1915 West Virginia Mountaineers football team

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1915 West Virginia Mountaineers football
1915 record5–1–1
Head coachSol Metzger (2nd season)
CaptainCarl P. Leatherwood
← 1914
1916 →

The 1915 West Virginia Mountaineers football team was an American football team that represented West Virginia University as an independent during the 1915 college football season. In its second and final season under head coach Sol Metzger, the team compiled a 5–1–1 record and outscored opponents by a total of 208 to 19.[1][2]


September 25at PennL 0–7
October 2Washington & JeffersonMorgantown, WVT 6–6
October 16GenevaMorgantown, WVW 33–0
November 6at MarshallHuntington, WVW 92–6
November 13VPIMorgantown, WV (rivalry)W 19–0
November 19vs. MariettaParkersburg, WVW 28–0
November 25vs. West Virginia WesleyanFairmont, WVW 30–0


  1. ^ "2014 West Virginia Football Record Book" (PDF). West Virginia University. 2014. p. 176.
  2. ^ "1915 West Virginia Mountaineers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved March 29, 2019.