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GYMNASTICS—WOMEN: Pam Bileck, San Jose, Calif.; Michelle Dusserre, Garden Grove, Calif.; Kathy Johnson, Huntington Beach, Calif.; Julianne McNamara, San Ramon, Calif.; Mary Lou Retton, Fairmont, W. Va.; Marie Roethlisberger, St. Louis Park, Minn.; Tracee Talavera, Walnut Creek, Calif.; Lucy Wener, Memphis. MEN: Bart Conner, Norman, Okla.; Tim Daggett, W. Springfield, Mass.; Mitch Gaylord, Van Nuys, Calif.; James Hartung, Omaha; Scott Johnson, Colorado Springs; James Mikus, Reading, Pa.; Chris Riegel, Reading, Pa.; Peter Vidmar, Los Angeles.
ROWING—DOUBLE SCULLS, WOMEN: Judy Geer, Morrisville, Vt.; Cathy Thaxton, San Diego. PAIRS, WOMEN: Susan Broome, Edmonds, Wash.; Jan Harville, Seattle. FOUR-OARED SHELL, WOMEN: Hope Barnes, Manchester, Mass.; Elizabeth Miles, Fresno, Calif.; Abby Peck, Waverly, Pa.; Patricia Spratlen, Seattle; Valerie McClain Ward, Oakland. EIGHT-OARED SHELL, WOMEN: Betsy Beard, Chestertown, Md.; Carol Bower, Manhattan Beach, Calif.; Jeanne Flanagan, Killingworth, Conn.; Carie Graves, Spring Green, Wis.; Kathy Keeler, Chevy Chase, Md.; Holly Metcalf, Woolwich, Maine; Kristine Norelius, Bellevue, Wash.; Shyril O'Steen, Seattle; Kristen Thorsness, Anchorage, Alaska.
BOWLING—RON PALOMBI JR. edged Mark Fahy 208-207 to win the $115,000 Tucson Open.
BOXING—LIVINGSTONE BRAMBLE scored a 14th-round technical knockout to dethrone Boom Boom Mancini and win the WBA lightweight crown in Buffalo, N.Y. On the same card, GENE HATCHER stopped Johnny Bumphus in the 11th round to win the WBA junior welterweight title (page 50).
PRO FOOTBALL—USFL: Michigan, Memphis and New Jersey snatched victory from the jaws of defeat with fourth-quarter turnarounds against San Antonio, New Orleans and Chicago, respectively. The Panthers trailed the Gunslingers 17-10 with 46 seconds to play when Michigan running back Anthony Allen caught a Whit Taylor pass and scrambled four yards into the end zone to force the game into overtime. Then, just 22 seconds into the extra period, Panther safety Oliver Davis intercepted a Rick Neuheisel throw and ran 27 yards for the win. Memphis's Alan Duncan split the goalposts twice, from 45 and 52 yards, in the final two minutes of play to edge the Breakers 20-17 at home. And in the Windy City, where 20-mph gusts blew in from the north and the thermometer fell to 42�—so this is spring football?—New Jersey got two touchdowns in the final period to defeat the Blitz 21-17. Six days later, the Generals lost to Tampa Bay 40-14 in less dramatic fashion. Central Division-leading Houston gave Denver a 36-20 lesson on why the Gamblers are the league's top offensive team. The Golds' loss, coupled with Los Angeles's 35-21 win over Washington, put L.A. and Denver in a tie for first in the Pacific Division. Elsewhere, Oakland defeated Jacksonville 17-12; Arizona beat Southern Division-leading Birmingham 38-28; and Chicago shut out Oklahoma 14-0. Philadelphia, the Atlantic Division pacesetter, was idle.
MOTOR SPORTS—ALAIN PROST, in a McLaren, defeated Ayrton Senna da Silva, driving a Toleman, by 7.446 seconds to win the rain-shortened, 31-lap Monaco Grand Prix in Monte Carlo. Prost averaged 63.79 mph around the 2.05-mile course.