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April 02, 2007
Nofi Mojidi SILVER SPRING, MD. > Basketball, Track and Field Mojidi, a junior at the University of Chicago, became a first-team All-University Athletic Association athlete in two sports. As a guard for the Maroons she led the conference in scoring (16.4 points per game). She also won the 55- and 200-meter races at the UAA indoor track championship.
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April 02, 2007

Faces In The Crowd

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Nofi Mojidi
SILVER SPRING, MD. > Basketball, Track and Field
Mojidi, a junior at the University of Chicago, became a first-team All-University Athletic Association athlete in two sports. As a guard for the Maroons she led the conference in scoring (16.4 points per game). She also won the 55- and 200-meter races at the UAA indoor track championship.

Paola Moreno
CALI, COLOMBIA > Golf
Moreno, a junior at USC, won the 14th Annual Texas A&M "Mo" Morial Invitational, her first NCAA tournament victory. Ranked 11th in the nation, Moreno shot an even-par 216 for the three-round event, with a hole in one on the 16th in the second round. She has a team-low scoring average of 73.43.

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Jeffery Bybee
CHILLICOTHE, ILL. > Wrestling
Jeffery, a junior at Illinois Valley Central High, broke his leg in a sectional match but continued wrestling and won 6--4. The two-time Class A state champion went 27--2 this season and won the regional meet at 130 pounds. His career record with the Grey Ghosts is 107--7.

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Sarah Crooks
FIFE LAKE, SASKATCHEWAN > Basketball
Crooks, a fifth-year player at Saskatchewan, won her second straight Nan Copp award as Canada's player of the year. A member of the Canadian senior national team, Crooks is the alltime leading rebounder (1,181) in Canadian Interuniversity Sport and ranks third in scoring (1,999 points).

David Rosenberger
MINBURN, IOWA > Powerlifting
Rosenberger, 70, the owner of a used-car dealership, set world records in the squat (275.58 pounds), deadlift (363.76) and total lift (815.70) in the 220.25-pound weight class of the 70-and-over division at the Natural Nationals Powerlifting meet in Oklahoma City. He has since raised his deadlift record to 374 pounds.

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Paulie Harraka
FAIRLAWN, N.J. > Auto Racing
Paulie, 17, was named to the Drive for Diversity class, a driver and crew development program aimed at bringing diversity to NASCAR. (He's of Syrian descent.) The Wayne Valley High junior has won six World Karting Association and 13 national titles.

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