St. Mary's (Ohio) football, 1905–1909

The St. Mary's (Ohio) football program from 1905 to 1909 represented St. Mary's College (later renamed the University of Dayton) in its first five years of intercollegiate football. The team during these early years was led by four head coaches: William Schoen was the head coach in 1905 and compiled a 0–3 record; J. G. Freshour was the head coach from 1906 to 1907, compiling a 5–5 record; Matthew Hill was the head coach in 1908 and compiled a 7–0–1 record; and George Binlein was the head coach in 1909 and compiled a 4–3 record.[1]

1905Edit

1905 St. Mary's (Ohio) football
ConferenceIndependent
Record0–3
Head coach
Seasons
← 1904
1906 →

The 1905 St. Mary's (Ohio) football team represented St. Mary's College as an independent during the 1905 college football season. In its first season of college football, the team compiled a 0–3 record. William Schoen was the head coach.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
RiverdaleL 5–6
TippecanoeL 0–11
TippecanoeL 5–36

1906Edit

1906 St. Mary's (Ohio) football
ConferenceIndependent
Record5–1
Head coach
Seasons
← 1905
1907 →

The 1906 St. Mary's (Ohio) football team represented St. Mary's College as an independent during the 1906 college football season. In its first season under head coach J. G. Freshour, the team compiled a 5–1 record.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
GermantownW 29–0
OakwoodL 2–11
Dayton YMCAW 43–0
Dayton VarsityW 28–0
WittenbergW 36–0
HamiltonW 42–0

1907Edit

1907 St. Mary's (Ohio) football
ConferenceIndependent
Record0–4
Head coach
Seasons
← 1906
1908 →

The 1907 St. Mary's (Ohio) football team represented St. Mary's College as an independent during the 1907 college football season. In its second and final season under head coach J. G. Freshour, the team compiled a 0–4 record.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
LebanonL 0–6
Deaf MutesL 0–10
WittenbergL 0–65
XavierL 5–17

1908Edit

1908 St. Mary's (Ohio) football
ConferenceIndependent
Record7–0–1
Head coach
Seasons
← 1907
1909 →

The 1908 St. Mary's (Ohio) football team represented St. Mary's College as an independent during the 1908 college football season. In its first and only season under head coach Matthew Hill, the team compiled a 7–0–1 record and shut out six of eight opponents.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
FranklinW 12–2
Miamisburg Athletic ClubT 0–0
Nelson CollegeW 16–0
CedarvilleW 24–0
West CarrolltonW 6–0
Mercantile Athletic ClubW 12–5
Miamisburg Athletic ClubW 4–0
XavierW 6–0

1909Edit

1909 St. Mary's (Ohio) football
ConferenceIndependent
Record4–3
Head coach
Seasons
← 1908
1910 →

The 1909 St. Mary's (Ohio) football team represented St. Mary's College as an independent during the 1909 college football season. In its first and only season under head coach George Binlein, the team compiled a 4–3 record.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
Central Athletic ClubL 5–6
CedarvilleW 25–6
SteeleL 11–18
Deaf MutesW 11–6
EarlhamL 0–55
St. Patrick'sW 6–2
XavierW 12–0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f "2018 Dayton Flyers Media Guide" (PDF). University of Dayton. 2018. p. 14.