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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 27, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta Monday, Scplember 27, 1971 LETHBRIDGE HERAID 7 Trounce Mohawks 20-6 Bulldogs earn first win Dy LLOYD YAMAGISIII Herald Sporls Writer The Winston Churchill Bull- dogs capturfd their first South- em Alberta High School Foot- ball League victory, growling ttieir way to a 20-G win over the helpless Medicine Hat High School Mohawks at Henderson Saturday night. The victory pushed Uic Bull- dogs into a third place tie with Mohawks in the six-team league, both with 1-2 records. Only Catholic Central Cougars lead the league with an impressive 3-0 record while the LCI Rams and the McCoy Colts of Medi- cine Hat share second place with 2-1 records. The Medicine Hat Cresent Heights Vikings sit in the cellar unable to earn a victory in three starts. A poor crowd of some 500 spectators took in the one-sided affair at Henderson Saturday night. It should now bo appar- two clubs share top spot The Raymond Comets and St. Mary's Warriors are the only teams yet to taste defeat hi the Western Eieht Football League as they picked up easy victories over the weekend. Silverberg wins sixth golf title EDMONTON (CP) Doug Silverberg of Calgary coasted to his sixth Alberta amateur golf tille Saturday as he won by eight strokes over Ken Tamke of Edmonton. Silverberg had a three-iBider- par G9 in the final round of the 54-hole event to finish with a tolal of 212. Tamke had a two-over-par 74 for 220. Keilh Alexander of Calgary closed strongly with a one- under-par 71 to finish at 221, deadlocked with 21-year old Bandy Torgerson of Medicine Hat. Torgerson had a 75 Satur- day. Hick Collier of Edmonton, two strokes behind Silverberg going into the final round, slumped to an 00 for 225. Norm Gray of Calgary, Wil- lington Cup member along with Silverberg and Alexander this year, shot a final-round 74 for 224. Silverberg started with two birdies on the first three holes and was never in trouble after that. Alexander mounted a slight charge going three under par the first nine holes, but faded on the back nine (or his one- under-par 71. Meanwhile in Nanton the Knights earned their first vic- tory in three years of compe- tition downing High River 21-19. The Raymond Cornels like the St. Mary's Warriors showed no mercy against their opposition trouncing Claresholm 59-19. The Warriors blanked Milk River 35-0. Morris Anecka was unstop- pable as he rushed for five big louchdowns to sink the host Claresholm club Saturday after- noon. John Jaswieczic and Tim Court chipped in with two ma- jors apiece. For Claresholm, Jeff Lind- say, Stewart Derochie and Ryan Taitanger managed one touchdown apiece. In Cardston, the Warriors had no problems disposing of Uie Milk River Ridge Riders. Pat Twigg led the Warriors attack with two majors while ent lhat these Saturday night encounters can't attract as many fans as the SAHSFL would like loo. Like Friday night's contest between the Rams and the Cou- gars, blocked kicks proved to be the crucial thing. The Cougars eventually turn- ed three blocked kicks into louchdowns to trounce the Rams 33-7. On the Mohawks' first series of offensive plays, linebacker Bruce Mickie pounced on a loose ball in the Mohawks' end zone after a blocked punt tempt, to give the Bulldogs an early 6-0 lead. Ceril Patson clicked on his convert try pushing the score to 7-0. On another play, the Bulldogs managed to block another punl attempt and recovered the ball on the Mohawks' one yard line. On the