaders. In other american league games the Baltimore orioles beat the Detroit tigers 4-3 the Boston red sox edged the new York Yankees 5-4 the Cleveland indians turned Back the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 in to innings and the Chicago White sox Defeated the California Angels 2-1. The twins rallied from a two run deficit in the ninth and came from behind twice in extra innings to defeat Oakland on a bases loaded walk to Roy Smalley in the 12th inning of their opener Bisie singled three times drove in two runs and scored another leading the twins to their second game Victory City swim meet opens the Medley Competition will be featured tonight at 7 p in in the High Point Community swim meet at the City Lake Pool approximately 750 swimmers Are participating in the two Day meet which consists of nine area swim teams tuesday is set for Competition in the Butterfly and freestyle with the free relay coming tuesday night at 7 pm # Allen Jay sets Grid meeting an organizational football meeting will be held this evening at 7 30 at the Allen Jay Field House according to assistant coach Barry Zachary. All players hoping for a spot on the Jaybird team this season should be on hand. Niki from Page 3b wreck included less serious Burns to his wrists and arms. A broken Collar Bone and other minor fractures said or Rudolf Zellner. Head of the plastic surgery department at another clinic in nearby Ludwigshafen the race which was won later by briton James bunt in a Mclaren Ford m23. Was interrupted for i a hours by the wreck about 6 4 Miles i rom the grandstand at the nuer Burgering track bunt is second to Lauda in the championship standings Lauda s car lost a rear wheel in the third Lap and swerved into a guard Fence on the Sharp left turn known As berserk Corner. The car burst into Barnes Brett Lunger of Wilmington. Del making his european grand prix debut in a Surtees Ford Ash and West German Barald ertl in a Hesketh Ford 308 b crashed into the wreck but were unhurt the wife of the austrian former Model Marlene Knaus. 26. Flew from Austria to be at his bedside they have Only been married four months Lauda favored to win the championship for the second straight year leads the grand prix standings with 58 Points bunt s Victory gave him 44 Points in second place with Jody Schekter of South Africa in third place with 34 Points after finishing second to Hunt bunt led the entire race. Which started in a slight drizzle Hunt s West German teammate Jochen mass was third behind Schekter Only 15 of the 26 starters finished the race after the race and the crash the controversial nuer Burgering was a Choice subject ertl said the crash did t have anything to do with the nuer Burgering Quot but critics claim the 49 year old circuit is not Safe enough for modern 500-horsepower racers capable of doing Well Over 200 Miles per hour Lauda himself was one of the critics even after a commission of racing Drivers and Auto experts inspected recent i in pavements a few months ago and declared it Safe 49ers scared by sea Hawks Seattle a Jack Patera is a straight shooter be tells it like it is. Quot it was Nice to come close. But it would have been Nice to the Rookie head coach of the upstart Seattle sea Hawks said after his first year National football league Teaff lost 27-20 to the san Francisco 49ers sunday in a preseason opener for both clubs expansion teams Aren t supposed to win their first preseason game Seattle and the nil s other newcomer this season. Tampa Bay. Didst but the kingdom crowd of 60.825. Some of whom booed the sea Hawks As they left the Field trailing 17-0 at halftime had plenty to cheer about in the second half when quarterback Jim Zorn who spelled starting quarterback Neil Graff after halftime passed and ran Seattle s Way Back into the game. The Victory was the first for new 49er head coach Monte Clark whose team held a 24-0 third period Lead before Seattle caught fire behind Zorn for three late touchdowns to make it a game a a we accomplished two goals we had going into the said Clark a former assistant under Don Shula at Miami. Quot we got to see All our people and still Zorn who was with the Dallas cowboys through the preseason last year before being Cut two Days before the season opener to make room for Preston Pearson passed for two touchdowns and ran for a third he made a scrambling bid for a fourth score in the waning seconds but was dropped two Yards Short of the goal line As the clock ran out Quot this game gives us a great Deal of Confidence going into next week Quot said Zorn a your receivers were