Tess Contos

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameTheresa Ann "Tess"•Contos
Used nameTess•Contos
Born15 September 1959 in Syracuse, New York (USA)
Measurements170 cm / 74 kg
AffiliationsNational Team, (USA)
NOC United States


Tess Contos competed in handball for the US at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. She was a top all-around athlete who competed in soccer (football), rugby, and softball at Cortland State University, where she graduated from in 1981. She was on the US national handball team from 1982-84, competing at the 1982 World Championships as well as the 1984 Olympics.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1984 Summer Olympics Handball USA Tess Contos
Handball, Women (Olympic) United States 5