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Spain Park Jaguars

Head Coach: Shawn Raney (fifth season)
Stadium: Jaguar Stadium at Bob Finley Field
Career Record: 4 seasons, (34-12)
At Spain Park: 4 seasons, (34-12)
2017 Enrollment:  1,252
Rank:  20th in the AHSAA, 20th in Class 7A

Overall Record:   112-62   (64.0%)
Last 25 years:   112-62   (64.0%)  (Rank: 63rd in the AHSAA, 8th in Class 7A)
Since 2010:   55-27  (67.0%)  (Rank: 61st in the AHSAA, 7th in Class 7A)
Last Playoff Appearance:   2016
Last Region Championship:   2015
Last Winning Season:   2016
Last Losing Season:   2011

Class:  7A              Region:   3
Record:  8-3
Region Record:   5-2, (third)
Playoff Record:   First round loss to James Clemens by a score of 21-12.
Final ASWA Poll:   7th
Scoring:  294 (26.7)
Defense:  201 (18.3)

College Signees lost to Graduation
      Douglas Henze,   DL  [Harvard]
      Larry Wooden,   RB  [Arkansas St.]

Class: 7A              Region:   3
Strength of Schedule: 64-51 (56%) (57th in the AHSAA, 11th in Class 7A)
Region Strength:  39-37 (51%)
Non-Region Strength:  25-14 (64%)

 2016 Results 
 8/19  @ Gadsden City  (7A)   21-17   W  
 8/26  vs. Muscle Shoals  (6A)   35-18   W  
 9/2  vs. Vestavia Hills  (7A)  *  28-14   W  
 9/9  @ Hoover  (7A)  *  8-26   L  
 9/16  vs. Mountain Brook  (7A)  *  21-23   L  
 9/23   OPEN 
 9/30  vs. Huffman  (7A)  *  42-6   W  
 10/6  @ Thompson  (7A)  *  17-14   W  
 10/14  vs. Tuscaloosa County  (7A)  *  35-0   W  
 10/21  @ Oak Mountain  (7A)  *  23-20   W  
 10/27  @ Minor  (6A)   52-42   W  
 11/4  @ James Clemens    12-21   L  

 2017 Schedule 
 8/25  vs. Gadsden City  (7A)       
 9/1  @ Muscle Shoals  (6A)       
 9/8  @ Vestavia Hills  (7A)  *      
 9/15  vs. Hoover  (7A)  *      
 9/22  @ Mountain Brook  (7A)  *      
 9/29   OPEN 
 10/6  @ Huffman  (7A)  *      
 10/13  vs. Thompson  (7A)  *      
 10/20  @ Tuscaloosa County  (7A)  *      
 10/27  vs. Oak Mountain  (7A)  *      
 11/2  vs. Minor  (6A)       
 11/10  @ Hewitt-Trussville        

Class  7A Region  3
Team 2016 Record Scoring                            
Hoover (7A) 12-2400-143
Huffman (7A) 4-6140-204
Mountain Brook (7A) 8-3268-166
Oak Mountain (7A) 3-8269-370
Spain Park (7A) 8-3294-201
Thompson (7A) 5-5183-169
Tuscaloosa County (7A) 2-8143-319
Vestavia Hills (7A) 5-5198-195

 2017 Preview 

       Spain Park completed the 2016 season with a 8-3 record. With their 5-2 region record and a third place finish in Class 7A region three, the Jaguars earned a spot in the playoffs in 2016. Spain Park's season came to an end in the first round of the playoffs when they fell to James Clemens by a score of 21-12.

       Since 2010, Spain Park has gone a combined 55-27. Their 67.0% winning percentage ranks 7th in Class 7A over the past seven seasons.

       Over the past 15 seasons, Spain Park has managed to compile a record of 112-62. Their 64.0% winning percentage ranks 8th in Class 7A and 63rd in the AHSAA.

       The Jaguars are led by head coach Shawn Raney who is entering his fifth season at the helm. He has compiled a record of 34-12 over the past four seasons at Spain Park. Under his direction the Jaguars have qualified for the playoffs a total of three times. They have won two region crowns with Coach Raney.

       Coach Raney's overall record as a head football coach in four season stands at 34-12 (73.9%).

       The Spain Park Jaguars will play in Class 7A region three during the 2017 season.

       The Jaguars enter the 2017 season riding a 5 game regular season winning streak.

       The Jaguars should be considered one of the favorites for the region three championship this season and a home game in the first round of the playoffs.

       The Jaguars open the 2017 season at home against non-region opponent Gadsden City on Friday, August 25 at Jaguar Stadium at Bob Finley Field. Last year the Gadsden City Titans finished with an overall record of 7-6 and in third place in Class 7A region four. The Titans lost in the semi-finals round of the Class 7A playoffs to Hoover by a score of 42-14.

       Spain Park and Gadsden City have met a total of 4 times on the football field. The Jaguars have a 3-1-0 record against the Titans. They last met in 2016 with Spain Park winning by a score of 21-17.


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