next play Brian Clam- petl barraged across for the major. Patson's convert attempt was good for the extra point. Brian Veres was the o nl y other Bulldog to score a major as he scooted across the goal line from 15 yards out. The Bulldogs were really never threatening lo suffer their straight loss of the season as they held quarter leads of 7-0, 14-0 and 20-0. The Mohawks only touchdown came on the last play of the game as Brian Meier pulled in a yard pass for the major. Doug Nakama was the lead- ing rusher for the Bulldogs again picking up 53 yards on 12 carries. Brian Veres was right behind chewing up 41 yards on six at- tempts. In the air, quarterback Ken HEADS FOR THE FINISH LINE Northern Mission, (7) storms for the Handicap. Northern Mission fought off a strong challenge from Short finish line Saturday in the running of the Marion Williams Memorial Steam, background, before winning a photo finish. Coleman couple richer, mutuel mark shattered It seemed fitting for Williams to win By PAT SULLIVAN Herald .Sports Writer "This is one of the happiest days of my said Lee Wil- Robert Wells, Lenard M a n y I Nakama completed five of nine j liams of Edmonton Saturday Bears and Narcisse Blood chip-' pass attempts in leading his afternoon at Whoop-Up Downs, ped in with one each. crew f'rst downs. Williams had just seen Wells also connected on all The Bulldogs will travel to Sandy Shields bring Northern Royal Houser and Home EC combined for a quinella. McCauley also figured in the final quinella of the day as he guided Tiny's King home first in the ninth race. Second place went to Smoldering Embers to tj C 1 fl five convert attempts. It was something to talk about in Nanton as the Knights caplured their first victory on Uiree seasons. Dean Younggren paced ttie Medicine Hal next Friday in Mission home ahead of the sev- hoping to keep thdr winning en-horse fie.d in the running of I DadjDb streak alive. Chalk talk The Bulldogs the Marion Williams Memorial Handicap. defence used a four-man blitz. Northern Mission, who won frequently catching the Mo- (he Alberta Derby two years Knights with two touchdowns hawks looking. Greg Hamilton Eg0, is owned by Lee Williams, while Boyd Hunter added one.' Bruce Laidlaw scored two won the first race and Famous Bayboy the second. The exac- tor, was a combination of Rock 'N Wind and Priddis SATURDAY'S RESULTS Dandy in the fifth. Sweepstakes were J. P. Culver of Lelhbridge who won on fourth place finisher Dark Star's Girl. Sue and Trudy Wiermulh of Lethbridge, a mother daughter combination, shared as Rosie's Steel was fifth. Bemie Haynes of Ta- ber and A. Speager of Lelh- bridge each won S525 as they held tickets on the sixth and seventh horses in the race Junie Moon and Whirlagale. I majors for High River and Law- rence Larson managed lo crass the goal line once. In other games over the week- end, the Coaldale Spartans suf- fered their first loss of the season dropping an 18-15 deci- sion to the Cardston Cougars. The underdog Cougars capit- alized on two Spartan fumbles to pick up a sweet victory. Delroy Walburger galloped for two major scores for the Cougars while Jack Rasmus- sen, who played an outstanding two-way game added the other. Richard Low and Gerhard Schmold scored majors for the Spartans while Terry Gould- Ilawke chipped in with a field- goal. In Vulcan, the Cougars found was found all over the field fea- turing in most of the Bulldogs tackles. It look the Mohawks three tries to score their first major from the Bulldogs' five- yard line. Coach Neufeld was more than pleased with his club's