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Mobile Christian Football Team History

Mobile Christian Leopards
Mobile Christian School

5900 Cottage Hill Rd. Mobile, AL 36609
Stadium: Harrison Field
Colors: Navy Blue & Vegas Gold
Coach: Rick Whittle
Region: AISA-AAA-West
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1976  <-- 1996 <- 1997 -> 1998 --> 2020

1997 Season Highlights
 Rick Whittle enters his 2nd season as Head Coach at Mobile Christian.
 The Leopards won the Class AISA-AAA Region 3 Championship.
 The Leopards set a team record by scoring 69 in a game.
 The Leopards set a team record for margin of victory at 69 points.
1997 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 29   Jackson Academy    32   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 5  @ Patrician Academy    38   10   W       
 Fri., Sep. 12  @ Wilcox Academy   *  7   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 19  vs. Morgan Academy    6   10   L       
 Fri., Sep. 26  @ Monroe Academy    39   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 3  vs. Greenville Academy    60   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 10  vs. Marengo Academy   *  34   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 17  @ Meadowview Christian    17   14   W       
 Fri., Oct. 24  @ Oak Park Christian    69   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 31  vs. Faith Academy   *  28   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 7   Lee-Scott Academy    32   8   W       1st Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 21   Morgan Academy    9   32   L       Semi-finals Playoffs 
1997 Season Totals
  Points Scored371
  Scoring Average30.9
  Points Allowed93
  Defense Average7.8
  Opponents Record62-64
  Region Record3-0
  Home Record3-1
  Away Record5-0
1997 Class AISA-AAA Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Mobile Christian was not ranked.
1997 Class AISA-AAA Region 3 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Mobile Christian 10-2371931-141403-0696  Rick Whittle
Wilcox Academy 10-33301072-161221-24855  Robert Gartman
Faith Academy 4-61371991-23384  Butch Huff
Marengo Academy 1-9883050-32881  Chris Burford
Sumiton Christian 9-1331116  David Campbell

1997 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Mobile Christian Players on File.

1997 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Brandon OttPK Jr. HM  ASWA
 Brandon OttPK Jr. HM  BN
 Dustin OttRB So.5-9160 1st  BN
 Dustin OttRB So.5-9160 1st  ASWA
 Lee GoodwinRB Sr.5-10175 1st  ASWA
 Mickey OrsoLB Sr.5-11200 1st  ASWA

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