Ralph Foster (American football coach)

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Ralph Foster
Ralph Foster - Citadel.png
Foster pictured in the 1907 Citadel football team photo
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1884-05-11)May 11, 1884
Lancaster, South Carolina
Died February 2, 1956(1956-02-02) (aged 71)
Columbia, South Carolina
Alma mater South Carolina (1905)[1]
Playing career
1902–1904 South Carolina
Position(s) End[2]
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1906–1908 The Citadel
Head coaching record
Overall 8–6–2

Ralph Kelsey Foster (May 11, 1884 – February 2, 1956) was an American football player and coach. He was the second head football coach at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, serving for three seasons, from 1906 until 1908, and compiling a record of 8–6–2.[3]

Foster died in 1956.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Garnet and Black" (PDF). Students of the South Carolina College. 1905. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Ralph Foster-The Head Coaches-CFA through the Years". thecitadelfootballassociation.com. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Citadel Coaching Records". cfbdatawarehouse.com. Archived from the original on April 2, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Ralph Kelsey Foster Dr. / Kate Sykes Mcsween". Archived from the original on |archive-url= requires |archive-date= (help). Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  5. ^ Howard, J.H.; Dickey, G.N. (1997). Dickey source book. 1. J.H. Howard. Retrieved June 4, 2015.