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

Altoona Football Team History

Altoona Choctaws
Altoona High School

 Altoona, AL 0
Colors: White & Crimson
Coach: Pat Gallagher

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1922  <-- 1951 <- 1952 -> 1953 --> 1965

1952 Season Highlights
 Pat Gallagher enters his 3rd season as Head Coach at Altoona.
1952 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Sat., Sep. 6  @ Sylvania    6   6   T       
 Fri., Sep. 12   Sardis    21   0   W    Boaz   
 Fri., Sep. 19  vs. Addison    6   0   W       
 Thu., Sep. 25  vs. Southside Gadsden    6   19   L       
 Fri., Oct. 3  vs. Hokes Bluff    6   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 10  @ Cedar Bluff    0   6   L       
 Sat., Oct. 18  @ Ragland    24   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 24  OPEN 
 Thu., Oct. 30  vs. Hayden    25   14   W       
 Wed., Nov. 5   Susan Moore    12   7   W    Walnut Grove   
1952 Season Totals
  Record6-2 -1
  Points Scored106
  Scoring Average11.8
  Points Allowed52
  Defense Average5.8
  Opponents Record27-50 -4
  Home Record3-1
  Away Record1-1 -1
1952 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Altoona was not ranked.

1952 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Altoona Players on File.

1952 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Altoona Players on File.

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

Morris Higginbotham coached three different teams to divisional state championships in the 1950s. He won titles at Walnut Grove in 1952, West Blocton in 1955 and Enterprise in 1960.