1940 SENIOR NATIONALS
&
FINAL OLYMPIC TRYOUTS

MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
NEW YORK CITY, NY
MAY 25, 1940

(FROM STRENGTH & HEALTH MAGAZINE)
NAME CLUB - CITY PRESS SNATCH  C & J  TOTAL PL
  123 Lb. Class
Joe Fiorito York Barbell Club 160 170 220 550 1
John Krill Wyandot, MI 145 175 225 545 2
Joe Di Pietro Paterson, NJ 175 160 210 540 3
Sam Poliuto Detroit, MI 170 160 210 540 4
Joe Guccione New York City, NY 175 145 190 520 5
Ralph Kempa Milwaukee, WI 160 150 210 520 6
Joe Harvis New York City, NY 155 155 200 510 7
Harry Mabee Chattanooga, TN 140 --- 150 290 8
  132 Lb. Class
John Terry York Barbell Club 185 210 270* 665 1
Ralph Scull Elizabeth, NJ 180 205 265 650 2
Michael Mungioli Maspeth, NY 190 205 250 645 3
David Glantz Sparrows Point, MD 175 200 250 625 4
Dick Bachtell York Barbell Club 175 185 250 610 5
Joe Raymond Philadelphia, PA 160 175 245 580 6
Vincent Fee Adams, MA 160 175 235 570 7
Joe Mills Central Falls, RI 180 185 240 365 8
* - JOHN TERRY - WORLD RECORD CLEAN & JERK ATTEMPT - 280
  148 Lb. Class
Anthony Terlazzo York Barbell Club 240 230 300* 770 1
Cas Klosiewicz Wilmington, DE 205 220 290 715 2
Eddie Harrison York Barbell Club 200 220 290 710 3
Emerson Bouyea Bristol, CT 195 215 275 685 4
Danny Caggiano New York City, NY 220 200 265 685 5
Fred Arbona New York City, NY 195 210 275 680 6
* - TONY TERLAZZO - WORLD RECORD CLEAN & JERK ATTEMPT - 340
  165 Lb. Class
John Terpak York Barbell Club 240 235 325* 800 1
Joe Sklar Toronto, CAN 220 235 300 755 2
John Terlazzo New York City, NY 220 240 295 755 3
Michael Cubitoso Paterson, NJ 230 230 285 745 4
Rudy Sablo New York City, NY 210 230 290 730 5
Frank Toscani Philadelphia, PA 205 225 285 715 6
Lou Green Chattanooga, TN 195 195 255 645 7
Ed Eslagle Chattanooga, TN 185 190 260 635 8
Frank Dorio Bayonne, NJ 230 230 300 460 9
Joe Kurpiel Albany, NY 200 230 --- 430 10
Anthony Montagnino New York City, NY 205 200 --- 405 11
Bernard Baron Elizabeth, NJ 215 240 --- 215 12
* - JOHN TERPAK - WORLD RECORD CLEAN & JERK ATTEMPT - 330
  181 Lb. Class
John Davis York Barbell Club 250* 275# 330^ 855 1
Steve Gob Bayonne, NJ 270 245 320 835 2
Frank Kay Chicago, IL 250 255 310 815 3
Will A. Curry Athens, GA 220 235 315 770 4
Teddy Cozdnza New York City, NY 215 215 290 720 5
Robert Brinker Easton, PA 230 240 315 555 6
Herbert Werner Maspeth, NY 205 225 --- 430 7
* - JOHN DAVIS - WORLD RECORD PRESS ATTEMPT - 275
# - JOHN DAVIS - WORLD RECORD SNATCH - 275 (Actual weight 274½)
^ - JOHN DAVIS - WORLD RECORD CLEAN & JERK ATTEMPT - 353
  Heavyweight Class
Steve Stanko York Barbell Club 290* 300# 360 950^ 1
Louis Abele Philadelphia, PA 285 280 345 910 2
John Grimek York Barbell Club 285# 250 325 860 3
Jack Cooper York Barbell Club 220 240 310 770 4
Frank Lizarelli Maspeth, NY 230 225 300 755 5
Gregory George York Barbell Club 270 255 --- 525 6
Sebastian Scutti Perth Amboy, NJ 220 --- 305 525 7
Walt Nollenberger Philadelphia, PA 245 235 --- 480 8
Rudi Schmidt Brooklyn, NY 235 205 --- 440 9
* - STEVE STANKO - SENIOR AMERICAN RECORD PRESS - 290
# - STEVE STANKO - WORLD RECORD SNATCH ATTEMPT - 305
^ - STEVE STANKO - WORLD RECORD TOTAL - 950
@ - JOHN GRIMEK - SENIOR AMERICAN RECORD PRESS ATTEMPT - 300

1940 US OLYMPIC TEAM
JOHN TERRY   132 Lb. JOHN TERLAZZO   165 Lb.
RALPH SCULL   132 Lb.JOHN DAVIS   181 Lb.
TONY TERLAZZO   148 Lb.STEVE GOB   181 Lb.
CASIMIR KLOSIEWITZ   148 Lb.STEVE STANKOHEAVYWEIGHT
JOHN TERPAK   165 Lb.LOUIS ABELEHEAVYWEIGHT


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