|Born:||June 5, 1909|
|Died:||December 22, 1988 (aged 79)|
|High school:||West Aurora (IL)|
|Career NFL statistics|
Marger "Migs" Apsit (June 5, 1909 – December 22, 1988) was an American football running back in the National Football League (NFL) for the Brooklyn Dodgers, the Frankford Yellow Jackets, the Green Bay Packers, and the Boston Redskins. He played college football at the University of Southern California.
Apsit attended and played college football at the University of Southern California under coach Howard Jones. While playing at USC, the Trojans compiled a record of 27–4–1, won the 1928 national championship, and defeated the undefeated Pittsburgh Panthers in the 1930 Rose Bowl.
After retiring from professional football, Apsit returned to Aurora to become head coach at his alma mater in 1935. In 1936, he led the West Aurora Blackbawks to an undefeated 9–0–0 record and conference championship. After coaching at West Aurora for eight seasons, he moved to California in 1942 and became the head coach at Glendale College from 1946 to 1949. He then became the head coach at East Bakersfield High School in Bakersfield, California, a position he would hold for over twenty years. While at East Bakersfield, Apsit was also the athletic director and golf coach.
- Solarz, Steve (2014). Aurora's East-West Football Rivalry: The Longest-Running Series in Illinois. Charleston, South Carolina: The History Press. ISBN 978-1-62619-555-4.
- "Glendale Junior College – La Reata Yearbook (Glendale, CA) – Class of 1948". eYearbook. 1948. http://www.e-yearbook.com/yearbooks/Glendale_Junior_College_La_Reata_Yearbook/1948/Page_42.html. Retrieved 2015-10-14.
- "Glendale Junior College – La Reata Yearbook (Glendale, CA) – Class of 1949". eYearbook. 1949. http://www.e-yearbook.com/yearbooks/Glendale_Junior_College_La_Reata_Yearbook/1949/Page_72.html. Retrieved 2015-10-14.
- "Bill Reinhard: Meritorious Service". Glendale Community College. January 27, 2009. http://www.glendale.edu/index.aspx?page=631. Retrieved 2015-10-14.
- "Marger (Migs) Apsit". The Bob Elias Kerns County Sports Hall of Fame. http://kcsportshalloffame.org/inductees/marger-apsit/. Retrieved 2015-10-14.
- Career statistics and player information from NFL.com • Pro-Football-Reference
- Marger Apsit at Find a Grave