Zack, 25, won the first PGA National Assistant's Professional Championship at Brockton, Mass. with a one-under-par 209 for 54 holes. He played the two par-5 holes of the 6,421-yard course eight under, with two eagles and four birdies.
DON BROWN and APRIL MOON
Records, as well as arrows, fell in the 1977 National Archery Association's flight championships at Wendover, Utah. Using a 126-pound, hand-held bow, Brown, 31, shot an arrow 1,164 yards, 2 feet, 9 inches—more than 87 yards farther than the world record set last year by Bruce Odle. Moon, 30, using a 65-pound, hand-held bow, became the first woman to exceed 800 yards. She shot an arrow 810 yards, 2 feet, 9 inches—nearly 93 yards better than the 1967 record set by Norma Beaver.
Susan, 14, a freshman at Albion High, won the Midwest Regional AAU high jump with a national age-group record of 5'6". She also won the Midwest Regional Pentathlon for juniors with 3,002 points, taking three of the five events.
Jeff, 17, a senior at William Allen High, became the first bowler in the history of the Pennsylvania junior league to roll a perfect game. Jeff's 300 surpassed the old high score of 298 set by Allen alumnus Ed Ressler, now on the PBA circuit.
October 23, 1977
A senior nursing student at Boston University, Ray, 21, won the New England women's single-handed sailing championship and the following week took first place in the President's Trophy, leading host BU to the team sailing title.