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John Neely

Full name: John Crosby Neely
Gender: Male
Born: May 26, 1872 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: March 22, 1941 in New York, New York, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Tennis

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John Neely attended Princeton, graduating in 1894, and attended graduate school in engineering there, during which time he became the University tennis champion in 1897. In 1898, he placed second in the IC4A tennis championship. He later became an engineer in Chicago with the South Side Elevated Railway, then the Kellogg Switchboard & Supply Co., and with the Arnold Co. He was then editor of the Society of Automotive Engineers in New York, and was associated there with LaBranche & Co. Neely later went into banking for a time, and then became manager of the retail department for Wright & Ditson sporting goods company. He was also secretary of the Western Lawn Tennis Association.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 32 St. Louis Tennis Men's Singles United States USA 5T

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1904 Summer 32 St. Louis Tennis United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 Wright (USA) 2, Neely (USA) 0 0
1904 Summer 32 St. Louis Tennis United States USA Round Three Match #6 1 Neely (USA) 2, Feitshans (USA) 0 2
1904 Summer 32 St. Louis Tennis United States USA Round Two Match #10 1 Neely (USA) 2, MacDonald (USA) 0 2
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