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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 23, 2001, New Braunfels, Texas Page 2B — Herald-Zeitung — Saturday, June 23, 2001Sports Too Contact Sports Edito Bryan Adams at 625-914^ ext. 223 Sports Shorts ►Texas Rangers ARLINGTON (AP) — The Texas Rangers activated right-hander Francisco Cordero from the 15-day disabled list and catcher Bill Haselman from the 60-day disabled list for Friday night’s game in Oakland. During their rehab assignments at Triple-A Oklahoma, Cordero was 1-0 with six saves and a 0.59 ERA in 12 games and Haselman was 4-of-28 with one RBI in eight games. The Rangers also announced that catcher Marcus Jensen and righthander Ryan Glynn have been assigned to Oklahoma. Jensen was 0-for-l in one game with the Rangers aftec being claimed on waivers from Boston on June 15. Glynn, who is being sent to Oklahoma for a rehab assignment, is 1-5 with a 7.12 ERA in ll games with the Rangers this season. ►Houston Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Right-hander Kirk Saarloos, Houston’s third-round pick in this month’s baseball draft, agreed to terms Friday on a contract with the Astros. Saarloos, the Big West Pitcher of the Year, went 15-2 with a 2.42 ERA in leading the Titans to their lith College World Series appearance. The 6-foot, 180-pound Saarloos, the 86th overall pick in the draft on June 5, will report to the Astros’ Class-A affiliate in Lexington on Monday. Game Time ►On Radio Pro Baseball Cincinnati at Houston Astros on 1420 AM KGNB. Pregame at 6:40 p.m., first pitch at 7:05 p.m. ►On TV Auto Racing NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, Memphis 200, noon on ESPN. GT Championship, 3 p.m. on FXSN. NHRA Sears Nationals, Qualifying, 9 p.m. on espn2. Pro Baseball Texas Rangers at Oakland Athletics. 3 p.m. on KABB. Milwaukee Brewers at Chicago Cubs, 3 p.m. on WGN. San Francisco Giants at St. Louis Cardinals, 7 p.m. on FX. Pro Basketball WNBA, Sacramento Monarchs at Houston Comets, 8 p.m. on KMOL. Boxing Kostya Tszyu vs. Oktay Urkal and Zab Judah vs. Allan Vester, 9 p.m. on SHOW. Pro Football NFL Europe, Barcelona Dragons at Frankfurt Galazy, noon on FXSN. Golf PGA Buick Classic, third round, 2 p.m. on KSAT. LPGA McDonald’s Championship, third round, 3 p.m. on KENS. Pro Hockey NHL Draft, noon on espn2. Motorcycle Racing AMA Superbike Series, 4 p.m. on FXSN. Rodeo Mesquite Championship, 5 p.m. on FXSN. PRCA Wrangler Pro Rodeo Tour Finale, 8 p.m. on TNN. Soccer MLS, Metrostars at Los Angeles Galaxy, 3 p.m. on ESPN. MLS, Columbus Crew vs. Dallas Bum, 7 p.m. on espn2. Tennis Britannic Asset Management ntemation Championships, inals, 7 p.m. on ESPN. * Track and Field Bock ’n Roll Marathon, 2 p.m. >n ESPN. NBGSA 8-year-old All-Stars Photo submitted The New Braunfels Girls Softball Association 8-year-old All Stars will play in the San Antonio area sectional tournament this weekend in Schertz. Front row, from left, are coach Jim Lopez, Amanda Lopez, Kayla Mendoza, Rachel Jones, Amanda Gallegos, Hayley Koelfgen, Caitlyn Crumrine, Jade Smith and coach Scott Smith. Back row, from left, are coach Simon Mendoza, M’Kenzie Steel, Robyn Carrizales, Allison Smajstrla, Abigail Kester, Sarah Crockett and coach Brian Jones. Not pictured are Britney Carter, Anne Marie Gomez, Sarah Garza, Jennifer Koepp and Gabriel Williams. Scoreboard ►Texas League TEXAS LEAGUE Second Half Western Division W L Midland (Athletics) 2 0 El Paso (Diamondbacks) 1 0 x-Round Rock (Astros) 0 1 San Antonio (Mariners) 0 2 Eastern Division W L Wichita (Royals) Tulsa (Rangers) x-Arkansas (Angels) Shreveport (Giants) 3 0 2 0 0 2 0 3 Pct. GB 1.000 — 1.000 1/2 .OOO 1 1/2 OOO 2 Pct. GB 1.000 — 1.000 1/2 .OOO 2 1/2 .OOO 3 Alexandria    19    15    .559    5 Amarillo    17    15    .531    6 Rio Grande    15    15    .500    7 Springfield-Ozark 12    22    .353    12 Greenville    10    24    .294    14 x-won first half x-won first half Friday’s Games Wichita 7, Shreveport 1 Round Rock at El Paso San Antonio at Midland Tulsa at Arkansas Saturday’s Games Round Rock at El Paso San Antonio at Midland Shreveport at Wichita Tulsa at Arkansas Sunday’s Game Round Rock at El Paso ►Texas Leslie TEXAS-LOUISIANA LEAGUE W L Pct. GB Edinburg    23    9    .719    — San Angelo    16    12    .571    5 Friday’s Games Greenville at San Angelo Rio Grande Valley at Alexandria Springfield-Ozark at Amarillo Saturday’s Games Greenville at San Angelo Rio Grande Valley at Alexandria Springfield-Ozark at Amarillo Sunday’s Games Amarillo at Rio Grande Valley Edinburg at San Angelo Springfield-Ozark at Greenville ►Texas Leslie Friday’s Sports Transactions By The Associated Press BASEBALL American League CLEVELAND INDIANS—Recalled RHP David Riske from Buffalo of the International League. Optioned RHP Jaret Wright to Buffalo. OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Agreed to terms with OF Austin Nagle and