UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J.
Jennifer, a 9-year-old midfielder on the Upper Saddle River girls' age-7-to-9 soccer team, had 50 goals and 15 assists in leading the Minnows to a 9-0 record and the Northwest Bergen County Soccer Association co-championship.
Edgardo, an 18-year-old college student, defeated Brad Desaulniers of Montreal 15-6, 17-15, 15-13 to win the U.S. 18-and-under national squash racquets tournament in Philadelphia. He is Mexico's No. 1 amateur player.
Kristy, 17, a 5'4" guard at Mason County Eastern High, scored 1,779 points in her basketball career to establish a Michigan girls' record. The old mark of 1,762 was set last year by Evelyn Johnson of Lansing Everett High, sister of the Lakers' Magic.
Higgins, 32, the swimming coach at Bishop Hoban High, has guided his team to 105 straight Wyoming Valley Conference dual-meet victories and seven straight District II titles. His teams have not lost a league meet since 1973.
February 25, 1980
Robin, a seventh-grader at Lake Highlands Junior High, topped off her first year of cross-country competition by running the AAU 10-to-11 age-group Nationals in Raleigh, N.C. with a winning time of 8:31.4 for the 1½-mile course.
EAU CLAIRE, WIS.
Froehlich, 22, a junior at Wisconsin-Eau Claire, set a state record by hoisting a total of 1,205 pounds at the Wisconsin Junior Powerlift Championships in Milwaukee. He bench-pressed 300 pounds, squatted 405 and deadlifted 500.