1928 Western State Hilltoppers football team

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1928 Western State Hilltoppers football
Conference Michigan Collegiate Conference
1928 record 5–2 ( MCC)
Head coach Earl Martineau (5th season)
Captain Dick Frankowski
Seasons
← 1927
1929 →

The 1928 Western State Hilltoppers football team represented Western State Normal School (later renamed Western Michigan University) as an independent during the 1928 college football season. In their fifth and final season under head coach Earl Martineau, the Hilltoppers compiled a 5–2 record and outscored their opponents, 119 to 32.[1][2] Center Dick Frankowski was the team captain.[3]

Coach Martineau left Western State after the 1928 season to accept an assistant coaching position at Purdue. In five years at Western State, Martineau compile a 26–10–2 record.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football Records: Annual Results". Western Michigan University. Retrieved July 5, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Football Records: Year-By-Year Results - 1920 - 29". Western Michigan University. Retrieved July 5, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Football History: All-Time Captains". Western Michigan University. Retrieved July 5, 2016.