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1949 Farmington Football Team

Top Row: (from left) Coach Walter Grebe, Carroll Baylor, Dale Blackmer, Assistant Coach Cecil Stinson.

Second Row: (from left) Bob Youngblood, Keith "Pete" Colvin, Jon Clayton, Dick Barley, Harry Holmes, Ray Fatheree.

Third Row: (from left) Joe Almasi, Leslie "Tex" Franks, Norm Blackmer, Jim Brentz, Gene Muzzarelli, Sam Yancick.

Fourth Row: (from left) Jim Poll it, Lyle Morgan, Bill Muzzarelli, Pat Threw, Allen Strong, Gene Ross, Don Schoonoever, Ivan Black


After producing unbeaten seasons in 1945 and 1946, coach Walter Grebe's Farmington squad went 10-1 in 1947 and 8-1 in 1948 before returning to the unbeaten ranks in 1949.

Again Illio conference champions for the fourth straight season, the 1949 Farmers produced four shutouts and outscored its foes 239 to 59.

The sternest team faced by Farmington came at the end of the year when the annual season-ending game with Canton was won 18-14.

 

 

THE 1949 SEASON
Farmington 26, Tremont 0 Farmington 19, Eureka 0
Farmington 24, Washington 13 Farmington 37, Cuba 6
Farmington 24, Morton 0 Farmington 38, Dunlap 12
Farmington 33, Chillicothe 13 Faarmington 18, Canton 14
Farmington 20, Lewistown 0