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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 30, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta THE UTHBR1DGE HERALD Saturday. May 30, 1970 BORN WITHOUT ARMS-Rusiy Redfern, 6, of Atlanta, Georgia, was born with- out arms but that doesn't keep him from playing in the Pee Wee Baseball League. Rusty plays shortstop for the Falcons and is shown blocking a ball. He kicks the ball to first intead of throwing it. They Claim Tampering College Coaches Upset MONTREAL (CP) Athletic directors and football coaches at Canadian universities and colleges seldom appreciate their American counterparts coming to Canada to offer scholarships. Doug Insleay, athletic direc- tor at Montreal's Sir George WMams University, became Extremely upset when he found one of his football players, Jim Davis, at Montreal Alouettes' scholarship evaluation camp. The Eastern Football Confer- ence team runs the camp to de- termine which players are best- suited for United States college football scholarships. "It's contrary to the agree- ment with the Canadian Foot, ball said Insleay. "All the teams have agreed not to Transportation? A food leasing plan releases capital, looks after maintenance and insur- ance, eliminates unexpected bills, pro- vides dependable, late model trans- portation. Fora better leasing plan any number of cars or our Leasing Manager. 1 CHRYSLER .LEASING The sign of better leasing FRED KING LEASING LTD. ROY A. MclNTOSH Lease Manager "KING'S CORNER" 3rd Ave. at llth St. S. Phong 327-1566 tamper with players enrolled in Canadian universities." A delegation from Sir George and Loyola College of Montreal showed up at Thursday's ses- sion of the Alouettes camp to confer with coach Sam Etchev- erry and scout J. I. Albrecht. PROBLEM SETTLED "We settled it on the said Albrecht. "The boy shouldn't have been invited to the camp and we didn't have any prior knowledge of him playing fcr Sir George." Etcheverry added: "This camp is no place for a boy who has already started1 college. The American schools wouldn't offer Mm a scholarship since he would be classified as a transfer student and would have to sit out a year and lose eligibility." "We can't compete with the American schools as far as scholarships and facilities said Al Keith, hesd football coach at St. Mary's University, Halifax, who was at the scholar- ship camp. "We just offer a boy a good education, a good school." The American coaches attend- ing the camp are amazed at the happenings and are a little upset by the attitude of the Ca, nadian coaches. Clyde Walker of North Caro- lina is currently having a bitter TRAILER SEE BEE-JAY'S 'Dutch Auction7 Advertisement On PAGE 20 battle until Queen's University of Kingston, Ont, for a boy from Ottawa Rough Riders camp. He said: "They told him that if he goes to North Carolina he won't be able to come back to Canada and teach. They make us sound like some kind of hick school. 1 just, hope when I get him down to the campus next week he'll see how wrong they are." Sawclnik Improves NEW YORK (AP) Terrj Sawchuk, a 40-year-old goalie for New York Rangers of the National Hockey League, was transferred to a New York City hospital Friday in good condi tion, a spokesman at Long Beach, N.Y., Memorial Hospita said. Sawchuk had been reported in critical condition after being readmitted to the Long Beach hospital this week. He had first been admitted to the hospital April 29 for re- moval of his gall bladder. A po- lice official had quoted him as saying he suffered the ailment while "horseplaying on his lawn." REACHES FINAL LYTHAM