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FACES IN THE CROWD

Aug. 07, 1978
Aug. 07, 1978

Table of Contents
Aug. 7, 1978

Pete Rose
Billy Martin
Meanwhile
  • ...a few of the other big names in sport, the non-baseball players, that is, were getting their acts together to show that life isn't all hitting and retiring and hiring

Sports Festival
Long Ride
Dodgers Vs. Giants
Baseball
Boxing
Pro Basketball
Harness Racing
Spaceman
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

FACES IN THE CROWD

BARBARA and KATHY JORDAN
KING OF PRUSSIA, PA.
Barbara, a 21-year-old junior, and Kathy, an 18-year-old freshman, sisters who played No. 2 women's doubles at Stanford, defeated Diane Morrison and Susie Hagey, the No. 1 team and the two-time defending champions, 5-7, 6-3, 7-6, to win the national collegiate title at Salisbury, Md. In June Barbara, a three-time All-America, won the 21-and-under National Hard Court title, and in July Kathy won the National Amateur Clay Court women's title.

This is an article from the Aug. 7, 1978 issue Original Layout

DAVE PORATH
MERCED, CALIF.
At Sacramento's Golden West Invitational, Dave, 17, a senior at Atwater High School, broke the national prep discus record with a throw of 209'6". He earlier won the discus and the shot (65'10¾") at the state high school meet.

DAVE McGINN
BRATTLEBORO, VT.
As a senior righthander at Brattleboro High, Dave, 18, led the Colonels to a 13-6 record and the state Class L title, winning all four of the playoff games. He had a 10-4 record with a 1.84 ERA and allowed just one earned run in 26 playoff innings.

SHARON BARRETT
SPRING VALLEY, CALIF.
Sharon, 16, shot a tournament-record seven-under-par 291 to win her 10th straight golf tournament, the girls' 15-17 division of the junior world championships in La Jolla, Calif. She also won the state girls' junior championship last month.

ARNOLD JUNG SING
COLUMBIA, MD.
Arnold, a 15-year-old student at Oakland Mills High, won the lightweight title at the U.S. Judo Federation junior championships in Muncie, Ind. The 5'8" 135-pounder, a second-degree brown belt, won his first national title three years ago.

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