Inductees Veteran coach Walter Grebe produced his fourth unbeaten team in six seasons when he led Farmington to an 8-0-1 record and another Illio Conference championship in 1950.
Over the six seasons Grebe's teams went 52-2-2, one of the most successful runs of any team in the state.
The Farmers outscored their opponents 179 to 54 and shutout Canton 13-0 to end the season. The only blemish on the year came in a 14-14 tie with Chillicothe.
Halfback Geno Muzzarelli was named to the Little All-State team and the Illio all-conference team. Fullback Les Franks and end Ray Fatheree also earned all-conference honors.
THE 1950 SEASON
Farmington 25, Tremont 13
Farmington 14, Lewistown 0
Farmington 13, Washington 7
Farmington 14, Cuba 7
Farmington 23, Morton 6
Farmington 54, Dunlap 0
Farmington 7, Lewistown 0
Farmington 13, Canton 0
Veteran coach Walter Grebe produced his fourth unbeaten team in six seasons when he led Farmington to an 8-0-1 record and another Illio Conference championship in 1950.
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Gilbert repeated as the IHSA 2A state track champion in the 3,200 meters in the spring, clocking a school-record 10:34.13, and added a third-place medal in the 1,600 meters. The Peoria Notre Dame senior went on to defend her IHSA 2A state cross country championship this past fall. She also finished third at the Midwest Regionals, then earned All-America honors by finishing runner-up at the Foot Locker National Championship in San Diego. She completed the year by earning one of six positions for Team USA at the Junior Women’s International Cross Country Meet in Scotland.