Westley Abbott

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Westley Abbott
Abbott pictured in the 1901 Virginia football team photo
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1877-02-25)February 25, 1877
Died June 26, 1941(1941-06-26) (aged 64)
New York, New York
Alma mater Yale University
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1901 Virginia
Head coaching record
Overall 8–2

Charles Westley Abbott (February 25, 1877 – June 26, 1941) was an American football coach and lawyer. He served as the head football coach at the University of Virginia for one season in 1901, compiling a record of 8–2. Abbott graduated Yale University in 1899 and from New York Law School in 1901. He practiced law in New York City as a member of law firm of Littlefield, Abbott, and Marshall. He died at his home on the Upper East Side in New York City on June 26, 1941.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Virginia Cavaliers (Independent) (1901)
1901 Virginia 8–2
Virginia: 8–2
Total: 8–2


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