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Dick Desmond

Full name: Richard Joseph "Dick" Desmond
Gender: Male
Born: March 2, 1927 in Medford, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 1, 1990 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: Dartmouth Big Green, Hanover (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Many people consider Dick Desmond the greatest goaltender in Dartmouth College history. He minded the nets for Dartmouth from 1945 until 1949, during which time Dartmouth had its greatest hockey success ever, as they twice went to the finals of the NCAA tournament, although they came up short both times. However, at the 1949 NCAAs, Desmond was voted the tournament’s MVP. Desmond had a career goals against average of less than three per game. Desmond also played for the United States team which won a silver medal at the 1950 World Championships.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM S S%
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Final Standings 2 1952-02-15 0 0 0 55 94.8%
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Round-Robin Match #7 1 1952-02-16 USA 8, GER 2 0
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Round-Robin Match #18 1 1952-02-19 USA 8, SUI 2 0 0 0
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Round-Robin Match #27 1 1952-02-22 USA 5, POL 3 0 0
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Round-Robin Match #36 1T 1952-02-24 USA 3, CAN 3 0 0 0 55 94.8%
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