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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Athens Football Team History

Athens Golden Eagles
Athens High School

P.O. Box 109 Athens, AL 35612
Stadium: Golden Eagle Stadium
Colors: Black & Old Gold
Coach: Melvin Vines

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1906  <-- 1934 <- 1935 -> 1936 --> 2019

1935 Season Highlights
 Melvin Vines enters his 6th season as Head Coach at Athens.
 First perfect season.
1935 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 27   Elkton TN    48   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 4   Elkmont    20   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 11   Lawrence County    19   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 18   Ardmore    66   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 25   Hanceville    33   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 1   Madison County    59   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 8   Brilliant    20   7   W       
 Fri., Nov. 15   Bridgeport    20   12   W       
 Tue., Nov. 26   Falkville    44   0   W       
1935 Season Totals
  Points Scored329
  Scoring Average36.6
  Points Allowed19
  Defense Average2.1
  Opponents Record16-34 -4
  Home Record0-0
  Away Record0-0
1935 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Athens was not ranked.

1935 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Athens Players on File.

1935 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Milton HendersonQB 5-10160 1st  BN
 Milton HendersonQB HM  MA

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