[Thumb up]To Robert Miller, president of FTM Sports, for launching Tenacity, a program to teach tennis to young adults with handicaps.
[Thumb up]To Kevin Johnson of the Phoenix Suns, for being named President Bush's 411th "Point of Light. " Johnson was honored for founding an organization that provides tutoring and counseling for children in Sacramento.
[Thumb down]To the University of Wisconsin athletic board, which, citing budgetary reasons, voted last week to drop baseball, as well as fencing and gymnastics, for men and women. Badgers who went on to play major league baseball include Harvey Kuenn, Jim O'Toole and Rick Reichardt.