July 16, 1992
Chris Riley of San Diego beat his two match-play opponents during Wednesday's first and second rounds of the 1992 U.S. Amateur Public Links championship in Brooklyn Park, Minn. Riley defeated Hans Kersting of Albuquerque, N.M., 5 and 4. Later he got by Jim Lockwood of Sparks, Nev., 2 and 1.
July 14, 1991 |
Norm Duke of Albuquerque, N.M., overcame two poor starts to win the Tucson Open bowling tournament. Duke beat Jess Stayrook of San Diego, 216-190, after failing to mark in the first two frames, and then in the title match Duke beat John Mazza of Mount Clemens, Mich., 215-173, after starting the match with an open frame.
May 1, 1987
Top-seeded Julio Noriega and fifth-seeded Russell Meyers of San Diego State won their matches Thursday to advance to today's quarterfinals of the Western Athletic Conference individual tennis tournament at Albuquerque, N.M. The quarterfinals begin at 8 a.m. (PDT) and the semifinals at 1 p.m. The final will be held Saturday.
December 13, 1992
Many kudos for Bill Heavey's Oct. 18 article, "Tribe of Many Colors." Heavey's article concisely and accurately presents Kuna history and my tribe's current status. I hope your readers who visit Panama's San Blas Islands accord the Kuna (also spelled Cuna) the same respect and deference that Heavey did. DAVID C. INGLESIAS Albuquerque, N.M.
January 5, 2013 |
I've been trying in vain for the better part of a decade to get my family to take a road trip along Route 66. Nothing worked until my wife and daughter stepped onto the fake Route 66 in Cars Land at Disney California Adventure - and suddenly their interest piqued in the Mother Road. Photos: The real Route 66 inspirations for Disney's Cars Land In an attempt to close the deal on my dream vacation, I decided to search for the real-world inspirations behind the fictional town of Radiator Springs.