Gil Halstead

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Gil Halstead
College Cornell
Conference Eastern Intercollegiate League
Sport Basketball
Position Center
Nationality American
Born April 1, 1893
Died June 1970 (aged 77)
Awards
Championships
  • 2× EIL championships (1913, 1914)

George "Gil" Halstead (April 1, 1893 – June 1970) was an American college basketball standout at Cornell University in the 1910s. He was an Helms Athletic Foundation All-American in both 1913 and 1914, and was named their National Player of the Year after the 1913–14 season in which he helped the Big Red win back-to-back Eastern Intercollegiate League season championships.

References[edit]

  1. "Legendary Players of Cornell Basketball's History". September 13, 2010. Retrieved December 3, 2010. 
  2. "1912–13 Season Summary". sports-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 3, 2010. 
  3. "1913–14 Season Summary". sports-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 3, 2010. 
  4. "Full text of "Official A.A.U. basketball guide"". archive.org. American Sports Publishing Co. Retrieved December 3, 2010. 
  5. "Individual Honors". CornellBigRed.com. Cornell University. 2010. Retrieved December 3, 2010.