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1936 Springfield College Men's Lacrosse Team

Item Information

Title:
1936 Springfield College Men's Lacrosse Team
Description:
A photograph of the 1936 men's lacrosse team at Springfield College.
Date:
1936
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Springfield College Archives and Special Collections
Collection (local):
College Archives Digital Collections
Series:
Springfield College Lacrosse Team Papers
Subjects:
International Young Men's Christian Association Training School (Springfield, Mass.)
Springfield College
Springfield College--Lacrosse
Springfield College--Lacrosse--Men
Springfield College--Sports
Springfield College--Sports--Men
Netter, Leo
Colburn, Walter J.
Smith, James R.
Putnam, Richard E.
Crowell, Nye
Sanborn, Lloyd F.
Lacrosse
Athletes
Group portraits
Places:
MassachusettsHampden (county)Springfield
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Text and images are owned, held, or licensed by Springfield College and are available for personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that ownership is properly cited. A credit line is required and should read: Courtesy of Springfield College, Babson Library, Archives and Special Collections. Any commercial use without written permission from Springfield College is strictly prohibited. Other individuals or entities other than, and in addition to, Springfield College may also own copyrights and other propriety rights. The publishing, exhibiting, or broadcasting party assumes all responsibility for clearing reproduction rights and for any infringement of United States copyright law.
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Publisher:
Springfield College
Notes:
The 1936 team was named New England Intercollegiate Champions and finished the season with a record of 9 wins and only 1 loss. The only loss of the season game against Hobart with a final score of 7-8. The team was led by head coach Leo Netter and team captain Walt Colburn. Netter began coaching at Springfield College in 1933 and coached the men's lacrosse team for 5 seasons. He finished his coaching career with an overall record of 30 wins and 12 losses, a winning percentage of .714.
Additional copy of photograph in folder.
Identifier:
lacrosse-mens-1936-team-photograph-02