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2B The Mountain Messenger, Thursday, November 1, 1990 Crichton Girls' Basketball News The Crichton Girls Basketball team began their week of activi- ties with a loss to the Greenbrier Bulldogs. The Wildcats traveled to play the Bulldogs on October 22. The Junior Varsity Wildcats lost with the final score of 8-25. Scoring for the JV team were Kflaten Kiester-- four, Madonna Ayera and Becky Gabbert with two points each. The Varsity team also suffered their second loss to the Bulldogs with the fi- nal score of 23-44. Scoring for the Wildcats were Amber Hagy -- fourteen, Jody Adklns -- four. "I-Ins Beam --- three, and Beck Gabbert -- two. The second night of basket- ball activity brought the Wil- liamsburg Warriors to Crichton. The Warriors stayed behind the Wildcats by only a small margin. Half-time score was 2 I- 17 with the Wildcats leading. Wildcats won out over the Warriors with final score 39-32. Points scored by the Wildcats were AmbeT Hagy -- 25, Jody Adkins-5, Karen Barbe -- 5, and Becky Gabbert -- 2. No Junior Varsity game was played. On the third night, the Lewis- burg Senators traveled to Crich- ton to play the Wildcats. The Junior Varsity team played a close finish with a tie score with only 50 seconds left in, the game. The Senators finished on lop with final score of 25-22. Scoring for the Wildcats were Tammy Harron -- 6. Becky Gabbert -- 6. Loll Clark- 4, Kristen Kiester-- 2. Crystal Martin -- 2, and Brenda Currance -- 2. High- lighting the Varsity game were four three-point shots made by Karen Barbe who scored 16 points for the Wildcats. Other scorers for the Wildcats were Amber Hagy -- 19, Jody Adklns --:3, and Tina Beam -- 2. Final score was Senators over the Wildcats with the score of 40-58. Greenbrier East Homecoming Set For November 2 "A Week to Remember" is the theme for the 23rd Homecolning activities at Greenbrler East High School that will conclude November 2 with a Homecoming dance zmd the formal coronation of Queen of Sparta XXIII. The activities began October 25 with the introduction of the Court of Queen of Sparta XXIII at the Spartanettes basketball game with Woodrow Wilson. The Attendants from the Class of 1991 are Jennifer Bostic, daugh- ter of Mr and Mrs Jerry Bostic of White Sulphur Springs; Amanda Coleman, daughter of Mr and Mrs Ehner Coleman of White Sulphur Springs: Leah Stone, daughter of Mr and Mrs J. D. Stone of White Sulphur Springs and Shannon Warren, daughter of Mr and Mrs Ralph Warren, Jr of Lewisburg. One of these will be selected as Queen of Sparta XXIII by a vote of the student body and the winner will be an- nounced during halftime cere- monies of the Greenbrier East- Bridgeport football game on Fri- day. November 2. Attendants from the Class of 1992 are Beth Sizemore. daugh- ter of Mrs Gaye Sizemore of Sinks Grove and the late Dennis Sizemore and Betsy Smith, daughter of Mr and Mrs Fred Smith of Lewisburg; attendants from the Class of 1993 will be Autumn Piercy. daughter of Mr and Mrs Ernest Piercy of Lewis- burg and Stacey Reeves. daugh- ter of Mr and Mrs Elliot Reeves of Lewisburg. Other activities scheduled during the week will be a parade through Fairlea beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday evening, with the parade forming at One Valley Bank, proceeding north on U.S. 219 to Fair Street; west on Fair to U.S. 219 south to Greenbrier East High School's campus where there will be a bon fire at 6:15 p.m. ii iiiii t I[ Let the Know About East Girls' Basketball Team Loses To Hinton In Overtime ttttt ~ ItI i ii i After visiting Valley High School of Montgomery on Mon- day, the Greenbrier East High School Spartanettes traveled to Hinton to take on the Lady Bob- cats on October 31. East lost to Valley in a double overtime game earlier in the sea- son, Spartanette Head Coach Hylton Tincher noted, adding "Valley has an excellent team with great speed." "Hinton has all their players back and healthy and they are playing excellent basketball, "l'Incher noted. "Hinton is one of the best teams in the state and has been for the past three years. Last week, the Spartanettes defeated Greenbrler West at A & B PAINT SUPPLY (ESTABLISHED 1962) RETAIL SALES & CONTRACTING PRATT & LAMBERT PAINT * WALLPAPER ARMSTRONG & TARKETT FLOOR COVERING BRUCE & HARDCO HARDWOOD FLOORS QUARRY TILE * CERAMIC TILE * MARBLE FLOOR SANDING & FINISHING BRAD BUCK/AND 304- 536-3418 i ,i ,i 80 WEST MAIN STREET WrHITE SULPHUR SP NGS Charmco and then won the homecoming game with Woodrow Wilson on Thursday at East. "East had a great team ef- fort In both games from all play- ers. All players played good bas- ketball," Tlncher said. East is now 13-2 going into the Valley games. The Spartan Cross Country team of Greenbrier East High School won the team champion- ship in the boys division of the Regional meet and will be par- ticipating in the State Cham- pionship run which will be Sat- urday, November 2, in Elkins. Bedford McClinitic is the coach for the East team. East JV Football Game Tonight The Junior Varsity football team of Greenbrier East High School will conclude its season Thursday evening at Mountain- eer Field in Valley Ridge, near Low Moor, Virginia, with a game against the Alleghany High Sch l "Mountaineers' J@S. On Friday evening, November 2, at 7 p.m. in Spartan Stadium, the annual induction for the Greenbrler East High School Alumni Hall of Fame will be con- ducted with four alumni being inducted. They are Beatrice Baldwin of the Class of 1970, Teresa Childress of the Class of 1973, John Gherman of the Class