Just For Kids Sports Illustrated For Kids Weekly

October 28, 1998

The Mystery Athlete gets a kick out of his sport. Using the clues, can you figure out who he is?

1. The Mystery Athlete plays for the same U.S. national team as Eric Wynalda.

2.The Mystery Athlete wears his hair in dreadlocks (a type of braid).

3.The Mystery Athlete's pro team is based in the same city as hoopster Lisa Leslie's team.

Q. Why are basketball players so bad at tennis?

A. Because they hit nothing but net.

- Michael W., 11

Springfield, Illinois

Q. What is a couch potato's favorite sport?

A. Channel surfing.

- Stephen A., 9

Tucson, Arizona

Q. What football players tell the best stories?

A. Tail [tale] backs.

- Nick L., 11

Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania

Pub Date: 10/27/98

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