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Warren Wood

Full name: Warren Kenneth Wood
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Born: April 27, 1887 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: October 27, 1926 in Pelham Manor, New York, United States
Affiliations: Western Golf Association / Homewood Country Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Golf

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

A member of the Homewood (now Flossmoor) Country Club in Chicago, Warren Wood was on the Western GA team which won the gold medal at the 1904 Olympics. Individually he lost his first round match, a big upset, but his golf career was only starting. Wood’s first big year was 1906, when he won the North & South Amateur, finished 31st in the U.S. Open, and was runner-up in the Western Amateur to Ned Sawyer The next year he went to the quarter-finals of the U.S. Amateur, losing to the redoubtable Jerry Travers. In 1910 he made it to the finals of the U.S. Amateur, but was beaten by Bill Fownes. However, in 1912, he got revenge on Fownes by beating him in the second round of the National Championship, only to lose in the semi-finals to Chick Evans. Warren Wood finally won another major title in 1913 when he took the Western Amateur. He served with the American Red Cross during World War I.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 17 St. Louis Golf Men's Individual United States USA 16T
1904 Summer 17 St. Louis Golf Men's Team Western Golf Association-1 USA 1 Gold

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank S
1904 Summer 17 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying 11T 170
1904 Summer 17 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying Round One 6T 84
1904 Summer 17 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying Round Two 17T 86
1904 Summer 17 St. Louis Golf United States Round One Match #6 2

Men's Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank S
1904 Summer 17 St. Louis Golf Western Golf Association-1 USA Final Standings 1 173
1904 Summer 17 St. Louis Golf Western Golf Association-1 USA Round One 1 90
1904 Summer 17 St. Louis Golf Western Golf Association-1 USA Round Two 1 83
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