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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 19, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 10 THt LETHBRIDGE HERALD Wednesday, August 19, 1970 Possible Trial NEW YORK (AP) A United States judge left the door open Tuesday for a possible trial to decide if Cassius Clay has the right to fight in New York state. Judge Marvin E. Frankel lis- tened to Clay's lawyers, who argued that scores of boxers have had criminal records that die! not prevent their licenced boxing. Then Frankel denied a motion by the state's lawyers to dis- miss a Clay complaint that the New York "State Athletic Com- mission let others box in. similar circumstances. Frankel, when asked about a Caiiadiens Sign Myre MONTREAL (CP) Goalie Phil Myre signed his 1970-71 contract Monday with Montreal C a n a d i e n s of the National Hockey League. Myre, a 22-year-old Montreal native, started last season with Montreal Voyageurs, the Cana- diens' farm club in the Ameri- can Hockey League, and was promoted to the parent team early in the season. He finished the season with a 2.15 goals-against average in 10 games with the Canadiens. trial by state lawyer Charles A. LaTorella Jr. at the end of Tuesday's hearing, replied: "I only denied the motion." Frankel had dismissed the original complaint of Clay, also known as Muhammad Ali, last Dec. 24. DENIED RIGHTS Clay's claim is that the state athletic commission has denied Ins constitutional rights by not allowing a licence to fight. The former heavyweight champion is free on bail, appealing a five-year prison sentence and line im- posed in Texas April 23, 1967, for having refused induction into the U.S. armed forces. The conviction was recently upheld by the U.S. Appeals Court for the fifth circuit in New Orleans. Clay has announced his inten- tion to challenge Joe Frazier, tiie current heavyweight cham- pion. They have been turned down in several states. Clay's lawyers, at the hearing Tuesday, said a study of stale commission files showed that 94 boxers were licenced or re-lic- enced since 1933 after felony convictions ranging to man- slaughter and murder; 133 after being found guilty of misde- meanors. In reply, state lawyers as- serted that Clay was "not only convicted of a felony, but had yet to serve his five-year sent- ence." Locals Eliminate Trail Club Jarvie Shines For Norcrest THUNDER BAY (Special) It was a case of late inning heroics at the Canadian Little League championships Tues- day evening. Lelhbridge Norcrest All SVars remained alive and Val- leyficld, Que. captured the "A" division title and both used late inning efforts to turn the respective trieks. It was a cliff hanger for Norcrest coaches Jim Szucs and John Koskoski but the final result made it all worth- while. Norcrcst, after a first loss to Windsor, Ont, faced elimina- tion Tuesday when they took to the field against Trail, B.C., who also needed a victory to stay alive in the Canadian final. Scott Jarvie performed most of the heroics for Norcrest as they edged Trail 2 1 in nine innings, three over Little Leagun regulation, ans sent the B.C. representatives packing. In the other game ValleyfieM scored twice in an extra inning and dropped Windsor 6-4. Jarvie and Trail hurler Steve Tambellini were locked in a tight pitchers duel heading into the ninth inning. Trail scored in the lop of the ninth inning without the help of a hit. Two walks and a throwing error put Norcrest down 1-0 heading into the bot- tom of the ninth inning. You must be ready to stop anytime. No matter where you drive today, you've got to be ready to stof instantly. means you should be absolutely confident your brakes .are in A-l condition, If your brake linings and drums haven't been checked for wear in the last miles, for safety's sake you should have them inspected now. If an overhaul is needed, we'll do the job quickly and accurately, using top quality materials. We do all this work: Replace brake linings on all four wheels Arc linings for perfect contact with brake drums Check all 4 wheel cylinders Turn and true brake drums Inspect master cylinder Complete Brake Overhaul Repack outer wheel bearings on both front wheels Inspect steel brake lines and brake hoses Check brake shoe return springs Addsuper heavy-duty brakefluid Road test the car Fur Wedge Cushion Jack Nicklaus Golf Balls Pkg, of 3 Rand McNally ROAD ATLAS 96 illusfrated pages thai1 folds Jo fit in qlove com- Lisls all Cana- dian campsites. TQ.RES A division of TIRE RUBBER Company of Canada Corner 3rd Ave. and 8th St. S. Phono 327-8548 OPEN DAILY 8 A.M. 70 6 P.M. In the Commercial Men's Fastball League last evening the Dallas Cowboys