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May 4, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
The Confederation of African Football said that South Africa will be allowed to play in the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations, the country's first appearance in the soccer tournament.
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March 20, 1994 | ENRIQUE LAVIN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Belmont High relinquished its City Section soccer title last week after starting fullback Octavio Calvillo was ruled ineligible by a regulations committee. The Wednesday decision could be reversed, pending Belmont's final appeal to the City Section Athletics Office. According to Interscholastic Athletics Committee rules, Calvillo, who was also a starter for the Sentinel football team, could no longer participate in high school sports because he was into his ninth semester.
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SPORTS
January 31, 1988 | BARBIE LUDOVISE
A Southern Section rule that limits the number of high school soccer players who may play on non-school-sponsored soccer teams was rejected by the State Federated Council Saturday, despite objections from Stan Thomas, Southern Section commissioner. The rule (Southern Section rule 2712.
SPORTS
May 4, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
The Confederation of African Football said that South Africa will be allowed to play in the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations, the country's first appearance in the soccer tournament.
NEWS
March 20, 1994 | ENRIQUE LAVIN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Belmont High relinquished its City Section soccer title last week after starting fullback Octavio Calvillo was ruled ineligible by a regulations committee. The Wednesday decision could be reversed, pending Belmont's final appeal to the City Section Athletics Office. According to Interscholastic Athletics Committee rules, Calvillo, who was also a starter for the Sentinel football team, could no longer participate in high school sports because he was into his ninth semester.
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August 31, 1989 | From Associated Press
The International Olympic Committee gave final approval today to a soccer eligibility plan limiting the tournament at the Barcelona Summer Games to players 23 years old and younger. The committee also agreed to retain tennis as a medal sport and said the International Tennis Federation must cease competition in South Africa. At its 95th session, the IOC reluctantly went along with soccer's ruling body and adopted the age restriction as an experiment that will be reviewed after the 1992 Games.
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December 12, 1986 | RANDY HARVEY
In the ongoing debate over whether to allow professionals into the Olympics, the International Olympic Committee has adopted a schizophrenic approach. While urging international ice hockey and soccer federations to accept professionals, arguing that the Olympics should be contested by the world's best athletes, IOC officials have resisted efforts by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) to include professionals.
SPORTS
August 31, 1995
Howard Davis, basketball coach at Hueneme High, has resigned to pursue a job as a junior college assistant. Davis, 33, coached at Hueneme from 1988 to 1993, then after taking a year off because of illness, coached the Vikings again last season. Davis posted a record of 47-74 at Hueneme. His best season was 1992-93, when Hueneme was 16-9. Davis declined to say what post he is pursuing.
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August 21, 1996 | TRIS WYKES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Success in the classroom and on the playing field hasn't come easily for Marilyn Huschka, a Cal State Northridge soccer player who quit the sport three years ago and dropped out of college a year later. "I've learned everything the hard way," she said. "No doubt." In an odyssey that sent her from California to Montana and back and to three colleges, Huschka has discovered an overriding truth. "I learned that in the real world no one really cares," Huschka said.
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October 15, 1993 | KENNEDY COSGROVE, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Kennedy High senior Keith West held a Cal State Northridge soccer scholarship in his hands in the spring of 1991. He was ready to sign. Hold that pen, said his parents, Carl and Pat. What about football? "My parents got into a really big fight about it," he said. "They thought (soccer) was my excuse for wanting to run away from football--that I was scared to give it another chance." As a matter of fact, West was scared.
SPORTS
January 31, 1988 | BARBIE LUDOVISE
A Southern Section rule that limits the number of high school soccer players who may play on non-school-sponsored soccer teams was rejected by the State Federated Council Saturday, despite objections from Stan Thomas, Southern Section commissioner. The rule (Southern Section rule 2712.
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