Wizard of the Cinders

Martin, Pete
March 1948
Saturday Evening Post;3/20/1948, Vol. 220 Issue 38, p34
The article features Dean Cromwell, the track coach of the University of Southern California and the 1948 U.S. Olympic track team. Cromwell coached Bill Sefton and Earle Meadows. He encourages his athletes by calling them champs until they begin to believe it themselves, making them believe that they can do better than they have done before. The highlights of his coaching career are detailed.


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