1895 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1895 Yale Bulldogs football
1895 Yale Bulldogs (team picture).jpg
Co-national champion (Davis)
Conference Independent
1895 record 13–0–2
Head coach John A. Hartwell (1st season)
Captain Sam Thorne
Home stadium Yale 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 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1895 college football season. The team finished with a 13–0–2 record and was retroactively named as a co-national champion by one selector, Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 28 at Trinity (CT) Hartford, CT W 8–0  
October 2 Brown Yale FieldNew Haven, CT (rivalry) W 4–0  
October 5 at Union (NY) Schenectady, NY W 26–0  
October 9 Amherst Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 36–0  
October 12 Crescent Athletic Club Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 8–2  
October 16 vs. Dartmouth Hampden Park • Springfield, MA (rivalry) W 26–0  
October 19 at Orange Athletic Club Orange, NJ W 24–12  
October 23 Williams Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 54–0  
October 26 Boston AA Yale Field • New Haven, CT T 0–0  
October 30 Dartmouth Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 32–0  
November 2 at Army The PlainWest Point, NY W 28–8  
November 6 Carlisle Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 18–0  
November 9 at Brown Providence, RI T 6–6  
November 16 at Orange Athletic Club Orange, NJ W 26–0  
November 23 vs. Princeton Polo GroundsNew York, NY (rivalry) W 20–10  

[2]


Posed photo of the full roster of the 1895 Yale football team.

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 107. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "1887 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.