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July 26, 1993

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) _ Tommy Tolles shot a 6-under-par 66 for a two-stroke victory over Bob May and Bob Burns in the Nike Greater Ozarks Open.

The former Georgia star, who earned $31,500 for his first Nike Tour victory, finished play Sunday with a 17-under 271 total on the Highland Springs course. May and Burns closed with 68s.


ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) - Andy Larkin threw a no-hitter in the Elmira Pioneers’ 6-0 victory over the Welland Pirates in the New York-Penn League.

The 19-year-old from Medford Ore., who had 13 strikeouts in Sunday’s game, improved to 2-5 for the Florida Marlins’ Class A affiliate.

Larkin allowed a walk in the second inning and hit a batter in the fifth. Welland’s G.G. Harris reached base in the eighth on third baseman Dave Berg’s error.


KING CITY, Ontario (AP) - Former Brigham Young star Mike Weir shot a 3- under-par 69 for a one-stroke victory in the Canadian Tour’s Infiniti Tournament Players’ Championship.

The 23-year-old Canadian, who earned $18,000, finished play Sunday with a 4-under 284 total on the King Valley Golf Club course.

Richard Zokol of Canada, the 1992 Greater Milwaukee Open winner, tied for second with compatriot Remi Bouchard and Steve Stricker of the United States. Zokol closed with a 72 and Bouchard and Stricker shot 73s.


VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) - Franziska Hentschel scored two goals as Germany beat Argentina 2-1 in the final of the Intercontinental Cup field hockey championship.

Argentina’s Vanana Oneto opened the scoring in the first minute of Sunday’s game and Hentschel tied it nine minutes later on a penalty corner. The German captain scored the game-winner from close range in the 46th minute.

Germany finished the 11-day tournament with a 4-0-3 record, while Argentina was 5-1-1. Both advanced to the World Cup next year in Ireland, along with Canada, Russia and the United States.


COON RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) - George Shortridge made a 40-foot birdie putt on the final hole of regulation, then parred the first hole of a sudden-death playoff with Bill Brask to win the National Car Open.

The 49-year-old Shortridge, who also won the tournament in 1966 and 1981, closed with a 1-under-par 71 on Sunday for a 9-under 207 total on the Bunker Hills course. Brask shot a 68.


PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (AP) - Tight end Chris Gedney, the Chicago Bears’ third- round draft pick, will miss eight to 10 weeks with a broken collarbone.

Gedney, who had 34 receptions for 587 yards and five touchdowns for Syracuse last season, was injured in Saturday’s scrimmage.


ENDWELL, N.Y. (AP) - Susan Wineinger shot a 2-under-par 70 for a three- stroke victory over Nicole Jeray and Lori Poling in the Futures Tour’s Endwell Greens Classic.

Susan Wineinger finished play Sunday with a 3-under 215 total on the Endwell Greens Golf Course. Jeray closed with a 69 and Poling shot a 70.

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