October 01, 1990 | Curry Kirkpatrick
October 01, 1990 | Paul Zimmerman
As Curtis Strange Bent over a tricky 25-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole at last November's Skins Game in La Quinta, Calif., 40 boys in Richmond watched so intently that they were virtually...
October 01, 1990 | Douglas S. Looney
In a wild windup, Chip Hanauer won the hydro title
BAD NEWS BRUINS
OFFENSEIllinois fullback Howard Griffith set an NCAA record for most TDs in a game by scoring eight in the mini's 56-21 rout of Southern Illinois. The old mark of seven was established by Arnold...
October 01, 1990 | Hank Hersch
Naty Alvarado Sr. was unstoppable at the nationals
SO FAR, SO GOOD
SAILOR OF THE WEEKCharger coach Dan Henning met America's Cup champion Dennis Conner this summer, and Henning was so impressed with Conner's confidence that he bought Conner's book, No Excuse to...
Bears at Raiders. In 1984, Chicago, which hadn't won a playoff game in 21 years, was off to a 6-3 start when the defending Super Bowl champion Raiders came to Soldier Field. Nine sacks later, the...
October 01, 1990 | Sydney Rubin
Jockey Cash Asmussen is a long-running hit in France
October 01, 1990
BORIS BECKERThanks to Curry Kirkpatrick for opening our eyes to one of a vanishing breed of athletes, tennis player Boris Becker (Eye of the Tiger, Aug. 27). Becker epitomizes the sportsmanship we...
But Viktor Korchnoi plays chess with one
October 01, 1990 | Jack Mason
Rocker Bruce Dickinson is one fine foilsman
October 01, 1990 | John Steinbreder
Ric Apter monitors the ups and downs of baseball cards
BOXING—TONY LOPEZ successfully defended his IBF junior lightweight title with a 12-round unanimous decision over Jorge Paez, in Sacramento.
October 01, 1990
MELBA MERIWETHERGEORGETOWN, IND.Meriwether, 70, a housewife, made it into the women's championship flight at the Valley View Golf Club for the 22nd consecutive year. A 15-handicapper, Meriwether...
It's that time when Red Sox fans need a friend
A new line of maps is being developed for outdoorsmen
ATLANTA IS IT
•Jackie Berning, Denver Bronco team nutritionist, on the responses of players who were asked to name the four food groups: "They didn't hesitate: Wendy's, McDonald's, Pizza Hut and Burger King."