Wesley Yee, 16,
of the Bronx became the first Chinese player to earn a U.S. Handball
Association national championship when he won the under-17 class by taking the
final match of the four-wall tournament in Salt Lake City by scores of 21-20,
17-21 and 21-15.
Mario Castro, 18,
won his second straight Arizona cross-country championship, covering the
2.2-mile course in Phoenix in 10:24 for his 31st consecutive victory and
leading Sunnyside ( Tucson) High School to the team title and its third
consecutive season without a loss.
Wagannar, 15, a high school sophomore and a member of the Santa Fe Demons
girls' swimming team, came from behind in the final 50 yards to win her race
and also to set a girls' record for the 200-yard individual medley with a time
Dawn Glab, a
ninth-grader from Paramount, Calif. who first took to the ice when she got
skates for Christmas seven years ago and who now competes for the Arctic Blades
club, won the junior ladies event at the Pacific Coast Figure Skating
Championships in Berkeley.
Butch Soper, 17,
rolled three perfect games, then a 750 three-game series and a 914 four-game
series in an adult league, all of which gave him good reason to consider a
career as a bowler after graduating from Tustin ( Calif.) High School, where he
is a senior.
Bob Fehrs, 21, of
Grove City, Pa., a senior at Michigan and a two-time Big Ten wrestling champ,
was named the outstanding competitor in the Wilkes tournament, where his
resounding 15-6 win in the final round earned him the title in the 123-pound