Jay Peake, Charleroi, Pa., men's instinctive title, Natl. Field Archery tournament, Watkins Glen, N.Y. Women's champion: Merle Wimer, Marlinton, W. Va.
Stirling Moss, Britain, 286-m. Grand Prix of Pescari, in Vanwall, in 2:59:22.7, with 96.24 mph average, Pescari, Italy.
Terry Townsend, Anderson, Ind., All-American Soap Box Derby, Akron.
Jack Disney, Pasadena, natl. men's amateur title, with 21 pts., Kenosha, Wis. Women's champion: Nancy Neiman, Detroit.
August 25, 1957
Bill Cox Sr., Noroton (Conn.) YC, Hipkins Trophy series, with 64 pts., Centre Island, N.Y.
E. W. (Skip) Etchells, Old Greenwich, Conn., in "Shannon," Atlantic Coast Star Class series title, with 99 pts., Winthrop, Mass.
Charlie Norkus, 4-round KO over Crow Peele, heavyweights, New Orleans.
Paoli Rosi, 10-round split decision over Baby Vasquez, lightweights, Louisville.
William Lombardy, New York, world jr. chess title, with 11-0 score, Toronto.
Ken Venturi, San Francisco, St. Paul Open, with 266 for 72 holes.
Fred Wood, Vancouver, over Gene Sarazen, in playoff, Natl. Srs. Open title, Spokane.
Randy Womack, Clovis, N. Mex., Natl. Amputee Golf Assn. title, with 155 for 36 holes, Toledo.
HOOP BAND: $57,450 Arch Ward Memorial H., 1 3/16 m., by 4½ lengths, in 1:54 3/5, Washington Pk. Johnny Heckmann up.
SALLY LEE: $40,000 Debutante St., 6 f., by three lengths, in 1:10 2/5, Del Mar. Peter Moreno up.
ALHAMBRA: $21,750 Prairie State St., 6 f., by nose, in 1:10 3/5, Washington Pk. Eddie Arcaro up.
Althea Gibson, New York, over Louise Brough, 9-7, 6-4, Essex invitation, Manchester, Mass.
George Breen, Buffalo, Natl. AAU men's 4-mile title, in record 1:32:05, Huntington, Ind.