1889 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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1889 Virginia Cavaliers football
Virginia Cavaliers text logo.svg
Conference Independent
1889 record 4–2
Head coach Unknown
Captain Sidney M. Neely
Home stadium Madison Hall Field
Seasons
← 1888
1890 →
1889 college football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Princeton         10 0 0
Yale         15 1 0
Harvard         9 2 0
Virginia         4 2 0
USC         2 0 0
Notre Dame         1 0 0
North Carolina         1 1 0
Washington         0 1 0
Michigan         1 2 0
Columbia         2 7 2

The 1889 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia in the 1889 college football season. The team had no known coach, and went 4–2 and claims a Southern championship.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result
October 8, 1889 Pantops Academy Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 44–0  
October 15, 1889 Georgetown Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 32–0  
October 22, 1889 vs. Johns Hopkins Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 58–0  
October 29, 1889 Lehigh Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA L 12–24  
November 6, 1889 vs. Wake Forest Richmond, VA W 46–4  
November 20, 1889 at Navy Annapolis, MD L 12–22  
*Non-conference game.

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