Its record marred only by a scoreless tie with Frankfort, Ilion High School football team shown at the top,
goes down as one of the best teams in the school history.
It trimmed Herkimer yesterday 12-0 to end the season.

Left to right standing are: James Foreman, Jack Caswell, Kenneth Bleau, Coach Bemis, Frank Campbell, Konstantine 'Gus' Panarites, Robert Long and John Morris;
kneeling, Ted Leonard, John Mackin, James Bowers (captain), Sam Bubb, Arthur Barnum and Joseph Manion. [Missing - Richard Daily]

Source pdf file is here Utica NY Observer 1935 - 7639.PDF - November 10, 1935 on fultonhistory.com

Ilion High School 1935 Football Team

Ilion High 1935 Football Team - The village of Ilion's 'Wall of Fame' induction ceremony and plaque honoring the Ilion High School Varsity Football team of 1935, was held November 24, 2000 at 7:30 in the Ilion Municipal Building Auditorium. The 1935 Golden Bombers finished the season with a 9-0 record and outscored opponents 202-20.

Team members included: Arthur Barnum, Kenneth Bleau, James Bowers, Sam Bubb, Frank Campbell, Jack Caswell, Richard Daily, James Foreman, Ted Leonard, Robert Long, John Mackin, Joseph Manion, John Morris and Konstantine 'Gus' Panarites. The team was coached by Joseph Bemis.

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