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Coming up on News 7 at 11...
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A former state delegate, accused of molesting a teenage boy, is shot in Bristol.
Witnesses describe what happened when a balcony collapsed at the University Of Virginia
And Air Force pilot Kelly Flinn is still fighting to avoid a court-martial.
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ANCHOR=Eric
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News 7 at 11 is next.

Balcony-Collapse


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=97-29
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People at the University Of Virginia say there was no warning, it just happened.
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A balcony collapsed just a few minutes before graduation ceremonies began.
One person was killed and about 20 were injured.
People on the balcony were reportedly trying to get a good view of the ceremony, when one of the supports gave way.
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((20:03:38 BRIAN EVERITT/WITNESS; ALL OF A SUDDEN WE HEAR THIS RUMBLING AND I LOOKED OVER HERE AND ALL OF A SUDDEN YOU COULD SEE TWO PARTS OF THE PAVILION, THE ONE PART STARTING TO CAVE IN AND JUST COLLAPSED TO THE GROUND. 20:03:07 RICH COLLINS/UVA PROFESSOR; I WAS JUST AT THE POINT OF COMING UNDER THE ROOF THAT COLLAPSED WHEN IT COLLAPSED, AND SOMETHING HIT ME ON THE WAY DOWN AND INJURED MY EYE AND MY CHEEK. ))
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SUPER=01-Rich Collins/UVA Professor; :11
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UVA officials say the balcony was NOT overloaded.
The estimate between 4 and 10 people were on it when it fell.
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John-Brown


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=abr
TAPE#=97-19
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Former Virginia State Delegate John C. Brown is in fair condition after being shot today.
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According to police, two masked men poured gasoline on Brown's front lawn and set it on fire about 5:30 this morning.
When Brown stepped outside to investigate, one of the men apparently opened fire.
Brown is in fair condition in Bristol Regional Medical Center with a gunshot wound in his left shoulder. In 1996, Brown was accused of molesting a teenage boy.
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Zaire


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


Rebel troops continue marching into Zaire's capital city.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Kinshasa, Zaire;


The rebels were unopposed, as Zaire's prime minister ordered the country's armed forces back to their barracks, and called on the international community to prevent a blood bath.
Rebel leader Laurent Kabila is ordering soldiers loyal to ousted president Mobutu to surrender.
Kabila has suspended the country's constitution, and says he will form a new government within 72 hours, creating the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Despite urging by western diplomats, so far Kabila has NOT made any mention of future elections.

Flinn


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


Air Force pilot Kelly Flinn's lawyer hasn't given up hope of a discharge instead of a court-martial.
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Flinn is charged with committing adultery, and disobeying orders.
She asked the airforce to delay the court-martial so she could request an honorable discharge... the Airforce refused.
Flinn and her attorney will still seek a delay at a Tuesday hearing.
Speaking on the CBS program 60 minutes, Flinn said she decided to ask for a discharge so she can carry out a normal life.
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((LT. KELLY FLINN/AIR FORCE PILOT; I'VE DEDICATED MY ENTIRE LIFE IN PURSUIT OF MY DREAMS TO FLY IN THE AIRFORCE, AND IT'S DIFFICULT TO WALK AWAY FROM SOMETHING.))
SUPER=01-Lt. Kelly Flinn/Air Force Pilot;
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Flinn says if the Air Force offers a general discharge INSTEAD of an honorable discharge, she'll refuse, and continue with the court martial proceedings.
If convicted she faces a possible 9 years in prison.
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Abduction


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=97-30
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A retired F-B-I agent who has investigated dozens of child abduction cases says whoever killed the Lisk sisters will probably strike again.
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use file tape from 97-26, Missing-Girls; & 597-18, 5-Missing-Girls;
Clinton Van Zandt -- a Spotsylvania resident who started a private security firm after retiring from the F-B-I -- spoke at a small community meeting held yesterday at the high school where 15-year-old Kristin Lisk was a student.
Kristin and her 12-year-old sister were taken from their home earlier this month. Their bodies were found 40 miles from home.
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Boty-Folo


