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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - October 31, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Golf notebook Hunter wants with award by Jim Pkt tit j the High Point Golf associations autumn open was t a total Success but the tournament shows signs of growing into one of the association s larger events. The Ideal weather plus a general void in Golf activities at this time of year Are plus factors and next year should show an improved turnout. One problem with this years event though was slow play some groups needing nearly three hours to play nine holes a everybody was playing so seriously a a Jack Powell who finished fourth in the championship flight noted. A everybody was marking after every putt a Nese Williard who lost a sudden death playoff for first flight honors was one victim of slow play. He made the turn in a sizzling four under Par 33. But skied to 43 on the Back nine w Hen he had to wait on each Hole. He also had a solution for he problem a i think you ought to allow each group to Clear he first Green before you Send another group off a he said a and then if anybody slows up play shoot other suggestions ranged from letting the championship flight tee off first instead of the last flight sending groups off both no. I and no. 9 tees simultaneously assessing penalty strokes to slow players As provided for in the rules of Golfand prohibiting walking players during a tournament. A the suggestions indicate there a no perfect approach to solving the problem. But of anybody has any Good ideas tournament officials everywhere Aill be glad to listen. A a a Bick Carter has been re elected president of the High Point Golf association. Carter along with vice president Tim Cook and Secretary treasurer Harold Reid were accepted by acclamation at the group s annual meeting last week. Selected As directors were Jack Cox. Don Adderton Jim Pettit Stan Kinney. Doug Smith. Roger Cook and Jim Bayne. In business items the association voted to raise dues from $3 to $5 per year effective january i and also voted to Purchase one year memberships at Blair Park for the president vice president and Secretary treasurer As remuneration for their time and services. A highlight of the meeting was a film of this year s Huga tournament taken by member Tommy Sullivan. Films of mid sixties Huga events were also shown. Dale Mullinnix is a pretty fair golfer but she s 0-1 in match play. With a Hornet. Playing in the Bay tree invitational at Myrtle Beach last weekend. Dale was sitting quietly waiting for her turn when a Hornet flew menacingly around Ner executed a Power dive then turned sharply up her pants leg since the Hornet showed no inclination to exit quickly Dale did the next Best thing. She exited the pants. Not ones to pass up a Golden Opportunity her fellow tournament players immediately voted a special award for Bay tree s first a Streaker a. The Hornet was Over looked in the balloting. In less hectic tournament happenings Vada Reever and Peggy Burris tied for first place in the second flight but finished third after a draw with two other teams. Tee Childress and hat Walsh teamed to win the sixth flight. Duffers in the High Point area can raise a cheer now in Pettit s column on in Raleigh no. Apr being selected As the top Pitcher in the american league by winning the by Young award Hast eliminated Catfish Hunters troubles with his Boss Oakland a owner Charles 0. Finley. Hunter insisted in a Telephone interview from his Home in Hertford n.c., after his by Young award selection that Finley a still owes me $50,000 on this year s asked about this and the possibility he might claim free agent status. Hunter said that and the salary matter would be discussed at a meeting Between his attorneys. Marvin Miller of the players association and Bowie Kuhn commissioner of baseball tub Hwu Point Enterprise sports thursday october 31, 1974. Section c a a they re going to decide what s going to happen on that. Hunter said. When Finley was asked about the dispute he declined comment. Why ruin a great Day for Hunter Quot he said. Finley said he was a very proud and Happy for Hunter whom he described As a one of the finest gentlemen in the the 28-year-old North carolinian appeared mildly surprised As his winning the by Young award Over Ferguson Jenkins of the Texas hangers who got 75 votes rom a 24-Mcmber panel of the baseball w enters association of America to 90 tor Young. Hunter said he Learned of his selection wednesday afternoon when his wife told him Atter he returned from a fruitless Deer Hunt. A i thought Ferguson Jenkins might get it instead of me a Hunter said. He pointed out that both of them had 25 wins last season and that Oakland had won the world series. Quot his team was not As Good so he had to pitch a Little better Hunter said. Hunter agreed that the by Young award was the greatest Honor to come to him during his 10-year career in the majors. A i think when a Pitcher comes into baseball the first thing he wants