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 Bernard Weafers
Bernard Weafers
Position:
Football, Track and Field

Bernard Weafers '96

- The captain of Boston College's first football team (1893), his dazzling speed made him one of the school's earliest gridiron heroes.

- In track, he was a world-class runner, setting two World Records (9.8 in the 100-yard dash and 21.6 in the 220), as well as seven different Boston College standards.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1970.