Golf – 1987 – ABC Sports US Open Special – Al Trautwig Interviews Lennie Clements On Fathers Day

Lennie Clements is an American professional golfer….who played college golf at San Diego State University….where he was a three-time All-American…..and was inducted into the San Diego State Aztec Hall of Fame in 1999. Clements turned professional in 1980…..and played on the PGA Tour from 1981 to 1998.  His best finish was a T-2 at the 1994 Bob Hope Chrysler Classic…..while his best finish…

Golf – 1987 – US Open – ABC Sports Special – Al Trautwig Interview With Scott Simpson On Fathers Day

Scott Simpson is an American professional golfer…..who played college golf at the University of Southern California….where he was two-time medalist at the NCAA Championship in 1976 and 1977…..while turning professional in 1977….and began playing on the PGA Tour in 1979….and won seven PGA Tour events between 1980 and 1998….with the highlight of Simpson’s career being the 1987 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club in San Francisco….which was his…

Golf – 1986 – PGA Golf Championship – ABCs Jack Whitaker Interviews Winner Bob Tway & Bunker Shot

Bob Tway is an American professional golfer….who has won numerous tournaments including eight PGA Tour victories…..as he spent 25 weeks in the top 10 of the Official World Golf Ranking in 1986–87.  After turning pro in 1981, he joined the PGA Tour in 1985….then in 1986, he was named PGA Player of the Year after finishing the season with four victories…

Golf – 1986 PGA Championship – ABCs Al Trautwig Interview With 4th Place Finisher D A Weibring

D. A. Weibring, is an American professional golfer….who has won numerous tournaments including won five PGA Tour events….with his first coming at the 1979 at Quad Cities…. which is an event he won three times…..as his last Tour victory was at the Canon Greater Hartford Open in 1996. Weibring had five top-10 finishes in major championships….with two  being at the PGA Championship….and one…

Golf – 1987 – US Open 3rd Rnd – Al Trautwig Interview Keith Clearwater At 1 Shot Off Ldr Tom Watson

Keith Clearwater is an American professional golfer who has won two tournaments on the PGA Tour…..as he turned pro in 1982…..and joined the PGA Tour in 1987…..when he won two tournaments on the PGA Tour in his rookie season of 1987…..as he won the prestigious Colonial National Invitation in the spring of that year with a 14 under par 266….which tied the previous tournament…

Golf – 1978 – Highlights – PGA Championship – 3rd Round – Hole 17 – With Chris Schenkel + Dave Marr

Dave Marr, Jr. (December 27, 1933 – October 5, 1997) was an American professional golfer and  sportscaster….who was best known for winning the 1965 PGA Championship. Marr served as a golf analyst for ABC from 1972 until 1991….and was usually teamed with host Jim McKay, Chris Schenkel (as seen in this video herewith) and fellow one-time PGA Championship winner, Bob Rosburg.  He later worked for the BBC in Britain…

Golf – 1984 – ABC Jim McKay Provides Highlights Of Year In Tennis + Bowling + Auto Racing + Golf

In this video seen herewith, ABC Wide World of Sports host Jim McKay provides highlights and commentary on the year 1984 in pro tennis, pro bowling, auto racing and golf….to include John McEnroe winning the US Open in Tennis….plus Mike Durbin winning his 3rd straight PBA Championship…..along with Richard Petty winning his final NASCAR race…..plus, the head’s…

Golf – 1985 – ABC Jack Whitaker Provides Highlights Of The National Amateur Championship

This video features longtime CBS and ABC broadcaster Jack Whitaker….who entered network sports in 1961 at CBS….where he did play-by-play for the Philadelphia Eagles of the NFL….and hosted the anthology series CBS Sports Spectacular among other duties….as he worked for CBS for more than two decades.  Whitaker is probably best remembered for his coverage of golf (as seen in this video herewith)…. and horse racing, where he covered thoroughbred…

Figure Skating – 1980 – Elegance & Eloquence Of Jim McKay As He Recalls USA Figure Skaters In China

This video of ABC Wide World of Sports legendary sportscaster, Jim McKay, recapping the USA figure skaters exhibition tour in China provides ample evidence of what we call the “elegance and eloquence” of this wonderful sportscaster.  As McKay paints the canvas that covered Peggy Fleming, JoJo Starbuck, Rosalynn Sumners, Linda Fratianne et al trip to China in…