1893 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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1893 Virginia Cavaliers football
Virginia Cavaliers text logo.svg
Conference Independent
1893 record 8–2
Head coach Johnny Poe (1st season)
Captain John Penton
Home stadium Madison Hall Field
Seasons
← 1892
1894 →
1893 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Princeton         11 0 0
Maryland         6 0 0
Texas         4 0 0
Miami (OH)         3 0 0
Central         2 0 0
Howard         2 0 0
North Carolina A&M         2 0 0
Stanford         8 0 1
Baker         6 0 1
Auburn         3 0 2
Colgate         3 0 2
Harvard         12 1 0
Yale         10 1 0
Oberlin         6 1 0
Vanderbilt         6 1 0
Oregon Agricultural         5 1 0
Penn         12 3 0
Virginia         8 2 0
Ole Miss         4 1 0
Penn State         4 1 0
Wesleyan         4 1 0
California         5 1 1
Notre Dame         4 1 0
Washington & Jefferson         6 2 0
Marquette         3 1 0
Trinity         3 1 0
USC         3 1 0
VMI         3 1 0
Swarthmore         6 2 1
Lehigh         7 3 0
Brown         6 3 0
Akron         5 2 0
Kentucky State         5 2 1
Butler         4 2 0
Michigan State Normal         4 2 0
Carlisle         2 1 0
Delaware         2 1 0
Guilford         2 1 0
West Virginia         2 1 0
William & Mary         2 1 0
Frankin & Marshall         4 2 1
Bucknell         5 3 0
Navy         5 3 0
Chicago         6 4 2
Beloit         4 3 0
Richmond         3 2 0
Illinois         3 2 3
Lake Forest         3 2 3
Georgia Tech         2 1 1
Amherst College         7 6 1
Georgetown         4 4 0
Boston College         3 3 0
Sewanee         3 3 0
Wabash         3 3 0
Furman         1 1 0
Geneva         2 2 1
Georgia         2 2 1
Army         4 5 0
Ohio State         4 5 0
Cornell         4 5 1
North Carolina         3 4 0
WPI         2 3 0
Williams College         2 3 1
Tennessee         2 4 0
Boston University         1 2 0
Mount Union         1 2 0
Tulane         1 2 0
Wake Forest         1 2 0
Tufts University         4 7 0
Northwestern         2 5 3
Albion         1 3 0
Washington         1 3 1
Lafayette         2 7 0
Syracuse         4 9 1
Indiana         1 4 1
Western Penn         1 4 0
MIT         1 5 0
Massachusetts         1 9 0
Drake         0 2 1
Hampden-Sydney         0 1 0
LSU         0 1 0
Mercer         0 1 0
Ohio Wesleyan         0 1 0
Wofford         0 1 0
Duquesne         0 2 0
VAMC         0 2 0
Iowa Agricultural         0 3 0
Alabama         0 4 0
Rutgers         0 4 0
Maine         0 5 0
Cincinnati         0 6 0

The 1893 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia in the 1893 college football season. Led by first year coach Johnny Poe, the team went 8–2 and claims a Southern championship.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result
October 7, 1893 Richmond Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 34–4  
October 14, 1893 Penn State Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA L 0–6  
October 19, 1893 vs. Washington YMCA Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 20–0  
October 21, 1893 at Navy Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD L 0–28  
October 28, 1893 Johns Hopkins Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 28–12  
November 4, 1893 Georgetown Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA L 24–28  
November 11, 1893 vs. Duke Lynchburg, VA W 30–0  
November 18, 1893 at Georgetown National Park • Washington, D. C. W 58–0  
November 22, 1893 at Navy Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 12–0  
November 25, 1893 at VMI Lexington, VA W 22–0  
November 30, 1893 vs. North Carolina Richmond, VA (South's Oldest Rivalry) W 16–0  
*Non-conference game.

[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Champions of the South regardless of conference affiliation". 
  2. ^ "1893 Virginia Cavaliers". Archived from the original on April 2, 2015. Retrieved March 4, 2015. 
  3. ^ "All-time results". Retrieved February 25, 2015.