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  • EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

         GERARD MCKEON has resigned as president of the New York
    Racing Association.  McKeon headed the association since 1982 and
    said, in his view, "New York racing is lost and is trying to find
    its way in the presence of the many gambling alternatives that
    have developed in recent years" (Mult., 10/20)....Cobra Golf Inc.
    has named PASCAL STOLZ as VP of Sales and Marketing for Cobra
    Golf Europe (Cobra Golf). ....Orioles catcher Jeff Tackett has
    been hired as a on-air personality at Baltimore radio station 98
    Rock.  Tackett teams every morning with 98 Rock DJ Steve Ash.
    Ash on Tackett: "He's totally chillin'" (Baltimore SUN, 10/20).
    ....DelWilber & Associates (DWA), the sports marketing firm
    headquartered in McLean, VA, has promoted SUZY ABRAMS to VP
    Public Relations.  Abrams will oversee all event publicity
    services for the firm's seven regional offices (DWA).
    

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  • NAMES IN THE NEWS

         STEVE ENDICOTT was charged yesterday with failing to
    register as a sports agent and attempting to sign several Florida
    State football players as clients.  Endicott was sentenced to one
    year's probation and fined $3,000 for court and investigative
    costs (MIAMI HERALD, 10/20)....TIM ROBBINS appeared on the
    "Tonight Show with Jay Leno" wearing an NHLPA cap and showed a
    photo of him drinking out of the Stanley Cup ("Tonight Show,"
    NBC, 10/19).
    

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