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Jones. P. S.
Lambeth, M, T,
Leggett, C. L.
Lowe, F. R.
McDonald, A. M.
McDonald, S.\m
McIner, Herman
Merritt, Jack
Moore. L. H.
Parker, F. P
Poindexter. F, C.
Poole, J. W".

Po'lNER, \V. S.

Purser, J. R.



Pritchard, W. G.
Ranson, M. D.
Ranson, p. J.
Robinson, George
Sams, J. R.
Scarborough, A. M.
Shepard, Carlyle
Smiley, T. B.
Smith, W. E.
Solomon, A. S.
Sparrow. George
Starling. H. C.
Teague, S. B.
Thomas, Charles
Thorpe, R. ^ .
Tripplett, N. B
L'NDErwood. W. E.' 1
Waters, Z. J.
Whitaker. F. O.
Yarborough. Hill



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Football — Season of 1924



W. McK. Fetter
R. A. Fetzer
P. Y. Matthews
J. Poole

Epstein
Matthews

FORDHAM .

Robinson .
McIvER

HOGAN

Braswell
Devtn

BoNNER

Sparrow .
Merritt .



Coach

Coach

Captain

Manager



TEAM



Left End

Left Tackle

Left Guard

Center

Right Guard

Right Tackle

. Right End

Quarterback

Halfback

Halfback

Fullback



Hackney, Underwood, Fordham, J. B., Haw field
SEASON BY SCORES

Wake Forest

Yale

Trinity

State

\Iaryland

South Carolina

Y. M. I.

Davidson

Virginia



Carolina


b


Carolina





Carolina


b


Carolina


10


Carolina


-


Carolina


-


Carolina


3


Carolina


b


Carolina






From the standpoint of scores, our season was not impressive. Houe\er. it is a part of the
Fetzer system, under which we ha\-e been for the past four years and for which we ha\e a grand
average of jb.i'^c (excluding Yale games), to urge the men to go down to Emerson Field daily and
fight for the game; to learn to fight squarely and fairly .and to let the scores takecare of themselves.
Such is their philosophy and, win or lose, coaches, while you continue to teach it, we are back ot you
to a man. The Student Body of North Carolina can never be said to be "fair weather sailors." only.

Carolina went into the Thanksgiving Game on Lambeth Field ready for the crucial game of
the season. On it depended the success or failure of the season. Those men went in there picked to
lose, but they still had that determination to play the game for all they were worth. Carolina was
depending on .Merritt to bear the brunt of the attack and to do all the punting, but an injury to
his ankle forced the fullback out of the game after the first quarter. Sparrow was then forced to
take up the burden of outpunting Maphis. Quite a job, but he did it.

Well, Virginia won the game. Cuddy, taking quick advantage of a Carolina fumble, recovered
the ball on our 8-yard line. Then Diffey, the outstanding Virginia player on the field, carried it
across the line for the winning and only score of the game. It was Virginia's first victory over
Carolina since iqio.

Bonner's running back of punts, the work of Epstein on the defense, the punting of Sparrow,
and the all-round fighting spirit of Captain Matthews (playing his last g£me for Carolina), were
the features of the game from our standpoint.

WIN FROM STATE
The Annual Fair Week Game with N. C. State resulted in a lo-o victory for the Tar Heels,
making it four out of six wins for Carolina since gridiron relations were resumed in iqiq. A crowd
of about 1 5 ,000 persons saw the game, exceeding the record-breaking crowd of the year before when
13,000 saw Carolina administer a 14-0 defeat to the Farmers. Carolina's 10 points were made by
Sparrow, as the result of a dropkick from the 17-yard line and an intensi\e air attack which was
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MARYLAND UNABLE TO CROSS OUR LINE ON THE GROUND
Carolina made a very favorable showing against the strong Maryland team which last season
tied the Pennsylvania team in Philadelphia and defeated us 14-0- The margin of Maryland victorv
this time was Hall, a marvelous drop-kicker. He shot the ball through the goal posts twice during
the game; once from the 40- and once from the 25-yard line.

SOUTH CAROLINA COMES FOR REVENGE
South Carolina, led by their redoubtable Meyer, came to The Hill on November ist. deter-
mined on revenge for the overwhelming defeat we handed them in their own backyard last season
In that game the Tar Heels made 21 first downs, scored 13 points, and at the same time held the
Gamecocks scoreless and first downless. In the game this year Carolina made 7 first downs to 4
for South Carolina, but they won 10-7. Devin scored Carolina's touchdown with the finest ex-
hibition of broken field running of the game.

