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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Cullman Football Team History

Cullman Bearcats
Cullman High School

510 13th St. NE Cullman, AL 35055
Stadium: Woodard Stadium
Colors: Black & Gold
Coach: Oliver Woodard

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1915  <-- 1961 <- 1962 -> 1963 --> 2020

1962 Season Highlights
 Oliver Woodard enters his 4th season as Head Coach at Cullman.
 First 10 win season.
1962 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 14  @ Butler    41   20   W       
 Fri., Sep. 21  vs. Arab    33   6   W       
 Fri., Sep. 28  @ Etowah    40   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 5  @ Lawrence County    45   13   W       
 Fri., Oct. 12  vs. Huntsville    43   19   W       
 Fri., Oct. 19  vs. Decatur    20   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 26  @ Athens    46   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 2  @ Walker    50   6   W       
 Tue., Nov. 13  vs. Hartselle    32   7   W       
 Fri., Nov. 16  vs. Hanceville    49   0   W       
1962 Season Totals
  Points Scored399
  Scoring Average39.9
  Points Allowed78
  Defense Average7.8
  Opponents Record50-45 -4
  Home Record5-0
  Away Record5-0
1962 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
Final 1(10-0)218 UPI
10/11/19625 1(4-0)132 ASWA
10/17/19626 1(5-0)141 ASWA
10/24/19627 1(6-0)136 ASWA
10/31/19628 1(7-0)145 ASWA
10/4/19624 1(3-0)142 ASWA
11/15/196210 1(8-0)162 ASWA
11/21/196211 2(10-0)137 ASWA
11/27/1962Final 2(10-0)138 ASWA
11/7/19629 1(8-0)146 ASWA
12/14/1962Final 1(10-0)28.3 BPH
9/26/19623 3(2-0)98 ASWA

1962 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 John Calvert LB Sr.5-10190 All-Star Game  
 Leslie Kelley B Sr.195 All Southern  Orlando Sentinel
 Leslie Kelley FB Sr.6-3205 All-Star Game  
 Wayne Trimble QB Sr.6-0185 All American  SS
 Wayne Trimble QB Sr.6-1185 All American  Coach & Athlete
 Wayne Trimble QB Sr.6-0180 All Southern  Orlando Sentinel
 Wayne Trimble QB Sr. All-Star Game  

1962 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Barry WilloughbyG HM  BN
 Barry WIlloughbyG 3rd  BPH
 Bobby WatersT Sr.190 2nd  BN
 Bobby WatersE Sr.190 2nd  BPH
 John CalvertG Sr.185 1st  BN
 John CalvertG Sr.185 1st  ASWA
 John ClavertC Sr.185 1st  BPH
 Leslie KelleyFB Sr.195 1st  ASWA
 Leslie KelleyB Sr.195 1st  BPH
 Leslie KelleyB Sr.195 1st  BN
 Oliver WoodardCoach 1st  BPH
 Wayne ChappellE Sr.175 1st  BPH
 Wayne ChappellE Sr.175 2nd  BN
 Wayne ChappellE Sr.175 1st  ASWA
 Wayne TrimbleB Sr.185 1st  BN
 Wayne TrimbleQB Sr.180 1st  ASWA
 Wayne TrimbleB Sr.185 1st  BPH

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