Lot # 14: 1919 Ohio State vs Michigan Ticket Stub - First Win!

Category: Tickets

Starting Bid: $500.00

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Item was in Auction "Inaugural Auction",
which ran from 1/8/2020 12:00 PM to
2/1/2020 8:00 PM



A rare ticket stub from Ohio State's first ever win over Michigan on October 25, 1919. Led by Chic Harley, the undefeated Buckeyes traveled to Ferry Field and dominated from start to finish. The All-American intercepted two passes on defense and broke three tackles during a jaw-dropping 42-yard touchdown run to lead Ohio State to the 13-3 win over their rival. Following the win, Fielding Yost addressed the Buckeyes in their visiting locker room saying, “You deserve your victory, you fought brilliantly. You boys gave a grand exhibition of football strategy and while I am sorry, dreadfully sorry, that we lost I want to congratulate you. And you, Mr. Harley, I believe, are one of the finest little machines I have ever seen.”

 

 

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