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S. Woodrow Sponaugle ‘37

 
 
S. Woodrow Sponaugle '37 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 7, 2019
1. S. Woodrow Sponaugle '37 Marker
Inscription.  S. Woodrow "Woody" Sponaugle was an outstanding athlete, coach, and athletic director at Franklin & Marshall. The winner of nine letters and Little All-America honors as an undergraduate, Woody returned to the college in 1948 to serve sixteen years as Head Coach of both football and basketball. His 1950 football squad was the first undefeated football team in the college's history. Named Athletic Director and Professor of Physical Education in 1963, Woody held these posts until his death in 1967.
 
Erected by Franklin & Marshall College.
 
Location. 40° 2.912′ N, 76° 19.172′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker can be reached from College Avenue north of West New Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 600 College Avenue, Lancaster PA 17603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William J. Iannicelli '48 (here, next to this marker); Ross H. Sachs (a few steps from this marker); The Richard Kneedler Sculpture Garden
S. Woodrow Sponaugle '37 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 7, 2019
2. S. Woodrow Sponaugle '37 Marker
(about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Franklin & Marshall College September 11 Memorial (about 700 feet away); The Water Towers in Buchanan Park (about 800 feet away); Klauder-Apple Walk (approx. 0.2 miles away); Whitehead Plaza (approx. 0.2 miles away); Frank E. and Eva L. Manning Alumni Green (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
 
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Donor plaque nearby image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 7, 2019
3. Donor plaque nearby
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 9, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 9, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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