The Daily Tar Heel Davis by AI Thomas Sports Writer One of North Carolina's top high school basketball players has been signed by the Tar Heels, but he may not be able to attend school here fnr another year. Walt Davis, a 6-5 forward from South Mecklenburg High School in Charlotte, was signed by Coach Dean Smith early his week. Davis spearheaded South Mecklenburg's drive for its third straight 4-A championship this year, averaging 21 omen's tennis day at Carolina will host the 15th annual 'Tennis Day" Saturday at varsity courts, featuring a women's invitational tournament with representatives from 14 schools. The tournament will be held all day, with winners expected in both the championship and consolation brackets. Hot baseball muc rejuvenated Carolina baseball team will be looking for their twentieth win of the season when they host Va. Tech this afternoon in Cary Boshamer Stadium. The non-conference battle will begin at 2:30. The Tar Heels, owners of an impressive 19-5 overall record and 6-3 mark in conference play, defeated the Gobblers earlier in the season, 1-0, at Blacksburg. I87$ 'ODAY 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. ROAST BEEF w 2 veg. and bread THE ACC 87T entrance behind the Zoom self service corp if AnP Friday, April 14, 1972 without signs pomts ai,u 1 3 rebounds an outing. He was chosen all-state and all-Metro Charlotte as well as being selected the Most Valuable Player in the 4-A tournament last March. Davis is generally regarded as one of the top two senior caeers in the state. Smnh was m Las Vegas Thursday preparing for an all-star game, but assistant coach Bill Guthridge commented, "We're very happy to have Walt in our program "He led South Mecklenburg to two state championships," Guthridge Mary Scott Allen of Duke is the defending singles champion in the tournament and she returns this year, most likely to duel with one of Carolina's undefeated girls for the title. Schools represented include Carolina, Atlantic Christian, Greensboro College, High Point. Duke. Guilford, Wake Forest team hosts Freshman righthander Mike Merritt picked up the win, his fourth in five decision. Merritt is scheduled to see action this afternoon along with righthanders Grant Grasmick and Jimmy DeRatt. Grasmick is currently 1-0 with a perfect 0.00 ERA in eight and two-thirds innings Today's contest will mark the varsity debut for DeRatt, who received GSX1 87l JO 1 kJ realize me aays oi enormous H A Id orate Dronis are over There was a time, fifty or sixty years ago, when a major corporation in America might expect profits of twenty or even twenty-five cents on the sales dollar. Those davs are over. But not everybody realizes it. What would you call enormous? 9 In 1970, Fortune's Top 500 indus trial corporations realized an average profit of about 4 cents on the dollar. General Electric fa red slightly better than average. Last year, our profits amount ed to about 5 cents on the dollar. We are occasion ally attacked, along with business in general, as being "too profit-oriented." People argue that if social progress is to be made, business must make it. And that profits stand in the way of social progress. We would argue quite the opposite. The business of business is not business just i..o, as w e it, is to pro- duce and distribute A necessary goods and serv- 1 ; ices to the profit of society . . . and the business itself. A business must re flect society's needs. Eco nomic, political, legal and moral, as well as social. It must change as society changes and, to some extent, influence those changes. O continued, "and will certainly add a let to our program." The problem for Davis and the Tar Heels is that th. high school cage star did not make 800 on his Scholastic Aptitude Test - which is required by the Atlantic Coast Conference. .,c is expected to take the SAT once more and although Guthridge was reluctant to discuss the issue, he did say it would be September before Davis' status would be certain for the 1972-73 school term. If Davis does not make 800, he is UNC Saturday St. Mary's Junior College. Salem, Queens. Meredith, Mars Hill, High roint and N.C. State in other sports activities Saturday, the tennis and lacrosse teams travel. Sporting a 12-2 record, Carolina's netters play at ACC foe Maryland tnmnrrnw. Then the Tar Heels prepare Gobblers recognition last tail as the tailback of the freshman football squad. He has seen considerable action this spring with the junior varsitv b-ebail team. Leftfielder Tom Gillis moved into the team batting lead due to his outstanding performance at State Wednesday. The sophomore went three for four at the plate and drove in two runs in the Sport Proven For Cpnsiittnt Dependability east mm immmm f Ctvter But if society profits and the busi ness does not, the business will fold in the short run. It will have no operat ing funds. How much profit is enough to keep a business operating? How much is too much? It's hard to say. However, the companies mak ing only marginal SSg: fM' W U M " companies provid-' ing new employment, creating new products or adding to man's scientific and technical knowledge. Marginal companies are not the ones making the important social con tributions today. For a simple reason. They can't afford to. No responsible company wants a return to the days of the robber bar ons. No responsible company wants "enormous" profits. But no company can survive without the profit system. Why are we running this ad? General Electric is a big, techno logical company, with the capabilities to do a great deal of problem solving in thiscuuiitrv. We think profits have a direct effect on our ability to solve problems. But we realize the is sue of profits is one with two sides. By telling you our side, we hope we've moved you to think about your side. Perhaps even write us about it. "We'd like to hear what you have to say. Please write to General Electric, Dept. 901 570 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10021. 