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Thursday, March 20, 1975

THE MICHIGAN DAILY

Page Seven

Morett
By BRIAN DEMING
Junior centerman Angie Moretto was
selected last night as the Michigan hockey
team's Most Valuable Player for the
1974-75 season.
The award was presented at the an-
nual Hockey Awards Banquet held at the
Ann Arbor Inn and sponsored by the
Dekers Club.
The selection of Moretto came as no
surprise to Michigan hockey followers.
The 6-4 Toronto native came through with
30 goals for the Wolverines this season
averaging nearly a goal per game. Mo-
retto amassed 55 points for Michigan, 16
points more than any teammate.
Moretto has come into his own as
one of the premier centermen in the
WCHA. Placing his 210-pound frame
squarely in front of opponent goaltend-
ers, he used his size and strength to
stay there. A centering pass and a quick
slap of his stick was often followed with
a red light and a familiar leap of de-
light from the imposing centerman.
Scoring 65 goals already in his career
at Michigan, Moretto's reputation is in-
famous throughout the league. The ap-
pearance of number seven never fails to
arouse a healthy round of boos from rival
fans.
Dave Debol was the recipient of the
Most Colorful Rookie Award. One of ten

voted

MVP

freshmen on this year's squad, Debol
contributed 12 goals and 12 assists for the
Maize and Blue.
A Detroit native, Debol was particularly
instrumental in the demise of Michigan
State at Michigan's final home game
February 28. The freshman earned a hat
trick and then some, scoring four times
in Michigan's 11-8 triumph.
That victory and Michigan's subsequent
7-5 win over the Spartans the next night
at East Lansing were two important high-
lights of the 20-16 season. Those triumphs
gave Coach Dan Farrell's charges added
momentum in overcoming Colorado Col-
lege in the first round of the WCHA
(Western Collegiate Hockey Association)
playoffs.
Minnesota ended the Wolverines' NCAA
playoff hopes by outscoring Michigan 8-5
in the second round.
The season cannot be called a great
success although Michigan ended with
the most wins in 11 years for a Wolver-
ine hockey team. The dekers placed a
disappointing sixth in the WCHA.
However, the course of the long schedule
was interspersed with signs of excellence.
Besides the sweep of Michigan State and
the first round playoff victories, Michigan
upset Harvard 3-2, handing the Crimson
one of their four season losses.
The Maize and Blue also downed NCAA

champion Michigan Tech in three of their
five meetings.
Michigan is expected to be in the thick
of the WCHA title race next season losing
only five men from this year's squad.
Those five players received special recog-
notion for their efforts over the last four
years. Those seniors are captain Randy
Trudeau, Frank Werner, Gary Kardos,
Randy Neal, and Paul Paris.
The Wolverines will miss the leader-
ship of Trudeau. A particularly per-
sonable man as well as a fine defense-
man, the Chatham, Ontario native has
been captain of the Wolverine team over
the past two seasons. In his career at
Michigan 'Trudy' has compiled a total
of 20 goals and 11 assists.
Werner also received a special award
from the Dekers for scoring the first goal
in Yost Ice Arena. That was an unassisted
goal against Waterloo, November 2, 1973.
Freshman Kip Maurer was presented
with the Most Improved Player Award.
The Detroiter helped spark the late sea-
son drive and ended the year with a pair
of goals and four assits.
Receiving the Carl Isaacson Memorial
Trophy was defenseman Rob Palmer.
This honor is for academic as well as ath-
letic excellence. Palmer, a sophomore in
LSA ended the year with 3 goals and 13
assists.

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With the coming of spring, activity moves
The University's intramural tennis courts are
Palmer Field, Hoover Street and other locations.

back outdoors.
now open at

From Wire Service Reports
CHICAGO-The Big Ten has
named its Academic All-Confer-
ence team, and also named its
coach of the year, Bobby Knight
of Indiana.
The Academic team, named
for its prowess in the classroom
as well as on the court, was'
headed by Rick Schmidt of Illi-'
nois, Steve Grote of Michigan
and Steve Green of Indiana.
Rounding out the squad were
Dan Weston of Ohio State an.d
Dick Satterfield of Purdue.
Schmidt was named on 141
of the 145 ballots cast by the
sports' writers and broadcasters

Sports
NIGHT EDITOR.
JEFF LIEBSTER
Weston had a 3.46 on a 4.0
scale with a major in Real Es-
tate and Finance and Green
was 3.06 in Pre-Dentistry. Grote
had a 3.0 in Education.
M a k i n g honorable mention;
were Steve Ahfeld, Doug Allen.

