1909 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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1909 Virginia Cavaliers football
Virginia Cavaliers text logo.svg
Conference Independent
1909 record 7–1
Head coach John Neff (1st season)
Captain B. R. Cecil
Captain Kemper Yancey
Home stadium Madison Hall Field
Seasons
← 1908
1910 →
1909 IAAUS independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Arkansas         7 0 0
Washington         7 0 0
Notre Dame         7 0 1
Penn State         5 0 2
Virginia         7 1 0
Montana         6 0 1
North Carolina A&M         6 1 0
Florida         6 1 1
Pittsburgh         6 2 1
North Carolina         5 2 0
Utah         4 1 0
Washington State         4 1 0
Dartmouth         5 1 2
Oregon Agricultural         4 2 1
Navy         4 3 1
USC         3 1 2
Army         3 2 0
Oregon         3 2 0
Villanova         3 2 0
Idaho         3 4 0
Maryland         2 5 0

The 1909 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia in the 1909 college football season. Led by first year coach John Neff, the team went 7–1.

Freshman Archer Christian was trampled to death in the Georgetown game.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 18, 1909 William & Mary Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 30–0  
September 25, 1909 Hampden-Sydney Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 37–0  
October 2, 1909 Davidson Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 11–0  
October 9, 1909 St. John's Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 12–0  
October 16, 1909 Lehigh Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA L 7–11  
October 23, 1909 at Navy Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD W 5–0  
November 6, 1909 VMI Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 32–0  
November 13, 1909 at Georgetown Washington, D. C. W 21–0  
*Non-conference game.

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