1897 Sewanee Tigers football team

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1897 Sewanee Tigers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1897 record 1–3–1 (1–2–1 SIAA)
Head coach John Gere Jayne (1st season)
Captain Oscar Wilder
Home stadium McGee Field
Seasons
← 1896
1898 →
1897 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt $ 3 0 0     6 0 1
Georgia 2 0 0     2 1 0
Auburn 2 0 1     2 0 1
Tennessee 1 0 0     4 1 0
Central 1 1 0     1 1 0
Nashville 1 1 0     1 1 0
Alabama 0 0 0     1 0 0
Texas 0 0 0     6 2 0
LSU 0 0 0     1 1 0
Sewanee 1 2 1     1 3 1
Clemson 0 1 0     2 2 0
Cumberland 0 1 0     0 1 0
Georgia Tech 0 1 0     0 1 0
Mercer 0 1 0     0 1 1
Kentucky State 0 2 0     2 4 0
SW Presbyterian 0 0 0     0 0 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1897 Sewanee Tigers football team represented the Sewanee Tigers of Sewanee: The University of the South during the 1897 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 16 at Nashville Nashville, Tennessee L 5–6  
October 18 Central McGee FieldSewanee, Tennessee W 4–0  
October 30 at Auburn McGee Field • Sewanee, Tennessee T 0–0  
November 5 North Carolina* McGee Field • Sewanee, Tennessee L 6–12  
November 25 Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 0–10  
*Non-conference game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2004 Sewanee football media guide" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-03-09.