Women's varsity gymnastics team, University of Louisville, 1982. Last Women's Varsity Gymnastics team before the program was cut in 1982. The team poses on the steps of Grawemeyer Hall. Includes head coach Carole Liedtke, and teammates Sharon Jackson, Denise Lackie, Laurie Salvaggio, Miyo Kubota, Karen Baines, Shawn Lusader, Sue Tonietto, and Janet Burckle (?).
Adele Gleaves (USA) 1970 World Championships Team Member 1971 Pan American Games V Bronze Medalist Adele was born in Louisville, KY. She was twice the Kentucky high school gymnastics champion and was named her state's high school athlete of the year in 1971. A transfer from the University of Louisville, Adele graduated from Western Kentucky University in 1976 with a degree in mass communications. She worked as a part-time DJ at WAKY, a Louisville radio station, in the late 1970s. Adele died of cancer in 1989 at the age of 35. Competition Results 1970 AAU Championships: 6th AA, 1st V World Championships: 7th Team, 33rd AA 1971 Pan American Games: 1st Team, 4th AA, 3rd V, 6th UB, 6th FX USGF Championships: 10th AA, 1st V 1973 AIAW Championships: 1st AA, 1st UB, 3rd V, 4th FX, 5th B University Games: 5th Team, 20th AA 1974 AIAW Championships: 5th AA, 2nd FX, 3rd B
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