to do is win 20 games the second is to win a world series and the third is to win the by Young award a he said. Hunter was the Only Pitcher named on each of the 24 ballots and he received 12 first place votes to to for Jenkins. The California Angels Nolan Ryan came in third with 28 Points and one first place vote Cleveland s Gaylord Perry got the other first place vote and tied with Luis Tiant of Boston with eight Points. Baltimore s Mike Cuellar had six and reliever John Hiller of the Detroit tigers had one. Hunter said that a at the Allstar break. Perry looked like he was going to run away with it. But after the break he just could t win a Ball game. I thought Ryan might have a Chance because of his strikeout record and his enters nil play Quayle pats self for 9-0 pick by s. Of Quayle going for two straight Well it took eight weeks to do it. But i finally produced a perfect record. Nine and of has a ring to it i d say. My friends Tell me it s because i quit talking about the Economy and started worrying More about my predictions. Seems they think All economic advisors Are losers. Of course you can to really blame a Fella for thinking so much about Money worries a we All have to face hem every Day. Just last week. I ordered a foot Long hot dog and it was eight inches now that s hitting where it hurts. But i be decided it s time to beef up the Ole predicting average with a few of my longtime standbys. The kind of things you re always Safe with. For example Iti go with scotch Over the rocks. Or somewhere Over the Rainbow. Or How about the Moon Over Miami. Heard enough i would like to rub a Little Salt into the wounds concerning complaints about last weeks Central Andrews prediction. 35-0 was not that bad a score considering the two teams involved. And we All saw the Way it turned out. And we shall All see How this weeks prognostications fare As i aim for the Imossi pc volleyball in tournament the High Point College Girts volleyball team will participate in the third annual state volleyball tournament Friday and saturday at Pembroke state University. Others participating in the event double elimination Are Elon unc Greensboro. Duke. Unc Chapel Hill Western Carolina Wake Forest appalachian East Carolina and Catawba the first match for High Point is set Friday at to a in. Hie a weeks two straight perfect Andrews at Cummings it la be another easy week for the raiders. Andrews should pick its own score in this division 7 Battle that leads into the big game next week with Parkland. Go with the red raiders 35-0. Page at Central the Bison will take it on the Chin for the third straight week in a. J. Simeon stadium. This week s loss Griffin wins two games both of Griffin s Junior High football teams closed out the season with victories wednesday afternoon. The ninth graders tripped Jamestown 14-12 on the Road. While the seventh and eighth Grade team beat Lexington 14-8 at Simeon stadium Wayne Gregory scored touchdowns on runs of 22 and 60 Yards for the varsity Jamestown scored on a pass interception and a Kickoff return. Outstanding on defense for Griffin were Wendell Pickett. John Palmer and Chris Karahalios. Griffin ends the season with a 2-5 record. The Junior varsity scores were made by Ben Bell on runs of 45 and 30 Yards. Defensive players who did Well included Jeff Platt and Jerry Mccullough. That gave the hornets a 3-2-2 record for the year. Kids night at stadium free admission to Friday night s Page Central game at a. J. Simeon stadium will be granted to All elementary school students accompanied by an adult As Well As All girl scouts and boy scouts who attend in uniform City athletic director Tony Simeon announced today. You tan save by saving us from paying property taxes on these Beautiful new 1974 Model boats. All Are Complete with boat trailer motor and controls. I handle the financing come in and let s talk Deal a a ouachita say 14 it outboard 40 h p Mere. 16 it. Outboard 65 h p. Mere. 16 it. Outboard 50 Mere. A a a Browning 15 it. Mona outboard 65 or. Mere 17 it. Malibu outboard 115 h p Mere 17 it. Mustang outboard 115 or. Mere. 15 it. Montero inboard out 120 Mere. 17 it. Mustang inboard out 140 Mere. 18 it Monte Carlo inboard out 165 Mere. A a a sleek Craft i 7 it Montero outboard i 50 h p. Mere. 17 it. Montero 455 Olds let 17 it. Montery 455 Olds Jet 18 it sportier 455 Olds. Jet 21 it. Junior be. 455 Olds. It in addition look what else we have at ridiculously Walow prices. We handle the financing Wash a Taw s345i.00 2495.00 4342.00 3150.00 4198.00 2895.00 a a a $3733.00 $2995.00 5320.00 3943.00 5458.00 4020.00 5433.00 4341.00 6403.00 4908.00 6463.00 5061.00 a a a was now $4935.00 $3,650.00 $6371.00 $4450.00 $6667.00 $4995.00 $6953.00 $5495.00 $10,400.00 $7995.00 come on Down and browse of we Don t have what you want Well get it and Well finance boat sales amp service 4221 South main Street a Archdale a phone 43 i -8515 last week Overall w l pct. 9 0 ukr 64 20 .744 won t be quite As bad As last weeks but Central will fall 24-7. Eastern Guilford at Ragsdale