of 1969, and Judy Logan of the Class of 1974. Halftime of the football game will see the announcement and informal coronation of Queen of Sparta XXIII by Queen of Sparta XXII Ann Ayers of the Class of 1990. Assisting with the halftime coronation and the formal coro- nation during the dance will be flower glrl Meagan Dorsey and crown bearer Nathaniel Bryant. She is the daughter of Mr and Mrs Peck Dorsey and he is the son of Mr and Mrs Jeff Bryant, both of Lewlsburg. Mr ChaHes Carney, principal, and Richard Banton, vice president of the Student Council, will also be as- sisting with the coronations. The Homecoming dance for Greenbrier East students and their guests and alumni of GEHS will be in the high school gym immediately following the game until I a.m. with music and vid- eos provided by James Hicks of The Greenbrier, Earlier that day, November 2, the Spartan Mothers organiza- tion will also serve a benefit spa- ghetti dinner in the school cafe- teria from 4:30-7 p.m. THRU NOVEMBER 6st ONLY! Vote for the appliance you want and you could a $SO U.S. SAVINGS BOND! PLUS?. Get a $50 U.S. Savings Bond with any purchase of $200 or more from our display floor $65 LESS Extra-lorge capacity washer/dryer priced less than comparable models. Only $15 MONTHLY* for the pair SEARS $11 MONTHLY* SAVE $20 20-inch color 1V Remote Control ......~. . by Je~-vyA~. Over the past few years the problem of teenage sexual abuse has finally come out of the closet and is now being recognized. Much of the information we now know about teenage sexual abuse has changed over the past ten years. In response to some questions I've been asked by concerned parents over the past few weeks I'd like to share some basic information about teenage sexual abuse. What type of person is a sex- ual abuser? Sexual abusers have several things in common. Sex- ual abusers are usually people you know. They know their vic- tims and their victims know them. Most range in ages be- tween 15 to 35. Sexual abusers have few close friends, are usu- ally loners and come from all races, all social and economic classes, all ethnic backgrounds, all religious groups, and work at all jobs. These people look nor- mal, act normal and are not in- sane. Sexual abusers meet their needs at the expense of others, the people they abuse. They may act macho or domineering, may have been abused during child- hood or adolescence and are mostly men. They do not take responsibility for the problems their abuse causes. They are likely to sexually assault again without treatment or psychologi- cal counsellng. Sexual abusers are not the sexually starved people we see in the movies. They usually have a regular sex partner. In some cases a sexual abuser will have many different sexual partners. Sexual abusers look to overpower their victims. They are out to control and hu- miliate their victims instead of looking for another sexual part- ner or sexual pleasure. They blame their victims instead of themselves for their problems. Sem4al abusers will often say the following things when they are finally caught: (I) She asked for it, (2) It's o.k., everybody does it, (3) She loved it, (4) She made me do it, (5) It's no big deal, (6) It didn't hurt her, (7) I don't know what you're talking about, they're lying. What is sexual abuse or sex- ual harassment? Sexual abuse or sexual harassment is any unwanted, forced sexual contact. It can be harassment, exposing or flashing, forcing a person to pose for sexual pictures or mak- ing a person look at pornogra- phy, fondling or unwanted sex- ual touching or rape. This can happen between friends, dates and strangers, with people you know very well or know very little, with people you trust, and between family mother, sister, uncles and cousins. pen anywhere, at at any place. It can boys and girls. In boys, most boys ally abused are boys or by men- homosexual. Sexual i crime carried out who has victim to abuse, planned the abuse detail, deliberately the abuse while intimidation, in order to keep found out by others deliberately lie in up the abuse. He to believe he was the' not the person who ately abused. We know several those who are People do not ask to abused. Victims of may not always be vent the abuse. sexes are victim's sexual bearing on the matter whether the homosexual or when the abuse takes tims of sexual abuse to be abused. It is when a victim makes about sexual abuses not happen. Most ual abuse are not instances of sexual pen in the home by who is known by 20 per cent of rapes, the rapist is 62 per cent of rapes or gang rapes, are under 21. Rape, incest, date l other forms of pen every day to people. Sexual which should be times. If you have abused remember alone and it is not Remember to tell you can get week. Jeff Artis, Health, 100 Lewisburg, WV. Greenbrler East annual Thursday, p.m. The parade will One Valley Bank North on U.S. 219 section at Fair will head back to coming festivities. OUR S~, Council invites to the parade and Spartans on to vi~ ball game will be 7:30 at Spartan Queen Sparta crowned at Support the Send Holid with a Family. ~O~,~!~'t~ Not ' g p " spirit of the v~ .. holiday season like a family portrait wvatt on a beautiful personalized photo _......-~. ,. greeting card from stylart.~ lZU r~. w~= Lewieburg, , The Colhns Family S@mrock ~estaura~ Serving BREAKFAST, LUNCH DINNER Luncheon Blue Plate Special Beginning at $3.95 Early Bird Dinner Special . Beginning at $4.50 NOW BOOKING HO L/DAY I Open Daily 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. 536-1921 - 536-9849 Route 60 East White Sulphur Springs