Leroy T. Walker

Leroy T. Walker
June 14, 1918- April 23, 2012
Atlanta, Georgia
Benedict College ‘40
Columbia University  M.A.
New York University ‘
Phd, Phys. Ed & Allied Fields

Head Track and Field Coach
North Carolina Central

Produced 111 All-Americans, 40 National Champions and 12 Olympians at NCCU

US Track & Field Hall of Fame
Olympics hall of Fame
Benedict College Hall of Fame

North Carolina Central Hall of Fame
CIAA Hall of Fame

First African American to coach an U.S. Olympic Team

Black College Sports

History & Legends

Library & Archives