1903 Penn Quakers football team

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1903 Penn Quakers football
ConferenceIndependent
1903 record9–3
Head coach Carl S. Williams (2nd season)
Captain Sol Metzger
Home stadium Franklin Field
Seasons
  1902
1904  
1903 Eastern college football independents records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Princeton     1100
Yale     1110
Columbia     910
Dartmouth     910
Geneva     910
Temple     410
Lehigh     921
Harvard     930
Penn     930
Army     621
Carlisle     621
Amherst     730
Lafayette     730
Cornell     631
Colgate     421
Penn State     530
Brown     541
Syracuse     540
Fordham     110
Frankin & Marshall     551
Rutgers     441
Villanova     220
Tufts     580
Pittsburgh College     350
Wesleyan     361
NYU     250
New Hampshire     261
Western U. Penn.     181

The 1903 Penn Quakers football team represented the University of Pennsylvania in the 1903 college football season. The Quakers finished with a 9–3 record in their second year under head coach Carl S. Williams. Significant games included victories over Penn State (39–0), Brown (30–0), and Cornell (42–0), and losses to Columbia (18–6), Harvard (17–10), and Carlisle (16–6). The 1903 Penn team outscored its opponents by a combined total of 370 to 57. [1] [2] Guard Frank Piekarski was the only Penn player to receive recognition on the 1903 College Football All-America Team; Piekarski received third-team honors from Walter Camp. [3]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 26 Dickinson W 27–0
September 30 Franklin & Marshall
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 17–0
October 3 Lehigh
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 16–0
October 7 Haverford
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 58–0
October 10 Penn State
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 39–0
October 14 Gettysburg
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 72–0
October 17 Brown
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 30–0
October 24at Columbia L 6–18
October 31 Bucknell
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 47–6
November 7 Harvard
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA (rivalry)
L 10–17
November 14 Carlisle
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
L 6–16
November 26 Cornell
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA (rivalry)
W 42–0

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The 1901 Penn Quakers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Pennsylvania as an independent during the 1901 college football season. In its tenth season under head coach George Washington Woodruff, the team compiled a 10–5 record and outscored opponents by a total of 203 to 121. Significant games included victories over Penn State (23–6), Chicago (11–0), and Carlisle (16–14), and losses to Navy (6–5), Harvard (33–6), and Army (24–0).

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The 1896 Penn Quakers football team represented the University of Pennsylvania in the 1896 college football season. The Quakers finished with a 14–1 record in their fifth year under head coach and College Football Hall of Fame inductee, George Washington Woodruff. Significant games included victories over Navy (8–0), Carlisle (21–0), Penn State (27–0), Harvard (8–6), and Cornell (32–10), and its sole loss against undefeated national champion Lafayette (6–4). The 1896 Penn team outscored its opponents by a combined total of 326 to 24.

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References

  1. "1903 Pennsylvania Quakers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  2. "Pennsylvania Yearly Results (1900-1904)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  3. "Walter Camp Names All American Team". The Trenton Times. 1903-12-10.