1908 Sewanee Tigers football team

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1908 Sewanee Tigers football
ConferenceSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1908 record4–1–3 (1–1–1 SIAA)
Head coachHarry Van Surdam (1st season)
CaptainLawrence Markley
Home stadiumHardee Field
Seasons
← 1907
1909 →
1908 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
LSU + 2 0 0     10 0 0
Auburn + 4 1 0     6 1 0
Vanderbilt 3 0 1     7 2 1
Tennessee 3 2 0     7 2 0
Georgia Tech 4 3 0     6 3 0
Georgia 2 2 1     5 2 1
Alabama 1 1 1     6 1 1
Sewanee 1 1 1     4 1 3
Mississippi A&M 1 3 0     3 4 0
Ole Miss 0 2 0     3 5 0
Mercer 0 3 0     3 4 0
Clemson 0 4 0     1 6 0
Nashville            
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1908 Sewanee Tigers football team represented the Sewanee Tigers of Sewanee: The University of the South during the 1908 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. Sewanee fought rival Vanderbilt to a scoreless tie.[1]

Schedule[edit]

DateTimeOpponentSiteResultAttendance
October 3Mooney School*W 29–0
October 10Castle Heights*
  • Hardee Field
  • Sewanee, TN
W 35–2
October 17at Virginia*Norfolk, VAT 0–0
October 2412:00 p.m.at Auburn
L 0–63,000
October 31at Kentucky State College*Lexington, KYW 12–0
November 7at Saint Louis*St. Louis, MOT 6–6
November 14at Georgia TechW 6–0
November 26at VanderbiltT 6–6
  • *Non-conference game

[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sewanee Fights Vandy A Tie". Atlanta Constitution. November 27, 1908. p. 4. Retrieved September 21, 2015 – via Newspapers.com. open access
  2. ^ "1908 Sewanee football schedule".