Terry Greenhoe, 10, won his third consecutive Ford Motor Co. pass, punt and kick contest, the Copper County (Mich.) finals in Houghton, with a 186-yard total for his best in each event. Terry is also an all-star goalie in the Pee Wee Hockey League.
Mary Warner of Kennett Square, Pa. won the AHSA hunter seat equitation class at the Pennsylvania National Horse Show, a competition in which the rider, not the horse, is judged. She rode Hopper, a 4-year-old given to her as a foal because it was crippled.
Janis Ferraris, a liberal arts student at Odessa (Texas) Junior College, won the women's individual title at the William H. Tucker Invitational college golf tournament at the University of New Mexico with a 224, one stroke off JoAnne Gunderson's 1960 record.
Philip Gollop, 16, an apprentice engineer from Weymouth, Dorset, swam the English Channel from France to England in 14 hours 31 minutes and became the youngest Briton to cross successfully. The youngest ever was 14-year-old Leonore Modell of Sacramento.
November 1, 1965
Eddie Price Jr., 12, son of Tulane's 1949 All-America and the New York Giants' All-Pro fullback, led Filmore Playground of the New Orleans Bantam Football League to a 33-6 win over Wisner Playground with TD runs of 39, 41, 10 and 29 yards.
R.E. (Sonney) Wright of Alto, N.Mex. took his first national title in 17 years of professional rodeo competition, the Rodeo Cowboys Association's steer-roping championship. The 39-year-old rancher closed out the season at Vinita, Okla. with total winnings of $4,817.