1960 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM
Left to right: Homero Blancas, Tony Marimon, Coach Dave Williams, Jacky Cupit, Richard Crawford.
Team Members — Homero Blancas, Joel Goldstrand,
Richard Crawford, Ron Weber, Fred Marti, Kermit
Zarley, Babe Hiskey, Rocky Thompson.
TUCKER — U. of New Mexico Golf Course, Albuquerque,
New Mexico, 54 holes (last round rained out). Goldstrand,
214; Blancas, 214; Crawford, 215; Zarley, 215. (Babe Hiskey
was 5th and Weber tied for 6th in the tournament). (Goldstrand won the playoff) Total 858.
FLORIDA INTERCOLLEGIATES — 72 holes, Ocala, Florida (Ocala Golf Course). Blancas, 278; Babe Hiskey, 282;
Crawford, 283; Goldstrand, 283. Total 1126 (Thompson had
285, Zarley 289).
ALL AMERICA — Pine Forest C. C, Houston, 72 holes.
Over-All Champions (Blancas, Crawford, Babe Hiskey, and
Team Medal Play Champions — Blancas, 291; Crawford, 300;
Goldstrand, 303; and Hiskey, 312.
Team Match Play Champions — (Blancas, Crawford, Goldstrand, and B. Hiskey).
Team Low Four Ball Champions — 261 — (Blancas, Crawford, Goldstrand, and B. Hiskey)
SOUTHERN — Athens Country Club, Athens, Ga., 36 holes.
Blancas, 73-66—139; Crawford, 68-71—139; Weber, 75-70—
145; Fred Marti, 72-73—145. Team Total, 568 (All Time
Record.) Thompson had 147.
RICHARD CRAWFORD — Fall, 1957-Spring, 1961. Home:
El Dorado, Arkansas. Won the NCAA Championship in 1959
and 1960 (only player to ever win two National Championships during the past 40 years). Won Tucker 1959 (fall). Won
Southern Amateur in 1960. Selected on American Cup Team
in 1959. Selected on NCAA Golf Coaches All American team
for 1960 and 1961. Runner-up in 1958 (fall) Tucker. Played
on two National Championship Teams, 1959 and 1960. Finished third in Houston Open (PGA Tour Tournament) 1961.
Won Memphis Colonial 1960. Played in Masters 1961. Finished 3rd in 1961 Southern Intercollogiates in Athens, Ga.
Member of two All America Championship Teams, 1960 and
1961. Member of 1959 and 1960 Missouri Valley Conference
LEFT: Ron Weber with his 1961 Southern Intercollegiate Championship Troohv
Hiskey with his 1961 Tucker Championship Trophy.
MIDDLE: Rocky Thompson. RIGHT: Babe