DEFEAT V. M. I.
Carolina met V, M. I . in Chapel Hill on November 8th in the homecoming game of the year.
Smarting under two successive defeats, the Tar Heels played the best game of the year and won
3-0. It was Jack Merritt, hard-smashing fullback, who was mainly responsible for this victory, and
incidentally it was the second time in three years he has battered his way through and around the
Flying Cadets It was his 37-yard run around right end in the third quarter that pa\ed the way
for a drop-kick by Quarterback Hackney, substituting for Dc\in, that won the game.

ADMINISTER DAVIDSON HER FIRST HOME DEFEAT IN HISTORY
Carolina overturned a lifelong precedent by defeating Davidson on her homegrounds, the
score being b-o. the result of two drop-kicks by Hackney Carolina made 1 5 first downs to 5 for
Davidson.

EASILY DEFEAT DUKE
Starting the season with a new coach, Duke had not built up much of a team when we met
them. They did play a good defensive game, however, holding our second string to a b-o score.

WAKE HAD GOOD TEAM
Losing to Wake Forest by a lone point was the greatest upset of the season. However. Wake
Forest claims to have had the best team in her history, and considering the strength of her team,
and the fact that they easily defeated Washington and Lee (considered by many as the outstanding
team in the Southern Conference), our i-point defeat was no disgrace.

ASSISTANT CO.ACHES WHO HAD CHARGE OF THE FIRST YEAR RESERVES




Reading Irom Icit to right :
PoiNDEXTER, old Carolina star tackle
Pritchard, /ormer Carolina caf^tain and guard
Lowe, former Carolina captain and quarterback



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Baseball — Season of 1924



Bill Fetzer
Herman Bryson .
Henry Lineberger



Casey Morris
Bill Dodderrer
Monk McDonald
Johnny Johnson
Homer Starling
Chas. Thomas
Rabbit Bonner
John Coffee
Cart Carmichael
Sentel Jones
Hoot Gibson
Herman Bryson
Bill Ferabee
Bill Poyner
Homer Coltrane



TEAM



SCHEDULE



Coach
Captain
Manager



Catcher

. First Base

Second Base

Shortstop

Third Base

Third Base

Left Field

Center Field

Right Field

Right Field

Center Field

Pitcher

Pitcher

Pitcher

Pitcher



Carolina


b


Guilford


I


Carolina


3


Elon


2


Carolina


ID


Durham Bulls


■4


Carolina


I


Trinity





Carolina


b


Davidson




Carolina


3


Lenoir


3


Carolina


8


V. P. L


3


Carolina


q


W. &. L.


5


Carolina




Virginia


4


Carolina


3


Wake Forest


10


Carolina


3


Virginia


2


Carolina


13


Virginia


9


Carolina


3


Hampden-Sidney


2


Carolina


2


N. C. State


3


Carolina


7


N. C. State


7


Carolina


3


Trinity


4


Carolina


2


Mercer


h


Carolina


2


Mercer


5


Carolina


2


Alabama


b


Carolina





Alabama




Carolina


2


Georgia


1 1


Carolina


I


Georgia


4


Carolina


2


Wake Forest


3



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Baseball, the Season



Carolina enjoyed a successful baseball season in that the Tar Heels made a clean sweep of the
Virginia series, winning in Charlottesville, in Chapel Hill, and in Greensboro. Virginia has beaten
us. then, only once in four seasons. Quite a record in itself.

The team got off to a good start by capturing the opening contest with Guilford, 6-0. The
heavy bat of "Casey" Morris, together with the superb twirling of the Carolina aces, Bryson and
Ferebee. turned the trick. They allowed but 4 hits between them for the game.

The next game, with Elon, went ten innings, Carolina winning, 3-2. This time it was "Hoot"
Gibson, right fielder, who sent in the winning run with a slashing triple in the tenth.

Captain Bryson hurled one of the greatest games of his career in the game with Trinity in
Durham on April iqth, which the Tar Heels won, i-o. It was a pretty pitching duel between the
Carolina hurler, and Sanderson for the Methodists, each allowing only 3 hits. Bryson, however, kept
his scattered.

The annual Easter Monday Game with Davidson was dropped in Gastonia by the score of
7-b. Carolina had apparently sewed the game up behind the masterly pitching of Ferebee when
Coach Bill decided to relieve him and try out some of the more inexperienced pitchers. Davidson
soon got onto the delivery of Moore. Poyner, and Coltrane, who in turn succeeded Ferebee and
themselves, and won the game.

