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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Grissom Football Team History

Grissom Tigers
Virgil I. Grissom High School

1001 Haysland Rd SW Huntsville, AL 35802
Stadium: Milton Frank Stadium
Colors: Orange & Brown
Coach: Paul Parvin
Region: 6A-R15
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1970  <-- 1995 <- 1996 -> 1997 --> 2019

1996 Season Highlights
 Paul Parvin enters his 8th season as Head Coach at Grissom.
 The Tigers move from Region 14 to Region 15.
 The Tigers finished 3 in Region 15.
1996 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Thu., Sep. 5  vs. Lee Huntsville    40   14   W       
 Fri., Sep. 13  @ J.O. Johnson    9   21   L       
 Fri., Sep. 20  @ Athens    14   23   L       
 Fri., Sep. 27  @ Huntsville    15   31   L       
 Fri., Oct. 4  @ Bob Jones   *  26   32   L       
 Fri., Oct. 11  vs. Butler   *  7   46   L       
 Thu., Oct. 17  vs. Minor    0   28   L       
 Fri., Oct. 25  @ Austin    35   38   L       
 Fri., Nov. 1  vs. Decatur   *  9   6   W       
 Fri., Nov. 8  @ Fort Payne    41   17   W       
1996 Season Totals
  Points Scored196
  Scoring Average19.6
  Points Allowed256
  Defense Average25.6
  Opponents Record64-44
  Region Record1-2
  Home Record2-2
  Away Record1-5
1996 Class 6A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Grissom was not ranked.
1996 Class 6A Region 15 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Bob Jones 8-33432970-123343-06854  Frank Sadler
Butler 5-61922130-114202-17741  Ron Danley
Grissom 3-71962561-24284  Paul Parvin
Decatur 4-61281460-32028  Jere Adcock

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

1996 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Grissom Players on File.

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