Mildrette Netter

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Mildrette Netter
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BornJune 16, 1948 (1948-06-16) (age 71)
Greenview, Mississippi, U.S.

Mildrette Netter (born June 16, 1948 in Greenview, Mississippi) is an American athlete who competed mainly in the 100 meters.

She competed for the United States in the 1968 Summer Olympics held in Mexico City, Mexico in the 4 x 100 meters where she won the gold medal with her teammates Barbara Ferrell, Margaret Bailes, and Wyomia Tyus. The relay Netter was a part of set the world record with a time of 42.88. Netter also competed in the 1972 Olympics.[1]


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