00 SAT expected to attend ore year of prep school in hopes of eventually projecting a 1 .6 average before coming to Carolina. Wake Forest was in a similar situation last year when 6-6 forward Henry Hicks of Erwin was signed but failed to project a 1.6 or make S00 on the SAT. Hicks attended a prep school and will be at Wake Forest this coming year. Davis is the second high school basketball player to sign with Carolina so far. Jimmy Guill, a 6-3 guard from North Forsyth who averaged 18 points a game, was signed by Smith late in March. for another road trip at Virginia, a pivotal Tuesday match here with Wake Forest and then back to Virginia for the ACC meet next weekend. The stickmen, 17th in the country, go to powerful Towson State today' in Towson, Md. Towson beat the Tar Heels last year and is presently seventh-ranked in the nation. Towson whipped Duke 19-7 recently when the Blue Devils were ranked among the nation's top ten. But UNC has had ten days off from a loss to Virginia, the nation's best, and will go for its sixth victory in eight games with a measure of confidence. Carolina's only other loss was to Maryland - the second best team in the country. "We feel like we have a real good chance," says Carolina coach Fred Mueller. CONVERSE Basketball Shoes High or Low Tops Only $10,95 o Tar Heel track team travelling to Columbia by David Zuccra. Aisstznt Sport 5 Edilc Going up against the track squads of Maryland and South Carolina on successive weekends is like trying to fence without a weapon. No matter how fast you run, you get stuck. Coach Joe Hilton's Tar Heels ran and ran last Saturday against Maryland, but the lerps outrnuscled UNC in the weight events and stuck Carolina with a 8362 loss. Carolina must now face South Carolina Saturday at Columbia, and the Gamecocks are the spitting image of Maryland. The Tar Heels took the'mEe. three-mile, half-mile. 220 and the 100 against the Terps, but USC can match Maryland for sh3eer power in the weight events The Tar Heels have been notoriously vulnerable in the weight areas all season. Maryland swept the shot and javelin in short order Saturday and took two out of three places in the discus. South Carolina will likely follow suit. "Maryland and South Carolina are almost identical in their relative strengths and weaknesses," Hilton said yesterday. "We may have a slightly better chance against South Carolina, but we're going to keep them from sweeping us in the weight areas." mueea mey are. ITie uamecocks feature Forrest Broom and Rich Sorin in the discus and the shot, along with Tom Chapman in the javelin. Broom won his event in the State Record Relays two weeks ago and Sorin placed fourth in the shot. Both came up with distances that Tar Heels Terry Taylor and Brad Mullinax have yet to approach UNIVERSITY OPTICIANS UNIVERSITY SQUARE 968-8818 TONIGHT Thru SAT., APXiUS NjlM rldaf "-rMiHi n iMiiiri iifr i tilrsd fnm Urn ismt THE PRESENTS Hie Musbc People TEN YEARS AFTER, POCO CHICAGO, SANTAIMA, EDGAR WINTER, JOHHNY WINTER & MORE MONDAY APRIL . k t- I . he M .VVtV"V.VtV -.....-..-...'-.--..'-' South Carolina can also call upon pole vaulter Bui Bryan, hurdlers Bu.y Novo and Mike Co'ley and quarter-- !- Bob Dempsey. Carolina's best shot these three events will come in the pole vault, where Danny Deacon's season's high or 14-6 puts him within six inches of Bryan. "South Carolina w:Il probably most of these events." Hut on realistically. "But we should take care or them in the jumps and the distances." Few college teams can match Carolina's distance program, which has carried the squad all seao.i. All-Amer.oan Reggie McAfee will rvn the mile ar.d two-mOe Saturday and ul hke'.v take the mile with Utile difficult - . McAfee's only serious competition w ;" come from his own teammates. Lennox Stewart will join Reggie in the mile for the first time this year, and ACC champ Larry Wedgeon should capture the The Tar Heels took the long jump, triple jump and high jump Saturday against Maryland and v. ill undoubtabh repeat against the Gamecocks, who ire slightly weaker than the Terrapins in the jumps. The half-mile is in the capable hands of Tony Waldrop. the ACC's two-time l.OOO-yd. winner and an easy ictor in the SS0 last weekend. Likewise, the Ta: Heels will be favored in the dashes, where Mike Canzonieri will- challenge Jjm Small and Keith Edison in the 100 and the 220 With the two squads balancing out one another's strengths, the quarter-mil e and the 440 and mile relays shape up as the meet's key events. Hilton has Don Wheless and Winfred Falls set for the quarter-mile and will go with the same mile relay unit that easily outdistanced Maryland last Saturday. i tt if -r-irmato - Show, itkmf Cent, tit. otootkO tax? 17 at 9:30 on WTVD tops 'n bottoms center for him 'n ner it 1 . ! I! ... C t Lrome 'n get nostalgic (sigh!) over our new shipment of bike shirts (sob!), each stuffed with a romantic (ah-h-h) postcard. From $8. o eAir 1U3 E. FRANKLIN ST., C.H. (upstairs, over the Hub) GENERAL ELECTRIC

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