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1979 State Championship Final Summaries


  
1979 Class 3A State Championship Game
Jackson vs. Colbert County
Jackson
 Site  PF   Opponent  PA   WLT  OT    
 Shaw 13 #Won  
45   Washington County W  
21   Baker W  
12   Citronelle W  
13   UMS W  
43   Monroe County W  
34   Robertsdale W  
40   Grand Bay 14 W  
14   Thomasville W  
34   Clarke County W  
21   Evergreen W  1st Rd
10   Eufaula W 3OT  2nd Rd
24   Stanhope Elmore W  Semi
 Colbert County T  Finals
  
31813-0-1 73
Region Record  6-0
Colbert County
 Site  PF   Opponent  PA   WLT  OT    
27   Cherokee W  
32   Muscle Shoals 21 W  
35   Lauderdale County 14 W  
14   Russellville W  
14   Deshler W  
39   Rogers W  
14   Hazlewood W  
29   Sheffield W  
39   Haleyville 16 W  
34   Central Florence W  
26   Fayette County W  1st Rd
32   Cullman 13 W  2nd Rd
27   Glencoe 11 W  Semi
 Jackson T  Finals
  
36213-0-1 91
Region Record  6-0
Game Summary
Colbert
0 0 0 0 -- 0
Jackson
0 0 0 0 -- 0
 
 Scoring Summaries: 
 
  Colbert Jackson
First Downs 8 5
Rush/Yards 150 67
Pass/Yards 34 23
Pass att/com/int 3-2-0 6-1-0
Total Yards 184 90
Fumbles/Lost 1 1
Punt/Avg.8-36.6 10-33.7
Penalties5 15
Time of Poss.
    
Game MVP:
Records:  Colbert County (13-0-1); Jackson (12-1-1)
Coaches: Don Creasy, Colbert County and Barry Pennington, Jackson
Game: Played Friday December 7, 1979 at Jackson
 
Summary:
          Jackson and Colbert County each threatened to score once during the game but neither could come up with any points as the game ended in a 0-0 tie. Both teams were declared co-champions for the Class 3A crown.
          A 35-yard field goal attempt by the Colbert County Indians would have given them the championship but the try failed.
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