another Clyde Devinna in 1965, was there a Clyde III? The Fresno Bee The Republican (Fresno, CA) 26 Apr. 1965

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in the gives Valley Judoists Place Fourth In Bay Meet Spccinl lo The Bee SAN FRANCISCO -- The Central California program, one of the fastest growing in the state, its high water .mark this past weekend, when placed fourth in the Amateur Athletic Union championships in San Francisco. 5, a i t s to 3 to Frank Rackley of the Fres-' no YMCA for the third time finished in the runnerup spot in the unlimited class, losing a 5 to 2 decision to champion c h a m p i o n s startled the fans by Walters, a 220 pounder, repeatedly until he finally Richard Walters of Washing-Ian opening and threw ton, DC. Rackley threw Bill Paul of San Francisco, the same fellow fellow who defeated him last year in the Olympic tryouts. The contest went into an overtime period before the Fresnan caught his opponent. Rackley was one of four Central California competitors competitors who qualified for the finals. Tom Anderson of the Fresno YMCA had two wins, a loss and a decision to make the finals. In the final round he was eliminated by Stanley Foster of the air force. Kirk Ellis of Fresno had larger opponent. Los Angeles won the team honors, Central was second, inter mountain third and Central California fourth. Chicago rounded the top five. M o r e t h a n watched the finals in the University of San Francisco gymnasium. Nishioka received the champion trophy and the Japan Air Lines trophy. In addition each first place was given a special award from Risei Kano Kodokan in Japan. Tosh won the sportsmanship three wins and a loss going phy and Michael Araki _ , f- nw lo. r f U W / e f - ~ -- i . . finals. He was defeat-iinspirational award. ed by Clyde DeVinna of Los Angeles. Nearly 400 persons

Clipped from The Fresno Bee The Republican26 Apr 1965, MonPage 20

The Fresno Bee The Republican (Fresno, California)26 Apr 1965, MonPage 20
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