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Feb. 15, 1988

WINNING VOTES IN IOWA

In 1984, the last time presidential candidates were glad-handing around America's heartland, Iowa women's basketball coach C. Vivian ...

March 14, 1988

BEEP! BEEP! CALLING ALL SPORTS FANS

Beep. A few years ago personal pagers—a.k.a. beepers—were worn almost exclusively by physicians, but these days the units dangle from ...

May 22, 1989

THE BASES ARE LOADED WITH NEW TITLES

The annual spring deluge of baseball books is upon us and this year, in at least one sense, may represent a high-water mark. The sheer ...

Oct. 09, 1989

A FORMER MAJOR LEAGUER SAVORS ITALIAN BASEBALL

When Rick Waits arrived in Italy in March 1987 to join the Rimini Pirates baseball club, the team held a press conference to introduce its new ...

Nov. 18, 1987

The Tricoastal Most

Global recruiting put St. Michael's on the map

Oct. 23, 1989

NEW LIGHT ON AN OLD ISSUE: PEARY AND THE NORTH POLE

Few of history's great explorers have been as obsessed with their place in history as Robert E. Peary, who in 1909 declared that he had ...

Sept. 20, 1993

If You Gotta Have Hoops....

Finally, basketball camp is not just for lucky kids

July 13, 1987

TENNIS THE ENGLISH WAY

As I boarded the jet to London, I began to wonder, Why had I brought my tennis racket? The handle, which stuck out of the side of my backpack, ...

Jan. 08, 1990

MAKING IT BIG IN THE SMALLS

An innovative coach has made little David Lipscomb a powerhouse in the NAIA.

March 22, 1993

When Baseball Sprang for Hot Springs

Nearly a century ago the springtime mecca for many major league players was a spa in Arkansas