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Pell City Football Team History

Pell City Panthers
Pell City High School

1300 Cogswell Ave. Pell City, AL 35125
Stadium: Pete Rich-Alumni Stadium
Colors: Black & Gold
Coach: Gene Ellison
Region: 3A-R8
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1919  <-- 1973 <- 1974 -> 1975 --> 2020

1974 Season Highlights
 Gene Ellison enters his 1st season as Head Coach at Pell City.
 First playoff win.
 First playoff appearance.
 First region championship.
 The Panthers move from Region 0 to Region 8.
 The Panthers won the Class 3A Region 8 Championship.
1974 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 6  vs. Jacksonville    13   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 13  @ Sylacauga    7   2   W       
 Fri., Sep. 20  vs. Cleburne County    7   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 27  @ Childersburg    0   7   L       
 Fri., Oct. 4  @ Hewitt-Trussville    6   21   L       
 Fri., Oct. 11  vs. Lincoln    26   8   W       
 Fri., Oct. 18  vs. B.B. Comer    6   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 25  @ Midfield    28   7   W       
 Fri., Nov. 1  @ Oneonta    26   7   W       
 Fri., Nov. 8  @ Thompson    28   6   W       
 Fri., Nov. 15  @ Stanhope Elmore    20   14   W       1st Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 22  @ Chilton County    34   8   W       2nd Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 29  vs. Escambia County    0   6   L       Semi-finals Playoffs 
1974 Season Totals
  Points Scored201
  Scoring Average15.5
  Points Allowed93
  Defense Average7.2
  Opponents Record74-60
  Region Record0-0
  Home Record4-1
  Away Record6-2
1974 Class 3A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Pell City was not ranked.

1974 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Pell City Players on File.

1974 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Gary SavageG 2nd  BN
 Wayne McCoyRB Jr.5-11185 1st  BPH

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