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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - June 24, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Lighter Conners is notebook la Jim Petti Johnny Craven at Meadow Lake Golf course it offering a Challenge to area golfers. If 10.000 10-Hole rounds Are played at his course from now to july 4 of next year. Hell come up with $10,000 in Cash and merchandise awards Craven Calls it a Quot Bicentennial Giveaway Quot and it works like this hell set aside one Dollar from each is Hole Green fee theres no extra charge and that golfer s name will be recorded in a special Bouk As soon As 10,000 rounds have been played the names will be placed in a Box and a drawing will be held a $5 too first prize goes to the Winner and there will be five other $1,000 drawings a golfer will have his name recorded each time he plays thus increasing his chances. Quot Call it a Challenge from me to golfers in the area Craven said. Quot if 10.000 rounds Are played in the next year Well have the drawing on july 4. If we Don t make 10.000 rounds. I la need the Money for course expenses anyway1 Craven leased Meadow Lake a few months ago and has been working to get the layout in better shape Quot we had a tot of work to do Quot he said Quot the greens Are in Good shape now. But there s still More things to be done the Giveaway is not a gambling idea it s a promotional thing to get people to take a look at an interesting idea. To say the least Craven also has a Busy tournament schedule set up for july. A 72-Hole medal play tournament is set the weekends of the 10th and Lith 17th and Lith with winners in both Gross and net divisions a Junior championship tournament will be held the 2lst through the 23rd. And a two Man match Plav tournament is set for july 24-25 Oak hollow Junior Golf association is sponsoring a High Point Junior Golf championship tournament july 12. 14. And is at Oak hollow chairman Jamie Workman announces Friday july 9 is entry deadline for the s4-Hole event the first Junior tournament of that length the Junior division is open to golfers ls-17. And the sub juniors is for those 14 and under trophies will be awarded to first and second place finishers in each flight except the championship flight where one through three will receive awards. The Field will be flighted after the first round All rounds will be played at Oak hollow and a 20-year plaque will be placed in the Oak hollow pro shop with the Winner s name inscribed closest to the pin contests will be held on All Par 3s Quot we Hope to make this an elite tournament right up there with the Enterprise and boys Home Workman said the tournament is open to golfers in High Point and surrounding area still big hitter Down on one knee at w Wimbledon Jimmy Connors returns shot in wednesday s Victory Wimbledon. England i a i a Jimmy Connors looking to regain the Wimbledon title he lost to Arthur Ashe last year will need every ounce of Energy his 5-foot-10 Frame can provide to reach the 1976 final the Way Jimmy sees it. This is a Wimbledon for big Hillers after shedding 20 pounds since losing that 1975 final Connors at 155 pounds is hardly in the same physical class As big men like Stan Smith and Roscoe Tanner but Jimmy hits the Hall As hard As anyone once his accurate if not mercurial a serve is in play that s due in part to Connors patented two isted backhand and. Perhaps even More to his fierce determination after reaching the fourth round wednesday the first men s singles player to do so a with a 6-4 6-0. 6-3 sweep of Ismael Elshafei of Egypt. Connors talked about this year s Battle of the beaters sofar Ive played Only big hitters and that s the Way it is through the whole iou a morn for me if you look at the draw i be got All the big hitters maybe it s Good for me Quot then he added 1 of i get to the final. I Don t care who i play a Connors no 2 seed behind Ashe has a Day off from the singles today while hts of High Point Enterprise Section Hurt. June 24, 1976 Posen is face off in third round clashes Smith of sea Pines. Sc., the last seed at no 16 could be Jimmy s next foe if be can dispose of Russia s Tamraz Kakulia Smith the 1972 Wimbledon Champ is a lanky serve and Volley artist Connors next opponent will probably be Tanner the Lethander from Lookout Mountain tenn., with the blistering serve who is seeded seventh Tanner s third round foe is Carlos Kirmayer of Brazil through the first three Days of the two week $260 too Wimbledon championship. The 14 men s singles seeds have won All their matches the main contenders for the women title vacated by 1975 Champion Billie Jean King who has retired from singles play Are Chris Evert of fort Lauderdale. Fla. And evonne Goola Gong Cawley of Australia the top two seeds miss Evert won her second round match wednesday routing Annette Coe of Britain 6-0. 