The Battalion. (College Station, Tex.) 1893-current, May 07, 1976, Image 5

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\trongfield entered Foyt heads field at Texas 500 THE BATTALION FRIDAY, MAY 7, 1976 Page 5: The Texas World Speedway has Ibeen bought, and its racing time in ■Texas. Former Indy 500 winners Ia.J. Foyt, Johnny Rutherford and iGordon Johncock are expected to Ibattle ’75 National Stock Car Ichampion Ranno Stott and four time National Champion Butch Hartmen for the checkered flag. The Texas 500 will begin at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 6. The competition is open to all drivers of unlimited late model stock cars. An Open House ceremony is scheduled Friday June 4. Everyone will be admitted free to the grand stands for the Open House while practice takes place. Appearing at a press conference last Tuesday, A.J. Foyt said that the Texas 500 was the finest track in the Tates Locke is new head coach of Buffalo Braves world. He added that it was the fas test track but also the safest. Foyt, said to be the “Living Legend”,has won every major event at least once, including the Indy 500 three times. Another attraction of the race is the entry made by Texan Martha Wideman. Ms. Wideman, who has won more than 45 feature events, should prove to be stiff competition. Wideman said, “Man, that’s going to be some big race, but I reckon I can handle it. I’ve been scared before and I came through all right. I know what I have to do and I’m going to do it.” Tickets for the event are now on sale at Townshire Shell Service Sta tion located on 2100 S. Texas Av enue. The tickets are $10 unre served, $15 reserved, and $20 de luxe reserved. The $5 infield tickets go on sale Saturday, June 5. Associated Press BUFFALO — Tates Locke, a former college coach who joined the pro ranks just last year, was named head coach of the Buffalo Braves of the National Basketball Association Thursday. Locke, 39, succeeds Jack Ramsay, who Braves owner Paul Snyder dis missed as coach last Monday, one day after the Boston Celtics elimi nated Buffalo from the playoffs. Hamill joins Ice Capades Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Dorothy Hamill, America’s queen of the 1976 Winter Olympics, has signed a two- year contract to skate with the Ice Capades, a spokesman said Thurs day. Miss Hamill, 19, will perform ap proximately six months with the ice show, beginning Sept. 15 in Pittsburgh. I have known Dorothy a long time, while she was an amateur, and I felt I established a good rapport with her after meeting her in Goteborg, ’ said George Eby, presi dent of Ice Capades. Terms of the contract were not announced and Miss Hamill’s man ager, Jerry Weintraub, declined to even categorize her salary as being in the same ballpark with television newscaster Barbara Walters, who recently signed a $1 million contract with ABC. However, Miss Hamill is also as sociated with ABC. She has signed with that network to star in two spe cials unconnected with the Ice Capades. Snyder said Locke signed a two- year contract, but details were not revealed. Locke, a Braves assistant last sea son, told a news conference that he had not asked for the head coaching job and was flattered that it was of fered to him. He also spoke of his admiration for Ramsay. “Jack’s and my relationship grew deeper than anyone I have known in recent years,” Locke said. Locke had 11 years experience as a college coach before joining the Braves at the start of this past season. A graduate of Ohio Weslyan Uni versity, he first coached two seasons at West Point and four at Miami of Ohio before taking at Clemson. In five seasons at Clemson, his teams won 62 games and lost 70, For MOTHER’S DAY. . . Give a pewter cameo necklace from Denmark (4 sizes available) HAPPY COTTAGE 809 E. 29th St. 3 blocks from City National Bank posting a record of 31-23 during his final two seasons there. Snyder talked briefly about his decision not to renew Ramsay’s con tract, who had coached the Braves four seasons and guided them into the playoffs the past three seasons. “I consider Jack Ramsay a good coach,” Snyder said. “I think he’s done a good job here. I just thought it was time for a change. Buffalo sports writer had said a personality conflict between Ramsay and Snyder apparently led to Ram say’s dismissal. Ramsay coached St. Joseph’s Col lege of Philadelphia for 11 years and the Philadelphia 76ers of the NBA four seasons before joining the Braves in 1972. /tipfnamba m NOW COMES MILLER TIME For your party needs . . . Miller Kegs, Lite Kegs, Half-Barrels, and Ponies. Also Muchner (dark). See your college rep. or call 822-3623. Reserve yours now. We appreciate it. fH BRAZOS BEVERAGES 505 HWY. 2818 - Industrial Park 822-3623 4BKSS AGGIES! f Douglas Jewelry offers Student ID Discounts! 