Sprinter who won a gold medal in the 4x400 meter relay at the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo.
He was the 1957 AAU Champion in the 200 meter sprint.
From 1980-1997 he served as the executive director of USA Track and Field.
He was born in Nickelsville, Virginia.
He was teammates with Ulis Williams on the relay team that won the Olympic gold medal.