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  Sports Illustrated - 1995
But 11 seconds into his first shift of his first college game--minutes after the Terriers had unfurled their 1995 national championship banner--with his family in the stands and the last of his high school coaches proudly looking on, Travis lost his balance while trying to put a little something extra into a check.
He was co-captain and all-New England in soccer, a sport he had been reluctant even to try out for, fearing that he would fall behind academically.
Sports are so much a part of our culture, and every parent knows, but for the grace of God, it could be my kid.
www.travisroyfoundation.org /images/articles-releases/SI-1995.htm   (5532 words)

  
 Facts on Sports and Smoke free Youth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Students who play at least one sport are 40% less likely to be regular smokers and 50% less likely to be heavy smokers.
Sports and physical activity are positive, viable alternatives to smoking in the lives of young women.
Girls who play sports learn about teamwork, goal-setting, the experience of success, the pursuit of excellence in performance, how to deal with failures, and other positive behaviors -- all of which are important skills for the workplace and life.
www.cdc.gov /tobacco/research_data/youth/ythsprt1.htm   (348 words)

  
 CNN - Sports Year in Review (page 1) - Dec. 30, 1995
So, having said that, here is our humble but subjective opinion of what we think were the top 10 sports stories of 1995 -- starting with number 10 and working our way to the most important story of the year.
1995 belonged to Sampras, who finished the year as the number one ranked tennis player in the world.
After years of playing in the shadow of the sport's icon Joe Montana, Steve Young finally got the chance to show what he could do as the '49ers quarterback: lead his team to a Super Bowl victory.
www.cnn.com /EVENTS/year_in_review/sports   (782 words)

  
 CNN - 1995: A look back
The winds of war died down in 1995, as cease-fires ended the bloodshed in Bosnia and slowed the fighting in the breakaway Russian republic of Chechnya.
As 1995 comes to a close, Americans find themselves in the middle of a second government shutdown and at the beginning of a peace mission in Bosnia.
CNN Time Capsule: The Defining Moments of 1995 is a new multimedia CD-ROM that chronicles the year's top stories through video, photos, text, audio clips and editorial cartoons.
www.cnn.com /EVENTS/year_in_review   (757 words)

  
 Sporting News, The: The grades are in - 1995 sports industry Racial Report Card - Column   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Sporting News, The: The grades are in - 1995 sports industry Racial Report Card - Column
Sporting News, The, Sept 18, 1995 by Richard Lapchick
The 1995 Report Card finds a record number of minorities playing each of the sports without corresponding improvements in the front-office and coaching ranks.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1208/is_n38_v219/ai_17397079   (1176 words)

  
 Sand Sports | Home Page
Along with having access to a number of sand court facilities, Sand Sports also maintains 7 professional, portable volleyball systems that can be utilized for large grass tournaments and for private or corporate functions.
This flexibility has enabled Sand Sports to provide an otherwise unavailable recreational opportunity for local businesses and convention visitors.
Sand Sports in association with KMLE Country 108 Radio and the Quality Hotel & Resort are proud to present
www.sandsportsvb.com   (115 words)

  
 1995 Fall Sports Recap (1996)
The team posted an 11-2 record, captured its fifth Yankee Conference title with an undefeated mark of 8-0, was named ECAC Team of the Year and Lambert Cup Eastern champion and advanced to the NCAA I-AA playoffs for the fourth time in the last five seasons.
The Hens, who narrowly missed out on a second straight NAC playoff bid with a 4-4 conference mark, won their final seven games of the season to finish with an 11-8 record for a third straight winning season under head coach Carol Miller.
Lockbaum, a four-year starter in the nets, set five school records during her career and was named second-team All-Mid Atlantic Region in 1995, when she posted five shutouts and a.853 save percentage.
www.udel.edu /PR/Messenger/96/2/1.html   (1678 words)

