Robert Sigholtz was a four-sport high-school star in Philadelphia.  Sigholtz had a distinguished  record as a combat infantryman in three wars. He enlisted in the Army in 1942 and rose from a platoon sergeant to an infantry lieutenant in the China-Burma theater during World War II. He was a reconnaissance officer during the Korean War and later served in special forces units and as a battalion commander in 82nd Airborne Division during the Vietnam. After his military service, he joined the faculty at Georgetown University in Washington D.C. as  a professor of military science. He served for three years as Georgetown’s athletic director and later was the general manager of the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium.


BOB SIGHOLTZ Height: 6:01 Weight: 185 College: Maryland (DNP)
Robert Harris Sigholtz Born:  Nov 4, 1919 Died: Sep 2, 2005 Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1940-41 Philadelphia YMHA All-Stars
1941-42 Trenton ABL 3 0 0 0 0.0
1942-45 U.S.Army Military Service
1944-45 Baltimore ABL 2 0 0 0 0.0
1946-47 Allentown EBL 4 1 2 4 1.0
Major League Totals 5 0 0 0 0.0
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