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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - September 7, 1974, High Point, North Carolina High school scoreboard by the att Cit a Pitk Walt Academy 14, Wilton Academy i pin Forest to Wadesboro 0 Pamlico county i Havelock Fuquay 34, Fairmont i Aurora 0, w. Craven 0 tie Chocowinity 24, s. Edge Combe 0 Lillington 12, Angler 7 Greene Central 34. Saratoga 4 Whit Oak 24, Swansboro 0 Terry Sanford is seventy first 12 Laurinburg Scotland 20, Cape fear 0 e. E. Smith 24, Douglas Byrd 14 Buncombe Reynolds 21, Hendersonville 20 Owen 33, Madison county 6 Tuscola 2s. Brevard 23 Enka 24, Erwin 4 e. Henderson 21, n. Buncombe 7 Sylva Webster 47, Hayesville 0 Murphy 33, Cherokee 0 Swain county 21, Rosman 22 Robbinsville 20, Andrews 0 w. Henderson 41, e. Yancey 13 Mcdowell county 33, Wilkes Central 14 Lillington 12, Angier 7 Richland 14, Dixon 0 n. Brunswick 21, Clarkton la Princeton la. Lee Woodard o Hoggard 14, Jacksonville 0 Camp Lejeune 17, Burgaw o Wilson 20, Raleigh Sanderson 12 Chase at South Point Reid Ross at South View w. Montgomery at s. Durham n. Davidson at Lexington Allbrook at Wake Forest Rolesville s. Nash at Vaiden Whitley e. Randolph at Siler City Cary at Chapel Hill s. Johnston at Jordan Stoneville at n. Stokes s. Rowan at Kannapolis Davie county at s. Stokes Winston Salem Parkland e. Forsyth Winston Salem Reynolds w. Forsyth n. Forsyth at Eden Morehead Denton at Edgewood Forbush at a Wilkes Surry Central at Star mount Durham Hillside at n. Surry Oak Ridge at e. Davidson a Rowan at Salisbury Trinity at Letord Statesville at Mooresville a Rowan at w. Davidson new Hanover at Durham Henderson vane at Smith Reid Selma Northwood at Apex Bunn at Coats e. Montgomery at Randleman Chatham Central at so Randolph Shelby at Hunter Huss n. Gaston at e. Gaston n. C. School deaf at Gaston Day Hudson at Lenoir Granite Falls at Gamewell col lefts v 11 in Alexander Central at n. Iredell w. Lincoln at Fred Ford Gastonia Ashbrook at Hickory Harding at w. Mecklenburg Independence at w. Charlotte s. Mecklenburg at Myers Park Asheville at Pisgah Charlotte Day at Sun Valley Thomasville at Greensboro Smith Bur. Cummings at Greensboro Dudley Greensboro Grimsley it Raleigh Broughton w. Guilt Ord at Allen Jay Reidsville at be Guilford rag Date at High Point Central be Guilford at e. Alamance e. Guilford at Graham c. Davidson Al s. Guilford Newton Conover at bands Watauga at e. Burke Bunker Hill at Lincolnton Maiden at e. Lincoln Cowpens s a 7, Tryon 0 Orange 20, Trenton Jones 12 Oxford Webb 20, s. Granville 0 Sanford Central 34, Asheboro 13 Polk Central at Chapman Whiteville at Hallsboro at at prep games still set the Andrews Page contest scheduled for tonight at Greensboro Grimsley stadium was expected to he played at press deadline today. A definite decision was to be reached at noon according to red Haider coach John Morris. The Only other area contest scheduled for tonight is the Lexington North Davidson game and Lexington school officials plan to play that game if at All possible. Cunningham is set free Winston Salem apr a Federal judge has ruled there is no reason to punish pro basketball Star Billy Cunningham for contempt of court in a contract Case. The owners of the spirits of St. Louis formerly the Carolina cougars franchise had contended they have another year of Cunningham s services but that he has signed or was about to sign with the Philadelphia 76ers. However judge Hiram Ward found in . District court Friday there was no evidence that Cunningham had signed with the 76ers of the National basketball association or was prepared to do so. The Munchak corp., which owned the cougars contended that Cunningham was in contempt for violating a court order to comply with a three year contract with the cougars a contract which had another year to go. Cunningham former University of North Carolina Star had jumped two years ago from the cougars of the american basketball association to the 7fw�r fighting for new title College pack no longer defending season opens Dave Buckey state quarterback rain aussie favored Forest Hills . A there s a 90 per cent Chance of rain and a Good possibility that evonne Goola Gong. Not Chris Evert will meet Billie Jean King in the women a final. But one thing is