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Madison Capital Times (Newspaper) - August 18, 1990, Madison, Wisconsin 2d the capital times the weekend of losing Streak continues Buenos Argentina a it was Indian Apo then Seoul and now its Buenos the mens basketball team has proved it can lose Yugoslavia Best the 99 Friday in the semifinals of the world basketball Champion ships on Drazen Petrovics 31 which he scored in As Many it was the fourth consecutive major International tournament in which the americans have failed to win the Gold dating Back to the 1987 pan american games at India the americans then failed to win at the 1988 Seoul and they lost at last months Goodwill games in Yugoslavia the favorite at the will face the soviet which Defeated puerto Rico 9882 in fridays second for the world championship on the United states 52 will face puerto Rico today for the Bronze puerto Rico beat the United states 8179 in the quarterfinal round on wednes fridays game was a rematch of the Goodwill an 8579 Victory for the Petrovic did not play in that game he and Vlade Divac of the los Angeles lakers joined the team for the world Cham who plays for the Portland Trail blazers and was the nabs second leading 3point shooter last missed a game and a half for Yugoslavia due to the he looked weak during but came alive when the game finishing with six i was sick for two Days with a fever and in sick he asked if it affected his shoot he his first shot from behind the 6inch line came during a world basketball 90 run that gave Yugoslavia a 146 Lead just Over five minutes into the the second came with left and gave the Yugo slavs their first double figure the United states got within 4743 in the final minute of the but Yugoslavia scored the last four Points for a 5143 half time that was the United states problem during the entire game it kept getting close but could never pull despite shooting 62 percent 37for60 from the i thought our team played very if we wed have lost by said coach Mike Krzyzewski of i thought they were the Best team and they played every bit like it Petrovics shooting show took off in the second he made one 3pointer when he stepped behind the line despite having a wide open another came after he made a great move to get around two his final with gave Yugoslavia its biggest in very mad at the Portland Trail Krzyzewski whatever the highest level Petrovic was at that i went up to him to congratulate him after the because even in you have to Admire i think Hes one of the great International Hes Al ways played Well in big games and that the Mark of a great Treyve been playing Well the whole tournament and they played even better said Center Alonzo who led the americans with 26 Points and 11 you cant compare their experience to ours eight years to a month and a associated press Yugoslavia ton Kukoc 7 is hammered by Billy Owens of the during fridays semifinal but they Are a totally better basketball it want just Petrovic who gave the americans Toni a second round pick of the Chicago bulls in the june had 19 Points and nine As Hes the Man who gets Petrovic the Ball in the right Zarko who plays for the san Antonio had 15 Points and was 3for3 on Reserve Center Zoran Savic added 14 Kukoc gives them a different Krzyzewski said of the they have four Guys who can handle the they basically have an extra and that helps them score a lot of Points in Transi United 43 41 91 51 4b United states Randall 1122 Owens 57 27 mourning 1318 01 Smith 26 00 Anderson 59 22 Smith 13 00 Mayberry 46 00 Wil Liams 00 00 Stith 00 00 Dov 35 01 Catling 22 88 laettner 13 00 totals 3760 1421 Yugoslavia Kukoc 610 56 Pas pall 67 00 Delvac 27 36 Petrovic 915 79 Zdovc 46 12 be Rasovic 02 44 Obradovic 00 00 Curcic 02 00 Savic 67 23 totals 3356 2230 three Point goals United states 36 Mayberry Day Smith Owens Yugoslavia 1119 Pedro Vic Pas pall Kukoc Zdovc Delvac fouled out rebounds United states 31 mourning Yugoslavia 33 Kukoc assists United states 13 Anderson Yugoslavia 15 Kukoc total fouls United states Yugoslavia not aged Lofton fills the Bill for Buffalo by John Bonfatti associated press thirteen years James a Rookie wide receiver for the Green Bay scanned the roster of the opposition he was facing that they had a defensive Back who was 27 or 28 years Lofton and i remember thinking to til be Able to beat this Guy Hes Lofton admits that probably what some Young defensive Back on another nil team is thinking when he looks Over the Buffalo Bills starting roster and sees a 34yearold wide receiver Lof its what Many Bills followers thought when the team entered training after signing with the Bills As a free agent during the 1989 Lofton went from fourth string to starter by the and despite ending the season with a Strong performance in the Bills playoff loss to Cleveland three catches for 66 Yards and a touchdown there were doubt ers who wondered whether Lof ton would be Able to stave off the Challenge of younger but thanks to an impressive training Camp in which he seems to have gained the Confidence of quarterback Jim Lofton is All but a lock to Start the season opposite Andre i didst worry about being a question Lofton said of his preamp Why worry