1978 MEN'S PRELIMINARY 4

Greg Pruitt came withing one-onehundredth of a second of O.J. Simpson's record in the 100 yard dash to catapult himself to victory in the fourth preliminary. I have little other information, and have not confirmed the participationg of all the athletes. Lyle Alzado and Tony Dorsett were scheduled to particiapte, but I do not believe they attended.

Freeport-Lucaya, Bahamas

Competition Dates: January 25-27, 1978.

Air Date: January 29, 1978.

Announcer: N/A.

PLC. NAME, SPORT
TEN SWIM WL 100 HALF BIKE BOWL ROW GOLF OC TOTAL
MONEY
1. Greg Pruitt, Football
x
10
48
$14,800
2. Dave Casper, Football
10
44
$9,400
3. Bill Bergey, Football
26
$3,850
3. Mark van Eeghen, Football
x
26
$3,850
5. Franco Harris, Football
10
4
2
0
0
N/A
N/A
N/A. Earl Campbell, Footbal
1
N/A
N/A
N/A. Chuck Foreman, Football
N/A
N/A
N/A. Cliff Harris, Footbal
4
N/A
N/A
N/A. Alan Page, Football
N/A
N/A
N/A. Walter Payton, Football
7
N/A
N/A
N/A. Jimmy Young, Boxing
N/A
N/A
N/A. Jim Youngblood, Football
N/A
N/A

INDIVIDUAL EVENT RESULTS

WEIGHT LIFTING - Dave Casper - 290

100 YARD DASH - final

1. Greg Pruitt

9.70

2. Walter Payton

10.0e

3. Cliff Harris

10.1e

4. Franco Harris

N/A

5. Earl Campbell

N/A

Youtube video of the 100 Yard Dash


e = estimated time

r = Superstars record

N/A = result not available

dnf - did not finish

nm - no mark

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