January 5, 1994 |
Trent Dilfer, who set an NCAA record with 318 consecutive passes without an interception, said Tuesday he will give up his final year of eligibility at Fresno State and make himself available for the NFL draft. Dilfer is expected to be drafted early because he led major college passers with a 173.1 efficiency rating and has the size at 6 feet 5 and 230 pounds to be an NFL quarterback.
April 23, 1995 |
Make no mistake, Martha Pinto has no regrets about attending Kansas State. She loved the area and the school. But Pinto saw little room for improvement after distance Coach John Capriotti resigned to accept a position with the Nike International track club after the Wildcats won the Big Eight cross-country title in Pinto's sophomore season in the fall of 1992. "The team was falling apart and it wasn't like it used to be," Pinto said. "People would just show up when they wanted to.
October 24, 1991 |
The trees, once green and full as giant broccoli stalks, have changed to a vibrant red, yellow and gold. Bushy-tailed squirrels scurry through campus. The autumn air is crisp and clean, the sky a turquoise blue. Until a year ago, Martha Pinto had never heard of Manhattan, Kan. Now she runs through its streets and fields--and calls it home.