like the raiders Ragsdale s flying tigers Are just laying in wait for the final game of the season at Western Guilford. That should be the Only conference Competition whatsoever for Ragsdale in �?T74 which leaves Eastern Guilford As Little More than Homecoming fodder. Ragsdale 42-7. Salisbur r y at Thomasville the bulldogs can Clinch a playoff berth with this one. Assuring themselves of at least second place in the South Piedmont. Not that Thomasville would be satisfied with that. The bulldogs will go Home satisfied Friday however after Downing this longtime Riva 21-14 Kannapolis at Trinity these bulldogs keep hoping to slip up on someone and gain a Surprise win. The Only problem is Kannapolis is coming off a big loss to Thomasville and needs to win the remainder of its games to Clinch a playoff spot which does no to exactly leave them Ripe for surprises. Go with the Little wonders 36-7. Ledford at Central Davidson like most of the other games this week this one is a must contest for both teams Ledford can take second in the Central Carolina conference while Central can Kep its slim Hopes going with a win in this season finale. The panthers have been Tough defensively and should be capable of stopping the less than potent single Wing. The question is can Ledford score. Id say yes. In a 14-0 win. West Davidson at East Davidson to hum. Another pressure packed contest the Green dragons must win. The Golden eagles want to win. To keep their record above 500 Overall this acc season has been a bust for East but a win Over West could Salve some Hurt feelings. Won t happen though. The dragons will take it. 28-16 Randleman at Allen Jay this game lost some of its meaning when the tigers took the acc title last week and Allen Jay fell out of the running for the playoffs by losing to West Davidson the Jaybird Are still a Tough team to contend with while Randleman will be looking for an undefeated conference record. The tigers will get it with a 22-8 win. Davie county at North Davidson North Davidson is locked in about As tight a conference Battle As is possible. The knights will have to win to stay in a four Way first place tie As All losers will be eliminated this week. The North team is capable of defeating Davie county with its explosive and now healthy offence pick the knights 36-21. Chatham Central at Denton the red raiders will want to take this final Home game before entering the playoffs on the Road. Denton has downed this team once 16-0 and should do it again 24-0 Southwest Randolph at Southern Guilford this game Means Little except for the final conference standings. It s also an easy one to pick. Southern 22-0. New York a Tom Mccloskey ended a six year wait w wednesday when he was awarded the new Tampa franchise in the National football league. Mccloskey was picked because of his close ties with Tampa nil commissioner Peter Rozelle said. Yet Tampa sports figures registered Surprise that the expansion franchise went to an out of Towner. The league owners will award the Seattle franchise within the next month Rozelle said and both teams will begin play in the 1976 season. The commissioner said the league will expand again taking in two More teams conceivably As Early As 1976 but probably later. A we feel Mccloskey will make a very Fine owner a Rozelle said. Mccloskey the son of a former ambassador to Ireland and democratic party treasurer Matthew h. Mccloskey. Tried to buy the Philadelphia eagles when their then owner Jerry Wolman went bankrupt. He failed when Leonard Tose purchased the team. Rozelle said Mccloskey who is paying $16 million for the franchise could be the sole owner of the club but would prefer to have minority stockholders from Tampa. In making the announcement of Mccloskey s selection wednesday Rozelle referred repeatedly to Mccloskey s ties with Tampa a this family ran the shipyard there and he worked Al the shipyard a the commissioner said. A the has a Home in Tampa and owns a business there. His sister went to the University of Tampa a owner and president of Mccloskey amp co., one of the nation s largest builders and real estate developers. Mccloskey 49. Was one of the founders of Cloverly the Philadelphia based group which sponsored Joe Frazier s climb to the world heavyweight championship. He also is the owner of the Philadelphia atoms of the North american soccer league. Good government on lift sit Kilt Mio tamed Ewa in a 0 is 4 re Nim Cihi candidates Anuk son aut Nimery Sears for Kornily commar Foochs Guilford county wins to National awards 1. Environmental Quality Board 1974 2. Family planning program 1972 3. Financial reporting system 1974 4. County ambulance service 1971 5. Water amp sewer program 1973 6. Youth fire prevention 1972 7. Solid waste program 1972 8. Air pollution 1972 9. Mobile intensive care unit 1974 10. Out patient services 1974 Good government demands men of High performance vote november 5 for Ankerson x Alon Muery x Sears x on the ballot. At the Bottom right hand Corner

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