ARCHERY—An Australian archer from Melbourne, HANS WRIGHT, compiled 3,684 points with 468 arrows at ranges of 35 to 100 yards to win the National Archerv Association's championship meet in Lafayette, Ind. GEORGE SLINZER of Pennsylvania, who finished second with 3,559, was awarded the American title.
BASEBALL—BOSTON and ST. LOUIS were declared co-champions when rain washed out the final game of the 51st annual Union Printers International Baseball Tournament in Cincinnati, foremost event of the closed-shop season.
BOATING—The Gold Cup for unlimited hydroplanes, run this year on Seattle's Lake Washington, was won for the third straight time by RON MUSSON in Miss Bardahl.
BOXING—World junior lightweight champion FLASH ELORDE of the Philippines rallied in the last five rounds of a 10-round nontitle fight at Madison Square Garden to win a split decision over favored Puerto Rican Frankie Narvaez.
CHESS—Grand masters PAL BENKO and WILLIAM LOMBARDY of New York finished the 12 rounds of the U.S. Open Championship tournament in San Juan, P.R. with 10 points each to share the title and the $1,600 prize money.
FOOTBALL—Notre Dame's John Huarte, who completed 10 passes in 13 attempts for two TDs, and Linebacker Dick Butkus of Illinois were outstanding for the College All-Stars, but the CLEVELAND BROWNS won the annual All-Star Game at Soldier Field in Chicago 24-16 (page 47).
Washington shut out Philadelphia 37-0 in the first game of the NFL exhibition season as the passing of Dick Shiner (10 completions in 15 attempts for 138 yards), three field goals and four conversions by rookie John Seedborg and a 99-yard touchdown pass play from rookie Richie Badar to rookie Jack Dean routed the fumbling (five times) Eagles. The AFL also got under way as HOUSTON'S Don Trull threw three touchdown passes to defeat New York 21-16 and OAKLAND beat San Diego 10-3 when rookie Kent McCloughan returned an intercepted pass 42 yards for a TD. BUFFALO'S Billy Joe ran 38 yards for a touchdown, Pete Gogolak kicked three field goals and Jack Kemp scored from the two to give the Bills a 23-0 victory over Boston.
GOLF—JACK NICKLAUS, tied at nine under par after 70 holes of the $125,000 Philadelphia Golf Classic with Doug Sanders, Randy Glover and Joe Campbell, seemed to be out of the running when he drove into the woods of the 17th tee. Nicklaus made the green, however, on his next shot, putted 45 feet for an eagle and won by one stroke over Sanders and Campbell. His 277 was 11 under par, and the victory was his second in a row on the tour and his second straight in the tournament. Last year Nicklaus birdied the 17th hole to edge Gary Player.
The touring lady golfers visited Milwaukee's North Shore Country Club last week for the Milwaukee Jaycee Open and Veteran MARLENE BAUER HAGGE won it with rounds of 71-71-72-73 on the par-72 course. The total tied the Jaycee Open record of 287 set by Kathy Whitworth in 1963.
HARNESS RACING—A record crowd at Buffalo Raceway gave BRET HANOVER a standing ovation after he won the $17,206 Reynolds Memorial Stakes by 1� lengths, his 34th victory in 34 starts.