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Heroines of the Track: Tigerbelles Bring Home the Gold

Heroines of the Track: Tigerbelles Bring Home the Gold

In celebration of the Tokyo games, here's a look back at one of the best Olympic (and sports in general) stories of the 20th century - the TSU (formerly Tennessee A&I) Tigerbelles. Or as the New York Times referred to them after their success at the 1960 Olympics, "the cathedral of women’s track in this country."

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