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Meredith Ellis

Full name: Meredith Lorraine Ellis
Gender: Female
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: September 9, 1941 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: Police Athletic League, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Meredith Ellis ran for the New York Police Athletic League and competed in the 1956 Olympics while still a student at Jamaica High School in New York. She placed third in the 200 at the 1956 Olympic Trials. In 1956 Ellis was the youngest member of the US Olympic track & field squad.

Personal Best: 200 – 24.7 (1956).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 15 Melbourne Athletics Women's 200 metres United States USA 4 h3 r1/3

Women's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1956 Summer 15 Melbourne Athletics United States Round One Heat Three 4 26.3 26.46
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