1896 Washington football
1896 record2–3
Head coachRalph Nichols (2nd season)
CaptainJack Lindsay
Home stadiumDenny Field
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Template:1896 college football records The 1896 Washington football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1896 college football season. In its second season under coach Ralph Nichols, the team compiled a 2–3 record and was outscored by its opponents by a combined total of 40 to 20.[1] Jack Lindsay was the team captain.


October 24Seattle A.C.L 4–6300
November 14at Port Townsend A.C.Port Townsend, WAL 0–18100
December 12at Multnomah A.C.Portland, ORL 0–10100
December 15Seattle YMCA
  • Denny Field
  • Seattle, WA
W 4–0100
December 19Seattle A.C.
  • Denny Field
  • Seattle, WA
W 12–6500


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