Edited and Prepared by Guy E. March
Vol. XVI No. 1 Sept. - Oct., 1949
South Dakota School of Mines Football Team
45 Years Ago
Personnel of this team was practically intact for three years and never had their goal line crossed in the seasons of 1903, 1904, and 1905. The last team to play under the three-down, five-yard rule and the last to play before the introduction of the forward pass.
Mass plays and end runs were the feature. �E. B. Coolidge (MinE 06)
TOP ROW LEFT TO RIGHT: Marshall, Willard (MinE 09)*; Smith, Amos (Ex 08); Hartgering Jamie (Ex 06)*; Gaines, Bill (MinE 06); Seiter, Herbert (MinE 06); Ellerman. Otto (MinE 07); Matson, Ole (Ex 06); Anderson, Oscar (MinE 05).
SECOND ROW LEFT TO RIGHT: Dayman, Claude (Ex 06)*; Brockett, Ted (Ex 06); Hunt, Chas., "Cy" (Ex 96)*, Manager; Bryant, Frank (MinE 07), Captain; Henderson, Coach; Overpeck, Hollis (MinE 05)*; Winters, Fred (MinE 08).
THIRD ROW LEFT TO RIGHT: Sparling, William (MinE 08)*; Coolidge, Nutz (MinE 06); Overpeck, Lem (MinE 08); Matson, Bernard (MinE 07).
"M" Day, October 7, 1949
Mines Homecoming, July 21, 22, 23, 1950