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12 SPIRIT OF JEFFERSON Farmer's ADVOCATE THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7,19T8 Pictured above is the 1978 Jefferson High School jayvee squad, opening its season tonight at 7 o'clock at home against the tough Thomas-Johnson Jayvees, from Frederick, Maryland. This year's squad, coached by Bob Rizzo and Cbarlie Scott, is loaded with sophomores, thirty-one of them, bailed as the biggest turnout of tenth graders in many years and according to Varsity Head Coach Jim Kessel, a "good sign for football's future at Jefferson High." Coupr Jayvees Open Season Tonight vs. T J The Jefferson High School Junior Varsity, the Little Cougars, open their season tonight at 7 o'clock at the Jef- ferson +High stadium at Shenandoah Junction, facing the junior Patriots of Thomas Johnson High of Frederick, Md, As is the case with unknown quantities, it is impossible to suggest the outcome of this game, particularly because it is the first outing of the season for +beth hail clubs. However, one thing is for sure ... Jefferson Jayvee Coach Bob Rizzo and his newly-acquired assistant, Charlie Scott, cannot hide the pleasure they feel over having a 35-man roster; nor the fact that the roster shows a turnout of 31 sophomores with only four juniors. This bodes well for the future of Jefferson High football, as Varsity Head Coach Jim Kessel has already mentioned. Getting back to tonight's game against Thomas Johnson, Coach Rizzo said he'll be going with the run almost exclmively in this initial encounter, although he won't disdain the pass if needed. Offensive adjustments will be made as needed. On the other hand, he'll set up his defenses to stop the pass- oriented Patriots who will, he believes, come out throwing under a new coaching system. There Will be size on the Little Cougars... Tim Longerbeam, a defensive tackle at a mere 270; Ralph Dinges, an offensive Thoma00Johnson Host + To Jefferson Cougars Schoolboy Football Jefferson High's Cougars, who are spending practice sessions trying to iron out mechanical mistakes which cost them victory in their initial start last Friday, will tackle another tough foe this week. The Cougars will trek to Frederick, Md., to meet the Patriots of Thomas-Johnsonj High, at the TJ stadium at 8 o'clock Friday evening. While one can always count on Thomasdohnson to provide good competition, this may not be the year of the Patriot. They'll be operating under new head coach Drew Zwald, who hopes to put together a cohesive unit that will perform well before the season progresses too far. In the meantime, Jefferson Head Coach Jim Kessel, pleased with his defense, but hoping for continuity from his offense, has been drilling the Cougars long and hard all week long, following a 7 to 6 loss to Loudoun Valley. Jefferson came through the opener with a minimum of in- juries. The lone exception was Defensive End Bernie Boswell who suffered a jammed neck and spent several days in the hospital. He's out now, but when he'll return to action is problematical. The Cougars will continue to depend upon the running of Quarterback Scott Walker and Setbacks David Diehl and Tony Smith. Expect Walker to throw, primarily to his flanker, Raymond Hosby, who scored Jefferson's lone touchdown last week. As for TJ, starters returning include Tailback Kelvin Ran- dall, Tight End Mike Rinehard, Center Danny Main and Tackle Scott Zimmerman. Kessel and his staff watched Thomas Johnson in a controlled scrimmage against Damascus, Md., last week. And the con- sensus was, "look for TJ tol