US Olympic Judo Teams 1964 to present

  • Tomoenage in 2008 Olympic Games1964 Jim Bregman, Bronze, -80 kg
  • 1976 Allen Coage, Bronze, +93 kg
  • 1984 Eddie Liddie, Bronze, -60 kg
  • 1984 Bobby Berland, Silver, -86 kg
  • 1988 Kevin Asano, Silver, -60kg
  • 1988 Lynn Roethke, Silver, -61kg
  • 1988 Mike Swain, Bronze, -71kg
  • 1988 Margaret Castro, Bronze, +72kg
  • 1992 Jason Morris, Silver, -78kg
  • 1996 Jimmy Pedro, Bronze, -71kg
  • 2004 Jimmy Pedro, Bronze, -73kg
  • 2008 Ronda Rousey, Bronze, -70kg
  • Jim Bregman (-80) - 1965 bronze
  • M. Lewis (-48) - 1980 bronze
  • Christine Penick (-66) - 1980 bronze
  • B. Fest (Open) - 1980 bronze
  • Eve Aronoff (-56) - 1982 bronze
  • Margaret Castro (+72) - 1982 silver
  • Robert Berland (-86) - 1983 bronze
  • Darlen Anya (-48) - 1984 silver
  • Ann Marie Burns (-56) - 1984 gold
  • Mike Swain (-71) - 1985 silver
  • Kevin Asano (-60) - 1987 bronze
  • Lynn Roethke (-61) - 1987 silver
  • Mike Swain (-71) - 1987 gold
  • Mike Swain (-71) - 1989 silver
  • James Pedro (-65) - 1991 bronze
  • Joey Wanag (-86) - 1991 silver
  • Jason Morris (-78) - 1993 bronze
  • Liliko Ogasawara (-66) - 1993 silver
  • James Pedro (-71) - 1995 bronze
  • Liliko Ogasawara (-66) - 1995 bronze
  • Brian Olson (-86) - 1997 bronze
  • Jimmy Pedro (-73) - 1999 gold

1964 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Tokyo, Japan)                            

Name                           Category          Place   

Paul Muruyama            under 68 Kg                

Jim Bregman                 under 80 Kg     Bronze

George Harris               over 80 Kg                  

Ben Campbell               Open               

Yosh Uchida                Coach             

1972 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Munich, West Germany)                         

Name               Category             Place   

K. Okada         under 63 Kg                

Pat Burris        under 70 Kg                

Irwin Cohen      under 80 Kg                

Jim Wooley      under 93 Kg                

Doug Nelson    over 93 Kg                  

John Watts       Open               

1976 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Montreal, Canada)                                 

Name                           Category           Place   

J. Bost                         under 60 Kg                

Pat Burris                     under 70 Kg                

Teimoc Johnston-Ono  under 80 Kg                

Tommy Martin             under 93 Kg                

Allen Coage                 over 93 Kg         Bronze

Jim Wooley                  Open               

Sachio Ashida              Coach             

1980 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Moscow, U.S.S.R. but U.S. Team did not participate)                

Name                           Category          Place   

Keith Nakasone           under 60 Kg                

Mike Swain                  under 65 Kg                

Steve Seck                  under 71 Kg                

Nicky Yonezuka           under 78 Kg                

Tommy Martin              under 86 Kg                

Miguel Tudela               under 95 Kg                

Jesse Goldstein            over 95 Kg                  

Mitch Santa Maria        Open               

Paul Maruyama            Coach             

1984 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Los Angeles, U.S.A.)                             

Name                           Category          Place   

Eddie Liddie                 under 60 Kg     Bronze

Craig Agena                 under 65 Kg                

Mike Swain                  under 71 Kg                

Brett Baron                  under 78 Kg                

Robert Berland             under 86 Kg     Silver   

Leo White                    under 95 Kg                

Doug Nelson                over 95 Kg                  

Dewey Mitchell            Open               

Paul Maruyama            Coach             

1988 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Seoul, Korea)                                                                 

Men’s Team                                                     Women’s Team                                   

Name               Category          Place                Name               Category          Place   

Kevin Asano    under 60 Kg     Silver                N/A                 under 48 Kg                

Joe Marchal     under 65 Kg                             N/A                 under 52 Kg                

