Full name: William Oliver "Whitey" Overton
Height: 6-3.5 (193 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: October 10, 1928
Affiliations: Auburn Tigers, Auburn, Alabama (USA)
Country: United States
Whitey Overton finished second in the 1948 NCAA steeplechase and was third at the 1948 Olympic Trials. He competed for Alabama Polytechnic, later known as Auburn University.
Personal Bests: 3000S – 9:26.0 (1948).
|1948 Summer||19||London||Athletics||Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase||United States||USA||6 h3 r1/2|
|1948 Summer||19||London||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Three||6||10:14.4|