There have been many great sportsmen in San Diego. They have made San Diego famous worldwide. People of San Diego have always been very enthusiastic about sports. Here is a list of some of the top athletes that people of San Diego will never forget.
The two brothers participated in various sports during the ‘50s at San Diego High. Charlie holds the school’s shot put record. He played professional football for the ‘49ers’. He was the fourth-ranked heavyweight boxer in the world.
He is one of the greatest football players in San Diego. He was also an excellent basketball player and scored 49 points in the Summer League basketball final at the Peterson Gym. He was also a baseball player and could high jump as well.
He is an outstanding NFL player. He also played basketball. He became the CIF Player of the Year for basketball. He is one of the best athletes in San Diego.
He won the country title in the running. He won two Olympic 100-meter sprint gold medals. He is also good at long jump and hurdles. He had a successful sports career.
All these great players have made San Diego known as a place where great athletes are born. They will always be remembered as the greatest athletes of San Diego. They are a real inspiration to the young athletes of San Diego.