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Yoshihiro "Yosh" Uchida
Judo Coach

San José State​

B.S. Biology (1947)
  • Coached the U.S. team to earn a bronze medal at the first Olympic Judo Tournament during the 1964 games in Tokyo.
  • Organized the first U.S. High School Judo Championships, which were held at San José State.
  • San José State dedicated Yoshihiro Uchida Hall, which houses its judo dojo, to him in 1997.

Notable CSU Alumni in athletics

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