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Ron Lang

Full name: Ronald Dwayne "Ron" Lang
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: February 5, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: Long Beach Century Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Volleyball

Biography

Ron Lang starred in both indoor and beach volleyball. He played in college at Southern Cal, but began playing beach in the mid-1950s, winning the 1956 Sorrento Men’s Open with Dick Davis. He later paired on the beach with Gene Selznick and Ron Von Hagen. Between 1957-70 Lang won more than 50 beach tournaments, winning over 20 with Selznick. Indoors Lang was nine-times 1st-team All-American between 1958-67, and played on three AAU Championship teams. In 2003 he was named to the USVBA’s 1953-77 All-Era Team. He also named by them to the 1928-77 Beach All-Era Team, and in 1992, was inducted into the US Volleyball Hall of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 27 Tokyo Volleyball Men's Volleyball United States USA 9

Men's Volleyball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW IP SO
1964 Summer 27 Tokyo Volleyball United States USA Round-Robin Match #1 1 1964-10-13 USA 3, NED 0 3 0 2
1964 Summer 27 Tokyo Volleyball United States USA Round-Robin Match #8 1 1964-10-14 USA 3, KOR 2 3 3 4
1964 Summer 27 Tokyo Volleyball United States USA Round-Robin Match #15 2 1964-10-15 HUN 3, USA 0 0 0 4
1964 Summer 27 Tokyo Volleyball United States USA Round-Robin Match #17 2 1964-10-17 TCH 3, USA 0 0 0 0
1964 Summer 27 Tokyo Volleyball United States USA Round-Robin Match #25 2 1964-10-18 JPN 3, USA 1 1 2 3
1964 Summer 27 Tokyo Volleyball United States USA Round-Robin Match #26 2 1964-10-19 BUL 3, USA 0 0 0 1
1964 Summer 27 Tokyo Volleyball United States USA Round-Robin Match #35 2 1964-10-21 URS 3, USA 0 0 1 2
1964 Summer 27 Tokyo Volleyball United States USA Round-Robin Match #38 2 1964-10-22 BRA 3, USA 2 2 1 3
1964 Summer 27 Tokyo Volleyball United States USA Round-Robin Match #45 2 1964-10-23 ROU 3, USA 1 1 4 4
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