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Norms McCrary Tackle Claude Teel End Lavelle Murphy End Baiijo Holloway Cenier OLD RIVALS Following a 15 yard penalty on Tech and an incom- plete pass by Centenary, Cotton Barnes and Bob Barrie led a march that carried the ball to the Bulldog five- yard marker. Barnes then picked up the final five yards, in three tries and a touchdown; adding the extra point on a kick from placement. Although the ball was wet and slippery, both teams went to the air. Tech tried fifteen passes and eleven were incomplete. Centenary tried ten and completed four. With Whitehurst helping Barnes and Barrie on the running plays, the Gents gained 130 yards on 35 running plays to Tech ' s 95 on 36 plays. Whitehurst had the best average with 6.1 yards per trial. Each team made seven first downs. John Manson Back Delwin Heft Back
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Max Bowerman Back Merrel Lewellen Center Ted Olzack End Jimmie Patterson End GENTS The long sought for football victory by the Centenary College Gents arrived when the Maroon and White turned back the Southwestern University Lynx of Mem- phis 13-7. It was the final game at Centenary stadium for thirteen seniors of the local squad. Those saying farewell to the students of Centenary were Joe Steeples, Leon Allen, Aubrey Bardon, Curtis Jones, Dub Partin, Nedd Looney, Jimmie Patterson, Ted Olzack, Ed White- hurst, Weenie Bynum, John Clark, Max Bowerman, and Alvin Birkelback. After battling scoreless the first half the Gents came through to win 19-0 over the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs at Ruston. It was the second victory of the season for the Gents and their tenth in twelve engagements with the Bulldogs since 1921. BEAT Leon Apgar End Aubrey Bardon Tackle
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The 1939 Freshman football squad. THE JUNIOR GENTS One of the hardest working and most aggressive group of freshmen Centenary has ever seen showed up last fail to represent Iheir class in the football world. While their offense never was worked to perfection, their defense was really something to stand up and cheer about. The Junior Gents started this season off with a scoreless tie against Northeast Center. Holding the Indians from Monroe on their own three-yard stripe in the closing minutes of play, the Frosh gave us one of the most thrilling finishes to a football game we have had the pleasure of seeing. In their second game, the Freshmen trounced the Louisiana Tech Bullpups 28 to 6 with an effec- tive aerial attack. The next major conflict was with Lamar Junior College at Beaumont, Texas, where the Junior Gents came out on the short end, 7 to 0, despite the outstanding kicking on the part of Mayo Faith. In their final game with Louisiana Normal Frosh, they lost 12 to 6 after three scoreless periods. Outstanding among the freshmen this year were Mayo Faith with his kicking ability, Charles Birtman with his passing and line crashing, and Hose Weatherford, receiving Birtman ' s passes at right end. In reality, all of the boys deserve mention and we are looking forward to some good varsity ma- terial next year.
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