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Page Nine

Wednesdoy, November 15, 1972 THE MICHIGAN DAiLY Page Nine

Club sports

Club sports. Ah yes, those are
the old-guys, now long past their
prime, who wander about the
ars of golf courses with big
green buttons proclaiming "I'm
Irish: In case of emergency give
me a beer" and who think
whopee cushions and signs say-
ing "Kick me, I are stupid" rank
among mankind's greatest
Actually this world harbors an-
other manner of club sports and
this university offers a number
of activities for those who would
wish to direct excess bodily en-
ergies in a constructive vein.
There for the choosing are
such diverse sports as rugby, la-
crosse, soccer, paddleball, volley-
ball, skiing, fencing, and a host
of others. Those who step to the
beat of a different drummer may
select the National Association
of Pershing Rifles, a drill team.
Women s t u d e n t s are offered
swimming, basketball, and field
hockey. Several of the above
mentioned sports such as cricket
and field hockey enter full ac-
tivity only in the late spring.
Sports clubs are, to a large
degree, aptly described by their
name. Each club is composed by
a collection of people sharing an
active interest in a sport who
have come together to join in
competition as individuals or as
members of a team.
The competition may take sev-
eral forms. Five of the clubs,
rugby, lacrosse, volleyball, soc-
cer, and cricket compete on an
extramural basis, that is with
opponents from outside the uni-
versity. ,
At the present time, members
of the handball club are compet-
ing among themselves in club
tournaments. Triumphant mem-
bers will later journey to the
regional tournaments meeting ac-

complished players of w
tribution. Perhaps some
will then earn an invitE
the national collegiate
The paddleball club is
gaged in the process of
ing other state schools
Eastern Michigan, M
State, and Western Mich
hopes of forming a stal
gram of competition.
Several times a year,1
Kwon Do Club, afficiai
Korean Karate, particil
tournaments with outside
but of late they have und
a striking venture. It1
hope to establish a brot
with a similar club at a
university and then ul'
meet with Japanese and
clubs, traveling to the
one year and hosting the
players the following yea
Just two weeks ago
tennis team was forme
they intend to play in cl
naments and possibly sen
players to national comp
Over the entire expans
club sports presides a
organization known as th
igan Sports Club Fe
whose purpose it is to p
foster, and develop a
sports of a non-varsity st
Beyond any doubt th
mural Department ser
equally significant role.
whole, their assistancei

than financial. Assistant Director
of the Intramural Sports Pro-
gram Dick Pitcher explained
that the department distributes
about $2,000 yearly, most of
which goes for travel purposes
to the five major extramural
clubs with due consideration
given to need as submitted by
budget and the demands of the
Yet this is merely a limited
ide dis- portion in comparison to the
players sums collected through member-
ation to ship dues and spent by the clubs.
tourna- From time to time, the depart-
ment serves as a buying agent
now en- for the clubs. As a bulk buyer
contact- the sports equipment so pur-
such as chased is less expensive, but the
Michigan funds employed are those of the
higan in clubs.
ble pro-
Direct financial assistance may
the Tae be prescribed; however, other
ndos of f o r m s of departmental help
pate in abound..
e clubs, The playing facilities such as
lertaken pools, gyms, and playing fields
is ttheir are supplied by the IM Depar -
herhood ment as is the supervision of
Korean the facilities. Maintainence of
timately the facilities is also assumed by
Korean the department.
Orient While the department itself
foreign does not enter into the internal
a table affairs of the autonimous clubs,
d, and it is willing toact in an advisory
b tour- capacity so that a club sport
d some may be established and to pub-
etition. licize the sport to students
e of the through its channels of com-
student munication.
e Mich- Efforts are now being expend-
deration ed by interested individuals to
romote, initiate bicycle, waterpolo and
ll club judo clubs and to revive the
t Intra- archery club. Interest and par-
ves an ticipation in the clubs has ex-
On the perienced amazing growth in the

