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Mountain Brook Football Team History

Mountain Brook Spartans
Mountain Brook High School

3650 Bethune Dr. Mountain Brook, AL 35223
Stadium: Spartan Stadium
Colors: Green & Gold
Coach: Robert Higginbotham
Region: 4A-R7
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1966  <-- 1974 <- 1975 -> 1976 --> 2021

1975 Season Highlights
 Robert Higginbotham enters his 3rd season as Head Coach at Mountain Brook.
 First playoff win.
 Record 13-0 season.
 First playoff appearance.
 First region championship.
 The Spartans move from Region 6 to Region 7.
 The Spartans won the Class 4A Region 7 Championship.
1975 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 29  @ Vestavia Hills    28   8   W       
 Fri., Sep. 5  vs. John Carroll    35   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 12  vs. Hewitt-Trussville    22   20   W       
 Fri., Sep. 19  vs. Erwin    31   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 26  @ Berry    23   12   W       
 Fri., Oct. 3  vs. Banks    28   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 10  vs. Shades Valley    13   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 17  @ Hueytown    27   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 24  @ Tuscaloosa County    24   3   W       
 Fri., Nov. 7  @ Homewood    19   10   W       
 Fri., Nov. 14   Bye                 1st Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 21  @ Tuscaloosa    21   16   W       2nd Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 28  vs. Coffee    50   20   W       Semi-finals Playoffs 
 Sat., Dec. 6   Dothan    29   23   W    Legion Field   Championship Game 
1975 Season Totals
  Points Scored350
  Scoring Average26.9
  Points Allowed125
  Defense Average9.6
  Opponents Record70-67 -2
  Region Record0-0
  Home Record6-0
  Away Record6-0
1975 Class 4A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Mountain Brook was not ranked.
1975 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 
Mountain Brook 13-03501253-010059  Robert Higginbotham

1975 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Major Ogilvie RB Sr.6-0175 4A Player of the Year  Bham Post-Herald
 Major Ogilvie B Jr.5-11175 Super All-State  Bham News

1975 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Major OgilvieHB Jr.5-11175 1st  BN
 Major OgilvieRB Jr.5-11175 1st  MA
 Major OgilvieRB Jr.6-0175 1st  BPH
 Matt WhatleyL HM  BPH
 Matt WhatleyG 2nd  BN
 Robert HigginbothamCoach 1st  BPH

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