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PENN FOOTBALL: ORIGINS TO 1901
1893 University Team

University of Pennsylvania football team, 1893, team photograph

Summary:

George Woodruff, LL.B. 1895, continued as coach.

 

Team Members:

  • H.A. Mackey, '93 Law (captain)
  • Geo. H. Brooke, '95
  • Chas. G. Gelbert, '97 Veterinary
  • Arthur A. Knipe, '94 Medical
  • H.D. Oliver, '96
  • W.D. Osgood, '95
  • J.L. Reese, '96
  • R.H. Simmons, '93 Medical
  • H.W. Thornton, '94
  • Chas. L. Upton, '95 Medical
  • L. deP. Vail, '94 Law
  • Chas. M. Wharton, '96 Dental
  • Carl S. Williams, '97 Medical
  • W.G. Woodruff, '97 Medical

Substitutes:

  • Eli Abbott, '94
  • Fred. Ellsler, '94
  • S.B. Newton, '94 Medical
  • M.G. Rosengarten, '95
  • W. Thayer, '97
  • T.T. Thomson, '95 Medical
  • O.F. Wagenhurst, '96

 

DATEOPPONENTLOCATIONSCOREOUTCOME
PENNOPPONENT
Oct. 1F. & M. 480Win
Oct. 4Gettysburg 740Win
Oct. 7Columbia A.C. 300 Win
Oct. 9Columbia A.C. 206Win
Oct. 10Georgetown 120Win
Oct. 11Navy 340Win
Oct. 14Volunteers 340Win
Oct. 19Lehigh 326Win
Oct. 21Crescent 400Win
Oct. 25Penn State 186Win
Oct. 28Lafayette 820Win
Nov. 4Princeton 04Loss
Nov. 11Yale 614Loss
Nov. 18Cornell 500Win
Nov. 30Harvard 426Loss