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11
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TAPE#97-18
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Police are still investigating a car accident on alternate route 220 that sent six people to the hospital last night.
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Worrell M. Delaney of Roanoke apparently ran a red light then struck another car traveling along alternate route 220.
According to police beer bottles thrown from the truck were found at the scene. Officials believe drunk-driving may have been a factor in the accident.
Another passenger in the truck and four people in the car suffered minor injuries.
They were taken to Roanoke Memorial Hospital, treated and released.
Police are still investigating the accident and charges are pending against the driver of the truck.
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Emergency-Medical


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-37
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Fire and Rescue personnel are trained to respond to your call for help.
Members of these Emergency Medical Services agencies often risk their lives to save others and now their efforts are being recognized.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


Nationally, this is E-M-S Week.
Officials at To the Rescue, the E-M-S museum in Tanglewood Mall, say this is the time to commend all the men and women who make a difference in the lives of many.
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((ANDREE BROOKS/TO THE RESCUE EXEC. DIRECTOR: IT'S SUCH A VALUABLE SERVICE. SOME OF THE METROPOLITAN AREAS HAVE CAREER PEOPLE WHO DO THIS SERVICE BUT IN RURAL AREAS THEY WOULDN'T HAVE LIFE-SAVERS AT ALL IF IT WASN'T FOR VOLUNTEERS.))
SUPER=01-Andree Brooks/To The Rescue Exec. Dir.;
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SUPER=03-Roanoke Co./File Tape;


Roanoke residents started the first volunteer rescue squad in the nation in 1928.
Salem soon followed suit, then the trend spread to the rest of the nation.
E-M-S Week ends Saturday with a memorial service for those who died in the line of duty.
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Kennedy-Graduation


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-36
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Hollins College graduated 240 students today.
And as summer vacation begins, school officials are discussing some changes... a new name, and possibly more men.
Denise Allen has more.
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(( Before Pomp and Circumstance played and the graduates took the stage, the faculty and staff of Hollins College discussed the school's future.
These annual meetings prompt recommendations for changes.
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((JANET RASMUSSEN/HOLLINS COLLEGE PRESIDENT: ADMITTING MEN AS REGULAR DEGREE SEEKING UNDERGRADUATES IS NOT AN OPTION RIGHT NOW THAT WE'RE BRINGING FORWARD BUT WE ARE THINKING ABOUT WAYS WE CAN SERVE THE BROADER COMMUNITY.))
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That means trying to attract men and the community at large to weekend seminars and other educational events.
Men are already admitted in advanced degree studies.
And to promote those curriculums the College is thinking about changing its name to Hollins UNIVERSITY.
But these are all proposed recommendations that will be decided on this summer.
Rasmussen says the things this graduation celebrates--the educational and emotional growth of women--will never change.
Commencement speaker Victoria Kennedy, commended the school for fostering the pioneering spirit in its students.
But the Washington attorney and wife of Massachusetts Senator Ted Kennedy says gender inequalities still exist in the workplace.
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((VICTORIA KENNEDY/COMMENCEMENT SPEAKER: BUT MANY BATTLES STILL REMAIN TO BE FOUGHT AND WON. HAPPILY WOMEN HAVE THE POWER TO DO THAT. WE ARE MAKING OUR VOTES COUNT AND OUR VOICES HEARD.))
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And these graduates say Hollins College has prepared them for any future battles by instilling confidence and they hope that's one lesson that's always taught at Hollins.
Denise Allen News 7.))


Reeve


ANCHOR=Eric
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Actor-director Christopher Reeve urged a group of new doctors to help the cause of spinal cord injuries.
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Reeve addressed 200 graduating doctors at Boston University Medical School.
He asked them to help support a bill to fund research aimed at curing injures like the one he suffered in a fall from a horse.
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((CHRISTOPHER REEVE/ACTOR; BUT THE RACE TO CONQUER INNER SPACE WILL COME TO A COMPLETE STANDSTILL UNLESS THERE IS ADEQUATE FUNDING ))
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Reeve's sister in law was among the graduating doctors.
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Tease#1

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Still to come on News 7 at Six-- the blue and the gray were battling in Roanoke County today, hoping to teach a history lesson you won't soon forget,
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and it's man versus machine-- round two. The world chess champion wants a rematch against his toughest opponent.
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Cox-Programming


