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   The best of the best in Alabama High   
  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Arab Football Team History

Arab Arabian Knights
Arab High School

P.O. Box 740 Arab, AL 35016
Stadium: Arab City Schools Sports Complex
Colors: Royal, Gold & White
Coach: Fred Buster Gross

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1922  <-- 1971 <- 1972 -> 1973 --> 2020

1972 Season Highlights
 Fred Buster Gross enters his 7th season as Head Coach at Arab.
1972 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 1  @ Albertville    34   16   W       
 Fri., Sep. 8  vs. J.O. Johnson    14   14   T       
 Fri., Sep. 15  @ Cullman    13   20   L       
 Fri., Sep. 22  vs. Guntersville    38   14   W       
 Fri., Oct. 6  vs. Scottsboro    14   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 13  vs. Tarrant    7   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 20  vs. Fort Payne    7   6   W       
 Mon., Oct. 30  @ Fairview    30   12   W       
 Fri., Nov. 3  vs. Cobb Avenue    25   6   W       
 Fri., Nov. 10  @ Boaz    6   6   T       
1972 Season Totals
  Record7-1 -2
  Points Scored188
  Scoring Average18.8
  Points Allowed94
  Defense Average9.4
  Opponents Record54-44 -3
  Home Record5-0 -1
  Away Record2-1 -1
1972 Class 3A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
10/25/19728 9(5-1-1) AHSAA
11/8/197210 9(7-1-1) AHSAA

1972 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Danny Maze RB Sr.6-0200 All-Star Game  

1972 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Danny MazeB 2nd  BPH
 Danny MazeB Sr.6-0175 2nd  BN
 Dick BagwellE HM  BPH
 YeagerG/C HM  BN

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

Luverne 'Toad' Wise was the first female football player in Alabama and may have been the first in the country. She was a kicker for the Escambia County Blue Devils in 1939-40.