Wed Aug 23
7:00 PM
Baldwin Wallace
Denison
Fri Sep 01
12:30 PM
Loras
vs. Denison
@ Wheaton College in Wheaton, Ill.
Fri Sep 01
4:00 PM
Denison
vs. SUNY Geneseo
@ Alliance, Ohio Mount Union Invitational
Fri Sep 01
7:00 PM
John Carroll
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Sep 01
8:00 PM
Denison
at Mount Union
in Alliance, Ohio
Sat Sep 02
at Lynn Schweizer Invitational
in Granville, Ohio (Denison Golf Club)
Sat Sep 02
12:30 PM
Whitworth
vs. Denison
@ Wheaton College in Wheaton, Ill.
Sat Sep 02
12:00 PM
Denison
vs. Grove City
@ Mount Union in Alliance, Ohio
Sat Sep 02
2:00 PM
Alma
vs. Denison
@ Mount Union in Alliance, Ohio
Sat Sep 02
3:00 PM
Denison
vs. Transylvania
@ Centre College in Danville, Ky.
Sat Sep 02
7:00 PM
Southwestern (Texas)
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Sep 03
at Lynn Schweizer Invitational
in Granville, Ohio (Denison Golf Club)
Sun Sep 03
12:00 PM
Denison
at Centre
in Danville, Ky.
Sun Sep 03
2:00 PM
Denison
at Carnegie Mellon
in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Tue Sep 05
7:00 PM
Wilmington (Ohio)
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Sep 05
7:00 PM
Mt. Vernon Naz.
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Sep 06
7:00 PM
Denison
at Otterbein
in Westerville, Ohio
Fri Sep 08
8:00 PM
Denison
vs. Otterbein
@ Kenyon in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Sep 09
12:30 p.m.
at Battle at the Brook
in Sandusky, Ohio (Plum Brook C.C.)
Sat Sep 09
11:00 AM
DePauw
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Sep 09
1:00 PM
Denison
at Heidelberg
in Tiffin, Ohio
Sat Sep 09
1:00 PM
Denison
vs. Geneva
@ Kenyon in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Sep 09
1:00 PM
Dominican (Ill.)
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Sep 09
3:00 PM
Denison
vs. La Roche
@ Kenyon in Gambier, Ohio
Sun Sep 10
12:30 p.m.
at Battle at the Brook
in Sandusky, Ohio (Plum Brook C.C.)
Sun Sep 10
11:00 AM
Washington and Lee
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Sep 10
1:00 PM
Washington and Lee
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Sep 13
4:30 PM
Denison
at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Wed Sep 13
4:30 PM
Denison
at Ohio Northern
in Ada, Ohio
Wed Sep 13
7:00 PM
Denison
at Capital
in Bexley, Ohio
Wed Sep 13
7:00 PM
Capital
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Sep 15
4:30 PM
Oberlin
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Sep 16
8:00 a.m.
at Carnegie Mellon Fall Shoot Out
in Apollo, Pa. (Links at Spring Church)
Sat Sep 16
8:00 a.m.
at Carnegie Mellon Fall Shoot Out
in Apollo, Pa. (Links at Spring Church)
Sat Sep 16
1:00 PM
Denison
at Centre
in Danville, Ky.
Sat Sep 16
3:00 PM
Denison
at Allegheny
in Meadville, Pa.
Sat Sep 16
7:00 PM
Mount Union
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Sep 17
8:00 a.m.
at Carnegie Mellon Fall Shoot Out
in Apollo, Pa. (Links at Spring Church)
Sun Sep 17
8:00 a.m.
at Carnegie Mellon Fall Shoot Out
in Apollo, Pa. (Links at Spring Church)
Tue Sep 19
7:00 PM
Heidelberg
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Sep 20
7:00 PM
Denison
at Otterbein
in Westerville, Ohio
Thu Sep 21
4:30 PM
Denison
at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Sep 23
1:00 p.m.
at Dan Quayle Classic
in Danville, Ind. (Twin Bridges G.C.)
Sat Sep 23
1:00 p.m.
at Dan Quayle Classic
in Danville, Ind. (Deer Creek G.C.)
Sat Sep 23
12:00 PM
Denison
at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Sat Sep 23
1:00 PM
Denison
at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Sat Sep 23
1:00 PM
Oberlin
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Sep 23
1:00 PM
Denison
at Allegheny
in Meadville, Pa.
Sat Sep 23
2:00 PM
Denison
at Allegheny
in Meadville, Pa.
Sun Sep 24
1:00 p.m.
at Dan Quayle Classic
in Danville, Ind. (Twin Bridges G.C.)
Sun Sep 24
1:00 p.m.
at Dan Quayle Classic
in Danville, Ind. (Deer Creek G.C.)
Tue Sep 26
7:00 PM
Ohio Northern
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Sep 27
4:30 PM
Thomas More
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Sep 27
4:30 PM
Denison
at Earlham
in Richmond, Ind.
Wed Sep 27
7:00 PM
Westminster (Pa.)
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Thu Sep 28
7:00 PM
Denison
at Bluffton
