FRANK MARAKOVITS III
Marakovits, 20, a centerfielder for the Palmer Township (Pa.) Padres, batted .469 to win the Blue Mountain baseball league hitting title. In 29 games he had 45 hits, ed the league in triples with five and scored 36 runs.
PARK RIDGE, N.J.
Galen, a sixth-grader, set three state 10-and-under swimming records at the New Jersey AAU Junior Olympic Long Course Championships. She won the 100-meter freestyle (1:09.77), the 200 free (2:25.34) and the 100 butterfly (1:19.30).
Bambrough, 37, a computer technician, had three holes in one within six weeks at the White Barn Country Club in Pleasant View, Utah. The 13-handicapper aced the 155-yard 13th hole twice as well as the 145-yard 2nd hole.
Coolidge, 18, won the North American Junior Three-Day Event championship in Hamilton, Mass. Riding her thoroughbred Timothy, she defeated 46 competitors in the dress‚àÜí‚àö√¢ge, speed and endurance, and stadium jumping events.
September 23, 1979
Eastman, a 72-year-old retired fisherman, sailed the 25-foot sloop Julie, the smallest boat in the field of 31, to victory in the 28th annual Maine Retired Skippers Race at Castine. His best previous finish in seven tries had been a third.
Warren, 11, led the Maggard Insurance Co. team to a 15-1 record and the Sedalia Khoury Soccer League title. The central striker had 41 goals and 22 assists in 16 games. He has now played for five straight Khoury League champions.