1936 Cal Poly Mustangs football team

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1936 Cal Poly Mustangs football
ConferenceIndependent
1936 record5–4
Head coachHowie O'Daniels (4th season)
Home stadiumMustang Stadium
(Capacity: 8,500)
Seasons
← 1935
1937 →

The 1936 Cal Poly Mustangs football team represented California Polytechnic School[note 1] during the 1936 college football season. Cal Poly was a two-year school until 1941, and competed as an independent from 1929 to 1945.

The team was led by fourth-year head coach Howie O'Daniels and played home games at Mustang Stadium in San Luis Obispo, California. They finished the season with a record of five wins and four losses (5–4). Overall, the Mustangs outscored their opponents 96–76 for the season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 26 at Arizona State Teachers (Flagstaff)[note 2] Skidmore Field • Flagstaff, Arizona L 0–7[1]  
October 3 Miramonte Junior College[note 3][2] Mustang StadiumSan Luis Obispo, California W 13–12[3]  
October 17 Santa Barbara State Freshmen[note 4] Mustang Stadium • San Luis Obispo, California W 25–0  
October 24 at Santa Clara Freshmen Santa Clara, California L 0–12  
October 31 Loyola Freshmen[note 5] Mustang Stadium • San Luis Obispo, California L 6–19[4]  
November 6 Santa Maria Junior College[note 6] Santa Maria, California W 14–6  
November 11 San Francisco Freshmen Mustang Stadium • San Luis Obispo, California L 0–14[5]  
November 21 Salinas Junior College[note 7] Mustang Stadium • San Luis Obispo, California W 20–6  
November 26 Modesto Junior College Mustang Stadium • San Luis Obispo, California W 18–0[6]  

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ California Polytechnic State University was known as California Polytechnic School from 1901 to 1946.
  2. ^ Northern Arizona University was known as Arizona State Teachers College at Flagstaff from 1929 to 1944.
  3. ^ Miramonte School and Junior College was a private school in Atascadero, California, founded in 1933 and folded sometime in the late 1930s
  4. ^ University of California, Santa Barbara was known as Santa Barbara State College from 1921 to 1943.
  5. ^ Loyola Marymount University was known as Loyola University of Los Angeles from 1930 to 1973.
  6. ^ Allan Hancock College was known as Santa Maria Junior College from 1920 to 1957.
  7. ^ Hartnell College was known as Salinas Junior College from 1921 to 1947.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arizona Staters Defeat Cal Poly By 7 To 0 Count". The Fresno Bee The Republican. Fresno, California. September 27, 1936. p. 65. Retrieved March 13, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ "Atascadeno Historical Society: History of the Historic City Hall". Retrieved October 19, 2017.
  3. ^ "S.F. State Meets Jaysee Eleven". Oakland Tribune. Oakland, California. October 16, 1936. p. 34. Retrieved March 13, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  4. ^ "Peagreeners Take Two Out of Three". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. November 9, 1936. p. 10. Retrieved March 13, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  5. ^ "San Francisco Frosh Beat Cal Poly Team". The San Bernardino County Sun. San Bernardino, California. November 12, 1936. p. 19. Retrieved March 13, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  6. ^ "Cal Poly Defeats Modesto J.C., 18-0". The Press Democrat. Santa Rosa, California. November 27, 1936. p. 2. Retrieved March 13, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  7. ^ "Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo Yearly Results". Retrieved January 12, 2017.
  8. ^ "Cal Poly Football; 2016 Media Guide". Retrieved January 12, 2017.