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Newton County Football Team History


Newton County Cougars
Newton County High School

16255 Hwy. 503 Decatur, MS
Stadium:
Colors: Blue & Orange
Coach: Gene Mitchell


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1990  <-- 2015 <- 2016 -> 2017 --> 2024

2016 Season Highlights
 Gene Mitchell enters his 3rd season as Head Coach at Newton County.
 The Cougars finished 5th in District 5.
 
2016 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 19  vs. Leake Central    0   14   L       
 Fri., Aug. 26  @ Neshoba Central    13   14   L       
 Fri., Sep. 2  vs. Raymond    28   12   W       
 Fri., Sep. 9  @ Southeast Lauderdale    9   20   L       
 Fri., Sep. 16  vs. Union    0   27   L       
 Fri., Sep. 23  @ Richland    39   25   W       
 Fri., Sep. 30  vs. Mendenhall   *  14   20   L       
 Fri., Oct. 7  @ Quitman   *  16   40   L       
 Fri., Oct. 14  vs. Northeast Lauderdale   *  33   14   W       
 Fri., Oct. 21  @ West Lauderdale   *  21   41   L       
 Fri., Oct. 28  vs. Northeast Jones   *  6   16   L       
 
2016 Season Totals
  Record3-8
  Points Scored179
  Scoring Average16.3
  Points Allowed243
  Defense Average22.1
  Opponents Record65-68
  District Record1-4
  Home Record2-4
  Away Record1-4
  
2016 Class 4A District 5 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   District Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
West Lauderdale 12-13751801-144465-015793  Stan McCain
Quitman 6-72552971-142483-210281  Steven Bynum
Mendenhall 8-63874172-1781123-2148140  Durwood Anderson
Northeast Jones 6-52582360-129573-211077  Keith Braddock
Newton County 3-81792431-490131  Gene Mitchell
Northeast Lauderdale 2-92263290-582167  Curt Blackburn



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