Swimmer who have won a yellow metal medal – and place a global record – in the 800M freestyle relay on the 1984 Summertime Olympics. He swam on the College or university of Florida, where he earned two NCAA Championships in the 800M freestyle relay. He was preferred to earn multiple precious metal medals on the 1980 Olympics, but, just like the remaining American Olympians, he didn’t compete in the video games. He was created in Jesup, Georgia. He skipped the 1980 Olympics after Leader Jimmy Carter led a boycott to protest the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.