about that when i was Cut the year before last year at this it appeared Loftonsr illustrious career was a seven time pro bowl player trailing Only Steve Lar Charlie Joiner and Don Maynard in career receiving the former Stanford Star was waived during training Camp by the los Angeles Lofton said he want Hurt because i knew the the raiders had Mervyn Fernan Willie Gault and Tim Brown three highly paid and younger wide receivers and Felt Lof and his hefty had to several teams but Lofton decided to join the Bills four games into the season when Buffalo released Chris Lofton began see ing More playing time until he broke into the starting lineup for the last three he ended up with eight catches for the sea but three went for touch James Lofton Van Poppel roughed up in Muskie debut continued from Page id Arm want live for the second Start in a in a Little tired right but i feel like in doing All i dont think things Are going too fast for Van Poppel was promoted after dominating the Northwest the 210 Pounder was 11 at Southern Oregon with a earned run average in five he allowed just 10 hits and three earned runs while striking out 32 in 24 innings but Kenosha touched him for five hits and five of the nine runs were Van Poppel walked fall Bowling league openings at classic lanes mens Handicap tues wed thursday women Handicap monday thursday office mixed league monday mixed couples week Fri sat Sun juniors april 618 sat Aba regional tournament 212223 hit a Batter and failed to record a i think he was obvious Madison pitching Coch Bert Bradley i heard reports that he was tired the last time out with Southern Oregon and i think he was tired he probably needs a Little mentally and we just wanted to throw enough pitches to get a workout Van Poppel threw 67 pitches 38 for he said he continually struggled with his i didst have any Van Poppel i didst have a i put it where i wanted it All i did it put the Ball where i wanted to to get the easy the steady rain that came in the second inning didst make things any but Van Poppel refused to blame the the twins opened the scoring in the first when Jay Owens lined a single to Center to score Steve Morris from Morris led off the game by reaching on Madison second baseman Glenn Osinskis and things just continued to deteriorate after that for Van pop Morris two run bouncer past the Osinskis outstretched Glove made it 30 the third inning was a discs Van Poppel opened the inning by drilling Owens in the left he gave up two run pop Fly single to Center and threw a Ball in the dirt which allowed Marty Cor Dova to score from third to make it Madison manager Casey Par sons took Van Poppel out with two outs and two runners reliever Dave latter promptly allowed a two run single to Kenosha Chris Delarwelle to make it 92 and close the Book on Van despite the shaky Start with the Van Poppel said he did see positives in his perform its a Good feeling that they didst smash the Ball off me when i didst have my real Good he but it also showed me that i still have a lot to and the Best place to do that Van Poppel is the Midwest tonight maybe i didst show but i think i will before the sea son is he Morris of Lloyd 2b Delarwelle 1b Owens if Slac Lewis is Meares 3b Cordova do Gross it 3 5 s 3 5 4 3 3 4 h by 323 0 3 1 0 1 1 1 1 000 200 000 2 1 0 323 11 it Oslo ski 2b Weaver h Beck do armas in Henry 3b Simmons of Tinsley of Mercedes c totals 135 000 Madison 021 113 in r h by 4020 3101 4120 3323 4000 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 111 b 02 11 0 8 game called after innings because of e do Madison lob Kenosha Madison 28 Henry 3b or Beck so Cordova Gross Lewis Lloyd Owens Dattola of Kenosha Musselwhite mad lion von Poppel l 01 latter Mohler Gibbs h r Erbb so 5 2 223 4 13 0 1 hip Owens by Van pm Mercedes t Higuera shuts Down royals continued from Page id two relievers As the Brewers won their fourth equating their longest Streak of the year which they last accomplished 2202 Park 2574454 your answer the answer Book coming August 22 april 29may Chuck grim pitched a 1 innings and Dan Plesac got the last out for his 20th Deer tied the score in the Sec Ond inning with his fourth Homer in his last six Milwaukee scored the winning run in the fourth without a Kansas City starter Tom Gordon 89 walked Bill Spiers and Paul Molitor and threw a wild Spiers scored As surhoff grounded Brewer notes Kansas cites George Brett also moved ahead of Ted Williams and Lave Cross into 49th place on the Al time hit list with the royals have scored Only three runs in their last three games the royals Lead the majors with 239 doubles Milwaukee snapped a club record of nine straight Home it was the Brewers first win at county stadium since july 24 and came after their Best Road trip of the 64 Dan Plesac re corded his fifth save against the royals in eight sports briefs from staff and news services a Acciai i Pedro Guerrero of the Louis cardinals wag for one game by National league president Bui White on Friday for his involvement in a fight during thursday nights game with Guerrero and Houston Pitcher Danny Darwin were fined an undisclosed amount for their part in the the los Angeles dodgers put Pitcher Tim Belcher