Dwayne, 19, was timed at six seconds flat in the indoor 60-yard dash at the Greensboro (N.C.) Daily News Relays, the fastest time this season by a high-schooler. He will attend North Carolina State next year on a football scholarship.
Parker, 54, head wrestling coach at Springfield College since 1955, guided his team to a 45-9 win over Lowell—his 300th career victory. In Parker's 25 years as coach, Springfield has had a 317-88-7 record and has won 22 New England titles.
Carrie, 17, a 5'9" forward for Ross Case High, averaged 44.8 points a game to win her second state scoring title. In 1978-79 she won with a 39-point average. In three seasons she scored 2,853 points and led the Red Devils to a 66-14 record.
Marian, a senior at Ridgeway High, defeated Cindy Brightfield of Northwestern University 6-3, 6-4 to win the USTA 21-and-under National Indoor title in Nashville. She also won the doubles, with partner Fran Spencer.
March 17, 1980
Wangensteen, 30, a glass-blower, flew his 55,000-cubic-foot hot-air balloon, the Red Baron, more than 10 miles to score a direct hit on a target balloon and win the 18th annual St. Paul Winter Carnival hare-and-hound competition.
Bill, a junior at Bridgewater-Raritan East High, pole-vaulted to an indoor high school best of 17 feet in the open competition of the Dartmouth Relays in Hanover, N.H. The mark has since been equaled by Joe Dial of Marlow, Okla.