1895 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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1895 Virginia Cavaliers football
Virginia Cavaliers football team (1895).jpg
Conference Independent
1895 record 9–3
Head coach Harry Mackey (1st season)
Captain John Penton
Home stadium Madison Hall Field
Seasons
← 1894
1896 →
1895 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Penn         14 0 0
Yale         13 0 2
Princeton         10 1 1
Michigan         8 1 0
Chicago         10 3 0
Virginia         9 3 0
Harvard         8 2 1
North Carolina         7 1 1
Minnesota         7 3 0
Lafayette         6 2 0
Oregon         4 0 0
Stanford         4 0 1
Washington         4 0 1
Tufts         8 5 0
Wesleyan         6 3 0
Army         5 2 0
Wisconsin         5 2 1
Illinois         4 2 1
Notre Dame         3 1 0
Washington Agricultural         2 0 0
California         3 1 1
Northwestern         6 5 0
Purdue         4 3 0
Brown         7 6 1
USC         0 1 1
Cornell         3 4 1
Utah         0 1 0
Iowa State         3 4 0
Oregon Agricultural         0 2 1
MIT         1 4 0
Trinity (CT)         1 4 0
Lehigh         3 6 0
Lake Forest         1 6 0

The 1895 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia in the 1895 college football season. Led by first year coach Harry Mackey, the team went 9–3 and claims a Southern championship.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result
October 2, 1895 Miller School Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 30–0  
October 5, 1895 Virginia A&M Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA (Rivalry) W 26–2  
October 9, 1895 at Princeton Baltimore, MD L 0–36  
October 12, 1895 Maryland Athletic Club Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 20–0  
October 19, 1895 at Penn Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA L 0–48  
October 26, 1895 Gallaudet Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 16–6  
October 29, 1895 Roanoke Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 14–0  
November 2, 1895 at Navy Worden Field • Annapolis, MD L 0–1*  
November 11, 1895 St Albans Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 14–4  
November 12, 1895 Richmond Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 62–0  
November 16, 1895 vs. Vanderbilt Atlanta, GA W 6–4  
November 28, 1895 vs. North Carolina Richmond, VA (South's Oldest Rivalry) W 6–0  
*Non-conference game.

[3][4]

  • Virginia forfeits game due to major fire at UVA

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Champions of the South regardless of conference affiliation". 
  2. ^ "Southern Crack-A-Jacks". The Los Angeles Times. November 29, 1895. p. 2. 
  3. ^ "1895 Virginia Cavaliers". Archived from the original on April 2, 2015. Retrieved February 24, 2015. 
  4. ^ "All-time results". Retrieved February 25, 2015.