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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 6, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta 10-THE LETHPRiOCE Auguet t, It74 DON'S BUILDING SUPPLIES OLYMPIC STAIN 1029 V per Gal. 368 peirQt. GENERALPAINT Oir tost QMfily Ext HOBSI Brian Exterior litu 98 01. fill. FORMICA COUNTER TOPPING STOCK COLORS MLY 4x8 4x8 nriy 14U nch Gntt WHILE THEY LAST! 4x8 RIBBON GRAIN MAHOGANY PLYWOOD 95 29 TRAYMOR CABINET HARDWARE CLEARING AT STILL HAVE SOME PATIO FURNITURE WHILE THEY LAST! DMttoLnn Chair Smell LnmCtoir PitioTifcH Q95 _1495 4 A. PLYWOOD U.S. 1 -A" PW! vfiQVf t m am PLYWOOD U.S. PON'S BUILDING SUPPLIES Phom 328-3535 33251st St. South Lougheed Rockettes racked up three straight victories over the weekend and cap- tured the 1974 Alberta intermediate C women's championship plavoff finals staged at Dave Elton Park The Rockettes breezed through the two day double knockout finals held Saturday and Sunday as they defeated the Lethbridge Legionettes 12- 0 while dropping Calgary Richfield Phillies 13-9 and 6-4. In the 6-4 championship final, the Rockettes touched losing pitcher Betty Monsees for eight hits while getting ad- ditional help from four Phillies errors. Clean up hitter Patrica Coates led the Rockettes offensive attack with a triple and single while Debbie Ranson tagged winning pitcher Gwenda Poyser for two singles. The Phillies had held a 2-1 lead after two innings of play. In the clubs other match up. the Rockettes jumped to a commanding n-i lead after three complete innings before the Phillies closed the gap with six runs in the top of the fourth frame. Christine Coates paced the Rockettes at the plate strok- ing two doubles and a single while Verna Hendron manag- ed a triple arid single in a los- ing cause. Connie Strachen picked up the mound win besting Karen Swanson. l< Meanwhile the Lethbridge entry were eliminated for the tourney after a slim 11-10 loss to the Phillies in the official opener and a 12-0 setback to the Rockettes. The opening loss for the locals was a heart breakiiig one as they let go of a victory in the seventh frame. The locals had held a 7-5 lead going into the top of the seventh and final inning, but the Phillies came back with six runs in their final bats to take the lead. The locals battled back in the bottom half of the inning but were stymied after scor- ing three runs. Monsees picked up the mound win besting Linda Kish who was relieved by Brenda Lazarick. Fran Kazakoff paced the locals at the plate with a dou- ble and a pair of singles while Karen out three safeties for the Phillies. In .the Legionettes only other match, the Rockettes easily eliminated the host club .by winning 12-0. Sharon Ann Coates ripped a triple and two singles for the Lougheed contingent while Kazakoff whipped three Lougheed wins Alberta gals'Softball title Butte Rae Motors were also r singles lor the Legionettes. Lazarick suffered the mound decision while Monsees earned the win. Meanwhile the Picture Butte Rae Motors were also eliminated in straight games in their provincial playoff bid over the weekend. Rae Motors, who sought the intermediate C men's fastball crown in Medicine Hat, came up with the seventh inning blues as they dropped both their encounters in the final inning of play. In their first match, they were defeated by the Medicine Hat Cecil Hotel 12-10 on a three run home run in Wide throw This unidentified Lougheed Rockettes base run- ner was safe at first after Calgary Richfields1 first base- man was pulled off the bag on account of a wild throw The Rockettes reached first base on many other occasions and captured the Alberta intermediate C women's finals by besting Calgary and Lethbridge in the playoff finals staged at Dave Elton Park over the weekend. the bottom of the seventh while in their second loss Hay Lakes racked up a single run in the final frame to edge tae southern Alberta dub 7-fi Short sport COOPEE TMES AAGOS -TORONTO (CP) Defen- sive back Billy Cooper, a late cut by Edmonton Eskimos of the Western Football