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i92$ football Season
I I)' 1025 football season marks an epoch in athletics at this college. ) This team was one of the best ever developed at Science. We have witnessed this year a brand of football which is probably seldom staged by a college of this rating—a brand of football creditable to any institution.
Wildcats 7 A. C. Frosh 20
Wildcats 7 Jamestown 7
Wildcats 0 Moorhead 0
Wildcats . 61 Morris 0
Wildcats . 54 Kllcndalc . . . 0
Total . . . 129 Total 27
A. C. GAME
The first game of the season found the Wildcats matched against the rugged A. C. Freshmen. This was one of the most important games of the season, because it afforded the Coach an insight to the defects in teamwork. During this game our line played a very creditable game, but this factor was utterly overwhelmed by the lack of generalship in the hacklield. At the end of the first half the Frosh men had completed three touchdowns, all via the end run route.
1 his score was disheartening to Coach Bute's light and untried grid-ders. A brief talk between halves served an inestimable stimulant, as the game proceeded and found every man playing to the full extent of his ability. I his culminated in an impregnable defense and also enabled them to tally. The game ended 20 to 7.
After a week of hard training in which an attempt was made to repair all weaknesses in the team, the Wildcats brushed whiskers with James town College. Several changes had been made in the backfield, which materially strengthened the team. F.arlv in the game our squad gained the ball on Jamestown's fortv-fivc-yard line. The boys immediately
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Archie’s tonnage terminated mam of the opponent-' plavs. lie is especially goed in opening holes in the opposing line. He was given a guard position oil the All-Conference team.
l.cs held down a position a- half. He is an experienced man and was of considcraMe aid to the team.
Ra i- a tvpe of plaver that makes a winning squad. His ahiliti to call signals and pa— added a great deal of strength to the hackfield. Rav was chosen All-Conference quarterback.
Albert Was the lightest man in the line. Ill- ability to get through the opponents line made him a valuable plaver. lie placed offensive guard and defensive center.
Rill’- ability to play two positions gieatlv strengthened the line. When on the defense Rill brought down many a runner, lie was voted center of the second All-Conference team.
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opened up with a series of forward passes, mixed in occasionally with a line smash and an end run. This unexpected attack so early in the game carried them within four yards of their opponents' goal. Line bucks were then adhered to. but to no avail as they lost the ball on downs. A punt carried the hall out of the danger one. where it remained until alter the first quarter. At the opening of the second quarter, Jamestown intercepted a pass and carried the ball close to the goal line. They then concentrated their efforts upon the line and after a few successful plunges they succeeded in scoring. The half ended 7 to 0.
The L’p-states kicked off in the opening of the second half. Our team again opened up with a series of end runs and passes. One of Jamestown’s players roughed a passer and they were penalized half the distance to the goal line. The penalty put new vigor into our squad and after a couple of successful end runs it scored. In the remaining quarter the Wildcats carried the hall twice within the opponents’ four-yard-line, but both times fumbles stopped them from scoring. The game ended 7 to 7.
Saturday morning, October 3. the Wildcats motored to Moorhead, Minnesota, where they played the Pcds. This game matched our team with one of the strongest in the conference. Owing to several other football games being played in Moorhead the same day, an agreement had been made to have the Pcds and Wildcats play in the forenoon. The bright sun shone down upon the heavy frost from the previous night and made a very slippery field. Tiuler this handicap both teams struggled valiantly for the championship.
In the opening of the game the Peds forced our team to retreat for several first downs. They then adhered to line bucks in an attempt to score, but to no avail, as the Wildcats concentrated their defense upon the line and the Pcds lost the ball on downs. A punt carried the ball out of the danger zone, where it remained until the latter part of the second quarter. Shortly before the ending of the first half our team opened up with a series of forward passes, which gained for them yard after yard. The Wildcats forced the Peds to retreat rapidly and the ending of the half without a doubt was all that barred our team from completing a touchdown.
In the opening of the second half Moorhead came back strong. Twice they carried the ball to within one down of scoring, but each time the Wildcats rallied and very ably defended the goal. The ball was then punted out of the danger zone, where it remained all of the third and the greater part of the fourth quarters. As the time was rapidly drawing to a close, Moorhead made several substitutions in an attempt to score.
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