Sue Walsh Swimming & Diving News & Bio
A golden era of Tar Heel swimming
|High School:||Mount Mercy Academy|
|Notes:||10x Collegiate National Champion; 1980 US Olympic Swimming & Diving Team|
This golden era, from the late 1970s into the early 1980s, saw UNC women's swimming and diving program flourish under the guidance of two young...Sun Jan 23, 2022
Sue Walsh Listed Among 100 Greatest Collegiate Swimmers & Divers
Sue Walsh, one of the most decorated athletes to ever compete at UNC, has been named among the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association's 100...Wed Nov 10, 2021
Podcast: Sue Walsh, Tar Heel Olympian, continues her legacy through ForevHER Tar Heels
Former UNC Swimming great Sue Walsh discusses her Olympic beginnings and initiatives for female student-athlete empowerment, but not without first highlighting some of her fondest...
Mon Aug 17, 2020
Olympic dreams deferred
Two North Carolina legends offer advice to student-athletes whose Olympic hopes have been put on hold. In 1979, Sue Walsh swam the fastest 100-meter backstroke...
Wed May 6, 2020
Sue Walsh: Pursuing Other Dreams
In 1980, UNC swimmer Sue Walsh made the U.S. Olympic team that ultimately didn’t compete in Moscow because of America’s boycott of the Soviet invasion...
Thu Aug 4, 2016