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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 10, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta 12 TH8 ItTHBRIDG! HMALO JO, 1972 _ SULLY SAYS 1 -By Pat Sullivanm Ell rPHE THIRD ANNUAL Southern Alberta Summer Games a r e set for Bow Island August 2 5 and already the excitement pot is boiling. Del Cleland, the regional director of recreation for Bow Island and on who's shoulders the show will rest, indicates the people of Bow Island are champing at the bit to gel tilings started. From the enthusiasm a recent letter from Cleland, his biggest problem may be in keeping the people in line until Games time. For those you not familiar with the they started two years ago in Pincher Creek. A brain- child of Max Gibb and the Alberta Department of Youth, the Games, to date, have catered to over southern Alberta athletes. The Games are for those people who otherwise would not get a chance to compete on a large scale. No provincial or dominion champions are allowed to take part in the Games. They are opened strictly for the amateur in the line sense of the word. In its initial year the Games were made up of eight sports. There was track and field, swimming, diving, equestrian, small bore, trapshooting, horse- shoes and slow pitch. Last year, with Claresholm as the hosts, archery and tennis were added and found instant popularity. Bow Island, in this their Diamond Jubilee Year, have added special golf. There is no limit on age or number of competi- tors. The Games are the end result of competition on a regional level with eliminations deciding who takes part in the Games. A total of 10 regions will be represented at the Games this year. Heading the list will be the Muni- cipal District of Taber, the actual host region, the districts of Cardston, Willow Creek and Pincher Creek, Crowsnest Pass, Blood and Peigan Reserves, the counties of Lethbridge, Warner and Forty-Mile and the City of Lethbridge. Local residents of Bow Island are making a solid effort to entertain southern Albertans in a bigger and better way than ever. All facilities are being expanded and improved upon in preparation for the upcoming events. It is expected a number of federal, provincial and municipal government dignitaries will be on hand. A special invitation has gone out to several sports and recreation celebrities. The Town of Bow Island is going all out in an effort to put on the biggest show of all. They have their work cut out for them. I'm looking forward to the Games and I'm just one of Some others who are also looking forward to the event. Brooks honors to Walker By GABRY ALLISON Herald Staff Writer Fred Walker was the big news at the Brooks rodeo Fri- day as he spurred out a 76- point ride atop the 1970 world champion saddle bronc, Rodeo News. Walker's fine ride was more than enough to give him tha saddle bronc honors, finishing well ahead of second place fin- isher, Mel Hyland who earned 68 points. Doug Void had 67 in third spot. Tom Bews took fourth place with a 64. Marvin Joyce, who finished fifth in the saddle bronc com- petition and second in the steer wrestling was named the show's all around champion. A man from Kremlin (not the Kremlin in Moscow but Krem- lin, Con Johnson, took the steer wrestling with a time of 5.2 seconds, four tenths of a second faster than Joyce. Roper, Lome Wells, switched events and finished third in tha doggin' with a time of 6.3. Arnold Haraga got back on the winning track as he cap- tured the calf roping honors with a time of 10.5 seconds. 