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Steve Fraser

Full name: Steven Howard "Steve" Fraser
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 198 lbs (90 kg)
Born: March 23, 1958 in Hazel Park, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: Michigan Wrestling Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Steve Fraser won state wrestling championships in high school in Michigan and then wrestled for the University of Michigan where he made All-American. Fraser’s Olympic gold medal in 1984 was the first Olympic medal won by the United States in Greco-Roman wrestling. He then went into coaching and in 1997 became the US National Coach for Greco-Roman, a position he held for 18 years. In 2014 Fraser left coaching to become Chief of Donor and Alumni Relations for USA Wrestling. In 2008 Fraser was elected into the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result CP MR
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Final Standings 1 1984-07-30
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1984-08-01 Fraser (USA) decision (1-1), Matei (ROU)
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Group A - Final 1 1984-07-31 3,0
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Group A - Final Match #1 1 1984-07-31 Fraser (USA) decision (2-1), Pozidis (GRE) 3,0
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Group A - Round Four 2T 1984-07-30 9,0
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Group A - Round Four Match #2 1 1984-07-30 Fraser (USA) decision (4-1), Andersson (SWE) 3,0
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Group A - Round Three 3 1984-07-30 6,0
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Group A - Round Three Match #1 1 1984-07-30 Fraser (USA) passivity (4:18), Hannula (FIN) 3,0
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Group A - Round Two 4 1984-07-30 3,0
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Group A - Round Two Match #1 1 1984-07-30 Fraser (USA) decision (4-1), Kopas (YUG) 3,0
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Group A - Round One 6T 1984-07-30 0,0
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Wrestling United States USA Group A - Round One Match #4 AC 1984-07-30 Fraser (USA) 0,0
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