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ARNIE SOWELL 'RUNS SO SOFT'
He was pitted against Whitfield, against Spurrier (whose record-breaking race was run after Sowell beat him in Mexico City), against Fordham's Tom Courtney ...
Tom Courtney, the Olympic 800-meter champion and world outdoor 880-yard record holder, has turned to another indoor sport this season. Courtney, beset by ...
OLYMPIANS ARE YOUR NEIGHBORS
... wonderful 800-meter race so carefully planned and so flawlessly executed by Tom Courtney to beat the slender miracle runner from Pittsburgh, Arnie Sowell.
A SHOT AT THE RUSSIANS
Tom Courtney, America's world record holder, and Don Bowden are capable of times two seconds under Osminkin's. Even at 1,500 meters the U.S. domination ...
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Sharp As Ever
Compelled by a hard-edged New England work ethic, the White Sox' Carlton Fisk is, at the age of 42, still a cut or two above other catchers
NO CHARITY FOR JUNIOR
Two weeks ago, in beating the race-weary Ron Delany in the National Collegiate half mile, he had come within half a second of Tom Courtney's world record.
BIG SHOW...BIGGER TO COME
The mile was the glamour event of the evening, but it was the steel-legged, bespectacled Army private, Tom Courtney, running as if late to chow line, who made ...
A STAR-SPANGLED SYMPHONY
What happened was that Tom Courtney called up one last ounce of courage and drive from deep inside, caught the wobbling Johnson 15 yards from the finish ...