performance. Harris wins in playoff ROBINSON, HI. (AP) La- bron Harris canned a five-foot birdie on third playoff hole Sunday for a victory over Bert j the going rough suf- Bowling o DOUG'S LADIES Elsie Meszardo 250, Irene Lynde 356, Gladys Going Ruby Oseen 3E1, Ann Duval 343, Mary Nlcolson 343, Kil Jonps 379 Vera HichoHs 36U A'iarg Lang 333, Connie Scan 23B Marjgie Oliver 246 FRIDAY SCHOOLS Rick Barva Zlt, Tom Miklos 210, Ron Grelzmgcr 223, Gary Lohuis 715, Bruce Wilklns 312, Kevin Prmdle 272, Bev Passey 22r Other major winners in the i s husband of the late Mrs. liams. "It was always Marion's dream to have one of our i A itS horses win the Marion Wil------------------------ liams added Wil- liams. "It's just too bad she wasn't here to ste it.' Mrs. Williams died in Ed- monton nearly two years ago. She was instrumental in help- ing her husband revive racing in Lethbridgc 11 years ago. With Williams at the helm, the furlongs claiming, 4 year olds and up, Abbey's Alibi [Hunll 29.IB B.DO 5.00 Wayward Boy ISuilor) 3.10 2.40 Quiet Ride (L. Wiseman) 2.90 Time: 2.5 Goodie Bear, Prairie Dew, Quiet Ride, Turk's Classic, Khils chorm, Pdrkhall Lila also ran. Second claiming, A year olds and up, 7 Jurlongs FamOLS Bayboy (L. Wiseman) 9.0D J.30 3.40 Squib (Hayncs) 7.10 4.00 Gale Norm (Rycroll) 2.90 Time 1-5 Timolene, Double Memory, Esprll De SDCEd, Bazza also ran. DAILY DOUBLE 1102.40 Third 1500, claiming, 3 year olds, 5 Tur- Royal Rouser (McCoulcyl 3.60 2.90 2.30 Home EC (L. Wiseman) 540 Robin A. Tiploe (RycroMJ 3.H Time Hioh Tenor, Slagc Led, Splrll N Speed, Flasn Champ, Misi Trip elio QUINELLA Fourlh SSOO, claiming, 3 end 4 year olds, 7 furlong; Miss Rouser (Haynes) 5.60 330 3.10 Gypsy Jo Mse (Rvcrcfl) OD Lustrous Lu (ToLaLco) A 90 Time 1 26 3-5 Ned's Hood, Fciy Sato, Elalne'i Fifth claiming, 4 year oldi and op, 1'.; mile-s Rock 'N Whrf (Barll) 37.10 10.30 7.00 Priddis Der.dy (Hunl) 3.90 Gafun (D. Wiseman) 6.60 Tin-e 1-5? 5 Common Market, Dnuble Heel, Dark Memory, V.'ilsan RndlvB, Lc Tlquo also rtn. EXACTOR Alberta Racing As- operated racing in Southern socialion Lethbridge every autumn for 10 years, before the Lelhbridge and District Exhibition Board took over at the end of last year. Northern Mission, trained by Yancey for the first prize in the Robinson Open golf tournament. Harris caught the front-run- ning Yancey with an eight-foot birdie putt on the 17lh hole of regulation play, then preserved the tie when he made a par putt of foil" feet after missing the green on the final hole. fered a 44-25 loss to the Picture Bulls Elks. Glen Tanaka was brilliant scoring five touchdowns for the Elks while Miles Shaw added two. Glen Buckolls, Pat McKay, Andrew Kow and Fox managed a touchdown apiece for the Cougars. Michele Maclean' 175, Lynn Pearson I Earl Robertson knocked a full I second off the track record for the one mile and one-eighlh distance. He covered the dis- tance in The old mark was set last year by Proud Shadow. Northern Mission's victory was also a big one for the A. Strickland family of Coleman. It was worth to the Stricklands as they held the 163 A.G.T. Del Homulos 252, Frank Tullle 257 George Waselenak 379 Mike Slpvens 273 Ken Rollag 242 Shirlyn YlD 205 Chris Reamsbollom 280, Eleanor Don- gam 255 Nina Wasslenak 235, Gloria Murkin 227, Carole Homulos 27J CIVIL SERVICE Joe Hunler 287, Len Schelbner 263 Allen Taylor 275 Joh Erlckson 280 Blair H Karlyn Spilzpr 273 2B3 (ROM, Fdilh Voth 289 Kaye Balhgalae 233 I winning ticket in Uie Southern Alberta Sweepstakes. Mrs. Evelyn Tscflritter of Barons held the ticket on the runner-up Short