1911 Yale Bulldogs football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
1911 Yale Bulldogs football
Conference Independent
1911 record 7–2–1
Head coach John Field (1st season)
Captain Art Howe
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
← 1910
1912 →

The 1911 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1911 college football season. The Bulldogs finished with a 7–2–1 record under first-year head coach John Field.[1]

Three Yale players, end Douglas Bomeisler, center Hank Ketcham and quarterback Art Howe, were consensus picks for the 1911 College Football All-America Team. Walter Camp's son, Walter C. Camp, Jr., played at the halfback position for the 1911 Bulldogs and received second-team All-America honors from his father and from Wilton S. Farnsworth.[2][3] Yale fullback Jesse Philbin also received first-team All-America honors from Farnsworth.[3]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 27 WesleyanW 21–0
September 30 Holy Cross
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 26–0
October 7 Syracuse
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 12–0
October 14 Virginia Polytechnic
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 33–0
October 21at ArmyL 0–6
October 28 Colgate
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 23–0
November 4 NYU
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 28–3
November 11 Brown
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 15–0
November 18 Princeton
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
L 3–6
November 25at Harvard
T 0–0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1911 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Walter Camp Picks All-American Team: Unquestioned Football Authority of Country Selects Best Men". The Lexington Herald. 1911-12-10. 
  3. ^ a b "Latest Sporting News All-American Football Team Selected by W. S. Farnsworth". Fort Worth Star-Telegram. 1911-12-10.