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Madison County Football Team History

Madison County Tigers
Madison County High School

174 Brock Rd. Gurley, AL 35748
Stadium: Tiger Stadium
Colors: Purple & Gold
Coach: Mike Forehand
Region: 2A-R15
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1908  <-- 1976 <- 1977 -> 1978 --> 2020

1977 Season Highlights
 Mike Forehand enters his 2nd season as Head Coach at Madison County.
 The Tigers finished 2nd in Region 15.
1977 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 2  @ Bridgeport   *  14   6   W       
 Fri., Sep. 9  @ Buckhorn    12   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 16  vs. New Hope    21   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 23  @ Section   *  10   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 30  vs. Stevenson   *  12   33   L       
 Fri., Oct. 7  vs. Hazel Green    28   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 14  vs. Pisgah   *  35   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 21  @ North Sand Mountain   *  27   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 28  OPEN 
 Fri., Nov. 4  vs. Bob Jones    31   13   W       
1977 Season Totals
  Points Scored190
  Scoring Average21.1
  Points Allowed59
  Defense Average6.6
  Opponents Record35-56 -2
  Region Record4-1
  Home Record4-1
  Away Record4-0
1977 Class 2A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Madison County was not ranked.
1977 Class 2A Region 15 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Stevenson 13-13101094-055265-015242  Kenneth McKinney
Madison County 8-1190594-19846  Mike Forehand
Bridgeport 5-51501303-25452  Ken Colquette
Pisgah 3-7781791-439118  Bruce Hicklen
Section 3-7741371-43370  Mark Smothers
North Sand Mountain 2-8701890-513106  Michael Tice

1977 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Madison County Players on File.

1977 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Bill HughesLB 3rd  BPH

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