1897 Washington football team

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1897 Washington football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
Conference Independent
1897 record 1–2
Head coach Carl L. Clemans (1st season)
Captain Jack Lindsay (2nd year)
Home stadium Denny Field
Seasons
← 1896
1898 →
1897 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Oregon Agricultural         5 0 0
North Carolina         7 3 0
USC         5 1 0
Virginia         6 2 1
Stanford         4 1 0
Notre Dame         4 1 1
Washington Agricultural         2 0 0
Clemson         2 2 0
Oregon         1 1 0
Indiana State         1 2 0
Washington         1 2 0
Montana         1 2 3
California         0 3 2
Utah         1 5 0

The 1897 Washington football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1897 college football season. In its first season under coach Carl L. Clemans, the team compiled a 1–2 record and was outscored by its opponents by a combined total of 26 to 16.[1] For the consecutive year, Jack Lindsay was the team captain.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 9 Seattle YMCA Denny FieldSeattle, WA W 10–0   400
November 18 Seattle A.C. Denny Field • Seattle, WA L 6–10   1000
December 4 at Oregon Agricultural College FieldCorvallis, OR L 0–16   1500

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 12, 2015.