1915 Tempe Normal Owls football team

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1915 Tempe Normal Owls football
Conference Independent
1915 record 3–2
Head coach George Schaeffer (2nd season)
Home stadium Normal Field
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The 1915 Tempe Normal Owls football team was an American football team that represented Tempe Normal School (later renamed Arizona State University) as an independent during the 1915 college football season. In their second season under head coach George Schaeffer, the Owls compiled a (3–2) record, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 125-36. Tempe Normal's team captain was Kelly Moeur. The Owls finished (2-1) at home and (1-1) on the road. All home games were played at Normal Field in Tempe, Arizona.

Season Summary[edit]

During the rivalry matchup in Tucson, Tempe Normal fell 7-0 to Arizona in the season opener. In the home opener at Normal Field, the Owls outlasted Phoenix Union High School 14-7. Tempe Normal recorded a 32-0 home shutout victory over the Phoenix Indians Alumni. It marked the first ever meeting between the teams in school history. The Owls earned their 3rd straight win, as they beat NAU 72-3 in Tempe. It marked the first ever meeting between the teams in school history. Tempe Normal closed the season with a 19-7 home loss to the Phoenix Indians at Normal Field.

Tempe Normal's roster included: (Ellis Adams, John Barry, Leo Buck, Cal Chase, Edwin Coffin, Herbert Enderton, Robert Finch, Jack Foster, Fenn Harris, Lewis Maier, Ken McLennan, Kelly Moeur, John Pascale, Leo Ruck, & Jesse Turner).

Team Statistical Leaders & Awards[edit]


  • 2007 Arizona State Football Media Guide