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Roxanne Pierce

Class of 1996· Disciplines(s): Women's Artistic· Inducted as: Athlete

Roxanne Pierce excelled nationally and internationally as an exceptional competitor on the floor exercise, uneven bars, and vault. A fan favorite, Pierce collected medals throughout the early to mid-1970s and made her only Olympic appearance in 1972 at the Munich Games. After finishing a decorated athletic career, Pierce went on to become a firefighter in Albuquerque, NM, for 22 years before retiring in 2003.