Stanley L. Robinson

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Stanley L. Robinson
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Robinson pictured in Reveille 1918, Mississippi State yearbook
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1890-11-17)November 17, 1890
Michigan
Died July 2, 1967(1967-07-02) (aged 76)
Clinton, Mississippi
Playing career
1911–1914 Colgate
Position(s) Back
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1915 Vermont
1917–1919 Mississippi A&M
1920–1923 Mississippi College
1923–1927 Mercer
1928–1953 Mississippi College
Baseball
1918 Mississippi A&M
Head coaching record
Overall 153–107–18 (football)
11–7 (baseball)

Stanley Lewis "Robbie" Robinson (November 17, 1890 – July 2, 1967)[1][2] was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach the University of Vermont in 1915,[3] Mississippi A&M (now known as Mississippi State University) from 1917 through the 1919, Mercer University from 1923 to 1927, and Mississippi College from 1920 to 1923 and again from 1928 to 1953,[4] compiling a career college football record of 153–107–18. During his three-season tenure at Mississippi A&M, Robinson compiled an overall record of sixteen wins and five losses (16–5).[5][6] He also spent one season (1919) as the Mississippi A&M baseball coach.[7] Robinson-Hale Stadium at Mississippi College is named in Robinson's honor.[8]

Head coaching record[edit]

Football[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Vermont Catamounts () (1915)
1915 Vermont 1–4–2
Vermont: 1–4–2
Mississippi A&M Aggies (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1917–1919)
1917 Mississippi A&M 6–1 3–1 4th
1918 Mississippi A&M 3–2 2–0 3rd
1919 Mississippi A&M 6–2 5–2 5th
Mississippi A&M: 15–5 10–3
Mississippi College Choctaws () (1920–1923)
1920 Mississippi College 3–5
1921 Mississippi College 7–2–1 3–1–1 7th
1922 Mississippi College 6–3
1923^ Mississippi College 5–1–2
Mercer Bears (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1923–1925)
1923^ Mercer 4–5
1924 Mercer 5–3–2
1925 Mercer 3–6
Mercer: 12–14–2
Mississippi College Choctaws () (1928–1953)
1928 Mississippi College 7–1–2
1929 Mississippi College 3–6–1
1930 Mississippi College 6–2
1931 Mississippi College 5–4
1932 Mississippi College 4–4
1933 Mississippi College 3–4–1
1934 Mississippi College 5–4
1935 Mississippi College 2–6–1
1936 Mississippi College 5–3–1
1937 Mississippi College 3–6–1
1938 Mississippi College 7–2
1939 Mississippi College 6–1–1
1940 Mississippi College 5–1–1
1941 Mississippi College 5–3
1946 Mississippi College 7–2
1947 Mississippi College 5–2–1
1948 Mississippi College 4–5
1949 Mississippi College 4–5
1950 Mississippi College 6–2
1951 Mississippi College 1–6
1952 Mississippi College 5–3
1953 Mississippi College 5–2–1
Mississippi College: 121–84–14
Total: 153–107–18

^Both Mississippi College and Mercer list Robinson as the head coach for the 1923 season
^^Mississippi College did not field teams from 1942–1945 due to World War II

Baseball[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Mississippi A&M Aggies (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1919)
1919 Mississippi A&M 11–7
Mississippi A&M: 11–7
Total: 11–7

      National champion         Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

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