Sport: The Coach Speaks Out

Even at the University of Washington, where coaches get fired faster than French Premiers, the dismissal of Football Coach "Cowboy" Johnny Cherberg was an unpleasant surprise. Others, sent packing after fairly successful seasons, and rudely needled by students and "downtown" alumni, had kept their peace. The difference this time: Johnny Cherberg talked back. Loudly and clearly last week, he accused university authorities of condoning a football scandal.

Too Strict for Girls. The reason Cherberg was disliked by a lot of people at Washington was made clear by some of his players, who had...

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