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Herb Vollmer

Full name: Herbert Eberhard Jordan "Herb" Vollmer
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Born: February 15, 1895 in New York, New York, United States
Died: November 8, 1961 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: NYAC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Water Polo

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Herb Vollmer was a stalwart of the New York AC team for many years. He was a member of the team that won the AAU outdoor title in 1929 and he played on the last of five AAU indoor championship teams in 1936 at the age of 41. Vollmer also played on the Olympic water polo team in 1920. Vollmer started out as a swimmer, like most water poloists, and was the IC4A champion in 1915 and 1916 while a student at Columbia. His biggest day came on 17 February 1916 when he set three world indoor records en route to capturing the metropolitan 220y championship. He later became a wealth real estate broker.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 25 Antwerpen Water Polo Men's Water Polo United States USA 6
1924 Summer 29 Paris Water Polo Men's Water Polo United States USA 3 Bronze

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1920 Summer 25 Antwerpen Water Polo United States USA Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1920-08-26 GBR 7, USA 2 0
1920 Summer 25 Antwerpen Water Polo United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 1920-08-24 USA 7, GRE 0
1920 Summer 25 Antwerpen Water Polo United States USA Consolation Round Match #2 2 1920-08-28 BEL 7, USA 2
1924 Summer 29 Paris Water Polo United States USA Consolation Round Match #2 1 1924-07-18 USA 4, NED 2 2
1924 Summer 29 Paris Water Polo United States USA Consolation Round Match #3 2 1924-07-19 BEL 2, USA 1 0
1924 Summer 29 Paris Water Polo United States USA Consolation Round Match #4 2 1924-07-20 BEL 2, USA 1 0
1924 Summer 29 Paris Water Polo United States USA Third-Place Tournament Match #3 1 1924-07-20 USA 3, SWE 2 1
1924 Summer 29 Paris Water Polo United States USA Round One Match #3 2 1924-07-13 FRA 3, USA 1 0
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