John T Bumpers


SWIMMER-John Bumpers, Conway
Beginning his career as a competitive swimmer as a member of the first Hendrix Aquakids team in 1961, Bumpers set many state age-group records and won several state high school championship titles representing the Conway High School swim team. At Hendrix College, he was also selected as the Outstanding Player at the 1971 NAIA National Water Polo Championships. Served as the current President of Arkansas Swim Assn., Bumpers has been instrumental in the ongoing efforts of the Hendrix Aquakids team and the Arkansas Swimming Hall of Fame organization.