6-0 and mrs Cawley also won through to the third round defeating Sharon Walsh of san Rafael. Calif. 64. 7 5 Virginia Wade of Britain the third seed had an easy 6 1. 64 win Over sue Mappin of Britain and sue Barker the other British seed listed seventh beat Cecilia Martinez of san Francisco 6-4. 7-5 fourth seeded Martina Navratilova the 19-year-ow czech Star who now lives in Beverly Hills. Calif. Beat Belgium s Michel Gurdal 6-2, 6-1 the other winning women seeds were san Francisco s Rosie Casals ranked sixth who beat Pat bosom of Seattle 6-2. 6-4 Kerry Reid it Australia seeded eighth. Who heat Pam Teeguarden of los Angeles 6-4 1-6. 6-2 and Russia s Olga Morozova the fifth seed. Who beat Mary Nclean of fort Worth. Tex6-2. 64 o Malley baseball feud s silent Force High Point Golf association has announced its to it or Nargent schedule for the remainder of the year an easy Day. Tough Day two Man cat fight will be held August 14 and 15. Members will be allowed to choose their own partners those teams with a total Handicap of 6 or lets competing in division a and the teams of 17 and Over in division b an association match play championship is slated for september. All entries will be flighted. 16 to a flight. Each match will have from monday through sunday to be completed. All flight finalists will play the final round on sept 26 qualifying rounds will end on aug is the third annual autumn open is set for october 9-Io, 16-17. All entry fees being returned in prizes in november a Turkey Day cat fight ends the season on nov 20 deadline for entering will be the Lith All events will be played at Blair Park. An Eagle on the 365-Yard, Par tour seventh Hole helped propel Steve Watson. Matt Smith. Farrell Tippett and Floyd High into first place sunday As Sandy Ridge Golf club staged a cat fight. Watson drove the Green and the resulting 45-footer helped carry the team to a score of 61 two teams tied for second place at 62. But the team of Jim Kennedy join indy Kemp. Joe Rayle and j w. Hubbard won the honors with a playoff Victory on the first Hole. Taking third was the learn of David Kemp. C e. Joyner Don Mcgahey and Butch Mcdaniels. Injured diver still wins trials Knoxville apis just before the women s three meter finals at the u s olympic trials 17-year-old Jennie Chandler slipped on the springboard and plummeted arms and legs swinging in the air. To the water below her legs covered with bruises she was unable to walk without a slight Limp. But the scrawny Lincoln Ala. Lass was Able to get a stronger lift off the Board than anyone else to land in top spot on the u s. Women s three meter team at the Montreal games next month despite a missed Back 21 somersault miss chandlery a scores 8 and 9 in the required dives and a rally at the end of her optional gave her 441 75 Points. A to Happy with the outcome but i could have dived a lot better. I got a Little nervous at the last Quot she said. Adding that her coach told her to have her leg a Rayed today Cynthia Potter Mcingvale 25, Dallas tex., who has 22 National titles won her second bid to the olympics with 433 50 Points a tin not Happy with one of my dives and i m going to be working on it i think that s the Only problem i have said mrs Mcingvale. Who finished seventh in the springboard Competition in the 1972 olympics at Munich Barbara Schaeffer Nejman in her fourth olympic trial finally won a berth on the u s team mrs Nejman 24, was the most consistent diver in wednesdays springboard finals and finished with a score of 432 12 editor s note Washington Bureau chief Bob Wagman of Nana news service was in Lait Vega when the Finley Kuhn Story broke he talked with a number of people in the gambling Center who have intimate knowledge of the inside of baseball to get details of Why Kuhn $ decision was made. By Robert j. Wagman Las vegas Nana a insiders Here in the