W. J. Monilaw
File:W. J. Monilaw.jpg
Monilaw from The Savitar, 1907
Biographical details
BornJuly 22, 1874
DiedJuly 20, 1960(1960-07-20) (aged 85)
Playing career
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Head coaching record
College Football Data Warehouse

William James Monilaw (July 22, 1874 - July 20, 1960) was a head football coach at Drake University, and at the University of Missouri. Every year he coached, his teams posted a winning record.[1]

Coaching career[edit | edit source]

Drake[edit | edit source]

Monilaw got his first coaching job as the seventh head coach for his alma mater, the Drake University Dragons located in Des Moines, Iowa for two seasons, from 1903 until 1904. His coaching record at Drake was 10 wins, 7 losses, and 0 ties. This ranks him 11th at Drake in terms of total wins and fourth at Drake in terms of winning percentage.[2]

Missouri[edit | edit source]

From 1906 to 1908, he coached at the University of Missouri Tigers in Columbia, Missouri where he compiled a 18-6-1 record.[3] Monilaw was the 12th head coach for Mizzou and is ranked eighth at Missouri in total wins and sixth at Missouri in winning percentage.

Personal life[edit | edit source]

Molina attended Cedar Rapids High School in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and later got accepted into Drake University.

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