The 1897 Greensburg Athletic Association season was their eighth season in existence. The team finished 10-1.

1897 Greensburg Athletic Association season
Head Coach George Barclay
Home Field Athletic Park (Offut Field)
Results
Record 10-1
Place No divisions
Playoff Finish No playoffs
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1896 1898

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Game Date Opponent Result
1 September 25, 1897 Swissvale Athletic Club W 22-6
2 October 2, 1897 Jeannette Athletic Club[1] W 74-0
3 October 9, 1897 Pittsburgh Imperials W 90-0
4 October 16, 1897 Geneva College W 34-0
5 October 24, 1897 Altoona Athletic Club W 28-0
6 October 30, 1897 Wheeling Tigers W 30-0
7 November 3, 1897 Western University of Pennsylvania W 47-0
8 November 6, 1897 at Duquesne Country and Athletic Club W 24-6
9 November 20, 1897 Latrobe Athletic Association L 12-6
10 November 24, 1897 Pittsburgh Athletic Club[2] W 16-0
11 November 26, 1897 at Latrobe Athletic Association W 6-0

Season-by-season[edit | edit source]

Year W L T PCT PtsF PtsA Finish Coach League
1890 0 2 1 .000 6 40 No coach? Independent
1891 0 2 0 .000 0 10 No coach? Independent
1892 0 2 0 .000 2 34 No coach? Independent
1893 0 1 0 .000 0 10 No coach? Independent
1894 6 1 1 .750 117 18 Charlie Atherton Independent
1895 8 2 1 .727 175 24 Charlie Atherton Independent
1896 6 1 1 .750 92 22 Alfred Sigman Independent
1897 10 1 0 .909 377 24 George Barclay Independent
1898 6 2 1 .667 163 12 George Barclay Independent
1899 [[]] Independent
1900 3 6 1 .300 66 65 Ralph Hutchinson Independent
Totals 39 20 6 .600 998 259 (including playoffs)

Game notes[edit | edit source]

  1. 10 Greensburg players each scored touchdowns.
  2. Thanksgiving Classic

References[edit | edit source]

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