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Gary Figueroa

Full name: Gary Lee Figueroa
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: September 28, 1956 in Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Affiliations: Newport Water Polo Foundation, Newport Beach (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Water Polo

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Gary Figueroa played water polo at U Cal Irvine, where he made All-American in 1975, 1976, and 1977. He played on the US National Team from 1975-84, making the ill-fated 1980 Olympic team, and winning a silver medal at the 1984 Olympics. Figueroa also won two gold medals at the Pan American Games, winning in 1979 and 1983. He was an eight-time US Water Polo All-American and was twice named Player of the Year. After his competitive career Figueroa stayed in the sport as a coach, first coaching at Salinas High School and later at Cal State Monterey Bay. He is a member of the US Water Polo Hall of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Water Polo Men's Water Polo United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Water Polo United States USA Final Round Match #2 1 1984-08-06 USA 8, NED 7 1
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Water Polo United States USA Final Round Match #4 1 1984-08-07 USA 12, AUS 7 1
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Water Polo United States USA Final Round Match #7 1 1984-08-09 USA 8, FRG 7 1
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Water Polo United States USA Final Round Match #12 1T 1984-08-10 YUG 5, USA 5 0
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Water Polo United States USA Group B Match #1 1 1984-08-01 USA 12, GRE 5 2
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Water Polo United States USA Group B Match #3 1 1984-08-02 USA 10, BRA 4 3
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Water Polo United States USA Group B Match #5 1 1984-08-03 USA 10, ESP 8 0
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