Events in Sport in March 1981

  • Mar 1 Sally Little wins LPGA Olympia Gold Golf Classic

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 3 Isle's Mike Bossy 9th & final hat trick of season-4 goals

Ice Hockey Great Mike Bossy
Ice Hockey Great
Mike Bossy
  • Mar 3 NY Islanders & Edmonton Oilers play to an 8-8 tie
  • Mar 6 Worlds Ladies' Figure Skating Champ in Hartford won by Denise Biellmann
  • Mar 7 28th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: North Carolina beats Maryland, 61-60
  • Mar 7 22nd SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Ole Miss beats Georgia, 66-62

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mar 8 Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Arizona Copper Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Nancy Lopez
LPGA Golfer
Nancy Lopez
  • Mar 11 Johnny Mize & Rube Foster elected to baseball Hall of Fame
  • Mar 14 NCAA St Joseph's upsets top seed DePaul 49-48
  • Mar 15 Patty Hayes wins LPGA Sun City Golf Classic
  • Mar 17 FC Lisse, Dutch soccer team forms
  • Mar 18 Buffalo Sabres sets NHL record of 9 goals in 1 period (vs Toronto)
  • Mar 19 Buffalo Sabres beat Toronto Maple Leafs 14-4

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mar 22 Donna Caponi Young wins LPGA Desert Inn Pro-Am Golf Tournament

LPGA Golfer Donna Caponi
LPGA Golfer
Donna Caponi
  • Mar 24 Bombay beat Delhi by innings & 46 to win Ranji Cricket Trophy

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mar 29 Pat Bradley wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Pat Bradley
LPGA Golfer
Pat Bradley
  • Mar 29 Tiina Lehtola ski jumps female record 110m
  • Mar 29 AIAW Women's Basketball Championship, Louisiana Tech beat Tennessee 79-59 in Eugene
  • Mar 30 43rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Indiana beats North Carolina 63-50