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February 15, 1990
Olympic volleyball star Steve Timmons married sports promoter Jeannie Buss, daughter of Laker owner Jerry Buss.
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March 24, 1998 | STEVE KRESAL
Former Orange County standouts Steve Timmons (Orange Coast) and Shirley Babashoff (Golden West) are among those being inducted Thursday into the California Community College Hall of Fame at the state convention in San Diego. Timmons played on Orange Coast's state championship basketball team in 1979 and also was on the volleyball team. Timmons went on to play volleyball at USC and won gold medals in the 1984 and 1988 Olympics.
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October 2, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Team Cup Volleyball opens its seventh season tonight with two matches at the Forum beginning at 7. Among those playing in the league will be Steve Timmons, Karch Kiraly, Kent Steffes and Sinjin Smith.
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October 2, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Team Cup Volleyball opens its seventh season tonight with two matches at the Forum beginning at 7. Among those playing in the league will be Steve Timmons, Karch Kiraly, Kent Steffes and Sinjin Smith.
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June 22, 1989
Steve Timmons had 18 kills and seven blocks and Jon Root added 15 kills and four blocks to lead the U.S. volleyball team to a 15-5, 16-14 and 15-11 sweep of the Soviet Union in the third match of the Stars and Spikes series at Villanova, Pa.
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May 17, 1986
Huntington Beach's SBE/Raymond Construction lost to Molten of Los Angeles, 15-10, 15-8, in the winner's bracket finals of the U.S. Volleyball Assn. National Championships in Wichita, Kan., Friday. Steve Timmons had 16 kills in SBE/Raymond Construction's first loss in the four days of competition. The Huntington Beach team faces Banana Boat of Los Angeles in the consolation bracket finals today. The winner of that match will play Molten for the title.
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March 24, 1998 | STEVE KRESAL
Former Orange County standouts Steve Timmons (Orange Coast) and Shirley Babashoff (Golden West) are among those being inducted Thursday into the California Community College Hall of Fame at the state convention in San Diego. Timmons played on Orange Coast's state championship basketball team in 1979 and also was on the volleyball team. Timmons went on to play volleyball at USC and won gold medals in the 1984 and 1988 Olympics.
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April 8, 1992 | MIKE REILLEY
Steve Timmons, a former Newport Harbor High, Orange Coast College and USC volleyball standout, announced Tuesday he will rejoin the U.S. national team April 27 in San Diego. "My wife (Jeanie) has been telling me I should come back to the team," said Timmons, a two-time Olympic gold medalist who has been playing professionally in Italy the last two years.
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July 1, 1992 | From Associated Press
Steve Timmons, who can become the first Olympic volleyball player to win three consecutive gold medals, heads the U.S. team that was named Tuesday for the Barcelona Games. Timmons, who played at USC, is the only player to return from the 1984 squad and one of six to return from the '88 team. "I've always felt like it's great to be an Olympian, but you're there to win a gold medal," said Timmons, who at 33 is the oldest member of the all-California team.
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August 31, 1992 | MIKE REILLEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Newport Beach's Steve Timmons could be facing a fine if he decides to return to the Assn. of Volleyball Professionals' beach tour in two weeks. Timmons would be fined a minimum $1,550 for skipping the AVP's Seal Beach Open two weeks ago to compete in the Olympic year '92 tournament in Almeria, Spain, a violation of the tour's players agreement. "I think any kind of fine is stupid," Timmons said Sunday.
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July 3, 1992 | JERRY CROWE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Steve Timmons was emotionally and physically spent after playing a major role in leading the U.S. men's volleyball team to a second consecutive gold medal in the 1988 Olympics at Seoul. He laughed when asked during an appearance on "Late Night With David Letterman" if he planned to be in Barcelona for the 1992 Games. "Not unless they have wheelchair volleyball," he said. Timmons easily could have come up with 10 reasons to stay home.
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July 1, 1992 | From Associated Press
Steve Timmons, who can become the first Olympic volleyball player to win three consecutive gold medals, heads the U.S. team that was named Tuesday for the Barcelona Games. Timmons, who played at USC, is the only player to return from the 1984 squad and one of six to return from the '88 team. "I've always felt like it's great to be an Olympian, but you're there to win a gold medal," said Timmons, who at 33 is the oldest member of the all-California team.
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June 6, 1992 | MARTIN HENDERSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two former powers met Friday night in a World League Volleyball matchup featuring the known and the unknown. With a 1991 World Cup championship in its national trophy case, the talent of the former Soviet Union, the Commonwealth of Independent States, was undisputed. Not so definitive was exactly how good the undefeated Americans were. Four former Olympians joined the team April 27, and Coach Fred Sturm has tried to mesh the old with the new.
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April 8, 1992 | MIKE REILLEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
With some extra encouragement from his wife, Jeanie, Steve Timmons announced his return to the U.S. national volleyball team Tuesday. Timmons, a former standout at Newport Harbor High, Orange Coast College and USC, will rejoin the national team April 27 in San Diego. "My wife has been kicking me in the butt and telling me I should come back to the team," said Timmons, a two-time Olympic gold medalist who has been playing professionally in Italy the past two years.
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April 8, 1992 | MIKE REILLEY
Steve Timmons, a former Newport Harbor High, Orange Coast College and USC volleyball standout, announced Tuesday he will rejoin the U.S. national team April 27 in San Diego. "My wife (Jeanie) has been telling me I should come back to the team," said Timmons, a two-time Olympic gold medalist who has been playing professionally in Italy the last two years.
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October 6, 1986
The United States, led by Steve Timmons and Karch Kiraly, won the 1986 World Men's Volleyball Championship Sunday in Paris, defeating six-time titlist Soviet Union 12-15, 15-11, 15-8, 15-12. It was the first world championship for the United States, which won the gold medal at the 1984 Olympics. The United States was 13th in the last world championships in 1982.
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April 15, 1990
Don Baylor, Nolan Cromwell, Steve Timmons and Paul Cleary have been elected to the Orange County Hall of Fame. They will be inducted July 19 at the Hall of Fame's 10th banquet at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim. Their induction will increase the Hall's membership to 48. Baylor, a coach with the Milwaukee Brewers, played for the Angels from 1977 through 1982.
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July 20, 1990 | MIKE DiGIOVANNA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Ken Fagans, who was CIF Southern Section commissioner from 1954-75, received the Lifetime Achievement Award at Thursday night's Orange County Sports Hall of Fame banquet at the Disneyland Hotel. Fagans, 80, was honored at the conclusion of the evening's program, which was highlighted by the inductions of former Ram defensive back Nolan Cromwell, former Angel Don Baylor, former USC football player Paul Cleary and volleyball player Steve Timmons.
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