assigned him to the Athletics of the Arizona League. TAMPA BAY DEVIL RAYS-Placed RHP Esteban Yan on the 15-day disabled list. Recalled LHP Jeff Wallace from Durham of the International League. TEXAS RANGERS—Activated RHP Francisco Cordero, from the 15-day disabled list and C Bill Haselman from the 60-day disabled list. Assigned C Marcus Jensen and RHP Ryan Glynn to Oklahoma of the PCL. National League CINCINNATI REDS—Released OF Deion Sanders. HOUSTON ASTROS—Agreed to terms with RHP Kirk Saarloos. NEW YORK METS—Agreed to terms with INF David Bacani and assigned him to Kingsport of the Appalachian League. SAN DIEGO PADRES—Released SS Chris Gomez. Activated SS Damian Jackson from the 15-day disabled list. BASKETBALL WNBA CHARLOTTE STING—Acquired G Tonya Edwards from the Phoenix Mercury for their 2002 second-round draft pick. Released F Angie Ball. Placed G Reshea Bristol on the injured list. INDIANA FEVER—Activated F Danielle McCulley from the injured list. Placed G Monica Maxwell on the injured list. FOOTBALL National Football League BUFFALO BILLS—Agreed to terms with T Jonas Jennings. CHICAGO BEARS—Agreed to terms with CB Floyd Young and OL Kevin Dogins. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS—Agreed to terms with T Floyd Womack and DT Kris Kocurek. HOCKEY USA HOCKEY—Named Keith Allain coach for the 2002 U.S. National Junior Team. LPGA/ From 1B “If she keeps playing like she’s playing, shes going to win,” said Davies, who played with Webb the first two rounds. “There’s nothing I can do about it or anyone else, unless you go very, very low. It’s great for us to all be chasing such high standards.” There was no catching the 26-year-old Webb on a cloudy, windy day at the McDonald’s LPGA Championship. With her parents watching from the gallery, a rare visit from Australia, Webb didn’t look like she was ready for a round where she separated herself from the field. Her opening tee shot landed behind a small pine, leaving her no choice but to chip out to the fairway, and Webb had to two-putt from 45 feet just to make bogey. She picked up another bogey with a three-putt from the fringe on No. 15, then drove into the rough and no chance to reach the par-5 16th in two. Just like that, a scratchy round turned spectacular. Only one of her eight birdies putts was longer than 6 feet, thanks to an array of skills not many other women possess — booming tee shots that split the middle, short irons that she can bring in high and get to tough pins, and pure putting. NHL DRAFT/ From 1B “How we deal with this pick could be the biggest thing for this franchise in the next five or IO years,” Waddell said. “The way you get to be good for a long time is you have to draft well.” That probably means drafting Kovalchuk, the consensus No. I pick in this draft. His father enrolled him in hockey school at age 5 and he has been dominating defenses since. He scored 70 goals in league, exhibition and tournament play in 1999-2000. His stock rose dramatically in April during the World Under-18 Championship in Finland. Kovalchuk had ll goals and four assists in six games, leading the Russians to the championship. Even before then, he was high on Atlanta’s wish list. Waddell said one play at the World Junior Championship in December convinced him that Kovalchuk would be a star in the NHL. “On his first shift, he broke through Canada’s defense and fired a shot that hit the crossbar,” Waddell said. “You could see the scouts take a deep breath and say, ’Wow, did I just see that?’ He kept folks on the edge of their seats the whole game.” Despite questions concerning his character, many scouts, general managers and coaches see Kovalchuk as the obvious No. I choice Saturday. Don't Wait til FALL! J    _    rn. Hunters Safety & Education Course to kids 17 years & under July IO, 11 & 12 6-10 p.m. 608-2160 Adults welcome for a $10.00 non-refundable fee lf Sponsored by the Comal County Big Buck Contest, Inc. 26rb6k Take A Vacation Take A Camera Take a Copy of the Herald-Zeitung WIN CASH Last Year's Winners: .AMjligLtigfc. \NjldFr "Pana I st Place Winner 2000 Charles Lochte 'Sr Contest Rules: Take a picture of someone in your family or a friend reading the Herald-Zeitung at the most recognizable landmark on your vacation. Take more than one if you want. Send your vacation photo to the Herald-Zeitung A panel of judges, selected by the Herald-Zeitung, will choose the three (3) most memorable vacation photos submitted. Each photo submitted entitles the Herald-Zeitung to publish the photo for promotional purposes. Cash prizes will be awarded as follows: PRESENTED BY: IST PLACE:    $500 2ND PLACE:    $250 3RD PLACE:    $ 10O New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung The winning photos will be published in the Herald-Zeitung on Sunday, September 16 Submit photos to: Herald-Zeituno • 7071anda Street New Braunfels, IX. 78130 or email your photos to: [email protected] ;