Albert Barron

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Albert Barron
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Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1888-09-18)September 18, 1888
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died March 27, 1962(1962-03-27) (aged 73)
Somers Point, New Jersey
Playing career
1910 Penn State
1913–1914 Penn State
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1921–1922 Michigan Agricultural
1924 Temple
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1922 Michigan Agricultural
1937–1957 Olney HS (PA)
Head coaching record
Overall 7–14–2 (college football)

Albert M. "Bert" Barron (September 18, 1888 – March 27, 1962)[1] was an American football player, coach of football and track, and college athletics administrator. He served as the head coach at Michigan Agricultural College—now Michigan State University—from 1921 to 1922, and at Temple University in 1924, compiling a career record of 7–14–2. Barron was the athletic director at Michigan Agricultural in 1922. He also coached track at Temple and at Swarthmore College. He served as the athletic director at Olney High School in Philadelphia from 1937 to 1957 and also coached football there. Barron died on March 27, 1962 in Somers Point, New Jersey after a heart attack.[2]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Michigan Agricultural Aggies (Independent) (1921–1922)
1921 Michigan Agricultural 3–5
1922 Michigan Agricultural 3–5–2
Michigan Agricultural: 6–10–2
Temple Owls (Independent) (1924)
1924 Temple 1–4
Temple: 1–4
Total: 7–14–2