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stalwarts who got into togs an d bega n to p ract ice in o r der to u ph old th e glo r y o f O ld Per u on the grid iron. T his number continu ed fa ith fu l to th e end as two fu ll t eams were out and scrimmaged two nights before th e last game. The season opened with a bang when Verdon went down to d e feat by a I 3·6 coun t . Th en followed the opening game at Peru with Hamburg, Iowa, who in t u rn bowed h er head to a 16·0 defeat. Nebraska City came down to take Per u's scalp a nd d id by a 20·21 sco re after a hard-fought and spectacular game. W ith Falls City th e Prep Sch ool played a scoreless tic. 0·0, this being the second tie in two succeed ing years. Paw n ee C ity le ft Per u in t h e dust when Peru was defeated 44·0 . But reven ge is sweet and H avelock went h o m e with a 14·0 score against them. P lattsmouth came next an d car ried off h onors by a 14·0 sco re. On Turkey D ay Auburn came to Peru and played a 0·0 game; this is our worst reg ret fo r our "Friendly Enemy," Auburn , has n ever beaten Peru . Th e team of "24" could not have been excelled for its clean play in g a n d s ports man sh ip. They won without bragging and th en met defeat with a g rin. Opp. Peru I3 Verdon (there) ......................................................................... ... 6 Hamburg (h ere ) ....................................................................... ... 0 16 20 Nebraska City (here ) ............................. ........................... .. ....... . 2 1 fa lls Cit y ( th ere)................................................. ............... ....... . 0 0 Pawnee City (th ere) .. ..... :............................................................ 44 0 H avelock ( here) ............... ........................................................... 0 14 Plattsmouth (there) .................................................................... 14 ·0· Auburn (here) ............................... ........................................... .. 0 0 Page 118

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1925 - The Peruvian  

1925 yearbook for Peru State College, Peru, Nebraska

1925 - The Peruvian  

1925 yearbook for Peru State College, Peru, Nebraska

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