John Bork , NCAA 880 yards champion 1961 for Western Michigan University sent this to me. It is part of a newsletter that circulates amongst former Western Michigan University friends and former athletes. George Dales was the coach at Western Michigan in those days. ed.
B. February 6, 1933
D. March 28, 1994
"Ira Murchison got a gold medal in the 4x100m relay in the 1956 Olympics at Melbourne, Australia, and also took 4th in the 100 meters. Ira was a good guy and a very good sprinter, although being very short. He had a lightning start. While I was at EMU he was associated with the U. of Chicago track and field team and used to accompany them to a number of our meets. "
USA 100-METERS SWEEP?