The Story of the Dayton Triangles

Dayton Triangles: 1917



Manager: Michael W. Redelle / Carl Storck Home Field: Triangle Park

Players Position Prior Team

Richard T. "Dick" Abrell FB Purdue University
Jimmy Beckley LT, RT sandlot
Bill Clark G sandlot
Collins LE
Harry Cutler RT sandlot
"Pie" Decker RE sandlot
Larry Dellinger LG St. Mary's College
John Devereaux RE St. Mary's College
Ernie Dugan LH
Lee Fenner LE sandlot
George "Hobby" Kinderdine C Miamisburg High School
Harry B. "Shine" Kinderdine RE Miamisburg High School
Alphonse H. Mahrt QB St. Mary's College
Moore RE
Louis "Lou" Partlow LH West Carrollton Paper Mill
David Reese C Denison University
Louis Reese LG sandlot
Earl Stoecklein RG sandlot
Carl "Scummy" Storck FB YMCA College, Chicago
Weaver RH
George "Babe" Zimmerman FB St. Mary's College



Attendance Date Opponent Score

10/06 42nd Aero Squad 54-6
10/15 Elyria 44-0
3000 10/21 Toledo Maroons 15-0
10/28 Cleveland Tomahawks (canceled wet ground)
11/04 McKeesport Olympics 29-0
11/10 Camp Sherman,
U.S. Army
(half game exhibition)
11/11 Cincinnati Celts 0-0
11/18 @ Toledo Maroons 26-0
11/25 @ Cincinnati Celts 7-7
12/01 Cincinnati Celts 13-0

Won 6


Lost 0


Tied 2


Source:  The Sunday Game: At the Dawn of Professional Football, Keith McClellan, The University of Akron Press, 1998, page 423.
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