Raskin, Julius "Tubby"
Raskin, who played basketball and football for CCNY (City College of New York) in the 1920s, is a member of the CCNY Athletic Hall of Fame.
Birth and Death Dates:
b. July 24, 1906 - d. October 9, 1996
An outstanding athlete, Raskin was the starting quarterback for CCNY in the mid-1920s. After playing as a sophomore in 1924, he broke his collarbone in only the second game of the season the following year and missed the rest of the season. He returned in 1926 as a senior and was named New York Times All-America honorable mention as he led the team in scoring with 36 points (five touchdowns and six extra points).
Raskin played quarterback for City College of New York in 1924 and 1926.
Use links below to navigate through the football section of Jews In Sports.
encyclopedia of JEWS in sports by Bernard Postal, Jesse Silver, and Roy Silver (New York: Bloch Publishing Co., 1965)
New York Times, September 25, 1926
New York Times, November 29, 1926