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Two stroke lead at Las Vegas Nkklaus cans 42-foot birdie putt to win LAS VEGAS, Ncv. (UPD— i And on 18, he boomed out ono Jack Nicklaus is a champion I of his patented 250-yard-plu<: golfer because he comes through under pressure. The big fellow needed only a routine par four on tlie final hole Sunday to win SI2.000 and the Tournament of Champions lillc for the second siraight year. So what did he do? He knocked in a 42-foot pult for a birdie three, won by two big shots and mined the playoff hopes of Doug Sanders and Al Geibcrger. Going into the final two holes of play in the annual desert classic, golfs leading money winner looked like he might come unstuck and throw away the tide. On the 17th hole he had a pressure putt of four feet to maintain his one stroke lead. He knocked it right in the back of the cup. drives, but left his approach barely on the front edge of the green. If he had taken three putis, he could liavc forced Ihe tournament into a tie. But he canned it for his bird ie and thereby boosted his earnings for tlic year in official PGA money to S46.150. He also broke a siring of 19 touma mcnts in which different players liave won PGA titles—and he became the first backto- back Tournament of Champions titlist since Gene Littler won three straight in 1955-5G-57. Nicklaus had rounds of 68-7355-73 for a total of 279, nine shots under par on the long and windswept Desert Inn Country Club course. Tlie colorful Sanders made the best run at Nicklaus in the final round. He was nine shots behind at the start but a six undcr-par 66 got him seven strokes back and enabled him to pick up $6,000, the same amount Geibergcr won for finishing in a two-way tie for sec ond. Geibergcr, winner of the Ala meda Open last fall, closed with a 69 for a four-round total of 281. Collecting S3,020 apiece for tieing for third place at 282, were Juan (Chi Chi) Rodri guez, the second round leader who faded to a 73 in the final round. Tommy Jacobs, Julius Boros, Paul Harney and Don Fairfield. Arnold Palmer, who had six birdies in his final round but still could score only 70 won S1,S50 for his ninth place finish at 284. U. R. tennis team wraps up title University of Redlands tennis team wrapped up the Conference title with a narrow 5-4 win over Claremont-Mudd Saturday on the Claremont courts. "Claremont played well." UK coach Jim Verdieck said. "It was a darned good win for our boys. It came down to the doubles where we had to win all three and we did," Verdieck added. Tomorrow the UR Betters are slated to meet Pomona on the Bulldog courts. SINGLES: Goss (C) dcf. Yeomans 6-3. 7-5: Jloffctt (C) dcf. Morris, 5-7. 6-3. 6-3: Schoen (R) dcf. Svvaync, 6-1. 6-4; Marshall (C) dcf. "lloyt, 6-4, 6-4; W e n t- worth (Cl def. Ilamillon. S-6, Z- 6. 7-5: Kerbcr (R) dcf. HaU, 6-2. 6-3. DOUBLES: Morris i VeomansiKisc. The Canadian-bred coll fR) dcf. Goss & Moffctl, 8 - 6.•pan the mile and one-quarter in 6-2: Schoen & Hoyt (R) def.! mo minutes flat to break the Swayne & Marshall. 6-3, 6 - 2; record of 2:00 2-5 set by the Hamilton & Kerbcr (R) d e f jHartack-riddcn Decidedly two Wciitworth & Hall, 61.. 6-4. lycars aso. Kinal score: University ol ' -Shoemaker did not .start Redlands 5, Claremont-.Mudd 4. soon enoiiRh. U lie had pone with llartack on the back- slrolch he would have won it," claimed one observer, •'If he had started then Hill Rise would have run out of gas in the stretch," countered another. Trainer Horatio Luro. who trains Northern Dancer for Ed ward P. Taylor of Toronto, insisted, of course, (hat (he better horse won. He plans to prove it in the second jewel of the Triple Crown at Pimlico on May 16. "That was (he turning point Northern Dancer wins Kentucky Derby by nose LOUISVILLE. Ky. (UPl) — Ken(ucky Derby winner Norlli orn Dancer and runnerup Hill Rise (oday headed for Pimlico and the Preakness stakes while arguments continued to rage over whether (he best horse or the best jockey won Saturday's classic. The Scoundrel, which finished a well beaten third, also headed for .Alarj-land while the east ern horses, Roman Brother, Quadrangle, Mr. Brick and Mr. .Moonlight, shipped to New York where their trainers will decide the ne.