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October 14, 1976

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lalakoff Tigers Lose  Wills Point, 14-6 (elakoff's Tigers bed. Taking the ball on their ted a heroic defense all own 38 after the kickoff, the t but was unable to Tigers moved into the scor- ate enough offense to ing column on an eight-play victory from Wills drive capped by Larry ts Tiger team which Graves' 14-yard sweep to district match Friday paydirt. The extra point was blocked and the score stood was Malakoff's secon(J at 14-6. ict loss and Wills Point d district victory. iills Point went on the il late in the first quarter l 13-yard run by Sylves- !Spenser after Malakoff cerback Benny Rogers tbled on his own 37 yard e. The PAT put the WP bg out front 7-0. he two teams engaged in Saw battle with neither scoring until the fourth rter. rly in that period, Wills t took the ball on "the kkoff 40 after a punt, drove to paydirt in only i plays, with fullback Smith making the five-yard dash. With a PAT, the touchdown twills Point out front 14 p. ut the Tigers refused to I out the lights and go to With the seconds running out, Malakoff began a vali- ant effort at trying to tie up the score. Beginning the last series of downs from their own 14 yard line, Larry Graves carried for 25 yards to the Malakoff 37. Wes Holt added 9 yards to the 45, then lost two, but on a trap block Holt plunged to the Wills Point 49. But the Wills Point defense tightened and Mala- koff came to fourth down with 11 yards needed for a first down and only 30 seconds left on the clock. Eddie Arthus dropped back for a long pass, but the Wills Point Defenders trapped him for a three-yard loss and took over the football. The WP Tiger killed the remaining seconds and took the victory. ees Blank Wills Point ] y Rogers Givens in the end zone and !ie Malakoff Junior Var- blanked the Wills Point s 18-0 last Thursday on i, rainy night in Tiger tllTl. ills Point returned the kick-off to their own 'ard line. The Tiger se led by Bo Thompson onte Green wasted no showing the visiting team what they were On their second play scrimmage following a Point punt Reginald broke for a 27-yard a touchdown. The r two points failed and Tigers led 6-0. put together a tossed a beautiful 26-yard pass for the score. The attempt for two points failed and the Tigers led Wills Point 18-0 at the half. Malakoff never really threatened to score in the second half due to penalties and fired up Wills Point defense. Wills Point's offense had more success moving the ball. At one point midway through the final period they drove to the Tiger 11. But that drive was stopped when Bonnie Green recovered a fumble. The visiting Tigers once again drove deep into Mala- koff terrritory with 33 seconds remaining. But drive at the beginn- Malakoff's tough defense second stanza, rose to the occasion and held Chuck Chap- the visitors on the one-foot hand-off and ran it in line as time ran out. the two. Once again With the win the Tigers two point conversion upped their season record to Oct. 14, 1976-MALAKOFF NEWS-Page 7 Win A Cedar Lake Nursing ::: $25 Malakoff I11 Insurance Home Savings Bond Agency 226 N. Terry Citizens Malako.ff State Bank ......................... Prescription , . OFFICIAL ENTRY FORM Shoppe 489-0530 Pick The Winning Teams 129 N. Terry 489-1909 City Building SupplieSw. Royall Blvd.lnc" l Or,oo,,NAMEMailed And Post Dated No Later Than 489-0891 CITY For The Week Of Oct. 14 This Entry Form Must Be Deposited With The Malakoff News No Later Than 5:00-p.m. Friday Dulaney Auto Supply PHONE NO Circle Team You Pick To Win For Tie, Circle Both Teams Brownsboro at Malakoff Canton at Mabank 611 Hwy. 31 E. 489-1533 Van at Grand Saline Kemp at Kerens Wortham at Tnnidad Navarro Savings Association 502 Hwy. 31 E. 489-1957 C.&N Animal Health .............. ,,. Hwy. 31 489-1899 lea12ngvi]hePoiSCt|: 4m-0arkThey have a2-O district First Savings  Crandal, at Blooming Grove , Royail . 5:26 remaining in The jayvees journey to Edgew00d at Hubbard ara i h awlfhe t n haTigmernS 1B?  ote% T hrr  day (OrCotl & Loan  , at Texas A & M Insurance Dallas at SL Louis " " ....... \\;  219 N. Terry W Tie Breaker Agency --Malakoff vs. Brownsboro 510 W. Royall Blvd. 489-0520 __ Cowboys vs. SL Louis mm m me= .................................... Jt Malakoff Tanner BGT  ! BEERASs i  Food Fare Motor Co. . We re Behind You J  0538 r1292 -- All The Way. I   X,' !':"*"'"*  4,11 AI Inmon .Nlt -ii  Joe Tarrant I ,.,',. :l--I Ford Sales "  Oil Co. Lo,,,_ ....(,  " -  i r'   303 W" Rai' ad" r ]  b (Formerly Drake Oil Co.) 489-0506 ,m "  Malakoff, Texas "--/"  .;"'.11 , Julian ' Enter Our Sweepstakes For ,, ,  -.i ' Sand 0 Free Groceries Each  "- " - See Our Ad For Detail i Gravel I:', :-- Food-A-Rama  \\;\ 489-1600 203 E. Royall Blvd. 489-0514 z,   ,, ,,....,,i Kirby's , __ Malakoff !i _!" ! Department lr The Tigers News i To Add Your Name To This_ List I Store  All The Way! ,o, w. Main 126 N. Teny 489-1532 489-0531