1907–08 Haverford Fords men's soccer team

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1907–08 Haverford Fords men's soccer
Haverford Fords H logo.png
Conference Intercollegiate Soccer Football Association
1907–08 record 8–5–2 (4–1–0 ISFA)
Head coach Wilfred P. Mustard (7th season)
Home stadium Walton Field
Seasons
1907–08 ISFL standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Haverford 4 1 0     8 5 2
Yale 4 1 0     4 1 0
Columbia 3 2 0     10 5 1
Harvard 2 3 0     2 6 2
Penn 2 3 0     2 3 1
Cornell 0 5 0     0 5 1
  • ‡-National champion

The 1907–08 Haverford Fords men's soccer team represented Haverford College during the 1907–08 ISFL season, and the 1907–08 ACCL season. It was the Fords seventh season of existence. The Fords entered the season as the three-time defending ISFA National Champions and successfully defended their title, sharing the national championship with Yale.[1][2][3]


Schedule[edit]

Date
Time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site
City, State
ACCL season
11-09-1907*
at Merion CC L 0–5  0–1–0
MCC Field
Haverford, PA
11-30-1907*
Germantown T 3–3  0–1–1
Walton Field
Haverford, PA
12-07-1907*
Frankford CC W 1–0  1–1–1
FCC Grounds
Philadelphia, PA
12-21-1907
Penn T 3–3  1–1–2
Walton Field
Haverford, PA
01-11-1908*
Philadelphia CC W 2–1  2–1–2
Walton Field
Haverford, PA
01-18-1908*
at Germantown L 1–2  2–2–2
Germantown Soccer Field
Philadelphia, PA
02-01-1908*
Belmont CC L 0–1  2–3–2
Walton Field
Haverford, PA
02-22-1908*
at Philadelphia & Reading AA L 0–2  2–4–2
unknown
Philadelphia, PA
02-29-1908*
at Philadelphia CC W 3–1  3–4–2
PCC Grounds
Flourtown, PA
03-01-1908*
unknown opponent W 1–0  4–4–2
Walton Field
Haverford, PA
ISFA season
03-13-1908
Columbia W 3–0  5–4–2
(1–0–0)
Walton Field
Haverford, PA
03-14-1908
Penn W 2–0  6–4–2
(2–0–0)
Walton Field
Haverford, PA
03-20-1908
Cornell W 4–1  7–4–2
(3–0–0)
Cornell Field
Ithaca, NY
03-21-1908
Yale L 1–2  7–5–2
(3–1–0)
Yale Field
New Haven, CT
03-21-1908
vs. Harvard W 1–0  8–5–2
(4–1–0)
Yale Field
New Haven, CT
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from United Soccer Coaches.

Statistics[edit]

Top goalscorers[edit]

No. Player Goals[4]
1 Thomas Lewis 7
2 Harold Furness 6
3 Walt Shoemaker 2
Earl Cadbury
George Strode
6 Cecil Drinker 1
Joseph Bushnell III
Carey Thoma
Carroll Brown
unknown goalscorer

References[edit]

  1. ^ Westcott, Rich (2001). "Sports Play a Major Role in City Life - Haverford Pioneers Soccer". A Century of Philadelphia Sports. Philadelphia: Temple University Press. pp. 7–10. ISBN 9781566398619.
  2. ^ Wangerin, David (2006). Soccer in a Football World: A Story of America's Forgotten Game (1st ed.). London: WSC Books via Temple University Press. pp. 23–24. ISBN 9781592138852.
  3. ^ Smith, Melvin (August 17, 2011). "College Soccer National Champions 1857-58 - 1909/10". The American Soccer History Archives. Retrieved February 22, 2017.
  4. ^ "Individual Statistics Summary for 1907". Haverford Fords. Retrieved March 16, 2017.

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