Wrestler ⋅ Class of 1982
Oak Lawn High School
Terry placed second in the State at 95 lb. in 1955, second at 103 lb. in 1956 and second at 120 lb. in 1957. He wrestled for Southern Illinois University where he won the NCAA Division Two Championships at 123 lb. in 1963, and the 115 lb. in 1964. He completed his collegiate days by winning the 115 lb. NCAA Division I Championship in 1964.
Terry was also a Midlands Champion in 1963, he was a two time Olympic alternate finishing 4th in the trials in 1964 and 1968. He also placed 3 times in the National AAU.