ST. ANNE'S, Eng- land (Reuters) Hank Irvine of Rhodesia beat the No. 2 seed, Tony Bardsley of Vancouver Friday, to win a place in the final of the St. Anne's tennis tournament. TODAY LE BARONS 7th ANNUAL 4 HOT ROD and CUSTOM SHOW TODAY UNTIL MIDNIGHT EXHIBITION PAVILION ADMISSION S1.50 CARS FROM ALBERTA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, SASKATCHEWAN AND NORTHERN UNITED STATES Just Getting Into Shape Green Had No Fears About Losing His Job By STUART LAKE OTTAWA (CP) As a 10- year veteran of Boston Bruins, Ted Green said Friday he had no fears about his job when Bruins played St. Louis Blues here last September in an exhi- bition game. Nor had he taken any particu- lar notice of St. Louis' winger Wayne a newcomer trying to break into the National Hockey League after a year's absence. Rookies can last only a day or so in training camp and Green said he was more concerned about skating himself into shape for the coming 1969-70 season. Before the first period was over, however, Maki and Green engaged in a strick-duel that shocked the hockey world and almost cost the Bruin defence- man Iris life. Green, who hasn't skated since that game, underwent three head operations. Now al- most fully recovered and look- ing hopefully towards playing next season, he is charged with assault arising from his part of the Sept. 21 duel. Provincial Court Judge Mi- chael Fitzgerald reserved his decision on the charge against Green. Because of a busy court calendar, he's not expected to render a verdict until July. Testifying Friday, Green ex- plained that he had no feelings of malice towards Maki during the exhibition game here. SLIGHT MEMORY He remembered playing against Maki only "on one shift" in 1966-67 when Maki played for Chicago Black Hawks. Veterans' take it easy during the training camp and Green said he knew he had five weeks to get into shape. Rookies, he said, go all out right away "for the very good reason" they want to stay in the NHL. Around the 14-minute mark of the Sept. 21 game, the puck was shot into the Boston end. Blues coach Scotty Bowman sent Maki on the ice for the first time. "It was in my end of the ice and it was my duty to get con- trol of Green recalled in the witness box. "I raced for it with a St. Louis later found it was I got control of it first. "Wayne was fighting to take it from me. I shot the puck around to the other wing and then tried to return to my posi- tion in front of the net. "Wayne prevented me from doing so by holding my sweater. I gave him a shove with my glove, apparently in the face. Wayne fell down at the side of the net. I tried to skate around him and he. speared me in the tesUcles. I then gave him a tap with my stick on the shoulder." Green said he had not in- tended to hurt Maki. The tap was meant as a warning for Maki "to cut out that non- sense." He said he doesn't recall the blow that felled Sim. As he turned to face Maki, a game of- ficial placed a hand on his arm. TURNED AWAY "When I felt the press on my arm; I turned away from Maki: The next thing I recall I was having convulsions on the ice and woke lip in hospital with a funny haircut." He felt no ill-will towards Maki and planned no criminal or civil action against him. He had always taken bumps on the ice as part of the game. NHL players don't wear lace panties, the rugged defenceman said. Those who did, didn't last. Crown Attorney John Cassells said Green had over-reacted to the alleged spear by Maki. He had delivered "a reckless blow" with his stick that could have injured Maki. For the thousands of amateur hockey players, it was impor- tant to determine whether