Bill Cornish, Saginaw, Mich.
In rationalizing the ineligibility of the four McCallie School cross-country runners due to their academic excellence, TSSAA executive director Bernard Childress states that "the bigger picture is about keeping a level playing field." Eliminating competitors from the playing field does not make it level.
Steve Jones, Charlotte
Having a Ball
My family has known Anthony Kim since he was a young boy, and Alan Shipnuck captured his spirit perfectly in the GOLF PLUS Players Championship Preview issue (May 3). Kim would knock on our door on weekend mornings and ask to play with our dog. When he turned 14, he moved away to take up golf full time, but every time we see him during his PGA Tour stops in Southern California, he always has a big hello and a smile. He's fun-loving, is loyal to his friends and family, and enjoys life. The pressure these young athletes are under is hard for the average person to comprehend—it's great to see that Anthony can still have fun along the way.
Studio City, Calif.
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