High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives May 10 1974, Page 17

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 10, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Celts seek return to glory Boston apr just five years ago one of the greatest dynasties in sports history crumbled when Bill Russell quit As player coach of the Boston celtics. Now with coach Tommy Heinsohn calling the shots and Dave Cowens at Russell s old Center position the celtics Are backs just one Victory from being All the Way Back. With a 3-2 Lead Over the Milwaukee Bucks the celtics seek their first National basketball association championship since 1969 and their 12th in history tonight in the sixth game of the Best of seven series at Boston Garden Quot we re going to win it a Heinsohn said confidently. Quot on any Given night either team can win. But we be beaten them twice on their court and now we re Back in a a we be put a lot of pressure on ourselves but ifs not Over yet Quot countered Milwaukee coach Larry costello. Quot we had the same pressure Here fourth game last sunday and we won. However we be got our work Cut there s a great difference in the celtics style from the Russell Era. With Russell revolutionizing the game with his defensive Genius the celtics won la Aba titles in 13 years on the shooting of such greats As Bob Cousy Bill Sharman Sam Jones and Heinsohn now As Cowens says Quot this is a different Ball the celtics have shocked the mighty Bucks with a press All Over the court. Don Chaney and Jojo White the regular backcourt partners Lead the harassment which has slowed Milwaukee in All but one of the first five games Quot we be never pressed like this ifs phenomenal a Cowens said. Quot during the regular season we play a bother press but this is a different Ball game the Bucks know what to expect the press. Cowens shooting from outside to draw tall Hareem Abdul Jabbar from under the Basket. However they have been frustrated particularly so in a Pivotal fifth game loss 96-87, in Milwaukee tuesday night. Quot we can do better a Heinsohn said Quot the adjustment period is Over for both teams. Now ifs execution. We be just got to have everyone play to his Quot we have to keep playing hard Quot Boston team Captain John Havlicek said. Quot if we do. We can take All summer to application Blank Enterprise Golf classic june 8-9 and 15-16 name age As of june i address City phone average score or Handicap division sub Junior Junior classic women. Preferred starting time Circle one or two 7-8-9 12-1-2-3 same starting time will be used saturday and sunday All entries must be mailed or delivered to sports department of the Enterprise former grinder now is Surprise of they stay alive in tourney a Long Day for panthers by Paul Shinn associate sports editor Salisbury it could be a Long Day for High Point College beginning Early this afternoon if ifs a Short Day the panthers Are going to have some time to rest before taking up play in the District baseball tournament next week. A third party settled the Diamond dispute Between High Point and Catawba thursday night in the opening round of the double elimination Carolinas conference tournament. It was t the Umpire it was rain by the buckets a enough that it Only took five minutes of watching for pc coach Chuck Hartman to walk from hts dugout to Catawba s and shake hands with coach Ray oxen me. Hartman called it a night and headed for the bus while Catawba was awarded a 4-3 Victory. That Means the panthers Are playing Pfeiffer today at 2 in the loser s bracket. The Winner plays again tonight around 9 after a 6 o clock Lew Lyon. Early starter game Between last nights winners. Catawba and Elon. Elon clobbered Pfeiffer 10-4 in the first game thursday. This afternoon s loser goes Home. Hartman said he would probably Start Lethander Lew Lyon this afternoon. Hartman was caught by part of his own argument when last night s game was stopped Short of completion. Burke Suter. Early loser earlier this week the coaches discussed rules and the motion was made to pick up any game at the Point it was interrupted Hartman was against it and defended the action even though it worked against his team. Quot Heck we d be going against the National rules to change a he said Quot five innings makes a full game and that s the Way it Aii Star ban angers players new York a National basketball association players involved have expressed Quot outrage a Over an arbitrator s decision against permitting them to participate in a scheduled All Star game against the american basketball association says Larry Fleisher executive director of the Aba players association. Quot All of the players involved Are shocked by the callous approach by owners in attempting to Stop the game for whatever personal or presumed business reasons they have a Fleisher said thursday after arbitrator Peter Seitz ruled that participation by Aba players would be in violation of their contracts. League commission Walter Kennedy also announced that Seitz had found that by organizing and planning the game scheduled for May 