UH's 1960 Golf Team — KNEELING: Gary Wright, Ralph Foltz, Babe Hiskey, Homero Blancas, Larry Beck.
Joel Goldstrand, Jacky Cupit, Coach Dave Williams, Ron Weber, Richard Crawford, Tony Marimon.
Team Members — Jacky Cupit, Richard Crawford,
Tony Marimon, Ron Weber, Joel Goldstrand, Larry
Beck, Homero Blancas.
TUCKER — U. of New Mexico Golf Course (fall of 1959),
72 holes. Crawford, 289; Marimon, 290; Cupit, 291; Weber,
296. Team Total of 1166 (new record).
Border Olympics — Laredo, Texas, 72 holes. Cupit, 281;
Blancas, 285; Larry Beck, 289, Marimon, 289. Team total
1144 (new record).
LAKE CHARLES — Lake Charles Country Club, 54 holes,
Lake Charles, La. Cupit, 214; Goldstrand, 219; Beck, 224;
Marimon, 224; and Weber, 224. Team Total 881 (new record).
ALL AMERICA — Pine Forest C. C, Houston. 72 holes.
Over-All Champions — (Cupit, Blancas, Beck and Marimon).
Team Medal Play Champions — Blancas, 287; Beck, 287;
Cupit, 289; Marimon, 297. Total, 1160.
PIKES PEAK — Broadmoor Golf Club, Colorado Springs,
Colo. 54 holes. Beck, 217; Cupit, 219; Crawford, 222; and
Marimon, 222. Total, 880 (new record).
MISSOURI VALLEY CONFERENCE — Newman Golf
Course, Peoria, Illinois, 72 holes. Cupit, 280; Blancas, 293;
Crawford, 293; and Beck, 293. Total 1163.
NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS — Broadmoor Golf Club, Colorado Springs, Colo. 36 holes. Jacky Cupit, 76-71—147; Richard Crawford, 72-78—150; Homero Blancas, 74-79—153;
Tony Marimon, 73-80—153. Tournament was played in strong
winds up to 45 miles per hour. Team set NCAA record by
being the 5th straight team from UH to win the National
Championship. Also, Richard Crawford won the Individual
for the 2nd straight time ... a record. Jacky and Nicklaus
tied for runner-up spot in Medal Play.
LEFT: Soapy Johnson, member of the All America Hall of
Fame, in action during the 1960 All America. RIGHT:
Homero Blancas, Jr. hits his tee shot to the par three
thirteenth hole at Pine Forest C. C. during the 1960 All