and John Kamstra of Indiana,
Pete Brey of Wisconsin, Itoward
Comstock of Michigan aad Dave
Roberts of Illinois.
The announcement yestercay
marked the second time in the
last three years that Knight has
received coaching honors. Mich-
igan coach Johnny Orr won it
last year.
Knight's Hoosier charges
won the Big Ten title this year
and went undefeated in con-
ference play w i n n i n g 18
games. The Hoosiers are 30-0
overall.
Knight, who played at Onio
State, coached for six years at
Army before accepting the In-

diana post in 1971.
Knight received 131 first place
votes from the 148 voting mem-
bers of the media. On the basis
of a 5-3-1 system, Knight fin-
ished with a total of 571 points.
Gus Ganakas of Michigan Statel
was second in the voting as
State finished the season with a
17-9 record. Michigan's Johuny
Orr finished third in the voting.
The Blue were runner-ups to
Big T e n champion Indiania.
Michigan finished with a 19-8
slate.

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Basketball has finally concluded with Al Kelly's Has Been
handling the Nets 81-68 in the All-Campus final. Preston Pace
and Stan Grayson led the Has Been with 24 points each.
Grayson and Pace have been members of the All-Campus
championship basketball team for three consecutive years.
Pace, a native of Detroit, was a starting forward at the
University of Detroit during the playing days of Spencer Hey-
wood.

Grayson, who also hails from Motown, is currently in his covering the Big Ten. Green
final term at law school. He played varsity ball at Holy Cross, received 140 votes and Grote
and wasnamed the team's MVP. garnered 139.
Women's basketball climaxed when Couzens downed the SATTERFIELD had a 5.92
Bombers, 38-19. Karen Penegor led Couzens throughout the sea- average based on a 6.0 scale.
son with her rebounding and shooting. Mary Pratt did a fine His major is Industrial Manage-
job of playmaking and scoring, contributing 13 points in the final. ment. Schmidt had a 4.23 aver-
- ,, ...,V".age on a 5.0 scale in Agricul-

Exhibhition Baseball

AMERICAN LEAGUE

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Wzee metL
Last week's track meets produced some interesting
results as varsity cager Rick White showed deceptive speed
in recording the fastest single time in the 60-yd. dash.
EWhite, now working out as a tight end on the football team,
ran a 6.5 to take his heat, but succumbed to speedy gridder
Jim Smith in the Residence Hall final as Smith was clocked
at 6.7.
Little Gary Rizzo amazed all onlookers in the Fraternity
mile as the St. Clair Shores native ran a 4:26.5.
The Independent meet produced, as usual, a victory for
powerful Ubermensch, which has all but clinched the all-year,
all-sports title. In second place at the meet were a remarkable
foursome. Max Richardson, Mike Smith, Jim Bolden and Ray-
mond Jackson, running as the Crimson Studs, amassed 41 points
with first, third, fourth and fifth in the 60, the top three spots
in the 440, and a victory in the half-mile relay.
Reeves House won the Residence Hall division and Sigma
Phi took the Frat title. The women's meet was plagued by a
poor turnout, but a few bright performances were recorded.
More action
Volleyball is underway with the co-rec division being most
popular. There are more than 70 teams composed of both men
and women in the competitive and recreative divisions.
Once again the hours for the IM facilities have been changed.
For the rest of this term, the IM sports building will be open
as follows:*
Mon.-Fri.--8 a.m.-11 p.m.
Saturday-8 a.m.-S p.m.
Sunday-1:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. (family program)
5:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m. (open rec.)
(*all activities stop 1 hour before closing)
The rugby c1hib opens Its spring season this Saturday on
Palmer Field at 1:30 p.m., hosting Flint. This exciting, fast-
moving game, from which football may have been derived, is
catching on all over the country. If you've never seen ruggers
in action, check this one out.

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Boston College (21-7) vs
Kansas State (19-8)
MIDEAST REGIONAL
Dayton
Kentucky (23-4) vs
Central Michigan (21-5)
Indiana (30-0) vs
Oregon State (19-10)
MIDWEST REGIONAL
La Cruces, New Mexico
Cincinnati (22-5) vs
Louisville (25-2)
Maryland (23-4) vs
Notre Dame (19-8)
WEST REGIONAL
Portland
Arizona State (24-3)vs
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EXHIBITION BASEBALL
Los Angeles 4, Montreal 3
Cincinnati 1, New York (N) 0
Philadelphia 5, Boston 4, 13 inn.
Detroit 11, Kansas City 10, 10 inn.
Baltimore vs. Atlanta rained out
Chicago (A) 14, St. Louis 7
Texas 5, Houston 2
Milwaukee 8, California 4
San Francisco 7, Oakland 2
Sa Diego 5, Chicago (N) 4
Minnesota 5, New York (A) 1
NFIA
New Orleans 116, Philadelphia 115
Washington 97, Boston 80
NIH.
N.Y. Rangers 3, Vancouver 0
Atlanta 8, Toronto 7
N. Y. Islanders 3, Kansas City 1
Montreal 2, Boston I
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