Pete Sorber, soccer coach at Florissant Valley Community College in St. Louis, ran his four-year record to 58-2 with a 13-0 season, including a 2-1 win over Lorain County CC in 11 overtimes for his third National Junior College title in four years.
Craig Kunch, a 4-year-old surfer from San Diego, was the youngest entrant in the sixth annual Windansea Surf Club Menehune (little people) Championship at La Jolla, placing fourth in his heat among five competitors, each at least twice his age.
Cathy Vayda, 11, of New Orleans, a member of the Tulane Swim Club, received the highest ranking ever awarded a swimmer in the Southern Association of the AAU, placing first among U.S. swimmers in four events and in the top 10 in 23 others.
Janet Bristol, 15, sophomore at Burlington (Vt.) High, won the New England AAU and AAU Regional I cross-country championships on successive weekends, before placing fifth in the National Women's AAU at St. Louis, eight seconds behind Doris Brown.
January 11, 1971
Ed Barnett of Warren, Mich., a senior wrestler at Wayne State University, ran his dual-meet victory streak to 17, dating back to the 1968-69 season. Competing at three different weights, Barnett has posted an over-all collegiate record of 35-4.
Danny Sanders, a 15-year-old ninth grader from Oak Ridge Tenn., captured the 1970 National Junior Frisbee Championship held at Las Vegas by outscoring nine other regional contestants it competition. He compiled 10 points in his victory.