Senators Moorlach and Nguyen Recognize Eight-Time Olympic Medalist, Shirley Babashoff For Accomplishments, Service to Community

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Today, Senators Moorlach and Nguyen presented Orange County based Olympic medalist, Shirley Babashoff, on the Senate floor with a resolution to highlight her community involvement and to extend to her special honors for her many accomplishments at the Olympics and beyond. During the 1976 Olympics, Ms. Babashoff led her team, and was vilified for exposing the East German’s steroid use, which would be confirmed years later in documents from the East German secret police. Read the full press release HERE.