certain a there will be a 22-year-old left handed american in the men s final at the . Open Tennis championships. Rain threatened to Wash out the Lith Day of play at Forest Hills today just As it had kept miss Evert the reigning Wimbledon Champion and . Open favorite from going Down the Drain in fridays semifinals. Chris was Only two games from being beaten when rain postponed her match against miss Goola Gong with the aussie leading 6-0, 4-3. But the weather held off Long enough forms. King to beat unheralded Julie held Man. Is. King a three time Winner of the open and the no. 2 seed behind Chris had to rally to beat miss Herman who never has won a major title 2-6, 6-3, 6-1. It was Billie jeans fifth finals berth in to trips to Forest Hills. In the menus semifinals miss Evert a Fiance Jimmy Connors was to play another 22-year-Oid left handed american Roscoe Tanner. Two Veteran australians both two time winners Here defending Champion John Newcombe and Ken Rosewall were to Battle in the other match. Connors the top seed had toppled Rosewall in the Wimbledon final while miss Evert took her Wimbledon Crown by beating Olga Morozova of the soviet Union. Miss Evert trying to add a Little Sunshine to the Gray Day with a Bright yellow dress did t have it easy. The first set shutout was her first since the australian open when she lost to miss Goola Gong 7-6, 4-6, 6-0 in the final. Miss Goola Gong had a 4-2 Lead in the second set when with a Light rain pelting the grass referee Mike Blanchard asked if the players wanted to continue. They agreed and Chris narrowed the to 4-3 before play was suspended. Chris never has beaten evonne on grass in their three previous meetings but had an Over All record of 7-4 against the australian. However in the past five months miss Evert has been unstoppable. She has won 56 straight matches and to tournaments including Wimbledon and has not lost a set since she lost one to Lesley Hunt in a 46game match in route to her Wimbledon Crown. Her last loss was to is. King in the . Lawn Tennis association indoor tournament in new York last March Carbon Aims for top title Shelbyville Tenn. Of a shades of Carbon with Judy Martin in the Saddle claimed one major championship Friday and set his sights on the biggest prize in the Tennessee walking horse world tonight. Carbon owned by Earl and Harlin Sadler of Nashville will be one of two 4-year-old stallions entered in the grand championship stake of the 36th annual Tennessee walking horse National Celebration. He won the Junior championship at the 36th annual Tennessee walking horse National Celebration. By the associated press a a we re not defending last seasons championship we re fighting for the new one just like everybody else a says . State football coach Lou Holtz whose team opened at Wake Forest today. Rains had made the Field Muddy. And that had to be considered although the state Wolf pack was heavily favored in this first game for Atlantic coast conference teams in the new season. A we Are not a Power football team Holtz said. A a we like to run from sideline to sideline and throw the Ball on the run so in a not really sure How our offence will function in a Muddy situation. We Are a Little larger than they Are though and that could help Twenty of the 21 writers and sportscasters who voted in a recent poll after visiting All seven acc Camps picked Maryland As no. I this season. . State got the other vote. The other acc teams open next saturday. Maryland will be Home to Alabama North Carolina state at Duke in a night game Clemson at Texas a amp a North Carolina Home to Ohio University Virginia at Navy and Wake Forest Home to William amp Mary. . State beat the Wake Forest deacons 52-13 last year and 42-13 the year split end Don Buckey receives brother a aerials time running out before. States had two key areas of concern. One was the kicking game which was in the hands of players who had never kicked regularly in College. The other was a defense which surrendered 240 and 251 Points in successive seasons. A if we re not vastly improved on defense this year ill be the most surprised person in the world a Holtz said. Wake Forest has switched All acc candidate Mike Arthur from guard to tackle in the offensive line. Wolf pack Sophomore Ron Banther has recovered from a