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FACES IN THE CROWD

May 16, 1977
May 16, 1977

Table of Contents
May 16, 1977

Slew Flew
Away With Cey
Baseball
Pro Football
Pro Basketball
Rowing
Hockey
Raptors
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

FACES IN THE CROWD

MANH VAN NGUYEN
MODESTO, CALIF.

This is an article from the May 16, 1977 issue

SHEILA O'DOUGHERTY
MINNEAPOLIS

At the sixth annual intercollegiate table tennis championships at the University of Denver, Van Nguyen, a sophomore at Modesto Junior College, won the men's singles title by defeating Greg Gin-gold of the University of South Florida 17-21, 21-19, 21-7, 22-20. O'Dougherty, a sophomore at the University of Minnesota, took the women's crown for the second straight year, beating Niloufer Patel of the University of Illinois 21-9, 21-23, 21-12, 21-14.

LARRY PATTERSON
SEATTLE
A 6'2", 200-pound senior third baseman for the Gonzaga University Bulldogs, Patterson has a 27-game hitting streak and a .467 average. Over one five-game stretch, Patterson went 14 for 14, including seven extra-base hits.

JOHN WANDRISCO
CARNEGIE, PA.
Wrestling at 70 pounds, John, 14, won his third state junior title at the All-Areas final in Sharon. John, an eighth-grader at SS. Simon & Jude, has never lost a dual-meet match and has won 16 major tournaments in his five years of competition.

PAUL MELLON
UPPERVILLE, VA.
Mellon, 69, financier and trustee of the Mellon Foundation, rode Christmas Goose, a 12-year-old thoroughbred gray gelding, to the grand championship in the 20th Virginia Trail Riders 100-mile ride. The endurance test lasted three days.

CATHY WILSON
NAZARETH, TEXAS
Wilson, 24, has coached the Nazareth High girls' basketball team to a 72-8 record during the past two years. Wilson, who played for the Wayland Baptist Flying Queens, directed the 1977 Swiftettes to the Class B state title.

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