Pacific Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Jul 14 1967, Page 19

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Pacific Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - July 14, 1967, Tokyo, Japan Abc captures by Gene Young sports writer Fulton of japans kanto base com Mand completely dominated the court wednesday during his open singles semifinal match by beating teammate Jeff and moved into the finals of the Pacific air Force Tennis tournament at Fuchu with this win on the the Abc squad sewed up the 1967 Acaf team championship and thursdays team play was Anticlimactic As the Only team close at this Point was Osan Korea had Only two matches left to play in the finals and was behind four Points at the finish of play Fulton will have a Tough go in the singles finals against sans to seeded Lloyd who moved into the showdown after upsetting abcs Roy a cagey fast thinker in the hot must use All his court knowhow to Stop Chais sons Strong backhand and pow Erful left handed both men moved into the finals by giving their opponents very Little in the Way of in three matches the worst set for Fulton was a and the worst for Chaisson was a they Are both evenly matched in every respect on the May have a slight Edge with his age compared to atoms tip giants on Lafe Homer Tokyo to Yoda of the Sansei atoms clouded a three run game winning Homer in the Bottom of the ninth to hand the Central league leading yom Iuri giants a 75 beating at Tokyo Jingu stadium wednes the Taiyo whales swept a doubleheader with the Hiroshima Carp at stretching their winning Streak to 10 the whales took the opener 43 on Solo Home runs by Isao Ito and Makoto Ejiri and a two run roundtrip per by Makoto the whales won the Nightcap 21 As Koyu Matsuoka doubled for two runs in the in the Pacific the Nish Tetsu Lions beat the Tokyo Orion 73 at other scheduled japanese pro baseball games were rained Fulton it could be that experience will in open doubles semifinal a the Osan team of Chaisson and Dave Martin Defeated Yoke to japans Dino Reginato and Takakuwa in a hard fought match that lasted close to two on the other the Abc team of John Fulton and Roy Sharpe had Little trouble in Downing sans Larry Taylor and Cliff Ful ton and Sharpe were to meet Chaisson and Martin in the Dou Bles finals could prove to be a very hot contest for the open doubles in the senior singles Hickam Hawaii 1 seeded Dale rank will face George Smolen of Andersen in the senior doubles Hickamn Dale rank and Cecil Hubbard will go against abcs Wilkinson and John Don at conclusion of the finals six of the top Acaf players participating in the tour Ney will be selected to represent the command in the 1967 Allair Force Tennis tournament slated for Lowry july second round open doubles Dino Reginato and beat Al Thomas and Educ open singles semifinals John upset Jeff 60 Lloyd beat Roy 0 open doubles semifinals Lloyd Chaisson and Dave Defeated Dino Reginato and 64 John Fulton and Roy Sharpe upset Larry Taylor and Cliff a senior singles semifinals Dale beat Frank 61 George Ander Defeated John team Abc Osan Hickam Yokota Andersen Misawa Naha Ita Zuke team standings matches matches played won 20 15 13 11 8 8 7 3 15 11 7 5 4 3 2 1 total Points 15 11 7 5 4 3 2 1 Here Are the mens singles finalists in the 1967 Fulton of japans kanto base command in the Acaf Tennis Lloyd Chaisson so Isles finale thursday at Fuchu Abc left of Korea Osan a was to meet John say Acaf w Platts fires while Nicklaus England a an 33yearold English professional n a m de Lionel Platts shot into the first round Lead with a four underpay 68 wednesday As heavily favored Jack Nicklaus settled for a 71 in the first round of the British open Golf i played better than i did in winning at Mirfield last year but i Nicklaus lamented after his i could have sunk another eight the Man who broke Nicklaus masters Gay Brewer of turned in the Best score for the Strong american other members of the group were in Good Doug Sanders of regularly one of the top Money winners on the had a Deane Beman of the former and Brit ish Amateur King who turned pro this shot and Pudgy Phil who lost in a playoff for the title to Bob Charles in had to rally for a Bert Yancey of sicken with a stomach upset drove badly in registering a with a dramatic 32 on the final grabbed a one stroke Lead Over a Trio of Bri tons tied