Full name: William Everett "Bill" Albans
Height: 6-2.5 (190 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: December 23, 1925 in Bayonne, New Jersey, United States
Died: January 15, 1990 in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
Affiliations: Warinanco Athletic Club
Country: United States
Bill Albans was a good all-round athlete, who ran for the University of North Carolina (UNC), Occidental College, and the Warinanco AC. He was NCAA champion in the 220 hurdles in 1950. He also had two podium finishes in the AAU decathlon â third in 1949 and second in 1950. While at UNC, Albans led the Tar Heels to the 1949 Southern Conference title with five first-place finishes. At the 1950 NCAA meet he scored more points than any other individual competitor. That year he was world ranked in three events, ranking #2 in the decathlon, #3 in the 110 high hurdles, and #4 in the long jump. Albans was also world ranked #4 in the decathlon in 1952.
Personal Bests: 100 â 10.6 (1950); 110H â 14.4 (1949); HJ â 1.95i (6-5i) (1949); LJ â 7.58 (24-10Â½) (1950); TJ â 14.92 (48-11Â½) (1948); Deca â 7,361 (1950).
|1948 Summer||22||London||Athletics||Men's Triple Jump||United States||USA||10|
|1948 Summer||22||London||Athletics||United States||Final Standings||10||14.330|
|1948 Summer||22||London||Athletics||United States||Final Round||10||14.330|
|1948 Summer||22||London||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||12||QU||14.550|