in Bluffton, Ohio
Sat Sep 30
8:30 a.m.
at Mason-Dixon Collegiate
in Abbottstown, Pa. (The Bridges G.C.)
Sat Sep 30
11:00 AM
Rhodes
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Sep 30
1:00 PM
Denison
at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Sep 30
3:30 PM
Denison
at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Sep 30
7:00 PM
Denison
at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Sun Oct 01
8:30 a.m.
at Mason-Dixon Collegiate
in Abbottstown, Pa. (The Bridges G.C.)
Sun Oct 01
TBA
Otterbein
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Oct 01
1:00 PM
Hiram
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Oct 03
4:30 PM
Denison
at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Tue Oct 03
7:00 PM
Denison
at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Oct 07
at Pat Close Invitational
in Springfield, Ohio (Springfield C.C.)
Sat Oct 07
12:00 PM
DePauw
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Oct 07
12:00 PM
Denison
at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Sat Oct 07
1:00 PM
Kenyon
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Oct 07
1:00 PM
Denison
at Wabash
in Crawfordsville, Ind.
Sat Oct 07
3:00 PM
DePauw
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Oct 08
at Pat Close Invitational
in Springfield, Ohio (Springfield C.C.)
Tue Oct 10
4:30 PM
Wooster
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Oct 10
7:30 PM
Denison
at Oberlin
in Oberlin, Ohio
Wed Oct 11
7:00 PM
Oberlin
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Oct 11
7:00 PM
Denison
at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Fri Oct 13
4:30 PM
Denison
at Oberlin
in Oberlin, Ohio
Sat Oct 14
1:00 PM
Allegheny
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Oct 14
1:00 PM
DePauw
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Oct 14
5:00 PM
Denison
at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Sat Oct 14
7:30 PM
Denison
at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Sun Oct 15
12:00 p.m.
at NCAC Preview
in Mansfield, Ohio (Westbrook C.C.)
Sun Oct 15
12:00 p.m.
at NCAC Preview
in Mansfield, Ohio (Westbrook C.C.)
Mon Oct 16
12:00 p.m.
at NCAC Preview
in Mansfield, Ohio (Westbrook C.C.)
Mon Oct 16
12:00 p.m.
at NCAC Preview
in Mansfield, Ohio (Westbrook C.C.)
Tue Oct 17
4:00 PM
Denison
at Wabash
in Crawfordsville, Ind.
Tue Oct 17
4:00 PM
Denison
at Grove City
in Grove City, Pa.
Tue Oct 17
7:00 PM
Oberlin
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Thu Oct 19
4:30 PM
Ohio Wesleyan
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Oct 20
6:00 PM
Denison
vs. Cabrini
@ Carnegie Mellon in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Fri Oct 20
8:00 PM
Denison
at Carnegie Mellon
in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sat Oct 21
11:00 AM
Denison
vs. Haverford
@ Pittsburgh, Pa. in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sat Oct 21
12:00 PM
Wittenberg
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Oct 21
12:00 PM
Wooster
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Oct 21
1:00 PM
Denison
vs. DeSales
@ Carnegie Mellon in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sat Oct 21
2:00 PM
Denison
at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Oct 21
3:00 PM
Wooster
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Oct 24
7:00 PM
Hiram
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Oct 25
5:00 PM
Earlham
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Oct 25
7:00 PM
Hiram
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Oct 25
7:00 PM
Denison
at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Sat Oct 28
11:00 AM
Kenyon
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Oct 28
1:00 PM
Ohio Wesleyan
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Oct 28
3:00 PM
Denison
vs. John Carroll
@ Muskingum in New Concord, Ohio
Sat Oct 28
4:00 PM
Denison
at Muskingum
in New Concord, Ohio
Sat Oct 28
7:00 PM
Ohio Wesleyan
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Oct 28
7:00 PM
Hiram
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Nov 04
1:00 PM
Denison
at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
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Former coach and administrator Ted Barclay dies at 83