11.9 seconds was the second place time turned in by Barrel Ilinkey. Lethbridge's Butch Maclean was next in line with 13.1 seconds. Allan Thorpe garnered 6' points in the bareback broni riding and took top honors ii that event. Jensen ani Doug Flannigan tied for secom spot when they both came up with C4-point rides. The bull riding was tight anc saw Vern Elliot of Maple Creel come out on top with a score o 67. Veteran Leo Brown was on point back of the winner ant Lyle Louden picked up a mar of 65. Ernie Dorin and his mates Greg Kesler and Clark Schlos ser, took the wild horse rac while Frances Church was top in the ladies barrel race. BEHIND THE CHUTES The Brooks Kinsmen team wo the wild cow milking Ther were 161 entrants at the ont day show There was ove up and the competitio extremely keen Bill Ho handled the announcing chore The Kesler bucking stoc are starting to recover from the long winter and are mor lively than ever, if that's poi sible bull fighter Micke Bagnell has been steadily im proving as well, and is now ce tainly one of die better men 1 his trade that we've see around here next Souther Circuit rodeo is at Raymond o July 1. HOLIDAYS IN JUNE RENT a TRUCK AND CAMPER at Crazy JUNE PRICES or per week at 6c or 7c per mile DUNLOP FORD SALES LTD. 16th Avenua and M.M. Drive S., Lcthbridge Box 1234 Phone 328-8861 MEMBER OF FORD PENTA'CAR SYSTEM position still undecided Donohue establishes himself as the one to beat M OS POUT, Out. (CP) ark Donohue sent his turbo- arged Porsche Audi through report's circuit in e minute, seconds Friday n d immediately established is car as the one to beat hero Sunday in Hie first of nine Can- ada-American Challenge Cup races. Donohuc's Porsche, generat- ing close to horsepower, was clocked for the lap at 119.307 miles an hour. The cars expected to give lu'm the most McLaren's Peter Revson and Denis Hulme and Jackie Oliver's UOP Shadow- were almost a full second off the pace setter. But all four were to get an- lamieson takes lead Ace hard to believe PHILADELPHIA (AP) Jim amieson couldn't believe the le thing. The 29-year-old Jamieson was ne-strokc behind leader Bob urphy Friday in the hiladelplua Golf Classic as he rasped his wedge for a tec shot n his 125-yard final hole. "My caddy told me to hit it a .tie harder than I did in the rst round when the ball landed a front Jamieson elated. "The ball hit about 20 feet 'om the pin, took one big hop nd spun left about two feet into le cup a hole in one. ll couldn't believe it. I went ut of my mind like the crowd. and almost pulled my arm ut of joint." Jamieson posted a threc-un- er-par 69 with two birdies, the agle and one bogey Friday for two-round total of 136. Bob Murphy was second at 37. Murphy also shot a 69 Fri- ay. RODRIGUEZ THIRD Chi Chi Rodriguez, the fun- oving Puerto Rican, has rounds f 71-68 to hold third place at 39; Jerry Heard 69-71, Lou Graham 70-70, and Gary Brewer 7-73, who held the first-round ead with Jamieson, were rouped at four-under-par 140. )ave Hill, who won this event m 1969, was dead-locked at 141 nth Don Iverson, DeWitt Veaver, J. C. Snead and Gibby Gilbert. U.S. Open champion Lee .'revtao shot a 70 for a 144, and hen withdrew because of a los- ing battle with the flu. Three Toronto men were far iack in the field and failed to make the halfway cut of 149. 