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Published April 15, 1997
USA Hockey named Islanders GM MIKE MILBURY as GM of the '97 U.S. National Team (USA Hockey)....The NCAA named ELSA KIRCHER COLE as General Counsel. Cole will be responsible for management of all legal issues and the coordination of all litigation involving the organization (NCAA)....The William Morris Agency named ARNOLD RIFKIN as its new President of the agency (L.A. TIMES, 4/15)....MLS named JOHN ERTMANN Exec VP/Business Affairs and Chief Legal Officer. Ertmann comes to MLS after eight years at NBC's Sports division where he served as VP/Negotiations since '89 (MLS)....MIKE NEMETZ has joined Fox Sports South as the network's affiliate Sales Account Exec, having previously served in a similar capacity at Atlanta-based Landmark Communications' The Travel Channel (Fox).