Darel Newman, an All-America sprinter at Fresno State, won am NCAA title in the indoors 60-yard dash in 1964. He advanced to the finals of the U.S. Olympic Trials that year, but did not finish in the top four. Mr. Newman, dubbed the “Bald Bullet” and known for his fast starts out of the blocks, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. He was 74.
Darel Newman, an All-America sprinter at Fresno State, won am NCAA title in the indoors 60-yard dash in 1964. He advanced to the finals of the U.S. Olympic Trials that year, but did not finish in the top four. Mr. Newman, dubbed the “Bald Bullet” and known for his fast starts out of the blocks, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. He was 74. NEWMAN FAMILY PHOTO
Darel Newman, an All-America sprinter at Fresno State, won am NCAA title in the indoors 60-yard dash in 1964. He advanced to the finals of the U.S. Olympic Trials that year, but did not finish in the top four. Mr. Newman, dubbed the “Bald Bullet” and known for his fast starts out of the blocks, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. He was 74. NEWMAN FAMILY PHOTO

Recalling the ‘Bald Bullet,’ a Fresno State great and world record-holder who died at 74

October 13, 2017 05:22 PM