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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Hanceville Football Team History

Hanceville Bulldogs
Hanceville High School

801 Commercial St. SE Hanceville, AL 35077
Stadium: Ray Talley Stadium
Colors: Purple & Gold
Coach: Lyle Darnell

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1925  <-- 1962 <- 1963 -> 1964 --> 2020

1963 Season Highlights
 Lyle Darnell enters his 4th season as Head Coach at Hanceville.
 The Bulldogs move from Class and into Region 0.
1963 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Thu., Sep. 5  @ Hayden    53   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 13  vs. Arab    13   13   T       
 Fri., Sep. 20  vs. Oneonta    14   12   W       
 Fri., Sep. 27  @ J.B. Pennington    13   14   L       
 Fri., Oct. 4  @ Warrior    7   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 11  @ Hartselle    13   21   L       
 Fri., Oct. 18  vs. Guntersville    25   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 25  @ Cleveland    14   13   W       
 Mon., Nov. 4  vs. Glenn    40   7   W       
 Mon., Nov. 11  vs. Cullman    6   21   L       
1963 Season Totals
  Record6-3 -1
  Points Scored198
  Scoring Average19.8
  Points Allowed114
  Defense Average11.4
  Opponents Record42-53 -4
  Home Record3-1 -1
  Away Record3-2
1963 Class 3A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Hanceville was not ranked.

1963 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Lee Burkhart DE Sr.6-4205 All-Star Game  

1963 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Lee BurkhartE Sr.6-1175 2nd  BPH
 Lee BurkhartE Sr.6-1195 1st  BN

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

Bart Starr received coaching from Kentucky great Babe Parilli his senior season at Sidney Lanier in hopes of joining Bear Bryant at Kentucky. He had to settle for Alabama.