stick-swinging and similar con- duct on the ice could lead to criminal charges. Mr. Cassells said it hadn't been a "pleasant duty for my- self" to prosecute Green. Defence lawyer Edward Hous- ton said it would be "a shocking thing" if Green were found guilty especially after Maki was found not guilty. Had Green really wanted to clobber Maki, he had had plenty of opportunity to do so. If police made it a practice to press criminal charges for ac- tions on the ice and football field, there wouldn't bs enough room in Canadian courtrooms to hear all the cases. Mr. Houston said Green was being subjected "to cruel and unusual treatment." Minor Ball Harvey Pocza fired a two- hitter as the Angels edged the Tigers 6-4 in a Lakeside Little League contest. Allan Gepneris led the way for the winners against losing hit Race Results CALGARY (CP) Victoria ParK race results Friday: First allowance, 3-year-old maidens, 5 furlongs Tropical Treasure (Norris) 126.80 41.10 14.20, Helration (Hedge) 21.20 9.50 DQ-Major Marni (Hunt) 4.00. Time: 4-5 Kid Balou, Cumloops, More Travel, Buhble Gummer, Eagle Ride also ran DQ-finlshed first but disqualified and placed third Second claiming, 4-year-olds, 7 fur longs Haydens Belle (stadnyk) 5.40 3.90 2.80, Yor Evad (Billingsley) 7.00 4.10 Parkland Prince (Whittle) 2.90. Time: Grand Charm, Petite D'Amour Brown Monarch, Keep In Mind, Espa- lier's Son also ran. DAILY DOUBLE: 5482. Third claiming, 2-year-old maidens, 5 furlongs Dashing Fire (Turetsky) 7.70 4.40 3.30, Two Pence Tiki (Haynes) 3.90 2.90, Sir Morn (Hunt) 3.70. Time: Bhai Force, Two Buck Tim, Grlnner, Seaquillf Tiger Tracks also ran. Fourth claiming, 4-year-olds and up, miles Draw Weight (Billingstey) 9.30 5.00 3.80, Buster Kid (Parsons) 11.30 6.10 Pretty Talk (Hedge) SiSO. Time: 1-5 Blue Zip, Night Shine, Silk Butfons, Gay Circle, Judge Alone, Playfleld, Tetralass also ran. Fifth claiming, 4-year-olds and up, 7 furlongs Lisa B Good (L. Wiseman) 13.60 7.40 3.70, I Miss You (Billingsley) 5.70 3.40, Hour Magic (Parsons) 3.10. Time: 3-5 Ice Alley, Search Patch, Qui.., Point, New Omen, Delight also EXACTOR: SB4.10. Sixth claiming, 4-year-olds and up, 7 furlongs Royal Swlv (Hedge) fi.OO 3.30 2.80 Hadason (Whittle) 3.70 2.60, Lady's Trip (Billingsley) 3.30. Time: 1-5 Priddis Dandy, Countess Belinda, Born Skinny, Game Boy, Amber Day also ran. Seventh claiming. The Albertan Purse, 4-year-olds and up, 7 furlongs Giriboo Red (Billingsley) '3.90 3.40, Parkes (Rasmussen) 4.40, Tuffy's Image (Combs) 8.50. Time: 4-5 Scuba Do, Merry Muffer, Jasper Park, Super Quill, Roundy's Kid also ran. Eighth claiming, 4-year-olds and up, 7 furlongs Grin Tin Tin (Coombs) 11.40 6M 6.00, Homecoming Day (Pachecd) 10.40 Prezami (Barroby) Time: 1-5 Squib, Tinda Rullah, Lord Post, Hungryhawk, Gay Rhonda also ran. QUINELLA: Arclieiy Classes Begin Tuesday Archery, as an outdoor or in- door sport, is becoming increas- ingly popular in the County oJ Lethbridge. Commencing next Tuesday al seven o'clock on the Doroihj Dalglfesh school grounds in Pic- ture Butte archery classes wit be held. It is hoped enough in- terest will be shown so as to hold an archery class every Tuesday throughout the sum- mer. There is a standing invitation for anyone interested. Those with equipment are asked to bring it along. There will be three groups set up. pThe cadets will be from the ages of 10-13 years while the juniors will be from 14-17. Sen- iors will be for anyone 18 and over. For information contact Bill Vogt at 732-4571 or 732-4543. In- terested parties may also call the North County recreation of- fice at 732-4774. WRESTLING EXHIBITION AUDITORIUM