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Sam Hall

Full name: Samuel Wesley "Sam" Hall
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: March 10, 1937 in Dayton, Ohio, United States
Affiliations: WBNS Swim Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Diving

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

While at [Ohio State], Sam Hall won the NCAA 3 m springboard championship in 1959 and 1960 and silver in the 1959 Pan American Games 3 m springboard. He also won two AAU outdoor titles and one indoors. Hall later entered politics and served a term in the Ohio State House of Representatives. He later made some headlines when he fought as a mercenary for the Nicaraguan Contras. He was captured as a "spy" by the Sandanistas but was released within two months. He has since entered the real estate business in Florida.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving Men's Springboard United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Springboard

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS FP SFP DP SP
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Final Standings 2 167.08
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Final 2 167.08 59.59
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Semi-Finals 1 QU 107.49 45.33
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Qualifying 1 QU 62.16
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Final Round Dive #1 5T 15.62
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Final Round Dive #2 2 22.10
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Final Round Dive #3 1 21.87
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Semi-Finals Dive #1 1 15.13
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Semi-Finals Dive #2 10 10.40
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Semi-Finals Dive #3 3 19.80
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Qualifying Dive #1 3 12.18
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Qualifying Dive #2 1 16.91
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Qualifying Dive #3 2 14.44
1960 Summer 23 Roma Diving United States Qualifying Dive #4 3 18.63