University of Oklahoma Sooners Vintage 1951 Baseball Cap

Vintage University of Oklahoma Sooners 1951 Baseball Cap

EFOKL51C $49.00

Boomer Sooner!

  • Made in the USA
  • Authentic wool broadcloth with felt emblem
  • Standard visor with green satin underpinning
  • Vintage haircloth-backed buckram crown
  • Satin taping with cotton sweatband
  • Adjustable leather strap and weathered brass closure
  • Historically precise 

The 1951 season for the Sooners truly proved to be a season of destiny as the team prevailed in the National Championship under Head Coach Jack Baer. Baer coached at Oklahoma for 26 seasons which is still the longest tenured head coaching career in school history.

The Crimson and Cream went through the tournament undefeated with an overall record of 7-0 and were matched up against the University of Tennessee in the National Championship. The Sooners were clearly the underdog against the favored Volunteers but emerged victorious with a 3-2 score to claim the national title. 

1951 was a great year for the University of Oklahoma as they won the National Championship in football and wrestling in addition to baseball. The Sooners were the very first school to win three national championships in one school year.