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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - July 1, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Golf notebook by Jim Pettit Jamestown Park s Short three no. 4 Hole yielded another Ace recently. High Point s Perry Skeen recorded the Hole in one with a wedge shot from the Blue tees measuring 113 Yards. The Ball hit behind the pin and backed in Skeen was playing in a foursome with Jack Hedrick. Jack Wrenn and Henry Weaver. He finished the Day with a 76 a special film of the 1976 Golf year in the Carolinas Section of the pc is being made for television. The 28-Mmute film will be released late this year for use on Public and Cablevision stations throughout the Carolinas. Additional prints will also be made for members to show at local civic clubs and Golf meetings beginning with the dedication of the new Headquarters building at North Myrtle Beach the film will include highlights from All the major tournaments and several one Dav events that make up the greater portion of the Cpgar Section schedule. Financing of the film has been arranged through the assistance of tournament sponsors and Host clubs there will be no charge to the Section nor will there be it i rental fee to clubs wishing to How it locally this will be a first in the pc. Since no other Section has Ever attempted to Tell its Story via a television film they re telling a Story on Pine tree s Sonny hide hour around the area. The rained out Carolinas pc championship at Grandfather Mountain recently was merely the Climax to some miserable playing conditions. The rain did extensive damage to the course since repaired of course and sent scores of those who finished rocketing skyward. Hide hour came off the course looking for a sales representative not an unusual occurrence since titlist and Spalding As Well As Many other companies Are represented at such events but Sonny wanted a different one the Mccullough it As in Chain Sawi Man wonder what he had in mind a notes from the pea tour in the Spring of 1971. Officials of the Tallahassee open granted Hubert Green then an unknown Rookie on the tour an exemption from qualifying into their tournament if i can Ever return the favor Green told them Quot let me two years later Green added his name to the Tallahassee Roll of winners but it was t until last month that he had a Chance to return the favor he went Back to Tallahassee to address the Capitol statesmen a group of $1,000 supporters of the event radio and television folks at the Danny Thomas Memphis classic were wondering what they would do if the final two groups on sunday turned out to be Diehl. Dill. And Dills along with Hill. Still and Hill. For those still Tongue twisted that a Terry. Terrance and Joey along with Dave. Ken. And Mike Larry Ziegler who had to withdraw from the open due to an injury had a a a worried reaction to the news that the tournament players championship was headed for saw grass in Jacksonville fla., in 1977 i won the 1969 Michigan classic and it was held Only one he said Quot i won Over in Morrieo. And i Don t know about that place i won the 1975 greater Jacksonville ten and now it s gone i m afraid if i win three events in one year the whole tour might disappear Bobby Nichols said recently that Quot my scores have been so High this year i should be Bowling either that. Or i ii join the Lyga Young pro Barry Jaeckel says of his father film actor Richard Jaeckel he s a real health and outdoor Bug. But that s what helps keep him looking Young and robust he really carries his years Well. In fact some of the Guys think he s my brother i think i will carry file years Well too unless the tour drives me to wrinkles Quot yacht discovered without skipper London apr the yacht galloping Gael competing in die single handed transatlantic race has been found Drifting with no sign of 2nd Tennis session set at Oak hollow the second session of the summer Tennis instruction offered jointly by the High Point department of Parks and recreation and the High Point Tennis association will begin its two week course july 5th and run through the 16th the lessons will be set up in classes for beginners intermediates and advanced players with tournaments set up for those wishing to participate. Applications Are available at the Oak hollow Tennis Center instruction will be provided one hour per Day five Days a week at a Cost of $7.50 for youth through High school age and $16 00 for adults her Canadian skipper Mike Flanagan race organizers reported today the 38-foot galloping Gael was found wednesday by a ship identified As the greek motor vessel Nima. Said to be sailing from Liverpool to Canada Lloyd s Register does not list such a vessel the yacht was boarded some 6000 Miles off Newfoundland personal possessions were identified the Nima took the yacht in Tow. But it broke away in fog and could not to retrieved tile organizers said tie galloping Gael is one of the Jester class the smallest class competing in the race which began from