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Pacific Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - February 15, 1983, Tokyo, Japan 22 sports Pacific stars and stripes february 1983 japans Isao Aoki belts one out of a Sand trap at the 6th Hole in up Aoki tied in Honolulu t if Honolulu a Isao using a pair of eagles to gain a share of the Lead in the hawaiian said he Doest Ever want to think about the possibility of becoming the first japanese to win on the american pea i will try to he speaking through an but if i Start to think about think about How All the Golf fans in Japan expect me to it will put pressure on i will try not to think about i dont want to put that kind of pressure on 3 share Lead followed by a huge mob of japanese shot a 7underpar 65 to move into a 3way tie for the top my Best round of the he in hitting the Ball and in thinking Winner of 39 titles in his Homeland for the last two years a regular on the american pro shared the top spot with de Fiori and Vance Heafner at strokes under Fiori had a 66 on the Waialae country club course while a 3stroke Leader starting the slipped to a 70 in the tropical Peter Jacobsen was one stroke off the Pace at 202 after a Tim Simpson and Jack each with a second round were another shot Back at tied at Only four strokes out of the were Don Ben Leonard Dan Pohl and Andy Pooley closed up with a Crenshaw and Pohl each had a Thompson shot 70 and bean plenty of contenders that 10 men within four strokes of the top going into the final round of the Chase for a first there Are a Bunch of Guys right with that Walter Camp foundation fetes Grinders Many players that i predict it will be a fun tournament to watch in looking Forward to Fiori i think its Safe to say if i shoot another 70 tomorrow i wont said who added that he was a Little disappointed with the but at least in still tied for the is not a situation that is completely said whose Only Victory came with Mike Holland in the 1981 National teamed and Aoki have won Many Treyve been in this position before Many its new for Heafner generally is regarded As japans finest he first gained National attention in the United states when he chased Jack Nicklaus to the 1980 open in two seasons As a regular on the american he has had moderate he Hast finished higher than third and last year was a Distant 122nd on the Money winning unique putting style his Peculiar putting with the toe of the club raised from the provided him with three birdies on putts in the 1012 foot Blithe made his round with the two he needed Only a 5iron second shot to the 501yard ninth and made a 15foot on the 500yard he drove into a Fairway Bunker but lashed a 4iron second shot to within four feet of the Flag and made the Fiori moved up with a string of three consecutive beginning of the Lith and got a share of the top spot with a 6foot Birdie putt on the playing in the last had a 2shot Lead after the 13th but get it in the he 3putted both the 14th and dropping Back into a tie for the and had to make a difficult 4foot second putt on the 17th to retain Daniel in front by 2 in classic a Joanne Garner described Beth Daniel and herself As Good but Daniel preferred to Call herself Ive played Well in the rain and won a lot of tournaments after its Daniel said saturday As she Clung to a two stroke Lead Over Garner when third round play was stopped because of heavy rain at the Lyga Sarasota it comes to a certain when the rain takes skill out of the game and you become she i played very Good but i was i thought they would have called it sooner then they Daniel it was getting to be a joke out there by the time they the defending and Garner both were on under Par through 15 holes of the round on the Bent tree Golf and Racquet club Daniel was 7under for the while Garner was Garner dropped three strokes on the first five but methodically climbed Back into new a Twenty four of last seasons College football including Georgia running Back Herschel were honoured Here As members of the Walter Camp foundations All America the oldest of its More than people braved one of the regions worst snowstorms in decades to attend the dinner at the Yale University eight of the players named to the Al America team did not show four because of the four because of prior defensive lineman Billy Ray Smith of tight end Gordon Hudson of Brigham offensive tackle Don Mosebar and defensive tackle George Achica of Southern California were All unable to catch Louisiana states Jerry after spending 16 hours trapped in an Atlanta arrived at the dinner minutes before receiving the foundations coach of the year my wife and i have changed our address from Baton Rouge to the Crown room at Atlanta he Eddie Robinson of Grambling state was stranded in Atlanta and could not accept his distinguished american Yale football coach Carmen Cozza accepted it for Robinson is the Only coach in College football with 300 victories at the same the late Bear Bryant and pop Warner each won More than 300 but each coached at More than one who was named to the Camp Al America team for the third straight also received the foundations player of the year a said he May return to Georgia this coming but if a get a great offer i might turn or i might concentrate on track events in preparations for the olympics Merlin a former member of the los Angeles rams fearsome foursome defensive line and pro bowl player in 14 of his 15 years in the National football quarterback John Elway of Stanford and defensive Back Terry Hoage of Georgia were among those shot by shot i didst dare look at the Leader Board when i fell five shots said in normally a Good i just try to take it shot by and Hole by Hole and Inch my Way play was halted at when the which started Early in the morning and continued All officials suspended play at a thunderstorm thursday had caused a three hour delay and forced the tournament off officials suspended action thursday and Friday because of forcing golfers still on the course to Complete their rounds the following Kathy who was 1over Par through 15 trailed Daniel by four shots when play was stopped Alice Donna White and Joann Washam were also on the Leader Board at 1under the 1979 Lyga Rookie of the year and leading Money Winner on the tour the next two started the Day with a two stroke advantage Over White and Cathy the defending Champion rolled Matching Par on each of the first 10 while the others struggled to remain in plays it Cool who won this tournament in bogeyed the third Hole and double bogeyed 5 to fall five shots behind but the 14year Veteran kept her composure and battled by the she made the turn at 9 she had gained two five holes later she was even Par for the but still three shots behind who birdied playing in a threesome just ahead of birdied 14 to pull within two shots of the but Winner of five tournaments in birdied the same Hole to go 8under for the Daniels Lead slipped Back to two strokes on the 349yard 15th which she

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