\t move. "Reverse the two jockeys and you reverse the order o£ finish." claimed one trainer, who wished to remain unidentified because "I may have lo use Shoemaker some time." Won By Neck Bill Hartack drove Northern Dancer lo a neck victory in record lime in the Derby. Shoemaker was second with Hill Light heavies siqn for bout LIMA. Peru (UPI) — South American light hoavyweighl champion Mauro Mina of Peru has signed (o meet Dave Rus sell of Uniondalc, N.V., in a 10- round bout here May 15. It will be the second encounter between the two light heavyweights. Last year, Mina took a decision from RusscU in a lOround bout. on the backslretch when Northern Dancer was sixth and in a hundred yards moved right up on the leaders. From there I knew he would win," said Luro! who had high praise for Hartack's ride but also said, "Shoemaker rode a perfect race too." Stayed In Front Once Northern Dancer got away from Hill Rise, sprinting off to a two length advantage with about a half mile to go. he stayed in front of him all tlic way. Mr. Brick had set the early pace, surrendered it to The Scoundrel and faded to sixth. The Scoundrel held the lead only momentarily as the rush by Northern Dancer took him to the front at the head of the stretch. Hill Rise, circling o n the outside was fourth still those two lengths behind. Halfway through the stretch. Northern Dancer still was t w o lengths in front with Hill Rise now second and gaining. B u t Hill Rise gained by inches as Northern Dancer ran the last quarter mile in 24 seconds. Brandenberger leads Terriers in CIF swim Redlands high swimmer Bill Brandenberger led coach Ron Stutt's Terrier mermen to sixth place overall finish in the annual California Inicrscholastic Federation finals held at the Beverly Hills Swim-Gym Friday night. Fullerlon won (he team title with 32 points, Bucna Park had 27, Downey 24, Arcada 21, Santa Ana 18 and Redlands 17. Another Citrus Belt League school, Chaffey, finished second in the class B standings.' In the varsity division Bran denbergor swept to first place in the 100 yard butterfly with a 54.2 clocking. Tlie time set a new RHS record breaking t h e old mark of 54.5 which he set in the preliminaries. Freestylcr Jim Gardner placed fifth in the 50 free with a 23.5 time. In Class B freestylcr Dean Kackley placed second in the 50 free 23.8 and was sixth in the 100 free in 53.9. The medley relay team of: Mike Patella. Jim Gardner, Billi Brandenberger and Garth Huf -I faker gained fourth place wilhj a 1:45.3 time. The freestyle relay team finished sixth in the finals in 1:35.2 slower than its 1:31.7 set in the preliminaries. Don Baltcrsby swam for Patella. The other three wore Gardner, Brandenberger and Huffakcr. Lakers draft Walt Hazzard GOLF WINNERS — Madison Finlay and Mrs. Dee Cowen who won the annual spring mixed- foursome golf tournament Sunday at Redlands Country club. A field of 72 competed. (Photo by Jim Sloon) Father and son team first in golf event Fin/ay, Mrs. Cowen win mixed'foursome golf Madison Finlay and Mrs. Dec| Paul Gerrard and Mrs. Gene— „— , ,.s.owcn won the annual spring!^ -ok Walt Hazzard of 'he regular .Saturday best ball of; f„„r<;ome eolf tourna-^ territorial choices to-iP^ln^rs golf tournament held " fo^rsonie goU tourna ^ Ihe annual National ^'t tb«-' Redlands Country Ciub.|ment from a field of .2 playersj^ Two year olds run today at Los Alamitos LOS ALAMITOS rUPIl - The two-year-old division takes the spotlight at the Los Alamitos quarter horse meeting today as 10 juveniles go postward in the feature race at 350 yards. In Saturday's 400-yard headliner, Chaundell, fifth choice in the betting, won by a length and a half over Three Scoops. Surgin «as third. Chaundell paid S12.00 to win and was timed in 20.2 seconds. NEW YORK (UPI) - The Cincinnati Royals chose George Wilson of the University oi , _ . ^ Cincinnati and the Los Angelcv father and son team JTOn,^,^^^^.