Jeffrey Campbell (water polo)

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Jeffrey Campbell
Personal information
Full name Jeffrey Guy Campbell
Born October 2, 1962 (1962-10-02) (age 56)
Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.

Jeffrey Guy "Jeff" Campbell (born October 2, 1962 in Salt Lake City, Utah) Jeff was raised in Irvine, California and is a graduate of University High School (Irvine, California). Jeff was a three-time All-American at UC Irvine and helped the Anteaters win a national title in 1982, teaming with his older brother, Peter Campbell. He was NCAA Player of the Year and NCAA tournament MVP in 1985.[1]

Jeff is a former Olympic water polo player who won a silver medal for the United States at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. He was also on the US team and placed 4th in the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. He is a graduate of UC Irvine. He was named to the UC Irvine Athletic Hall of Fame in 1998 and USA Water Polo Hall of Fame in 2001.[2]

His older brother, Peter Campbell, is also a former Olympic water polo player who won 2 Silver Medals, 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles & in the summer of 1988 in Seoul, South Korea.


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  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Jeffrey Campbell". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2011-05-19.

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