Jack E. Ingersoll

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Jack E. Ingersoll
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1889-02-24)February 24, 1889
Cleveland, Ohio
Died May 26, 1967(1967-05-26) (aged 78)
Youngstown, Ohio
Playing career
1907–1910 Dartmouth
Position(s) Quarterback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1911 Colgate
1916 VPI
Head coaching record
Overall 10–8
Accomplishments and honors
1 SAIAA (1916)

Jonathan Edwards "Jack" Ingersoll (February 24, 1889 – May 26, 1967) was an American football player and coach.[1] He served as the head coach at Colgate University in 1911 and at Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (VPI)—now known as Virginia Tech—in 1916, compiling a career college football record of 10–8. Ingersoll was the 16th head football coach for the Colgate University Raiders located in the Village of Hamilton in Madison County, New York and he held that position for the 1911 season. His coaching record at Colgate was 3–6 .[2] He died in 1967.[3][4]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Colgate (Independent) (1911)
1911 Colgate 3–5
Colgate: 3–5
VPI Gobblers (South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1916)
1916 VPI 7–2 4–0 1st
VPI: 7–2 4–0
Total: 10–8
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title or championship game berth