Men Water Polo II Pan-American Games 1959 Chicago (USA) - 30.08-06.09 Winner United States
Panam Games 1959 index
Final Rankingpwdlgfgag+-
1. United States1260046:17+29
2. Argentina630345:27+18
3. Brazil630341:34+7
4. Mexico210317:31-14
5. West Indies00047:47-40
West Indies was made up of players from Barbados, Jamaica and Trinidad Tobago.
Thanks to Peter Bourbe
United States---5:36:35:217:4
Mexico ---5:2
West Indies ---
"United States lineup consisted mostly of Ilinois Athletic club players. The IAC team coached by Sam Grelier, has been perennial National Amateur Athletic Union champion." Chicago Tribune Aug. 31, 1959.
Ronald Crawford (Lynwood) only not IAC member.
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dateteam 1scoreteam 2HT
played at Portage park pool.
Sun 30.08United States5-2Mexico
Sun 30.08Brazil14-1West Indies
Mon 31.08United States8-2Brazil
Mon 31.08Argentina15-4Mexico
Tue 01.09United States17-4West Indies
Tue 01.09Brazil7-6Argentina3-2
Wed 02.09Argentina11-0West Indies
Wed 02.09Brazil9-6Mexico4-2
Thu 03.09Mexico5-2West Indies
Thu 03.09United States5-3Argentina
Final Games
Fri 04.09Argentina7-6Brazil2-4
Sat 05.09United States5-3Argentina2-2
Sam Koolstra 3, Ronald Crawford (Lynwood) 3, Art Koblish ; Pedro Consuegra.
Sun 06.09United States6-3Brazil
1. United States (IAC)
Sam Koolstra
William Koolstra
Don Good
Frank Connor
Andrew Haberman
Kenneth Hahn
Ron Severa (Linwood)
Coach: Sam Grelier
Official manager: Warren Blanchard, South California
Ron Crawford (Linwood)
Edward Javorski (New York)
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