VMI vs #11 West Virginia
October 8, 1955 at Mitchell Stadium, Bluefield, WV

VMI
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals4720350153203.3
Dave Woolwine12620620 5.2
Dale Vaughn6410411 6.8
Joe Moody6320321 5.3
Harold Snyder4280280 7.0
Harry Shepherd3120120 4.0
Charlie Lavery59540 0.8
Jim Foster24040 2.0
Pete Johnson107-70 -7.0
Bobby Ross1011-110 -11.0
Bill Nebraska71527-120 -1.7
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals3819811187304.9
Larry Krutko9510511 5.7
Bob Moss8510511 6.4
Fred Wyant5300300 6.0
Victor "Jack" Rabbits3130131 4.3
Tom Huston2100100 5.0
Paul Shepherd19090 9.0
Eddie Dugan37070 2.3
Alex Szuch313850 1.7
Ronnie Santicola15050 5.0
Ralph Anastasio15050 5.0
Max Cosper14040 4.0
Ray Surbaugh103-30 -3.0
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals29030000
Bobby Ross130160  
Bill Nebraska150140  
John Engels01000  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals12213164300
Fred Wyant7102821  
Mickey Trimarki351611  
Alex Szuch260211  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals2300015.0
Chuck McLennan1160 16.0
Bill Elmore1140 14.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals121643013.7
Ralph Anastasio3410 13.7
Gary Bunn1381 38.0
Joe Papetti2291 14.5
Tony Hosek1150 15.0
Dennis Jones1120 12.0
Joe Kopnisky1120 12.0
Roger Chancey191 9.0
Paul Shepherd180 8.0
Larry Krutko100 0.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals820525.60
Dave Woolwine510721.4 
Charlie Lavery39832.7 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals14444.00
Alex Szuch14444.0 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals000815903370
Dave Woolwine   497    
Dale Vaughn   245    
Harry Shepherd   217 136 
Bill Nebraska      11 
Harold Snyder      10 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals310702320000
Victor "Jack" Rabbits2107       
Ray Surbaugh10       
Eddie Dugan   119    
Tom Huston   113    
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals17130159037397
Dave Woolwine62 97  159
Dale Vaughn41 45  86
Harry Shepherd12 17 3665
Joe Moody32    32
Harold Snyder28   028
Chuck McLennan 16   16
Bill Elmore 14   14
Charlie Lavery4    4
Jim Foster4    4
Bill Nebraska-12   1-11
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals190164321070493
Victor "Jack" Rabbits13  107 120
Larry Krutko510   51
Bob Moss51    51
Ralph Anastasio541   46
Gary Bunn 38   38
Fred Wyant30    30
Joe Papetti 29   29
Eddie Dugan7 19  26
Tom Huston10 13  23
Paul Shepherd98   17
Tony Hosek 15   15
Joe Kopnisky 12   12
Dennis Jones 12   12
Roger Chancey 9   9
Alex Szuch5    5
Ronnie Santicola5    5
Max Cosper4    4
 VMIWest Virginia
First Downs1119
 Rushing912
 Passing27
 Penalty00
NET YARDS RUSHING153187
 Rushing Attempts4738
 Average Per Rush3.34.9
 Rushing Touchdowns23
 Yards Gained Rushing203198
 Yards Lost Rushing5011
NET YARDS PASSING30172
 Completions-Attempts-Int2-10-013-22-3
 Average Per Attempt3.07.8
 Average Per Completion15.013.2
 Passing Touchdowns02
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS183359
 Total Offense Plays5760
 Average Gain Per Play3.26.0
Fumbles: Number-Lost5-25-2
Penalties: Number-Yards5-254-25
PUNTS-YARDS8-2051-44
 Average Yards Per Punt25.644.0
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-03-107-1
 Average Per Return0.035.7
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD8-159-02-32-0
 Average Per Return19.916.0
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD3-37-00-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-00-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards  
Possession Time  
Third Down Conversions of of
Fourth Down Conversions of of
Red Zone Scores-Chances--
Sacks By: Number-Yards--
VMI
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 000033700
 Bill Nebraska          11  
 Harold Snyder          10  
 Harry Shepherd          136  
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00000000
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Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
1 WVU - Victor "Jack" Rabbits 99 yd punt return TD0-6
2 WVU - Bob Moss 2 yd rush TD (Kick by Sam Huff Good)0-13
2 WVU - Victor "Jack" Rabbits 2 yd rush TD (Kick by Sam Huff Good)0-20
3 WVU - Larry Krutko 5 yd rush TD (Kick by Sam Huff Good)0-27
3 WVU - Gary Bunn 38 yd TD pass from Mickey Trimarki (Kick by Ted Holmes Good)0-34
3 VMI - Joe Moody 21 yd rush TD6-34
4 WVU - Roger Chancey 9 yd TD pass from Alex Szuch (Kick by Ted Holmes Good)6-41
4 VMI - Dale Vaughn 21 yd rush TD12-41
4 WVU - Joe Papetti 14 yd TD pass from Fred Wyant12-47
Attendance: 11,000
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
VMI006612
West Virginia614141347
Officials: J.B. Todd (Field Judge), George Watson (Head Linesman), W.H. Averette (Referee), G.K. Husser (Umpire)
VMI
PosOffense
LENick Evanusich
LTBob Rader
LGDave Martin
CNick Lyons
REPaul Janshego
RGLou Farmer
RTBill Miller
QBBill Nebraska
FBDave Woolwine
RHDale Vaughn
LHCharlie Lavery
West Virginia
PosOffense
LEJoe Papetti
LTSam Huff
LGChuck Howley
CRon Klim
REJoe Kopnisky
RGBob Guenther
RTBruce Bosley
QBFred Wyant
FBLarry Krutko
RHRay Surbaugh
LHBob Moss
Tom Dooley, Chuck McLennan, Carl Kasko, Bobby Ross, John Engels, Joe Moody, Pete Johnson, Jim True, Harold Snyder, Howard Sprinkle, Harry Shepherd, Verne Keefer, Ray Conklin, Jim Foster, Bill Elmore, Jim McFalls, Tom Inge, Jack Cunningham, Bobby Dale, Bill Kirkland, Wes Foster, Don Basham, Jerry Borst, John Turley, David Armstrong, Ron Swirk, Tim O'Neil, Mel Anderson, John McCabe, Lake Westfall
10-Alex Szuch, 15-Mickey Trimarki, 21-Paul Shepherd, 22-Victor "Jack" Rabbits, 24-Ralph Anastasio, 33-Max Cosper, 35-Tom Huston, 43-Ronnie Santicola, 47-Eddie Dugan, 54-Tom Domen, 55-Barry Blake, 61-Joe Nicely, 62-Ted Holmes, 65-Jerry Urda, 69-Larry Doljac, 72-Paul Sharkady, 73-Bill Underdonk, 74-Jim Pickett, 79-Bob Gange, 82-Tony Hosek, 86-Gary Bunn, 87-Roger Chancey, 89-Dennis Jones