Conference, is on a five-day trial with Toronto Argonauts of the Eastern Football Conference. Cooper, who played in the Grey Cup game with the Esks last year, wore an Eskimo helmet on his first day in Toronto. PASSES UP TOURNEY TORONTO (CP} Al Balding, defending Alberta Open champion, has decided to pass up the Alberta com- petition this year, entering instead the Canadian Professional Golfers' Associa- tion senior tournament. This is Balding's first year of eligibility for the seniors. REPEATS WIN BRISBANE. Australia (AFP) Light boxer Hector Thompson of Australia stopped Argentinian Carlos Gimenez in the ninth round of a scheduled 10- rounder Fridav niehi win Yeager's bat sinks Cincinnati Monday Dodgers are alive and very well THE CANADIAN PBK-CC '.it ____ Golf leagu Lakeside Golf Low net Yosh Chaki, Frache's. Low gross Yosh Chaki, Frache's 36. Low team net Sugar Beeters. Cliff Thomas, Gordie Laurie, Jack Peard, Gerald Snow 139. Eight point sweeps Sugar Beeters over Jubilee, Singers over Imperial Life. Ace Building..................110 Fraches......................109 Jubihee..................'.'.'.'.'. 108 Singers 104 ....................100 ......................92 ......................88 Sugar Beeters.......... 37 By THE CANADIAN PRESS Los, Angeles Dodgers are alive and well in the west divi- sion of baseball's National League. Cincinnati Reds are just alive. Opening three-game series Monday night, the Dodgers won 6-3 and dimmed the Reds' pennant dream. "They're' the best club in baseball, .there's no doubt about said Sparky Ander- son, the Cincinnati manager, as his Reds dropped 7V4 games off the Dodgers' front-running pace. "If we had that kind of lead I'd say we had a mortal lock on the pennant. But the world will never end." The Dodgers beat the Reds with Steve Yeager's grand slam home run in the seventh. "I was looking for a pitch I could said Yeager; a catcher in his third major league season. "I got it, a fast- bail that was down." In the other National League games, New York Mets beat Montreal Expos 10- 4: St. Louis Cardinals stopped Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 in 13 innings; Houston Astros trimmed San Francisco Giants 7-2 and Atlanta Braves beat San Diego Padres 9-7. In Sunday's games, Phila- delphia and St. Louis split a doubleheader with the Phillies winning 6-1 and losing ll-O; Los Angeles downed Houston Astros 2-1; Chicago Cubs split a doubleheader with Pitt- sburgh Pirates, winning 4-3 and losing 7-1, Atlanta split a pair with San Francisco wiim- "If Reggie Jackson slips, Grich should be in the running for said Weaver. "If it doesn t happen this year, it Race results CAUJARY (CP) Race results Saturday from Stampede i FIRST claiming. 2 year olds, 4 furlongs. I Polar Gate (Gold) 8.20 2.70 2.10 Peanut Snapper (Nibtett) 2.40 210 Ergis Star (Shields) 2.10. Time: Ribot Hash also ran. Track Scratch: Rim Rock Conundrum. SECOND claiming, 3 year olds, 1 mite. Tip The Boss (Morris) 10.30 4.30 3.30, Brown Bundle (Hedge) 3.40 270, Sheba's Echo (Sorenson) 3 40 Time: Flying Eskimo, Miss Heat. Mint Parfait, Dream Day, Maid Of Destiny. Wandering Miss, Royal Simmer also ran. DAILY DOUBLE: THIRD claiming, 4 year olds. 1 mite. Return To Dance (Ray) 9.60 5.20, 3.40, Tiger Tim (Whiffle) 11.80 530 Rapid Kaiak (Watson) 2.80. Time: Sharp. Reply. Cloud Chaser Skipper Tan, Super Quill, Astro Prince. Soon Enuff also ran. Track Scratch: Furious Flight FOURTH claiming, 4 year oWs and up. 1H mrte., Iron Admiral (Sorenson) 10.906.00 4.40. Chained Flag (Rycrott) 11.40 9.90. Boodindo (Whittle) 7.90. Time: Monty's Gem, Flag Reaction. Caesar's Song. Over School, Btesed Hour. Fire Line also ran. split with San Diego winning 7-2 then los- ing 1-0 in 14 innings. The Mets' Montreal was Walkers.......... ..........75 W .................'.'.'.'.'.'.'.'.67 Owens 59 Lakeside Ladies Low net Hilda Kendall, Mildred Skrove 37. Low gross Carol Andreachuk, Mildred Skrove 49. v Low team net Mildred Skrove, Andreachuk, Kendall, Irma Wobich and Thea deGraaf 166. UUXIftOt LAOfBf Mildred Skrove......'