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Krystal Lara is one of very few Latinas in her class at Stuyvesant High School, and in the pool. She’s backstroking her way toward the Olympics.

From The New York Times:

Her Parents Thought Swimming Lessons Were a Good Idea

Krystal Lara is one of very few Latinas in her class at Stuyvesant High School, and in the pool. She’s backstroking her way toward the Olympics.…

Former Yale swimmer Siphiwe Baleka

Good video about former Yale swimmer Siphiwe Baleka

http://www.foxsports.com/video?vid=396080195760

Who was the first black swimmer to win a national collegiate championship?

 

A. Chris Silva

B. Sybil Smith

C. Fred Evans

D. Maritza Correia

Tags: Championship, Chris Silva, Fred Evans, Maritza Correia, NCAA Swimming, Sybil Smith

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DAP Member Fred Evans, Washington D.C. and Chicago State, won the 100-yard breaststroke at the 1975 NAIA National Swimming Championships.
I'm thinking C, Fred Evans?

Fred is the correct answer out of those choices. But Thurman Robbins clued me into some earlier NAIA champions from the late '50s and early '60s.

 

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Fred Evans was a team mate of mine growing up and I have posted some pics of him from  our Coach's scrapbook
Great photos Mark. Thanks for sharing them with the community.

EVANS??

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