American Football Database
American Football Database
1889 Penn Quakers football
1889 record7–6
Head coachWoody Wagenhorst (2nd season)
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The 1889 Penn Quakers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Pennsylvania in the 1889 college football season. In its second season under head coach Woody Wagenhorst, the team compiled a 7–6 record and outscored opponents by a total of 198 to 165.[1] No Penn players were honored on the 1889 All-America team.


October 3Philadelphia All-StarsPhiladelphia, PAW 30–6
October 5SwarthmorePhiladelphia, PAW 82–0
October 12at RutgersNew Brunswick, NJW 4–0
October 19LehighPhiladelphia, PAW 6–4
October 26PrincetonPhiladelphia, PAL 4–72
October 30YalePhiladelphia, PAL 10–20
November 2at HarvardCambridge, MAL 0–35
November 6at [[{{{school}}}|Lafayette]]Easton, PAL 8–10
November 9at Columbia
  • Berkeley Oval
  • New York, NY
W 24–0
November 16RutgersPhiladelphia, PAW 14–0
November 20at LehighBethlehem, PAL 0–8
November 23LafayettePhiladelphia, PAW 14–0
November 28vs. [[{{{school}}}|Wesleyan]]New York, NYL 2–10