1893 Virginia Cavaliers football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
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.