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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 24, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta Canadiens make it look easy against Hawks When are the Boston Bruins going to win? By THE CANADIAN PRESS Montreal Canadiens whipped Chicago Black Hawks 10-2 Thursday night in a National Hockey League exhibition game at Halifax, the first meeting of the two teams since last spring's Stanley Cup final. Canadiens won the cup In a close series thai required the maximum seven games. But it was a walkaway Thursday 25 the Canadiens scored five goaL in the first 13 minutes of play and led C-l after the first pe- riod. fn other pre-season games, Detroit Red Wings handed Bos- A TWO-HEADED, THREE-HANDED QUARTERBACK? No ifj just Toronto Argonaut quarterbacks Joe Theismann (in helmet) and Greg Barton clowning at a workout in Toronto Thursday. Barton will miss Saturday's game against the Calgary Stampedcrs as he has a cast on his passing hand to protect a broken finger. Revson leadifig driver Stewart faces McLarens Hy KEN POLE EDMONTON (CP) New Yorker Peter Revson has the 3971 Can-Am road-racing series wrapped up for the bright or- ange cars lie races with New Zealander Denis Hulme, hut Team McLaren can lie beaten. Revson and the first two places in Can-Am standings after seven of the 10 races in the series. They were at Inter- national Speedway today pre- paring for the eighth race in the series Sunday. With them is world champion Jackie Stewart of Scotland who has managed to beat them twice this duclling Hulme in Ihe second race, at Le Circuit near St. Jov- ite, Que., and outlasting Revson in Hie fifth race at Mid-Ohio near Lexington, Ohio. Revson, with four wins in seven races, has 111 poinls, 31 more than Hulme who has won every Can-Am race hero since the first in 1968. Hulme, then, is the only driver capable of catching his team-male. Jo Siffert of Switzerland, driv- ing a sharklike Porsche 917-10, is third with 80 points; Stewart is fourth in his Lola T260 with 46 and Lothar Molschenbacher of Newport Beach, Calif., is fifth in his McLaren MOD with 42. There are no Canadians with points. ALL FIVE ENTERED All five, with at least another 15 top-notch drivers, are entered in the race which begins at 2 p.m. MST laps of the flat, twisting road Snider shoot set for Sunday The second annual Bill Slider Memorial trophy shoot is set for this Sunday at the Leth- bridge Trap Club. Action gets under way at nine in the morning. Lunch will be available and all trapshoolers and visitors are invited to take part in the one-day event. The Lethbridge Trap Club fs located one mile north and one mile west of the Lethbridge Airport. INSTALL iSTOCRAT WINDOW UNITS IN YOUR HOME These are Made Locally to Suit Your Size and Style! Free Estimates! LETHBRIDGE an Cor. 5th Avo. nncl 4tli Si. S. Phont 327-1581 course rated as one of the best in North America. The 202.16- mile race should take about one hour 45 minutes. The favorite engine continues to be an aluminum-block Chev- rolet V8 of 494 cubic inches dis- placement and more than 700 horsepower. Top speeds at the end of the main straight should be between MS and 205 miles an hour. As well as a wide assortment of McLarens, there are'a couple of Lola T222s built for custom- the prototype T260 driven by Stewart. Most are running Chevy engines. Adding their own special sound to the race are a couple of privately-entered Ferrari 512s whose exhaust noise can be described only as a shriek. Lola designer Eric Broadley, fed up with the way the Team McLaren cars allowed Revson and Hulme to keep accelerating through comers where Stewart was forced to slow, flew to Ed- monton from England this week to do some body modifications to the Lola. He hopes they will stabilize the front end and give more traction at the rear. ton Bruins their fourth straight exhibition defeat, 6-3, at Lon- don, Ont. and St. Louis Blues downed California Golden Seals 4-1 at Sudbury.Ont. Line-mates Frank Mahovlich Knudson well off the pace ROBINSON, HI. (AP) George Knudson of Toronto, last year's winner of the Robinson Open golf tournament will have to improve his game tremen- dously in this year's version of the event if he is U> make today's cut for the final two rounds. Knudson had a 77 after the first round Thursday, while rookie Dwight Nevil and George Archer matched early 67s and then sat back and watched them stand up for the first-round lead. Their four-under-par efforts put them one stroke ahead of a quartet tied at Har- ris, Larry Hinson, Mac Me- Lendon and Jim Ferriell. All of the leaders were early starters as a dusty