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Erwin Football Team History

Erwin Eagles
Center Point High School

1000 Eagle Way Center Point, AL 35215
Stadium: Bowman Field
Colors: Red, White & Blue
Coach: Bobby Johns
Region: 4A-R7
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1965  <-- 1977 <- 1978 -> 1979 --> 2020

1978 Season Highlights
 Bobby Johns enters his 1st season as Head Coach at Erwin.
 The Eagles finished 2nd in Region 7.
1978 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Thu., Aug. 24   Banks    14   7   W    Lawson Field   
 Fri., Sep. 1  vs. Minor    10   14   L       
 Fri., Sep. 8   Woodlawn    38   25   W    Lawson Field   
 Fri., Sep. 15  @ Mountain Brook    26   14   W       
 Fri., Sep. 22   Huffman    20   14   W    Lawson Field   
 Fri., Sep. 29  vs. Hueytown    7   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 6  vs. Hewitt-Trussville   *  25   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 13  @ Homewood   *  28   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 27  @ Vestavia Hills   *  7   24   L       
 Fri., Nov. 3  vs. Shades Valley   *  33   20   W       
1978 Season Totals
  Points Scored208
  Scoring Average20.8
  Points Allowed125
  Defense Average12.5
  Opponents Record47-55 -3
  Region Record3-1
  Home Record3-1
  Away Record2-1
1978 Class 4A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Erwin was not ranked.
1978 Class 4A 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 
Vestavia Hills 10-42351643-173564-19445  Buddy Anderson
Erwin 8-22081253-19351  Bobby Johns
Mountain Brook 4-61171423-26966  Leo Wright
Shades Valley 5-51672233-210096  Robert Higginbotham
Homewood 1-9751591-45691  Gary Rutledge
Hewitt-Trussville 1-7-1691910-528124  Chip Stewart

1978 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Erwin Players on File.

1978 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Ken ColeyQB Sr.5-11175 1st  BN
 Ken ColeyQB Sr.5-11175 1st  BPH

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