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Ed DeWitt

Full name: Edward James "Ed" DeWitt
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: June 9, 1934 in Meadowlands, Minnesota, United States
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Ed Dewitt was NCAA Champion in 1956-57 while wrestling for the University of Pittsburgh. He was also a two-time Pennsylvania state champion in high school. In 1957 DeWitt won the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association (EIWA) title. DeWitt won the 1960 US Olympic Trials, placing fourth at the Olympics Games. He is a member of the EIWA Hall of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 26 Roma Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Freestyle United States USA 4

Men's Middleweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1960 Summer 26 Roma Wrestling United States USA Final Round Match #1 2 1960-09-06 Güngör (TUR) fall (5:06), DeWitt (USA)
1960 Summer 26 Roma Wrestling United States USA Round Four 1 1960-09-05 3
1960 Summer 26 Roma Wrestling United States USA Round Four Match #5 1 1960-09-05 DeWitt (USA) decision, Utz (GER) 1
1960 Summer 26 Roma Wrestling United States USA Round Three 1 1960-09-03 2
1960 Summer 26 Roma Wrestling United States USA Round Three Match #7 1 1960-09-03 DeWitt (USA) decision, Skhirt'ladze (URS) 1
1960 Summer 26 Roma Wrestling United States USA Round Two 3T 1960-09-02 1
1960 Summer 26 Roma Wrestling United States USA Round Two Match #8 1 1960-09-02 DeWitt (USA) fall (1:07), Mottier (SUI) 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Wrestling United States USA Round One 9 1960-09-01 1
1960 Summer 26 Roma Wrestling United States USA Round One Match #7 1 1960-09-01 DeWitt (USA) decision, Caraffini (ITA) 1
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