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Shades Valley Football Team History

Shades Valley Mounties
Shades Valley High School

6100 Old Leeds Rd. Irondale, AL 35210
Stadium: Frank A. Nix Memorial Athletic Complex
Colors: Cardinal & Black
Coach: Robert Higginbotham
Region: 6A-R11
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1921  <-- 1983 <- 1984 -> 1985 --> 2021

1984 Season Highlights
 Robert Higginbotham enters his 8th season as Head Coach at Shades Valley.
 The Mounties move from Class 4A and into Region 11.
 The Mounties finished 2nd in Region 11.
1984 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 31  @ Erwin    35   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 7  vs. Lee Montgomery    10   28   L       
 Fri., Sep. 14  @ Enterprise    7   21   L       
 Fri., Sep. 21  @ Tuscaloosa County    28   12   W       
 Fri., Sep. 28  vs. Huffman    14   17   L       
 Fri., Oct. 5  vs. John Carroll   *  44   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 12  vs. Mountain Brook    13   16   L (2OT)      
 Fri., Oct. 19  @ Berry   *  17   14   W       
 Fri., Oct. 26  @ Jess Lanier    21   14   W       
 Fri., Nov. 2  vs. Vestavia Hills   *  14   24   L       
 Fri., Nov. 9  @ Central Tuscaloosa    17   48   L    Bryant-Denny   1st Round Playoffs 
1984 Season Totals
  Points Scored220
  Scoring Average20.0
  Points Allowed200
  Defense Average18.2
  Opponents Record73-49
  Region Record2-1
  Home Record1-4
  Away Record4-2
1984 Class 6A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
8/15/1984PS 10 ASWA
9/8/19841 9(1-0) ASWA
1984 Class 6A Region 11 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 11-22941852-147683-07935  Buddy Anderson
Shades Valley 5-62202000-117482-17544  Robert Higginbotham
Berry 5-51601161-24648  Bob Finley
John Carroll 0-10842680-327100  Joe Sicola

1984 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Shades Valley Players on File.

1984 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Marion HobbyOL Sr. HM  BN
 Marion HobbyOL Sr. HM  ASWA

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