Pileggi, Sarah
August 1977
Sports Illustrated;8/15/1977, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p5
The article covers issues related to sports in the U.S. as of August 15, 1977. It notes that the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has decided to publish a list of its members' team nicknames for reasons only trivialists would understand. It cites that athlete Joan Joyce was able to earn her Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) player's card at the Belmont Country Club in Perrysburg, Ohio. It states that football player Greg Sampson of the Houston Oilers team and his Labrador retriever had been companions since 1967.


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