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Woodville Panthers

Head Coach: Jay Powell (third season)
Career Record: 2 seasons, (7-14)
At Woodville: 2 seasons, (7-14)
2016 Enrollment:  142
Rank:  338th in the AHSAA, 14th in Class 1A

Overall Record:   12-89   (12.0%)
Last 25 years:   12-89   (12.0%)  (Rank: 381st in the AHSAA, 57th in Class 1A)
Since 2010:   10-51  (16.0%)  (Rank: 366th in the AHSAA, 53rd in Class 1A)
Last Playoff Appearance:   2015
Last Region Championship:   Never
Last Winning Season:   Never
Last Losing Season:   2015

Class:  1A              Region:   7
Record:  4-7    (Team record for wins in a season)
Region Record:   3-3, (third)
Playoff Record:   First round loss to Victory Christian by a score of 33-19.
Final ASWA Poll:   Not Ranked
Scoring:  248 (22.5)
Defense:  392 (35.6)

Class: 1A              Region:   6
Strength of Schedule: 35-61 (36%) (374th in the AHSAA, 54th in Class 1A)
Region Strength:  30-36 (46%)
Non-Region Strength:  5-25 (17%)

 2015 Results 
 8/21   OPEN 
 8/28  vs. Waterloo  (1A)   45-0   W  
 9/4  @ Jacksonville Christian  (1A)  *  50-48   W  
 9/11  @ Vina  (1A)   6-56   L  
 9/18  @ Coosa Christian  (1A)  *  30-0   W  
 9/25  @ Victory Christian  (1A)   14-50   L  
 10/2  vs. Cedar Bluff  (1A)  *  6-62   L  
 10/9  vs. Gaylesville  (1A)  *  28-37   L  
 10/16  @ Spring Garden  (1A)  *  6-52   L  
 10/23  vs. Valley Head  (1A)  *  32-0   W  
 10/29  @ Decatur Heritage Christian  (1A)   12-54   L  
 11/5  @ Victory Christian    19-33   L  

 2016 Schedule 
 8/19   OPEN 
 8/25  vs. Asbury  (2A)       
 9/2  @ Jacksonville Christian  (1A)  *      
 9/9  @ Spring Garden  (1A)  *      
 9/16  vs. Cedar Bluff  (1A)  *      
 9/23  @ R.A. Hubbard  (1A)       
 9/30  vs. Gaylesville  (1A)  *      
 10/7  @ Appalachian  (1A)       
 10/14  @ Valley Head  (1A)  *      
 10/21  vs. Coosa Christian  (1A)  *      
 10/28  vs. Section  (2A)       
 11/4  @ Hubbertville        

Class  1A Region  6
Team 2015 Record Scoring                            
Cedar Bluff (1A) 13-2636-302
Coosa Christian (1A) 0-1061-481
Gaylesville (1A) 2-8193-350
Jacksonville Christian (1A) 4-5299-339
Spring Garden (1A) 8-4470-239
Valley Head (1A) 3-7182-390
Woodville (1A) 4-7248-392

 2016 Preview 

       Woodville completed the 2015 season with a 4-7 record. With their 3-3 region record and a third place finish in Class 1A region seven, the Panthers earned a spot in the playoffs in 2015. Woodville's season came to an end in the first round of the playoffs when they fell to Victory Christian by a score of 33-19.

       No team at Woodville ever won more games in a season than the four victories last year. The Panthers qualified for the playoffs for the first time in the school's history in 2015. The Panthers have never won a playoff game in the school's history. They would like to break through and pick up that first post season victory in 2016.

       Woodville struggled on the defensive side of the football last year. The defense found little success in stopping opposing offenses as they gave up an average of 35.6 points a game.

       Since 2010, the Woodville football program has struggled with a record of 10-51.

       Over the past 10 seasons, Woodville has not won much with a record of 12-89. Their 12.0% winning percentage ranks 57th in Class 1A and 381st in the AHSAA. The Panthers have struggled on the football field with no winning seasons during this time.

       The Panthers are led by head coach Jay Powell who is entering his third season at the helm. He has compiled a record of 7-14 over the past two seasons at Woodville. Under his direction the Panthers have qualified for the playoffs once. They have not won a region crown with Coach Powell.

       Coach Powell's overall record as a head football coach in two season stands at 7-14 (33.3%).

       The Woodville Panthers will play in Class 1A region six during the 2016 season. Following realignment, the Panthers remain in 1A but move from region seven over to region six.

       The Panthers will be in the mix for one of the last two playoff spots in region six this season.

       The Panthers open the 2016 season at home against non-region opponent Asbury on Thursday, August 25.

       Woodville and Asbury have met a total of 2 times on the football field. The Panthers have a 2-0-0 record against the Rams. They last met in with


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