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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: Michael Shipp
Region: 6A-R14
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1922  <-- 1996 <- 1997 -> 1998 --> 2020

1997 Season Highlights
 Michael Shipp enters his 3rd season as Head Coach at Arab.
 The Arabian Knights finished 3rd in Region 14.
1997 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 5  vs. Boaz    21   20   W       
 Fri., Sep. 12  vs. Albertville    14   16   L       
 Fri., Sep. 19  @ Southside Gadsden    10   30   L       
 Fri., Sep. 26  @ Crossville    7   17   L       
 Fri., Oct. 3  @ Austin   *  0   28   L       
 Fri., Oct. 10  vs. Sheffield    10   27   L       
 Fri., Oct. 17  vs. Hartselle   *  27   25   W       
 Fri., Oct. 24  @ Guntersville    7   32   L       
 Fri., Oct. 31  vs. Brewer   *  20   28   L       
 Fri., Nov. 7  @ Scottsboro    0   27   L       
1997 Season Totals
  Points Scored116
  Scoring Average11.6
  Points Allowed250
  Defense Average25.0
  Opponents Record49-59
  Region Record1-2
  Home Record2-3
  Away Record0-5
1997 Class 6A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Arab was not ranked.
1997 Class 6A Region 14 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Brewer 5-62252190-17292-17972  Glenn Lang
Austin 4-71992840-16512-19735  Vance Roberson
Arab 2-81162501-24781  Michael Shipp
Hartselle 1-91453221-26196  Michael Smith

1997 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Arab Players on File.

1997 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Arab Players on File.

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