California’s First Freestyle Olympian – Dick Delgado, 1956 Melbourne Games (FS)

 

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Dick Delgado - Oklahoma/San

DICK DELGADO – 1956 Olympic Freestyle Team (5th Place)

1958 NCAA Champions

2x NCAA D1 Champion/3x AA (University of Oklahoma/San Diego HS, SD) *OW

 

WRESTLING ACCOMPLISHMENTS
1956 Melbourne Olympic Games – 5th Place
3x AAU National Champion (1953, ’54, ’56)
2x NCAA Division I Champion/3x All-American – University of Oklahoma
NCAA Division I Outstanding Wrestler (1958)
3x Big 7 Champion
1950 CIF Southern Section Champion – San Diego HS

California Olympians