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FACES IN THE CROWD

Aug. 24, 1987
Aug. 24, 1987

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Aug. 24, 1987

Pan Am Games
Chicago Bears
Pat Cash
On A Roll
  • After years of corkscrew inconsistency, three erratic National League players have straightened out their games for the best seasons of their careers. One is a switch-hitter with a restaurant for a name who is sparking the Mets into contention. Another is an aspiring screenwriter plotting some respectability for the Phillies. The third is a hard-nosed street kid who is leading the Giants toward a possible pennant. Here they are:

Arctic Char
Horse Racing
Golf
Waters
On The Scene
Television
Point After

FACES IN THE CROWD

LORI McCOY
DIABLO, CALIF.
Lori, 15, won four gold medals in three European meets as a member of the U.S. junior elite (15 to 18) synchronized swim team. She defeated competitors from 13 other nations at the Vienna Open to win the solo and share the duet crowns.

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MARTY SPRENGELMEYER
DAVENPORT, IOWA
Sprengelmeyer, a 41-year-old computer programmer, won his first multiday race with a world-best 1,250 miles in the 18 days allotted at the Sri Chinmoy 1,300-mile run, in Flushing (N.Y.) Meadow Park.

TRACY CIOSEK
SOUTHINGTON, CONN.
Tracy, who will be a freshman at the University of Hartford, had a two-year record of 48-0 and an ERA of 0.39 as she led Southington High to two state Class LL Softball titles. She had eight no-hitters, including three perfect games.

TODD SHAW
FARMINGTON, N.MEX.
Todd, 17, fanned 20 of 21 batters, allowing one hit, a homer, as he led the Cardinals of Farmington's Connie Mack Division to a 2-1 win over the Diablos. He was 6-0 with a 1.83 ERA this past year for the Farmington High Scorpions.

CATHARINA HAMMAR
COLUMBUS, OHIO

PETER HAMMAR
COLUMBUS, OHIO

Catharina, 20, and her brother, Peter, 22, won the Ohio women's and men's amateur golf championships. Catharina defeated Diana Schwab, 45, of Kettering 2 and 1 in their 36-hole title match at the Mohawk Golf Club in Tiffin. Three weeks earlier, Peter shot a two-over-par 290 to win his title by three strokes over Tom Carr, 21, of Columbus, at the Brookside Country Club in Canton. Catharina will be a sophomore and Peter a senior at Ohio State, where both play varsity golf.

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