MONDAY JUNE 1-8.30 p.m. ABDULLAH THE BUTCHER vs MIGHTY URSUS INTERNATIONAL TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP BOUT BOBBY and JERRY CHRISTY vs BENCE and MARCONI CARLOS BELAFONTE vl 'THUNDERBOLT' CANNON SWEETAN and HAYES vs KROFFAT and LUECK ADMISSION S2 SI.50 Bex Office opens 7 p.m. Walch STAMPEDE WRESTLING Sat. aflernoon night on CJLH-TV Channel 7. pitcher Larry Lennox as he a double. Neil Povey and Ross Mitchel each hit a home run as the Blue Jays defeated the Expos 15-9 in a Lakeside Minor League game. Darren Pepper was the win ning pitcher as he struck qu six batters and gave up no hits in relief. In another Lakeside Minor League game, the Rockets took a 17-11 win from the Larks as Darren Visosky took the pitch- ing win. Ron Schwartz and Dave Boul- ton had three hits apiece for the winners against losing pitch- er Darren Mills while Kevin Galloway added two singles. Ricky Hamilton rapped two home runs and a double as the Beavers edged the Bears 12-10 in a Norcrest Minor League ait. Pat Firth added a home run, double and single to back up the pitching of Larry Camp- bell. The Wolves dumped the Pu mas 22-13 in another Norcres. Minor League game as Wesley Findlay took the pitching win with the loss going to Mike Park. Ron Bryan, had a home run and single for the winners while Cameron Bland added three singles. Reno Cattapan had a home run and single in a losing cause. Second Operation MONTREAL (CP) Hockey centre Michel Briere, who suf- fered a fractured skull in a May 15 car accident, was hi satisfac- tory condition Friday after un- dergoing a second operation to remove a blood clot putting pressure on his brain. A hospital spokesman said earlier this week that the rookie centre with Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League might regain consciousness this weekend. He has been unconscious since the accident near Malartic, Que., in which he suffered a fractured skull. He underwent surgery May 16 for removal of a blood clot. "But there recently appeared a swelling on the left side of his head near the the hos- pital spokesman said, "and he had to have another operation last night to remove a blood clot that was putting pressure on his brain." The spokesman said it cannot be determined when the young hockey player may regain con- sciousness "but it looks like it may be some time." Milk River Posts Wjin Milk River picked up a South- ern Alberta Midget Baseball League victory Friday night. Milk Eiver blasted Warner 18 7 as Jim Chapman was the winning pitcher and Mike Doenz the loser. Chapman was twirling a no- hitter for Milk River until the sixth inning when Warner ex- ploded for all seven of their runs. Rodney Haraga lead the win- ners at the plate with a pair of singles while Wayne Thielen added a double. Warner will be in action again Sunday when they travel to Pincher Creek for a twin-bill. Camieii Basilio May Figlit Again N.Y. (AP) Former middleweight champion Carmen Basilio, 43, told The As- sociated Press Friday that he will return to the ring "if the right offer is made." Basilio said he would like to matched against current niddleweight titlcholder Nino Benvenuti of. Italy, ANDY CAPP HUCU ICHWWNOTICM a ELRECH TIRE SPORT SCORES NATIONAL LEAGUE E.sl W Chicago.......23 New York St. Louis Pittsburgh Philadelphia Montreal 21 Pet. J .5fil I .489 AMERICAN LEAGUE East W 33 26. 1? IS West 34 .42! .364 .708 .591 .565 .479 .447 .420 Cincinnati Atlanta 26 ia Los Angeles 5fi 10 San Francisco 23 25 Houston.......21 26 San Diego..... 