Lenoir was met in Hickory, and Carolina again lost, 3-1 . Moose, pitching for Lenoir, kept his
hits well scattered and received fine assistance from his teammates. Bryson was the losing pitcher,
although he onl>- allowed 5 hits and issued i pass. He struck out nine men. Moose gave up 6 hits,
fanned b and walked none.

CAROLINA INVADES VIRGINIA

Following these two defeats, the Tar Heels next invaded Virginia, and defeated in succession,
V. P. I., Washington & Lee, and Virginia. The team defeated the Virginians 7-4, before a crowd
of 3.500 persons. Bryson. for the ninth time, held the Virginians at bay.

Returning to The Hill, the Tar Heels played an erratic game against Wake Forest on April
iqth, and the Baptists won, 10-3. The team made 7 errors, while Wake chalked up 4. Ferebee and
Coltrane replaced Bryson in succession after the second inning, but they fared even worse. Jones
pitched well for Wake Forest, yielding but b hits.

In the second game of the series with Virginia, Carolina again won, but it required 10 innings
to do it A crowd of 5,000 saw "Rabbit " Bonner, lead-off man in the eighth inning, start the fire-
works with a double to center. A single by Coffee. Morris' sacrifice fly and an error by the Virginia
catcher sent Bonner and Coffee across the plate with the tying runs. It was in the tenth that
"Touchdown" Jones smote the ball through .shortstop and sent Morris home with the winning
run. It was Bryson's tenth victory over the Old Dominion lads in baseball. Holland pitched for
Virginia.

The third game of the series was played the following day in Greensboro, and it was a slugfest
which Carolina got the best of, and won, 1 3-q, A crowd estimated at 7,000 saw the contest. Vir-
ginia fought hard to prevent a clean sweep, but Captain Bryson, Virginia's nemesis, rushed to the
breach in the third inning and, relieving Coltrane, held the game in the palm of his hand until the
ninth, when a belated rally almost caused the Tar Heels trouble.

Following an easy win over Hampden-Sydney, the Tar Heels lost a heartbreaking game to
State on our homcgrounds by the score of 3-2 . Coffee's homer with McDonald on in the first proved
not enough to hold the Farmers in. They came from behind, supported by superb pitching, in the
fifth and tied the score and won the game in the sixth. Bryson, except for the fatal fifth and sixth
frames, did not allow a single safety. Playing the final game of the series in Raleigh the following
Monday. State again overcame a 2-run lead, obtained in the first inning, and definitely put the
Carolina team out of the race for State title, winning. 7-2.

For the third successive game, the Carolina team opened the first frame by scoring 2 runs, only
to be nosed out later in the game. The third time was against Trinity. For the second time, this
2-run lead was due to a home run, and each time McDonald was on base. In this game, Captain
Bryson faced the pitching ace of the Methodists. Both men were hit freely, Carolina connecting
for 8 safeties off Dempster, and the Methodists retaliating with 7 off Bryson. Spikes was the out-
standing Trinity player of the game. He got 4 hits out of 4 trips, 2 singles, a homer and a triple.
McDonald was the big man at the bat for Carolina. He got 2 singles and a triple.

Next. Carolina jumped off on the Southern trip minus four regulars who were unable to make
the trip because of studies and injuries. Those unable to go were Captain Bryson, "Rabbit"
Bonner (who split his finger on a foul ball during the Trinity Game), John Coffee, and "Monk"
McDonald. Handicapped by the loss of these regulars, the team had as unsuccessful a trip as the
Northern one was successful. Every game of the trip was lost; two games to Mercer, two to
Alabama, and two to Georgia.

The last game of the season was a corker. It was played at Wake Forest with the Baptists,
and it turned out to be a pitchers' battle between Jones of Wake, and Poyner of Carolina. The
battle lasted 1 2 long innings and ended with Wake Forest holding the 3 end of a 2-3 score. During
the game, the Wake boys secured 8 hits off Poyner's delivery, while Carolina was connecting 7
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Track Season 1924



Bob Fetzer.






Coach




0. M. Abernethy






Captain




A. Shackle .




TEAM


Manager






Dashes:


Teague, S. B.
Whitaker, H. F.




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Middle Distances: Milstead, Andy
Parker, Fred
Jonas, Cholly








Distances:


Ranson, Dale
Thach, Harry
Purser, Johnny
Lamaeth, M. T.




