High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Jul 17 1974, Page 30

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - July 17, 1974, High Point, North Carolina A High Point Enterprise wednesday july 17, 1174 after slow recruiting Start Aba forces regrouping new York a the american basketball association. Apparently lulled into a false sense of Security when a merger with the National basketball association appeared imminent now has regrouped strongly since the absorption proposal fell through the Aba after a Stow Start in signing collegiate draft choices because of the latest merger negotiations which dissipated last month was to announce its biggest signing today All american Marvin Barnes of Providence. The disclosure of Barnes signing was to coincide with announcements after a meeting of the Board of trustees that the Carolina franchise was being purchased from owner Tedd Munchak by a wealthy new York group which would relocate the team in St. Louis that Aba commissioner Mike Storen was leaving his Post to become part owner and president of the Memphis team and that a new commissioner had been picked to succeed him. Barnes a muscular 6-foot-8. 213-Pounder, reportedly had agreed to a six year. $2 5 million contract with the new St. Louis team which would play its games in the 18.000-seat St. Louis Arena. His signing follows those of Bobby Jones of the University of North Carolina and Jan Van Breda Kolff of Vanderbilt with the Denver rockets Len Elmore of the University of Vanderbilt and Bruce King of pan american with the Indiana pacers Roscoe Pondexter of Long Beach state with the Virginia Squires and Collis Temple of Louisiana state University with the san Antonio spurs. Barnes Jones and Elmore All were Aba first round draft picks Van Breda Kolff was a second round Choice and King and Pondexter were third round selections. All were highly coveted there were reports that Darrell Elston of the University of North Carolina a third round Aba pick would sign with Virginia and Bill Knight of Pill a no. 2 Aba Choice would agree to play for Indiana. Also the St. Louis team reportedly has offered Veteran Forward Billy Cunningham a five year no Cut contract contract for $2.5 million and was expected to announce his signing shortly. The signings of both Barnes and Cunningham would be serious jolts to the nabs Philadelphia 76ers. Barnes was the 76ers�?T top draft Choice and Cunningham played with Philadelphia for seven seasons before jumping to Carolina in 1972 the 76efs had announced recently that they expected Cunningham would be Back with them next season. They also had hoped to land George Mcginnis who played out the option year on his contract with Indiana last season but the pacers reportedly have outbid the 76ers for his services. At twins clout is Kernersville for the second night in a Row Archdale Trinity got an outstanding pitching performance and this time the twins put together some Power hitting As Well in taking a 9-1 Victory Over the Winston Salem nationals Blaine Smith was the twins Mound Star tuesday night fanning nine batters and allowing Only five hits. The single run off Smith came on a Solo Homer by Patrick Martin in the sixth inning. Meanwhile at sluggers Richard Stanley and Randy Well had collected round trippers with Stanley s two run blast finishing with two hits were Stanley Smith. Dirk Gurley and Daryl Barnes. Witten Salem of Ooi Al j i t jul Jio a to i Marlin. Gordon a Rifle s. And Louin Milt a is Smith and Well w Smith l a Martin or a Patrick. Stanley. Well regular $7 save $2 a. Mens Comfort dress shirts a now you can save on exciting dress shirts too. Coordinate your new suit or sport coat with soft pastel solid shirts. Or spice up your present wardrobe with Bright patterns. Choose from soft knits textures. Regular $8. $6 regular $9.St charge it on sear revolving charge closeout mens swimwear All mens swimwear Iii Stork 25% off save 2.02 i. Big boys and Little boys Chukka boots Wilson s column from Page in but Well be better this year. We be got More experienced and a very experienced coach. Who stills knows How to change. A a a a area notes another new thing in the Randleman area. Dale Stevenson a former Tiger quarterback who was a standout eight years ago has returned to the area As head football coach for the Randleman Junior High team. For the past three years Stevenson has coached a air Force club in England which this past year won the Usan title. A a a a first there was Cannon the fat Many a hero. Now there s oscars porkers. Oscar in this Case is Oscar Ellington and the porkers Are a softball team made up entirely of men who have been unable to shed those extra pounds. In order to qualify for Oscar s porkers a player must weigh Over 200 pounds. And according to Oscar who himself has dieted Down to a trim 180 pounds after weighing 230, the average weight of the team members is 240 pounds. Weight watchers of America eat your hearts out. Crompton looks for . Win Endicott. N y. A Bruce Crampton is seeking an a a initial Victory thursday when the $150,000 . Open begins in this upstate new York City. The Golf tournament Isnit named for Crampton despite the initials but he would like to Latch on to the $30,000 first place prize. Crampton 38, has t won on the tour this year and missed the Cut last thursday for the British open. But he faces Strong Competition in the four Day Touna nent. Which became a Slop on the professional tour last year. 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