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Grissom Football Team History

Grissom Tigers
Virgil I. Grissom High School

1001 Haysland Rd SW Huntsville, AL 35802
Stadium: Milton Frank Stadium
Colors: Orange & Brown
Coach: Chip English
Region: 7A-R4
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1970  <-- 2018 <- 2019 -> 2020 --> 2020

2019 Season Highlights
 Chip English enters his 3rd season as Head Coach at Grissom.
 The Tigers finished 8th in Region 4.
 The Tigers set a team record for margin of victory at 48 points.
 The Tigers set a team record for margin in a defeat by allowing 63 points.
2019 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 23  @ Hazel Green    47   27   W       
 Thu., Aug. 29  @ Lee Huntsville    48   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 6  @ Huntsville   *  14   43   L       
 Fri., Sep. 13  vs. Sparkman   *  6   45   L       
 Fri., Sep. 20  vs. Austin   *  7   49   L       
 Fri., Sep. 27  OPEN 
 Fri., Oct. 4  @ Bob Jones   *  2   21   L       
 Thu., Oct. 10  vs. James Clemens   *  0   63   L       
 Thu., Oct. 17  vs. Florence   *  14   31   L       
 Fri., Oct. 25  @ Gadsden City   *  14   17   L       
 Fri., Nov. 1  vs. Buckhorn    41   14   W       
2019 Season Totals
  Points Scored193
  Scoring Average19.3
  Points Allowed310
  Defense Average31.0
  Opponents Record48-59
  Region Record0-7
  Home Record1-4
  Away Record2-3
2019 Class 7A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Grissom was not ranked.
2019 Class 7A Region 4 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
James Clemens 9-34762011-141437-033671  Wade Waldrop
Florence 7-53213101-155595-2209161  Will Hester
Sparkman 8-33002130-13215-2197164  Laron White
Austin 7-43732390-120544-3214141  Jeremy Perkins
Huntsville 6-42822303-4144201  Mark Fleetwood
Bob Jones 4-62242983-4149184  Kevin Rose
Gadsden City 1-91523201-6101216  Ali Smith
Grissom 3-71933100-757269  Chip English

2019 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Grissom Players on File.

2019 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Kahlil SaundersDL Jr. 6-5275 2nd  ASWA

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