LA tips Bucks;
Bockers romp
By The Associated Press with the Knicks leading 79-73 and
MILWAUKEE-Jerry West pour- the Suns never got closer than
ed in 15 of his 26 points in the four points.
fourth quarter last night, rallying The victory, 14th in 17 games,
the Los Angeles Lakers to a 95-92 enabled the Knicks tb pull within
National Basketball Association a half-game of the Atlantic-leading
victory over the Milwaukee Bucks. Boston Celtics. The loss halted a
Happy Hairston, Gail Goodrich five-game Phoenix winning streak.
and Wilt Chamberlain added 16 *
points each for the Lakers, who
won the teams' first meeting since Seattle bulled
Los Angeles eliminated Milwaukee
in last season's Western Confer- CHICAGO-Norm Van Lier and
ence playoffs en route to the NBA Howard Porter combined for 18
title. points during a fourth-quarter
The Bucks, (town 82-76 with six splurge that carried the Chicago
minutes left, pulled to an 86-86 tie Bulls to a 97-80 triumph over the
on Oscar Robertson's basket with Seattle SuperSonics last night in
2:52 remaining. A 25-foot shot by a National Basketball Association;
Hairston put Los Angeles in front game.
to stay. The Bulls, winning their 10th
After Goodrich stole the ball from game in 14 starts, dealt Seattle its
Milwaukee's Kareem Abdul Jab- eighth straight setback.
bar, Chamberlain put in stuff shot The Bulls could not gain an ad-
at the two-minute mark. vantage until early in the fourth
The Lakers' Bill Bridges stole quarter when Porter replaced Bob
the ball on Milwaukee's next trip Love.
up the court, and West followed Porter, who has been on the
with a layup to make the Laker bench all season, and Van Lier,
lead 92-86 with 1:40 left. who wound up with 28 points, scor-
Abdul-Jabbar led Milwaukee with ed six points between them in the
37 points and 16 rebounds. Cham- first two minutes and Chet Walker
berlain, with 15 rebounds, and added a basket while Seattle was
Hairston, with 11, gave the Lakers held scoreless.
58-45 rebound control. * * *

AP Photo
CHICAGO GUARD Bob Weiss chases a loose ball in last night's win over Seattle 97-80. Desperately
trying to latch on to the elusive ball for the Supersonics are guard Dick Snyder and center Jim

Fox (31).
Huskles d
The return of Sonny Sixkiller was
"a very important part" of Wash-
ington's 30-21 victory over pre-
viously eighth-ranked UCLA, ac-
cording to Huskie head coach Jim
Owens. "You have difficulty against
real top teams when you don't have
somebody like that in the lineup,"
remarked Owens, now in his six-
teenth year at Washington.

is other

past several years.

Hawks (Barry)ed
Knicks surge ATLANTA-Rick Barry sparked
SIXKll LLER STA 'a fourth-period Golden State surge,
NEW YORK-Walt Frazier scor- leading the Warriors to a 114105
ed 32 points and Bill Bradley fired National Basketball Association
in 30, pacing the New York Knicks victory over the Atlanta Braves
T ow er ][ clan s' o ses to a 103-97 National Basketball last night.
Association victory over the Phoe- With Golden State trailing 88-84
nix Suns last night. entering the final quarter, Barry,
Sixkiller made his return worth- ington, leaving them with only one In a tight battle throughout, the who finished with 19 points, sunk
while, completing nine passes for conference loss. The battle between Knicks took a 75-73 lead with 21/2 a 20-foot jumper with 4:04 left to
212 yards. "No. 6" has now passed the Trojans and the Bruins in Los minutes left in the third period play and put the Warriors ahead
for over three miles in his career. Angeles this Saturday will be sure when Dean Meminger scored a to stay at 101-100.
His prime target against the Bruins to display the best from these two basket off a feed from Dave De- Barry added two more baskets
was John Brady with five recep- Pacific Eight titans. Busschere. for a 106-100 Golden State lead and
t Washi wl b Bradley then hit two straight the Warriors stayed comfortably in
Bonh Washington a n d UCLA Washin onSta e in a rival ns jump shots to close out the period front the rest of the way.
boast fine quarterbacking talent. spirited as the Michigan-Michigan, -
Mark Harmon of UCLA has led State -battles. Washington State is
his Bruins effectively past several coming off an upset victory over j
highly touted teams, particularly Stanford.
Nebraska. However, Washington' _ _ _ _ _ _ _
stifled Harmon's passing attack ---n i Year in G
.l S CO I S in Freiburg
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Rugger opponents gain muscle
as area cOmnetitinn. iTmnrrnTs

