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Judy Melick

Full name: Judith Ellen "Judy" Melick
Gender: Female
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 126 lbs (57 kg)
Born: June 4, 1954 in Summit, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: Central Jersey Aquatic Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Judy Melick swam for the Central Jersey Aquatic Club and competed at the 1972 Olympics just after her high school graduation. She then attended Rutgers University, where she started swimming with the men’s team, as they had no women’s team. In 1976 she was the initial recipient of the Rutgers Outstanding Senior Female Athlete (Headley-Singer) Award. In 1976 she captained the Rutgers’ women’s team, placing second in the 100 yard breaststroke at the AIAW meet. After college Melick attended Harvard Medical School and then became a practicing ophthalmologist in Philadelphia.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 18 München Swimming Women's 100 metres Breaststroke United States USA 5
1972 Summer 18 München Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay United States USA 1 Gold

Women's 100 metres Breaststroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 5dT 5dR
1972 Summer 18 München Swimming United States Final 5 1:16.34 35.41 2 40.93 (6)
1972 Summer 18 München Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 2 Q 1:16.22 35.78 1 40.44 (5)
1972 Summer 18 München Swimming United States Round One Heat Two 1 Q 1:16.75 36.19 1 40.56 (1)

Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1972 Summer 18 München Swimming United States USA Round One Heat Two 1 1:16.48 2:23.78 1
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