^^^ ^.^^ ^^^^^^1 ^ ringiva Reiter were third with 91-73. Lakers took Walt Hazzard ol "ic regular .Saturday best ball of- p-if I Dr-Ralph Weaver and Mrs. Ver- UCLA as territorial choices to-Partners golf tournament held!""-^"! " fou«ome goU tourna- ^^^^^ ^..^^ day in the annual National ^'t tb»-' Redlands Country Ciub.|ment from a field of ,2 playerSjj ,rs j.^,. ounbar 93-74. Basketball Association (.NBA ^^frn Brook-; Jr.. and Vem!at Redlands Country club LHin-j Edward Bamett and Mrs. Ma- playcr draft. IKrooks Sr. had a net 5S for ^^jti, a low gross 81 and;'dison Finlay were awarded a Jim B. (Bad News) Barnc>. ilow net 71. Uow gross prize with an £7. burly, 6-8 member of the U.S. -Seond with a net 53 werc^ The tournament was pi.iycd; The highly successful touma- Olympic team from Tcxa> Col. Frank tlcnctti and Dennis^aUcmate shots with haU theiment was directed by Mr. and Western College, was the No. l Martm. Tied for third with net [combined handicaps. j .Mrs. Bamett and Mr. and Mrs. choice of the regular first «' TC nine teams. Steve Dcn-j Second place resulted in a tielFranklin Postle. Prizes were round of the draft by the New nis and Ed Dykcman: Walt ^between Dr. Edwin F. Banta and; awarded at the conclusion of the York Knickerbockers, who had ^i 'icman and Buck Wea%er: Dce|;iirs. Jcrrv Kreuger 93 - 72'=.'tournament and foursomes were first pick. Cnwcn and Percy Domfcid; ^nd Howard Siever and M r s.larranged at a dinner Saturday The Detroit Pistons then •'"Im l 'ctcr .son and Hank Barn-ja^k clay S6-72'i:. inight at the clubhouse. pulled somewhat of a surprise^''!': ' by .'jclccting 6-5 Jim Calducli. H'lb Ileim and John Peterson: j another Olympic team mcni -Kvcrclt .Smith and Bill bcr from Arizona Slate Univer- Kir.-chke: Hartley Ilillscn and sity. Bill Lauer: Bob Baker am! Frank Roberts; and Bob Baker Redlands Daily Facts Monday, May 4,1964 -11 Bulldogs split with Claremont University of Redlands B u 11- dogs lost the first game in extra innings and then came back to blast the Claremont-M u d d swingers 15-8 in the nightcap of a doubleheader Saturday on the CMC diamond. Redlands led 15-0 before Clare- mong could bring in three, two and three runs in the last three innings. Coach Paul Taylor's Bulldog drew three walks in succession m the first inning. Then Derek Shelton doubled in ail three baserunners and the UR nine was off and flying. A total of 17 Redlands players saw action and went through three Claremont-Mudd pitchers. Shelton and Cecil Wright led the batters each with two hit.s. Bill Bruns had a no-hitter going into the sixth inning. The opening game, scheduled for seven innings, went eight as Claremont tied the score with two runs in the sixth and squeezed across the winnin grtia in Ihe eighth. Redlands meets Cal Tech Wednesday at 3 p.m. in a SCI.VC game on the CT diamond. FIRST GAME RedUndi AB Cortez 3b 5 Dickey U 3 Hart lb 3 Moore c 2 Shelton cf 2 .Acres ss 3 Escobar rf 3 Charies 1 Wegner 2b 3 Hogan p 3 Sherman p 0 Slawson 1 Totals 29 CUremont AB Burton rf 4 Arkell 3b 4 R. H. 0 0 Evans ss .. Johnson lb . Kennedy cf Terry 2b ... Green If ... Carlson c .. Mullin p ... Dell n 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 * n. "Player of the Year" Garv, Bradds of Ohio State was cho"-:""'' sen by the Baltimore Bulloi.s. Completing the first round, the Philadelphia TB'ers chose 6-9 Lucious Jackson of Pan .•\merican, the St. Louis Hawks took 64 Jeff MuUins of Duke University, the San Frar.cisco Warriors picked Barry Kramer of New York University. Terriers to play Ramona Brown, 29 year old Negro, wins Waco open golf Totals 29 3 Score by innings: Redlands ... Oil 000 00—2 4 i Claremont .. 