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William Smith

Full name: William Poultney Smith
Gender: Male
Born: December 19, 1865 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 9, 1936 in Lower Merion, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Philadelphia Country Club, Gladwyne (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Golf

Biography

William Smith was a member of the Philadelphia Country Club in a Philly suburb. He made match play at the 1904 Olympic golf tournament with 183, the final score to qualify, and then lost his first round match to [Stu Stickney] by 7&6. Smith was a better player than he showed at Glen Echo, as he played in match play at the US Amateur eight times, losing in the first round in 1901-03, but winning one match and losing in the second round in 1904, 1906, 1908, 1912, and 1916.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 38 St. Louis Golf Men's Individual United States USA 16T

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank S
1904 Summer 38 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying 29T 183
1904 Summer 38 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying Round One 34T 93
1904 Summer 38 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying Round Two 23T 90
1904 Summer 38 St. Louis Golf United States Round One Match #9 2
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