1918 Washington football team

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1918 Washington football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1918 record 1–1 (1–1 PCC)
Head coach Anthony Savage (1st season)
Captain George Smith
Home stadium Denny Field
Seasons
← 1917
1919 →
1918 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
California $ 2 0 0     7 2 0
Oregon 2 1 0     4 2 0
Washington 1 1 0     1 1 0
Oregon Agricultural 0 2 0     2 4 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1918 Washington football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1918 college football season. In its first season under coach Anthony Savage, the team compiled a 1–1 record and was outscored by its opponents by a combined total of 7 to 6.[1] George Smith was the team captain.

The two games were played after the Armistice was signed on November 11 to end World War I.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
November 23 Oregon Agricultural Denny FieldSeattle, WA [2][3] W 6–0   3,000
November 30 Oregon Denny Field • Seattle, WA [4][5] L  0–7   5,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1915-1919)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 12, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Neither scored in first periods". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). November 23, 1918. p. 1. 
  3. ^ "Washington wins again". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 24, 1918. p. 1, part 3. 
  4. ^ "Oregon's football eleven wins Northwest football honors". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). December 1, 1918. p. 1, part 2. 
  5. ^ "Title to Oregon". Lewiston Morning Tribune. (Idaho). December 1, 1918. p. 5.