Today In Sports History for August 30

...feet, 4½ inches, two inches beyond the record, in the World Track and Field Championships in Tokyo. The leap also ends Carl Lewis' 10-year, 65-meet winning streak.2001 - Ashley Martin becomes the first woman to play in a Division I football...
Today In Sports History for August 26

...N.H., 11-0 in the final of the U.S. bracket.1997 - Carl Lewis finishes his career by anchoring a powerful 400-meter...the record of 43.29 set by Butch Reynolds in 1988 and ties Carl Lewis for the most gold medals at the championships with eight...
Today In Sports History for Aug. 16

1920 - Cleveland shortstop Ray Chapman is hit in the head with a pitch by New York's Carl Mays. Chapman suffers a fractured skull and dies the next day. It's the only field fatality in major league history.1924...
RV park fills a fun, quirky Denali niche

...Perhaps it has something to do with the two happy guys who welcome guests and give them the lay of the land. That would be Carl Rose and Charlie Sampson, reported the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.They provide maps of the area, offer tips on where to...
USOC hopeful LA will bid for 2024 Games

...remember that time," he said. "It left a great legacy for the city."Those Olympics, boycotted by the Soviet Union, put Carl Lewis and Mary Lou Retton on center stage and, in many ways, transformed the games into the mega-billion-dollar event they...
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NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study regulation, so he commissioned a task force - led by Police Commissioner William Bratton and City Planning Commissioner Carl Weisbrod - to explore other options.Among the women who accept tips for their photos, Saira Nicole doesn't believe the practice...
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Today In Sports History for August 21-22

...for his third gold medal and third world record of the Beijing Games. Bolt becomes only the fourth man, and the first since Carl Lewis in 1984, to win all three Olympic sprint events. Bryan Clay wins the decathlon, the first American to win the 10-discipline...
Kenseth in control at Michigan, wins third Cup race of season

...sports, it can come and go in a week."JGR came into the race with the top three qualifiers in Kenseth, Denny Hamlin and Carl Edwards. Hamlin finished fifth and Edwards was sixth.Martin Truex Jr. finished behind Harvick in third. Austin Dillon...
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JLO's Mid-Summer Vocal Workshop begins July 25

Juneau Lyric Opera will present a two-week workshop and subsequent performance based on Carl Orff's cantata "Carmina Burana" beginning on July 25, according to a release from the organization.Composed in 1935, the...
Today In Sports History for July 20

...Mary Mills wins the U.S. Women's Open golf championship by three strokes over Sandra Palmer and Louise Suggs.1974 - Carl Rosen's Chris Evert beats Miss Musket by 50 lengths in the winner-take-all match race at Hollywood Park.1975 - Sandra...


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