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    Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    I've never been on the field, would love to sometime. Please add any good stories.


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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    Only been on the field a couple of times.
    Can't remember the year, think it was around 97-99 - in the AHS marching band there was an event where a bunch of high school bands joined ISU's band for a performance.



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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    I was on the field during the summer of 2003. I was at The Iowa Youth Agricultural Institute and we went on a tour of field. It made me think about the possibility of during Turfgrass at ISU. There is a lot of work that goes into that small patch of grass.

    Besides that, I've only been on it after an exciting Cyclone win... usually Iowa!



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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    We stormed the field for all 3 of our home wins 2 years ago.



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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    After we beat the hoks, I went out onto the field. Good stuff.



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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    When I was younger my neighbor's brother was on the team. I remember they let us play on the sideline during the spring game one year. I remember getting tackled (you know, kids tackle football haha) and went face first into the turf. This was probably around '95-'96 ish so it was while we still had the old school turf. Had a nice mark on the face for a while after that one



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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    Stormed it a few times from the student section. A couple times after stadium clean-up we ran out there.



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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    Did a grass angel at the 50 after the win vs Tech and the "run" by Seneca.



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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    Kissed the 50 yard line following the dismantling of a Joe Dailey-lead Nebraska in 2004. My first field storming at JTS. I stormed against Iowa 2005, Mizzou 2006, and Iowa 2007 also. Stood on the 50 for all of them. If we beat a ranked team at home (Iowa and Okie State will be ranked) I might storm again. I'm getting a little old for it though. Granted, if we ever win the division at home, I'll storm regardless of age.


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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    back in the day I would play catch or touch FB for hours after each game.. ALL over the field. Those were the days.

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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    Yep, several times after big wins (I went to ISU during our recent bowl years). Slammed the end of a flask of Rum on the 50 after we beat Nebraska in Seneca's Sr year!



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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones View Post
    I've never been on the field, would love to sometime. Please add any good stories.
    Stormed the field after our last home game the year we went 9-3('00-'01) and won the Insight Bowl. Ran into Dan Mac, shook his hand and told him "Congrats on 8-3, Coach!" He said "We've got one more to win!" (and we did). It was pretty cool.

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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    I wondered out on the field during Fanfest 08 last year. I hope to rush the field someday after a Big ISU victory.



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    Re: Who has stood on Jack's 50?

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Kissed the 50 yard line following the dismantling of a Joe Dailey-lead Nebraska in 2004. My first field storming at JTS. I stormed against Iowa 2005, Mizzou 2006, and Iowa 2007 also. Stood on the 50 for all of them. If we beat a ranked team at home (Iowa and Okie State will be ranked) I might storm again. I'm getting a little old for it though. Granted, if we ever win the division at home, I'll storm regardless of age.
    Stormed all those same games. Touching the telephone trophy and watching people carry of McCarney was great!



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    Pink Floyd concert.



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