Cowboy Football Two-A-Days: #28 and #78

Aug. 4, 2012

Laramie, Wyo. -


Warren Capellan
1942; 1946


Warren ìCappyî Capellan, a native of Ravenna Neb., lettered two years for Cowboy football before and after World War II. Capellan played wingback for the Cowboys in 1942 and í46. He also lettered in three other sports for UW in basketball, baseball and track. In track, Capellan set the school record for the hammer throw in 1948, which was held until the 1990s. He was a charter member of the Cowboy Joe Club.

Beginning on July 13, we will count down the 50 days to kickoff of the 2012 Wyoming Cowboy football season with a new feature titled "Cowboy Two-A-Days". Each day for 50 days leading up Wyoming's season opener at Texas on Sept. 1, we will feature some of the great Cowboys who wore jersey numbers 1-99 during their playing careers. Read More | Twitter | Facebook