Dennis Michie

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Dennis Michie
Dennis Michie.jpg
Michie as a cadet at West Point in 1890
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1870-04-10)April 10, 1870
West Point, New York
Died July 1, 1898(1898-07-01) (aged 28)
Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1890 Army
1892 Army
Head coaching record
Overall 3–2–1

Dennis Mahan Michie (April 10, 1870 – July 1, 1898) was a United States Army officer and college football coach. He served as the first head football coach at the United States Military Academy, helming the Army football team in 1890 and again in 1892, compiling a record in 3–2–1. Michie was killed in the Spanish–American War. Army's home football stadium, Michie Stadium, was dedicated in his honor when it opened in 1924.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Army Cadets (Independent) (1890)
1890 Army 0–1
Army Cadets (Independent) (1892)
1892 Army 3–1–1
Army: 3–2–1
Total: 3–2–1

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