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John Noah

Full name: John Michael Noah
Gender: Male
Born: November 21, 1927 in Crookston, Minnesota, United States
Died: September 3, 2015 in Fargo, North Dakota, United States
Affiliations: North Dakota Fighting Sioux, Grand Forks (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

After playing in high school in Crookston, Minnesota, John Noah played collegiately at the University of North Dakota from 1947 until 1951, making first-team All-America in 1951 as a defenseman. After graduation he played club hockey with the Crookston Pirates and the Warroad Lakers until he made the 1952 Olympic team, his only international appearance. He later coached youth hockey and was responsible for starting many of the youth hockey programs in his hometown of Fargo, North Dakota. He was called the Godfather of hockey in Fargo. Noah was the first All-American hockey player and first Olympian from the University of North Dakota and was inducted into their athletic Hall of Fame in 1976.

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
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Final Standings 2 1952-02-15 0 2 8
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Round-Robin Match #1 1 1952-02-15 USA 3, NOR 2 0 1 2
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 #13 1 1952-02-18 USA 8, FIN 2 0 0 0
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Round-Robin Match #18 1 1952-02-19 USA 8, SUI 2 0 0 2
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Round-Robin Match #21 2 1952-02-21 SWE 4, USA 2 0 2
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Round-Robin Match #27 1 1952-02-22 USA 5, POL 3 0 0 0
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Round-Robin Match #32 1 1952-02-23 USA 6, TCH 3 0 1 0
1952 Winter 24 Oslo Ice Hockey United States USA Round-Robin Match #36 1T 1952-02-24 USA 3, CAN 3 0 0 2
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