continue to run the football,'l going to the pass only in tight I situations. [ Elsewhere, Martinsburg High's Bulldogs, victorious in their opener against Keyser last' Friday, will travel to Cum- berland, Md., for a Cumberland Valley Athletic League contest with Allegany High's Campers l at Fort Hill Stadium Game time is 8 o'clock. Mnsselman High of Inwood, beaten 21 to 7 by Berkeley Springs last Friday, will play at home, hosting West Virginia Deaf School of Romney. The Applemen,partial victim of their own mistakes against Berkeley, are favored to post victory number one on the season. The Hedgesville High Eagles, who battled Broad Run, Va., to a scoreless deadlock last Satur -m day, will also be at home, taking on Francis Scott Key High of' Frederick, Md. It's the opener for the Marylanders, and they'll be in the role of an underdog to the Class Triple A Eagles. On the college front, it's Shepherd hosting Shippensburg, dealt with in detail elsewhere on these sport pages; and the West Virginia University Moun- taineers meeting Richmond at Mountaineer Field in Morgantown. Frederick Players+ Win Single00 Hagerstown Couple Win Doubles in Jeffmon Tennis Toumey It was almost an all-Maryland finish in the Fourth Annual Jefferson County Op tennis tournament staged last week, with a Frederick couple winning the men's and women's singles championship and a Hagerstown couple winning the men's doubles. , Kitty Thornton and Pare Pierce, both outstanding young Charles Town tennis players and former Jefferson High stars, salvaged the Women's Doubles crown for Charles Town and Jefferson County by defeating Sarah, Reusing and Olivia Reusing, hath of Hagerstown, by scores 6-3 and 6.4. In the men's doubles, it was the Hagerstown duo of John: Frank and Joe Clark that won the doubles crowp and they defeated Ron Carpenter, and John Lombardl, both of Uneslmrg, Va., by ores of 74[ and 4. In the mixed doubles it was ! Nancy Rue of Hagerstown, Md., and Dan Starltper of Martinsburg, who won the championship by defeating Carol Moore and John Lomhardi of Leosburg, 6-1 and 7-5. In other action in the oham- plonship division of play, young Harry Baker of Charles Town gave Phil Hammond of Frederick a real battle before losing the singles championship to Hammond in sets of 6-2, 4-6 and 6-0. , In the women's singles it was Jody Tamey of Frederick, who won the crown by defeating JoAnna Heckman, of Mar- tinsburg, 6-1 and 6-0. In the men's singles Een m Carpenter of Leesburg, defeated Roger Park of Shepherdetown, by score of 6-4 and 6-3. In the women's doubles 31 years and up, it was Dorls Car pealer of Leesburg and, Nancy Gray of Leesburg, who defeated Ann Hilton and Linda Spunich of! Omrles Town 6-1 and 6.4. tackle, 190 pounds; Glen Robinson, a fireplug type guard, 180 pounds.., just to name a few. Here's the way Coach Rizzo plans to set up his offense: Quarterback, Brian Jones; halfbacks, Brian Grove and Bobby Lebida; fullbacks' Gary Carley, Curtis Rutherford and Dwight Jackson; Ends, Joey Kessel and Harry Armstrong; tackles, Mark Brannon and Dinges; Guards, James Gibbs and Robinson; and center, John Causer. Defensively, in the secondary, it will be A.J. Newman and Carley, halfbacks; Armstrong and Jackson, corner backs; James Edwards, safety; and Gibbs the middle linehacker. .AAAAAAAAAA qvryv VVVV VV V - MEN'S GOLF COSTY CARAS A A Ak A A A Ak,AA.Ak ir-Ny -Ny-Nr-Nr-Nv-Nr Nr  My The annual Father-Sot tournament was held at Sleepy Hollow last Sunday, but club professional Jake Pugh stole the limelight with his first ever hole- in-one. Playing in a foursome with Russell Miller, Lloyd (Junior) Jones and your scribe Pugh negotiated the par three 185-yard number 17 in magnificant fashion as he or-- chestrated a five wood right on target for an ace. , It was the first hole-in-one for the 62 year-old golf whiz+ whose jubilamt elation over the event infected all those who "were in proximity. 