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Moore, "'Specs"
HuGGiNs, Billy
Yarborough, Hill








Field Events:


Abernethy, O. M.
FoRDHAM, Chris
fordham, j. b
Ranson, Lacy
Milstead. Jack


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SCHEDULE
Winter Carnival held at Asheville: Carolina, first; Furman, second; University
of S. C, third; Wake Forest, fourth.



Dual Meet Carolina


7*3


1-2


Clemson


35


-2


Dual Meet Carolina


90




V. P. L


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'Triangular Meet Carolina


79


2-3


Univ. of Georgia
Univ. of S. C.


40
b


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Dual Meet Carolina


76


1-3


Georgia


35


-3


Dual Meet Carolina


83


i-b


N. C. State


42


j-b


Slate Championship Meet :












Carolina






107 1-4






N. C. State






57 1-4






Davidson






21 3-4






Wake Forest






14 1-4






Trinity






9 1-2






Invitation Conference Meet:












Second place.












Virginia






70






Carolina






42 1-2






Washington & Lee






33






V. M. I.






31 1-2






N. C. State






19 1-2






Maryland






9






V. P. I.






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Track, the Season



Track is probably Coach Bob's hobb>-, though he doesn't admit it during football season.
When he came to Carolina four years ago. he immediately set about to revive interest in the cinder-
track sport. He often appeared before the students in Chapel and urged them to go out for track,
pointing out the opportunities for development along these lines. He agrees with those sport
writers who regard track as the weakest feature of Southern Athletics, and he is determined not to
remain peaceably by and let such a condition exist.

The Season of ic)24 was the most successful ever enjoyed by a L'niversity Track team. and it
is a splendid tribute to Coach Bob and the tireless band of men who were willing to work.

During the season. se\en University records were broken and all of them were better than the
corresponding State records. Except for the Conference Meet in Charlottesville, the Tar Heels went
through the season undefeated, and even at Charlottesville, where they took second place, they
scored four first places, which were more than all the other entrants put together, the University
of Virginia excepted.

The University and State records bettered were made by Captain O. M. .Abemethy of Char-
lotte, when he threw the javeline i8o feet at the Triangular Meet with Georgia and South Carolina;
by F. P. Parker of Goldsboro. who ran the half-mile in i minute 5q 3-5 seconds at the University of
Georgia ; by Dale Ranson. Captain-elect of Huntersvillc. who ran the mile in the same meet in the
good time of 4 minutes 30 2-5 seconds, with Harry Thach only a stride behind ; by Cris Fordham of
Greensboro, who threw the discus 127 feet q inches in the Conference Meet at Charlottesville; by
John Purser of Charlotte, who ran the two-mile in the same meet in q minutes 58 1-5 seconds; by
L. H. Moore of Faison, who made a new record in both the hurdle races in the Conference Meet,
winning the i 20-high hurdles in 15 3-5 and the 220-low hurdles in 25 seconds flat. All these records
were of long standing, and many of them had been considered unbeatable in North Carolina.

The most decisive victory of the season was in the State Championships at Raleigh, from
which the Tar Heels emerged 50 points ahead of their nearest rivals and scored more points than all
the other competing teams combined. This meet furnished a splendid example of the teamwork
which can exist on a track as well as in a basketball team, and illustrated the point-gathering
ability of a well-rounded team. This is the third consecutive year that Carolina has won the State
Meet, and the increasingly large score piled up each season in Raleigh offers eloquent testimony
to the accumulative results of three years' efforts by the cinder men under the tutelage of Coach
Bob. An outstanding achievement of the year was the work of Holt Moore in the Olympic tryouts.
Moore took second place in the 1 20-high hurdles at the Yankee Stadium, and also placed second in
the preliminary heat, thus qualifying for the semi-finals in the final Olympic tryouts at the Harvard
Stadium.

Season for iq25 is very attractive in schedule:

April 4 — Washington & Lee at Chapel Hill

April q —V. P. I. at Chapel Hill

April 15 — University of Virginia at Charlottesville

April lb — William & Mary at Williamsburg

April 18 — Southern Relay and Carnival at Atlanta

April 15 — N. C. State at Chapel Hill

May 2 and 3 — State Meet at Chapel Hill

May q — U. S. Naval Academy at Annapolis

May 1 5 — Southern Conference Meet at Sewanee



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Basketball Season 1925



"Monk" McDonald .
Jack Cobb .
Jack London

Jack Cobb
Sam McDonald
Bill Dodderrer
Johnny Purser
Billy De\in
JiMMiE Poole .
Bun Hackney .
Red Barber



Coach
Captain
Manager



TEAM



Forward
Forward
Center
Guard
Guard
Forivard
Guard
Guard



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Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina
Carolina



37
44
26
22
25



SCHEDULE

Guilford



31
31

27
27
34
43
T-7
2b

22
509



Davidson
Lynchburg
Wake Forest
Duke
Maryland
Harvard
Crescent A. C.
Navy
V. M. \.
W. &L.
N. C. State
South Carolina
Duke

Wake Forest
N. C. State
Virginia
W. &. L.