Plymouth England june 5 die 125 competitors ran into storms in the first few Days and More than 30 dropped out but by last weekend the weather was Reni sorted much Calmer for tile survivors Frenchman Erie Tabarly sailed across the finishing line at Newport. R i., wednesday to win tile 3,000 mile race in his 73-toot Ketch pen Duick i . Quits Davis cup Competition London Apt the United states withdrew from the Davis cup Tennis Competition today and from the Davis cup organization in protest against failure to impose sanctions on countries which withdraw for political reasons. Britain and France withdrew Loda from the 1977 Davis cup Competition but did not announce withdrawal from the Davis cup organization two american hacked resolutions which would have suspended nations which a out of the tournament rather than play an opponent for political reasons had been narrowly Defeated by the 56 countries taking part in the Davis cup meeting the resolutions needed a t wot Birds majority for passage the vote was 32 in favor 21 against and two spoiled ballots this meant that the resolutions failed by one vote Stanley Matless of Indianapolis. President of the United states Tennis federation had announced before the second vote that America would withdrawing both the Competition and organization if the vote went the same Way in a secret ballot the outcome was the same Britain and France then announced that they supported the United Stales and would withdraw from the 1977 Competition both indicated that a decision would be taken later on whether to pull out of the organization the Issue came to a head because Mexico refused to play South Africa in both 1975 and 1976 South Africa won la a 1974 Davis i up Competition by default when India refused i play in the final against the South africans a proposal to impose sanctions on Mexico because of its attitude was overwhelmingly Defeated this vote was taken after the other motions had been Defeated and was preceded by almost no debate the committee then voted 27 to 23 to accept South Africa s entry for the 1977 tournament a vote on accepting Rhodesia s entry for 1977 for 18 in favor and 23 against bul tile enter it a accepted because a tire fourths majority would have been necessary to exclude the rhodesian the rhodesian Delegate said. However that ii any country was unable to play against Rhodesia because of visa difficulties or other problems the rhodesian would withdraw Bien Franklin president of the South african Tennis Union said his country will reconsider its position in the Light of the action by the United states. Britain end fance Franklin said a i think it s a tragedy the it american i motion was t carried because the Davis cup will continue to have political interference a olympians win Providence i a the la s. Olympic basketball squad raced to an Early Lead Over a professional All Star team and went on to win 116-71 wednesday night at the civic Center the Victory was the i if the in six starts for the olympic team the pros were led by John Williamson of the new York nets who scored 15 Points and nets teammate Julius Erving who tailed 14 Wimbledon grass favors fast game Martina Navratilova reaches out in losing Effort against Chris Evert it a i to photo Wimbledon. England map the grass on the famed Wimbledon Center court browned by weeks of hot Sun and scuffed by to Days of hard play. Has hit an added Premium this year on the lightning services of the lop Tennis stars grass is the Delight of the big verve and Quick put away Volley players and the pcs Jirair of those who prefer the Baseline Man Euver of Clay courts Roscoe Tanner of i cookout Mountain Tenn reputed to have the fastest service in the game at 140 Miles per hour turned around Wimbledon by crushing second seeded Jimmy con Dors in straight sets in the men s singles quart Ltd finials his Cannonball serves kicked up the dust and Skidd a away Al such a Pace they were hard to follow but Connors said a never dig up the grass at Wimbledon As they did at Forest Hills n y for the us open of you do Iii never Corm balk again the programmers complicated the live of the tour my pros by scheduling Wimbledon Only a week after the French championships played on the slow Clay Ito Dion Point Lnell uprise sports thursday. July i 1976 Section courts at Roland Garros stadium in Paris the players would like to have about three week on British grass to tune in for Wimbledon and shake the Clay court habits from Hir systems Arthur Ashe president of the association of Tennis professionals says hts organization is going to press the question with the federations Chris Evert was worried about her service after seen my an uneasy 6-3. 4-6, m semifinal victors Mer mar a Navratilova of Czechoslovakia w wednesday in Friday s final. Miss Evert. It of fort Lauderdale. Fla will meet evonne tool along of Australia who ousted Virginia Wade of Britain 6-2. 