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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  <-- 1928 <- 1929 -> 1930 --> 2020

1929 Season Highlights
 T.B. Shotts enters his 2nd season as Head Coach at Athens.
1929 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 20  OPEN 
 Fri., Sep. 27  vs. Joe Bradley    86   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 4  vs. Ardmore    39   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 11  vs. Huntsville    7   20   L       
 Fri., Oct. 18  OPEN 
 Fri., Oct. 25  vs. Lauderdale County    39   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 1  vs. Fairview    39   7   W       
 Fri., Nov. 8  vs. Hartselle    12   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 15  @ Decatur    7   14   L       
 Fri., Nov. 22  OPEN 
1929 Season Totals
  Points Scored229
  Scoring Average32.7
  Points Allowed41
  Defense Average5.9
  Opponents Record19-25 -5
  Home Record5-1
  Away Record0-1
1929 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Athens was not ranked.

1929 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Athens Players on File.

1929 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Athens Players on File.

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