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Faces in the Crowd

Aug. 31, 1992
Aug. 31, 1992

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Aug. 31, 1992

Larry Bird
College Football '92

Faces in the Crowd

Christy Byrd
NEWNAN, GA.

This is an article from the Aug. 31, 1992 issue Original Layout

Robin Byrd
NEWNAN, GA.

Robin, 22, and Christy, 16, both won national weightlifting titles in the 114-pound division. At the USWF National Championships, Robin totaled 363½ pounds with a snatch of 165¼ and a clean-and-jerk of 198¼. She also placed third at the worlds with 380¼ total pounds. Christy, who was third at the nationals, won the USWF National Junior Championships with a snatch of 121 VA and a clean-and-jerk of 154 VA for a 275 Vi-pound total.

Jilen Siroky
WINTER PARK, FLA.
Jilen, 10, won all six events that she entered at the Florida Swimming Junior Olympics. She set national age-group records in the 50 breaststroke (36.87 seconds) and the 100 breaststroke (1:21.07).

Corry Royal
FERNDALE. MICH.
Corry, 17, won the 192-pound freestyle wrestling title at the AAU Junior Olympic Games. He had five pins, a victory by disqualification and a 6-0 decision over silver medalist Ben Barton of Wabasha, Minn.

Max Lasskow
SMALLWOOD, N.Y.
Lasskow, 68, a retired construction foreman, won the national handball championship in the 65-to 69-year-old division by beating Bob Nedd of Modesto, Calif., 21-13 and 21-16. Lasskow also won the title in 1991.

Matt Johnson
BRIER, WASH.
Johnson, 18, won the individual road race as well as the individual time trial in the 17-to 18-year-old division at the Junior National Cycling Championships. He also helped his team win the team time trial.

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