William Margeson
Team: Soccer

William Margeson '37
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William Margeson ’37 was the super star of Brown soccer. In his senior season, Margeson was the driving force as the Bruins went through an undefeated season (6-0-2) and captured the New England Soccer League title. His 12 goals were tops in the league, doubling the total of his nearest rival. Margeson scored the three-goal hat trick as Brown defeated Yale, 3-1, in 1936, the first soccer victory over the Blue. Brown’s star center forward also had the hat trick against both Clark and Tufts that season. Margeson, who shares Brown’s all-time single-season scoring record, earning All-East recognition his senior year.