Cut hand suffered two weeks ago and was set to Start at right defensive end. Wake Forest had prize Sophomore Bill Armstrong at quarterback and bullish Frank harsh at fullback. The state fullback Stan Fritts scored five touchdowns against Wake Forest two years ago. He leads another collection of running Talent. Multipurpose Dave Buckey was at quarterback and Roland Hooks at halfback. The High Point Enterprise nil futures at stake by the associated press time is running out on the National football league preseason a and on the careers of countless players trying to hang on in training Camps across the nation. Tonight eight coaches will have their final game condition looks at the players they will take into the regular season a and the ones leave behind. The nil players association strike forced an Exten tion to next tuesday of the roster putdown dates and tonight a action will do a lot to decide the futures of Many marginal players. The new York jets 2-3, faced the Oakland raiders 4 1, in an afternoon contest while the Miami dolphins 3 2, take on the Chicago bears 1-4, the Cleveland Browns 2 3, meet the Detroit Lions 1 4, the new Orleans saints 2-3, Battle the Houston oilers 3-2, and the san Diego chargers 2-3, play the Minnesota Vikings 3-2, in night games. The los Angeles rams go against the san Francisco 49ers, the Atlanta Falcons travel to Denver and face the Broncos and the Philadelphia eagles meet the new England patriots in sunday games. Some fates May already have been decided. Friday night the Washington redskins stopped the Baltimore Colts 7-6, the Kansas City chiefs pounded the St. Louis cardinals 31-16, the Green Bay packers trimmed the Cincinnati bengals 26-24 and the Buffalo Bills nipped the new York giants 23-17 in overtime. The jets gave up 21 fourth Quarter Points in last weeks loss to new Orleans and will try to hold off quarterback Ken Stabler and the raiders. Running backs Larry Csonka and Jim Klick world football league bound when the season ends Lead the dolphins against Chicago. A pair of Bear rookies running Back Ken Cranberry and receiver Dave Gagnon Are Brakefield expecting mistakes by the associated press appalachian state coach Jim Brakefield views the mountaineers football opener at Home tonight against East Tennessee As a an Early test for us because we Are working with a lot of sophomores and we expect them to make mistakes like any Young player will among the sophomores who have impressed Brakefield especially Are quarterback Robbie Price offensive end Devon Ford defensive tackle Gilbert Rossi and defensive Back Quinton Mckinney. Price has been so outstanding in fact that Brakefield says he win Start ahead of Phil Coccioletti a senior who was the mountaineers no. I quarterback most of last season. A both have looked better than they be Ever looked before and ifs a tossup Quot says Brakefield but Price has been tabbed to Start. Making Strong bids to join the varsity. Cleveland needed two touchdown passes by Mike Phipps within the closing 30 seconds to defeat Cincinnati last week. Detroit meanwhile will be led by Rookie wide receiver ted Picard the clubs top pass Catcher with nine receptions for 112 Yards. Fran Tarkenton a sprained ankle will give backup Bob Berry a Chance to direct the Minnesota offence against san Diego whose quarterback Dan Fouts completed 16 of 29 passes for 262 Yards against the rams last week. Rookie running Back Ronnie Coleman has impressed at Houston and will try to Clinch a Job against new Orleans. Friday night a third Quarter interception by Diron Talbert and a 15-Yard Bill Kilmer to Charley Taylor touchdown pass carried Washington 2-4, past Baltimore 1-4. Len Dawson and Mike Livingston threw two scoring passes each As Kansas City 3-3, routed St. Louis 3-4. Chester Marcol of the packers 4-2, kicked a 47-Yard Field goal with no time showing on the clock As Green Bay beat the bengals 4-2, and Rookie Wayne Moseley sprinted four Yards into the end zone at 8 14 of overtime As the Bills 4-3, beat the giants 2-4. Americans on Streak while wheels spinning by the associated press the Birmingham americans go after their loth consecutive world football league Triumph tonight less than a Day after the Detroit wheels suffered their 10th consecutive loss. As the Wal season reaches its Halfway Mark the undefeated americans take on the red hot Chicago fire 7-2, for the second time in to Days. Birmingham will be trying to preserve its unblemished record and a two game Lead Over Chicago and the Memphis South men in the Central division while Memphis will be playing a Houston texans team recently shaken up by coach Jim Garrett. The games round out a strange week on the Wal schedule in which All 12 teams played two games. Friday night the Southern California Sun tripped the wingless wheels 10-7, the Florida blazers trimmed the new York stars 17-15, and the Portland storm topped the hawaiians 15-8. �?