1967 San Francisco State Wrestling Team

1967 San Francisco State Wrestling Team (Photo: SF State Athletics Communications).

Coach Allen Abraham was the Team Leader for the 1980, 1981, 1982 USA Olympic and USA World Team’s Wrestling Delegations. Led by coach Allen Abraham:
  • Joe Gomes – 2X National AAU Freestyle Champion
  • Jim Burke – 1964 Greco-Roman Olympian; 1961 World Greco-Roman Bronze Medalist (first USA wrestler to earn a Greco-Roman world medal)
  • Ben Northrup – 3X Greco-Roman National Champion; 1960 Greco-Roman Olympian
  • Art Chavez – 1969 National Freestyle & Greco-Roman Champion; Greco-Roman World Champion team member
  • Dave Nelson – World Cup Greco-Roman team member – bronze medal
  • Morris Johnson – Pan-Am Games Champion; World Cup bronze medalist, World Sambo silver medalist; Tiblisi bronze medal
  • Mack McGrady – 1973 National Freestyle & Greco-Roman Champion; World Cup GR team member; 4X National Judo Champion & Judo World Championship Team member