...........M Faye's sion to two See mans Jewellery....... 49 Philattoinhia Value Saturday, Chicago nipped Pittsburgh 4-3, San Francisco downed Atlanta 3-1, St. Louis defeated Philadelphia 4-3 New York blanked Montreal 3- 0 and Los Angeles beat Houston5-1. Joe Torre's bases-loaded single in the 13th inning lifted St. Louis over Philadelphia. The victory boosted the first- place Cardinals' lead in the National League's East Divi-. games over claiming, 4 year olds and up. 1 mite. It's Happening (Pearson) 12.40 6.60 4.20, Diddle (Siadnyk) 4.70 3.70 Chino (Sorenson) 4.70 Time: Swoon Doll, Shoes For Jimmie. Frosted GoW, Justin's Prince, Miss BaNaspree, My Meteor atso ran. S4S.SS. enrm ctth'mmg, 4 year oWs and up, 7 furlongs. GoW Hebrew (Hedge) 11.50 8.20 5.40, Marcy Me (Campbell) 40.30 10.10, Sheba's Shade 4.00. Time: Rexeqort, Mi Bill, Patafoof, Bute Boy, Patmos, Lucky Lover, Tudor Tarts arse ran. CALGARY (CP) Stampede Park race results Monday: FIRST claiming, 3 year olds, 7 furlongs. Bold Balladier (McCautey) 7.10 4.00 3.20, Midnight Wind (Nibtett) 14.70 7.60, Fifth Estate (Parsons) 2.90. Time: Kissing Cup, Ophiree. Eager Alder, North Miss, Jutene, Blessed Return Gallant VI also ran. SECOND claiming, 4 year olds and up. 7 furlongs.' Fire Speed (Norris) 28.50 10.70 6.30. Rippte Rajah (Gold) 7.60 4.50, Singdown (Pearson) 4.20. Time: Carbon County, Mike Mullen, Jake's Jewel. Tallyho .Joe, Little Albert J, Prince Bully also ran. DAILY DOUBLE: THIRD claiming. 3 year oWs, 6 furlongs. White Light (Sorenson) 5.60 3.20 2.30, Rim Rock Gal (Hedge) 5.30 2.80, Gold Emperor (Gotd) 2.50 Time: Stranger Luck, Prince Gaelic Black Agate also ran. OVWELLA: FOURTH claiming, 4 year olds and up, 1% miles. Law Boss (McCautey) 6.10 4.00 3.10, Cotton Tim (Phefan) 5.80 3.70. Suttan's Diary (Rasmussen) 3.10. Time: (Track Record) Lustrious Sun, Rina, Pam's Delight Narrabeen also ran. FIFTH claiming, 4 year olds and up, 7 furlongs. Pal Boy (Pheten) 7.30 5.20 4 30 Special Stock (Whittle) 15.50 9.50 Dootin Heart (Rycroft) 6.60. Time: Bull Quartz, steel Slipper, Pequina Princesa, Devil Nat, White Winter Special Blend also ran. EXACTOR: Track Scratch: Jean's SIXTH allowance, 4 year olds and up, 7 furlongs. Boteanic (Phetan) 11.80 5.10 370 Sifver Doubfe (Beserra) 5.10 Picture Frame (NiWett) 3.30 Time: Jay's Victory, Water Wagon, Jay's award also ran. will happen some year. He's getting better and better and better." While Jackson, the slugging outfielder of Oakland A's, must be considered a favorite to retain his MVP title, Grich didn't lose any votes with his performance in Monday's twi- night doubleheader against Detroit .Tigers; He belted a three-run homer, a run-scoring single and scored three times to lead Baltimore to a 7-4 victory in the opener, then added another hit and a walk in the Grilles" 6-3 triumph in the nightcap. Elsewhere in the America League, New York Yankees blanked Boston Red Sox 8-0; Oakland A's split a pair with Minnesota Twins, winning 2-1 then losing 4-3, and Texas Rangers outscored Chicago White Sox 13-8. In Sunday's games, Cleveland Indians split a doubleheader with Milwaukee Brewers, winning 4-3 and los- ing 8-3: Chicago beat Texas in a doubleheader 63 and 13-10; Detroit Tigers whipped Baltimore 6-1 in. the first game of their doubleheader before losing the second 9-3; Boston Red Sox beat New NASTASE WINS MATCH Romania were tied M Friday at the end of the first day's play in the European Zone A final of the Davis Cup. Ilk- Nastase defeated Italy's No. 2 player, Corrado Barazzutti. 7, 6-0. 6-1 in the first match ol the day. but Adriano Panatta quickly levelled the score for Italy with a convincing 6-1. 6- 3. 