Walter W. Wood
Biographical details
BornTemplate:Birth year
Died1980 (aged 85–86)
Playing career
Position(s)Quarterback, center

Walter W. "Punk" Wood (1894 – 1980) was an American football player and a football, basketball, and baseball coach. He lettered three times as a quarterback and center at the University of Kansas (1914–1915, 1919).[1]

Wood began his coaching career at Shurtleff College in Illinois.[2] He followed that up with tenures as the head football coach (1923–1924)[3], head men's basketball coach (1924–1925), and head baseball coach (1924–1925)[4] at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania. He returned to his hometown of Alton, Illinois to serve as a coach at the local high school.[5]


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