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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Tuscaloosa Football Team History

Tuscaloosa Black Bears
Tuscaloosa High School

 Tuscaloosa, AL 0
Stadium: Van deGraaf Field
Colors: Red & Black
Coach: Frank Swede Kendall

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1908  <-- 1949 <- 1950 -> 1951 --> 1978

1950 Season Highlights
 Frank Swede Kendall enters his 9th season as Head Coach at Tuscaloosa.
1950 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 15  vs. Aliceville    39   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 22  vs. Coffee    7   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 29  @ Sidney Lanier    0   13   L       
 Fri., Oct. 6  vs. Woodlawn    26   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 13  vs. Tuscaloosa County    24   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 20  @ Parrish Selma    27   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 27   Gadsden    14   6   W       
 Fri., Nov. 10  @ Deshler    33   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 3   Holt    33   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 17   Etowah    7   26   L       
1950 Season Totals
  Points Scored210
  Scoring Average21.0
  Points Allowed64
  Defense Average6.4
  Opponents Record58-33 -9
  Home Record4-0
  Away Record2-1
1950 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
10/16/19504 5 AJ
10/2/19502 10 AJ
10/23/19505 4 AJ
10/30/19506 4(6-1) AJ
10/9/19503 7 AJ
11/13/19508 4(7-1) AJ
11/20/19509 8(7-2) AJ
11/27/1950Final 78-236 AJ
11/6/19507 4(6-1) AJ
9/25/19501 2 AJ

1950 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Cecil Ingram LHB Sr. All-Star Game  
 Cecil Ingram HB Sr. All-Star Game  
 Cecil Ingram HB Sr. ASHOF  
 Tom Danner G Sr. All American  WW
 Tom Danner LG Sr. All-Star Game  

1950 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Bliiy TinsleyB Sr.200 3rd  BN
 Cecil IngramB 2nd  BPH
 Hugh ThomasT HM  MA
 Mark ChristianC 3rd  MA
 Tom DannerT HM  MA
 Tom DannerG Sr.200 1st  BN
 Tom DannerG Sr. 2nd  BPH

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

Luverne 'Toad' Wise was the first female football player in Alabama and may have been the first in the country. She was a kicker for the Escambia County Blue Devils in 1939-40.