Bret Janssen, 14, of Cupertino, Calif., won only one varsity wrestling match for Hyde Junior High, but qualified for the Santa Clara County finals and took the 105-pound title. Though only 5'5" he also threw 17 TD passes for the school's undefeated football team.
Roy Kissin, a freshman at San Ramon Valley High in Danville, Calif., set two world records for 14-year-olds when he ran six miles in an AAU race in 33:33.2, lowering the old mark by 37.8 seconds, and 10,000 meters in 34:43.0, breaking the former record by 33.2.
Judy Taylor of Indianapolis, whose average is 167, became the first bowler in the 53-year history of the women's city tournament to win five titles: the singles and all-events, both regular and handicap, and a share of the handicap doubles.
Henrik Schroeder, a senior center forward on the Miami Military Academy soccer team who broke a school record with 36 goals while leading the academy to a 16-1-1 mark and the Florida state championship in 1971, booted 42 goals in his first 14 games this season.
March 6, 1972
Charlie Norelli, a junior at Emmaus (Pa.) High, broke two school records when he swam the 100-yard freestyle in 47.8 and the 200 in 1:49.2. He was the state champion in the 50-yard freestyle as a freshman and, as a track man, has run the 880 in 1:55.6.
John Campbell, a sophomore on the Good Counsel High jayvee basketball team in Wheaton, Md., who is averaging 18 points a game, sank 51 consecutive foul shots over a six-game period (the pro record is 57). Overall, he has made 89% of his free throws.