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PENN FOOTBALL: ORIGINS TO 1901
1892 University Team

University of Pennsylvania football team, 1892, team photograph

Summary:

George Woodruff, LL.B. 1895, took over the coaching of the team while he was in Law School.

 

Team Members:

  • Chas. H. Schoff, '93 Medical (captain)
  • J.W. Adams, '92 Vet.
  • E.B. Camp, '93 Law
  • A.A. Knipe, '94 Medical
  • H.A. Mackey, '93 Law
  • R.L. Martin, '94 Medical
  • H.D. Oliver, '94
  • J.L. Reese, '94
  • R.H. Simmons, '93 Medical
  • H.C. Thayer, '92
  • H.W. Thornton, '94
  • L. deP. Vail, '94 Law

Substitutes:

  • Frank Delabarre, '95 Medical
  • W.E. Langlois, '94 Medical
  • Carlos Peralta, '94 Medical
  • M.G. Rosengarten, '94
  • W. Thayer, '96
  • O. Wagenhurst, '96

 

DATEOPPONENTLOCATIONSCOREOUTCOME
PENNOPPONENT
Sept. 29Swarthmore 220Win
Oct. 2Penn State 200Win
Oct. 5Haverford 560 Win
Oct. 11Virginia 320Win
Oct. 12Crescent 230Win
Oct. 15Navy 160 Win
Oct. 17Dickinson 780Win
Oct. 19F. & M. 340Win
Oct. 22Williams 500Win
Oct. 26Lafayette 86Win
Oct. 29Chicago A.C. 1210Win
Nov. 5Princeton 64Win
Nov. 12Yale 028Loss
Nov. 17Lafayette 104Win
Nov. 22Lehigh 40Win
Nov. 25Wesleyan 340Win