Search for Tom Pappas
United States
Age: 27
Date of Birth: Sept. 6, 1976
Hometown: Azalea, Ore.
Current Residence: Knoxville, Tenn.
Sport: Track and field
Event: Decathlon
Height: 6-5
Weight: 210
College: Lane CC; Tennessee
Coach: Bill Webb
Club/team: Nike/World's Greatest Decathlon Club
Previous Olympics: 2000 - 5th.
World Championships: 2003 - 1st; 2001 - injured; 1999 - DNF.
National Championships: 2003 - 1st; 2002 - 1st; 2001 - injured; 2000 - 1st; 1999 - 2nd.
2004 Qualifying: 2nd at U.S. trials
World rank: 2nd through July 26
Other career highlights: Pappas is of Greek heritage, making him a favorite of the people in Athens; won 2003 world indoor heptathlon; 1999 NCAA champion; 1995 U.S. and Pan Am Juniors champion.

Results: Tom Pappas
PlaceEventTime/ScoreYear
31Men's DecathlonDNFAthens 2004
99Men's DecathlonDNFBeijing 2008