John C. Hedges

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John C. Hedges
Sport(s) Football, baseball
Playing career
1897–1898 Penn
Position(s) End
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1899 Ursinus
1900 Lebanon Valley
1901 Franklin & Marshall
1902 Penn (assistant)
1902 Franklin & Marshall
Head coaching record
Overall 12–15–2 (football)
5–12 (baseball)

John C. Hedges was an American football and baseball coach. He served as the head football coach at Franklin & Marshall College loated in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He held that position for the 1901 season.< His coaching record at Franklin & Marshall was 7–3–1.[1] While at the school, he also held the title of "Physical Director" of the college.[2]

Prior to coaching at Franklin & Marshall, Hedges was the head coach at Lebanon Valley College, compiling a record of 3–7.[3] Hedges also served as the head coach at Ursinus College in 1899.[4]

Hedges played college football at the University of Pennsylvania.[5]


  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Franklin & Marshall Coaching Records". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on November 21, 2010. Retrieved April 9, 2011. 
  2. ^ Dubbs, Joseph Henry (1903). History of Franklin and Marshall College: Franklin College, 1787-1853. Franklin & Marshall College Alumni Association. p. 355. 
  3. ^ "Football All-Time Year-By-Year". Lebanon Valley College. Retrieved January 11, 2018. 
  4. ^ Ruby. Ursinus College. 1901. Retrieved February 28, 2018. 
  5. ^ "1898 University Team". Retrieved February 28, 2018.