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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 19, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta Saturday, February 19, 197Z THB HEPAID 13 SILW 80V, OF IS .....MOTHER.' >WE A AT ANDY'S SUMMONS, E THINKS MIGHT GST PRISON THIS TIME SHE'S NOT INTERESTED) TO GO OUT THE MINUTE MVMOTHER OH, NO' EVERYTHIN1 APPENS Flyers drop Colls 49-44 Cougars stay undefeated The Catholic Central Cougars are just one game away from completing the 1971-72 Southern Alberta "A" Boy's Basketball League season undefeated after downing the L.C.I. Rams 46-37 Friday night. The Cougars, who clinched the league pennant with a win over (lie Cardston Cougars last Friday, will face the winlcss Medicine Hat Mohawks in their final game of the season next week. In last night's encounter, the Cougars' undefeated streak was Hockey Canada reviews position CALGARY (CP) The Cana- dian role in international hockey is to be reviewed this year by a new committee of Hockey Can- ada, committee chairman Joe Kryczka announced Friday. The recently formed three- man group "replaces a larger committee which proved un- wieldy for quick, firm action." Kryczka, also president of the Canadian Amateur Hockey As- sociation, said decisions should be made this year and possibly In time for an exhibition series with Russian and other Euro- pean teams in September. In a prepared statement, ho taid there has been "a centu- rion of voices regarding negotia- tions with the Europeans and particularly the Russians." A number of proposals have been made through Hockey Canada and the CAHA (o European officials in the past 14 mouths, all of which are well known to officers of the HHF (International Ice Hockey Fed- "These proposals bear little resemblance to the rumor and speculation which have been given much currency in the media." Kryczka said if a round-robin exhibition series is arranged for this fall, the participating coun- tries would send their best teams. READ Orr Karate Studios 61BC 3rd Ave. S. Phone 328-1241 OFFERS COURSES FOR EVERYONE! MEN WOMEN CHILDREN We offer fully qualified Instruction lo training up la Black Belt Ranking.' Or training for your own enjoyment for and prettige. CAIL USI NOWI Open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Won to Sat. threatened for the second time in as many weeks. Last Friday the Cougars earned a narrow 49-47 decision over Cardston. A Rams' fourth quarter down- fall saved the Cougars in last night's affair. Cougars picked up a slim 13- II lead after the first quarter of play and maintained a 21-21 margin after the second. The Rams came back in the second half and grabbed a 35- 33 lead after the third quarter. All of a sudden the Rams' momentum vanished and fell helplessly to the consistent Cou- gars. In the final quarter, the Rams managed a mere two points while the Cougars racked up 13. Randy Royer led the Cougars' attack with a 16-point perform- ance along with five rebounds white Dennis Hydychuk chipped in with 12 points. Bryce Thompson was the big gun for the Rams with 15 points while Mark Haslam added 13. In shooting percentages, the Cougars shot 35 per cent from the field while hitting on 45 per cent from the foul lino. Meanwhile in "B" Boy's com- petition the Catholic Central Flyers fought back from a 11-4 first quarter deficit to drop the LCI Colts 4M4 in the prelim- inary match' last night. Trailing by seven points af- ter the first eight minutes of play tlw Fivers fought back to lake a 23-22 lead into the sec- ond half. The key in the Flyers victory came in the third quarter when the out-scored the Colts 9-5. Andy Beaudin paced the Fiv- ers hooping 12 points while Pan'. Kenwood and Bob Moser chipped in with 11 and 10 points respectively. Craig Klovansky was top scorer for tile Colts with 19 big points. Annual awards banquet rousing success Big night for members of the Sugar Kings By LLOYD YAMAGISIII Herald Sports Writer The Ldhbridge Sugar Kings out on their annual awards banquet last year