�1 think both teams will be zipped up for tonight a said Birmingham coach Jack gotta. A a it a a key game for both of gotta a americans doused the fire 22-8 in Chicago on aug. 29, but a what happened before does no to county a to the Birmingham coach. Chicago brings to Birmingham the leagues top rusher in Mark Kellar who has amassed 86 Points on 12 touchdowns and the top ranked passing duo of quarterback Virgil Carter and receiver Jim Scott. The South men 7-2, had to wait a Day to take on the texans 3-5-1. The contest was pushed Hack a Day to a accommodate a High school game. Garrett put the time to Good use deciding Houston line up changes that he hoped would break the teams lackadaisical play. It appears Likely that Garrett will play Rookie quarterback David Mays against the South men who Lead the league in total offence instead of Veteran Mike Taliaferro. The wheels Hopes of a Triumph skidded to a halt with four minutes remaining Friday night when Sun quarterback Tony Adams flipped a six Yard touchdown pass to James Mcalister to raise Southern California s record to 6-4 and drop Detroit to 0-10, Florida a Tommy Reamon rushed for a Wal record 179 Yards and a ram drenched touchdown to Lead the blazers past new York. The stars Bob Gladieux set the old Standard last monday with 161 Rushing Yards. Rufus Ferguson rushed for touchdowns of 44 and 51 Yards to help Portland past the hawaiians. Backwards Ben makes recovery Columbus a. Apr Young Ben Crenshaw considered one of Golf a coming superstars candidly admits his game a has gone backward since College a yet the talented youngster finds himself Only one shot behind fellow Rookie Larry Nelson As the $100,000 Southern open Golf tournament enters the third round today. Nelson 26, of Acworth ga., shot a 67 Friday for a two round total of 135, giving him his slim margin Over Crenshaw a teammate at the 1973 pc qualifying school. Nelson who Only took up the game five years ago ran in two birdies Over his last three holes to go ahead of Crenshaw Over the course made soggy by Rains which delayed play nearly two hours. Crenshaw the 22-year-old who is in his first full year on the tour Tore up the College ranks at the University of Texas winning three consecutive Mcaa titles and being named an All american each year. Friday the 5-foot-9, 160-Pound Crenshaw Tore up the Par 70, 6,791-Yard Green Island country club course with a 65 for a two Day total of 136. Yet Crenshaw insists he a in a slump even though he has earned More than $60,000 this year including a second place finish in new Orleans. In addition he captured the san Antonio Texas open in his initial pro Start after graduating from the pea school. A i done to care How much Money in be made a said Crenshaw. A i feel my Golf game has gone backward since College. That is Why i feel i am in a he had six birdies and a bogey in his round which is the Best for the tournament. Alone at 137 after a 69 was Jerry Mcgee. Last years Southern runner up Forrest Fezler led a group at 138 in the Battle for the $20,000 first prize. Fezler had a 68 Friday. Also at that figure were Bert Yancey Mike Mccullough and first round co Leader Jim Ferriell. Yancey and Mccullough had 68s and Ferriel a 71. A group of to golfers were at 139, including j. C. Snead Bruce Crampton and Lynn Lott who shared the Lead with Ferriell alter thursdays action. Bob Eastwood who fired a Hole in one on the Par three 226-Yard seventh Hole had a 66 to Lead a logjam of nine players at 140. Third leading Money Winner Hubert Green had a 72 for 145, while Veteran Sam Snead 62, was at 144 after a 71. Two former winners of this event Dewitt Weaver and Mason Rudolph failed to make the Cut