ARCHERY—Seventeen-year-old JIM STAMETZ of Bethlehem, Pa. scored 2,625 points to win the men's freestyle amateur title at the national field archery meet at Point Pleasant, W. Va., and EVELYN GOODRICH of Flint, Mich. took the women's free-style open championship with 2,394 points.
BOATING—BLITZEN, a 56-foot cutter owned by Tom and Bill Schoendorf of Milwaukee, completed a sweep for the second straight year as she took overall honors and four trophies in the 333-mile Chicago-to-Mackinac race. Blitzen won the Royono Cup for being the first to cross the finish line, the Mackinac Cup for the best time in Division I, the Ritchie trophy for the best time in Divisions I and II and the Commodore George Warrington trophy for Class A. She took the overall with a corrected time of 55:05:39, while Flying Buffalo, Maury Declerq's remarkable 35-foot Class C sloop that won overall in the Port Huron-to-Mackinac race a week earlier, finished second overall.
BOXING—Philadelphia's JOE FRAZIER, the 1964 Olympic heavyweight champion, gained the 11th knockout in his 11 professional fights with a TKO over Billy Daniels of Brooklyn, in the sixth round of their scheduled 10-rounder in Philadelphia.
In Portland, Me., Heavyweight BUSTER MATHIS remained unbeaten in 11 fights as he scored a unanimous decision over Charlie Chase of Montreal in their six-round match.
GOLF—The U.S. WOMEN won their 10th Curtis Cup as they defeated the British team 13-5 at Hot Springs, Va. (page 22).
Billy Casper became the first golfer on the pro tour to win four titles this year when he took the $92,000 Speedway festival tournament in Indianapolis with an 11-under-par 277, finishing three strokes ahead of Runner-up R. H. (Dick) Sikes. Earlier in the year Casper won the San Diego Open, the U.S. Open and the Western Open.
San Antonio's KATHY WHITWORTH, the top money winner on this year's LPGA tour, increased her earnings to $18,652 when she won the $15,000 London ( Ont.) Open, the first LPGA event ever held in Canada. Miss Whitworth shot a final-round par 72 for a 213, three strokes better than Mickey Wright, who finished second.
HARNESS RACING—BRET HANOVER, barred from the betting, gained his ninth victory in 10 starts this year (the 54th of 58 races in his career) as he beat Gee Lee Hanover by three lengths in the $100,000 Empire Race at Yonkers. The win was worth $55,000 and boosted Bret's lifetime earnings to $760,352, tops among pacers but still $124,743 under harness racing's record earnings by the famous trotter, Su Mac Lad, who is now retired.
Two days later at Yonkers, Bret's full sister, 3-year-old BONJOUR HANOVER, also barred from the betting, made her metropolitan New York debut this year and won the $35,407 Bronx Filly Pace by 1� lengths over Good Candy, who paid $12.60 in the wagering. The victory was Bonjour's eighth straight after losing her first race this year.
HORSE RACING—LIKE A CHARM ($11.80), a New Jersey-bred filly purchased for $6,500 by Mrs. W. A. Croll Jr. at the Timonium, Md. sales last fall, won the $107,415 Sorority Stakes for 2-year-old fillies by four lengths over Rokeby Stables' Just Kidding at Monmouth.