3en Kern had a 77 and 152, Bowerman a 78 and 153 and George Knudson 76 and 156. "I'm said Trevino, who leaded home for El Paso, Tex., to rest for next week's defence of his U.S. Open title. He said might not get to Pebble Beach, Calif., until Wednesday, .caving him little, if any, time ;o prepare for golf's most cov- eted title. Former U.S. Open champion Gary Player shot a two-umler- par 72 in the second round and was grouped with four others at 142, six strokes off the pace. Defending champion Tom Weis- kopf carded a 74 and just made the cut at 149. Eagleson eekiiig guarantee MONTREAL (CP) Alan iagleson, a Toronto lawyer, said today he will seek guaran- tees from National Hockey League clubs that several lop choices in Thursday's amateur draft be given the opportunity to play in the NHL this season. Eagleson was referring to the fact that two of Montreal Cana- diens' first-round picks, left winger Steve Shull from the On- tario Hockey Association To- ronto Marlboros and linemate Dave Gardner, could wind up with Nova Scotia Voyageurs of the American Hockey League, the top farm club of the Cana- diens. Eagleson said that the first three picks in the draft, Billy Harris from the Marlboros, Jacques Richard from Quebec Remparts and Don Lever from Niagara Falls Flyers, were as- sured major league positions he- cause they were drafted by tal- ent-hungry NHL learns. Harris, Richard and Lever were chosen by New York Is- landers, Atlanta Flames and Vancouver Canucks. "Jim Schoemfeld will play in the NHL this season because he was picked by Buffalo Sabres and so ,vill Billy Barber with Eagleson said. "But George Ferguson who was picked from the Marlboros by Toronto in the first round could end up in Tulsa." Will SEE ACTION Wcyne Commodore, left and Marty MaxwelJ will see action Sunday afternoon as ihe LelhbrEdge Lakers host Eston Ramblers at Henderson Park at two o'clock. Lakers ready V for Ramblers Lethbridge Lakers will at- :empt to shake their recent lailspin iji the Alberta Major Baseball League. They will have one opportunity this week- end. Sunday afternoon at two o'clock the Lakers play host to Eston Ramblers of the North- :hern Saskatchewan Baseball League in an inter-locking en- counter. The Alberta teams play a shortened inter-locking schedule with the members of the Saskatchewan loop. Lakers got out of the starting gate, in this their initial year, like gangbusters. They romped to six straight wins before tast- ing defeat. At present they have had three helpings of defeat all coming since last Sunday when cision to Edmonton Tigers Tuesday evening they wer dumped 7-1 by Calgary Giant and then lost a 7-0 v e r d t c to Calgary Jimmies Wednesday Manager Doug Frier an coach John Vaselenak were les. than happy with the club afte their three straight losses. Th club has gone through rigorou workouts the past three day and according to Frier will b up for the Sunday game. Meanwhile, the Lakers wi tune-up, in a fun-filled way, fo Sunday's game with an exhib lion encounter tonight with th Queen and her Maids a talente fasti kill foursome from Calif or nia. The Lakers meet the Quee and her Maids tonight at Hen they booted away a 14-4 de-1 derson at eight o'clock. New system for CIAU hockey QUEBEC (CP) A new set- up for the Canadian Intercolle- giate Athletic Union national hockey playoffs will go into ef- fect nest season. University athletic directors from across the country voted to accept the new format at the annual meeting of the CIAU which concluded here Friday. Under the new set-up, there will be a sudden-death champi- onship game played in Toronto March 17. Under the new system, the winners in the two Western con- Great Plains Ath- letic Conference and the Canada West meet in a best two-of-thiree quarter-final series. The winner of that series SHEET AND TRAP SHOOT WEEKDAY EVENINGS SUNDAY 10 A.M. TO 5 P.M. LETHBRIDGE FISH GAME RANGE WRESTLING EXHIBITION AUDITORIUM MONDAY, JUNE 12- 8.30 p.m. N.A. TITLE BOUT: KAMATA vs PORTZ US THORNTON vs BEAUTIFUL BRUTUS HAYES and TOMASSO vi BUTCHER and PftlNGlE SUPER HAWK Vf SITO ROGERS VILLA S1.50 Wakh STAMPEDE WRESTLING on CJOC-TV her crack at the track in ay's second round of qualifying uns