;- - - - v -.- W - u ' m - - ' vHe is referring, of course, to Six-
1 killer's re-appearance on the grid-
By CHUCK DRUKIS never lost to before in the six years accumulating needless penalties. iron after a month-long absence
It has taken ten years, but the of competition. The Cobras have The Redskins finally broke through due to a knee injury. Washington's
brand of rugby played in midwest- over the past few years undertak- with two minutes to go in the only two losses, to Stanford and
ern North America has evolved en the task of learning the finesse game on a grub kick into the end- Southern California, were attributed
from a fundamental state which of other teams and incorporating zone which they recovered for a largely to the absence of their star
most English gradeschools would the moves into their own game 7-4 win. quarterback.
rip to shreds to an upgraded ad- plan. Consequently, Detroit has The ruggers close out the fall Owens cited the "good balance
vanced version. emerged as one of the standout ?season with a game against Palm- between offensive and defensive
The early rugby powers, such city teams of 1972. er College this Saturday and OSU play" as a major factor in their
as Michigan, Notre Dame, and The Big Blue then ran off three on Thanksgiving Saturday. Palmer upset win noting the good ball
Wisconsin, are no longer able to consecutive victories over Toron- captured the NCAA championship control and fine running with
count on winning three-fourths of to (12-6), Notre Dame (16-0), and in Virginia last spring while Mich- only one turnover on offense andj
their schedules without difficulty, Michigan State (10-6). With the igan placed eighth. The Blue have
and having to play their best only exception of theNotre Dame con- never defeated Palmer in fivetyebytstadefothquarter
against each other. test, the Blue encountered virtualyerofcm tionbuinhs play by the defense that held the
years of competition, but inti
Furthermore, the early teams stalemates, but determination and autumn of upsets, a win may lie Bruins scoreless to preserve the
were heavily stocked with gradu- fitness earned Michigan last mon- just over the horizon for Michigan. victory.
ate students and foreign exchange ute victories.
students. But nowrman of the When Michigan played the Chi- ( m''...................
outstanding ruggers are undergrad- cago Lions, they met probably the;nc Sn
uates who have become exposed to best team in the midwest. Chi-I Conference Standings
the game through its increasing cago, also a city team, continu-
popularity, and who have manag- ously frustrated Michigan's of- WCHA
ed to break themselves of old foot- fense, and capitalized on all avail- W-L Pts.
ball habits which were more of a able breaks to hand the Blue its Denver 2-0 8
detriment than an asset. first shutout in many years, 9-0. Michigan State 20 8
Michigan has had its ups and Of Michigan's three losses, per- North Dakota 3-1 6
downs this season, not so much be- haps the most unexpected one was Michigan Tech 2-0 4
cause the quality of play or players last week against Miami of Ohio. Notre Dame 2-0 4
has gone down hill, but the corn- The Redskins, narrowly losing to Wisconsin 1-1 2
petition has become noticeably OSU 33-32 sported a powerful of- MICHIGAN 1-3 2
better. The Blue opened the sea- fense but poor defense. However, Colorado College 1-3 2
son with a 14-3 victory over Pur- Michigan who has not had a pow-
due, but then fell to a city team, erful scoring offense, wasted nu- Minnesota 0-2 0
Detroit Cobras, a team they had merous scoring opportunities by' Minnesota-Duluth 0-4 0

picking off three interceptions as
the Bruins completed only eight
UCLA was forced to depend on
their4ground game whichrolled
up 348 yards. It was headed by
Randy Tyler with 108 yards in
13 carries. Harmon displayed
some of his own running prowess
with 101 yards in 14 tries. TheP
Bruins, however, lost the ballf
twice on fumbles.
The rushing leader for the Hus-
kies was Glenn Bonner with 89
yards. Fullback Pete Taggares
punched over the goal line four
times for Washington's touchdowns.
This week UCLA finds themselves
facing cross-town rival and top
ranked Southern California. After
their performance a g a i n s t the
Huskies, UCLA's visions of an up-
set and hopes of a Rose Bowl berth
are somewhat dim. However, the
Bruins, you may recall; came up
with an upset at the onset of the
season with a victory over the
"No. 1" Cornhuskers. Since then
they lost to Michigan and Wash-

Baltimore 104, Houston 103
Golden state 114, Atlanta 105
Chicago 97, Seattle 80
New York 103, Phoenix 97
KC-Omaha 106, Buffalo 100
Los Angeles 95, Milwaukee 92
Carolina 127; Virginia 118
Montreal 7, New York (I) 2
Minnesota 4, Los Angeles 1
Philadelphia 4, Chicago 3

First Informational Meeting
Nov. 15, 1972-7:30 p.m.
Lecture Room No. l-MLB
All students interested in attending the Uni-
versity of Freiburg should come to this meeting.




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kProfessional Lea ue Standings

New York~
Los Anger

Eastern Conference
Atlantic Division
w L
13 1
s14 3
3 12
hia 1 16
Central Division
8 8
7 8
7 9
5 12
Western Conference
Midwest Division
e 11 4
10 4
ha 8 8
5 9



Golden State 11 4
Phoenix 8 6.
Seattle 4 12
Portland 2 11
Tonight's Games
Phoenix at Boston
Seattle at Kansas City-Omaha
Los Angeles at Detroit


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Last weekend's results
Notre Dame 5-8, MICHIGAN 2-5
Michigan State 5-6, Minnesota-Duluth 4-3
Denver 6-4, Minnesota 2-3
North Dakota 5-8, Colorado College 4-6
Michigan Tech 6-10, Waterloo 2-3
Wisconsin 10-13, Colgate 3-1
Friday-Saturday games
Michigan Tech at MICHIGAN
Colorado College at Wisconsin
Michigan State at Minnesota
North Dakota at Duluth
Notre Dame at Denver

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