but Ihe Lellibridge Hockey Hounds made it up to them by staging a successful affair Friday night. Some 250 guests which in- cluded players, their parents, special guests and loyal Sugar King supporters took in the ev- ent held at the Labor Club last night. Included on Hie special gaest list were some well-known hockey names like Scotty Mun- ro of tire Calgary Centennials and the newly-formed Calgary Eroncs of the World Hockey Association; Bob Brown- ridge, a top executive of the Calgary Broncos; M o e George Western Canada scout [or the New York Rangers; Calgary C a n u c k s' general manager, Tom Walls who made a spe- cial effort to attend, and guest speaker Henry Viney, sports director for CFCN. Vincy, an ex-Lclhbridgelte did stralnt In en altercation with a more than an admiral job as guest speaker. He commended Kings' coach John night's game guy's head commented Viney. "And John didn't even use a stick as ho was he Kodiaks bounce Cougars CALGARY (Special) The visiting Lethbridge Community College Kodiaks bounced back to defeat the Mount Eoyal Col- lege Cougars 79-68 in exhibi- tion basketball action Friday night. After the first five minutes of play last night the Kodiaks found themselves' down by 12 points, but sprung back within four points after the first half concluded. They trailed 37-33 at the time. Th3 Kodiaks, who shot 36 per cent from the field used Aloi Dudas' outstanding 28 pohv performance to capture the vic- tory. Curt Wolsey chipped In with 19 point1? while Gary Williams added 38. Williams led the Kodiaks In the rebound department pick- hig off 21 rebounds while Bruce Millis grabbed 15 lost balls and Wolsey 13. The same two clubs play again tonight. FIGHT ALL SET? TORONTO (CP) George Chuvalo's manager said Friday be has "pretty well confirmed" arrangements for the Canadian Teavyweight champion to fight Muhammad All in Vancouver March 13. "All in all I think it's pretty well set said Irv Unger- man, "but always being a bit skeptical nbout these things, I can't be sure until the ink is on .he contract." WE HAVE M 1NUTE INSTALLATIONS NOW IN OUR NEW LARGER PREMISES! at 3rd Avenue and 4th Street S. Downtown Lethbridge _______MUFFLER SPECIAL_______ Most 6 cylinder and small V8 single exhausts Ford Chev Dodge Plymouth Chrysler and Mercury 1954-64 5.95 installed FREE! 1965-69 7.95 installed FREE! All Performance Mufflers Reduced 25% As uiual Unbeatable Pricti, Fines! Guarantees of Product and Workmanship FREE INSPECTIONS and ESTIMATES PLENTY OF SILVERWARE These six Lethbridge Sugar Kings were honored Friday evening at the annual awards banquet. Trophy recipients are, from the top, Ken Wil- son, Ken Dodd, George McCrea, Chris McMasters, Neil Lyseng and Werner Crawford. See story. Bulldogs upset Gaels Griffins break deadlock The Winston Churchill Grif- :ins took over first place in the Southwest Girl's Basketball Conference dumping Coaldale Kale Andrews Larks 40-30 Fri- day Prior to I nifht's contest the Griffins and Larks were deadlocked in first place with records. Siisan Frier paced the Grif- fins with a H-pomt outing while the league's current scoring leader, Pat Schandor, to eight points. Linda Wilmot was high scor- er for the Larks with 11 points. In olliar league encounters, Dainnn Davies' 15 point per- formance gave Picture Butte a 32-28 victory over V.iuxnall and I Teller SI. Mary's Auroras bla.v'.ed T.iber W. R. Myers Dawns Vikld Adamcowi'z and Jenny Sckera led EL Mary's wilh 12 points apicco. In Boy's division basektball action (lie fourth place Winston Churchill Bulldogs upset the third place Coaklnle Kate An- drews Gaels 50-12 Jail night. Cyril P.ilson hoopod 12 poinls for the Bulldogs while Allan Han-old chipped in with 11. Ed Dirk managed 18 points in n losing muse. More sport on page 14 Li, The MiJk River Comets had a tough time defeating the ceTlar- dwelling Fort Macleod Flyers 69-51 in another match. Randy Evers netted 25 big points for the Comets while Monty Theilen added 14. Len Zoetman and Warren Tblley were high scorers for