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United States Athletics at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games

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Host City: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Date Started: July 29, 1928
Date Finished: August 5, 1928

Events for United States: 27
Participants for United States: 98 (81 men and 17 women)
Youngest Participant for United States: Jean Shiley (16 years, 260 days)
Oldest Participant for United States: Clarence DeMar (40 years, 59 days)
Most Medals for United States (Athlete): Betty Robinson and Ray Barbuti (2 medals)

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Men's 100 metres

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jackson Scholz 31 Men's 200 metres 4
Charley Paddock 27 Men's 200 metres 4 h1 r3/4
Henry Cumming 22 Men's 200 metres 4 h2 r3/4
Charley Borah 22 Men's 200 metres 3 h6 r2/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ray Barbuti 22 Men's 400 metres 1 Gold
Hermon Phillips 24 Men's 400 metres 6
Emil Snider 20 Men's 400 metres 3 h3 r2/4
Joe Tierney 25 Men's 400 metres 4 h5 r2/4

Men's 800 metres

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ray Conger 24 Men's 1,500 metres 10
Nick Carter 25 Men's 1,500 metres 3 h6 r1/2
Lloyd Hahn 29 Men's 1,500 metres AC h2 r1/2
Sid Robinson 25 Men's 1,500 metres AC h4 r1/2

Men's 5,000 metres

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's High Jump

Men's Pole Vault

Men's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ed Hamm 22 Men's Long Jump 1 Gold
Al Bates 23 Men's Long Jump 3 Bronze
Ed Gordon 19 Men's Long Jump 7 QR
DeHart Hubbard 24 Men's Long Jump 11T QR

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lee Casey 23 Men's Triple Jump 2 Silver
Sid Bowman 20 Men's Triple Jump 9T QR
Lloyd Bourgeois 25 Men's Triple Jump 11 QR
Bob Kelley 30 Men's Triple Jump 20 QR

Men's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Johnny Kuck 23 Men's Shot Put 1 Gold
Herman Brix 21 Men's Shot Put 2 Silver
Eric Krenz 22 Men's Shot Put 4
Harlow Rothert 20 Men's Shot Put 7 QR

Men's Discus Throw

Men's Hammer Throw

Men's Javelin Throw

Men's Decathlon

Women's 100 metres

Women's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Florence MacDonald 18 Women's 800 metres 6
Dee Boeckmann 21 Women's 800 metres 6 h1 r1/2
Rayma Wilson 17 Women's 800 metres 10 h2 r1/2

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Women's High Jump

Women's Discus Throw

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