(This is part of a special series on Hawkeye Olympic medalists.) Believe it or not, George Baird wasn’t the only Hawkeye to win a medal in the 4×400 meter relay.  68 years (and 17 Olympics) after Baird captured gold in the 4×400 meter relay, Anthuan Maybank lined up to run in that exact same event. Anthuan Maybank Anthuan Maybank attended Georgetown High School in Georgetown, South Carolina.  He didn’t even start running track until his sophomore year in high school, but by his junior season, he was one of the fastest high school runners in the country.  Maybank finished with the nation’s…

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