18 in Providence re the Aba players association had violated its collective bargaining agreement with the league. Fleisher said after the ruling he had called player representatives and players who in turn had made appeals to club owners and to the league to no Avail. Quot the players expressed Surprise that owners would attempt to deprive 15 to 20 million fans from watching the game on to second prevent Providence fans from watching the game and most importantly deprive the beneficiaries of the charities involved from the benefits the game would provide. Quot the league said it was up to the owners and Calls to owners told us that it was a league matter a a Fleisher continued. Fleisher said both the players association and the Aba had argued their positions before Seitz and that the decision was bin Ding the Aba and Aba players had played two All Star games in the past but did not meet last year. This year s game was to be nationally televised from each league with proceeds going to Charity. In Atlanta Prentiss Yancy general counsel of the Abas players association said his group was disappointed with the Aba decision. Quot i think ifs Yancy said. He added that the Aba players still were prepared to take part in the contest if the Aba managed to resolve its problems. Pc gets Statesville Cager High Point College has added 6-9 Billy Lee to its basketball roster for next season coach Jerry Steele announced thursday. Lee is a 17-year-old from Statesville and is rated in the Sleeper category. He averaged 12.5 Points and in rebounds a game last year. Quot this will give us depth up front a a Steele said. Quot and the fact he a so Young is the big thing going for him. He could come along and help pc assistant coach Bill Davis has worked with Lee in Camp and the coaches have watched him play a couple of times this season. Steele said he is still on the Lookout for two More players. Earnings drop Toronto a Harold Ballard president of Maple Leaf gardens ltd., said thursday that increased player salaries caused gardens earnings to decrease by half during the last half year. Scott stadium renovation set Charlottesville a. Apr the University of Virginia announced today it has been promised $660,000 toward restoration of Scott stadium its football Field and for the Purchase and installation of a synthetic astroturf playing surface. Descendants of Frederic William Scott of Richmond for whose father the stadium was named have pledged $360,000 for restoration of the 43-year-old facility. An Anonymous donor will provide $300,000 for the new playing surface the University said. The renovation is scheduled to begin soon and is expected to be completed in time for the University a first Home football game on sept. 21. A special University Eom mite to plan the renovation and enlargement of Scott stadium last year recommended further expansion of the facility and also recommended that artificial turf be installed and the stadium renovated. The committee recommended the existing seating capacity of 24,000 be increased to 36,000. This will not be part of the program to be carried out immediately but a University spokesman said it is hoped the enlargement can be accomplished by the 1975 season. Eugene f. Corrigan director of University athletic programs said the additional seats would primarily be accommodated by adding a deck on the West Side of the stadium with pres Box restroom and concessions facilities built into the Structure. Quot the members of the Scott family have made a truly magnificent gift to the University and their continued support of the University a activities through the years is a source of great Pride to All of us a a said Corrigan who added Quot the Scott gift and the gift by an Anonymous donor for the artificial playing surface insures the Long overdue development of the. Stadium into a major athletic Center not Only for intercollegiate football but for Many intramural sports and activities which have developed in recent ought to be played. Suppose one was stopped in the ninth inning with one team Down five runs do you think they d drive Back the next Day for a couple of outs the Only time i d go with picking up a game is in area play where teams Are housed for the tournament. In the conference and District you have a lot of expense involved. Quot its just tone of those things that it Hurt us. But the rules were put in the Book for a purpose. You should go by High Point put itself in a Hole in the first inning when Burke Suter gave up three Indian runs. He also gave up the winning run. A Homer by c. M. Yates in the fourth. As lightning began to encircle Newman Park he got seven strikeouts and had two outs in the sixth when the rain fell. Quot my Arm was not alive in the first Suter said. Quot i did t have anything i could Tell it during warmups. I think walking the Man in the first inning after getting the first one on strikes was the key. I shouldst have walked him Quot i Felt Okay after the first. I la be Catawba paid two out and Alan Franklin on first when Paul Ijames singled and Rusty Jester did the same scoring Franklin. Yates singled in two More. His Homer in the fourth was a Lead off Job. High Point s Danny Goins tied the school record for runs batted in with a two run shot to Center in the third when the panthers scored All of their runs. Alan Brumfield singled in Charlie Burrell who had doubled for the first run. Today a survivors meet for the championship saturday at 7, again at the mercy of the weather. Drew Coble started Elon off last night with a three run Home in the first. Paul Nye had a two run Homer for Pfieffer in the sixth and Tommy Raines hit one out for the Falcons in the seventh. That got rid of Kent Smith. Don Fry went All the Way for Pfeiffer. Catawba High Pettit a Shii a it h by Woddy of 3 0 10 Burrell. 