beat the M and K Generals 5-1 while Tom Yip threw a two hitter to pace the Labor Club to a 5-1 victory Hotel. over the Lethbridge Rams Will Practise Monday Coach Jim Whitelaw of the LCI Rams informed The Leth- bridge Herald that he will Com- nence practise Monday after- noon August 24. He would particularly like to see the Grade 10 students at the outing. The Rams' first game will be against the LCI Grads Septem- ber 11. George Santoni allowed only four hits off his fastball to pick up the win over Keii Fergeson who chucked for the Generals. Santoni also connected for a double while Laurie Grimson chipped in with two singles. Harry Malchow aided with a triple. For the Generals four hitters managed a single apiece. In the second game Tom Yip allowed only two hits off him to pick up file win for the Labor Club. Bob Sapsford suffered the loss. Both Harry Nagata and Ed- ward Carpenter poked out two for the winners. Action will resume tonight when the Marquis Hotel will tangle with 'the Nu-Mode Homes at 7 p.m. and the Con- tractors will meet the HCMP at Both games will be played at the Dave Elton Fastball Park. Gordon Keith led things off for Norcrest and was safe on an error. Greg Kveder follow- ed with a single and Norcrest had runners on first and sec- ond with no one out. David Koskoski then laid down a drag bunt along the first baseline which coach Szucs described as "just a beautiful bunt" ad- vancing Keith to third and Kveder to second on the sncr- fice. Brian Robinson, who had two singles earlier in the game, then drilled a hard smash at shortstop which went through into left field scoring Keith. An error was charged to the shortstop but Szucs said the ball was just too hot too handle and should have been a hit. With the count 2-1 Jarvie, the young-hurler, belted the ball up Jie middle off of relief pitcher Rino Tozzoeon scoring Kveder with the winning run. The players swarmed all over young Jarvie. The hard throwing left-hander struck out 13 while allowing six hits to gain the win. Tambellini 18 in an outstanding performance. According to coach Szucs 'Robinson is fit and we'll start lim tonight against Windsor, "t was Windsor who stopped Norcrest 4-0 in the opening ;ame. In the Valleyfield Windsor ;ame the Quebec club took ad- vantage of a seventh inning Vindsor error to score twice and relegate Ontario to the "B" section final against Nor- crest. 'The big hitters for Valley- filed were Daniel Maheii with a basses loaded triple in the first inning and three singles singles by Brian McDonald. Norcrest, from the Norcrest Little League association in Lethbridge, earned the right to a berth in the Canadian cham- pionships by edging past Moose Jaw 3 2 in the zone final. Norcrest emerged with the spoils in a round-robin, double- knockout tourney with Mosse Jaw, Calgary and Edmonton. In winning their zone the Norcrest lads caught the fancy of Lethbridge baseball fans and one in particular. The cartoon accompanying today's story was drawn by Debbie Kanigan of 2505 15th Street South. The cartoon shows in a nut- shell that Lethbridge edged Mosse Jaw 3-2 with Brian Robinson the hero. The Leth- widge coach is all smiles while 3is Mcose Jaw coach is not very happy. In the top right land corner the plane that car- ried Norcrest to Thunder Bay is shown. Golf's Million Dollar Winner WET WEATHER GOLF It's no fun playing in wet weather, but every golfer inevitably gets caught in the rain once in a while. When ithappens, make the best of it. Under these condi- tions, you should do your best to keep your club grips dry. See that your bag is covered. .In general, you must be bolder in wet weather. Play for a minimal roll on every shot from drive on putt; go for the pin oft approaches and the cup on putts. Play for the high shot to get maximum distance. Position the ball forward in your stance on all full shots, and try to clip it off the turf without tak- ing much of a divot. "Fat" shots, when the clubhcad contacts turf be- fore the ball, are absolute- ly fatal in wet weather. "70 HATI. Htm. Jfjfl. ELRICH TIRE SPORT SCORES NATIONAL LEAGUE East They're Still Winning Orioles In A Slump? W 68 4.: 63 57 51 52 West ez Pel. .553 .533 .512 .467 .450 Mi .661 .567 .496 .496 .446 .390 Pittsburgh New York Chicago St. Louis Philadelphia Montreal Cincinnati Los Angeles Atlanta San Francisco Houston San Diego..... TODAY'S GAMES Houston Blaslngame at New York Seaver 17-7 San Francisco Marlchal 4-9 at Pitts- burgh Walker 10-3 N Los Angeles Moeller 5-6 at St. Louis Reuss 4-4 N Philadelphia Wise 10-10 at Atlanta Jarvis 13-10 N Montreal Wegener 3-4 at Cincinnati Nolan 15-4 N i Diego Roberts 1-10 at Chicago Jenkins U-14 TUESDAY'S RESULTS Montreal 