Sports in Brief: McDermott into Crump Memorial semifinal
Defending champion Michael McDermott of Bryn Mawr defeated Jeff Osberg of West Chester, 1-up, and Bill Williamson of Cincinnati, 3 and 2, on Saturday to advance to Sunday morning's semifinals of the George A. Crump Memorial Tournament at Pine Valley in Camden County. Gene Elliott of West Des Moines, Iowa, won his two matches by 6 and 5 to also move on. McDermott will take on Matthew Sughrue of Arlington, Va., and Elliott will meet Michael Muehr of Potomac Falls, Va., on Sunday.
Peter Uihlein holed his second shot for an eagle on the 18th hole to finish with a 7-under 65 and take a 2-stroke lead after the third round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in St. Andrews, Scotland.
Tom Lehman made a 20-foot birdie putt on the final hole for his second straight 5-under 67 and a 1-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's First Tee Open in Pebble Beach, Calif. Lehman had a 10-under 134 total after two rounds at Del Monte and Pebble Beach.
LOCAL COLLEGES In Glassboro, Sam Browne had four goals and Courtney Aquino (Hammonton) added two as Rowan's field hockey team defeated Neumann, 10-2, before a NCAA Division III-record crowd of 1,958. . . . Mark Colville (Roman Catholic) scored six goals and assisted on six more as Manor College's men's soccer team walloped Harrisburg Area Community College, 17-1, in Abington.
HORSE RACING Ron the Greek pulled off a 21-1 upset in the $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup Invitational at Belmont Park in New York. . . . At Santa Anita in Arcadia, Calif., Tiz Flirtatious won the $250,000 Rodeo Drive Stakes by a head. Secret Compass took the $250,000 Chandelier Stakes for 2-year-old fillies, while Bond Holder won the $250,000 FrontRunner Stakes. Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens rode Beholder to victory in the $250,000 Zenyatta Stakes and then guided Mucho Macho Man to a win in the $250,000 Awesome Again Stakes.
AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL Hawthorn's Jack Gunston kicked four goals as the Hawks beat the Fremantle Dockers, 77-62, to win the AFL Grand Final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
- Staff and wire reports