afternoon wind sent late scores soaring. TREVINO SCORE HIGH Lee Trevino, the pre-lourney favorite and a late starter, man- aged only a 72, one-over-par on the Crawford County Club course. "I just wasn't thinking very said Trevino, winner of the American, Canadian and British Opens earlier this year. There was a large group at 9, two under par and two off the pace. Among them were Bert Greene, Jim Colbert and Mike Hill, all morning starters. Ken Fulton of Montreal came home in 70, Homenuik of Winnipeg, had 72, and Ben Kern of Toronto 73. J. C. Snead and Mason Ru- dolph, with Trevino the only members of the American Ryder Cup team that beat Great Britain last week who are competing here, each had a 73. Nevil, a one-time Dallas fire- man and now a San Antonio res- ident, hasn't come close to win- ning a major tournament in this, his first year on the pro .our. His best finish was fourth in last week's Quad Cities Open, a satellite event. and Guy Laflcur paced Mont- real. Left winger Mahovlich counted three goals while Laf- leur, the Canadiens' highly- touted rookie centre, had two goals and a pair of assists. Claude Larose, Phil Roberto, Guy Lapointe. Peter Mahovlich and Jacques Lcmaire were the other Montreal scorers. Rookie defenceman Darryl Maggs ?nd Jim Pappin were the only Hawks to beat Mont- real goaltendcr Rogatien Va- chon, who handled 27 shots. Montreal fired 38 shots at Hawk nelminders Tony Esposito and Gilles Meloche, who took over after the first period. HAS GROIN INJURY Canadiens' captain Henri Richard left the game with a groin injury in the first period. It was the third consecutive victory for the Canadiens', who defeated Boston in their two other pre-season starts. Bill Collins scored a pair of goals to lead Detroit to its third straight win. Other Detroit scor- ers were Mickey Redmond, Al Earlander, Ron Harris and Red Berenson. Wayne Cashman, Ivan Boldi- rev Johnny Bucyk tallied for the Bruins. Boston played without injured veterans Ted Green, Derek Sanderson and Ken Hodge. The Bruin goals were the first scored against Detroit in its three games. Wings, last sea- son's last-place finishers in the NHL East Division, shut out S't. Louis in their first two matches. At Sudbury, St. Louis won its first gjme despite taking 14 of 19 handed out. Blues scorers were Brit Solby, Frank St. Marseille, Gary Unger and Wayne Connelly while Gary Croteau tallied for the Seals, winless in five games. Seals' defenceman Carol Vad- nais was ejected in the third period for becoming the third player involved in a fight. The original combatants. Barclay Plager of the Blues and Seals' Walt McKechnie, were wres- tling at the blueline when Vad- nais grabbed McKechnie from behind. Detroit and Montreal have the best exhibition records of Eas Division teams while Philadel phia Flyers and Pittsburgh Pen- guins, both with three wins anc a tie in four starts, are the best in the West. In other NHL developments Buffalo Sabres announced thai veteran centre Phil Goyette wit be out of action for an indefinite period with a broken knuckle in the lilllo finger of his right hand. Friday, September 24, 1971 THE IETHBRIDGE HERAID It OFF TO HOLLAND Jack DeHeer, left and Ron 'Krikke, left today for Holland where they will play hockey this winter for the Dutch Nationals in world hockey competition. The two young hopefuls left by plane Ihis morning for Amsterdam. Krikke leave., bound for Amsterdam Short sport JONES WILL RACE MLLLAHVILLE, Alta. (CP) Delending champion John Jones of Toronto will be among the entries in the Canadian championship motorcycle trial .0 be held Sunday near this community. Ron Mallett, president of the lost Calgary Motorcycle Club, expects about 70 riders for the one-day event. Riders will compete for points jased on skills they show while .aking their machines over rough terrain. DOAK INJURED CALGARY (CP) Vancouv- er Ca ucks will be without de- 'enccman Gary Doak [or about ive weeks, the National Hockey League club announced Thurs- day. The 25-year-old Doak, from Goderich, Cut, suffered a brok- en bone on the instep of his eft foot following a shot from loss Lonsberry of Los Angeles Kings during an exhibition game here Wednesday night. Football games ready to go Two Southern Alberta High School Football League games will be staged tonight while another will run-off Saturday. Tonight, Hie Catholic Central Cougars and the LCI Rams will do battle to break the current first place tic while in Medi- cine Hat the McCoy Colls will challengo the Crcscnt Heights Vikings. Saturday, the Winson Church- ill Bulldogs, looking for tlreir first victory of the season will fake on the