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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Athens Football Team History

Athens Golden Eagles
Athens High School

P.O. Box 109 Athens, AL 35612
Stadium: Golden Eagle Stadium
Colors: Black & Old Gold
Coach: Larry McCoy

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1906  <-- 1968 <- 1969 -> 1970 --> 2019

1969 Season Highlights
 Larry McCoy enters his 4th season as Head Coach at Athens.
1969 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 12  vs. Decatur    14   22   L       
 Fri., Sep. 19  @ Hartselle    14   8   W       
 Thu., Sep. 25  @ Huntsville    0   7   L       
 Fri., Oct. 3  @ Deshler    13   21   L       
 Fri., Oct. 10  @ Austin    17   15   W       
 Fri., Oct. 17  vs. Coffee    7   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 24  @ Cullman    13   27   L       
 Fri., Oct. 31  @ Bradshaw    7   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 7  vs. Lee Huntsville    3   20   L       
 Mon., Nov. 17  @ Scottsboro    23   20   W       
1969 Season Totals
  Points Scored111
  Scoring Average11.1
  Points Allowed146
  Defense Average14.6
  Opponents Record52-41 -5
  Home Record1-2
  Away Record4-3
1969 Class 4A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Athens was not ranked.

1969 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Athens Players on File.

1969 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Will OrmanT Sr.6-0220 2nd  BPH

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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.