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FACES IN THE CROWD

June 12, 1989
June 12, 1989

Table of Contents
June 12, 1989

Design
Review
Bo Jackson
NBA Finals
Martina Navratilova
Sky Dome
Charlie Whittingham
Scott Hoch
Todd Haskins
Track & Field
Tennis
Cooperstown
  • This summer in Cooperstown, N.Y., the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum celebrates its 50th anniversary as the spiritual home of the game and as the repository of its treasures. From the essential (the Babe's bat) to the eccentric (the Babe's bowling ball), the Hall has it all. Enjoy the tour

  • The Hall of Fame was built in Cooperstown upon a foundation of fable, based on a letter from a madman and a dirty ball found in an attic. But from such bogus beginnings has come a nearly sacred shrine in an almost perfect setting

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FACES IN THE CROWD

CHRISTINE GRAY
HOUSTON
Christine, a junior at Sterling High, ran the best time in the country by a high school girl this year in the 100-meter hurdles (13.89). She also anchored the Raiders' 4 X 200 and 4 X 400 relay teams, both ranked No. 1 nationally.

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DAVID HELFRECHT
SPRINGFIELD, MO.
David, 9, won five of six individual events and placed first in the all-around (with a score of 56.15) at the Missouri U.S. Gymnastics Federation Class IV (ages 7-9) state championships. He was undefeated in 10 all-around meets this year.

AMY HINMAN
WADSWORTH, OHIO
Hinman, 19, a college sophomore, lifted a total of 771 pounds to win the 122-pound division of the women's National Drug-Free Powerlifting Championships, in Orlando, Fla. She bench-pressed 132, deadlifted 358 and squatted 281.

KENNIE STEENSTRA
PLATO, MO.
Kennie, a senior righthander for Plato High, set a national high school record of 65 career pitching victories. Kennie finished out his career at 65-11 to surpass by three the record set by Steve Streater of Sylva, N.C., from 1974 to '77.

LYNN MOSHER
WEST MONROE, N.Y.
Lynn, a senior at P.V. Moore High, won the state rifle title and became the first shooter in the history of the state meet to finish first in all three events. She shot a perfect 100 in the prone position, a 92 standing and a 98 kneeling.

DON BOYKO
BOSTON
Boyko, 60, won both the U.S. and Canadian over-60 singles squash championships and (playing with two different partners) the U.S. and Canadian over-60 doubles titles. He is the first player since 1960 to win all four crowns in one year.

PHOTOF. CARTER SMITHPHOTOMIKE WINGOPHOTODENNIS GORDONPHOTOMIKE WINGOPHOTOBOB MAHONEYPHOTOGENEVIEVE VILENISKIS