Don Langenmayr

Inducted in 1997

  • 1954: Born in North Syracuse
  • 1972: High School All-American in the 100 yard butterfly
  • 1973: Member of the Liverpool Relay Team that set a New York State record of 3:18.3 in the 400 yard relay
  • 1973: Named All-American in three events. Set New York State record in the 200 yard medley and 400 yard freestyle relay
  • 1973: Graduated from Liverpool High School. Honorable mention All-American in 100 yard butterfly events. Led Liverpool to 38 straight wins in pool dual meets.
  • Attended Auburn University. All-American three years, ranked fifth in the 100 yard butterfly. On the 100 yard butterfly even in the USA vs. Russia dual meet and set a Russian national record
  • 1976: Tied for 3rd and final spot in USA Olympic Trials
  • 1978: Traveled to Texas to train for Summer Olympics
  • November.
  • 1978: Killed in automobile accident at age 24

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