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Larry Rundle

Born: November 18, 1944 in Detroit, Michigan (United States)

Enshrined: 1994

Country: United States

Category: Male Indoor/Beach Player

Biography (Current at time of Induction)

An extraordinary athlete, Larry Rundle was one of the first volleyball players to include intensive strength training workouts in volleyball preparation.

He was a Gold medalist on the U.S. Men's Volleyball Team at the 1967 Pan American Games; Member, 1968 U.S. Olympic Team.

He was a 3-Time USVBA "Most Valuable Player"-1968, 1969, 1970.

Rundle was 6-Time USVBA All-American; member of 2 USVBA National Championship Teams and the 1983 recipient of USVBA's "All-Time Great Player" Award.

He won 16 AAA Division "Beach" Championships and in 1965 and 1966, Rundle was Collegiate All-American at UCLA.

He is also an inductee to the UCLA Athletic Hall of Fame.