21 29 TODAY'S GAMES Philadelphia Bunning 1-6 at Atlanta Stone 5-1 San Francisco McC o r m i c k 2-2 at Pittsburgh Blass 2-6 Houston DJerker 8-4 at New York Ryan 3-3 Montreal Stoneman 2-7 at Cincinnati McGlothlin 6-3 San Diego Dobson 3-5 and Ktrby 5-6 at Chicago Decker 1-4 and Holtzman 6-3 (2) Los Angeles Osteen 6-4 at St. Louis -uznian 1-0 N FRIDAY'S RESULTS San Francisco 020 000 100- 3 9 0 Pittsburgh 030 003 i 13 3 Roberison John and Disfz; Veale Giusti (9) and Sanguillen. Montreal 280 010 452 Cincinnati 001 001 8 0 Wegener, Strohmeyer Raymond (3-3) (6) and Bateman; Nolan, Bor- bon Carroll (M) (8) and Bench. HRs: Ml Jones Tolan Houston .000 MO 9 0 New York 000 000 000- 0 3 1 Griffin, Blillngham (2-0) (5) and Ed- wards; Seaver (7-4) McGraw (9) and HR: Wynn Los Angeles 310 012 8 12 1 St. Louis 041 001 000- t J 0 Foster, Pena (2-0) Norman Brewer (7) end Haller; Brlles, Culver MeCool (0-1) Linzy Taylor (8) and Torre. Philadelphia 000 Oto 000-2 8 0 Atlanta ooo not 5 8 o Short (3-5) Wilson (7) and Bates; Jarvis (5-3) and Tillman. HR: All- "irty LEAGUE LEADERS AB Carty, All...... 159 Grabarkewlfz, LA 130 Perer Cine..... 181 Money Pha..... 11B Dietz SF 143 Henderson SF 186 Hague SL......Ill Menke Hous 177 iaston 3D..... 137 Clemente Pgh 153 Home Runs: Cine, 17; H. Aaron, At, 16; R. Allen, SL, 16; Col- bert, SD, 16. Runs Batfed In: Perez, 49; H. Aaron, 45. Pilching: Nash, All, 4-1, .857; Simp- son. Cine, 7-1, .857; G. Stone, Ail, 5-1, .333. BASEBALL RESULTS International League Syracuse 4 Rochester 1 Tidewater 13 Louisville S Columbus 7 Richmond 4 Buffalo e Toledo 3 Pacific Coast Leagut Hawaii 5 Salr Lake City 3 Eugene 8 Tacoma 3 at Spokane ppd. Tucson 6 Phoenix 2 R H Pcy. 40 63 .42B 23 49 .377 40 68 .376 19 4! .356 25 51 .345 43 64 .344 12 38 .342 27 60 .339 30 63 .337 53 .33S Baltimore New York Detroit Washington Boston Cleveland Minnesota California Oakland Kansas City Chicago Milwaukee 15 West L 13 21 21 23 24 56 13 17 22 26 28 3d Pet CBL .717 .553 714 .500 10 .477 11 .442 12'A .366 liVl 2Vi 7 .409 12 .378 1314 .302 li'.i TODAY'S GAMES Kansas City Butler 2-2 Bt Washing- ton Bosman 4-4 New York Bahnsen 3-4 at Minnesota rSfrolt Cain 3-2 at Milwaukee Krausse 3-8 N Phoebus 3-3 at California Murphy 5-4 N Chicago Johnson W at Boston Nagy 0-0 Cleveland Miller 1-2 at Oakland Fin- gers 2-3 FIRDAY'S RESULTS Chicago oil 100 3 12 1 Boston 000 000 6 0 John, Wood (2-5) Murphy (9) .and Josephson, Herrmann Sie- bert, Lonborg (4-1) (8) and Satriano, Povletich HR: New Y7rk 101 110 4111 Minnesota 000 111 7 Kekich (1-1) McDaniel (6) and Mun- son) Perry (6-4) Perranoski Wood- son (9) and Mitterwald, Ralliff HRs: Minn-Renick 2 Detroit .001 001 5 11 Milwaukee 000 110 411 Loiich (6-S) Sounders (a) and Free- han; Lockwood (0-2) O'Donoghue Locker Baldwin (8) and Roof. HRs: Northrup Kansas City 000 000 010 4101 Washington 100 000 010 003- 4 5 I Rooker, Burgreler Drabowksy Filzmorris (9) Wright Bun- ker (0-6) Johnson (12) and Kirk. Patrick; Coleman, Pina Grzenda Humphreys ShellenbacK (2-1) (12) and casaova, French HRs: KC: Kirkpatrick Keough-- Cleveland Oakland 001 144 009 100 1 1 McDowell (7-3) and Fosse; Odom (4-4) Lachemann (9) and Fernandez. HR: Oak-Rudi Baltimore 000 001 1 I 1 California Old 100 ooo- a Cueller (5-3) and Hendrlcks; Messer- smith (5-4) end Egan. HR: ell LEAGUE LEADERS AB 122 Carew Minn Robingon Bal Johnson cal 179 25 Alou Oak.......176 29 White NY.......174 39 Oliva Minn..... 172 39 Pinson Cle..... 124 15 Kallne Det...... 145 22 Spencer Cal.....136 14 Killebrew Minn 146 29 Home Runs: Powell, Bait 14; How- ard, wash. 13. Runs Batted In: Powell, 39; Minn, 3B. Pitching: Tlant, Minn, 6-0, 1.000) Kaat, Minn, 5-1 .633; R. Hall, Ball, 5-1, .833. 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