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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: T.B. Shotts

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1906  <-- 1927 <- 1928 -> 1929 --> 2020

1928 Season Highlights
 T.B. Shotts enters his 1st season as Head Coach at Athens.
1928 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 21   Cullman    6   29   L       
 Fri., Sep. 28   Ardmore    33   6   W       
 Thu., Oct. 4  @ Deshler    0   7   L       
 Fri., Oct. 12  @ Huntsville    12   18   L       
    Jones Valley    51   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 26  vs. Coffee    14   19   L       
 Fri., Nov. 2   Hartselle    6   25   L       
 Fri., Nov. 9   Decatur    7   12   L       
 Fri., Nov. 16   Lawrence County                 
 Thu., Nov. 29   Falkville    10   6   W       
1928 Season Totals
  Points Scored139
  Scoring Average15.4
  Points Allowed122
  Defense Average13.6
  Opponents Record38-40 -10
  Home Record0-1
  Away Record0-2
1928 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Athens was not ranked.

1928 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Athens Players on File.

1928 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

In 1969 the two point conversion was adopted for play following a touchdown. Until that time all conversions were worth one point.