1921 Washington and Lee Generals football team

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1921 Washington and Lee Generals football
SAIAA Champions
Conference South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1921 record 6–3 (2–0 SAIAA)
Head coach W. C. Raferty (5th season)
Home stadium Wilson Field
Seasons
← 1920
1922 →
1921 SAIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Washington & Lee $ 2 0 0     6 3 0
Georgetown 1 0 0     8 1 0
St. John's (MD) 1 0 0     1 0 0
Virginia 5 1 0     5 4 0
North Carolina 3 1 1     5 2 2
VPI 4 2 0     7 3 0
Richmond 2 2 1     4 3 1
Maryland 2 2 1     3 5 1
Catholic 2 2 0     3 5 0
NC State 1 1 3     3 3 3
William & Mary 1 3 1     4 3 1
Trinity 0 1 0     6 1 2
Davidson 0 1 3     3 4 3
Johns Hopkins 0 2 0     1 2 0
VMI 0 3 1     3 5 1
George Washington 0 3 1     3 3 2
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1921 Washington and Lee Generals football team represented the Washington and Lee Generals of Washington and Lee during the 1921 college football season. The Generals competed in the South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association (SAIAA) and were coached by W. C. Raferty in his fifth year as head coach, compiling a 6–3 record (2–0 SAIAA) and SAIAA title.[1] The team outscored its opponents 172 to 74.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 1, 1921 Randolph-Macon* Wilson Field • Lexington, VA W 41–0    
October 8, 1921 Emory & Henry* Wilson Field • Lexington, VA W 27–0    
October 15, 1921 at Rutgers* L 13–14    
October 22, 1921 at Morris Harvey* Wilson Field • Lexington, VA W 33–7    
October 29, 1921 vs. VPI Lynchburg, VA W 3–0   6,000[2]–6,750[3]
November 5, 1921 vs. West Virginia* Charleston, WV L 7–28    
November 12, 1921 Roanoke* W 41–0    
November 19, 1921 at Centre* Louisville, KY L 0–25    
November 24, 1921 at Johns Hopkins W 7–0    
*Non-conference game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Generals End Good Season on Gridiron" (PDF). The Ring-tum Phi. November 30, 1921. 
  2. ^ "W. & L. Takes Close Victory From V.P.I." Richmond Times-Dispatch. Library of Virginia. October 30, 1921. Retrieved December 22, 2015. 
  3. ^ "W. & L. Downs V.P.I. 3 To 0" (PDF). Ring-tum Phi. Washington and Lee University. October 31, 1921. p. 1. Retrieved February 1, 2016. 
  4. ^ "1921 Washington & Lee Generals Schedule and Results". Retrieved February 22, 2015.