Don Rigazio

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameDonald Edmond "Don"•Rigazio
Used nameDon•Rigazio
Born3 July 1934 in Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA)
Measurements180 cm / 72 kg
AffiliationsCambridge Hockey Club
NOC United States


Don Rigazio accepted a hockey scholarship to Boston University but did not finish school, leaving to play Jr. A hockey in Canada. He represented the United States on four consecutive international teams, the World Championship teams of 1955, 1957, and 1958, and the 1956 Olympic team. He then turned pro and played in the minors for two years.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1956 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) USA Don Rigazio
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) United States 2 Silver

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