1938 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team

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1938 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football
Wake Forest University Athletic logo.svg
Conference Southern Conference
1938 record 4–5–1 (3–4–1 Southern)
Head coach Peahead Walker (2nd year)
Seasons
« 1937 1939 »
1938 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#3 Duke $ 5 0 0     9 1 0
Clemson 3 0 1     7 1 1
VMI 4 0 3     6 1 4
North Carolina 4 1 0     6 2 1
Richmond 3 2 1     6 3 1
Washington and Lee 2 2 0     4 4 1
NC State 3 3 1     3 7 1
South Carolina 2 2 0     6 4 1
Wake Forest 3 4 1     4 5 1
VPI 2 3 2     3 5 2
The Citadel 2 3 0     6 5 0
Maryland 1 2 0     2 7 0
Davidson 2 6 0     4 6 0
Furman 0 4 1     2 7 1
William & Mary 0 4 0     3 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1938 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team was an American football team that represented Wake Forest University during the 1938 college football season. In its second season under head coach Peahead Walker, the team compiled a 4–5–1 record and finished in ninth place in the Southern Conference.[1]

Wake Forest guard Louis Trunzo was selected by the Associated Press as a first-team player on the 1938 All-Southern Conference football team.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Location Result
09/17/1938 Randolph-Macon Wake Forest, NC W 57-6
09/24/1938* at UNC Chapel Hill, NC L 6-14
09/30/1938* The Citadel Charlotte, NC W 31-0
10/08/1938* at South Carolina Columbia, SC W 20-19
10/15/1938* at NC State Raleigh, NC L 7-19
10/22/1938* #9 Duke Winston-Salem, NC L 0-7
10/28/1938* Clemson Wake Forest, NC L 0-7
11/05/1938* at VMI Lexington, VA T 6-6
11/12/1938 Western Maryland Wake Forest, NC L 13-20
11/24/1938* Davidson Charlotte, NC W 21-0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1938 Wake Forest Demon Deacons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 24, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Five Duke Gridmen On All-South Team". Pottstown Mercury. December 1, 1938. p. 12.