  
 Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit 1995 Standard Release DVD - MovieWeb
Building upon the popularity of Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Issue, this video takes the viewers behind the scenes of the issue's many photo shoots for a glimpse at several of the world's top models.
Following the standard "behind the scenes" format, the camera acts as a portal into the erotic world of half dressed women sprawled out on sandy beaches, giving the viewer a more in depth view of what went into producing the Swimsuit Issue magazine.
Many of these interviews discuss how the location of the shoot was picked, the effort it took to capture the "one" shot and how the models were made to look so good.
www.movieweb.com /dvd/release/04/22204/features.php   (291 words)

  
 Best of Tucson 1995: Best Sports Team
Blessed with a beautiful on-campus stadium, a great coach and the most rabid fans in Tucson, the UA softball team is a clear winner in this category.
The Tucson Amigos play in the minor league of a major soccer league just about to be born, developing growing support as our U.S. team continues to place highly in international competition.
Sporting sombreros as their symbol, fans enjoy home games on weekend evenings April through July at Rincon High School, with prizes and promotions that are as much fun as those at Toros' games.
www.tucsonweekly.com /tw/bot/prowl35.htm   (574 words)

  
 1995 in sports - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1994 NCAA Division I-A national football championship: The Nebraska Cornhuskers defeat the University of Miami Hurricanes 24-17 on January 1st, 1995.
The World League of American Football is resumed after 2 years without play.
For fuller coverage, see: 1995 in football (soccer)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1995_in_sports   (925 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 1995: DVD: Sports Illustrated   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
All of the excitement, glamour and magic that make the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue the most popular edition of the year are in this special video presentation.
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 1997 VHS ~ Sports Illustrated
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 1999 VHS ~ Sports Illustrated
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00004W19X?v=glance   (491 words)

  
 Women's Studies: Feminist Theory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
"the reason the media keep women's sports out of the news is because when the "old guard" sees women running free on the playing fields, they bristle at the fact that women aren't "barefoot, pregnant and in the kitchen."
A publication of the Feminist Majority Foundation's Task Force on Women and Girls in Sports, 1995.
Women in Sports is dedicated to providing role models of women athletes that validate women's accomplishments and perpetuate a new vision of women's abilities, autonomy and self determination.
bailiwick.lib.uiowa.edu /wstudies/sports.html   (405 words)

  
 Best of Tucson 1995: Best Sports/Equipment Store   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
READERS' PICK: What the Sports Authority amounts to is a giant department store where every department is sports.
Sports clothing, sports shoes, sports equipment, sports souvenirs, sports...well, you get the idea.
This place is so big, they even have room to stock things for minor sports, like baseball and soccer.
www.tucsonweekly.com /tw/bot/shop20.htm   (126 words)

  
 Review - Sports - December 20, 1995
The news in an overall sense seems quite positive assuming Alaska's 1995 commercial fleet size and openings remain similar to 1994.
In 1995, 202 million salmon were caught in Alaska, up from a previous record of 196 million in 1994.
The 202 million consisted of 530,000 chinook, 62.5 mill sockeye, 3.7 mill coho, 120 mill pinks, and 15 mill chum.
www.yourlibrary.ca /Community/RichmondReview/Archive/RR19951220/Sport.html   (1555 words)

  
 washingtonpost.com: The Post Review 1995 in Sports
The streak, which began on May 30, 1982, was the top story not only in baseball but in all of sports in 1995.
It is emblematic of the modern era of high-finance, low-loyalty sports--just because the Browns always have been in Cleveland doesn't mean they always will be.
On Nov. 6, Browns owner Art Modell shocked the sports world--and sent thousands of Clevelanders into apoplexy--by announcing he was moving his Browns to Baltimore for the 1996 season.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-srv/sports/longterm/memories/1995/95post.htm   (1099 words)

