Ralph Jones (football coach)

College coach infobox
Name = Ralph R. "Curley" Jones

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Sport = College football
College = Wabash College
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OverallRecord = 54-37-10 (0.58416)
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CFbDWID = 1214
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Coach = Trigger
CoachYears = 1908
CoachTeams = Wabash
Lake Forest
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Ralph R. "Curley" Jones was the 17th head college football coachfor the Wabash College Little Giants located in Crawfordsville, Indianaand he held that position for the 1908 season.His career coaching record at Wabash was 2 wins, 6 losses, and 0 ties. This ranks him23rd at Wabash in total wins and 26th at Wabash in winning percentage (0.250). [ [http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/div_iii/ncac/wabash/coaching_records.php Wabash College coaching records] ]

After his one year at Wabash college, Jones did take a head coaching job again until 1933, when he became the head coach of Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, Illinois. Finding success at Lake Forest, Jones stayed on as head coach until the end of the 1948 season. He produced two undefeated seasons: 1933 (7-0) and 1940 (6-0-1). [ [http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/coaching/alltime_coach_year_by_year.php?coachid=1214 Curley Jones's coaching records] ]


External links

* [http://www.wabash.edu/sports/ Wabash College athletics website]

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