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Published March 22, 1996
Dolphins DE TRACE ARMSTRONG is the new President of the NFLPA. Armstrong succeeds Mike Kenn of the Falcons, who retired after last season. The players also elected seven new members to their Executive Committee: VINCENT BROWN, RAY BROWN, JACK DEL RIO, SEAN JONES, KENT HULL, BRETT MAXIE, and ROBERT SMITH. TIM BROWN, BILL BATES, and MATT STOVER were re-elected (AP/ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 3/22)....JIM CALLAWAY, VP & GM for Southwestern Bell's South TX market, has been named Chair of the San Antonio Bowl Assoc., which oversees the Builders Square Alamo Bowl. He succeeds H.T. JOHNSON (SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS, 3/22)....CHUCK WIEGLUS has resigned as Exec Dir of the U.S. Canoe and Kayak Team to accept a position as Exec Dir of the Senior PGA Tour Sponsors Association (U.S. Canoe and Kayak)....REBECCA HOWARD was elected President of USA Volleyball. She is the first woman to hold the position (WASHINGTON POST, 3/22).