6-2 victory over veteran Ion Tiriac. CHINA PICKS TEAM TOKYO (AP) China has formed a 274-member sports the Asian Games in Tehran Sept. 1-16, the Chinese Hsinhua news agency reported. It is the-largest sports team China has ever sent to take part in inter- national competition. The delegation consists.of 187 men and 87 women. Lions take junior title BURLINGTON, Ont. (CP) Burlington Lions left 10 runners on base but still managed to beat VancouverV 6 in Monday's final to win the Canadian women's junior soft- ball championship. Vancouver had captured a berth in the final earlier in the day by beating Milverton, Ont., 6-5. A crowd of more than watched Burlington's Maxine Hall outpitch Debbie Ross in the final. Pauline Elliott was the winning pitcher and' Heather Sinclair the loser in the semi-final. Mary Skeggs of Milverton was named the tournament s most valuable pitcher and most valuable all-round Marlene Kansas City Royals took a pair from .California Angels 10-4 and 3-0, and Oakland and Minnesota split a A's winn- ing the first game 10-4 and the Twins the second 2-1. Saturday, New York beat Boston 6-2. Texas whipped Chicago 12-5, Baltimore de- feated Detroit 6-2, California edged Kansas City 4-3, Cleve- land defeated Milwaukee 7-6 and Oakland at Minnesota was rained out. valuable batter. Tournament officials also announced the following all- star team: Sue Thomson, pitcher, Linda Cholewka, second base Maxine outfield Burlington: Debbie Hubant catcher, Quebec; Schroad Miller, first'base, Nancy Harrison, outfield, Winnipeg- Heather Campbell, third base, Lashburn, Sask.; Mary Ripley, shortstop, Northwesi Territories. Dawn Storey outfield. Vancouver. CLAIMS HOOP MARK EL PASO, Tex. St Martin of Yakima, Wash., a former dairy farm manager, claimed a worM record for basketball free throws Friday 315 in a row. St. Martin's name appears in the Guinness Book of World Records with 200 free throws in a row from the regulation distance of IS feet. That record was set at Riverdale, Calif., in 1973. Appearing at a sporting goods store, St. Martin made 394 ta a Tlwrsday before missing The Cards' Lou Brock had four hits and stole two bases bringing his season's total to Pitcher Tug McGraw's three-run double broke a 4-4 tie in the eighth inning.and New York scored three more runs in the ninth to down Montreal. McGraw, 2T5, who replaced starter Tom Seaver in the sev- enth inning, delivered the game-winning hit after the Mets loaded the bases. Baltimore manager Earl Weaver has a nomination for most valuable baseball player in the American own second baseman, Bobby Grich. J claiming, 4 year otds and up, 7 furlongs. Yalta 17.80 8.30 5 60, Double way (D. Wiseman) 21.30 8.6o[ Spanish GoW (OHrve) 6.20. Time: Sandswift, Hard To Please, Bermark, New Response, Blue Pines, Artother Bomber, also ran. aWowance, 4 year okls, 7 furlongs. Major Presto (Hedge) 12.00 6.40 3.70, Son Of St. Crispin (WWttle) 6.30 4.40, Cypress' Cow (Rasmussen) 3.80, Down Dancer, CNef Return, Count Siempre, Noble Bomber, New Governor, Garden Song, Duke Of Alba also ran. claiming, 4 year oMs and up, 6 furlongs. Htafcory Staff (Sorenson) 3.50 2.80, Same Affair (Parsons) 3.80 3.10, Pie (Coombs) 5.20. Time: Noctw, Rain Taurus, Haste Ye Eric's Own, Wayward Boy afto ran. OUAPIUA: claiming, 4 year otds and up. 6 furlongs, Mew Atert (D. Wiseman) 7.90 5 40 4.10, Frenesi (GoW) 5.60 4.10, He's A Cookie (Parsons) 3.80. Time: Drunken Sailor, Peaceful Cindy Jan's Sharon, Mr. Wolfe, Roly Gten Quick Reflex. Cotton Future also ran' 1IQHTM added, 3 year oWs and 1 mites. Sutler's dream (Whittle) 53.90 17.50 7.80, PikM Bird (Phefan) 5.00 3.50, Klondike Princess (Sorensen) 4.60. Time: (Equals Track Record) Lace Princess, Johnnr's Honey Vickie's Champ, Perfect Sonnet leisure Road, toy Child, Carmen Gay' Pootelte, Mamsette also ran. NINTH dairrtfng, 4 olds and up, mite. Brybe Bee (Ktptmg) ie.30 7.40 5.80, Theoboid (Sorenton) 5.00 3.80 Ed The Due (McCauJey) 5.80. Time: Brazen Bufly, Super Stan, Barry T Tara Downs, Blue Pal, SpW Burgundy 13 at the Banff Springs Hottl Learn to play better tennis from system developed by Billie Jean King and Dennis Van der Meer. One week cHntes feature: 30 hours on-court In- structkxi TennisAmerica Pro Ooug MacCurdy Vkfeo tape analysis Clinics begin September 8, 15, 22, and 29. Tuition (Canadian) In- cludes deluxe accomo- datiorts (Canadian) rn- strucffon only Can Jean dmon, Director of Sales, Banff Springs Hotel for Phone 403-782-2211. TemrtsAmertca -1000 Ehveff ;Court Palo Alto, CA ;