  
 1995 Sports Class Nationals
The sports class handicapping system may be working very well after all.
This award, a mounted stained-glass HP-11 (designed by Minnesota artist Dave Rhyti), is to be presented each year at the Sports Class Nationals to the crew member, volunteer, or contest official who best captures the spirit of volunteerism and generosity exemplified by Ed Finegan.
Ed and his HP-11 could often be found near the bottom of the contest standings, but he was usually first in line when it came to volunteering and organizing.
www.soarmn.com /sports_class_nats   (2733 words)

  
 OA: 1995-10 Governor's Sports and Exposition Facilities Task Force
WHEREAS, sports and exposition facilities are an integral part of the Commonwealth's history, its economy, its culture, and its quality of life; and
WHEREAS, a statewide authority could cultivate public/private partnerships to devise financing alternatives for sports and exposition facilities, including the use of tax-exempt financing, thereby better serving the interests of the Commonwealth in promoting commerce, prosperity, and general welfare.
There is hereby created within the Governor's Office the Governor's Sports and Exposition Facilities Task Force (hereinafter referred to as Task Force).
www.oit.state.pa.us /oac/cwp/view.asp?A=351&Q=118065   (384 words)

  
 eBay - 1995 ..., Parts Accessories, Nonfiction Books items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Wayward Bus by John Steinbeck SB 1995
McLaren F1 GTR Gulf sticker 1995 BPR GT series
Ford : Bronco XL 1995 Ford Bronco XL 4X4 Asset # 6817
search-desc.ebay.com /search/search.dll?query=1995+...&newu=1&krd=1   (410 words)

  
 Business Wire: Blockbuster will be exclusive retail distributor of Sports Illustrated's 1995 Swimsuit Video, due in ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The home video release, based on the upcoming NBC-TV primetime special, "Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Special: Class of '95," will go on sale at Blockbuster's 3,475 video and music stores in the United States and Canada on Wednesday, Feb. 15, the same day as the 1995 SI Swimsuit Issue reaches the nation's newsstands.
Both the TV special and the video are produced by Sports Illustrated Television.
Blockbuster will run a 30-second spot on the "Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Special: Class of '95," as well as two full-page advertisements supporting the promotion, in the Feb. 13 and Feb. 20 issues of Sports Illustrated.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_1995_Jan_25/ai_16256763   (432 words)

  
 Classic & Sports Car - March 1995
Living in the shadow of a feted father - the Mkll – means that history has sometimes treated this less sporting compact Jaguar unfairly.
Nostalgia has clouded the issue but, in the '60s, the S-type was widely acknowledged as being the better car.
At the back the track is increased by two inches by fitting modified XJS wishbones and driveshafts.
www.lynxmotors.co.uk /csc0395.htm   (1375 words)

  
 Welcome to SCDA - The Sports Car Driving Association
Founded in 1995, the Sports Car Driving Association, LLC provides the driving enthusiast the opportunity to experience high performance driving in a controlled environment.
The Sports Car Driving Association was recently profiled in an article by motosport journalist David Haueter.
The Sports Car Driving Association's goal is to provide the high performance driving enthusiast an opportunity to experience the thrill of driving in a safe and controlled environment.
www.scda1.com   (557 words)

  
 1995-96 NJIT Sports Recap   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Highlanders received several individual honors in the 1995 season and return several key players.
Senior co-captain Art Caruso, who hit.370 in 1995, was named to the New Jersey College Division's All-State Baseball Team, first team All-IAC, and first team All-Skyline Conference.
Senior co-captain Ron Dollard was named the IAC Player of the Year and Skyline Conference Pitcher of the Year in 1995.
www.njit.edu /v2/Directory/phys_ed/Sports_Recap/baseball.html   (247 words)

  
 1994 in sports - Psychology Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
See also: 1993 in sports, other events of 1994, 1995 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'.
February 20: At Boston, Massachusetts, in a remarkable athletic achievement, Ireland's 41-year-old Eamonn Coghlan becomes the first man over the age of 40 to run a sub-four minute mile when he clocked 3min.58.15sec.
Basketball magazine SLAM is launched, as the sport begins to develop a stronger hip hop culture.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/1994_in_sports   (1078 words)

