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FACES IN THE CROWD

Oct. 03, 1977
Oct. 03, 1977

Table of Contents
Oct. 3, 1977

Never Too Late
Talent Tests
Raiders
Papale
College Football
Baseball
Harness Racing
  • By Douglas S. Looney

    William Wirtz' colt made short work of the Jug, taking two straight heats in record time, but for a while it didn't look as though he'd ever get to the starting gate

Horse Racing
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

FACES IN THE CROWD

JUDY STRONG
HATFIELD, MASS.
Judy, 17, a senior on the Smith Academy field hockey team, scored the 100th and 101st goals of her high school career. She has averaged 2.2 goals per game, twice scored as many as seven and just once in 48 games has she failed to score.

This is an article from the Oct. 3, 1977 issue

DALE HARTZELL
TROY, MICH.
Dale, 15, a junior at Athens High School, won the world junior Frisbee championship in Atlanta, taking the overall distance, straight throw, accuracy target throw, curve flight, skip flight and back and leg catch events.

TRACEY KENNEDY
HOUSTON
Tracey, 12, won the Houston soccer skills contest for boys and girls 12 and under. A center forward who averages 3.2 goals a game, the seventh-grader led her St. Francis D team to a 38-2-2 record and the 1976 and '77 state championships.

KAREN WHRITENOUR
MINNEAPOLIS
Karen, 12, a seventh-grader at Lyndale Elementary School, won the high jump, the 220 and tied for first in the 100 in the state AAU Junior Olympic meet. Her time of 29.7 in the 220 is faster than that of any boy in her school.

JEFF PEDERSON
GRAFTON, N. DAK.
Jeff, 17, kicked a state-record, 54-yard field goal in his first attempt of the season. The 6'1", 185-pound senior is the starting quarterback, does all the placekicking and punting and also plays defensive end for the 4-0 Class A Spoilers.

CAPT. MARCIA LUTZ
SANTA MARIA, CALIF.
Lutz, 29, chief of air traffic control at Vandenberg AFB, gained All-America Masters diving honors for the second straight year. She is the indoor and outdoor 1977 Grand Masters champion and has won an unprecedented 11 nationals in two years.

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