000 002 01—3 7 BURNEVVILLE, Okla. fUPI) his putt, although he admitted! :- Pete Brown, a 29.year-oldihe had -butterflies" in j.AIississippi-bom Negro who be- Rcdlands high Terrier bascbal- . anjiers host Ramona tomorrow at the champion Boston Ccltics.i3.30 p.m. on the RHS diamonn choosing last, picked ' came the first of his race to win a PGA co-sponsored toum stomach. Sikes sank a 65-foot chip-in | SECOND GA.ME Redlands AB Cortez 3b 2 Slawson 3b 3 his, Dickev If 2 HoUiwell If 3 Hart lb 1 on the final hole for a 36-31— <J7iTown5end lb 0 for his S1.800 official money. He , . , r- . t ^'^^^ in a Citrus Belt League garne foooter .Mel Counts of Oregon!.., rT • itriday coach Joe DcMaggui s State. ament when he won the S20.000|became the top bonus money Waco Turner Open Sunday,!™^ tournament with cracked another of golf's colorj gponsor Turner's bonus plan of S15 for birdies, 525 for chip- barriers at the same time. „ „ .prize money and S340 of spon- crcw will enteriain San Bernar-;^,^^^. jurncr's SI9.235 additional SHARK! SHARK! — The cry went up from the boat as local men were fishing off Cabo San Lucas at the extreme southern tip of Baja California. Dr. C. P. Haseltine (right) of Redlands hooked the sea monster ond londed him offer 90-minutes. They had been fishing for sea turtles, bonita and yellowtoil since it wos too early for marlin. Weighed and disployed, the giant tiger shark tipped the scales at 220 pounds. Before he was caught the shark had eaten portions of some of the large fish os they were being reeled in, leaving only the heads. Two of these are displayed by Joe Dippolito (center) of San Bernardino. Several of the many caught after the shark met his end are shown in front of Frank Fiorello (left) of Redlands. The party mode the trip both ways by air. dino High Cardinals. Currently the Redlands nine : battling for part of second place in CBL slanding.s. While the bascballcrs host Ramona Rams the Terrier tennis team coached by Paul Womack will tangle with the Rains on their Riverside courts. Redlands won the Citrus Belt League championship with a victory over Chafley in their last outing. Track Track and field men will be running for spots when they compete in the Citrus Belt League preliminaries at CoUon high school tomorrow starling at.3 p.m. The finals will be held on the same oval Friday night. Brown won the S2.700 official]ins, S50 for eagles and 100 for daily low round, cost him nearly as much as the 20,000 of- Carol Sorenson golf victor PHOENIX Ariz (UPI)— Carol Sorenson, Arizona State University, defeated Connie Robinson of Pasadena, Calif., 5 and 4 Sunday lo win the Women's Trans-.Mississippi Amateur Golf Classic. bonus money with a final round 35-35—70 that gave him an 8- under-par 280 and a one-stroke edge over Dan Sikes of Pontejmcnt. A'cdra. Fla. But he also earned a personal invitation to play in the semi­ exclusive field of lb ST5.000 Colonial National Invitation at Fort Worth starting Thursday —the first time a Negro has ever been invited, •Til go if they invite me—I certainly couldn't turn that down," Brown said as he walked off the 18th green with victory in his grasp. "I'm tired, though, and had planned to go home for a while." He said he was "proud" to be the first Negro PGA champion, but that he was "scared to deatii." Brown didn't show it, however, on the final pressure- packed hole when he knew he needed a par to win. His drive on the par-3. uphill 232-yard hole was over the green and in thick mowed grass. He chipped past the pin 2'-; feet, and then calmly sank ficial money. There were 1,114 birdies, 43 chip-ins and 21 eagles made during the tourna Mr. Eddie J. comes back AGUA C.ALIENTE, Mexico (UPD-.Mr. Eddie J., a 5-year- old on a comeback, had to be led into the Caliente winner's circle Sunday by jockey Esta ban Medina, but scored an im pressive 3 ?2 -Iength feature race victory before pulling up lame. Winning his second race in a row, Mr. Eddie J. covered the six furlongs in the Saginaw Purse in the time of 1:09 & 2-5 to leave Preamo and Azure's Orphan in the dust. Mr. Eddie J. paid S6.60 to win. Jockey Senen Trebino, a race track commuter from Golden Gate, scored a riding triple. In the 5-10 handicap contest. 42 players picked five of six winners for payoffs worth 81,742.20 each. L>-nch lb 1 Moore c Charles c 1 Shelton cf 2 Valentine cf 2 Acres ss 1 Sherman ss 2 Escobar rf 2 Beck rf 2 Wright 2b 5 Bruns p •* Totals 37 Claremont .