110 (141 000 040 100-4 I 3 Cincinnati Renko (B-B) Raymond (B) and Bate- lan; Behney (0-2) Washburn (5) Gullet (6) Granger (9) and Bench. Los Angeles St. Lours Vance (5-3) and Sudakls; Reuss (4-5) Cleveland (7) Bertatna (9) and Sim- mons. Philadelphia MB BIT 5 0 Atlai By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Minnesota Twins know what a :lump is all about and now Earl Beaver of Baltimore Orioles claims his club is in one. There's one hough. While big the difference, Twins re- :ehtly dropped nine straight games, the high-flying Orioles lontinue to win. Tuesday night, the Twins came up with some ninth-inning heroics, getting a clutch two-run single from pinch-hitter Jim Holt to nip New York Yankees 8-7, giving Minnesota its second straight win after their recent skid. And the Orioles, now leading the Yanks by 10 games in the American League's East Divi- sion downed Milwaukee Braves 3-0. MACS "Your Cycle Centre of the South" HIGH RISE BIKES 95 AS LOW AS JUST ARRIVED! APPOLLO 10 SPEED BICYCLES S EACH 95 SIDEWALK BIKES For ages 4-7 years. Includes chain guard, streamers and kick stand. Ready to go and ono free service check WE TAKE TRADES TERMS ARRANGED BERT t MAC 913 3rd Ave. S. Phone 327-3221 OVER 300 BICYCLES IN STOCK "SERVING SOUTH A18ERTA FOR OVER 30 YEARS" OPEN THURSDAY and FRIDAY TIH 9 P.M. "We're on a winning streak during a said Weaver, the skipper of the Orioles. "We haven't been hitting the ball at all lately, but we've won our last four." It was also Baltimore's sev- enth triumph in their last nine starts. However, what Weaver says might be true. The hard- hitting birds only stroked three hits off Brewer's loser Marty Pattin. But one of them was Merv Buttenmund's 15th homer of the season, a solo clout in the fourth inning. The centre fielder also saved H a r d i n's shutout with two catches in the fourth, grabbing a sinking drive by Mike Walton and going to the fence for Mike Hegan's belt. In other games, California An- gels stayed on the Twins' heels, 4% games behind the West lead- ers, with a 12-1 trouncing of Cleveland Indians, Detroit Ti- gers whipped Oakland Athletics 3-1, Boston Hed Sox clubbed Chicago White Sox 8-4 and Kan- sas City Royals ripped Washing- ton Senators 12-8. Holt's soft liner to centre of! reliever Lindy McDaniel, snapped the Yankee's winning string at four games. Rookie Danny Thompson opened the ninth with the Twins trailing 7-6 and dropped a bunt single. After a forceout, Tony Oliva doubled, putting two run- ners aboard. Then Holt, on a 2-2 litch, batting for winning rc- iever Tom Hall, stroked his winning hit. Clyde Wright, benefitting from a nine-run seventh inning, won Ms 17th game as the An- gels unleashed a 16-hit attack. The Angels sent 14 men to the plalc in Ihc inning, ripping eight hits, with Jim Fregosi contribut- ing two singles. Short (6-13) and Compfon; Stone, Wjlhelm (5-3) (8) and Tillman. HRs: San Francisco 001 100 280 Pittsburgh 003 010 6 10 0 Pillock (3-4) Carruthers (7) Robert- son (7) and Dierz; Blass (7-10) Glusti (8) and SanguWen. HRs; Hart san Diego 024 005 14 o Chicago 000 Oil 7 1 Dobson (9-5) and Cannizzaro; Deck- er (2-7) Colborn (3) Rodriguez (6) Piz- zaro (8) and Hundley, J C. Martin HRs: SD-Gaston (2) Brown (2) Spiezio pepi- tona iton 000 150 4 1 New York 016 7 Disrker (11-11) Lemaster (3) DiLau- ro (6) culver (8) and Howard; Gentry (9-6) and Grote. LEAGUE LEADERS Clemente, Pgh Perez, Cin W. Parker, LA W. Davis, LA Gaslon, SD Rose, Cin AB R H Pet. 356 73 128 .360 350 56 132 .349 445 92 150 .337 454 67 151 .333 4il 80 150 .325 466 76 151 ,324 -192 92 159 .323 451 81 145 .322 452 91 145 .321 467 44 149 .319 Washington Minnesota California Oakland W L Pet. GBL 77 44 .635 66 53 .555 10 65 56 .537 12 62 57 .521 14 58 63 .479 19 57 64 .471 50 West 71 .602 .542 .549 .377 .372 .347 57 31 TODAY'S GAMES Detroit Niekro 71-10 at Oakland Se- gui 7-9 N Cleveland Chance 7-7 at California Wright 16-9 N Baltimore Cueilar 17-7 at Mllwaukes Lockwocd 1-9 N New York Peterson 13-7 at Mlnne- Jta Zepp 6-0 N Kansas cily Drago 6-12 et Washlng- n Coleman 6-8 N Chicago Miller 5-4 at Boston Siebert 13-6 TUESDAY'S RESULTS Cleveland 001 100 1 5 1 California OC3 ooo 16 I Chance (7-8) Austin Colbert Mingori (7) Donning (8) and Fosse; Wright (17-9) and Egan. Detroit 001 000 f 1 Oakland 000 000 1 5 0 Lolich (11-14) and Freehan; Dobson (15-11) Locker (9> and Feinandei. HK: New York 030 7 10 0 linnesota 120 300 8 11 i Kekich, Woslewski (J) Hamilton (4) KlimkowskI (5) McDaniel (8-5) (8) and Gibbs; Kaat, Hamm (3) Woodson (5) Williams (5) Hall (4-4) (7) and Tis- chinski, Ratliff HRs: "6) Ellis Kansas City 001 105 15 0 Washington 200 003 8122 Fitzmorris (7-3) Abernathy (6) and