of 145 for the final two rounds. Both were at 148. Defending Champion Gary player the masters and British open Winner was competing in the world series of Golf along with pea Winner Lee Trevino u. S. Open Champion Hale Irwin and Canadian open Winner Bob Nichols. Leading Money Winner Johnny Miller Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer took the week off. Page 8-a saturday sept. 7, 1974 player s Confidence drooping Akron Ohio a Lee Trevino was up and Gary player was Down going into today a first round of the two Day 36-Hole Chase for a $50,000 first prize in the prestige Laden world series of Golf. A a in a not too confident with my game a the usually confident player said Friday after a practice round Over the 7,180-Yard Firestone country club course. A the last three weeks i be played terrible Golf a he said. A i just done to have any pattern to my game i have no pattern to go still however players round of Par 70 Over the Long Tough layout was the Best of the Day by the four men who have qualified for this the most elite event the game offers. Trevino had a 72, including a watery double bogey seven on the 625-Yard 16th Hole . Open Champion Hale Irwin had to Birdie two of the last three holes for a 75 and Host pro Bobby Nichols carded a 71. The event normally brings together Only the winners of the worlds four major championship a the . And British opens the masters and pc. Trevino got in As the pea Champion. Tempe Ariz. Apr Arizona state University opens its 1974 football season tonight against Houston with coach Frank hush still undecided on his quarterback. Kush a problems of selecting a starting signal caller were reduced somewhat Friday when freshman Dennis Sproul who had been waging a spirited Battle for the starting spot suffered a Bone Chip in his left ankle and will be sidelined two to three weeks. Junior Ray Alexander who was backup to Danny White last season is expected to get the starting nod. Kush praised Houston Friday saying the cougars have the finest defensive front four squad he Ever has faced. The cougars who tied with Arizona state for ninth in the final associated press poll last season Are ranked Lith in the a pre season list with Arizona state 15th. Arizona state is 2-2 against Houston and 38-18-3 in season openers. The Sun devils Haven to lost an opener since 1965, when Brigham Young University knocked them off 24-6. Four other members of the Apps top Twenty were in action Over the weekend headed by the nationally televised monday night meeting Between defending National Champion notre Dame and Georgia tech. The fighting Irish Are third in the 1974 preseason poll behind Oklahoma and Ohio state. Saturday afternoon 16th-ranked Tennessee entertained no. 12 Urcla in the first National telecast of the season. North Carolina state rated 18th, opened defense of its Atlantic coast conference Crown by visiting Wake Forest. The remainder of saturdays schedule East Tennessee state at appalachian state night Dayton at Drake Cal poly Pomona at Fresno state night Kent state at Central Michigan Memphis state at Louisville night Eastern Michigan at Miami Ohio Mississippi at Tulane night William amp Mary at Mississippi state night new Mexico state at Wichita state night Northern Illinois at Mcneese state night Oregon state at Syracuse Sacramento state at Pacific night Villanova at Richmond san Jose state at Santa Clara night Arkansas state at southwestern Louisiana night Tampa at it Chattanooga night and Texas Arlington at Western Michigan. Wilcox named Golf Winner Greensboro a the 36-Hole Leader Terry Wilcox Greensboro pro we declared the Winner of the Schlitz state open Golf tournament after rain washed out the scheduled final 18 holes Friday. Wilcox s 69-69�?138 Over the Par-70 Carlson a farm course earned him $2,000. Announcing opening. Dwayne sink would like to invite All of his friends and future friends to come by and see him. Dwayne sink Complete axiom Oiivia service tune Dwayne a Auto repair i 420 English re. Corner of Phillips amp English phone 885-4514. Triad air charter a division of Paul h. Gibson leasing co., inc. Faa approved Piper Aztec passenger cargo Day amp night from h r h , Greensboro Winston Salem Box 129, Trinity . Phone 431 -2120

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