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Charles A. Bernier

American football, basketball, and baseball player and coach; college athletics administrator


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From Wikipedia

Charles Arthur "Yank" Bernier was an American football, basketball, and baseball player, coach, and college administrator. He served as the head football coach at Hampden–Sydney College from 1912 to 1916 and again from 1923 to 1938 and at Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute —now known as Virginia Tech— from 1917 to 1919, compiling a career college football record of 87–106–18. Bernier was also the head basketball coach at Hampden–Sydney , Virginia Tech , and the University of Alabama , amassing a career college basketball record of 242–219. In addition, he was the head baseball coach at the University of New Hampshire , Virginia Tech , and Alabama , tallying a career college baseball record of 67–65–4. Bernier also served as the athletic director at Alabama from 1920 to 1923.

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Hampden–Sydney College

Virginia Tech

University with the main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia