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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Athens Football Team History

Athens Golden Eagles
Athens High School

P.O. Box 109 Athens, AL 35612
Stadium: Golden Eagle Stadium
Colors: Black & Old Gold
Coach: Cody Gross
Region: 6A-R7
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1906  <-- 2018 <- 2019 -> 2020 --> 2020

2019 Season Highlights
 Cody Gross enters his 4th season as Head Coach at Athens.
 The Golden Eagles finished 2nd in Region 7.
2019 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 23  OPEN 
 Fri., Aug. 30  vs. Gardendale    14   21   L       
 Fri., Sep. 6  vs. Hartselle   *  28   19   W       
 Fri., Sep. 13  @ Decatur   *  27   14   W       
 Fri., Sep. 20  vs. Hazel Green    51   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 27  @ East Limestone    42   21   W       
 Fri., Oct. 4  vs. Cullman   *  31   17   W       
 Fri., Oct. 11  @ Columbia   *  55   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 18  @ Muscle Shoals   *  21   49   L       
 Fri., Oct. 25  vs. Lee Huntsville    50   0   W       
 Thu., Oct. 31  @ Austin    16   38   L       
 Fri., Nov. 8  vs. Buckhorn    62   14   W       1st Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 15  @ Clay-Chalkville    7   35   L       2nd Round Playoffs 
2019 Season Totals
  Points Scored404
  Scoring Average33.7
  Points Allowed234
  Defense Average19.5
  Opponents Record59-74
  Region Record4-1
  Home Record5-1
  Away Record3-3
2019 Class 6A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Athens was not ranked.
2019 Class 6A Region 7 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Muscle Shoals 12-15291652-1105735-024048  Scott Basden
Athens 8-44042341-169494-1162105  Cody Gross
Cullman 6-62662421-120353-2121103  Oscar Glasscock
Hartselle 4-73022200-117242-316885  Bo Culver
Decatur 2-82173271-4110166  Jere Adcock
Columbia 0-10205590-56300  Marcus McCall4/Nicholas Wells

2019 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Athens Players on File.

2019 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Rush BoyettLB Jr. 6-0240 HM  ASWA

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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.