Category: History

Dec 05

This Day in #ReitzFootball History (Dec. 5): Panthers fall in postseason city championship

ReitzFootball.com proudly presents “This Day in #ReitzFootball History,” as we look back through almost 100 years of The Mighty Panthers. Saturday, Dec. 5, 1931 Bosse 13, Reitz 0 Bosse Field Bosse earned a bit of revenge as they shutout the Panthers, 13-0, winning the┬ácity championship in a special postseason charity game. During part of the …

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Nov 29

This Day in #ReitzFootball History (Nov. 29): Hape’s "mighty tackle" proved difference in 1934 victory; 1928 Panthers stopped on one-yard line as time expired

ReitzFootball.com proudly presents “This Day in #ReitzFootball History,” as we look back through almost 100 years of The Mighty Panthers. On November 29: Overall: 1-1 (2 games) Every game on this day has been at Reitz Bowl, on Thursday and on Thanksgiving 1928: Central 6, Reitz 0 (Tiny Ten Conference game) “The vaunted all powerful …

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Nov 28

This Day in #ReitzFootball History (Nov. 28): Panthers secure two state titles

ReitzFootball.com proudly presents “This Day in #ReitzFootball History,” as we look back through almost 100 years of The Mighty Panthers. On November 28: Overall: 2-1-1 (4 games) At Reitz Bowl (1957): 1-0 At Bosse Field (1929, 1935): 0-1-1 At Lucas Oil Stadium (2009): 1-0 On Thursday (1929, 1935, 1957): 1-1-1 On Saturday (2009): 1-0 Reitz …

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Nov 27

This Day in #ReitzFootball History (Nov. 27)

ReitzFootball.com proudly presents “This Day in #ReitzFootball History,” as we look back through almost 100 years of The Mighty Panthers. On November 27: Overall: 3-1 (4 games) The Panthers have never played at Reitz Bowl on this date At Boonville (1919): 1-0 At Bosse Field (1942): 1-0 At Enlow Field (1924, 1930): 1-1 On Thursday …

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Nov 26

This Day in #ReitzFootball History (Nov. 26): Panthers upset 1931 Bulldogs to temporarily win share of city title

ReitzFootball.com proudly presents “This Day in #ReitzFootball History,” as we look back through almost 100 years of The Mighty Panthers. On November 26: Overall: 3-2 (5 games) At Reitz Bowl (1925, 1931, 1953, 1959): 3-1 At Enlow Field (1936): 0-1 Reitz has never played a Friday or Saturday game on Nov. 25 Note: every game …

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Nov 25

This Day in #ReitzFootball History (Nov. 25): 13,000 witness Panthers shutout Memorial, assert 1948 state crown

ReitzFootball.com proudly presents “This Day in #ReitzFootball History,” as we look back through almost 100 years of The Mighty Panthers. On November 25: Overall: 3-1-1 (5 games) At Reitz Bowl (1937, 1943, 1948, 1954): 3-1 Away (1926): 0-0-1 Reitz has never played a Friday or Saturday game on Nov. 25 Note: every game in Reitz …

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Nov 24

This Day in #ReitzFootball History (Nov. 24): It was the best of times (2007 state title win), it was the worst of times (104-0 1921 loss)

ReitzFootball.com proudly presents “This Day in #ReitzFootball History,” as we look back through almost 100 years of The Mighty Panthers. On November 24: Overall: 3-2 (5 games) At Reitz Bowl (1922, 1928): 1-1 Away (1921, 1927, 2007): 2-1 On Thursday (1921, 1927): 1-1 On Friday (1922): 0-1 On Saturday (1928, 2007): 2-0 1921: Central 104, …

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Nov 23

This Day in #ReitzFootball History (Nov. 23): Panthers upset Central to win 1923 city title

ReitzFootball.com proudly presents “This Day in #ReitzFootball History,” as we look back through almost 100 years of The Mighty Panthers. On November 23: Overall: 1-0 (1 game) No games played at Reitz Bowl At Bosse Field (1923): 1-0 On Friday (1923): 1-0 No games played on Saturday 1923: Reitz 7, Central 3 (Tiny Ten Conference …

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Nov 22

This Day in #ReitzFootball History (Nov. 22): Coleman wins city scoring title en route to 1956 state championship

ReitzFootball.com proudly presents “This Day in #ReitzFootball History,” as we look back through almost 100 years of The Mighty Panthers. On November 22: Overall: 5-1-1 (7 games) At Reitz Bowl (1945, 1946, 1951, 1952): 2-1-1 Away (1956, 1958): 2-0 At unknown location (1919): 1-0 On Thursday (1945, 1951, 1956): 2-1 On Friday (1946): 0-0-1 On …

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Nov 21

This Day in #ReitzFootball History (Nov. 21): Panthers battle Central to scoreless Thanksgiving Day 1940 tie

ReitzFootball.com proudly presents “This Day in #ReitzFootball History,” as we look back through almost 100 years of The Mighty Panthers. On November 21: Overall: 1-2-1 (4 games) At Reitz Bowl (1924, 1925, 1940, 1992): 1-2-1 The Panthers have never played away on this date On Thursday (1940): 0-0-1 On Friday (1924): 0-1 On Saturday (1925, …

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