The Tribune displays photos from past Jackson County athletics in a weekly feature called “Throwback Thursday.”
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(Following information is for this week’s feature)
Emerson Field, 1956. The Seymour football team’s old stomping ground.
During the 1956-57 season the Owls finished 1-7-1.
The Owls opened the season with a 14-14 draw to North Vernon before dropping five-straight games.
A lone win came against Martinsville, where the Owls prevailed 28-6.
This week photo was submitted by Rodger Ruddick.