6-2 every time i got my first serve in. It was effective. Hut i was t satisfied with tile number i got miss Evert Ken bin Jorng of am Norton loosening up los Angeles it apr Ken Norton let a right hand shot from Eddie Jones hit him on the Side of the head my then turned to the newsmen and commented. That hit me on the shoulder the sex Marine who fights Muhammad ail for the heavyweight title in new York s Yankee stadium next september is Loose he even thinks he might Batter the heavyweight boxing Champion into quitting Norton who will he 31 later this year has been working out at Gilman hot Springs for two weeks in 100-plus degree temperatures it might almost be a respite when he fights Larry Middleton in san Diego on july to in a nationally televised bout Norton has about As much Chance of losing As a Ca be it against a mouse still the handsome Boxer declares Middleton is a Good fighter i will have to be careful a but the no j challenger says. A i Don t think there is anybody around who can beat my Quot he says Jimmy Young was Active but not aggressive enough in his fight against All a bout in which Norton admittedly wanted the Champion to win so it would be Norton having the big Money shot i think d a a Point of All not being in shape hell be in shape for me Norton admits the Champion did t train hard enough for their first meeting in san Diego when Norton broke the All jaw arid won a derision in the rematch in los Angeles All won a split decision i till think i won that Light declared the sex Marine who w on t he in Awe of the Champion when they meet Tor the third time hell be in perfect shape hell have to be he knows hell have to tic or he i be in out of the ring Norton plays the Lead role in a drum which will be released to the Heaters in the fall but he says boxing remains his no i Job As for Alt. Norton says he does t expect to win by a knockout in Yankee stadium hut j think i might make him quit i in not a one punch knockout puncher and he in t either a a i doubt it 1 11 Knock All out hut i might make him quit i in not really a knockout puncher any More i just Wear a n an Down like in baseball you try Tor a Home run y of might pop up i want to score with my punches Ait can Tun a Man and then take him out my punches Are More punishing Norton said he thought All s 16-round draw in the martial arts fight in Japan was demeaning to boxing right now sitting Here. I Don t think i would have Dune what i did because if Kenn of Lowers the championship of the world s Honor it takes some of the dignity a in from being the Champion then again it s Only my opinion Quot Norton also voiced the opinion i think i beat him twice and i can do it again i wanted four or five tuneup fights they gave me Only gone i wanted it in san Diego because that s where i m from hockey player acquitted of assault charge finding the handle Houston astros Catcher de Hermann bobbies a pop Fly by Gary Thomaston of the san Francisco giants wednesday but managed to hang on for the out the giants however Hung on for a 10-2 Victory at candlestick Park More baseball on Page of a of a Rankin pressuring self for $100,000 season Bloomington. Ind apr Judy Rankin is pressuring herself to become the first woman pro golfer to surpass $100,000 in a year s official Money winnings and she needs a third place or better in the ladies professional Golf association s first $50,000 Bloomington Bicentennial classic this weekend at Lake Monroe Golf club to do it. Miss Rankin of Midland. Tex., has won the three most lucrative tournaments on the tour this season including last week s babe Zaharis open in Cleveland the Victory boosted her earnings to $96,630 Joanne Garner of Lake Worth Flagon the previous Money record in 1974 with $87,094 she s second to miss Rankin this year with three w ins and earnings totalling about $51,000 i think it s really just a matter of time before i go Over $100, but needless to say id like to make it As soon As possible a miss Rankin said a there s pressure on me. But the pressure is mine nobody else is pressuring the Field has drawn 89 pros and includes most of the top name gaiters on the tour the Only big Winner of this season who is missing is native australian Jan Stephenson who now plays out of a a aim Springs Calif she has won two tournaments this year the two year old Lake Monroe club will play at 5,970 Yards. Several golfers have indicated that second shot accuracy would be needed to conquer its big greens hut Rankin feels straight driving is a must a it s hard to say what it will take to win a miss Rankin said but it impresses me that it you drive Well. The rest is All downhill the course plays longer than it looks though a i think it probably will take five or six under to win a mrs earner said a a Jive the girls Good greens and they la make birdies it s Good old . Open rough around the greens though the key will probably be the second shots a the tournament is a warm up to the us Golf associations women a open which will be at rolling Green country club in Springfield pa., next week Toronto api Dan Maloney a left Winger for the Introit red wings has been acquitted of assault causing bodily harm during a a a game