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FACES IN THE CROWD

June 26, 1989
June 26, 1989

Table of Contents
June 26, 1989

U.S. Open
Dumars
Kevin Mitchell
Dog Racing
  • Paws 46

    While the horse racing industry is ailing, greyhound tracks across the U.S. are booming, with bettors by the thousands eagerly going to the dogs

Randy White
Rowing
  • By Douglas S. Looney

    The Crimson eight lived up to its self-image by winning a third straight national championship

Television
Graf
Point After

FACES IN THE CROWD

DEENA MAPPLE
CLERMONT, FLA.
Mapple, 29, won a fourth straight women's jumping title at the national Masters Water Ski Tournament, in Pine Mountain, Ga. Her 145-foot leap off the five-foot-high ramp broke her own tournament record by four feet.

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JAY NELSON
NEW YORK CITY
Nelson, 47, swept four New York City squash events, winning the Met Open (top amateurs and local pros), the Met A (amateurs of all ages), the Met 35 (amateurs over 35) and the Met 45 (amateurs over 45) championships.

LANA DAVIS
CASEY, ILL.
Lana threw five perfect games in a row as a senior pitcher for the Casey-Westfield High softball team. During her streak she retired 90 consecutive batters, 65 of them on strikeouts. She completed the season with a 27-1 record.

TODD TRIMBLE
KANSAS CITY, MO.
Trimble, a Southeast High senior, won the state Class 4A long-jump title with a 26'1½" leap, which is a national high school record. It surpasses the 25'9½" mark set in 1972 by Gerald Hardeman of Edison High in Fresno, Calif.

KATE HUGHES
WOODBURY, MINN.
Hughes, a senior at Minnesota, won her second straight Big Ten women's golf championship. She shot a 19-over-par 307 to triumph by two strokes and lead the Gophers to a victory over Indiana for the women's team title.

ERIC BLAKEMAN
YARMOUTH, MAINE
Eric, a junior at North Yarmouth Academy, won his third straight state high school boys' singles tennis championship by beating Mike Bennett of Yarmouth High 6-2, 6-4. Eric is the No. 1 18-and-under player in New England.

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