and a shot at the favored ole position for the start of the )0-mile event. Team McLaren cars have ominated the series which egan in 196S, winning 36 of 43 aces and slaving off any chal- nges such as Jackie Stewart rovided a year ago. Stewart switched to the Me- aren team this year but an 'ling stomach has sidelined im and Peter Revson, last ear's series winner, returned partner Hulme who won here year ago. AT STAKE At stake in Sunday's event is in prize money with the inner taking Other sites on the Can-Am chedule for the Group 7 ears re Gainesville, Ga., July 9; Vatkins Glen, N.Y., July 23; xjxington, Ohio, Aug. 6; Elk- art Lake, Wis., Aug. 27; Brai- erd, Minn., Sept. 17; Edmon- on, Oct. 1; Monterey, Calif., ct. 15 and liiverside, Calif let. 29. Donohue and his 12-cylinder lerman car knocked almost ivo seconds off Mosport's lap lark two weeks ago during a est run wilh speeds of more han 120 hilling 195 on he hack straight. Thirty-four drivers were ex- ected to line up on the starling Tind for Sunday's race and rtu'le most, including four Cana- lians, hope to improve on their peeds over Friday's run they vill likely head in behind the op Revson, Hulme and Oliver. Revson's time Friday was :I5.0, 3-100ths of a second aster than the previous best qualifying lap here. Hulme's iest lap was with Oliver across in Roger Penske, head of the 'orscne team, said Friday nigh le feels Donohue can drop his ime to the effort the Media, Pa., driver, turned in two weeks ago. "But we'd be foolish to run any faster than we have Penske said in way of explain ing why the Porsche didn't gc all-out in the qualifying run 'We were interesled today in what the other fellows did. "We wanted to get our chassi set properly so we could run al day in qualifying with the sam iires. Revson blistered a tir and there is some concern ahou them lasting the race at thes speeds." Among the four Canadians ii the qualifying runs Friday, Ca gary's Roger McCaig in a Me Laren M6FP-Chev turned in sixth best of the day John Cordts of Hunlsville, Ont clocked a in his Lo! P163-Chev, lOIh best. will then play the winner of Ih Ontario Universities Athlet Association in a best two-o tliree series for the right to ai vance to the final. The serii will be played in Ontario. The other semi-final set wi pit the Atlantic Tntercollegia Athletic Association champi against the winner of tl Quebec University Athletic As- socialion in a best two-of-three series to be played in the Man- times. The CfAU basketball finals will be held at Waterloo, Ont., March 10 and 11 with four teams entered. The winners of the two west- em "Conferences will play off to determine a representative in the championships. All five conferences will be represented in the soccer cham- pionships to he held at Toronto's York University, Nov. 10-12, as well as at the gymnastics cham- pionships to be held at the Uni- versity of Manitoba in the first week of March. These are both new national championships. The CIAU swimming champi- onships and the gymnastics championships will be held the first week of March. Both will be staged in conjunction with those of the Canadian Women's Intercollegiate Athletic Associa- tion in those sports. Other championship dates de- cided were: Volleyball, Feb. 23- 24; wrestling Feb. 23-24; and cross-country running Nov. II. The CIAU also plans to send track and field, volleyball, swimming and diving, water polo and basketball teams to compete in the FfSU games in Moscow in August, 1978. Argonauts cut Profit TORONTO (CP) Tight e Mel Profit announced Friday has been cut loose after seve years with Toronto Argonauts o the Canadian Football League. The 30-year-old New York na tive told a news