You Are Here > > > Ray Conger

Ray Conger

Full name: Raymond Milton "Ray" Conger
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: November 12, 1903 in Seward, Illinois, United States
Died: October 23, 1994 in Brookline Village, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Illinois Athletic Club, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Ray Conger was AAU 1,500/Mile Champion in 1927-28 and 1930. He also won the AAU indoor 1,000 yard title from 1928-31. He ran for Iowa State in College, later obtained a Masters Degree in physiology, and then did further graduate work at Columbia. From 1931-36 he taught zoology at Carleton College in Northfield, MN, where he also coached track. He then joined the faculty at Penn State and was a professor of physical education there until his retirement in 1970.

Personal Bests: 1500 – 3:55.0 (1928); Mile – 4:13.2i (1929).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Athletics Men's 1,500 metres United States USA 10

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Athletics United States Final 10
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Athletics United States Round One Heat Five 1 QU 4:02.6
id: 78,252