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Wetumpka Football Team History


Wetumpka Indians
Wetumpka High School

1251 Coosa River Pkwy. Wetumpka, AL 36092
Stadium: Hohenburg Field
Colors: Black & Gold
Coach: John Maddaloni
Region: 5A-R6
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1996 Season Highlights
 John Maddaloni enters his 4th season as Head Coach at Wetumpka.
 The Indians finished 2nd in Region 6.
 
1996 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 6  vs. Tallassee    34   6   W       
 Fri., Sep. 13  @ Greenville    23   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 20  @ Chilton County    17   21   L       
 Fri., Sep. 27  @ Elmore County    26   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 4  vs. Hillcrest Evergreen    24   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 11  vs. Smiths Station    10   18   L       
 Fri., Oct. 18  @ Benjamin Russell    21   23   L       
 Fri., Oct. 25  @ Stanhope Elmore   *  6   10   L       
 Fri., Nov. 1  vs. Charles Henderson   *  20   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 8  @ B.T. Washington   *  21   0   W       
 Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 15  @ Greenville    22   0   W       1st Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 22  @ Eufaula    19   7   W       2nd Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 29  vs. Blount    10   19   L       3rd Round Playoffs 
 
1996 Season Totals
  Record8-5
  Points Scored253
  Scoring Average19.5
  Points Allowed111
  Defense Average8.5
  Opponents Record101-49
  Region Record2-1
  Home Record3-2
  Away Record5-3
1996 Class 5A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
10/10/19965 4(4-1) ASWA
10/2/19964 4(3-1) ASWA
8/4/1996PS 3 ASWA
9/12/19961 1(1-0) ASWA
9/18/19962 1(2-0) ASWA
9/25/19963 5(2-1) ASWA
  
1996 Class 5A Region 6 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Stanhope Elmore 9-32851751-140423-05226  Jimmy Foshee
Wetumpka 8-52531112-151262-14710  John Maddaloni
Charles Henderson 3-71292221-23545  Hugh Fountain
B.T. Washington 1-8911770-31366  Lonzo Bullie

1996 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Jamie Winborn LB Sr.6-0228 AL-MS Game  
 Reid Tankersley TE Sr.6-4245 AL-MS Game  

1996 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 James WinbornLB Sr. HM  BN
 Reid TankerslyOL Sr.6-4240 HM  ASWA



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