1930 Western State Hilltoppers football team

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1930 Western State Hilltoppers football
Conference Michigan Collegiate Conference
1930 record 5–1–1 ( MCC)
Head coach Mike Gary (2nd season)
Captain Clarence Frendt
Seasons
← 1929
1931 →
1930 MCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Michigan State Normal $ 3 0 0     6 1 0
Western State 2 1 0     5 1 1
Central State 1 2 0     6 2 0
Wayne 0 3 0     0 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1930 Western State Hilltoppers football team represented Western State Normal School (later renamed Western Michigan University) as an independent during the 1930 college football season. In their second season under head coach Mike Gary, the Hilltoppers compiled a 5–1–1 record and outscored their opponents, 192 to 25.[1][2] Halfback Clarence Frendt was the team captain.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Source
October 4 Ferris Institute Kalamazoo, MI W 46–0 [4]
October 11 Central State (rivalry) Kalamazoo, MI W 54–0 [5]
October 18 at Michigan State Normal Ypsilanti, MI L 0–19 [6]
October 25 at Detroit City College
W 52–0 [7]
Michigan "B" Kalamazoo, MI W 14–6
November 8 at Iowa State Teachers Cedar Falls, IA W 26–0 [8]
November 27 Western Kentucky Kalamazoo, MI T 0–0 [9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football Records: Annual Results". Western Michigan University. Retrieved July 5, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Football Records: Year-By-Year Results - 1930 - 39". Western Michigan University. Retrieved July 5, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Football History: All-Time Captains". Western Michigan University. Retrieved July 5, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Western State Swamps Ferris: Kalamazoo Teachers Open Season With 46-0 Victory". Detroit Free Press. October 5, 1930. p. Sport 3 – via Newspapers.com. 
  5. ^ "Western Teachers Pile Up Big Score". Detroit Free Press. October 12, 1930. p. 20 – via Newspapers.com. 
  6. ^ "Hurons Defeat Western State". Detroit Free Press. October 19, 1930. p. Sport 4 – via Newspapers.com. 
  7. ^ "Western State Gains at Will To Beat City College Eleven: Normal Eleven Piles Up 52 to 0 Score Over Coach Wann's Team". Detroit Free Press. October 26, 1930. p. Sport 2 – via Newspapers.com. 
  8. ^ "Iowa Teachers Are Defeated By 26-0 Score: Western State Tutors Beat Iowans". The Des Moines Register. November 9, 1930. p. 8S – via Newspapers.com. 
  9. ^ "Teachers All Even: Western Kentucky and Kalamazoo Battle To Scoreless Tie". The Cincinnati Enquirer. November 28, 1930. p. 11 – via Newspapers.com.