Steam, ridden by Larry Wiseman. Short Steam barely missed catching Northern Mission on the home- stretch hut a photo showed the Williams horse the winner. She won The close finish was loo much for Mrs. Tschriller as she collapsed on the platform and needed the assistance of the St John's Ambulance. El Ilalcom was third ami won for Mrs. Linda Frilz of Tabor. All lold some in prizes were up for grabs in Ihe Southern Alberta Sweep- stakes. DAY FOH 11ECOIIDS It seemed lo be a day for records Saturday as the next to last day of Ihe Fall Race Meet by the hoards. Bolter than hand Saturday and tlie p; miiluol handle reached an all- time high for one day as bel- lors wagered The pre- vious one-day high was set in I9C9 when was spent. Another tracK record was broken Saturday as the (rack was extremely fast for the first time in the meet. Law Boss, ridden by loading jockey Alrin McCauley, cover- ed tlie one mile, one sixteenth dislancc in The old marl; had boon established in SpplombcT of last year Kriskot won the race in McCauley lias won 12 races thus in the meet Ihreo hel- ler than riinncr-np Dollwrt lly- croft heading into today's last eight races. McCauley cnjojcd his finest Chicago upsets Vikings By THE CANADIAN PRESS Chicago Bears pulled off a stunning 20-17 upset victory over Minnesota Vikings in the National Football' League Sun- day. But things didn't go so well for San Diego Chargers, New Orleans Saints, New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons, last week's surprise winners in NFL opening games. Oakland Raiders blanked San Diego o-l-O, San Francisco '49ers defeated New Orleans 38-20, De- troit Lions overpowered New England 34-7 while Atlanla man- aged a 20-20 tie with Los Ange- les Rams. In oilier NFL action Sunday, Cleveland Browns defeated Bal- timore Colls, defending Super Bowl champions, 14-13, Green Bay Packers posted a 34-13 vic- tory over Denver Broncos, Pittsburgh SLeelers defeated Cincinnati Bengals 21-10, Dallas Cowboys (humped Philadelphia Eagles 42-7, Washington Red- skins whipped New York Giants 30-3, Miami Dolphins wlupped Buffalo Bills 29-14 and Kansas City Chiefs rallied for a 20-16 victory over Houston Oilers. New York Jels are al SI. Louis Cardinals loniglil. ONLY ONE UPSET The Viking defeat was the only big surprise of this week's NFL results, contrasted with upset victories last Sunday of Atlanta over San Francisco, San Diego over Kansas City, New England over Oakland and New Orleans over Ixjs Anpclcs. Kent Nix pulled the Bears from defeat in the fourth quarter with touchdown passes of 36 and yards lo Dick Gor- rlor against powerful Minnesota came through on five o[ seven third-down situations in the first hah" and Steve Owens' power running accounted for two louchdowns in the second half as Detroit downed New Eng- land. Place-kicker David Ray booted a 47-yard field goal with no seconds showing on the clock- as Los Angeles battled to its tic with Atlanta. Cleveland beat off a furious Baltimore rally to edge the Colls. Hulme at home in Edmonton were on Nix hit Gordon on his first pass Llic pari-1 a Tier Jack Concannon was in- jured, I lien found Gordon in l.ho cornor fif Lhc end zone for UK winning score with ]cfL Quarterback Daryle Lamon- ica tossed IAVO second-halt touchdowns lo speedy Fred Bil- clnikoff for Oakland before a record Kan crowd of Ageless George IBlanda pot. the Raiders into Lhc lead in the first half with field goals from ;17 and -12 yards out before EDMONTON (CP) If i driver Denis Hulme has a favor- j ite car-racing track, it must be, Edmonton International Speed- way. He