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Bruce Football Team History


Bruce Trojans
Bruce High School

430 East Countiss Street Bruce, MS
Stadium: Trojan Field
Colors: Blue & Gold
Coach: Chuck Darbonne

Overall Record Progress      91% Complete
   
  
Team Timeline
First Team: 1940  (#1)
 
Championships
State Playoff Championships
1996
District Championships
  1992, 1995, 1996, 1999, 2003, 2004, 2012
 
Team Records
 Overall Record 405-409-11
 Winning Pct. 50%
 State Playoff Titles 1
 District Titles 7
 District Record 126-93
 Home Record 164-99-0
 Away Record 139-135-0
 
By The Numbers
 Seasons 94
 Winning Seasons (#2) 40
 Losing Seasons (#2)36
 Most Wins in A Season 13 (1996)
 Most Losses in A Season 11 (1971)
 10 Win Seasons 11
 Most Points Scored in a Game 68 (10/5/2012)
 Most Points Scored in a Season 541 (2012)
 Most Points Allowed in a Game 82 (10/24/1969)
 Most Points Allowed in a Season 455 (2017)
 Largest Margin of Victory 68 (10/5/2012)
 Largest Margin of Defeat 76 (10/24/1969)
 Most Points Both Teams in a Game 100 (10/13/1967)
 Last Shutout 8/26/2022
 Last Time Shutout 10/21/2022
 Shutouts All-Time 111
 Been Shutout All-Time 122
 
Streaks
 Longest Win 15 (10/21/1994-11/17/1995)
 Longest Losing 20 (9/16/1966-9/20/1968)
 
Playoff Records
 Overall Record 30-23
 Appearances 24
 1st Round 15-9
 2nd Round 10-5
 3rd Round 1-3
 Semi-Finals 3-4
 Finals 1-2
 
By the Decade
 2020-29  9-28
 2010-19  55-67
 2000-09  60-53
 1990-99 97-33
 1980-89 65-38
 1970-79 57-48
 1960-69 14-78-4
 1950-59 35-34-3
 
Next Game
 8/30/2024 (Fri)
@ South Pontotoc
in a Non-Division Game.
Last Time: Bruce won 21-7 in 2023.
All-Time:
  vs. South Pontotoc 15-6-0 71.4% 
 
2024 Season
 8/30  @ South Pontotoc            
 9/6  vs. Vardaman            
 9/13  @ East Union            
 9/20  vs. Thrasher            
 9/27  vs. Nanih Waiya            
 10/4   OPEN 
 10/11  @ Hatley            
 10/18  vs. Calhoun City   *          
 10/25  vs. Palmer   *          
 10/31  @ Water Valley   *          
 
2024 Season Totals
  Record0-0
  Scoring0-0
  Region Record0-0
  Home Record0-0
  Away Record0-0
 
 Region 2 Standings
  Bruce 0-00-0
  Calhoun City 0-00-0
  Palmer 0-00-0
  Water Valley 0-00-0
Longest Running Rivalry
 Bruce & Calhoun City have played 68 games.
Bruce has won 33 games.
Calhoun City has won 33 games.
with 2 tie games.
 
Record when scoring..... (since 2000)
 Scoring  Record 
 less than 10 1-71
 10 or more 123-77
 20 or more  105-31
 30 or more 72-6
 40 or more 48-0
 
Record when allowing..... (since 2000)
 Points Allowed  Record 
 less than 10 58-3
 10 or more 66-145
 20 or more 19-126
 30 or more 4-86
 40 or more 1-54
 
Border Wars
 vs. Tennessee 2 - 1 - 0
 vs. Arkansas 1 - 0 - 0
 
  
 
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NOTES:
(1) If 'First Year' is unknown we assume a year based upon research.
(2) Winning and losing seasons counted only if team plays at least 5 games.

Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

Morris Higginbotham coached three different teams to divisional state championships in the 1950s. He won titles at Walnut Grove in 1952, West Blocton in 1955 and Enterprise in 1960.