May 8, 1981

Battle of the Network Stars X



STANDINGS | 1. CBS

2. NBC
3. ABC

Kayak relay | 1. ABC

Bo Hopkins
Linda Evans
Ann Jillian
Robert Urich

2. NBC
3. CBS

Swimming relay | 1. CBS

Tom Selleck
Charlene Tilton
Judy Norton-Taylor
Leigh McCloskey
Gregory Harrison

2. ABC
3. NBC



3-on-3 football | 1. CBS

Quarterback | Tom Selleck
Touchdowns | Judy Norton-Taylor 2, Gregory Harrison

2. ABC
3. NBC

Baseball dunk | 1. ABC, 19 points

Melanie Chartoff > Tom Selleck, 6
Ann Jillian > Tom Selleck, 6

2. NBC | 15

Skip Stephenson > Charlene Tilton, 6

3. CBS | 6

Gregory Harrison > Randi Oakes, 6



Obstacle course | 1. NBC

2. CBS
3. ABC

Best time (men) | Scott Baio, ABC, 17.88 seconds (record)
Best time (women) | Judy Norton-Taylor, CBS, 22.33

Tandem bike relay | 1. CBS

Leigh McCloskey / Danielle Brisebois
Tom Selleck / Michele Lee
Gregory Harrison / Judy Norton Taylor

2. ABC
3. NBC

Running relay | 1. NBC

Barbara Mandrell
Randi Oakes
Michael Warren
Melissa Gilbert
Brian Kerwin
Woody Brown

2. CBS
3. ABC

Tug of War | CBS def. NBC

Gregory Harrison
Leigh McCloskey
Judy Norton-Taylor
Charlene Tilton
Tom Selleck

Injury report | Judy Norton-Taylor (ankle), Scott Baio (shoulder)



MVP (men) Gregory Harrison, CBS

MVP (women) Judy Norton Taylor, CBS

Best event | obstacle course, three excellent times in both the men’s and women’s competition

Records | 1

Scott Baio, obstacle course, 17.88

All-Battle team | Norton-Taylor and Harrison

Tom Selleck, CBS
Michael Warren, NBC
Scott Baio, ABC
Ann Jillian, ABC
Randi Oakes, NBC
Barbara Mandrell, NBC

Hosts | Howard Cosell, Erin Gray

Commissioner | John Madden