Members of the 1928 Women's Swim Team

Members of the 1928 Women's Swim Team

The first women athletes to participate in the Olympics competed at the Amsterdam Games in 1928. Members of the women’s swim team included NYU swim team captain Ethel McCary Engelsen (WSC 1928), Lisa Lindstrom Olson (WSC 1934), who was still a high school student in 1928, and Mary Washburn Conklin (WSC 1928).

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