Full name: Homer D. Whelchel
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Born: December 31, 1899 in Dawson County, Georgia, United States
Died: August 15, 1974 in Cordele, Georgia, United States
Affiliations: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, Atlanta (USA)
Country: United States
Homer Whelchel finished fifth in the 1922 NCAA javelin throw, competing for Georgia Tech. He placed third at the 1924 Olympic Trials.
Personal Best: JT – 58.90 (193-3) (1923).
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