January 25, 1986 |
Flo Hyman, perhaps the most recognizable name in international volleyball, collapsed during a match in Japan Friday night and died of heart failure. A member of the U.S. Olympic team that won a silver medal in the 1984 Games at Long Beach, Hyman, 31, was playing for Daiei, Inc., in a Japanese women's league match against Hitachi, Ltd., in Matsue City, about 380 miles west of Tokyo.
January 16, 1986
Volleyball Assistants--Rita Crockett and Debbie Green, members of the 1984 Olympic women's volleyball team, have been named assistant women's volleyball coaches at Cal State Long Beach.
March 2, 1987
The Starlites, Los Angeles' entry in the women's Major League Volleyball league, won their home opener Sunday night, defeating the Minnesota Monarchs, 16-14, 15-4, 15-3, before 1,112 at Cal State Long Beach. Debbie Green-Vargas, a member of the 1984 U.S. Olympic team, had 37 assists, and former UCLA player Patty Dodd had 13 kills as the Starlites improved their record to 2-0, having swept New York in their first match.
August 9, 1997
Taylor Dent of Newport Beach won his quarterfinal match Friday at the U.S. Tennis Assn. boys' 18-16 tournament in Kalamazoo, Mich. Dent, seeded sixth, defeated Jeffrey Morrison of Huntington, W. Va., 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (7-5 in the tiebreaker). * Michael Hilde, 12, of the Mission Viejo Nadadores won the bronze medal in the boys' 13-and-under three-meter springboard competition Friday at the Speedo National Junior Diving Championships in Austin, Texas.
March 24, 1988
The Los Angeles Starlites play host to the San Jose Golddiggers tonight in a women's Major League Volleyball match tonight at Golden West College at 7:30 p.m. Los Angles has been playing its home matches at Loyola Marymount University, but is moving some dates to Golden West in hopes of attracting larger crowds. The Starlites (7-1) are led by Debbie Green, Jeanne Beauprey and Rita Crockett, who were all members of the U.S.
April 1, 1988 |
A look at the fast-moving singles in three Orange County neighborhoods. MUSIC PLUS, 18645 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach (714) 842-6169. Anotha Ho, J.J. Fad (Dream Team) D.J.'s and M.C.'s, Rodney O. (Egyptian Empire Records) Party Your Body, Stevie B. (L.M.R.) Going Back to Cali, L.L. Cool J. (Def Jam) Rocket 2 U, The Jets (MCA). PEER RECORDS, 4249 Campus Drive, Irvine (714) 854-8854.