Former coach and administrator Ted Barclay dies at 83

Former Denison coach, administrator and professor Theodore "Ted" Barclay, 83, died at his home on Friday, January 31, 2014.

Barclay spent 35 years at Denison, retiring in 1997 with the rank of associate professor emeritus. Over that span, he served as the head coach for six different Big Red varsity programs. In 1979, he was appointed director of men's athletics, a post he held for 12 years.

A native of Zanesville, Ohio, Barclay was a 1952 graduate of Ohio State University where he was a member of the swimming team, as well as the soccer and lacrosse clubs. Following his graduation from Ohio State, Barclay spent eight years as a teacher and coach in the Shaker Heights school district near Cleveland. In 1962, he earned his Master of Education degree from Kent State University, and later that year, was hired by Denison as an assistant professor and the head men's swimming coach.

Coinciding with Barclay's appointment in 1962, the college debuted its new natatorium, Gregory Pool. Barclay coached the Denison men's swimming team from the deck of that pool for the next 18 years, leading the Big Red to 10 runner-up finishes at the Ohio Athletic Conference Championship, a sixth-place national finish in 1969, and an eighth-place national finish in 1970. Barclay's history with Denison swimming come full-circle in 2012 when he served as an official for Denison's final meet in Gregory Pool, closing out the 50-year era of swimming and diving in the hallowed facility.

In 1965, three years after joining Denison as swimming coach, Barclay's responsibilities were expanded to include head men's soccer coach. He held that post until 1989. Coach Barclay remains the college's all-time leader in soccer victories, posting a career record of 230-125-38 (.634). In 1985, his North Coast Athletic Conference squad posted a perfect 6-0 conference ledger. His teams also enjoyed a sustained period of success in the late 1970s and into the early '80s as he guided the Big Red to four NCAA Championship Tournament appearances in a span of five seasons. Barclay's teams in 1978, '79, '81 and '82 won a total of 47 matches, and seven of his players earned All-American status.

In the midst of his successes with the swimming and soccer programs, Barclay was named Denison's director of men's athletics in 1979, a post he held until 1991. As the athletic director, Barclay played a significant role in the founding of the North Coast Athletic Conference, and he help guide Denison's transition from separate men's and women's athletic departments into a singular entity in 1991.

Several of Barlcay's notable hires as an athletic director remain at Denison to this day. They include, Gregg Parini, head men's and women's swimming coach; Sara Lee, head women's basketball coach; Peter Burling, head men's and women's tennis coach; and Mike Caravana, head men's lacrosse coach. Denison's current senior associate director of athletics, Lynn Schweizer, began at Denison in 1973 and worked side-by-side with Barclay until his retirement.

In the fall of 1991, Barclay was named the head men's golf coach at DU, a position he had previously held for two seasons between 1985 and 1987. He spent the next 12 years as the head golf coach, with the last five of those seasons coming after his formal retirement from Denison in 1997.

Two years after his appointment as men's golf coach, Denison again turned to Barclay to fill a critical void within the department. In 1993, Barclay was named the head women's soccer coach, and he remained in that position for four seasons. As the head women's soccer coach his teams garnered a record of 48-27-3 (.635). In his first season, Denison won the NCAC Championship, went 16-4-1, and advanced to the NCAA Championship Tournament for the first time in the program's history. Barclay was honored as the NCAC Women's Soccer Coach of the Year at the conclusion of the season.

After handing off the women's soccer duties to current head coach Gail Murphy in 1997, Barclay continued to coach the men's golf team until 2003. In his 40th and final season as a college coach, the Denison men's golf team recorded the program's best national finish, placing ninth at the NCAA Championships. Barclay earned NCAC Golf Coach of the Year honors that year.

It should also be noted that, in 1965, Barclay served one season as the co-head coach of the men's lacrosse team along with Bill Mason '57. The pair led that squad to an 11-1 record. Barclay also stepped in as the co-head coach of the men's tennis team in 1982, helping lead that program to the Ohio Athletic Conference Championship and an 18th-place national finish.

In 1997, Barclay was inducted into Denison's Varsity D Association Hall of Fame. Denison's current soccer facility, Barclay-Thomsen Field, serves as a tribute to him and his close friend, longtime Denison men's lacrosse coach Tommy Thomsen.

Even in retirement from Denison, Barclay remained a fixture at Big Red sporting events and alumni gatherings. His quick wit, uncanny charm, and sense of humor will be greatly missed and fondly remembered by all who knew him.

Surviving are his wife of 60 years, Patricia (Linzell) Barclay; sons and daughters-in-law, Bruce and Dorothy Barclay of North Andover, Massachusetts, Brian and Danielle Barclay of Granville, and Jeff and Beth Barclay of Sunderland, Vermont; and grandchildren Jill, Todd, Caroline, Kendal, Taylor, Owen, Julia, and Livia. He also is survived by sister-in-law Mary Kay Palmer of Columbus, brother-in-law Lewis Linzell and wife Barbara of Columbus, and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service celebrating Coach Barclay's life will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 5, at Swasey Chapel on the Denison campus, with Rev. Stephen J. Cramer as celebrant. The family will receive friends at Swasey Chapel from 1 p.m. until the time of the service. Private burial will be in Denison's College Cemetery with military honors provided by the Licking County Veterans Alliance.

Arrangements are in the care of the McPeek-Hoekstra Funeral Home in Granville. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mcpeekhoekstra.com.

Memorial contributions may be made, in Ted Barclay's honor, to Denison University, P.O. Box D, Granville, OH 43023.

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From the Vault: Watch a video interview with Coach Barclay following the final dual meet at Gregory Pool (Jan. 27, 2012)