February 12, 1979 | J. D. Reed
On the U.S. Olympic and national teams, the accent is on youth. The Olympians zapped both Canada and Mexico, but the big squad got bounced by the U.S.S.R.
December 25, 1978
They are athletes too, although they are not concerned with multiyear contracts, product endorsements or national fame. They will never see their performances on videotape replays, nor hear the roar of the crowds...
December 18, 1978 | Edited by Gay Flood
Sir:Once again, I was delighted by Curry (King of the Quill) Kirkpatrick's wonderful style (, Dec. 4). His story on Pete Maravich was another in a long line of masterpieces. Kirkpatrick does for sports-writing what...
December 18, 1978 | J. D. Reed
Home-grown and rated No. 1, Indiana took a 2-0 lesson from San Francisco's outlanders in the NCAA soccer final. The odd thing was the way the Dons won the title: by taking over the Hoosiers' game and beating them at it.
November 06, 1978 | Edited by Gay Flood
Sir:While reading my baseball encyclopedia, I realized that not only did the New York Yankees win the World Series this year to commemorate the 75th anniversary of baseball's most prestigious event, but they also won...