^B Burton rf •"> .\rkcll 3b S Evans ss 3 Johnson lb 5 Kennedy cf -T Perry 2b 3 Green If •* Pignatelli c Nichols p 1 Dell p 1 Rush p 1 Carlson 1 R. 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 H. 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 1 1 13 12 R. n. 1 1 2 1 2 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 Totals 33 Score by innings: Redlands .. 350 200 500—15 12 4 Claremont.. 000 000 323— 8 7 2 Fight date changed BOSTON (UPI) — Promoter Sam Silverman announced Sunday that the Sugar Ray Robinson-Gaylord Barnes fight, originally scheduled for May 13 in Portland, Maine, has been shUted to May 19. Shoemaker taken in by Hill Rise By OSCAR FRALEY UPI Sports Writer NEW- YORK (UPI) — Norih- ern Dancer's victory in the Kentucky Derby must stand today as a monument to the irrevocable fact that nobody, but nobody, can pick horse race winners with infallible precision. If the lady says she has to bet a horse called "Curler" because she had her hair set that day, don't interfere. If a guy says he's betting the 10 horse because his birthday is the 29th and two and nine make 10, don't challenge his arithmetic. As a case in point, I give you Willie Shoemaker. "Willie the Shoe." as he is known to the racing fraternity, has lo be one of the greatest jockeys of all time. His mounts already have won the second highest total money in history. But now you must stop and consider the case of "WilUc the Shoe" in the race called the Kentucky Derby. This past winter, "Shoe" rode Northern Dancer to victory in the Flamingo at Hialcah and then in the Florida Derby at Gulfstrcam. But like any ordinary racegoer he was taken in by the West Coast performance of a colt called Hill Rise. This despite the fact that a great number of colls which were sensational on western tracks have fallen on their silken muzzles when they reached Churchill Downs. Anyhow, he switched from Northern Dancer to Hill Rise— and lost the Derby on Saturday by a short neck. So he made a mistake. But it wasn't the first time. Just two years ago he had the mount on a colt called Decidedly. So "Willie the Shoe" switched to Sunrise County and finished fifth while Decidedly went on to win. Then, back in 1957, "Shoe" was romping down the Derby stretch to victory on a colt named Gallant Man when he misjudged the finish line, started to pull up his horse, and then realized that they hadn't gone under the wire. He finished second to Iron Liege. The beneficiary of the action, strangely enough, in all three cases was none other than Bill (don't call me Willie) Hartack. Those three gifts from Willie to Bill, along with a Derby triumph which Hartack scored on Venetian Way in 1960, now have made Hartack the second leading winner among jockeys in Derby history. Hartack has won four times in six Derby starts, finishing second with Fabius in 1956 and 13th aboard Easy Spur in 1959. Only the immortal Eddie Arcaro, with five victories, is ahead of him. And, while he had to have the horse under him, Hartack won this one with a heady ride and a pair of eyeballs that had to be swiveling atop his head like the red blinker on the roof of a police car. "I kept an eye on Mr. Brick and The Scoundrel. «ho seemed to be nmning the best in front of us," he said. "But I also kept an eye on Hill Rise behind us." Shoemaker still may have had the best horse. But all you can believe is the way they finished and the feeling in this comer is that Hartack "stole" it by making a quick, une.xpect- ed move when the pack fled into the far turn and began to swing for home. "He got a little far away from us at the head of the stretch," Shoemaker admitted later. "We were getting to him slowly but I felt we weren't going to get there when we passed the eighth pole." "Shoe" simply got started a bit late. But it's interesfing that in all three errors of judgment, HarUck has come up smelling like roses.

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