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Coffee Football Team History


Coffee Yellow Jackets
Coffee High School

648 N. Cherry St. Florence, AL 35630
Stadium: Braly Municipal Stadium
Colors: Black & Gold
Coach: Jerry Hill
Region: 5A-R16
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1920  <-- 1996 <- 1997 -> 1998 --> 2003

1997 Season Highlights
 Jerry Hill enters his 4th season as Head Coach at Coffee.
 The Yellow Jackets finished 2nd in Region 16.
 
1997 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 5  vs. Sheffield    28   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 12  @ Athens    20   31   L       
 Fri., Sep. 19  @ Hartselle    41   27   W       
 Fri., Sep. 26  vs. Deshler    34   35   L       
 Fri., Oct. 3  @ Brooks    35   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 10  vs. Bradshaw   *  20   38   L       
 Fri., Oct. 17  vs. Colbert County    29   27   W       
 Fri., Oct. 24  @ Russellville   *  31   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 31  vs. Huntsville    7   10   L       
 Fri., Nov. 7  @ Muscle Shoals   *  21   6   W       
 Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 14  @ Jackson-Olin    3   35   L       1st Round Playoffs 
 
1997 Season Totals
  Record6-5
  Points Scored269
  Scoring Average24.5
  Points Allowed216
  Defense Average19.6
  Opponents Record68-55
  Region Record2-1
  Home Record2-3
  Away Record4-2
1997 Class 5A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Coffee was not ranked.
  
1997 Class 5A Region 16 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Bradshaw 8-43522621-153453-09452  Gary Horton
Coffee 6-52692160-13352-17244  Jerry Hill
Muscle Shoals 7-31771571-24049  Billy Snider
Russellville 3-71012110-31980  Ted Ikerd

1997 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Trent Dawson DE/LB Sr. 6-2195 All-Star Game  

1997 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Trent DawsonLB Sr.6-2200 1st  BN
 Trent DawsonLB Sr.6-2200 HM  ASWA



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