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Joan McSheehy

Full name: Joan Ethel McSheehy (-Huffman)
Gender: Female
Born: July 22, 1913 in Whitinsville, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 16, 1948 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Affiliations: Women's Swimming Association
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming


Joan McSheehy competed in the 100 backstroke at the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics, finishing fifth. She was second at the 1932 US Olympic Trials. McSheehy competed for the Women’s Swimming Association in 1932. She was US Indoor Champion in the 100 yard backstroke. She later married and became Joan Huffman, but died fairly young, at age 34.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 19 Los Angeles Swimming Women's 100 metres Backstroke United States USA 5

Women's 100 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1932 Summer 19 Los Angeles Swimming United States Final 5 1:23.2
1932 Summer 19 Los Angeles Swimming United States Round One Heat Two 2 Q 1:22.5
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