Roger Nissly - 1971 Iowa Falls Football

Iowa Falls businessman Roger Nissly thumbs through a scrapbook of 1971 Iowa Falls football articles and memories. A member of that undefeated team, Nissly will join his teammates for a 50-year reunion at Friday's game at Cadet Field.

Agile, mobile and hostile.

According to Roger Nissly, those were the three adjectives that were used by a member of the 1971 Iowa Falls football coaching staff to describe the team that produced the school's last undefeated season.

1971 Iowa Falls Football Reunion 2

The Iowa Falls Times Citizen published a team picture of the 1971 Cadets prior to their regular season finale versus Webster City. The team won that game to finish 8-0.

1971 Iowa Falls Football Reunion

Several members of the 1971 team received all-conference honors.

1971 Iowa Falls Football Reunion 3

Roger Nissly's uniform was covered in mud, but he celebrated a win with his teammates during the 1971 season.

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