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WashingtonWasps
Washington Wasps
Division Southeast
Founded 1954
Inaugural AFA Season 1954
Stadium Capital Stadium (1954–present)
City Washington, District of Columbia
Owner Keith Elias
Head Coach John Logan
Team Colors Black, Gold, White
Division titles 8
South: 1956, 1957, 1967
Southeast: 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976
Victory Bowl titles 2: (1967, 1975)
History Washington Wasps (1954–present)

The Washington Wasps are a professional football team based in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. They are a charter member of the American Football Association, which they joined in 1954 to replace the recently-folded Baltimore Legion. They play their home games at Capital Stadium.

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LogosEdit

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Washington Wasps logo
(1954–1964)
Washington Wasps logo
(1965–present)

Season-by-season resultsEdit

Victory Bowl Champions Victory Bowl Appearance Division Champions Playoff Berth
Season League Division Regular season Postseason results
Finish Wins Losses Ties
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1954 AFA South 4th 5 7 0 Missed playoffs
1955 AFA South 2nd 6 5 1 Missed playoffs
1956 AFA South 1st 8 4 0 Lost Semifinals (Chicago) 10–14
1957 AFA South 1st 9 0 3 Lost Semifinals (Cleveland) 6–10
1958 AFA South 2nd 6 5 1 Missed playoffs
1959 AFA South 4th 1 11 0 Missed playoffs
1960 AFA South 4th 2 10 0 Missed playoffs
1961 AFA South 5th 3 9 2 Missed playoffs
1962 AFA South 3rd 4 9 1 Missed playoffs
1963 AFA South 3rd 6 7 1 Missed playoffs
1964 AFA South 2nd 8 5 1 Missed playoffs
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1965 AFA South 3rd 7 6 1 Missed playoffs
1966 AFA South 5th 5 9 0 Missed playoffs
1967 AFA South 1st 9 3 2 Won Quarterfinals (Philadelphia) 16–10
Won Semifinals (New York 27–24
Won 22nd Victory Bowl (St. Louis) 23–14
1968 AFA Southeast 3rd 5 8 1 Missed playoffs
1969 AFA Southeast 3rd 5 8 1 Missed playoffs
1970 AFA Southeast 3rd 4 9 1 Missed playoffs
1971 AFA Southeast 4th 2 7 0 Missed playoffs
1972 AFA Southeast 1st 9 5 0 Lost Quarterfinals (Pittsburgh) 16–37
1973 AFA Southeast 1st 10 4 0 Lost Quarterfinals (Cleveland) 0–27
1974 AFA Southeast 1st 11 3 0 Lost Quarterfinals (New Orleans) 10–17
1975 AFA Southeast 1st 12 2 0 Won Quarterfinals (Detroit) 30–10
Won Semifinals (Minnesota 21–9
Won 30th Victory Bowl (Chicago) 24–20
1976 AFA Southeast 1st 9 5 0 Won Quarterfinals (Detroit) 17–14
TBD Semifinals (Pittsburgh)
1980 AFA Southeast 2nd 8 6 0 Won Quarterfinals (Cleveland) 20-10
Lost Semifinals (Colorado) 27-30
Total 146 141 16 (includes only regular season)
7 5 0 (includes only the postseason)
153 146 16 (includes both regular season and postseason)
e v American Football Association teams
North: Chicago Butchers · Cincinnati Guardians · Cleveland Ghosts · Detroit Gladiators
Northeast: Boston Captains · Buffalo Stampeders · New York Imperials · Philadelphia Railers · Pittsburgh Miners
Southeast: Atlanta Rebels · Baltimore Royals · Miami Suns · Washington Wasps
South: Arizona Firebirds · Houston Hurricanes · New Orleans Krewe · Texas Stallions
Central: Colorado Centennials · Milwaukee Wolves · Minnesota Angels · St. Louis Aces
West: California Whales · Los Angeles Comets · Portland Dragons · San Diego Destroyers · Seattle Grizzlies