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   The best of the best in Alabama High   
  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

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1906  <-- 1926 <- 1927 -> 1928 --> 2020

1927 Season Highlights
 The Head Coach is unknown.
1927 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
    Sheffield    7   12   L       
    Decatur    0   15   L       
    Hartselle    12   6   W       
 Fri., Nov. 18  @ Coffee    7   7   T       
 Fri., Nov. 25  @ Lauderdale County    0   12   L       
1927 Season Totals
  Record1-3 -1
  Points Scored26
  Scoring Average5.2
  Points Allowed52
  Defense Average10.4
  Opponents Record27-18 -2
  Home Record0-0
  Away Record0-1 -1
1927 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Athens was not ranked.

1927 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Athens Players on File.

1927 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Athens Players on File.

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

Morris Higginbotham coached three different teams to divisional state championships in the 1950s. He won titles at Walnut Grove in 1952, West Blocton in 1955 and Enterprise in 1960.