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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
Coach: Ferman Elmore

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1906  <-- 1949 <- 1950 -> 1951 --> 2021

1950 Season Highlights
 Ferman Elmore enters his 2nd season as Head Coach at Athens.
 The Golden Eagles move from Class and into Region 0.
1950 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 15   Joe Bradley    21   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 22   Lincoln Huntsville    46   6   W       
 Fri., Sep. 29  @ Decatur    0   20   L       
 Fri., Oct. 6  vs. Sheffield    7   13   L       
 Fri., Oct. 13  @ Lauderdale County    25   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 20  @ Coffee    0   19   L       
 Fri., Oct. 27  vs. Cullman    16   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 3  vs. Lawrence County    7   7   T       
 Fri., Nov. 10  @ Deshler    7   21   L       
 Thu., Nov. 23  vs. Huntsville    10   0   W       
1950 Season Totals
  Record5-4 -1
  Points Scored139
  Scoring Average13.9
  Points Allowed93
  Defense Average9.3
  Opponents Record50-35 -12
  Home Record2-1 -1
  Away Record1-3
1950 Class 2A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Athens was not ranked.

1950 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Athens Players on File.

1950 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Lewis DollarC 3rd  BN
 Lewis DollarC 1st  BPH

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