great even better than i thought they would be a san Francisco jumped ahead 7-0 late in the first period on Delvin William s eight Yard run the 14-play, 89-Yard drive consumed 9 56 of the Quarter Larry Schreiber hauled in a four Yard scoring pass from Veteran quarterback Jim Plunkett obtained from new England in the of season for a second Quarter score and Kermit Johnson scored on a 17-Yard run in the third period to put the 49ers ahead 24-0 Veteran Bruce Gossett also booted Field goals of 22 and 20 Yards for san Francisco the new England patriots in the Only other game sunday won the first overtime game of the year beating the visiting new York giants 13-7 in a night contest Sam Cunningham dived Over from the one Vard line for his second touchdown after Andy Johnson set up the score with a 59-Yard dash to the four the giants had tied the game with Only 27 seconds left in regulation time on Rookie Gordon Bell s plunge from the one most of last season s winners opened this year s preseason play on a successful note saturday. Super bowl Champion Pitt has world outgrown olympics Montreal a the 1976 summer olympics Are Over now uie question is Are the olympics Over has the world outgrown the vision of Baron de Cou Bertin. Who sought brotherhood through sports in founding the modern games in 1892 a has. As International olympic committee director Monique Berlioz us said. The soul gone out of the olympics0 the games ended sunday. As they started More than two weeks ago with pomp and ceremony clouded by controversy and International political wrangling they ended with the soviet in Nion the Host country for the 1980 games and the country whose athletes won the most medals Here accusing Canada of kidnapping a 17-year-old diver and angrily demanding his return to russian control. It was symbolic of the course of the games a athletes serving As pawns in a larger game Mere walk on participants on a global stage c to corned with politics International diplomacy racial tensions wheat deals fears Security Quot they have placed an Iron Collar on the olympics said Madame Berlioz us Quot the soul has gone the olympic spirit is the next games Are in Moscow four years from now there is no Way of knowing How they will fare there Are reports from China indicating that enormous nation not an olympic participant May stage conflicting games with invitations to the 28 african nations that boycotted the xxi olympiad 9 beyond Moscow the future is even More Cloudy conflicting proposals have been made a disperse the olympics among various countries or give the games a permanent site in Greece Phillip Krumm. The head of the ignited states olympic committee opposed the latter suggestion and insisted that ii the games will continue and 2 the americans ill name and the games will carry on. He said but noticed Quot we face some Gigantic problems of organization Quot As to the americans performance. Which ended on a High note saturday. Krumm said. We did better than the last olympics against nervous from Page 3b tougher Competition we spend $1 million a year on team development the East germans spend $50 million we Are the Only country that does not have some government the americans won eight Gold medals saturday five of them in boxing for their Best showing of the games but there was disappointment too they lost a couple they figured to win a Frank Shorter in the Marathon and Dwight stones in the High jump the United states finished with 34 Gold medals. 35 Silver and 25 Bronze a total of 94 Russia led with i count of 47-43-35, 125 East Germany backed by a massive government subsidy program produced 40-25-25, 90 Over All most of them cime from its women who dominated the swimming events almost to the extent the american men ruled theirs Shirley Babashoff. America s top woman swimmer who won three Silver and a Gold cast a glance at the Broad shouldered East German women and sniffed Quot i in glad i Don t have to walk around my under Par 70 for a 72-Hole total of 277. Seven strokes under regulation at the pleasant Valley country Crenshaw Given a sponsor s exemption when he was a Rookie in 1973 Here finished with a 70 for 278. Good for $22,800. Boosting his earnings for the year to $213,000 Lee elder who faltered to a closing 74. Tied for third with Menne and Lanny Wadkins at 279 there was a whopping deadlock at 280 then at 281, came third round Leader Mac Mclendon who wound up with a fat 76 the rain plagued tournament was so troublesome that Gary player one of Golf s All time greats did t pick up a Penny player took a big 79 in the final round and