Robert S. Mandlekorn
An end on the football team and guard on the basketball team, Mandelkorn attended the U.S. Naval Academy in the mid-1930s.
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Prior to Mandelkorn's only 'lettered' season at Navy, he was awarded the General Excellence Award during spring drills. While he played in 1933, Mandelkorn started at end in 1934 as a senior and helped the Midshipmen finish the season with a record of 8-1. Their only loss was to Pittsburgh and they defeated Army for the first time since 1921.
Mandelkorn played end at Navy, 1933-34.
Use links below to navigate through the football section of Jews In Sports.
encyclopedia of JEWS in sports by Bernard Postal, Jesse Silver, and Roy Silver (New York: Bloch Publishing Co., 1965)
Washington Post, May 13, 1934