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Buck Deadrich

Full name: Burke William "Buck" Deadrich
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3.5 (193 cm)
Weight: 220 lbs (100 kg)
Born: June 30, 1945 in Oakland, California, United States
Died: November 18, 2012 in Vallejo, California, United States
Affiliations: Olympic Club, San Francisco (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Buck Deadrich was a seven-time national champion in wrestling (five in freestyle, two in Greco-Roman) and in International Championship competition won two silver and three bronze medals, placing sixth at the 1969 World Championships. In high school he won 10 letters in football, wrestling, and track. He later attended Chabot College where he won two Golden Gate Conference titles in wrestling and served as student body president in 1965. He was elected to the Chabot Hall of Fame in 2000. Deadrich completed his college career at Southern Illinois University, earning Academic All-American honors both his years there. He is a member of several Halls of Fame, including those at Chabot College, at Southern Illinois University, the Castro Valley Sports Hall of Fame, and both the National and International Freestyle Halls of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 27 München Wrestling Men's Heavyweight, Greco-Roman United States USA AC

Men's Heavyweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result RE BP
1972 Summer 27 München Wrestling United States USA Final Standings AC 1972-09-06 Eliminated r2/6 8,0
1972 Summer 27 München Wrestling United States USA Round Two 13 1972-09-07 8,0
1972 Summer 27 München Wrestling United States USA Round Two Match #4 2 1972-09-07 Skrzydlewski (POL) fall (1:23), Deadrich (USA) 4,0
1972 Summer 27 München Wrestling United States USA Round One 14 1972-09-06 4,0
1972 Summer 27 München Wrestling United States USA Round One Match #4 2 1972-09-06 Yakovenko (URS) fall (7:23), Deadrich (USA) 4,0
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