Louis LeTellier

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Louis LeTellier
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1887-02-08)February 8, 1887
Charlottesville, Virginia
Died July 2, 1975(1975-07-02) (aged 88)
Jacksonville, Florida[1]
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1911–1912 The Citadel
Head coaching record
Overall 8–6–2

Louis S. LeTellier (February 8, 1887 – July 2, 1975) was an American football coach and university instructor and administrator. He was the fourth head football coach at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, serving for two seasons, from 1911 to 1912, and compiling a record of 8–6–2.[2]

LeTellier was an instructor in the Engineering department and later became head of the Civil Engineering Department. He served as interim President of The Citadel from the time of General Charles P. Summerall's departure in 1953 until General Mark W. Clark's arrival in 1954. The current home of the Civil Engineering Department at The Citadel, LeTellier Hall, is named for him.[3]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
The Citadel Bulldogs (SIAA) (1911–1912)
1911 The Citadel 5–2–2 1–2–0
1912 The Citadel 3–4–0 0–3–0
The Citadel: 8–6–2 1–5–0
Total: 8–6–2


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  2. ^ Citadel Coaching Records Archived April 2, 2015, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Louis S. LeTellier". The Citadel Football Association. Retrieved May 6, 2015.