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Loretta McNeil

Full name: Loretta T. McNeil
Gender: Female
Born: January 10, 1907 in Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: February 24, 1988 in San Mateo, California, United States
Affiliations: Millrose AA, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

The Millrose AA team won the AAU outdoor relay in 1929 and 1930, setting a new world record in 1930 and the AAU indoor relay in 1930 and 1931. Loretta McNeil was a member of the winning team on all four occasions. Her best placing in an AAU individual event was her second place in the 100 y in 1929. At the 1928 Final Trials she placed no better than seventh in the 100 m, but was nominated for Amsterdam and eventually selected to run the third leg on the relay team.

Personal Best: 100 – 12.8 (1928).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Athletics Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay United States USA 2 Silver

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T L
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Athletics United States USA Final 2 48.8 2
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Athletics United States USA Round One Heat Two 1 QU 49.8