SBD/31/Leagues Governing Bodies

LEAGUE NOTES

          Univ. of TN star Chamique Holdsclaw, who will stay in
     school for her senior year, has taken out an insurance
     policy with American Specialty Underwriters (N.Y. DAILY
     NEWS, 3/31)....The USGA will allow Casey Martin to use a
     cart during qualifying for the U.S. Open.  The USGA, which
     was not a party to Martin's suit against the PGA Tour, said
     it will abide by the "spirit" of the court decision
     (REUTERS, 3/31)....The USBL relocated its Philadelphia Power
     to Camden, making them the Camden Power.  The team, owned by
     Gerald Mitchell and Fred Colon, will play at Rutgers Univ.-
     Camden stadium, which will be leased for $1,000 a game
     (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 3/31)....FIFA General Sec. Sepp
     Blatter formally confirmed that he is a candidate for
     president to replace the outgoing Joao Havelange.  The only
     other declared candidate is Lennart Johansson, of UEFA,
     European football's governing body.  The FINANCIAL TIMES'
     Jimmy Burns: "Some Fifa insiders believe that the race for
     the presidency could be so divisive as to leave the way open
     for Mr. Havelange to stay on for a while as a 'compromise'
     chief."  The election is in June (FINANCIAL TIMES, 3/28). 

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