Notable past local Summer Olympians

August 5th, 2016 10:57 am - updated: 4:58 pm.

Walter Tewksbury, of Tunkhannock and Wyoming Seminary, was a track star for the U.S. Olympic team at the Paris Games in 1900. The local product won two gold medals (200, 400 hurdles), two silvers (60, 100) and a bronze (200 hurdles).

He leads a group of talented area athletes who have competed on the world stage in the Olympics.

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