November 2, 1979

Battle of the Network Stars VII



STANDINGS | 1. NBC

2 .CBS
3. ABC

Swimming relay | 1. ABC

Willie Aames
Kristy McNichol
Joanna Cassidy
Max Gail
Robert Hays

2. NBC
3. CBS

Kayak relay | 1. NBC

Erin Gray
Melissa Gilbert
Patrick Wayne
Greg Evigan

2. ABC
3. CBS

Baseball dunk | 1. CBS, 27 points (record)

Gregory Harrison > Randi Oakes, 9
Allen Williams > Erin Gray, 6

2. NBC, 10

Greg Evigan > Willie Aames, 6

3. ABC, 9

Dick Van Patten > Jan Smithers 6



Obstacle course | 1. CBS

2. ABC
3. NBC

Individual winner (men) | Gregory Harrison, CBS
Individual winner (women) | Judy Norton Taylor, CBS, 20.41

Best time (women) | Kristy McNichol, ABC, 19.56 (record)

Running relay | 1. NBC

Erin Gray
Randi Oakes
Greg Evigan
Sarah Purcell
Patrick Wayne
Gil Gerard

2. ABC
3. CBS



3-on-3 football | 1. NBC

Quarterback | Gil Gerard
Touchdowns | Robert Conrad 2, Greg Evigan

2. CBS
3. ABC

Tug of War | NBC def. CBS

Greg Evigan
Sarah Purcell
Patrick Wayne
Erin Gray
Robert Conrad



MVP (men) Greg Evigan, NBC

MVP (women) Erin Gray, NBC

Best event | obstacle course

Records | 3: Kristy McNichol, obstacle course; CBS, baseball dunk; Gregory Harrison, baseball dunk

All-Battle team | Evigan and Gray

Gregory Harrison, CBS
Gil Gerard, NBC
Patrick Wayne, NBC
Kristy McNichol, ABC
Judy Norton Taylor, CBS
Sarah Purcell, NBC

Hosts | Howard Cosell, Billy Crystal

Commissioner | George Brett

May 7, 1979

Battle of the Network Stars VI



STANDINGS | 1. CBS

2. ABC
3. NBC

Swimming relay | 1. NBC

Robert Conrad
Brianne Leary
Mary Crosby
Greg Evigan
William Devane

2. CBS
3. ABC

Kayak relay | 1. ABC

Robert Urich
Toni Tennille
Dick Van Patten
Richard Hatch

2. CBS
3. NBC

Baseball dunk | 1. CBS, 11 points

2. ABC, 9

Robert Urich > Catherine Bach, 7

3. NBC, 7



Obstacle course | 1. CBS

2. ABC
3. NBC

Best time (men) | Leif Garrett, CBS, 20.70
Best time (women) | Brianne Leary, NBC, 23.70

Individual winner (women) | Valerie Bertinelli, CBS

Running relay | 1. CBS

Valerie Bertinelli
Catherine Bach
Lou Ferrigno
Leif Garrett
Gary Sandy
Patrick Duffy

2. NBC
3. ABC

3-on-3 football | 1. ABC

Quarterback | Billy Crystal
Touchdowns | Richard Hatch 2, Scott Baio 2, Toni Tennille

2. CBS
3. NBC

Tug of War | CBS def. ABC

Gary Sandy
Patrick Duffy
Leif Garrett
Catherine Bach
Lou Ferrigno



MVP (men) Leif Garrett, CBS

MVP (women) Brianne Leary, NBC

Best event | kayak relay

Records | 1

Passing touchdowns, Billy Crystal, 5

All-Battle team | Garrett and Leary

Lou Ferrigno, CBS
Billy Crystal, ABC
Richard Hatch, NBC
Patrick Duffy, CBS
Valerie Bertinelli, CBS
Toni Tennille, ABC

Host | Howard Cosell

Commissioner | John Madden