Carla Swart, a student who won 19 individual and team national championships for Lees-McRae. She was killed Wednesday in a collision with a truck while on a training ride in her native South Africa.
Posted: Friday, January 21, 2011 12:09 am
Updated: 9:16 am, Thu Dec 13, 2012.
Lees-McRae College is mourning the death of a superstar athlete, student and friend.
Senior Carla Swart, the most-decorated cyclist in collegiate history with 19 individual and team USA Cycling Collegiate National Championships for Lees-McRae, died in her native South Africa after a collision with a truck during a training ride Wednesday. She was 23.
Friday, January 21, 2011 12:09 am.
Updated: 9:16 am.