the Flyers with 17 and 14 points respectively. Desi McKee unshed 20 points and helped the league- leading Stirling Lakers nip Ta- bcr Trotters 55-54. Spencer Zaugg came up with II points for the Lakers while Rohin and Bob Hansen notched 1G and 10 points for the Trot- ters. Vauxhall Vikings captured their third win of tlie season edging Picture Butte Jake Tlcmpel managed 23 points for Vaiuxhall while Glen Tanaka replied with 13 for Pic- ture Butte. In C boy's Junior varsily play, Vauxhall slipped past Picture Butte 24-23, Milk Ri- ver thumped Fort Macleod 54- 23 and Taber dropped Stirling 43-37. League acton will continue tonight in both divisions with two games slated in the boy's division and four in the girl's. In I lie boy's section Winston Churchill will host Milk River and Picture Butte travels to Fort -Maclccd. In girl's play, Vauxhall enter- tains Talier Dawns, Winslon Churchill visils Milk River, Ta- ber St. Mary's meet Kate An- drews Larks in Coaldale and Fort Macleod tangles wilh Pic- ture Biilte. LETHBRIDGE FISH GAME ASSOCIATION PREDATOR HUNT SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 20th SUNUP TO SUNDOWN A Trophy will be awarded for Ihe most poinli Courtesy of BOB'S GUN REPAIR Hoi Lunch will bo lervcd aflcr the hunt At Fish and Game Building fon MEMBERS ONLY For More Information Phone 328-4721 or 327-1304 Chapman was fined and ordered to post a good behavior bond. Master o( ceremonies Brent Seely, sports director of CJOC, was at his best last night keep- ing things running smoothly in- terspersed wilh good humor. When the time came for handing out special awards for the 1971-72 campaign, Ken Wil- son the Sugar Kings' hard-rock defenseman stole the show. Wileon, who has been a steady rookie-rearguard for Ihe Kings all season, carted home the best defenseman award along with the most gen- tlemanly player of ttra year award- Rookie of the year honors went to Chris McMasters while George McCrea nabbed the most valuable player ol tha year award. Neil Lyseng picked up the award to Ihe player who show- ed the most perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication o hockey while Warner Craw- 'ord didn't go unnoticed cap- uring the Lethbridge Hockey [lounds1 trophy. Crawford was honored for having been selected an all- star the most times during sea- son play along with having achieved a high scholastic av- erage. Meanwhile, the Kings, cur- rently in a battle for fourth ilace In the seven-team league, )lay host to Edmonton Movers this evening at the Hen- derson Ice Centre at Sun- day the locals meet Edmonton Maple Leafs at two o'clock, also at Henderson. SPORTS FANSI I BET YOU DIDN'T KNOW by GARY KIRK KIRK'S TIRE SALES LTD. Hoi any NHL team I gonfl through an entire lea- ion wilhout ploying any lie domes? lt'3 never happen- I ed lines the 1926 27 leason I Closest any team _ to lhal lince then was I Boifon which ployed only tie came in Iho leaion. I Who'i ths only history to if coach In history to be fired even though ha hod a perfect won- I loss record? The Detroit Red Wings of the National I Hockey League, oddly enough, fired their coach. Bill Gadiby, after he won the first two I in Ihe 1969-70 tea- I and he thus heeams the only coach ever bounced I while he itM! had a perfect record. Here'i on amazing fact I about Wilt Chamberlain He once played EVERY MIN- I UTE of 79 National Basket- ball Association gamei. In tho 1961-62 leason, never I coming oul for a substitute That's an all-lime record for durability. I I I bet you didn't know Unl- royal Super Winteride Snow I first are what you need to get you around tafely with driving conditions as I they are present. Sluih, I Mud, Muck, Ice, Snow arfl a breeie with Uniroyal Super I Winteride Snow Tires. Why not get a set now at Season- End Special Low Prices ot Kirk'i with 3 locations serve you belter! lo See KIRK'S for The Best Deal For Every Wheell "The Tire Experts" Your UNIROYAL Dealer KIRK'S FERNIE, B.C. Phono 423-7746 KIRK'S TIRE (TABER) LTD. 6201 50lh Avcnui Phone 223-3441 ;