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If you're a channel surfer in the Roanoke Valley, you may have spotted the text advertising often shown on cable channel nine.
It's the local access channel, and Cox Communications says it wants to expand what's offered on the channel.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Cox officials say the line-up on W-C-O-X includes a couple of new programs.
"A More Perfect Union" began airing earlier this month. It examines public policy issues.
"Round Roanoke" hasn't started airing yet, but it will be a magazine show promoting upcoming events in the Roanoke area.
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((SHARRON DAVIES/COX COMMUNICATIONS: OVER THE PAST FEW YEARS, WE'VE HAD SURVEYS AND ASKED PEOPLE WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE ON A LOCAL CHANNEL? AND WHAT WE HEARD WAS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING, PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAMMING WHICH INCLUDES POLITICS, AND EVENTS PROGRAMMING. AND WHAT WE'VE TRIED TO DO IS CREATE PROGRAMS THAT FILL ALL THOSE NICHES.))
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ANCHOR=Eric
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Davies maintains despite the channel's low profile, it's getting a lot of positive feedback from viewers.
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Kasparov


ANCHOR=Eric
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Garry Kasparov wants a rematch... IBM says....maybe.
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SUPER=03-New York/May 11th;


Kasparov lost his match with IBM computer Deep Blue last week, going down in 19 moves.
In an essay published in Time Magazine, Kasparov says he wants a rematch... ten games played every other day.
He says IBM owes him and "all mankind" another chance at Deep Blue.
IBM won't commit to another match with Kasparov... says one IBM official... "there are a lot of great chess players"
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Business-Review


ANCHOR=Eric
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A big boost for Buena Vista business, Lynchburg gains a corporate headquarters and Roanoke keeps one.
Here's Len Besthoff with the News-7 Business Review.
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((A joint agreement between the Rockbridge area's local governments and a local employer will bring a new tenant into the old Blue Bird bus plant in Buena Vista.
Des Champs Laboratories says because of this deal, within three years it may have close to 400 people in the area making its air quality control systems.
Data Systems Consulting of Roanoke is also in an expansion mode.
It develops software for life insurance providers that's growing in popularity, and now G-E Capital is investing three- million- dollars into the company.
The Snowshoe Mountain Resort in Pocohantas County West Virginia is investing 12- million- dollars into a big facelift.
A new chairlift, a renovated ski shop, upgraded snowmaking, lighted slopes, and snow tubing courses are all in the works.
Another company now has its corporate headquarters in Lynchburg.
Three executives from Crown Cork and Seal of Philadelphia have bought out its packaging machinery business and they're running it out of the Hill City.
Advance Auto of Roanoke, one of the nation's largest auto parts stores, put the brakes on its plan to sell the company.
Advance said a sale would not serve its best interests at this time.
On Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 25 points, the Nasdaq Composite edged up 6.
Len Besthoff, with the News-7 Business Review. Nat Sot
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ANCHOR=Eric
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Next on News 7 at Eleven...
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you may have seen the work of a local wood worker on television tonight, we'll give you his story coming up.
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Pope


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=eea
TAPE#net
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Pope John Paul the second says he is approaching the "sunset" of his life.
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SUPER=03-Vatican City;


The Pope celebrated his 77th birthday today.
A group of children helped him mark the occasion, singing a traditional Polish birthday song that says "may you live a hundred years."
Afterwards the Pope joked that leaves him with 23 more years.
"Lets hope for the best" he said, "time flies".
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War-Re-enactment


ANCHOR=Eric
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#=97-38
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The north and south battled once again in a pasture in southwest Virginia.
Roanoke County's Green Hill Park was the site of this afternoon's living history event.
Participants say they're trying to show people what it was really like more than 130 years ago.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


