1900 Sewanee Tigers football team

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1900 Sewanee Tigers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1900 record 6–1–1 (5-0 SIAA)
Head coach Billy Suter
Captain Warbler Wilson
Home stadium McGee Field
Seasons
← 1899
1901 →
1900 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Clemson $ 2 0 0     6 0 0
Sewanee 5 0 0     6 1 1
Auburn 4 0 0     4 0 0
Tulane 3 0 0     5 0 0
Texas 1 0 0     6 0 0
Vanderbilt 2 2 1     4 4 1
Alabama 1 3 0     2 3 0
Georgia 1 3 0     2 4 0
Nashville 1 3 0     1 3 0
Tennessee 0 1 1     3 2 1
LSU 0 1 0     2 2 0
Cumberland 0 1 0     0 1 0
Kentucky State 0 2 0     4 6 0
Ole Miss 0 3 0     0 3 0
Georgia Tech 0 3 0     0 4 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1900 Sewanee Tigers football team represented the Sewanee Tigers of Sewanee: The University of the South in the 1900 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. The loss to Virginia was the first loss since 1897.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 13 Bethel* McGee FieldSewanee, Tennessee W 33–0  
October 17 Cumberland McGee Field • Sewanee, Tennessee W 18–0  
October 27 at Georgia Atlanta W 21–6  
October 29 Georgia Tech Atlanta W 34–0  
November 5 vs. North Carolina* Atlanta T 0–0  
November 10 at Nashville Nashville, Tennessee W 12–0  
November 17 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) W 11–10  
November 29 at Virginia* Richmond, Virginia L 17–5  
All times are in Eastern.

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Players[edit]

Varsity lettermen[edit]

Line[edit]

Player Position Games
started
Hometown Prep school Height Weight Age
Ralph Peters Black end
Richard E. Bolling tackle
William "Wild Bill" Claiborne guard
L. C. Dickerson guard
John William "Deacon" Jones tackle
Joseph Lee Kirby-Smith tackle
Hugh Miller Thompson "Bunny" Pearce end
Henry D. Phillips guard
William H. Poole center

Backfield[edit]

Player Position Games
started
Hometown Prep school Height Weight Age
Preston S. Brooks back
Charles B. Colmore back
Rupert Colmore halfback
Ringland F. "Rex" Kilpatrick halfback
Henry "Diddy" Seibels halfback
Ormond Simkins fullback
J. L. Suter back
William "Warbler" Wilson quarterback

Subs[edit]

Player Position Hometown Prep school Height Weight Age
William Aiken
James G. Anderson
R. N. Atkinson
E. H. Blount
Henry T. Bull
Geoffrey Cadman
Thaddeus Cheatham
M. M. Cook
Harris G. Cope quarterback
W. E. Cox
J. W. Crane
A. T. Davidson
Thomas Evans
George Floyd
John Gilliam
Leidy Hagerty
R. E. Helvey
Cadwallader Jones
Raymond Knight
Maynard Marshall
C. M. Murray
C. W. Radford
Ira C. Somers
J. H. Swann
Royal Tucker
Ed Ward
Halsey Werlein

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2004 Sewanee football media guide" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-03-09. 
  2. ^ "1900". Sewanee Alumni News: 13. 1949.