3b 3 12 0 Frnklin 2b 110 0 by mild. Is 3 111 hair in. Is 3 0 0 0 com of 3 112 i lame. Of 3 110 for. In 2 0 0 0 Jester c 3 111 writings 2b2 0 i 0 Yale 3b 3 12 3 Terrill. Of 2 0 0 0 Muriaty of 2 0 10 Smith of 10 0 0 Andric in 2 0 0 0 Dupree of 10 0 0 fait of 2 0 0 0 Sharp. C 2 0 0 0 mime p 0 0 0 0 Suter p 2 0 0 0 total 22 4 4 total 21 j s 3 Catawba .300 10-4 High 00-3 e a Franklin 2b a Burfelt Worthington or gov Yale lob Catawba i pc 3 pitching summaries in to r by by so Hime a 3-4 5 s 3 3 2 Suter i 5-2 s 4 4 4 2 j Pinehurst n. C. Apr George bums a red haired 215-Pounder who stands 6-2, turned to Golf when a knee injury ended his football career while a freshman guard at the University of Maryland. In Only his third year against top flight Competition he has reached the semifinals of the North and South Amateur tournament. His philosophy is simple. He says Quot you be got to really dislike a Guy to play Well in match the Canadian Amateur Champion from port Washington n. Y., was hoping to psyche himself into disliking a lanky likeable East Tennessee state freshman. Skeeter Heath of Hampton va., his opponent in today a 18-Hole semifinals. The Winner will play 36 holes for the title saturday against the survivor of the match Between mortgage banker Marty West of Bethesda. Md., and Danny Yates Atlanta insurance Man. Heath is 19. The others Are All in the 24-25 age bracket. Heath and bums scored notable victories in thursdays quarterfinals delayed three hours by a morning thundershowers. Burns sales representative for a chocolate drink company swept three holes starting at the 10th on the 7.000-Yard no. 2 course of the Pinehurst country club and went on to win 2 and i Over Dick Siderowf of Westport conn., British Amateur Champion and Walker cup player last year. Bums six under for five the Mon Point enter pms sports Friday May to 1974. Page 3-b winning matches won the 36-Hole qualifying medal last weekend for players not on the 43-Man exempt list. But he is not satisfied with his play since then. Quot i Haven t been consistent and have hit see former on 46 George Burns keeps Eye on Ball in defeating Dick Siderowf a wire photo Loughery expecting More Hustle from nets Uniondale n y apr the new York nets Are Only one Victory away from their first american basketball association championship. But coach Kevin Loughery says his Young club has t been aggressive enough. Quot Well have to pick up some Hustle said Loughery As the nets prepared to play the Utah stars tonight at the Nassau coliseum in game no. 5 of their Best of seven title series. Quot we can t win playing the Way we did in Salt Lake the nets Lead the series 3-1 on the strength of two victories at Home and one in Utah. The stars avoided elimination wednesday night with a 97-89 Victory. Loughery possibly trying to arouse his troops says the nets have been Lucky so far. Quot we Are fortunate to have a 3-1 Lead in games Quot he said. Quot we lucked out in the third one and made too Many mistakes in the the nets have won la of 13 games in the playoffs. They ousted Virginia 4-1 and swept highly regarded Kentucky in four straight before meeting Utah. The stars have had a tougher time of it taking nine of 17 games. They beat san Diego 4-2 and edged Indiana 4-3 before meeting the nets. The stars also must Over come the nets Home court advantage something they Haven t been Able to do All season. Utah lost All four regular season games at the coliseum then dropped the first two playoff games on the nets court Quot we Haven t exactly had a super year in new York Quot admitted stars coach Joe Mullaney. Quot our biggest obstacle will be making a successful mental adjustment to playing in new Stock car races saturday night May la the 7 big events racing in 3 divisions late Model sportsman limited sportsman a baby grand nationals Spectator infield parking time trials 7 pm race time 8 30 Caraway Speedway mow undo new Mana Cimett is a a kiddie night kiddies under 17 admit i de free with paid adult get the most for your insurance Dollar Carolinas largest menus amp ladies discount clothing outlet store famous brands see George w. Gillie Bob l. Short 1-85 Nill Stoke 1-85 at w. Green drive High Point n c. Division of Covert textiles store hours of Mon. Thru thurs.�?9 -6 . I fri.�?9 a.rn.-8 . to a m.-6 . 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