It takes a lot of work to wage a war.
Organizers must first study the battle they're trying to recreate.
Then the event is choreographed just like a big theatrical production.
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((BARRY SHEPPARD/RE-ENACTMENT ORGANIZER: WE HAVE MEETINGS BEFORE THE BATTLE WHERE ALL THE OFFICERS GET TOGETHER AND WE TELL THEM EXACTLY WHAT WE WANT THEM TO DO THEM THEY TAKE IT BACK TO THEIR MEN.))
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The annual event has grown from 300 re-enactors to nearly 750 participants this year.
Sheppard says that's because more people want to be aware of their history.
He says teaching the history will help people overcome their differences.
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((IT'S A PART OF EVERY AMERICAN'S HISTORY REGARDLESS OF THEIR COLOR. IT WAS OUR HISTORY. IT'S WHAT MADE US AMERICANS BEFORE THAT WE WERE VIRGINIANS AND NEW YORKERS. NOW WE'RE AMERICANS SO EVERYBODY'S CULTURE IS IMPORTANT.))
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The Roanoke County Parks and Recreation sponsored and helped organize the weekend event.
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Woodman


ANCHOR=eric
NEWSCAST=6
WRITER=spr
TAPE#=97-31
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An Eagle Rock man is making quite a name for himself in the Hollywood movie scene.
Although you may not have seen his face, he did have a role in tonight's CBS movie, "True Women."
News 7 reporter Scott Prince has more on the story.
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((It's not exactly Sunset Boulevard... but it's the closest thing to it in Botetourt County.
Eagle Rock resident Kevin Riddle is the newest "craftsman to the stars."
He makes wooden farm tools... and at the same time... he's CARVING his own niche.
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((KEVIN RIDDLE/MOUNTAINMAN WOODSHOP: AS FAR AS I KNOW, I'M THE ONLY ONE LEFT IN THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES THAT'S STILL MAKING HAND MADE FORKS. ))
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... and rakes and other assorted equipment.
Riddle got his so- called movie career started a few years ago... when he secured a deal to produce farm tools for "Sommersby."
Now his work is being featured in the CBS miniseries "True Women"... and similar endeavors are on the way.
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((RIDDLE: SO FORTUNATELY FOR ME, THE WORD HAS GOTTEN AROUND AND NOW THEY'RE COMING TO ME CAUSE THEY KNOW I CAN DO THIS KIND OF THING. ))
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STAND UP 2:34:52
Even though the movie work is somewhat glamorous, it only accounts for 15- percent of the sales here. The bread and butter is individual customers. End Stand up
Riddle says he gets a number of orders from folks who use these tools as household decorations.
And believe it or not, some customers actually put them to use... because of their light weight and durability.
But Riddle admits that the growing number of movie contracts could eventually change the focus of his business.
Meaning... his white oak creations might prove more lucrative with a little more Holly'wood'.
Scott Prince, News- 7, Botetourt County. ANCHOR TAG
If you missed Part 1 of "True Women", you still have a chance to see some of Kevin Riddle's work in action.
Part 2 airs Tuesday night at 9 right here on your Hometown Station.

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S-Heat


ANCHOR=Roy
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The Miami Heat became the sixth team to win a series after trailing three games to one.
Tim Hardaway scored 38 points as the Heat eliminated the New York Knicks 101 to 90.
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The Heat fans cheering for their team.
But New York immediately goes to Patrick Ewing on the alley oop jam and two of his 37 points.
Miami's big man Alonzo Mourning hit his second three pointer of the series as the Heat took a 20 to 6 lead in the first quarter.
But it was Hardaway's work from the three point arc he hit six of Miami's 11 as Miami increased its lead to 21 and the Heat wins it 101 to 90.
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The Heat advance to the Conference finals against the Bulls. Game one is Tuesday night in Chicago.

S-Malone


ANCHOR=Roy
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WRITER=Roy
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The Utah Jazz should be ready to open the Western Conference finals today in Salt Lake City against the Houston Rockets.
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SUPER=04-NBA; :


Jazz Forward Karl Malone is the N-B-A's Most Valuable Player.
Malone edged Chicago's Michael Jordan by 29 votes after picking up 63 first place votes to Jordan's 52.
Malone entered the N-B-A record book this year by scoring over 2-thousand points for the tenth straight season as the Jazz won 64 games in the regular season, second to Chicago's 69 wins.
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S-Jays


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-3
GRAPHIC=Jays/Indians


Matt Williams belted a pair of home runs to lead the Cleveland Indians to an 8 to 6 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.
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Cito Gaston looking on as his team falls behind.
In the top of the first, Williams sends this pitch deep over the left field wall for the first of his two homers on the day and the Indians led 2 to nothing.
Toronto hit two homers in the bottom of the first. This solo shot over the left centerfield wall by Ed Sprague tied the game at 2 to 2.
Cleveland also got a homer from Jim SUPER=35-Cleveland/8/Toronto/6/;Thome

and this Sandy Alomar blast over the left field wall made it 4 to 2 and the Indians win it 8 to 6.
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That's it for sports have a great day everybody.