'Tve been trying for this all my life," shouted Pugh, "It's been a long time in coming. 1 thought I'd never get an ace. l've hit the flag on numerous tries, had the hall roll right to the flag many times, but today's hole-in- one has to be the biggest thlill I've had on the golf course." As soon as word spread throughout the course Pugh was inundated with well wishers and pats on the back. As is traditional, Pugh Went for a week's wagers buying beer for the+ delighted Sleepy Hollow members on hand. Meanwhile Oliver Kastle and Craig Kastle teamed up for a two stroke victory in the Father Son,affair, turning in a net 141, which was two strokes better than the Austin-Johnny Myatt duo 143. Three more strokes back were Phil and Billy Boggs ' at 146, tied with Bill and Steve Roth for third place honors. John and Chet Hines' 147 took fourth place honors. An Eagle on the number 10 hole by Craig Kastle was the deciding blow for the Kastle forces. Hitting a booming drive to Start the back nine, the younger Kastle used a wedge from 85 yards out, holed the shot it hat proved the winning margin after 18 holes. It marked the fWst time that young Kastle broke 80 i at the local course.who posted 40- 38-78 for a net 63. Meanwhile Oliver Kastle was 48-43-91 for a net 78. Complete Fa(her-son scores: follow: Oliver-Craig Kastle 141; Austin-John Myatt 143; Phil, Billie Boggs 146; Bill-Steve Roth 146; Bill-Keith Kave 148; Jim. Don Dennison 148; Charles- Frank Slusher 148; Carl.Bi, Up front defensively, it will be Causer and Brannon at the tackles; while the noseguard will be Robinson. These are the probable starters, says Coach Rizzo, but a lot more will see action. "The objective," says Rizzo, "is to ee that every member of the [uad gets an opportunity to Dlay." Here's the complete Jefferson High Jayvee football schedule: Sept. 7 Thomas Johnson home Sept 13 James Wood away Sept. 20 Loudonn County home Sept. 27 Hedgesville home Oct.4 Handley home Oct. 17 James Wood home Oct. 27 Georgetown Prep home Game times will vary from :ontest to contest. Merchant 151; Mike-John .Joseph 152; Wells-Frank Fargo 154; Phil-Mike Minke 149; John- Chet Hines 147; MarLy-John Blackford 154; Jerry-Jeff Ripple 151; Chuck-Ken Bradley 160. This Sunday's tournament features the Ladies Florida Scramble. Always one of the most supported of the ladies- men affairs, entries have been brisk for this renewal. Interest members are urged to sign up before Friday's deadline. The Fall-Member will ,be spotlighted Saturday-Sunday September 16-17. Was nice to see young Sham Menon, latest of the youngsters to be bitten by the golf bug,playing a round of nine holes accompanied by young Mikey Boggs. These youngsters will be heard from in the near future. TURF CLUB From Page 11 23. The Traveller Stakes, also a $10,O00-added event for West Virginia bred but for 3-year-olds and up. Both events are at seven furlongs.. The final stakes of the season will be the $10,000-added Mountaineer Stakes for 3-year- olds and up at one mile and an eighth. It will be contested on Saturday, December 2. During the Summer meet fans have been treated to a new look at the Charles Town Turf Club. A new coat of paint on the inside of the plant, plenty of new shrubbery and new carpeting and chairs