Penn History

This exhibit was created in April 2006 by Nicholas Gutowski, College Class of 2009

Summary

Football team, 1882

This team was had no coach; students alone were responsible for the existence of the team and for all fundraising, scheduling, training and strategies on the field.

Team Members

  • A.J. Gray, ’84 (captain)
  • Llewellyn Barry, ’84
  • John C. Bell, ’84 Law
  • H.W. Biddle, ’85
  • T.B. Bradford, Med.
  • W.S. Harvey, ’85 Law
  • W.W. Noble, ’85
  • Gus. Remak, Jr., ’84 Law
  • Geo. Sergeant, ’84
  • S.L. Shober, ’85
  • Paul Thompson, ’85

Date Opponent Location Score Outcome
Penn Opponent
Oct. 14 Crescent   5 goals, 7 touchdowns 3 safeties Win
Oct. 28 Princeton   0 9 goals, 3 touchdowns Loss
Nov. 4 Rutgers   1 touchdown 3 touchdowns, 1 safety Loss
Nov. 11 Princeton   0 10 goals, 4 touchdowns Loss
Nov. 18 Rutgers   2 touchdowns 1 goal, 2 touchdowns, 1 safety Loss
Nov. 25 Lafayette   1 goal, 3 touchdowns 2 safeties Win