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August 19, 1991 | Volume 75, Issue 8

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John Daly Cover - Sports Illustrated August 19, 1991

August 19, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf

August 19, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
[Thumb Up]To Reader's Digest, which has awarded a $75,000 matching grant for the construction of a track and field facility to Children's Village, a residential treatment center for abused and...

August 19, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
Roy Green, the Cleveland Browns veteran wide receiver: "Maybe I have lost a step, but I had a few to lose."

August 19, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
The 45th Little League World Series begins on Aug. 20 in Williamsport, Pa. Although none of the Little League stars from Taiwan (page 60) have gone on to play major league baseball, a number of...

August 19, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
A forward on the Jacksonville University basketball team, Al Powell, recently quit school, citing the disciplinarian methods of new coach Matt Kilcullen. Powell then enlisted in the Air Force.

August 19, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
In our Aug. 23, 1971, cover story, actor Steve McQueen revealed that he entered motorcycle and car races under the name Harvey Mushman. At the '71 Pan Am Games, in Cali, Colombia, heavyweight...

August 19, 1991 | John Garrity
Belting mammoth tee shots, John Daly won the PGA with an awesome display of power golf

August 19, 1991 | Alexander Wolff
The U.S. men's Pan American basketball team caused a stir by quartering in Miami

August 19, 1991 | Hank Hersch

August 19, 1991 | Curry Kirkpatrick

August 19, 1991 | John Papanek
Senior writer Curry Kirkpatrick will never forget his first glimpse of the Oval Office. "Staggeringly huge," recalls Kirkpatrick. "President Bush stands up and says, 'How ya doin'?' and it takes...

August 19, 1991 | Leigh Montville

August 19, 1991 | Rick Telander

August 19, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian

August 19, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian
Praying for a No-HitterHouston All-Star pitcher Pete Harnisch has faced some tough lineups in his time, but none tougher than when he played for Fordham in New York City. For spending money he and...

August 19, 1991 | Pat Putnam
Heavyweight Riddick Bowe stayed undefeated by KO'ing Bruce Seldon in Round 1

August 19, 1991
Delightful Del MarWhat a marvelous piece of writing and spectacular opening words by William Nack about Del Mar Racetrack (A Little Bit of Heaven, July 15)—lyrical and evocative of the joie de...

August 19, 1991 | Nicholas Dawidoff

August 19, 1991 | Edited by Michael Jaffe
NamedThe Canadian Football League's player of the week for the second time in a month, British Columbia quarterback Doug Flutie, after passing for 369 yards and three touchdowns in the Lions'...

August 19, 1991
Rainie McLaughlinBILLINGS, MONT.Rainie, a junior-to-be at Billings Senior High, threw a no-hitter in her first varsity softball start, a 15-1 defeat of Great Falls. In the state tournament, which...

August 19, 1991 | Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Young blacks must be taught that sports are not the only avenues of opportunity

August 19, 1991 | Robert Sullivan
Battle lines are being drawn between golf and swimming at a famed pool in Texas