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The following Olympians attended El Segundo High School as either a student and/or teacher. 

Olympic
Year 
Participant 
Sport 
ESHS
Status 
ESHS
Years 

1932

Frank Booth Swimming Student 

1925-1929 

1932

George Durkos Swimming Student 

1927-1931 

1936

Sam Balter 

Basketball 

Teacher 

1931-1935 

1952 

Urho Saari 

Water Polo 

Teacher 

1941-1973 

1952 

Harry Bisbey 

Water Polo 

Student 

1944-1949 

1952 

Bill Dornblaser 

Water Polo 

Student

1947-1951 

1952 

Bob Hughes 

Water Polo 

Student 

1943-1948 

1952 

Bill Lake 

Water Polo 

Student 

1947-1951 

1952 

Jim Norris 

Water Polo 

Student 

1943-1948 

1952 

Jack Spargo 

Water Polo 

Student 

1944-1949 

1952

Peter Stange

Water Polo

Student

1944-1948

1956

Bob Hughes 

Water Polo 

Student 

1943-1948 

1960

Charles McIlroy Water Polo Student 1952-1956

1964 

Urho Saari 

Water Polo

Teacher 

1941-1973 

1964 

Ned McIlroy 

Water Polo

Student 

1954-1958 

1964 

Paul McIlroy 

Water Polo

Student 

1951-1955 

1964

Charles McIlroyWater PoloStudent1952-1956

1964

Keith Erickson 

Volleyball

Student 

1957-1961 

1964 

Roy Saari 

Swimming

Student 

1958-1962 

1964

Bob Saari Water Polo Student 1962-1966 

1964 

Ralph Whitney 

Water Polo 

Student

1950-1954 

1972 

Jim Slatton 

Water Polo 

Student

1961-1965 

1972

Paul BecskehazySwimming/BRA Student 1963-1967 

1980 

Debra Landreth Brown 

Volleyball

Student 

1970-1974 

1984 

Jim Puffer Team Physician Student 1964-1968 

1988 

Jim Puffer Team Physician Student 1964-1968 

Helsinki 1952 Olympics: A remarkable span of the US Olympic team player Bob Hughes, 
towering over Pete Stange, Jack Spargo, Bill Dornblaser and Jim Norris.
Source: A history of the USA Water Polo in the Olympic Games.