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Leesburg Won Conference Game Against Eustis Last Thursday, Friday, November 5, 1937, Leesburg High School, 1401 Yellow Jacket Way, Leesburg, Florida 34748, Gerald Lacey, Staff Writer, Carver Heights Quarterback Club
Leesburg Won Conference Game Against Eustis Last Thursday, Friday, November 5, 1937, Leesburg High School, 1401 Yellow Jacket Way, Leesburg, Florida 34748, Gerald Lacey, Staff Writer, Carver Heights Quarterback Club
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1937 Leesburg Yellow Jackets Football Archives
1937 Leesburg Head Coach Bob Lockett, Leesburg vs. Eustis, Friday, November 5, 1937
Leesburg High School, Leesburg Florida
Leesburg Won Conference Game Against Eustis Last
Thursday

By Lilian D, Vickers-Smith
The Leesburg Commercial
Friday, November 5, 1937

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Football fans were given a genuine thrill last Thursday evening when the Leesburg Yellow Jackets
defeated the
Eustis Panthers by the narrow score of 14 to 12, only Andreu's ability to convert the extra
point saved the Jackets from a tie in this, the first game with Eustis in a number of years.

Although the Eustis team averaged 167 pounds against 150 per man for the Leesburg Yellow
Jackets, the Jackets went into the game with the idea of winning and the team worked together
perfectly, every play clicking. Leesburg's greatest trouble seemed to be that the interference did not
clear the way for the man carrying the ball.

Coach Memory Martin had studied the fame razzle dazzle of the Yellow Jackets, even going to
Jacksonville to watch them play
Landon, and so the Panthers were able to hold the Jackets better
than any previous opponent. The Panthers were also very strong on the offensive and were driving
for another touchdown when the final shot was fired to end the game......
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This article was provided by Gerald Lacey
Gerald Lacey is the senior sports writer covering Leesburg High School Sports for the Carver Heights
Quarterback Club. You can reach him at:
geraldlacey@leesburgyellowjacketsfootball.com   
1937 Leesburg Yellow Jackets Football Archives, 1937 Leesburg Head Coach Bob Lockett, Leesburg vs. Eustis, Friday, November 5, 1927, Leesburg High School, Leesburg Florida