15% off of $ 50 00 or more 10% off of under $ 50 00 CASH PURCHASE ONLY 212 N. 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Auditorium Gf> — but tickets must be picked up at box office — bxxxroAGGIE CINEMAcxxrxxx Embrey’s Jewelry We Specialize In Aggie Rings. Diamonds Set — Sizing — ' Reoxidizing — All types watch/jewelry Repair Aggie Charge Accounts 9-5:30 846-5816 MCDONALD’S INTRAMURAL HIGHLIGHTS McDonald's GRADUATION 1 PHOTOS Of You Receiving Your Diploma MAY NOW BE ORDERED Copp, Holmes are SUPERSTARS! Dan Copp and Laura Holmes share All-University honors as they became the Men’s and Women’s IM Superstars of the ’75-’76 school year last week. After competing in 7 out of 8 of the Superstar events, Copp collected a total of 29 points while Mike Fonteno and Joe Bohlin ran 2nd and 3rd with 25 and 21 points. Following Holmes’ 52 points were Beth McArthur and Carol Hemphill, with 51 and 46 points, respectively. The final four events last week included a Tennis Championship, Obstacle Course, Bowling, and Weightlifting competitions. Dan Copp and'Carol Hemphill took first in the Tennis, followed by Bob Dullye and Laura Holmes in sec ond, and Tom Blumhorst and Bar bara German in third. Mike Fonteno won the Men’s Obstacle course with a time of 1:03.6, followed by Mike Michalka and Dan Copp, both with 1:06.5. The Women, who ran the same course, were led by Beth McAr thur, with a 1:07.2, while Carol Hemphill took second with a 1:10.4, and Laura Holmes placed third with a 1:16.1. The Bowling event entailed the total score of three games and the men were led by Ron Boenig with 511 pins With Roy Cook and Joe Bohlin close behind with 504 and 496. Laura Holmes took the Wo men’s Division handily with 460 pins, while Beth McArthur and v t From barker photography 846-2828 Northgate Ann Bockhorn of the Newts gets a single in the All-University Co-Rec Championship game against Plantation Oaks. For this and other results, see story at right. Barbara German took second and third with 430 and 295 pins. The Weightlifting was judged on the percentage of body weight that was lifted and was won, in the Men’s Division, by Mike Fonteno, who lifted 175.6% of his weight. Cody Birdwell took second with 144.2% and Don Raisor placed third with 134.8%. Carol Hemphill led the women by lifting 104% of her weight, closely followed by Beth McArthur with 102%, while Barbara German took third with 82%. Congratulations to all who par ticipated in these events, apd especially to the new IM Superstars! Super IM Summer is On the Way For all of you poor souls who have to spend the summer months studying at the Big-U, here is away to let off some of your extra energy — participate in the summer In tramural program! Entries for the first summer session close on Thursday, June 3 and play begins on Monday, June 7. Sports scheduled for this session are Softball, 3 Man Volleyball, 3 Man Basketball, Racketball Doubles, Tennis Singles, and Cross Coun try. Entry dates for the second term have notbeen set, but the activities will include Softball, 3 Man Vol leyball and Basketball, Handball Doubles, Tennis Doubles, and Golf Doubles. In addition to these events, be sure to look out for various Special Events throughout the summer which will be posted at the IM Of fice in DeWare Fieldhouse. Brady Gage, Athletic Officer for E-l accepts the all-year plaque and flag awards for the Military Division from Lt. Col. Don Johnson at the IM steak fry and awards banquet last week. E-l won by having the highest total points in their division this year. Gang Over Moses as Well as Hill The Over-the-Hill Gang, after coming back from a 3-0 deficit in the 6th inning, slid by Moses Hall in the 7th to win the All-University Softball Championship game, 4-3, last week. On a sacrifice play by James Martin, Gary Bellows came home and scored the run that put the Independent winners over the Civilian champs. In other IM Divisional action, D-l took the Fish Division, F-l won the Military, and the Wo men’s Division was topped by E Pluribus Unum (EPU). The Bullets defeated the Alchemists, 11-8 to I take the Recreational Division, and in a surprising upset, the Newts defeated Plantation Oaks, 19-9, to | take the Co-Rec Division and end the two year winning streak of the | latter. This ad is prepared under the direction of the Intramural of fice and is sponsored by McDonald’s on University Drive.