1905 Washington football team

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1905 Washington football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
Conference Independent
1905 record 4–2–2
Head coach Oliver Cutts (1st season)
Captain Tom McDonald
Home stadium Denny Field
Seasons
← 1904
1906 →
1905 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Yale         10 0 0
Penn         12 0 1
Stanford         8 0 0
Kentucky U.         7 0 3
Stetson         4 0 1
Kansas         10 1 0
Navy         10 1 1
VPI         9 1 0
Colorado         8 1 0
Case         8 1 1
Dartmouth         7 1 2
Central Michigan         7 1 0
Swarthmore         7 1 0
Chattanooga         6 1 0
Western U. of Penn.         10 2 0
Nebraska         9 2 0
Princeton         8 2 0
Harvard         8 2 1
Oklahoma         7 2 0
Washington and Lee         7 2 0
Wesleyan         7 2 1
Washington & Jefferson         9 3 0
Penn State         8 3 0
Kansas State         6 2 0
Utah         6 2 0
Carlisle         10 4 0
Washburn         7 3 0
Oregon Agricultural         6 3 0
Iowa State         6 3 0
West Virginia         6 3 0
South Carolina         4 2 1
California         4 1 2
Arizona         4 2 0
Kentucky State         6 3 1
USC         6 3 1
Cornell         6 4 0
Maryland         6 4 0
Oregon         4 2 2
Washington         4 2 2
Missouri         5 4 0
Notre Dame         5 4 0
Virginia         5 4 0
North Carolina         4 3 1
Army         4 4 1
Michigan State Normal         4 4 0
TCU         4 4 0
Washington State         4 4 0
Connecticut         2 2 0
Wabash         4 5 0
Richmond         3 5 2
Montana         2 3 0
Geneva         4 6 0
Rutgers         3 6 0
Villanova         3 7 0
Delaware         3 4 1
William & Mary         2 4 1
The Citadel         2 3 1
VMI         2 5 1
Oklahoma A&M         1 3 2
Arkansas         2 6 0
Kendall         1 3 0
Baylor         1 6 0
Tempe         0 3 0

The 1905 Washington football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1905 college football season. In its first season under coach Oliver Cutts, the team compiled a 5–2–2 record and outscored its opponents by a combined total of 96 to 52.[1] Tom McDonald was the team captain.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 4 USS Chicago Denny FieldSeattle, WA W 11–0   1,500
October 7 vs. Whitworth Tacoma, WA W 10–4   1,000
October 14 Whitman Denny Field • Seattle, WA [3] T 6–6   2,000
October 21 Chemawa Indians Denny Field • Seattle, WA W 11–6   1,000
October 30 at Idaho Moscow, ID [4] L 0–8   1,000
November 11 Sherman Indians Denny Field • Seattle, WA W 29–0   2,000
November 18 Oregon Denny Field • Seattle, WA [5][6][7] (Rivalry) T 12–12   2,000
November 30 at Oregon Agricultural College FieldCorvallis, OR L 0–16   3,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1905-1909)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 12, 2015. 
  2. ^ http://sidearm.sites.s3.amazonaws.com/washington.sidearmsports.com/documents/2016/7/8/2016_FB_Guide.pdf
  3. ^ "Schmidt was star of game". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). October 16, 1905. p. 5. 
  4. ^ "Many yards for Idaho". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). October 31, 1905. p. 5. 
  5. ^ "Washington will play Oregon". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). November 18, 1905. p. 5. 
  6. ^ "U.O and U.W. play tie game". Eugene Guard. (Oregon). November 20, 1905. p. 4. 
  7. ^ "U. of W. plays great game". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). November 20, 1905. p. 5.