The Minnesota Daily

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U teacher trains for Paralympics

July 22, 1996

Jim Mastro's workouts can be hit or miss propositions. Like any dedicated athlete, the 47-year old Mastro is a training zealot. Weight-lifting, sprints and technical workouts all hone his abilities as...

Former Gophers long jumper going to Games

July 3, 1996

Several long jumps for the British Virgin Islands, one giant step for Keita Cline. Cline, a former University track All-American and a dual citizen of the United States and the British Virgin Islands,...

For the love of the game

July 1, 1996

It's a big step down from the days of roaring crowds, charter flights to games and scholarships, but for a handful of former Gophers football players, the gridiron continues to call in the form of the...

Atlanta pool gets 2 from U

June 19, 1996

The Olympic dream lives on for a pair of swimmers associated with the University, but has ended for another. Minnesota women's swimmer Olga Splichalova, a sophomore, will be making her second consecutive...

Schuh denied Olympic bid

June 19, 1996

Traveling 5,557 miles is a long way for a few months of swim practice. Just ask University junior Tanya Schuh, who traveled that distance from Minneapolis to Sao Paulo, Brazil several months ago in an...

Gates transfers to Notre Dame

June 17, 1996

Tiffany Gates, formerly a University junior and a standout player on the women's tennis team, has transferred to Notre Dame. Gates, a two-time All-Big Ten player, left the University in late May after...