Dwight Ream

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Dwight Ream
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1892-03-23)March 23, 1892
Topeka, Kansas
Died November 20, 1954(1954-11-20) (aged 62)
Topeka, Kansas
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1920–1921 Washburn
Head coaching record
Overall 8–7–4

Dwight Thoburn Ream was the 16th head football coach for Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas for two seasons, from 1920 until 1921.[1] His overall coaching record at Washburn was 8 wins, 7 losses, and 4 ties. This ranks him 17th at Washburn in terms of total wins and 22nd at Washburn in terms of winning percentage.[2]

In the 1920 game against Kansas Normal under coach Homer Woodson Hargiss, Kansas Normal fullback Jack Reeves sustained a neck injury that resulted in his death.[3]

He died after a long illness (heart ailment) in 1954.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kappa Sigma (1921). Caduceus of Kappa Sigma. 37. Retrieved 2015-04-14. 
  2. ^ Washburn University Sports
  3. ^ The Woodville Republican "Accidents" November 27, 1920
  4. ^ Hutchinson News Herald, Sunday, November 21, 1954, Hutchinson, Kansas, United States Of America
  5. ^ Bakersfield Californian, Monday, November 22, 1954, Bakersfield, California, United States Of America