S-Marlins


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
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The Florida Marlins scored in the 10-th this afternoon to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5 to 3.
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SUPER=03-Pittsburgh, PA/WBFS; :


Marlins manager Jim Leyland relaxing in the dug out.
In the top of the third, Florida's Edgar Renteria hits a double off the right field wall scoring a run and the game was tied at 1 to 1.
The Marlins took their first lead in the top of the third. Moses Alou hits a line drive to left field scoring a runner from second and the Marlins led 2 to 1.
Florida pitcher Tony Saunders SUPER=35-Florida/5/Pittsburgh/3/;

strikes out Jason Schmidt with the bases loaded the the Marlins win it in extra innings 5 to 3.
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S-Scores


ANCHOR=Roy
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The Baltimore Orioles won this afternoon for all of the pro scores lets check the boards.
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Sports Tease


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And coming up, Wayne Gretzky scores the hat trick as the Rangers even their playoff series with the Flyers.
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And Tiger Woods returns to the P-G-A tour and wins the Byron Nelson Classic.
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S-Tiger


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S6-26
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Playing in his first tournament since winning the Masters, Tiger Woods won the Byron Nelson Classic and in doing so he tied the tournament record.
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SUPER=03-Irving, TX/ABC SPORTS; :


It was no cake walk for Woods during yesterday's final round.
Lee Rinker took the lead from Woods on the seventh hole when he sank this birdie putt to take a two shot lead.
But Woods rallied tieing Rinker with a birdie on the 12-th hole he finished yesterday's round with a two under par 68. And his total of 263, 17 under par was a tournament record and a one stroke win over Rinker.
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S-NHL


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S6-27
GRAPHIC=NHL LOGO


Wayne Gretzky stepped up his game yesterday scoring his 10-th career hat trick, an N-H-L record as the New York Rangers beat Philadelphia in game 2 5 to 4.
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SUPER=03-Philadelphia, PA/FOX SPORTS; :


Eric Lindros on the ice before the opening face off.
The Flyers struck early in the first period John Leclair with the goal on the power play Philly led 1 to nothing.
Gretzky scored two goals in the first as New York took a 3 to 1 lead and he completed the hat trick with a goal in the second, The Rangers even the series with the 5 to 4 win.
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The Heat beats the Knicks more on that later on Mornin'.

S-Wrath


ANCHOR=Roy
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S7-5
GRAPHIC=Roanoke Wrath


The Roanoke Wrath, the areas newest premier soccer team opens the season a week from tomorrow at Victory Stadium against Johnson City.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Roanoke; :00


Even though the Wrath was introduced to the media for the first time this past Wednesday, the team has been working out for a couple of weeks.
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SOT
IN Q="We've

((GRAYSON PRILLIMAN/ROANOKE WRATH PLAYER-COACH:)) ((AARON EWERT/ROANOKE WRATH GOALIE:))
SUPER=01-Grayson Prilliman/Roanoke Wrath Player-Coach; :00
SUPER=01-Aaron Ewert/Roanoke Wrath Goalie; :23
RUNS=:33
OUT Q=...as well"
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VO-NAT(Con't)
SUPER=03-Salem/Last Summer;


While the Wrath player will not be paid for playing, the athletes will receive compensation from working soccer camps throughout the summer-- just like last year. The hope is that the clinics will draw more fans to the games.
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SOT
IN Q="I think

((LANG WEDEMEYER/ROANOKE WRATH MIDFIELDER:))
SUPER=01-Lang Wedemeyer/Roanoke Wrath Midfielder; :00
RUNS=:20

(-------------) OUT Q=...respect factor"