1976 WOMEN'S PRELIMINARY 1

Twenty-year old Olympic spped skating champion Anne Henning made her Superstars debuted and dominated the competition, scoring the most points ever seen with 61. The 1975 runner-up, Karen Logan, made a fierce comeback in the second day to secure the second qualifying spot. Henning set records in rowing and the bike race, while Shea broke the bowling record and Tyus established a new record in the obstacle course heats before incurring a penalty and losing the final to Henning.

Rotonda West, Florida

Competition Dates: January 19 & 20, 1976.

Air Date: N/A.

Announcer: Keith Jackson & Billie Jean King.

PLC. NAME, SPORT
TEN ROW BSKT SWIM BOWL SOFT 1/4 60 BIKE OC TOTAL
MONEY
1. Anne Henning, Speed Skating
x
10
x
10
x
7
7
7
10
10
61
$16,100
2. Karen Logan, Basketball
10
x
4
10
10
4
2
40
$9,000
3. Irene Shea, Softball
1 1/2
7
7
10
x
2
4
31 1/2
$5,650
4. Wyomia Tyus, Sprinter
2
10
7
1
x
x
1
7
28
$2,800
5. Annedore Richter, Volleyball
x
4
x
7
x
3
1
1
7
1
25
$2,500
6. Jean Balukas, Billiards
1 1/2
4
1
10
4
2
22 1/2
$2,250
7. Jane Blalock, Golf
7
2
x
2
11
$1,100
8. Amy Alcott, Golf
4
4
8
$800
8. Lacey O'Neal, 100 Meter Hurdles
2
x
x
2
4
8
$800
10. Monique Proulx, Auto Racing
1
1
1
3
$300
11. JoAnn Washam, Golf
2
2
$200
12. Shirley Muldowney, Drag Racing
0
$0

INDIVIDUAL EVENT RESULTS

TENNIS

1. Karen Logan
10
2. Jane Blalock
7
3. Amy Alcott
4
4. Jean Balukas
1 1/2
4. Irene Shea
1 1/2
Logan d. Blalock
6-0

ROWING

1. Anne Henning
39.07 r
41.61
2. Irene Shea
44.90
N/A
3. Annedore Richter
47.11
4. Wyomia Tyus
47.49
5. Monique Proulx
54.87

BASKETBALL

1. Wyomia Tyus
12
2. Irene Shea
9
3. Jean Balukas
7
4. Jane Blalock
6
5. Monique Proulx
5

SWIMMING - Final (50 Meters)

1. Anne Henning
33.12
2. Annedore Richter
42.36
3. Amy Alcott
53.90
4. Lacey O'Neal
1:01.88
5. Monique Proulx
1:33.47

BOWLING

1. Irene Shea
190 r
2. Wyomia Tyus
171
3. Karen Logan
170
4. Jane Blalock
158
5. Jean Balukas
142

SOFTBALL THROW

1. Jean Balukas
189' 6"
2. Anne Henning
186' 11"
3. Annedore Richter
181' 9"
4. JoAnn Washam
169' 7"
5. Wyomia Tyus
168' 11"

QUARTER MILE RUN

1. Karen Logan
1:07.90
2. Anne Henning
1:08.69
3. Jean Balukas
1:12.03
4. Irene Shea
1:12.30
5. Annedore Richter
1:12.46

60 YARD DASH - final

1. Karen Logan
7.78
2. Anne Henning
7.81
3. Irene Shea
7.85
4. Jean Balukas
7.99
5. Annedore Richter
8.38

BIKE RACE - final (half mile)

1. Anne Henning
1:14.06 r
2. Annedore Richter
1:14.52
3. Karen Logan
1:15.12
4. Lacey O'Neal
1:22.88
5. Wyomia Tyus
1:26.71

OBSTACLE COURSE

1. Anne Henning
25.37
26.08
2. Wyomia Tyus
24.59 r
28.67
3. Lacey O'Neal
25.59
4. Karen Logan
25.75
5. Annedore Richter
28.49

 

e = estimated time

r = Superstars record

N/A = result not available

dnf - did not finish

 

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