Addison Kelly

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Addison Kelly
Sport(s) Football, baseball
Biographical details
Born c. 1875
Died March 23, 1942 (aged 66)
New York, New York
Playing career
1896–1897 Princeton
1890s Princeton
Position(s) Halfback (football)
First baseman (baseball)
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1900 California
Head coaching record
Overall 4–2–1
Accomplishments and honors
All-American, 1896
All-American, 1897

Addison W. "King" Kelly (c. 1875 – March 23, 1942) was an American football and baseball player, coach of football, and stockbroker. He played college football and college baseball at Princeton University, from which he graduated in 1898. In 1896 and 1897, Addison was selected as a halfback on the College Football All-America Team. He also played for four seasons as a first baseman on Princeton's baseball team. In 1900, Kelly served as the head football coach at the University of California, Berkeley, compiling a record of 4–2–1. He later worked as a stockbroker in association with several Wall Street firms. Kelly died at the age of 66 on March 23, 1942, at Roosevelt Hospital in New York City.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
California Golden Bears (Independent) (1900)
1900 California 4–2–1
California: 4–2–1
Total: 4–2–1