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Roland Wommack

Full name: Roland Raymond Wommack
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: December 27, 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: US Navy, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Fencing

Biography

Roland Wommack attended the US Naval Academy at Annapolis, where he started out fencing foil, but struggled with that his plebe year and switched to épée. Wommack won the NCAA title in épée in 1958 and 1959, becoming the first college fencer to defend his title in épée. In 1959 Paletta won the NCAA foil championship. His teammates, [Joseph Paletta] and [Alfonso Morales], won the foil and sabre, respectively, that year at NCAAs, the first time one school had won all three individual weapons. Wommack also fenced at the 1959 Pan American Games where he won a gold medal in team épée with the US team. In 1960 he was a US Navy ensign.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing Men's Épée, Team United States USA 9T

Men's Épée, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MW ML BW BL TBW/TD IBW TD
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round Two Pool Two 2 1960-09-09 0 1 5 9
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round Two Pool Two 2 1960-09-09 GBR 9, USA 5 5 1
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round Two Pool Two 2 1960-09-09 Jay (GBR) 5, Wommack (USA) 2 2
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round Two Pool Two 1 1960-09-09 Wommack (USA) 6, Hoskyns (GBR) 5 6
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round Two Pool Two 2 1960-09-09 Pelling (GBR) 6, Wommack (USA) 5 5
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round Two Pool Two 2 1960-09-09 Howard (GBR) 5, Wommack (USA) 3 3
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One 2 1960-09-09 1 1 12 15
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One 2 1960-09-09 ITA 9, USA 2 2 0
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One 2 1960-09-09 Pavesi (ITA) 5, Wommack (USA) 4 4
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One NC 1960-09-09 Wommack (USA) Not contested, Mangiarotti (ITA) Not contested
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One 2 1960-09-09 Saccaro (ITA) 5, Wommack (USA) 4 4
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One 2 1960-09-09 Delfino (ITA) 5, Wommack (USA) 3 3
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One 1 1960-09-09 USA 10, POR 6 10 3
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One 2 1960-09-09 Ferreira (POR) 6, Wommack (USA) 5 5
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One 1 1960-09-09 Wommack (USA) 5, Borrego (POR) 2 5
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One 1 1960-09-09 Wommack (USA) 5, Fernandes (POR) 4 5
1960 Summer 23 Roma Fencing United States USA Round One Pool One 1 1960-09-09 Wommack (USA) 5, de Albuquerque (POR) 1 5
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