October 24, 1995
Two Orange County high school girls' basketball players made oral commitments to four-year colleges Monday. Nicole Strange, a senior forward on the Fountain Valley team, will attend Oregon, her father, Mike, said. Raschelle Lawrence, a senior point guard at University, is going to Nicholls State in Thibodaux, La., her father, Sidney, said. Strange averaged 14 points and 10 rebounds for Fountain Valley.
June 25, 1985 |
Eight grim hostages from TWA Flight 847, seen on a videotape received by U.S. television networks Monday, said they are well and hope to be released soon. "I'm looking forward to being home with my family as soon as possible," said hostage Robert Peel Jr., 33, of Hutchinson, Kan. "I feel OK. I feel fine," said Steve Willett, 36, of Thibodaux, La. "I hope to see my family and friends soon."
May 23, 1996
John Wright has resigned as coach of the Marina High boys' and girls' water polo teams and the boys' swimming team to become an assistant in the men's water polo program at Golden West College, Marina Athletic Director Larry Doyle announced Tuesday. Wright had been the water polo coach the last three years, leading the boys' team to the Sunset League title and the Southern Section Division II finals in 1995. The girls' team was top-ranked in the section.
November 26, 1998 |
Reserve Betty Lennox scored 27 points to lead second-ranked Louisiana Tech to an 87-50 rout of Nicholls State at Thibodaux, La. Lennox led the charge by scoring 11 consecutive points, including three consecutive three-point baskets, to give the Lady Techsters (2-0) an early 28-17 lead. Nicholls State (0-4) fought back and was able to trim its deficit to 37-28 at halftime.
December 12, 1993 |
Coach Bob Knight and 12th-ranked Indiana kept their cool Saturday night to hand Washington State its first loss of the season, 79-64. Back coaching after a one-game suspension for unsportsmanlike conduct, Knight watched the Hoosiers struggle early, then take control in the final half in the championship game of the Indiana Classic at Bloomington, Ind. Damon Bailey had 29 points for Indiana (4-1), including 22 in the second half. Knight did not speak to reporters afterward.
June 18, 1985 |
TWA provided the following list Monday of crew members and passengers still missing and presumed to be hostages of the hijackers. Flight crew members Capt. John Testrake, Richmond, Mo. First Officer Philip Maresca, Salt Lake City Flight Engineer Benjamin Zimmermann, Cascade, Idaho. Passengers 1. Father James W. McLoughlin, Geneva, Ill. 2. Thomas V.S. Cullins, Burlington, Vt. 3. Claude E. Whitmoyer, Severn, Md. 4. Michael R. Brown, Miami 6. Robert Peel Jr., Wichita, Kan. 7. William J.