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COMING EVENTS March 15 through March 24

March 18, 1957
March 18, 1957

Table of Contents
March 18, 1957

Fred Haney's Fire
Events & Discoveries
Pancho The Great
Basketball
  • A year of exciting basketball culminates in the NCAA tournament, with the big question being whether form—which has held true all season—will also decide the national champion

Horse Racing
Outdoors
  • Edited by Thomas H. Lineaweaver

    In Washington, D.C. last week Congress and the North American Wildlife Conference gave all outdoorsmen CAUSE TO CHEER

Skiing
The Red Wings
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Acknowledgments
Pat On The Back
Departments

COMING EVENTS March 15 through March 24

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This is an article from the March 18, 1957 issue Original Layout

ALL TIMES E.S.T. EXCEPT WHERE OTHERWISE NOTED

FRIDAY, MARCH 15

Basketball
NCAA Tourney (regionals); eastern, Philadelphia; mid-western, Lexington, Ky.; western, Dallas; far western, Corvallis, Ore. (through March 16).

Boat Show
Land-O-Lakes Boat, Marine & Tackle Show, St. Paul (through March 24).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Ike Chestnut vs. Gil Cadilli, featherweights (10 rds.), Mad. Sq. Garden, New York, 10 p.m. (NBC).

Fencing
Intercollegiate Fencing Assn. Championships, New York (through March 16).

Shooting
Southern Conference Rifle Championship, Lexington, Va. (through March 16).

Skiing
3rd American nternational Downhill, Slalom & Giant Slalom Championships, Stowe, Vt. (through March 17).

Sportsmen Show
Annual Canadian National Sportsmen's Show, Toronto (through March 23).

Wrestling
Eastern Intercollegiate Assn. Championships, Penn State, University Park, Pa. (through March 16).

SATURDAY, MARCH 16

Basketball

(College)
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]National Invitation Tournament, Mad. Sq. Garden, New York, 2 p.m. (CBS). (Also March 18, 19, 21, 23.)

(Professional)
[TV]National Basketball Assn. playoffs, teams and sites to be determined, 2:30 p.m. (NBC).

Boating

Optimist Sailing Championship Races, Clearwater, Fla. (through March 17).
St. Petersburg-Havana Sailing Race, St. Petersburg, Fla.

Curling
Gordon International Medal (U.S. vs. Canada), Montreal.

Hockey

Montreal vs. Boston, Montreal.
Toronto vs. New York, Toronto.

Shooting
Salinas Rodeo Gun Club Trapshoot, Salinas, Calif. (through March 17).

Squash Racquets
National Doubles Championship, Minneapolis.

Table Tennis
National Juniors' Team Championship, Chicago (through March 17).

Tennis
USLTA Women's Indoor Championships, finals, Chestnut Hill, Mass. (March 11 through 16).

Track & Field

Chicago Daily News Meet, Chicago.
Heptagonal Games, Ithaca, N.Y.
New York Pioneer Club Meet, New York.

SUNDAY, MARCH 17

Hockey

Boston vs. Chicago, Boston.
Detroit vs. Montreal, Detroit.
New York vs. Toronto, Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.

Polo
Hall of Fame match, Boca Raton, Fla.

Skiing
Boston College Trophy Race, Wilmington, Vt.

MONDAY, MARCH 18

Boxing
[TV]Stephan Redl vs. Al Milone, welterweights (10 rds.), St. Nick's, New York, 10:30 p.m. (DuMont).

Handball
National YMCA Senior Handball Championships, Brooklyn, N.Y. (through March 23).

TUESDAY, MARCH 19

Auto Show
Regional Automobile Show, Lubbock, Texas (through March 24).

Boxing
Joey Giambra vs. Al Andrews, middleweights (10 rds.), Oakland, Calif.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20

Boxing
(Amateur)
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Golden Gloves East-West Championship finals, Chicago, 10 p.m. (ABC).

Hockey
Toronto vs. Montreal, Toronto.

THURSDAY, MARCH 21

Boating
110 Class Winter Sailing Championships, Tampa (through March 23).

Boat Show
Connecticut Boat Show, New Haven, Conn. (through March 24).

Court Tennis
National Doubles Championship, New York.

Hockey
Detroit vs. Boston, Detroit.

Skiing
National Junior Downhill, Slalom, Cross-Country & lump Championships, Reno (through March 24).

FRIDAY, MARCH 22

Basketball
NCAA Championships, finals and semifinals, Kansas City, Mo. (through March 23).

Boating
Havana-Vadero Ocean Sailing Race, Havana.

Boat Show

American & Canadian Sportsmen's Vacation & Boat Show, Cleveland (through March 31).
Southwest Sports, Boat & Vacation Show, Dallas (through March 31).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Miguel Berrios vs. Carmelo Costa, featherweight elimination bout (12 rds.), Mad. Sq. Garden, New York, 10 p.m. (NBC).

Fencing
National Collegiate Championships, Detroit (through March 23).

Golf
National Golf Show, New York (through March 30).

Gymnastics
National Collegiate Gymnastics Championships, Annapolis, Md. (through March 23).

Shooting
Kingsburg Gun Club Trapshoot, Kingsburg, Calif. (through March 24).

Track & Field
Cleveland K of C Meet, Cleveland.

SATURDAY, MARCH 23

Auto Racing
[NETWORK RADIO]Florida International 12-Hour Grand Prix Endurance Race, Sebring, Fla. (CBS*) (through March 24).

Basketball
(Professional)
[TV]National Basketball Assn. playoffs; teams and sites to be determined, 2:30 p.m. (NBC).

Billiards
National Collegiate Billiard Tournament (finals). Iowa City, Iowa.

Fox Hunting
The Stoneybrook Meeting, Southern Pines, N.C.

Hockey

Boston vs. New York, Boston.
Montreal vs. Chicago, Montreal.
Toronto vs. Detroit, Toronto.

Horse Racing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Gulfstream Park Handicap, $100,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 1¼ m., Hallandale, Fla., 4:45 p.m. (CBS).

Tennis
Pro matches, Rosewall vs. Gonzales, Louisville.

Track & Field
Invitational Indoor Meet, Boulder, Colo.

SUNDAY, MARCH 24

Hockey

Detroit vs. Toronto, Detroit.
New York vs. Chicago, Mad. Sq. Garden, New York.

Motorcycling
National Championship Cross-Country Race, Glendale, Calif.

Skiing
New England Kandahar Giant Slalom, Cannot Mt., N.H.

*See local listing.

HUNGARIAN OLYMPIANS' ATHLETIC TOUR

Friday, March 15
Hungarian swimmers and water poloists in competition, San Jose, Calif.

Saturday, March 16
Hungarian swimmers and water poloists in competition, Stockton, Calif.

Sunday, March 17
Hungarian swimmers and water poloists in competition, San Francisco.

Tuesday, March 19
Hungarian swimmers and water poloists in competition, San Francisco.