nation s gambling capital were stunned at the series of events that Ted up to Uke in peso Between has Bell Cam missioner Bowie Kulm and Oakland athletics owner Charles o Fin Ley the dispute which now Heads for the courtroom is a a a a a a a a it Quot xxx a Ltd a a a a it a a a a a xxx a xxv vex Quot a a Williamson is Leader in juniors Aiken. So Appal Williamson of Aiken has a threes Roke Lead after the first round of the 27th annual Carolinas Junior Golf championship with a first round four under Par 68. A total of 109 golfers toured the Par-72, 6 228-Yard midlands Valley country club course in both the a 1 division which includes ls-17-year-Olds and the by division which pits l2-l4year-old golfers. The Field in each division will be Cut after today s play the Quot a division will be trimmed to 36 and the a Quot category to the Low 15 scores Williamson was one under on the front nine and three under on the Back nine As Fie posted five birdies one bogey and the rest pars his nearest Competition was Mike Fields of Pinehurst n Fields had a 71 with scores of 33-38 defending Champion Jim Mcnair of Aiken was unable to play rounding out the top players in the Quot a division after wednesdays Competition were Tom Knox of Greensboro n c., with a 73. Erie Lawhon Advance. N c., 74 Bobby Shaw Salisbury n c74, Robert Aydelette. Greensboro no 75, Delorme Morgan Green Ville sc., 75, Kelly Allard Laurinburg nc., 75. Bill Plyer. Monroe n c., 75 Competition in the 36-Hole event ends Friday. Over Finley s attempt to sell three ballplayers who were about to become free agents people Here with close ties to baseball owners believe the key figure in this action is not Finley or Kuhn but baseball Power broker Walter o Malley. Owner of the los Angeles dodgers and his almost irrational passion against the free agent movement in baseball sources close to Finley in Chicago confirm that this is their belief too Mutt Date the prevent dispute Back to March when a Kudo or it or Fttie twi Andy Mumn Mii. Who had played out his contract in los Angeles and had Bern declared a free agent by binding arbitration was still looking for a new employer for his pitching talents at to 5 million or so a secret meeting was held at the Plaza hotel in new York on March 22 to discuss the free agent problem o Malley. With the Strong backing of m. Donald Grant of the new York mets stood fast against the free agent movement by saying he would never bid for a free agent in other words you Don t bid for my free agents and i won t bid for yours apparently about two thirds of baseball s owners agreed with the o Mailey Grani position and did not make Meuers Milf anything bul Loken otters att of finally one of those owners who did not agree with o Malley Ted Turner of the Atlanta braves gave the a o Mau a on 30 in ladies tourney Marsh we need Lead to win Spartanburg the Carolinas team outscored the Virginias 19-11 in wednesday s play of the 20th annual Carolinas Virginias women s team Golf matches to take an Overall Lead of 36 to 23 a a but Jamestown s Linda Marsh teamed with High Point s Kathy Spaugh in the t think the Lead is necessarily a guarantee of Victory. I realize that we have a Good Lead right now but i think we re going to need it going into thursdays positive action Umpire Art Frantz makes an emphatic Call As he rules Charlie spikes of the indians out at Home plate in second inning of wednesday nights game at new York yank Catcher Thurman Munson not shown made the tag. I of Rife Ohto play Quot she commented Marsh and Spaugh split wednesday s round of a possible three Points with the team of Carroll and Patrick from West Virginia Sally Carroll is die state Amateur Champion from that state we had a Good round going until we hit the 17th Kathy was on the Par five in two shots but she three putted and i missed a Short putt for Birdie but i did come Back and sink a Good putt on the final Hole Quot the play of the Carolinas team Captain Patsy Johnson. And the United states Amateur Champion Beth Daniel helped the Carolinas team pull off the big Lead As both women guided their separate teams to 3-0 decisions Daniel teamed with Stephanie Kornegay of it Oliver. No to Iead the carolinians to a 3-0 Victory in the number one match in the team Best Ball Competition the highlight for the Virginias team came in the senior division As Marsh Belcher and