Dennis Eckersley

Dennis Eckersley

Born in Oakland, Dennis Eckersley had a 24-year major league career as a right-hand starter and reliever. He started his major league career with Cleveland in 1975, played with Boston from 1978 to 1984, and was traded in 1984 to the Chicago Cubs. He joined the Oakland...read more
George Haines

George Haines

George Haines served as the coach of the United States Olympic swim teams seven times over a 38-year coaching span—1960, ’64, ’68, ’72, ’76, ’80 and ’84. His swimmers won a total of 44 Gold, 14 Silver and 10 Bronze Olympic medals....read more
Mary T. Meagher Plant

Mary T. Meagher Plant

Mary Meagher was called “Madam Butterfly” during her spectacular reign in women’s swimming at the University of California, Berkeley. At Cal, starting in 1982, she dominated NCAA Championships by winning six titles. A member of three U.S. Olympic...read more
Lynn Swann

Lynn Swann

A graduate of Serra High School in San Mateo, Lynn starred as a wide receiver at the University of Southern California, where he was selected an All-American in 1973. He played his entire professional career of nine seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Lynn appeared...read more