  
 1994-95 Sports Recap (1995)
WINTER SPORTS MEN'S BASKETBALL (12-15, 7-9 NAC, 7th place) Head coach: Steve Steinwedel Recap: Delaware suffered its first losing season in eight years but 10 of the losses were decided by six or less points.
SPRING SPORTS BASEBALL: (40-10, 19-3 NAC, regular season champions) Head coach: Bob Hannah Recap: Backed by the nation's top pitching staff and another solid group of hitters, the UD baseball team won a school-record, 40 regular season games, and captured the NAC regular season title.
Chris Delli Paoli, who set a UD record in the hammer throw earlier in the year, was third in that event.
www.udel.edu /PR/Messenger/95/3/1.html   (1549 words)

  
 Aqua Sports Adventures waverunner and boat rental on Lake Lanier   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Proudly serving Lake Lanier's boating recreational needs since 1995, Aqua Sports Adventures is Lake Lanier's premier boat rental company.
Specializing in quality customer care, our professional staff is always ready to meet your needs and answer all your boating questions.
Here at Aqua Sports Adventures, our goal is to make your boating experience memorable.
www.aquasportsadventures.com   (183 words)

  
 Human Powered Vehicles Book (Copyright 1995, 288 pages)
He was the founding president of the International Human Powered Vehicle Association (IHPVA) and has served on its Board of Directors since 1977.
Abbott is a professor of family medicine at the University of Southern California School of Medicine and a board-certified sports medicine physician.
A "human factors" reference for sports medicine and exercise science professionals.
www.onlinesports.com /pages/I,HK-BABB0827.html   (733 words)

  
 1995 BMW 850csi SPORTS COUPE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
DEVELOPED TO WHISK ALONG THE AUTOBAHN AT A TOP SPEED OF 157 MPH, THE 850csi SPORT COUPE IS THE BIG BROTHER TO THE 635csi EXCEPT IT OFFERED A LARGER, MORE COSSETING, EXPENSIVE FORMAT WITH A MOTOR DOUBLE THE SIZE OF IT'S PREDECESSOR.
The idea was to build the ultimate sports car in the all new 8 series csi.
BMW defines CS as "coupe" but, added the subtle "I" to delineate the difference between the now familiar 850cs model.
www.classicdreamcars.com /95BMW.html   (496 words)

  
 Current Baseball Publications: 1995
New York: Rizzoli (156 pp., $ 19.95 h) 0-8478-1889-6.
Louis: The Sporting News (104 pp., $ 12.95 p) 0-89204-521-3.
Vanguard Sports Publishing, P.O. Box 667, Chapel Hill, N.C. 27514 (919-967-2420) (96 pp., $ 4.50 p) ISSN 0894-2889; annually since 1988.
www.sabr.org /committ/biblio/cbp1995.htm   (6373 words)

  
 BAM: Champions!, Sports, December 1995   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
But Ivy League play was a different story.
Perhaps in no other sport is the Ivy rivalry more intense, particularly with Princeton and Harvard.
So when Brown won the Ivy League Championship - and the bragging rights that go with it - this fiercely competitive team regained the sweet respect it has long deserved.
www.brownalumnimagazine.com /storydetail.cfm?ID=486   (638 words)

  
 JCAA 1995 SPORTS PERSON OF THE YEAR NOMINATIONS
There were two nominations at the last meeting of the JCAA for Sportsperson of The Year Award for 1995.
For all these reasons, it is a pleasure to nominate Congressman Saxton for Sportsperson of the Year1 for 1995 because of his thorough attention to detail and dedication in making the first Jersey Coast Fluke Tournament in 1995 such a great success.
He believed in the goals and accomplishments of JCAA and did the extra work necessary to make them happen.
www.jcaa.org /JCNL9603/9603SPOY.htm   (709 words)

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