• Created Date
  • 1990-2010
  • Publisher
  • Springfield College
  • Description
  • This is a portrait of Mimi Murray, who coached the Springfield College women's gymnastics team from 1968 to 1974. Under Murray the team went undefeated; her all-season record at Springfield College was 37-0. During her first year, Springfield College hosted and won the National Collegiate Women's Championship (Division I, II, and III). They also won five of six Eastern Regional Championships and two other National Championships. Murray coached... more
    This is a portrait of Mimi Murray, who coached the Springfield College women's gymnastics team from 1968 to 1974. Under Murray the team went undefeated; her all-season record at Springfield College was 37-0. During her first year, Springfield College hosted and won the National Collegiate Women's Championship (Division I, II, and III). They also won five of six Eastern Regional Championships and two other National Championships. Murray coached the USA Team to the World Games in Moscow and was named USA Women's Gymnastics Coach of the Year by Champion Athletic Co. In 1985, Coach Murray was named a pioneer in girls and women's sports in the United States by the Women's Sport Foundation. less
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  • Photographs
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