Full name: Hermon Edgar Phillips
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: United States
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).
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|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|