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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Deshler Football Team History

Deshler Tigers
Deshler High School

200 N. Commons Tuscumbia, AL 35674
Stadium: Howard Chappell Stadium
Colors: Cardinal & White
Coach: Howard Chappell

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1917  <-- 1954 <- 1955 -> 1956 --> 2020

1955 Season Highlights
 Howard Chappell enters his 13th season as Head Coach at Deshler.
1955 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 9  OPEN 
 Fri., Sep. 16  vs. Huntsville    28   20   W       
 Fri., Sep. 23  vs. Butler    7   40   L       
 Fri., Sep. 30  @ Corinth MS    6   13   L       
 Fri., Oct. 7  vs. Coffee    13   26   L       
 Fri., Oct. 14  vs. Russellville    0   14   L       
 Fri., Oct. 28  vs. Sheffield    13   12   W       
 Fri., Nov. 4  vs. Cherokee    13   47   L       
 Fri., Nov. 11  @ Athens    13   19   L       
 Fri., Nov. 18  @ Decatur    15   13   W       
1955 Season Totals
  Points Scored108
  Scoring Average12.0
  Points Allowed204
  Defense Average22.7
  Opponents Record50-30
  Home Record2-4
  Away Record1-2
1955 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Deshler was not ranked.

1955 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Deshler Players on File.

1955 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 BordenG HM  MA
 Gil ClevelandB HM  MA
 Gil ClevelandB 3rd  BPH
 StaplesE HM  MA

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

The first night game played between high school teams in the state occurred on September 23, 1927 when Pike Road and Cloverdale met in the Cramton Bowl in Montgomery.