The First Football Team in Monroe?

The Times (Shreveport, LA) 13 Dec 1895 The Athletic Club of Monroe has organized a football team, and negotiations have been opened with Shreveport for a game during Christmas week. The Times (Shreveport, LA) 26 Dec 1895 The Foot Ball Game. This event will be pulled off to-day at the baseball park at 3 o'clock. … Continue reading The First Football Team in Monroe?

Monroe City High School Football Team of 1911

Meet the State Champion Monroe City High School football team of 1911. They had no losses that year. The players, left to right are: "Sis: W.T. Hopkins, who was the Principal and Coach, "Skeet" L.L. Dawkins, Newton Turnley, Melville S. Dixon, Alton Prophit, Fillmore Johnson, Julius Kugler, John R. "Jake" Humble, Godfrey Lemle, Leonidas G. … Continue reading Monroe City High School Football Team of 1911