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February 22, 1999
Candie Kung, Fountain Valley, Calif. GolfCandie, 17, won the Doral Publix Junior Classic Tournament with a two-under-par 54-hole 214. She was named to the American Junior Golf Association's All-America first team for 1998 when she finished in the top five in 10 of the 15 tournaments she entered.
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February 22, 1999

Faces In The Crowd

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Candie Kung, Fountain Valley, Calif.
Golf
Candie, 17, won the Doral Publix Junior Classic Tournament with a two-under-par 54-hole 214. She was named to the American Junior Golf Association's All-America first team for 1998 when she finished in the top five in 10 of the 15 tournaments she entered.

Erik Weihenmayer, Denver
Mountain Climbing
Weihenmayer, 30, blind since 13, reached his third continental summit when, guided by sounds made by a fellow climber, he ascended Argentina's Aconcagua, the highest mountain in the Western Hemisphere (22,831 feet). He has also climbed Mounts McKinley and Kilimanjaro.

Doug Stibel, Canton, Mich.
Gymnastics
Stibel, a senior at Ohio State, led the No. 3 Buckeyes to a 228.325-227.550 defeat of second-ranked Michigan and an 8-1 record with a 9.8 on the vault in the meet's final rotation. He also won the all-around competition with a score of 57.125.

Jamie Jaax, Myersville, Md.
Diving
Jaax, a junior at Penn State, won the one- and three-meter springboard events against Northwestern to remain undefeated in the Big Ten this year, despite having missed all of last season while recuperating from two shoulder operations.

Becky Savage, Lykens, Pa.
Basketball
Becky, a senior center for Williams Valley High, got her 1,000th career point and rebound in the same game, a 24-point, 13-rebound performance in a 72-23 defeat of Tri-Valley High. She was averaging 14.7 points and 13.1 rebounds through Sunday.

Tim Hartung, Durand, Wis.
Wrestling
Hartung, a senior at Minnesota and reigning NCAA champ in the 190-pound class, through Sunday had won 44 straight matches and was 29-0 this season in the 197-pound class with 12 pins. He had led the No. 2 Golden Gophers to a 16-2 record and was ranked No. 1 in his weight class.

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