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Harry Winkler, Jr.

Full name: Harry William Winkler, Jr.
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2.5 (190 cm)
Weight: 201 lbs (91 kg)
Born: April 10, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Handball

Biography

Harry Winkler attended the University of Florida where he played basketball. He then joined the US Army where he learned handball and made the US national team. In addition to the 1976 Olympics, Winkler played for the US at the 1974 World Championships and was an alternate on the 1972 Olympic team. He later became a schoolteacher at Forest Hill High School in West Palm Beach, Florida, where he had attended high school, and retired from that profession in 2009 after more than 30 years teaching. In 1981 Winkler was inducted into the Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 31 Montréal Handball Men's Handball United States USA 10

Men's Handball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G W S E DQ
1976 Summer 31 Montréal Handball United States USA Group B Match #2 2 1976-07-18 TCH 28, USA 20 0 0 0 0 0
1976 Summer 31 Montréal Handball United States USA Group B Match #5 2 1976-07-20 ROU 32, USA 19 0 0 0 0 0
1976 Summer 31 Montréal Handball United States USA Group B Match #7 2 1976-07-22 HUN 36, USA 21 0 0 0 0 0
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