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William Yount

Full name: William Joseph Yount
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2.5 (190 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: June 7, 1899 in Redlands, California, United States
Died: August 23, 1972 in San Bernardino, California, United States
Affiliations: LAAC, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


William Yount placed second in the 1920 AAU high hurdles and third in that event in 1921. He also finished fourth in the AAU long jump in 1921. He graduated from Redlands College in 1921 and later competed for the Los Angeles AC. Yount later coached at Redlands College and also helped run the automotive firm of Loge and Yount.

Personal Bests: 110H – 15.0 (1920); LJ – 6.72 (22-0¾) (1921).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Athletics Men's 110 metres Hurdles United States USA 5 h2 r2/3

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 5
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Athletics United States Round One Heat Five 1 QU 15.6
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