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Hermon Phillips

Full name: Hermon Edgar Phillips
Gender: Male
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: August 2, 1903 in Rushville, Indiana, United States
Died: February 16, 1986 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
Affiliations: Illinois Athletic Club, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Hermon Phillips won the AAU 440y in 1927 and was NCAA champion for Butler College from 1925-27 in the 440y. He later competed for the Illinois AC, and then became a coach, first at Butler from 1927-37 and then at Purdue from 1937-45. He went on to establish and direct several summer camps for boys and girls.

Personal Bests: 400 – 47.4 (1928); 440y – 47.1 (1928).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Athletics Men's 400 metres United States USA 6

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T L
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Athletics United States Final 6 49.0 6
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 2 QU 49.1
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Athletics United States Quarter-Finals Heat One 1 QU 49.6
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Athletics United States Round One Heat One 1 QU 49.4