Castleman in 1904
|Sport(s)||Football, basketball, baseball, track|
March 17, 1877|
Tracy Creek, New York
|Died||October 9, 1946
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
|Competitor for the United States|
|1904 St Louis||200 metre hurdles|
Frank Riley Castleman (March 17, 1877 – October 9, 1946) was an American football and baseball player, track athlete, and coach in multiple sports. He competed for the United States in the 200 metre hurdles at the 1904 Summer Olympics held in St. Louis, Missouri, where he won the silver medal. Castleman was a member of the Greater New York Irish American Athletic Association, which became the Irish American Athletic Club. He competed mainly in the 200 metre hurdles. Castleman graduated from Colgate University in 1906.
Castleman served as the head football coach at the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1906 and 1907, compiling a record of 7–6–4. He was also the head basketball coach at Colorado in from 1906 to 1912, tallying a mark of 32–22, and the head baseball coach at the school from 1907 to 1913, amassing a record of 30–17. He was later the track coach at Ohio State University, where his team won the 1929 NCAA Men's Track and Field Championships.
Head coaching record
|Colorado Buffaloes (Colorado Football Association) (1906–1907)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title|
- "Current Sport Comment". Boston Evening Transcript. July 23, 1906. Retrieved November 22, 2010.
- "DR. FRANK R. CASTLEMAN; Ohio State Track Director, 69, Olympic Hurdler in 1904". The New York Times. October 10, 1946. Retrieved November 22, 2010.
- Colgate University Athletic Hall of Honor profile
- Frank Castleman at the College Football Data Warehouse
- Frank Castleman at College Basketball at Sports-Reference.com
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