on the 15day disabled list Friday with acute tendinitis in his Shoul prot Faatuai i Barry Sanders ran for two touch tip run Idalu Down m Detroit beat playing on Only three Days it was the second consecutive preseason Victory for the who closed out the 1989 sea son with a five game winning Monte Goleman returned an interception 50 Yards for a touchdown and Clarence Vaughn fell on a Pittsburgh Fumble in the end zone on the next play from scrimmage As the Washington redskins edged the Steeles Derek a Rookie free agent who is having a Strong training scored on a 1yard run with left to Lead Seattle Over quarterback Jeff the first player taken in the nil draft this made his first Start for the Colts and completed 11 of 18 passes for 134 Golf the internationals unique playoff system awaited Jack Nicklaus and defending Champion Greg Norman As golfers cockeyed for position in the weather delayed tournament at Castle Nicklaus and Norman both finished with second round totals of with 31 players unable to finish their rounds because of play was to resume at 7 met a playoff was Likely to determine the 72 players advancing into today third scheduled to Start at about once the second round is Day Money will be with the Leader getting Mark Calcavecchia stood with 21 Points and Only one Hole left to play in the Sec Ond Tammie Green shot a 3under 69 to take a on shot Lead after two rounds of Teh Jal big Apple classic in new Green has 36hole total of one better than Rosie who also shot 69 Madison Sherri Steinhauer shot a 73 Friday and has a 148 Rives Mcbee chipped in from 95 Yards for an Eagle on the first Hole and set a tournament record with an 8under 64 in the first round of the pea senior tour showdown classic at Jeremy Don Bies and Mike Hill each shot Tennis to seeded Boris a game away from de feat in the second won a quarterfinal match in the hard courts Tennis tournament Friday night when Jim courier retired in the third set with Beckers 31 Victory sent him into today semifinals at the Indianapolis sports Center against fourth seeded Jay unseeded Peter Lundgren of Sweden shocked 2 Andre Agassi 60 in less than an hour to Advance to the semifinals against 14 Richey new York mayor David Dinens and Queens Borough president Claire Shulman have persuaded the Federal Avia Tion administration to reroute planes taking off from la Guardia Airport during open tournament play 27 certain residents of Flushing will not like but Din Kins and Shulman will take that Chance in order to keep the open in new hockey both Sites in the dispute that threatened to cancel a soviet nil exhibition series claimed Victory Friday after the soviet ice hockey federation decided to go ahead with a tour of nil cities this federation president Leonid Kravchenko said in Moscow that the soviets had agreed to the full complement of 29 exhibition games this Kravcheno said the decision was made after the nil gave assurances that teams would not encourage or sign players from any of the three soviet Alan head of the nil players Assoc a said it was the not the that had a change of bits and pieces Emily the director of mini i the office of Field experience at the University of has been named to the us athletic Board by Chancellor Donna a former women assistant basketball coach and volleyball coach at Michigan is the first member of the us academic staff Ever named to the Michael ended 11 years with the los Angeles lakers when he cleared waiver claims by other Aba that leaves Cooper free to sign a reported multimillion Dollar contract with an italian ii Messaggiero of Donald Curry knocked out Jose Duran Martinez in the fourth round of their middleweight main event Friday night and earned a shot at the International boxing federation trivia answer Gomez of the new York in noon noon 5 7 11 11 1 1 2 3 7 7 7 10 Calendar to today baseball regional games California Angels at Boston red sox or Pittsburgh pirates at Cincinnati Tennis mens hard court Gou Lyga big Apple Tennis Volvo mens singles Golf the saturday sports showcase diving Champion baseball Atlanta braves at Chicago wide world of sports Nigel Benn Iran who middleweight 12 from London horse travers from Sara Toga and Frank Defrancis memorial from Golf 1990 nil Cadillac nil preseason football new York giants at hous ton baseball Chicago White sox at Texas radio saturday baseball Kansas City royals at Milwaukee nil preseason football new Orleans saints Green Bay packers in to sunday nil preseason football new Orleans saints Green Bay Auto racing Lascar Champion spark plug 400 from Michigan International Golf Lyga big Apple Tennis Volvo baseball Atlanta braves at Chicago baseball Atlanta braves at Chicago Golf the olympic showcase championships from Southern methodist University in Dallas track Berlin International meet from olympic stadium in Germa boxing wac welterweight championship Marlon Starling Maurice Tennis mens hard court championships baseball new York mets at san Francisco giants nil preseason football Minnesota Vikings at Cleve land radio sunday baseball Kansas City royals at Milwaukee Brewers baseball new York mets at san Francisco baseball sunday

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