Back in the 80s, a young and talented swimmer named Tony Blake etched his name into Joliet Y Jets history books by setting three records that have yet to be broken today. He eventually went on to swim at Yale, where he’d become the first African American to earn a spot on the All-Ivy League Swim Team. Nowadays, he’s known as Siphiwe Baleka and has switched to a unique profession. Watch the video above to learn more.
Former JETS Swimmer Featured on Fox Sports
March 31, 2015