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Bob Bray

Full name: Rutledge Robert "Bob" Bray
Gender: Male
Born: September 27, 1919 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: August 26, 2006 in Long Beach, California, United States
Affiliations: LAAC, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Water Polo

Biography

Bob Bray played water polo for the Los Angeles Athletic Club (LAAC) when he made the 1948 US Olympic team. He later played for the Olympic Club in San Francisco. Bray was a center forward known for his technical skills, including the ability to shoot forehands and backhand ambidextrously. He attended Fullerton Junior College and then UCLA. With the LAAC he won AAU national titles in 1941, 1947 and 1948. Bray served in the US Navy from 1941-45 and later became a realtor in Pebble Beach, California on the Monterey Peninsula. He was elected to the US Water Polo Hall of Fame in 1980.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 28 London Water Polo Men's Water Polo United States USA 9T

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1948 Summer 28 London Water Polo United States USA Group A Match #2 2 1948-08-03 SWE 7, USA 0
1948 Summer 28 London Water Polo United States USA Group A Match #1 1 1948-07-30 USA 7, URU 0
1948 Summer 28 London Water Polo United States USA Group A Match #3 1T 1948-07-31 USA 4, BEL 4 1
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