Kemper Yancey

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Kemper Yancey
Kemper Yancey 1911.jpg
Yancey pictured in Kaleidoscope 1911, Hampden-Sydney yearbook
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1887-06-02)June 2, 1887
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Died February 17, 1957(1957-02-17) (aged 69)
Richmond, Virginia
Playing career
1907–1909 Virginia
Position(s) Fullback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1910 Hampden–Sydney
1911 Virginia
Head coaching record
Overall 12–5

Kemper Winsborough Yancey (June 2, 1887 – February 17, 1957) was an American football player and coach. He served as head football coach at Hampden–Sydney College in 1910 and at the University of Virginia in 1911, compiling a career college football record of 12–5. Yancey was born on June 2, 1887 in Harrisonburg, Virginia. He later worked for the United States Department of Labor. He died on February 17, 1957 in Richmond, Virginia.[1][2]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Hampden–Sydney Tigers (Intercollegiate Association (Eastern)) (1910)
1910 Hampden–Sydney 4–3 2–1
Hampden–Sydney: 4–3 2–1
Virginia Cavaliers (South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1911)
1911 Virginia 8–2 2–1
Virginia: 8–2 2–1
Total: 12–5

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cowell, Mark W. (1985). The Family of John Lewis, Pioneer. Fisher Publications. p. 107. Retrieved April 28, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Kemper Winsborough Yancey". The Record of Hampden-Sydney College. Hampden–Sydney College. 31 (3): 4, 26. 1957. Retrieved April 28, 2014.