Medicine Hnt High School Mohawks in Lethbridge. Both the Lethbridge encount- ers this weekend will slart at 0 p.m. al Henderson. Meanwhile five games in Ihe Western Right Football Confer- ence nrc set for Saturday, The defending champion Pic- lure Butto Elks, who buffered their first loss of the season last weekend to the St. Mary's Warriors will try and make up for it as they travel to Vulcan. The Cardslon Cougars will host Ihe C o a 1 d n 1 e Spartans while the Cardston St. Mary's Warriors will entertain tire Milk River Ridgo Riders. In other games, Ihe Nanton Inngles with High River while the Raymond Comets visit Clarosholm. BRITAIN' LEADS HAMILTON, New Zealand (Reuter) Britain strengthenec her grip on the Commonwealth women's team golf champion- ship by defeating Canada to in the second round today. Britain won the foursomes 2-0 and singles to New Zealand and Australia shared the foursomes 1-1 and (he singles 2-2. Thursday, Canada defealed Australia to while Brit- ain downed New Zealand 4'.i to Must sell horses to clear debts OCALA, Fla. (AP) Ocala Stud Farm, which has trained or bred two Kentucky Derby winners and many other champion thoroughbreds, is sellling its horses to settle nearly million in dcbls. But farm director Joseph II. O'FarrclI said the liquida- tion of stock doesn't mean the will fold. "We haven't sold an acre, and we won't have OFarrell said. "We'll still op- erate our stables wilh training and breeding for boarders." Tlie stud farm's troubles started last May when Ihe Barnctt National Bank of Jacksonville filed a Sl.l mil- lion foreclosure suit. O'Farrcll said the [arm now owes about million in debts. Kentucky Derby winners Carry Back and Needles and numerous other stakes win- ners either trained or were bred at the Ocala farm. ST. BASIL'S HOLY NAME SOCIETY FALL DANCE September 25th, 1971 p.m. GERMAN CANADIAN HAIL MIDNIGHT SUPPER REFRf.SHMENTS Music by the COMBOS By PAT SULLIVAN Herald Sports Writer Jack DeHeer and Ron Krikke, both of Lethbridge, have found a way to tour Eu- rope all expenses paid and do- ing the thing they enjoy doing the most, playing hockey. The two Lethbridge youths boarded a plane this morning bound for Amsterdam, Holland where they will play for the Dutch national team this win- ter. "Who would have said DeHeer, "that Krikke and myself would be playing in In- ternational hockey circles this For DeHeer it couldn't have come at a better time. "I'm still eligible to play ju- nior but who could turn down an opportunity like he said. Krikke, the younger of the two at 17, DeHeer is 19, is a very promising defenceman. As one of his former coaches put rt he has all the earmarks of be- ing e good one. Besides that he listens and learns." DeHeer played juvenile hock- ey last winter while Krikke toil- ed with the Midget Elks. For both it will be a great expe- rience. "I'm not sure I would take a whirl at it said De- Heer. "The idea of playing against teams like Sweden, Russia and others sort of scares me." "It will just be a matter of adjusting though I be added. Adjusting will play the big part of both youngster's suc- cess. International hockey has a whole new set of rules that neither are very familiar with. "It will take time for both of us to acquaint ourselves with SAJHL meets this Sunday Mr. V. Appleton, Governor of the Southern Alberta Juvenile Hockey League has called a general meeting for Sunday. All teams wishing to partici- pate in the league this season are requested to have a repre- sen'ative in attendance. The agenda will include elec- tion of officers along with plans for the coming season. For further information Mr. Appleton can be reached at 526-4423 or Brian Pearce, the secretary treasurer will be available at 526 6118 in Medicine Hat. The meeting will lake place at Petrie's Pantry in Taber commencing at p.m. (he new said Krikke. "But I'm sure we'll do alright." The excitement hasn't really hit home with either DeHeer or Krikke but it will soon enough. "We could play as soon as Sunday or Monday, said De- Heer before leaving. "That doesn't give us much time.u The real tin-ill of it all will be the realization that without having played junior hockey both Krikke and De Hcer will play for a national team. BOZAK CALLS MEETING MOOSE JAW (CP) Paul Bozak. president of the Prairie Hockey League, said today he has called a meeting in Calgary Sunday to discuss Moose Jaw Pla-Mors' position. The Pla- Mors have suspended operations for one year because of finan- cial problems. Bozak said if the team noti- fied him by Sunday, he would ask the league for a loan to help the club. 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