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   The best of the best in Alabama High   
  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Etowah Football Team History

Etowah Blue Devils
Etowah High School

316 Jones St. Attalla, AL 35954
Stadium: Jim Glover Field
Colors: Royal Blue & White
Coach: James Glover

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1910  <-- 1948 <- 1949 -> 1950 --> 2021

1949 Season Highlights
 James Glover enters his 3rd season as Head Coach at Etowah.
 First 10 win season.
1949 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Sat., Sep. 17  vs. Glencoe    59   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 23  vs. Walker    45   6   W       
 Fri., Sep. 30  @ Gadsden    6   0   W       
 Thu., Oct. 6  vs. DeKalb County    26   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 14  vs. B.B. Comer    31   25   W       
 Fri., Oct. 21  @ Albertville    18   0   W       
 Sat., Oct. 29  @ Emma Sansom    18   2   W       
 Fri., Nov. 4  vs. Talladega    20   9   W       
 Fri., Nov. 11  @ Tuscaloosa County    19   12   W       
 Thu., Nov. 24  @ Gadsden    6   0   W    Gadsden   
1949 Season Totals
  Points Scored248
  Scoring Average24.8
  Points Allowed60
  Defense Average6.0
  Opponents Record46-46 -6
  Home Record5-0
  Away Record5-0
1949 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
11/14/19498 10 AJ

1949 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 G.B. Beasley LG Sr.185 All-Star Game  

1949 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 G.B. BeasleyG Sr.180 1st  BNAH
 G.B. BeasleyG HM  MA
 Wyman TownselB Jr. 3rd  BNAH

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

The first football game played by a high school team in Alabama was in 1892 when Central Birmingham (Phillips) lost to Alabama 56-0 on November 11.