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Gadsden Football Team History


Gadsden Tigers
Gadsden High School

607 S. 12th St. Gadsden, AL 35901
Stadium: Murphree Stadium
Colors: Black & Orange
Coach: Vince DiLorenzo
Region: 5A-R13
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1924  <-- 1995 <- 1996 -> 1997 --> 2005

1996 Season Highlights
 Vince DiLorenzo enters his 13th season as Head Coach at Gadsden.
 The Tigers move from Region 12 to Region 13.
 The Tigers finished 3 in Region 13.
 
1996 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Thu., Sep. 5  @ Litchfield    17   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 13  vs. Pell City    14   28   L       
 Fri., Sep. 20  @ Fort Payne    28   29   L       
 Fri., Sep. 27  @ Austin    10   21   L       
 Fri., Oct. 4  OPEN 
 Fri., Oct. 11  vs. Etowah   *  27   42   L       
 Fri., Oct. 18  vs. Walter Wellborn    0   21   L       
 Fri., Oct. 25  vs. Southside Gadsden   *  20   49   L       
 Fri., Nov. 1  vs. Woodlawn    29   14   W       
 Fri., Nov. 8  vs. Emma Sansom    21   35   L       
 
1996 Season Totals
  Record2-7
  Points Scored166
  Scoring Average18.4
  Points Allowed246
  Defense Average27.3
  Opponents Record45-52
  Region Record0-2
  Home Record1-5
  Away Record1-2
1996 Class 5A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Gadsden was not ranked.
  
1996 Class 5A Region 13 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Etowah 8-43422251-176552-08427  Raymond Farmer
Southside Gadsden 6-62332941-136271-14962  Phil Lazenby
Gadsden 2-71662460-24791  Vince DiLorenzo

1996 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Gadsden Players on File.

1996 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Chad WilliamsLB Jr.6-0180 HM  ASWA



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