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Larry Surock

Full name: Lawrence Carmen "Larry" Surock
Gender: Male
Born: November 9, 1930 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Affiliations: Pompeii Soccer Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Football


Larry Surock graduated from Paterson High School in Paterson, New Jersey. He tried playing minor league baseball with a New York Giants farm team, but left for the University of Baltimore, where he played soccer (football) and made All-American in 1952. After appearing for the US at the 1952 Olympics, Surock turned professional in 1954, playing with the Baltimore Rockets of the American Soccer League (ASL). He also served in the Korean War, but managed to return, despite all this, and complete his college degree via night school. Surock is a member of the Maryland Soccer Hall of Fame (1991) and the University of Baltimore Athletic Hall of Fame (2004).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Football Men's Football United States USA 17T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Football United States USA Final Standings 17T 1952-07-15 0 0 0
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Football United States USA Qualifying Round Match #7 2 1952-07-16 ITA 8, USA 0 0
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