Dates Fryberger

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameDayton Featherstone "Dates"•Fryberger
Used nameDates•Fryberger
Born5 May 1940 in Duluth, Minnesota (USA)
Measurements177 cm / 73 kg
AffiliationsMiddlebury College Panthers, Middlebury (USA)
NOC United States


Dates Fryberger grew up playing with his two older brothers, Bob and Jerry, forming the “All-Fryberger Line” for the Duluth Glen Avon Peewees, who won the 1951 US PeeWee hockey championship. They later played together at Middlebury College, skating on the same line for Dates first two years in school, the only known college line made up of three brothers. In 1960-61, Dates scored 56 goals for Middlebury, the second highest college total for a season to that time, and still, as of 2009, bettered by only two other skaters.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1964 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) USA Dates Fryberger
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) United States 5