has won al" of his three races at the Speedway since 1967, including the latest in the Can-Am series Sunday. It was only his second victory in eight Can-Am races this year. He finished the 80 laps of the 2.527-mile circuit in two hours, seven minutes and 47.2 seconds and went home with in prize money, as second- faslest qualifier and several thousand more in contingency awards. The win also gave him 20 points in the series standings for a second-place total of 100 behind Peter Revson, his team- mate from New York. Jackie Stewart finished sec- ond in his Lola after lead- ing most of the race. Two spins let Hulme past and Stewart was unable to catch the Team Mc- Laren driver. OLIVER THIRD Jackie Oliver of England wns tliird in The Shadow, a radical departure from accepted Can- Am car design with liny whorls and a low-profile engine. Others in the lop five were .lo Siffcrt of Switzerland in a Porsche 917-10 nnd Milt Minlcr i of California in a Porsche 917. The race was a balllo for HIP start. Hulnic, nlone on Ilic front row after Revson failed lo show, charged up the rain-slicked main straight and into the first turn. Roger McCaig of Calgary, the only other Canadian starter, lasted less than a half lap be- cause of mechanical trouble. Slnfh claiming. 3 year Hand (D. Wis olds 7 furlongs man) 3.90 300 Hope fVValE-on) 3 80 5 50 Music To My Ears (Hunl) 7.50 Time 2-5 Symtaccc, Welcome Glory, Luslroul Pride 01 Nec's clso ran Seventh claiming, 3 year olds and up, 1 l-l LB (Mc Linn (Jpv ley) 1610 9.30 3.10 7. .10 Diddle (D. Wiseman) 3.00 Time 35 (track record) West Wind Gal, Sparrow Hawk, Foci is li DecepMon, Ferment also ran Eighth SLOW, 3 year olds and up, mllei Northern Mission (Shields) 4.30 3.80 2.RO Short Steam (L. Wiseman) 870 4.10 E. L. Halcon (Hunl) i 10 Time 15 (TracH record) Dark Slrals Girl, Junie Moon, Whir- Rssie's Sleel also ran. Ninlh rlMmlng, A year olds and up, 7 fur King (McCnuley) IK irino Emben (Ryeroll) Smouldi Wornlno Waster (D. WIBemflnl 3.30 Time 1-5 Over Currenl, Blue Twist, Kay-npcon. Irish Colonel, Denci With All fllr.o ran. QUINELLA IJi.lfl Lamonica put the game awav in j Rul world champion Jackie HIP second half. Stewart displn.vrd his m San Francisco gol Iwo dtoap the wet by passing Hulme Irill- 'oiichdowns in Ihp first half be- way through the owning lap JUST LIKE OLD TIMES Lee Williams, left receives the Marion Williams Memorial Handicap plaller and blanket from Lang Chapman Saturday after Williams' horso won the feature race. Williams and Chapman worked together for 10 years running the Fa Roco Meet al Whoop-Up Downs. dny tinlLirdny winning three times. Upsides his now Iraok mark aboard Law Doss McCaiilcy 11 wns in the saddle when Royal Kousor won the- third race. fore pouring il on to drfpal New Orleans. Tlip firsl Miler touch- down came on a .w-yard blocked field goal rcluru by Ilruce Tay- lor and the .second was a one- yard run by fullback Ken Wil- lard after San Francisco tackled Sainl punier Julian Fagau nl. Ihe New Orlpans oiic-ynrd line after he had fielded a hlnh snap from ccnlre. Quarterback Grefi Landry and built up a 50-socond lead before Ihe halfway mark. Slpwarl's firsl spin reduced his lead by seals and Ihe sec- ond on lap fill al the same place allowed Ilulnie lo pass. The only Canadian (o finish was John'Cordls of Norlh Hay, Onl., driving a McLaren Mile. S'ixlh place, won him Sii.L'OO and five points for a series lotal uf t.1 12 and 25ozs. BigTaste TRADITION RyeWjhisky Schonlny mndc il full-bodiPd nnri mellow Yrt pmoolli You made il oui laslnsl growing Canadian Hye Whisky. Jhankyou. ;