finished out of the Money with 293 neighbourhood looking like a the East German women won both their relays in the final Day of track and Field and the american men won both of theirs Harvey glance Phoenix City Ala. Johnny Jones. Lampasas. Tex. Millard Hampton. San Jose. Calif. And Steve Riddick Philadelphia won the 400-meter relay in 38 33 seconds the quartet of Harvey Frazier. Philadelphia Bennie Brown Milpitas Calif. Fred Newhouse. Baton Rouge. Land Maxie Parks los Angeles won the 1.600 meters easily in 2 58 66 those were the fifth and sixth Gold medals collected by the americans in track and Field a sport they once dominated they expected to win the Marathon where Shorter was defending and the High jump where the flamboyant stones holds the world record v but an obscure East Ger Man. A converted steeplechase named Waldemar Sierpinski. Swept through a steady rain in an olympic record 2 hours. 9 minutes and 55 seconds putting Shorter behind him with about five Miles to go in the 26-mile, 385-Yard test Shorter took the Silver medal in 2 to 45 8 Lasse Viren the bearded finn who won the 5,000-and 10,000-meter races finished fifth in his quest for a distance triple. In the High jump. Poland s Jacek w Szola won at 7 feet. 4a inches stones was third at 7-3 Burgh beat new Orleans 24-14. Baltimore blanked Cleveland 21-0. Washington trimmed Atlanta 17-10, St Louis nipped the new York jets 13-12, los Angeles ruined Tampa Bay s debut 26-3 and Cincinnati slipped by Green Bay 23-17 in clashes Between winners. Oakland edged super bowl runner up Dallas 17-14 and Miami put Down Minnesota 16-3. In other games Chicago nudged Denver 15-14, Detroit Defeated Buffalo 20-17 with Simpson still absent and san Diego bounced Philadelphia 20-7 in the monday night game. Houston plays at Kansas City. In some of the top performances of the weekend. Pittsburgh s Terry Bradshaw connected on 15 of 20 passes for 194 Yards and two touchdowns both to John Stallworth and Don Mccauley ran for two scores for Baltimore last year s Cinderella team. De Williams scored his second touchdown with 15 seconds left for Cincinnati after Reserve quarterback John Reeves hit la of 14 passes for 81 Yards for the bengals quarterback Virgil Carter came off the Bench in the second Quarter and directed Chicago to two scores including a two Yard plunge by Johnny Musso late in the final Quarter. Don Woods scored twice for san Diego and Rookie Joe Washington added a third. Washington s Victory was spoiled by a dislocated right shoulder suffered by All pro wide receiver Charley Taylor who will be out four to six weeks. Rangers 8, royals 4 Gaylord Perry survived a shaky Start and scattered to hits and Texas handed Southpaw Andy Hassler his 18th straight defeat in beating Kansas City. The royals collected five hits and three of their runs off Perry 10-8, in the first two innings but the Crafty right hander settled Down. Allowing Only one More run in the ninth orioles 4, tigers 3 Reggie Jackson s single following three two out walks in the ninth inning by Detroit reliever John Hiller gave Baltimore its Victory Over the tigers. Hiller who earned his 10th save with three perfect innings of Relief saturday night. Issued three consecutive walks after retiring the first two batters in the ninth and Jackson s hit was the Only one he allowed in two innings red sox 5, Yankees 4 Rick Burleson doubled in two runs in the ninth inning and scored on a sacrifice Fly by Carl Yastrzemski As the red sox edged new York and extended the Yankees losing Streak to three games indians 4. Brewers 3 Ray Fosse s Check swing Bloop single scored Tommy Smith with the winning run in the loth inning leading Cleveland Over Milwaukee Smith opened the 10th with a single off loser Bill Castro 3-1. And took second on a sacrifice. Fosse followed with his Bloop hit which landed Between Center fielder Gorman Thomas and second baseman Gary Sutherland. White sox 2, Angels i Ralph Garr tripled to open the eighth inning and scored the winning run on a grounder As Chicago edged California behind the five hit pitching of Rich Gossage Gossage 6-10, snapped a personal seven game losing Streak and posted his first Victory since june 9 As he out dulled Angel Ace Frank Tanana 12-8. Who permitted Only six hits. Strickland Williams top players Greensboro. No. Apr Sanford a football running Back Mitchell Strickland and Raleigh Broughton s basketball Forward Billy Williams have been named outstanding players in last week s East West All Star football and basketball games. 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