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38 Days, 38 Sports: Sprint Football

Courtesy: Princeton Athletic Communications                                                                      Release: 08/21/2013
Courtesy: Beverly Schaefer
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As a countdown to the start of the 2013-14 athletic schedule, GoPrincetonTigers.com will take a look at each of Princeton's 38 sports. A new post will be added each day Monday through Friday until the first Princeton athletic event on Aug. 31.

 Princeton Sprint Football: Five Numbers to Know
1931 First season 172

Weight players must weigh or be below before competition

9 Eastern Lightweight Football League Championships 8 Number of active sprint programs 3

Number of undefeated seasons in program history


 Head Coach

 Stephen Everette
3rd season as head coach in 2013-14
• 12 All-CSFL selections in 2012
• Academic All-Ivy League selections


 Five to Watch

#16 Kevin Ma
WR/DB • Sr.

#1 John Wolfe
TE/DL • Sr.
2012 All CSFL
Honorable Mention 
#4 Chris McCord
WR/DB • Jr.
2012 All-CSFL
Second Team
#70 Lawrence Diao
OL/DL • Sr.
2012 All-CSFL
Honorable Mention
#2 Bob Dougherty
OL/LB • Jr.
 Five Princeton Sprint Football Facts

• Sprint football was established in 1931. Princeton's first game was on Oct. 30, 1931 at Yale.

• Princeton won consecutive league championships from 1937-42. Since then, the Tigers have won three titles (1954, 1975 and 1989).

• The Tigers have put together three undefeated seasons over program history (1938, 1941 and 1954) with perfect 6-0 records.

• In 1942 Princeton shutout all opponents en route to winning the league championship. The Tigers held opponents to only seven points in 1938 and 20 in 1938.

• Sprint football plays all home games at Princeton Stadium.


July 10 - Baseball
July 11 - Field Hockey
July 12 - Football
July 15 - Women's Tennis
July 16 - Men's Heavyweight Crew
July 17 - Women's Basketball
July 18 - Men's Outdoor Track
July 19 - Women's Open Crew
July 22 - Men's Lacrosse
July 23 - Women's Squash
July 24 - Men's Golf
July 25 - Women's Volleyball
July 26 - Men's Basketball
July 29 - Women's Lacrosse
July 30 - Men's Hockey
July 31 - Women's Swimming
Aug. 1 - Men's Tennis
Aug. 2 - Women's Cross Country
Aug. 5 - Wrestling
Aug. 6 - Women's Indoor Track
Aug. 7 - Men's Cross Country
Aug. 8 - Women's Outdoor Track
Aug. 9 - Men's Swimming
Aug. 12 - Women's Hockey
Aug. 13 - Men's Lightweight Crew
Aug. 14 - Women's Soccer
Aug. 15 - Men's Indoor Track
Aug. 16 - Softball
Aug. 19 - Men's Fencing
Aug. 20 - Women's Fencing
Aug. 21 - Sprint Football

  

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