Sumner D. Tilson:

Sumner 'Tex' Tilson was born 1898 Childress, Tx ---died 1964 in virginia). He possibly Grew up at Whiteflat in Motley county, Texas. He Played football at Virginia Tech 1918--1922 and was the team Capttain in 1921 or 1922. He was a lineman. He must have stayed in athletics after leaving college as he became head coach of Virgina Tech in the 1942 season. Seems that he bought an estate in Virginia and engaged in the sport of hunting as both a hobby of sideline.

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