1908 Sewanee Tigers football team

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1908 Sewanee Tigers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1908 record 4–1–3 (1–1–1 SIAA)
Head coach Harry Van Surdam (1st season)
Captain Lawrence Markley
Home stadium McGee Field
Seasons
← 1907
1909 →
1908 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
LSU + 2 0 0     10 0 0
Auburn + 4 1 0     6 1 0
Vanderbilt 3 0 1     7 2 1
Tennessee 3 2 0     7 2 0
Georgia Tech 4 3 0     6 3 0
Georgia 2 2 1     5 2 1
Alabama 1 1 1     6 1 1
Sewanee 1 1 1     4 1 3
Mississippi A&M 1 3 0     3 4 0
Ole Miss 0 2 0     3 5 0
Mercer 0 3 0     3 4 0
Clemson 0 4 0     1 6 0
Nashville            
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1908 Sewanee Tigers football team represented the Sewanee Tigers of Sewanee: The University of the South during the 1908 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. Sewanee fought rival Vanderbilt to a scoreless tie.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 3, 1908 Mooney School* McGee FieldSewanee, Tennessee W 29–0  
October 10, 1908 Castle Heights* McGee Field • Sewanee, Tennessee W 35–2  
October 17, 1908 at Virginia* Norfolk, Virginia T 0–0  
October 24, 1908 at Auburn Birmingham, Alabama L 0–6  
October 31, 1908 at Kentucky* Lexington, Kentucky W 12–0  
November 7, 1908 at Saint Louis* St. Louis, Missouri T 6–6  
November 14, 1908 at Georgia Tech Atlanta W 6–0  
November 26, 1908 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) T 6–6  
*Non-conference game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sewanee Fights Vandy A Tie". Atlanta Constitution. November 27, 1908. p. 4. Retrieved September 21, 2015 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ "1908 Sewanee football schedule".