Full name: Nigel Harrison Traverso
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: November 18, 1958 in [unknown], Unknown, Trinidad and Tobago
Affiliations: Islanders Field Hockey Association
Country: United States
Nigel Traverso grew up in Trinidad, growing up in Port-of-Spain, and played for two years as a teenager with the Trinidad national team. He emigrated to the United States with his mother and four brothers in 1977 and lived in Queens, New York. Traverso attended St. Johnâs University, and played hockey (field) with the New York Islanders field hockey club. After gaining US citizenship in 1982 he made the US national team and played for the United States at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, eventually retiring from the game in 1995.
In 2000 Traverso founded BAHF which sponsors menâs field hockey in the New York area and runs several tournaments each year, including the International Indoor Tournament in February each year and the Hockey Festival / Mayorâs Cup in late August. Traverso worked as a reinsurance consultant and lives on Long Island.
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|1984 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Hockey||United States||USA||Final Standings||12||1984-07-29||5||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1984 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Hockey||United States||USA||Final Round||Match 11/12||2||1984-08-10||MAS 3, USA 3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1984 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Hockey||United States||USA||Classification Round 9-12||Match #2||2||1984-08-08||KEN 1, USA 1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1984 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Hockey||United States||USA||Group A||Match #5||2||1984-07-31||FRG 4, USA 0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1984 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Hockey||United States||USA||Group A||Match #12||2||1984-08-04||ESP 3, USA 1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1984 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Hockey||United States||USA||Group A||Match #13||2||1984-08-06||AUS 2, USA 1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|