along with the verdict wedge Day the county court jury i sued a statement requesting an end to hockey violence the Foreman of the jury whose 12 members deliberated 9 hours and 25 minutes said the jury asked that measures be taken to prevent incidents similar to the clash Between Maloney and Arian Glennie a defens Eman Tor the Toronto Maple Leafs in a game in Toronto last non 5 following the verdict. Malone Aid he would continue to play hockey the Way he was taught he had testified at to s trial that Bina s taught to p i a aggressively i kept play my my key the Way i always played it. Even alter the incident Here in Toronto he said at a news conference Quot that s just the Way i play the game and i m going to continue to play hoc key the Way i be been taught and the Way i think i can play Best Maloney said he was relieved by the acquittal and that he appreciated the jury a decision and continents Crown attorney Robert Mcgee said he will Appeal Lite decision after issuing the verdict. Jury Foreman Raymond Bower got permission from judge Patrick Lesage to Issue die statement that the jury of eight women and four men was unanimous in say ing that these actions Are in no we it condoned by us the statement emphasized however the jury s View that on the evidence and on the Law. The Detroit Plover was not guilty of breaching the criminal ode after discharging Maloney. Judge be Sag said he considered the jury s verdict proper and that the jury s comment on hockey violence was proper Maloney was charged nov sew hockey on 6c said i will have to get in holier cent it my first serves against evonne because she will com in Fin my second serves i know that miss Navratilova a powerful hitter spurred some sex Riter Rient in the crowd by taking the second set. Upsetting miss Evert s rhythm and Louch with Well placed winners but miss Evert the 1974 Wimbledon Champion and no i seed this year. Kept Cool and eventually wore Down the i9vearold czech who now lives in the United states miss to dugong the 1971 Wimbledon Champion and losing finalist in 1975, had a much easier time miss wad a notoriously erratic Placer seemed completely overcome by Cente court nerves and never was Able to keep the Hall in play Tanner s big Servic e seemed to be the key to his semifinal match today against Bjorn Borg of Sweden Borg said it depends on How Well he serves of he nerves Well then what can i do a a in the other semifinal. Hie Nastase of Romania met Baul Ramirez of Mexico Nastase. Recognized As one of the world s top shot makers reached the w irn Bleadon final in 972 but lost to american Stan Smith Ramirez was the first mexican Ever to reach the semifinals Anderson All stars Tough to pick san Diego apr Cincinnati reds manager spark Anderson is sure to hav headaches selecting this year National league All Star team and his own players Aren t helping things any they re playing too Well a manager of the defending league champions Anderson picks ins Roaches the pitching staff and reserves once the fan voting is finished he i it mandated to pick one player from each team Anda surplus of Talent at several positions Ligure to make the choices difficult Cincinnati already figures to dominate the starting line up As Fivi reds Joe Morgan. Pete Rose. Johnny Bench. Dave Concepcion and George Foster currently Lead in the voting moreover. Ken Griffey is having a Good sear and Tony Pei is consistent As usual and ther s another dilemma enter Cesar Geronimo on rues Dav night the reds Center fielder strolled to the plate in the 14th inning and the scoreboard flashed his batting average ill of no Sod Nderson what am i Gonna do now Geronimo got a hit that time up. Giving him la hits in 32 trips in a torrid Streak that has propelled him into All Star consideration i Don i expect people to vote for no Geronimo said Quot there Are so Many outfielders that is just the Way it is spurs to copy nuggets style san Antonio Tex Apt Doug Mot new head coach of la san Antonio spurs it the National basketball association says he plans to pattern the club Atter the Den vet nuggets Moe was an assistant coach with the nuggets until tile announcement wednesday Nam my him spurs head coach we basically want to control the Tempo of every game a the 37-year-old Brooklyn native said this Way we can create opportunities and stints club president Angelo dresses said the the selection of Doug comes afer a month of intensive investigations we interviewed 15 to 20 possible coaches and Piug seemed to have the winning characteristics of a coach and player Moe played collegiate basketball for the univ Misity of North Carolina where he was twice named to All Atlantic coast conference teams after playing pro full two years in Italy Moe played two years for the american basketball association in new Orleans. Oakland Virginia and Carolina an in jury ended his playing career prior to signing with the spurs Moe had been assisting in the selection of players for the i s olympic basketball team

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