conference h had been notified by the lean that he had become expendab1 because the team will not hi able to make room for a Ugh end on its 15-man import roste DUNLOP FORD APPOINTMENT! NDY CAPP DON'T e-iMMg THAT -1 BET NOUVESESN i IN THE AFTERNOON THE TWIT'S JUST WHERE VFR rJRONG.CLEVER.'AN1 'ERE'S THE BILLIARD CHALK T Bowling scores SENIOR CITIZENS Bill Jensen 301 Cyril Mlron 31; Chapman 338 Hen- Brown 27! (6791; Walter Baker 37; Ben Evanson 237; Hilda Blanchl 1; Agnes Van 241; Mary Ward 34; Rose Nunweifer 126; Ruby Oseen n Frances Bambrlck 213, MONDAY NIGHT Jim Kalu 2iS Tino Iuvale Gary Knox 194; Murray Brad- ord 233; Bob Holmes 276; Bill GOT- ilia Mary Onofrychuk 219; Ber- Ice Hay 225; Judy Lagasse 213; Vera 210; Dor JVHyashiro 205; Ned- a Williams 709, Ben Sdcedo 260. TUESDAY AFTERNOON Jon Hegl ?70 Linda Hovey 78 Ariens Read 261; Carol ecker 244 Joyce Marsden 292 Mary Noss 2BS Isabel 3rslen 259 Mel FInnerJy 269; Rose NunweKer 233; Frances. Bam- brick 231. Jr. SP, DOUBLES Ima Oterg 303 Darlcne Terry 2W; Nadine Kovacs 256; Spllrer 271; Srneed 30.5; Jean Chrlslle 253; Kfrn Kovacs 264? John Wildman 287; Ddrrell Lagler 297; Sldl Pollock 304; Ken King 332; Abe Enns 260. TUESDAY NIGHT Eileen Bar Ton 372 Karlyn Spltzer 240; Peggy Klrby 2M; May Hlefcerl 240 Maxine Rlcfiards 342; Connie Star! 237; Ann Clsar 237 Marlene Bosch 253 Helen Weers 2aO (661J; Chris Schull 237 DUCAN CANVAS Randy McPhee 226; Jerry GraystocX ail; Paf Gibbons 278; Joe Gaiarck 253; Marg Gazarefc Bill PasloW 238; Phyllis Pastoor 295; Leroy Coo lr.c 224; Judy Conine 217. ELRICH TIRE SPORT SCORES ALBERTA MAJOR W Jimmies 6 L Pel CBL 1 m Car. Glanls 5 3 .51 Edm. Tigers 4 3 .571 Red Deer 1 6 -1J2 5'A Edm. Blue Willow 1 7 .115 6 NATIONAL LEAGUE EAST W L Pet. GBL New York....... 32 16 .W7 PiMiburgh 31 16 ,6W Vj Chicago 25 20 .560 SI. Li Montreal 'hllatfelphla 17 37 .315 5) at Philadelphia 136] ar Mon- .429 lltfi 20 27 .42i 19 2? ,394 13 WEST Cincinnall 30 19 .612 Los Angeles 10 10 .600 V, Houston 2S 21 .571 2 AHanla 22 25 .Jia 7 San Diego....... Ii 33 .327 H San Francisco TODAY'S GAMES Atlanta Keltey (-J-5 Fryman (2-5) N CincinallE Blllinghai rreal RenV.o (1-3) Houston Wilson [4-4] at New York Koosman (2-3) St. Louis Santwlnl (3.6) San Dl ego Caldwell (M) N Pllfsburgh Walker IM) fil An geles Osteen (4-3) N Ctilcago Hands 14-2} it San Fran Cisco Stone (3-5) FRIDAY'S RESULTS NATIONAL LEAGUE Atlanta 102 i Philadelphia oca 4 12 Nash G. Stone [-4] (7) and Wil- liams; Reviottfs, Lersch (7) Short (1-1) [8> Hoerner and McCarver. HRs: (21; Chicago at San Francisco ppd., rai Cincinnati 303 000 t 7 Montreal ..200 001 3 6 Simpson (3-1) Borbon (61 and Bench; Morton (2-7) Lemasler (3) Walker (5) Gilbert (7) and Humphrey, HR: Clnn- Rose Bench Houston .....M 300 4 1 C New York MO 100 5 1 Forseh (3-2) Culver (1} Gladding and L. Howard; Mallacfc (M) McGraw and Grole. HR: Howard Pittsburgh 500 000 000-5 1 0 Lcs Angeles 000 001 1 3 4 Blass and SanqulHon: Sull-T Wilhelm (8) and Sims, HRr LA' Robinson Sf, Louis 000 020 8 I San DIegs 000 TOO 5 0 Gibson and Simmons; Grfe (3-9) and Kendall. HRs; i, Torre AMERICAN LEAGUB W Boston L 25 20 13 72 21 22 J9 23 19 27 New York Milwaukee Oakland 32 13 Chicago Minnesota California Kansas CHy xas 27 I 25 18 22 26 20 26 20 28 Pet. .555 -ill MB .45? .413 -3BI Jll .600 .531 .453 ,417 11 'A 12% 13'A TODAY'S GAMES Callfornfa Wright [5-2) el Boston Curlis Minnesota Woorfson M-3) al Cleve- land Wilcox {5-4} New York Peterscxi (3-8) at Kansas Clly Murphy t2-l> N Baltimore McNally (5-5) at Texas Gogolewjkl (3-5] N oakrand Hamilton at Detroil Lolich (9-3) IIwaukeB [2-5) at Chi- cago Bradley (6-7J FRIDAY'S RESULTS California Oil 000 3QO- I 3 Boston 02T 02; i S 1 Clark Fisher