He was the head of the Franklin and Marshall College football team from 1931 to 1941.
He was a captain during his college football career at Ohio State.
During his decade at Franklin and Marshall he compiled a record of 63-25-5, and in 1936 his team went 7-1-1.
He was born and raised in Missouri, and he spent his later years living in Ohio.
He coached at Franklin and Marshall at the same time that Richard Winters attended the school.