at they were Peter a 24yearold protege of Henry Cotton Jimmy Hume of Scotland and another Scot who got in through a David a second Bonthron got into the Field when Mason Rudolph of the Tough Hoylake baked by a hot played relatively easy for the first round because of the absence of Tricky winds and rain that normally whip the Seaside the courses 72 Par has been broken but no Winner of the open Ever has beaten 70 in a round Over Bob Jones had a 70 in the year of his grand tied with Brewer at 70 were a cordon of International including Kel the Veteran australian who beat out Arnold Palmer for the Centenary championship at Andrews in 1960 Roberto Cle Vicenzo of a Christy Oconnor of Clive a 22year old and Bruce Devlin the australian who is a regular on the Brewer appeared headed for a bundle when he went out in but he rallied with a nailing a Birdie at the 10th Hole where he put a wedge dead to the an Eagle at the 529yard 16th where two tremendous Woods put the Ball 12 feet from the cup from where he Sank the putt plus birdies again at the 17th and it was quite a Brewer said in an understate i Felt i was getting my masters touch on the two finishing holes he Sank putts of 12 and 15 who won the open last month with some spectacular got his White faced Blade in line on this sunny he three putted the second and missed a Short putt at the 13th for his but he nailed Birds at the 16th and i could have had a very Low score if some of those putts had Nicklaus i missed hitting Only one Green in Regula and i missed Only two fair out in also had to make a Strong he had birdies the 16th and 17th for an incoming Pacific league braves flyers Lions Hawks Orion buffaloes Rosburg in even Central league go 8 atoms 2 37 whales 31 atoms 5 Lions 3 20 Pacific stars stripes july 1967 Kiamesha of the nations top Golf professionals will compete in the three Day Concord hotel invitational tournament which opens the event will be preceded by a pro Amateur tournament which starts wednesday and has drawn the likes of Perry Joe Billy Eckstein and Mike the washing ton senators first Tommy one of golfs most demonstrative firebrands arrived tuesday for the compe boasting the distinction of being the last holdout in the recent players revolt against the Bolt will be joined in the tournament by Doug Bob Jim Turnesa and Dave All former paged the concorde resident pro and Dick Mayer join Bolt As former open champions who will play you know i muffed a Chance to play in this tournament last said it was All a i had made a mental note about the Date but before i realized the Date had come and Bolt is the performer who baptized the concorde tournament program shortly after the course had opened three years Bolt suffered through first round in which he All but threw his clubs in the he rallied the next Day with a subpar round to win the who is Nicklaus Pri vate pick for the went out in even but he Sank a 35 foot putt for a Birdie on the Lith and also birdied the Long he took a bogey five at the i had a Chance for an Eagle at the the Crew Cut insurance executive i was about 15 feet away in two and i barely missed my Gary player of South like Beman had a i want putting the Little South african Beard 3rd in Cash after indy Palm Beach up newly crowned 500 festival open Champion Frank Beard vaulted into third place in the professional Golf ers official Money standings by picking up in the India Napolis it was announced who previously had won the Houston title and the tournament of in creased his Money winnings to his Victory enabled him to jump ahead of Jack Nicklaus and Gay who Are in England to compete in the Brit ish Arnold who leads the touring pros in official earnings with Doug who stands in seventh place with and Bert the 10th leading Money Winner with also passed up the 500 Julius corps finished Way Down on the list in the festival Sun but retained second place with a total Bob goal Bys fifth place finish enabled him to jump into eighth position with Billy Casper moved up into sixth place ahead of Sanders with by Fin Ishing sixth in the chiefs1 Corey to coach Kansas City a line Backer Walt Corey of the Kan Sas City chiefs of the american football league ended his play ing career by accepting the Job As head coach of a chief farm the Omaha they Are in the professional football league of

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