1915 Washington football team

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1915 Washington football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
Conference Independent
1915 record 7–0
Head coach Gil Dobie (8th season)
Captain Ray Hunt
Home stadium Denny Field
Seasons
← 1914
1916 →
1915 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Cornell         9 0 0
Pittsburgh         8 0 0
Washington         7 0 0
Washington State         7 0 0
Georgia Tech         7 0 1
Notre Dame         7 1 0
Villanova         6 1 0
Dartmouth         7 1 1
Penn State         7 2 0
Oregon         7 2 0
Princeton         6 2 0
Maryland         6 3 0
California         8 5 0
Oregon Agricultural         5 3 0
Army         5 3 1
Montana         2 2 2
USC         3 4 0
Navy         3 5 1
Idaho         1 4 1

The 1915 Washington football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1915 college football season. In its eighth season under coach Gil Dobie, the team compiled a 7–0 record, shut out five of seven opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 274 to 14.[1] Ray Hunt was the team captain.

Washington did not play Washington State, Oregon, or Oregon Agricultural this season. Play in the Pacific Coast Conference began the following year.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 2 Ballard Meteors Denny FieldSeattle, WA W 31–0   2,000
October 9 Washington Park A.C. Denny Field • Seattle, WA W 64–0   2,000
October 23 at Gonzaga Natatorium ParkSpokane, WA [2][3] W 21–7   1,000
October 30 Whitman Denny Field • Seattle, WA [4] W 27–0   3,000
November 6 at California California FieldBerkeley, CA [5][6] W 72–0   2,500
November 13 California Denny Field • Seattle, WA [7][8] W 13–7   3,500
November 25 Colorado Denny Field • Seattle, WA [9] W 46–0   6,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1915-1919)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 12, 2015. 
  2. ^ "U. of W. champions at "Nat" today". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). October 23, 1915. p. 16. 
  3. ^ "Gonzaga holds heavy Washington champions, 21-7, in great battle". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). October 24, 1915. p. 1, part 3. 
  4. ^ "Old style wins for Dobie". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). October 31, 1915. p. 1, part 3. 
  5. ^ "Big football struggle on". Berkeley Daily Gazette. (California). November 6, 1915. p. 1. 
  6. ^ "U. of W. tramples California". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 7, 1915. p. 1, part 3. 
  7. ^ "U.C. confident of today's game". Berkeley Daily Gazette. (California). November 13, 1915. p. 1. 
  8. ^ "Washington wins in last moments". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 14, 1915. p. 4, part 3. 
  9. ^ "Colorado victim of Dobie eleven". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 26, 1915. p. 9.