Calvin Barbour


College Career

Ole Miss (1919-1922)

• Led baseball team to SIAA Championship (’20)

• All-State Quarterback (’21-‘22)

• Captain of football and baseball teams (’22)

• All-Southern Honorable Mention as quarterback

• Freshman football coach (’25)

 

Pro Baseball Career

• Professional Baseball (1924-1927)

• Umpire (1929-1930)

 

Coach and Athletic Director

• Jackson Central (1923-1925)

• Rolling Fork (1927-1928)

• Vicksburg (1929-1934)

 

Did You Know?

Because of Calvin Barbour’s small size (5’8”, 135 pounds) , Coach Dudy Noble (then at Ole Miss) had to have Barbour’s football unifom custom made.

 

 





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