18
21
16

3^

39
19

15

17
28
18
24



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TOURNAMENT SCORES



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Carolina 42


V.P.I.


13


Carolina 35


Louisiana State


21


Carolina 34


Georgia Tech.


2b


Carolina 40


Georgia


19


Carolina 3 b


Tulane


28


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Opponents


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Basketball,


the Season




Three Southern Basketball Championships in four
Atlantic Championships in as many years! Such is the waj
stands. The Tar Heels won their third Southern crown in a
University on the night of March 3d, after the best teams
nated in the course of the five-day tourney.


years and five South
• Carolina's record now-
final game with Tulane
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From the stage of mediocrity in the days before the war and during the S. A.
T. C, Carolina basketball teams have climbed until today they occupy the slippery
peaks of fame. During the five seasons since the "return to normalcy," the Tar
Heels have won bj out of 8b games and have scored 2,982 points to the opponents'
1 .965 ; more than a i ,000 lead. During the last three seasons, our team has lost 4
games and won 53 ! Four times in five years. State Champions, and once runners-up
and three times winners in the Southern Tournament, our basketball team has
played its part in a great system of athletics. Morgan Blake had this to say in his
sport column after the last tournament : "to win three championships in four years
against such stiff competition is one of the greatest athletic achievements, if not the
greatest, in the history of Southern sports "

O. B. Keeler, another Atlanta sports w titer, wrote after the tournament in the
following vein :

"I wish I could find out the charm those five boys whispered, sitting close
together on the floor, before they got up for the last charge ... I uould say it
before many a golf shot, and whene\er Bobby Jones stands on the first tee of a
championship round. 1 1 must be good . . . It must be good, for in that final whirling
rush of the white phantoms, they shot b field goals in three minutes . . . the most
dazzling burst of scoring the entire tournament displayed. So far as I can remember,
no other team broke away in this manner in all the tournament, even against an
inferior adversary. And in this case the flash was against the supposedly-strongest
defensive team in the field, and that team was leading with five minutes to go and
the championship at stake.

"Note what happened after Carolina took time out, twice. The first time,
Tulane was leading. 4-0. Carolina conferred and drew pictures on the floor. The
I" next time the game was halted it was by Tulane. and the score was Carolina, 14;

Tulane, 8. The Tar Heels had rung up 14 points to 4, after the conference ... I
wondered what they say when they get their heads together."

Captain Jack Cobb was for the second time in as many years the high scorer
of the tournament, with 57 points. Henican of Tulane was second with b3, and Sam
McDonald came third with 37. Cobb, Devin, and Dodderrer All-Southern.

To Washington & >Lee and South Carolina go the honors of being the only ,■[

Southern teams to defeat the Tar Heels. The South Carolina Game was lost by i >

point, and Washington and Lee had already been defeated once during the season.

One unusual feature of the past season was the game with N. C. State. The

Raleigh Farmers had some trouble in finding the basket, scoring only i field goal l•^

during the entire game, that coming after about 30 minutes of play. The final score "f

was 29-10. ^

In the State, Duke gave the greater scare, holding our team on their court to J

a close score, 25-21. However, Captain Cobb was not in the game, being confined to 4-

the hospital because of illness. The return engagement with the Dukes ended 34-18.
Cobb played.

Wake Forest, too, threatened to do something to our champions during the lj4-

absence of Cobb. However, with Poole ably holding down the place of the sick !l +

captain. Wake fell, 22-18. The return engagement for that game ended 43-24. '"*
Guilford and Da\idson. the other North Carolina teams played, met with a similar
fate. The Guilford score was 37-10, while the Davidson Wildcats lost, 44-13.



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Zack Waters
Dan Burroughs



■'Battling" Conway
Ad Warren.
Bill Cox



Dr. R. B. Lawson
Charlie Spencer



I HE WRESTLING TEAM



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Boxing



Coach
Captain
Manager



Coach
Captain
Manager


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