Martha Smith of Virginia Beach beat the it j Kumf learn of Chatman and Hamilton for the wily Point sweep of the Day the tournament in which Virginias still hold the series Lead at 10-9 will conclude with today s round Here Are wednesday s results Beth Daniel Stephanie Kornegay Carolinas Defeated Caroline Horner Juanita Petrone 30 Caroly Cudone Donna Noonan Carolinas Defeated see Marsh on 3c braves after reds obtain Marshall Atlanta apr Quot we re after Cincinnati and when you go after the reds you have to go for the Best in the game said Atlanta braves general manager John Alevizos explaining his newest acquisition reliever Mike Marshall a Marshall was my prime objective Quot said Alevizos wednesday night shortly after obtaining the 33-year-old right hander from the los Angele dodgers. Quot i consider him one of the Premier relievers in the braves also sold Relief Pitcher Elias Sosa and infielder Lee Lacy to the dodgers Marshall a Veteran of nine big league seasons and Winner of the 1974 by Young award when he pitched in 106 games for Ute dodgers winning 15 games and losing 12 with an earned run average of 2 42. Came to the braves in a straight waiver Deal not a Trade which Cost Atlanta $20,000, Alevizos said a i spoke to Mike in Houston and the first thing he asked me was where Are you tomorrow a i told him we re in Atlanta and he said. 1 11 be there a said Alevizos a i told him with that kind of spirit. I la meet you at the Airport. If i d have known he was that kind of Guy i d have doubled my efforts to get him Quot Alevizos said Marshall contacted at his hotel in Houston where the in it doers were playing the astros said Quot a Trade is something that should be accepted by any player players and fans should accept the fact that players Are sold and traded with Little concern for the players wishes. But that is the owners prerogative a but i Don t think a player should be blamed for trying to shape his own destiny Quot Marshall continued that s an aspect of free Enterprise a Marshall said it was a new Challenge when he went to los Angeles and Quot although it is sad leaving friends in los so braves on 3c colonial pairings announced Twenty five foursomes including four former champions tee off saturday in the annual ladies invitational at colonial country club heading the Field is defending Champion Linda Marsh of Jamestown. Other tonner champions include Carole Jones of Durham Evalyn Dom of Greensboro and Betty Polivka of Vins ton Salem the Field will be flighted after saturday s round with play concluding sunday an awards banquet will follow completion of the tournament pairings and starting times Are As follows i in Polly to Lei nor tot do to. Grot Gurnei Corol Smith i of do Aile Evelyn Hor to. Undo Mer in Frances Mendret i to jol.0 Burgess be on it a my Gold new Tor ods solder 9 02 jeo1 Pont Eunice Ann Joo Ali to Dana or Mary Tow Hor a snor on Hor it Cole Vestal ill hero Aulder hoc bet Merino Miter Mitt Morro a to pol Morven undo Alette Joce diehard Hen seem t to Jon clique no Cawson. To spot Al bet. Try a born 0 4j tee children sue Creed Loh once i of Teeter 9 so pm ii i Goodman Tarry hol Como Jon Collin Bern Moran a so to Glover Dale Mulin a Betir Upton Margaret at lord 10 of Peggy Boff Tif a redo of a i bet to pol Tho Ann Reynolds to 14 Edna e i Nile a Joe done pots Vaughn Mott Aboite to 22 tuck Crawford Bec Cint fuck t Margaret Tro t hat Alishio to Haiti Swann Lee Brown e get a Dorn Hannan Conge to to Martha Asbury Syoji mock hath Shelton Hen Underwood to 40 Ade Burge Wito Broon. Mane Bogo Ruth Shuminer 10 s4 Beverly darts Helotie Martin. Cootie Milles poll rooms on ii 02 Jar Edith Poi France Morns Roberta Peterson 11 to Gloria Anthony Mildred Otson Bac Dorset Carole Jones it la Ranvei Hancoch Ann Richard son de Sharpe Ann til la to Marion a ars Edna Correl. Gat Johnson Tass Jones la 14 Jane Ham shared Marsh. Halon Parks Lynn Terry ii 42 Darby Crowder Emma Hamer Helen Kenned mar a Iggy ii so Hannah Bollock ctr Tda cola veda heaver vary Stewart standing room Only Philadelphia a the Philadelphia Phillies announced wednesday that 4,-000 standing room tickets for the All Star baseball game next month at veterans stadium will go on Sale june 26 the july 13 game is a sellout with the exception of the tickets to be sold june 26. It a

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