SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The U.S. Soccer Federation is recommending a ban on headers for players 10 and under, limits for players between 11 and 13 and having medical professionals rather than coaches make decisions on whether players suspected of concussions can remain in games.
uBRING HOME THE BACON: Jeff Spohn 221-235/647, Doug Dalton 256/606, Riley Martin 228, Adam LeBlanc 221, Al Baron 210, Kip Maier 204, Ray Banks 223, Jesse Woodruff 211, Shedrick Bryant 206, Vincent Reed 201, Ann Carl 199/542.
uBRING HOME THE BACON: Shedrick Bryant 226-244/646, Jeff Spohn 210-234/623, Vincent Reed 202-234Adam LeBlanc 234-265/693, Charlie Padre 222-236/651, Joel Diamantine 223, Javier Barrientos 224, Ken Maier 223, Al Baron 223, Patrick Dean 218, Riley Martin 222, Mike Marshall 217, Doug Dalton 213, Mike Flores 210, Eric Swanson 204, Scott Luckert 203, Lou Tidwell 165/455, Ana Ross 152/390, Melissa Finch 138/389, Wendy Manda 128, Debbie Paukert 182/451, Joy Peterson 163/431, Ann Carl 173/449.
Trabron Russell's fourth-down dive for the goal line late in the game was ruled inches short Sunday despite knocking over the goal-line pylon and as a result the Manteca Cowboys varsity lost 25-22 to the visiting Edison Jr. Vikings at Dino Cunial Field in DYSA action.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - More women are taking up the largely male-dominated sport of hunting to stock their freezers with local foods and as cultural influences, including movie heroines and marketers, make it more socially acceptable.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal appeals court struck down a plan to pay college football and basketball players in a ruling that NCAA leaders believe supports their contention that the athletes are students and not professionals.
Fifty years ago, on September 23, 1965, Manteca High, led by the bruising running of Steve Smalley, dumped St. Mary's High 34-7 here. Terry Brumley passed for two touchdowns and scored one himself. The aerials went to John Newton and Chuck Scharmann, while Newton passed to Rick Fatzer for another. Smalley scored once and was the leading ball carrier for the Buffaloes. Buffalo end Jim Hill nailed a Ram ball carrier in the end zone for a safety.