in the Skyline Terrace are among the visible changes A new racing strip was built daring the early months of the year and has proven to be one d the best around. MEDICAL AND 8URGICAL PATIENTS ADMITTED Calvin Thompson, Shepherd- stewn; James Edwards, Har- pers Ferry; Gerald Holler, Bakerton; John Carroll, Kearneysville; Kevin Pen- delto; Harpers Ferry; Linda Hough, Charles Town; Vel Maike, Ranson; Elsie Seal, Ranson; Boyd Staubs, Harpers Ferry; Bessie Reynolds, Har- pers Ferry; Linda Barley, Harpers Ferry; Edna Turner, Summit Pt.; Bertha Cun- ningham, Ranson; Ellen Wilt, Harpers Ferry; Brenda Cross, Charles Town; John Rutherford, Charles Town; Jack Swain, TENNIS STROKES BIDDY SMOOT . Many thanks to Marge Fargo for hostessing our covered-dish picnic at her home. We really enjoyed the good food, the MOMENT OF GLORY -- Jefferson High's Cougars dropped a close, 7 to fellowship, the swimming and decision to Loudoun Valley's Vikings in the opening game of the season the tennis, even though some both clubs at the Jefferson stadium at Shenandoah Junction. But there rain did detract us several .least one moment of glory for Jefferson when Quarterback Scott times, tossed a 26-yard scoring pass to Flanker Raymond Hosby (above) Scores accorded in the sum- mer playoffs were: Singles,. for the lone Jefferson tally. The Cougars threatened on at least three group A - Linda Spunich over casions, but mechanical mistakes hurt their efforts. This week, Mary Ann Hammann, 6-2, 7-5; plays Thomas Johnson at Frederick, Md. (Photo by William R. Harner). Claudia Testa over Gall Price, 7- 6, 6-4, Linda Spunich over Claudia Testa, 7-6, 6-4 to win the championship with Claudia finishing second, and Mary Ann over Gall, 6-3, 6-4, to wrap up third place. Group B: Lena + Kruger over Carrie Showen, 6-1, 6-0;Meehan,Pat 7-6,Dpsn6-4; LenaVer Kruger Pat over Pat Dopson, 6-1, 6-4 to capture first place, Pat Dopson,  second place, and Pat Meehan over Carrie Showen, 6-2, 6-4 to finish 3rd place. In doubles, Jodie Carter - Carrie Showen over Mary F. Hackman - Gall Smallwood, 6-1, 6-0; Pat Meehan - AudPey Buckles over Mary Elinor Peters - Jennie Sue Koll, forfeit. Jodie Carter - Carrie Showen .... over Pat Meohan Audrey Buckles, 6-4, 6-4 - Jodie and Carrie clinching 1st place, Pat and Audrey, 2nd place. Mary F. Hackman - Gall Smallwood ROOF, OTHER FINISHING TOUCHES PUT ON STAGE AT JEFFERSON gained 3rd place with a forfeit from Mary Elinor Peters - COUNTY FAIR GROUNDS JUST HOURS BEFORE FAIR GOT UNDERWAY Jennie Sue. Mary Elinor had a pulled muscle and couldn't play. . It was a rush job and one of the last chores of a host of volunteer workers Congratulations to Linda, Lena before the 26th annual Jefferson County Fair got underway, last Monda Jodie and Carrie for winning ternoon at the Jefferson County Fair grounds. The job was that of their division in the summer roof On the stage at the Fair grounds, along league Tony Erchak was elected And the above picture shows what the stage looked like after work on it president of the women's league been completed Sunday evening, Aug. 27. just hours before the spotlight and joAnn Perkins will continue turned upon the nightly entertainment phases of the fair. The cost of as secretary-treasurer. Serving the stage was defrayed by the Extension Homemakers Clubs of on the telephone committee are: County, with the work all being done by volunteers who Are extremely ! Jane Clendening, Gall terested in the fair and it's growth. (Photo by Jim Tabb) Smallwood, Clissy Funkbeuser, . . and Barb Stradar. We would appreciate some other volun- NEWBORN "Two can live as cheap as one, NOVEMBER 7TH IS Leers, too. Mr and Mrs. Meredith Miller, but it costs them twice as TION DAY. EXERCISE Just so many of you might Frederick, Md Aug. 27, Baby much." Frank Sullivan OPTION AND know the caliber of tennis the Boy. Jefferson Women have Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Martin, displayed, in intercity camp- Rippon, W. Va., Aug. 29, Baby OUR FINEST etition Jefferson defeated Girl. BUILT'iN Berryville to finish the season Mr. and Mrs. Dexter Lacy, / undefeated in all matches Bunker Hill, W.Va., Aug. 29, POTSCRUBBER II + against Berryville, Winchester Baby Girl, and Hagerstewn Good show ! to Mr. and Mrs Paul Gaz- DISHWASHER all women who participated in tambide, Charles Town, W.Va.,  I those events. Aug. 30, Baby Girl. L In closing this article, I would Mr. and Mrs. Richard ,m- -- ..... ":-:J ++? our tennis league, "thank you so 2, Baby Boy. much" to GaLl Price, our out Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Lee going president. Gall worked Stillions, Ranson, W.Va., Sept. 4, tirelessly, fairly, and honestly Baby Girl. to serve and 151ease seventy - women tennis players, and that =u was no easy job. It was my Tahiti, tdi, pleasure to work with Gall in the hrm league and I've never known a For e Pl'e +--+a++ :;00ili: minded person than she. So, t  [HMM* Gaff, please accept from all of us to you - 'thanks for a job well '' done.' Ranson; Janet Benjamin, Kearneysville; Sandra Lang, Charles Town; Carolyn Nick, ' i on Sound Insulated Harpers Ferry. * ..... ; _ THE SWIMMING POOL CENTER 1118 Berryvflle Ave. (ocro. From Nichols) WINCHESTER, VA. Dial-A-Level + Upper Rack 5-Color Pack Reversible SPECIAL s379's Plus Delivery Installation Charge 326 E. Third Avenue, Ranson, W.Va. ACROSS FROM OLD HOSPITAL Sarah Everts, Charles Town; Mary Fuss, Charles Town; Tammy Curry, Ranson; Elizabeth Grantiand, Harpers Ferry; Marshall Weller, Charles Town; Catherine Degrange, Middletown; Randolph Butler, Shenandoah Jct.; Betty Wilfong, Ranson; Virginia Birkitt, Ranson; Tammy Fadley, Ranson; Cynthia Rockwell, Kearneysville; John Leopold, Knoxville, Md.; Ollv|a Jackson, Charles Town; Deborah Jen- nings, Charles Town; Daniel Ororke, Altona, Pa.; Robert Yagel, Harpers Ferry; Beulah ' Charles Town; Anna Nick, Wilfong, HalRown; Belie Lamp, Harpers Ferry. Ranson; Chaplin Curry,Summit James Guinn, Charles Town; [ Pt.; MlcheUe ott, Charles Town; / Rebecca Olenn, Kearneysvtlie; Margaret Johnson, Ranson; Stanley Bailey, Charles Town; Eugene Mills, Harpers Ferry; Raymond Jackson, Clarles Arnpld Custer, Summit Pt. Town, Donna Taylor, Kear-: ' neysvilleT' steve Holiskey, i Elenora Lebon, Kear- Charles Town; Grace Pretre +neysville; America Combs, Ranson; Kimberly Harder, Harpers Ferry; Alfred Kidwell, Summit Pt.; Theresa Whit- Harpers Ferry, Berlin Fitz: tington, Ranson; Patricia. Sifter, water, Harpers Ferry; Norman Bunker Hill; George ginn, Fraiey, Millville; + Karri Kearnbeysville; Robin Marsh, iCameron, lanson; Windy Halltown, Vickie Penwell, Chapman, Harpers Ferry; Ranson; Bernard Boswell, Ellery Fowler, Harpers Ferry; Harpers Ferry; Edna Welty,! Robert Weiss, Rockvtlle, Md,;' Halltown;Harpers FerryBetha; Agnes Pinckttt,Manuel' i !Brendapaula Weaver,Lay' BnmswtCk,Richmond, d.;va.; 6RADIN6 - BLACKTOPPING - FENCIN6 Charles Town; Mabel Carper, Donna Burke, Ranaon; Cathy  AFTER @ PM - 817)' j Charles Town; Betty Kuser,, Wagner, Harpers Ferry; Cheryl Kearneysville; Sandra Coffman, *.Reynolds, Brunswick, Md.; Lilly I CharlesTon; Fred.e Ford, Coleman, Charles Town. 30, tal w ke Rur Llr ha sed ?ai Ions ore