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Pleasant Grove Football Team History

Pleasant Grove Spartans
Pleasant Grove High School

100 Spartan Drive Pleasant Grove, AL 35127
Stadium: Spartan Stadium
Colors: Purple & Gold
Coach: Keith Luker
Region: 5A-R9
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1971  <-- 1997 <- 1998 -> 1999 --> 2020

1998 Season Highlights
 Keith Luker enters his 5th season as Head Coach at Pleasant Grove.
 The Spartans move from Class 4A and into Region 9.
 The Spartans finished 2nd in Region 9.
1998 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 28  @ Tarrant    22   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 4  vs. Mortimer Jordan    0   14   L       
 Fri., Sep. 11  vs. Thomasville    22   28   L       
 Fri., Sep. 18  @ Holt    13   30   L       
 Fri., Sep. 25  vs. Leeds    19   14   W       
 Fri., Oct. 2  vs. Fairfield   *  7   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 9  @ Corner    28   20   W       
 Fri., Oct. 16  vs. Erwin    17   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 23  @ Fayette County   *  16   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 30  @ McAdory   *  0   35   L       
 Fri., Nov. 6  @ Gadsden    0   48   L    Jack Murphree   1st Round Playoffs 
1998 Season Totals
  Points Scored144
  Scoring Average13.1
  Points Allowed215
  Defense Average19.5
  Opponents Record72-51
  Region Record2-1
  Home Record3-2
  Away Record3-3
1998 Class 5A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Pleasant Grove was not ranked.
1998 Class 5A Region 9 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
McAdory 8-32151340-114352-13420  David Powell
Pleasant Grove 6-51442150-10482-12347  Keith Luker
Fayette County 5-51801181-23337  Waldon Tucker
Fairfield 3-71202130-32670  Donnie Morgan

1998 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Michael Simonetti DL Sr.6-2260 AL-MS Game  
 Michael Simonetti DL Sr. All-Star Game  
 Michael Simonetti DL Sr.6-2265 Super All-State  Bham News

1998 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Michael SimonettiDL Sr.6-2265 1st  BN
 Michael SimonettiDL Sr.6-2265 1st  ASWA

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