Mike Swain      under 71 Kg     Bronze             Eve Trivella      under 56 Kg                

Jason Morris    under 78 Kg                             Lynn Roethke   under 61 Kg     Silver   

Rene Capo       under 86 Kg                             N/A                 under 66 Kg                

Robert Berland  under 95 Kg                            N/A                 under 72 Kg                

Steve Cohen     over 95 Kg                               Margie Castro  over 72 Kg       Bronze

Y. Yonezuka    Men’s Coach                           R. Kanokogi     Women’s Coach                     

1992 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Barcelona, Spain)                                                                       

Men’s Team                                         Women’s Team                                   

Name               Category          Place    Name                           Category          Place   

Tony Okada     under 60 Kg                 Valerie Lafon                under 48 Kg

Jimmy Pedro    under 65 Kg                 Jo Quiring                     under 52 Kg                

Mike Swain      under 71 Kg                 Kate Donahoo              under 56 Kg                

Jason Morris    under 78 Kg     Silver    Lynn Roethke               under 61 Kg                

Joe Wanag       under 86 Kg                 Grace Jividen                under 66 Kg                

Leo White        under 95 Kg                 Sandy Bacher               under 72 Kg                

Damon Keeve  over 95 Kg                   Colleen Rosensteel       over 72 Kg                  

Y. Yonezuka    Men’s Coach               Jim Hrbek                    Women’s Coach                     

1996 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Atlanta, U.S.A.)                                                             

Men’s Team                                         Women’s Team                                   

Name               Category          Place    Name                           Category          Place   

Clifton Sunada  under 60 Kg                 Hillary Wolf                  under 48 Kg                

Orlando Fuentes  under 65 Kg              Marissa Pedula             under 52 Kg                

Jimmy Pedro    under 71 Kg     Bronze Corinna West               under 56 Kg                

Jason Morris    under 78 Kg                 Celita Schutz                under 61 Kg                

Brian Olsen      under 86 Kg                 Liliko Ogasawara         under 66 Kg                

Rene Capo       under 95 Kg                 Sandy Bacher               under 72 Kg                

Damon Keeve  over 95 Kg                   Colleen Rosensteel       over 72 Kg                  

Pat Burris         Men’s Coach               Corinne Shigemoto       Women’s Coach                     

2000 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Sydney, Australia)

Men’s Team                                         Women’s Team                                   

Name               Category          Place    Name                           Category          Place   

Brandan Greczkowski u 60 Kg             Lauren Meece               under 48 Kg

Alex Ottiano         under 66 Kg             Hillary Wolf                   under 52 Kg

Jimmy Pedro         under 73 Kg             Ellen Wilson                  under 57 Kg

Jason Morris         under 81 Kg             Celita Schutz                 under 63 Kg

Brian Olson           under 90 Kg             Sandra Bacher              under 70 Kg

Ato Hand              under 100 Kg           Amy Tong                     under 78 Kg

Martin Boonzaayer over 100 Kg            Colleen Rosensteel        over 78 Kg

2004 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Athens, Greece) 
Men’s Team Women’s Team
Name Category Place Name Category Place
Taraje Williams-Murray under 60 Kg
Alex Ottiano under 66 Kg   Charlee Minkin under 52 Kg
Jimmy Pedro under 73 Kg Bronze Ellen Wilson under57 Kg
Rick Hawn under 81 Kg Ronda Rousey under 63 Kg 
Brian Olsen under 90 Kg  Celita Schutz under 70 Kg
Rhadi Ferguson under 100 Kg Nicole Kubes under 78 Kg
Martin Boonzaayer over 100 Kg
 
2008 U.S. Olympic Judo Team -  (at Beijing, China) 
Men’s Team Women’s Team
Name Category Place Name Category Place
Taraje Williams-Murray under 60 Kg Sayaka Matsumoto under 48 Kg
Taylor Takata under 66 Kg     under 52 Kg
Ryan Reser under 73 Kg   Valerie Gotay under57 Kg
Travis Stevens under 81 Kg Ronda Rousey under 63 Kg  Bronze
Brian Olsen under 90 Kg    under 70 Kg
Adler Volmar under 100 Kg   under 78 Kg
Daniel McCormick over 100 Kg