Sylvius S. Moore Sr.

February 24, 1912 - September 10, 2004

Cape May, New Jersey

Hampton lnstitute ‘35  

B.A., Physical Education & Mathematics

New York University  ‘

M.A., Physical Education Administration


CIAA Hall of Fame

Hampton University Hall of Fame

DC Swimming Hall of Fame


Member, the ”Fighting Pirates Championship Football Team  1931

Middleweight Wrestling Champion 1934 1935


Pioneered development of the Pirates first swimming program


Moore and John H. Burr, Howard University

Founders, the first Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association competitive swimming program