Perrysville's 1951 football team

Coach Merle Hunter led Perrysville's championship football team in 1951. Also on the squad were nine lettermen, including Ed Applegate, Franklin Cates, Russell Easterday, Ralph Lozier, John Mann, Dick Peterson, Charles Stoner, Gaylord Zody, and Marion Zody. Newcomers were Edward Beathler, Joe Brown, Charles Easterday, William Miller, Harold Phalor, James Schrack, Leonard Stoner, and James Weber.

LOUDONVILLE -- In 1951 the Perrysville Admirals six-man gridiron gang turned in a storybook season.

The squad, coached by superintendent Merle Hunter, was coming off of an unimpressive 2-4 season in 1950, but did have nine lettermen returning for the '51 campaign: Ed Applegate, Franklin Cates, Russell Easterday, Ralph Lozier, John Mann, Dick Peterson, Charles Stoner, Gaylord Zody, and Marion Zody. The veterans were joined by rookies Edward Beathler, Joe Brown, Charles Easterday, William Miller, Harold Phalor, James Schrack, Leonard Stoner, and James Weber.