AP Sportlight

Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA Aug. 20 1931 — Helen Wills Moody beats Eileen B. Whitingstall 6-4, 6-1 to capture the women’s title in the U.S. La…

AP Sportlight

Aug. 18 1923 — Helen Mills, 17, ends Molla Bjurstedt Mallory’s domination of the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championships and starts her o…

AP Sportlight

Aug. 17 1933 — Lou Gehrig of the New York Yankees plays his 1,308th straight game to break Everett Scott’s record of 1,307. 1960 — Flash Elo…