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Karyn Palgut

Full name: Karyn Sue Palgut
Gender: Female
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: December 10, 1962 in Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Handball

Biography

Karyn Palgut played handball for the US at the 1988 and 1992 Olympics. She attended college at Florida State University, which she attended on a volleyball scholarship. In volleyball she was All-Conference from 1982-84, and was Metro Conference MVP as a junior and senior. Palgut also played basketball and softball for the Seminoles. In handball Palgut was on the US National team from 1986-92. She played at the 1986 Goodwill Games, the 1990 World Championships, and was a member of the 1987 USA Cup team. Palgut later settled in Colorado Springs, where she worked as a personal trainer, with a specialty in TRX training. Palgut is a member of the Florida State University Athletic Hall of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 25 Seoul Handball Women's Handball United States USA 7
1992 Summer 29 Barcelona Handball Women's Handball United States USA 6

Women's Handball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST
1988 Summer 25 Seoul Handball United States USA Classification Round 5-8 Match #1 2 1988-09-27 CHN 31, USA 22 2
1988 Summer 25 Seoul Handball United States USA Classification Round 5-8 Match #3 1 1988-09-29 USA 27, CIV 16 3
1988 Summer 25 Seoul Handball United States USA Group A Match #2 2 1988-09-21 YUG 19, USA 18 1
1988 Summer 25 Seoul Handball United States USA Group A Match #3 2 1988-09-23 TCH 33, USA 19 1
1988 Summer 25 Seoul Handball United States USA Group A Match #5 2 1988-09-25 KOR 24, USA 18 1
1992 Summer 29 Barcelona Handball United States USA Final Round Match 5/6 2 1992-08-08 AUT 26, USA 17 1 0
1992 Summer 29 Barcelona Handball United States USA Group A Match #2 2 1992-07-30 EUN 23, USA 16 3 0
1992 Summer 29 Barcelona Handball United States USA Group A Match #4 2 1992-08-01 GER 32, USA 16 1 1
1992 Summer 29 Barcelona Handball United States USA Group A Match #5 1 1992-08-03 USA 23, NGR 21 3 1
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