First women to pass Ranger School are Army pilot, military officer

...absolutely earned the respect of every Ranger instructor," Command Sgt. Major Curtis Arnold told reporters. "They do not quit and they do not complain."Arnold said he suspects Haver and Griest had extra motivation to graduate "because you know...
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Little guarantee Spieth will ever get another chance

...sobering piece of history might make Jordan Spieth feel even worse.No one ever got another chance.Dating to 1960, when Arnold Palmer hatched the modern version of the Grand Slam on his way to St. Andrews, no one came closer to the third leg than Spieth...
Today In Sports History for July 14 the U.S. Open golf title.1945 - Byron Nelson defeats Sam Byrd in the final round of the PGA golf tournament.1961 - Arnold Palmer shoots a 284 at Royal Birkdale to win his first British Open title.1967 - Argentina's Roberto DeVicenzo wins the...
Spieth pursues Grand Slam quest

...are against him," said Soren Kjeldsen, relying entirely on history.Spieth is only the fourth player since 1960, the year Arnold Palmer proposed the concept of the modern Grand Slam in golf, to win the first two majors of the year only to be stopped at...
Young Juneau readers rewarded for reviews

...11, for a review of "Walk Two Moons" by Sharon Chreech.? Lydia Goins, age 5, for a drawing of "Hi Fly Guy" by Tedd Arnold.The top book review winners from the Douglas Library are:? Jirra Kirby, age 8, for a review of "The Fire Cat" by Esther...
Spieth, amateur Dunne eyeing history at St. Andrews

...again for Spieth. Only three other players won the first two legs of the Grand Slam since the modern version began in 1960. Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods only got one shot at it, and none ever started the final round of the British Open so...
Johnson wins at St. Andrews, stops Spieth's Grand Slam

...left of the cup, and he tapped in for a 69."We gave it a great effort," Spieth said.At least he was in elite company. Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods - the three biggest names in golf over the last 50 years - were the only other players...
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Time for baseball to forgive Pete Rose

...specter of the 1919 World Series scandal rises from the ashes to hover menacingly over his efforts. It is as though gamblers like Arnold Rothstein were still lurking, waiting to fix the series. Never mind that it's almost 100 years later and players now paid...
Beverly Elysee Jones

...began dating her first husband, pro golfer Arnold Carl Werner. Beverly was 22 years old when she and Arnold married in 1946 and a year later they were...Christopher Martin Werner. Beverly and Arnold separated shortly after, and she spent...
Juneau battles Kodiak on Anchorage diamond

...10 P, 6 S, 4 TB, 1 BB) and Jakob Arnold finished (2 IN, 59 P, 28 S, 31 TB...Schactler with a pitch and walked Jakob Arnold. John Norton doubled to score Schactler, and Giouanni Martinne singled to score Arnold and Norton. Kalen Willis earned a walk...


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