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Encyclopedia > Leo Calland

Leo B. Calland (February 24, 1901 - March 17, 1984) was an American college football and basketball coach who became a San Diego city parks administrator. February 24 is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1901 (MCMI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... March 17 is the 76th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (77th in leap years). ... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A college football game between Colorado State University and the Air Force Academy. ... College basketball most often refers to the American basketball competitive governance structure established by the National Collegiate Athletic Association, or NCAA. // The game of basketball was invented by Dr. James Naismith in 1891. ... Nickname: Americas Finest City Location of San Diego within San Diego County Coordinates: Country United States State California County San Diego Founded July 16, 1769 Incorporated March 27, 1850 Government  - Mayor Jerry Sanders  - City Attorney Michael Aguirre  - City Council Scott Peters Kevin Faulconer Toni Atkins Tony Young Brian Maienschein...

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Playing career

Calland was born in Ohio, and moved with his family as a child to the Seattle, Washington area, where he attended school in a log cabin on Lopez Island in the Strait of Juan de Fuca; all of the other students were Native Americans. He attended Seattle's Broadway High School, where he played football under coach Gus Henderson; when Henderson became football coach at the University of Southern California in 1919, Calland also enrolled. He lettered as a guard on the 1920 through 1922 teams, and in 1922 was named both team captain and most inspirational player on USC's first Rose Bowl team; he was named Player of the Game in the Trojans' 14-3 victory over Penn State. He also played basketball at USC. After graduating, Calland became an assistant football coach in 1924 and 1927-1928, and also coached freshman squads in basketball and baseball; he also coached at Whittier College. Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Largest metro area Cleveland Area  Ranked 34th  - Total 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km²)  - Width 220 miles (355 km)  - Length 220 miles (355 km)  - % water 8. ... Nickname: The Emerald City Location of Seattle in King County and Washington Coordinates: Country United States State Washington County King County Incorporated December 2 1869 Government  - Mayor Greg Nickels (NP) Area  - City  142. ... For the political organization that supports the United States Republican Party, see Log Cabin Republican Replica log cabin at Valley Forge, USA A log cabin is a small house built from logs. ... Lopez Island is the third largest of the U.S. San Juan Islands, and the first stop of four on the Washington State Ferries San Juan Islands run. ... The Strait of Juan de Fuca separates Vancouver Island of British Columbia from the Olympic Peninsula of Washington state. ... Native Americans are the indigenous peoples from the regions of North America now encompassed by the continental United States, including parts of Alaska. ... The Seattle Community College District is a group of community colleges located in Seattle, Washington. ... Elmer C. Gloomy Gus Henderson is a famous University of Southern California Trojans football coach. ... The University of Southern California (commonly referred to as USC, SC, Southern California, and incorrectly as Southern Cal[4]), located in the University Park neighborhood in Los Angeles, California, USA, was founded in 1880, making it Californias oldest private research university. ... A varsity letter (or monogram) is an award earned in the United States by regular participation or excellence in a school sport. ... In American football, the guards are the two players that line up between the center and the tackles on the offensive line of a football team. ... In team sports, a captain is an honorary title given to the member of the team primarily responsible for strategy and teamwork while the game is in progress on the field. ... The Rose Bowl is an annual American college football bowl game, usually played on January 1 (New Years Day) at the stadium of the same name in Pasadena, California. ... Head Coach Pete Carroll 6th Year, 65-12 Home Stadium Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Capacity 92,500 - Grass Conference Pac-10 First Year 1888 Athletic Director Mike Garrett Website USCTrojans. ... Head Coach Joe Paterno 41st Year, 362-121-3 Home Stadium Beaver Stadium Capacity 107,282 - Grass Conference Big Ten First Year 1881 Athletic Director Tim Curley Website GoPSUSports. ... The University of Southern California Trojans basketball programs are college basketball teams that compete in the Pacific Ten Conference (Pac-10) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I and represent the University of Southern California on the court. ... The University of Southern California Trojans baseball program, established in 1888, is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the Pacific Ten Conference, and is currently coached by Chad Kreuter. ... Whittier College in 1912 Hoover Hall and Library Whittier College is a private liberal arts college in Whittier, California. ...


Coaching career

Calland became head basketball coach at USC in 1928-1929, posting a 38-10 record over two seasons and winning the Pacific Coast Conference title in his first year with a 22-4 mark; his .792 career winning percentage remains the highest by a USC coach. He then became football coach at the University of Idaho (1929-1934) and San Diego State University (1935-1941). He compiled a 21-30 record at Idaho, and a 34-22-4 record at San Diego State. His SDSU teams won Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championships in 1936 and 1937, with players including John D. Butler, who became mayor of San Diego from 1951 to 1955. The Pacific Coast Conference (PCC) was a college athletic conference in the United States, now defunct. ... The University of Idaho is the states most prominent land-grant and primary research university, located in the city of Moscow in Latah County. ... San Diego State University (SDSU), founded in 1897, is the largest and oldest higher education facility in the greater San Diego area (generally the City and County of San Diego), and is part of the California State University system. ... The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) is a College Athletic Conference that operates in the NCAAs Division III. It consists of eleven small private schools which are located in Southern California and organized into eight athletic programs. ...


Military career

Calland entered the Navy during World War II, and served as a recreation officer at the 11th Naval District in San Diego. In 1945 he became director of San Diego's Department of Parks and Recreation; during his 15 years in the post, he oversaw the development of Mission Bay Park and the Torrey Pines Golf Course. In 1960 he became managing director of the San Diego Hall of Champions; he remained in that position until retiring in 1977, and was himself inducted into the Hall in 1974. The United States Navy, also known as the USN or the U.S. Navy, is a branch of the United States armed forces responsible for conducting naval operations. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... This is a list of Parks in San Diego, California, USA: Balboa Park (cultural park) Belmont Park (historic theme park) Chicano Park Mission Bay Park Mission Trails Regional Park Old Town San Diego State Historic Park San Diego Wild Animal Park Torrey Pines State Reserve ... Torrey Pines Golf Course is a public golf course owned by the city of San Diego, California. ...


Calland died at age 83 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in La Jolla, California. He was survived by his wife Sarah, two daughters and a son, and was buried in Fairhaven Cemetery in Santa Ana, California. One of the beaches at La Jolla Cove La Jolla (IPA pronunciation , i. ... Location of Santa Ana within Orange County, California. ...


References

  • Laurence, Robert P. "Leo Calland dies; grid star, coach." The San Diego Union, March 19, 1984, pp. B1-2.

The San Diego Union-Tribune is a daily newspaper published in San Diego, California by the Copley Press. ...

External links

  • San Diego Hall of Champions

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