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June 27, 1996 | MAYRAV SAAR, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
They're sharpshooting, quick-thinking, goal-achieving women. But on Wednesday, all they could do was blush. In a send-off fit for a departing army, the city of El Monte honored and--at times--overwhelmed two of its residents who are headed for the Olympics, skeet shooter Kim Rhode and archer Janet Dykman.
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March 28, 1999 | GRAHAME L. JONES
The only way Julie Foudy ever met Howard Cosell was through the flickering images of her parents' television set when she was growing up in Mission Viejo. But the late sportscaster left a lasting impression. "I used to always want to be a sports announcer when I was little," said Foudy, 28, a 1991 world champion and a 1996 Olympic gold medalist. "I grew up watching Howard Cosell and loving him. I can remember that.
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SPORTS
April 10, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Nancy Lieberman-Cline, Cheryl Miller, Carol Blazejowski and Teresa Edwards head the list of 14 former Olympians and 42 other players invited to participate in the 1992 Olympic women's basketball trials May 28-31 in Colorado Springs, Co.
SPORTS
December 20, 1997 | HELENE ELLIOTT
The U.S. women's national hockey team will try to end a seven-game losing streak against Canada in tournament finals when they play today for the Three Nations Cup championship at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, N.Y. "Because it's for the tournament, it's a big game. But we still have an underlying mission, and that's to finalize some spots on our roster," U.S. Coach Ben Smith said.
SPORTS
December 20, 1997 | HELENE ELLIOTT
The U.S. women's national hockey team will try to end a seven-game losing streak against Canada in tournament finals when they play today for the Three Nations Cup championship at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, N.Y. "Because it's for the tournament, it's a big game. But we still have an underlying mission, and that's to finalize some spots on our roster," U.S. Coach Ben Smith said.
SPORTS
May 18, 1992 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Roxane Thompson, a Marine sergeant, earned her third berth on the U.S. Olympic pistol team by winning the sport pistol trial with 2,701 points at Chino. She was a 1984 Olympic silver medalist.
SPORTS
March 28, 1999 | GRAHAME L. JONES
The only way Julie Foudy ever met Howard Cosell was through the flickering images of her parents' television set when she was growing up in Mission Viejo. But the late sportscaster left a lasting impression. "I used to always want to be a sports announcer when I was little," said Foudy, 28, a 1991 world champion and a 1996 Olympic gold medalist. "I grew up watching Howard Cosell and loving him. I can remember that.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 19, 1994 | ELAINE DAVIS, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Viewers of the "American Gladiators" television show probably look on Shelley Beattie with envy. As "Siren," one of the show's muscular competitors who battle contestants in feats of strength and skill, she seemingly has it all--the physique of a champion bodybuilder, the looks to attract an audience and the determination to be a success. Now Beattie, a Malibu resident, is turning heads on the sailing circuit.
SPORTS
February 24, 1994 | ROSS NEWHAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
She was 19 when she finished eighth in the 500 meters of the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo. Speedskater Bonnie Blair cocked her head in recollection Wednesday night, smiled and said: "At that time, at that age, I thought I had won. I thought finishing eighth was a victory in itself." She is 29 now and has experienced the real thing more often than any other U.S. woman Olympian.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 27, 1996 | MAYRAV SAAR, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
They're sharpshooting, quick-thinking, goal-achieving women. But on Wednesday, all they could do was blush. In a send-off fit for a departing army, the city of El Monte honored and--at times--overwhelmed two of its residents who are headed for the Olympics, skeet shooter Kim Rhode and archer Janet Dykman.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 19, 1994 | ELAINE DAVIS, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Viewers of the "American Gladiators" television show probably look on Shelley Beattie with envy. As "Siren," one of the show's muscular competitors who battle contestants in feats of strength and skill, she seemingly has it all--the physique of a champion bodybuilder, the looks to attract an audience and the determination to be a success. Now Beattie, a Malibu resident, is turning heads on the sailing circuit.
SPORTS
February 24, 1994 | ROSS NEWHAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
She was 19 when she finished eighth in the 500 meters of the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo. Speedskater Bonnie Blair cocked her head in recollection Wednesday night, smiled and said: "At that time, at that age, I thought I had won. I thought finishing eighth was a victory in itself." She is 29 now and has experienced the real thing more often than any other U.S. woman Olympian.
SPORTS
May 18, 1992 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Roxane Thompson, a Marine sergeant, earned her third berth on the U.S. Olympic pistol team by winning the sport pistol trial with 2,701 points at Chino. She was a 1984 Olympic silver medalist.
SPORTS
April 10, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Nancy Lieberman-Cline, Cheryl Miller, Carol Blazejowski and Teresa Edwards head the list of 14 former Olympians and 42 other players invited to participate in the 1992 Olympic women's basketball trials May 28-31 in Colorado Springs, Co.
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