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Chelsea Football Team History

Chelsea Hornets
Chelsea High School

10510 Hwy. 11 Chelsea, AL 35043
Stadium: Chelsea High School Football Stadium
Colors: Blue & White
Coach: Lee Hibbs
Region: 3A-R7
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1966  <-- 1987 <- 1988 -> 1989 --> 2021

1988 Season Highlights
 Lee Hibbs enters his 2nd season as Head Coach at Chelsea.
 First playoff win.
 The Hornets move from Region 8 to Region 7.
 The Hornets won the Class 3A Region 7 Championship.
1988 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 26  vs. St. Clair County    16   12   W       
 Fri., Sep. 2  @ Briarwood   *  21   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 9  @ Ashville    0   7   L       
 Fri., Sep. 16  vs. West Blocton   *  18   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 23  @ Moody    6   23   L       
 Fri., Sep. 30  @ Winterboro   *  28   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 7  vs. Shelby County    7   39   L       
 Fri., Oct. 14  vs. Calera    14   16   L       
 Fri., Oct. 21  @ Thorsby    29   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 28  vs. Vincent   *  20   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 4  vs. LaFayette    7   6   W       1st Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 11  @ Lamar County    0   37   L       2nd Round Playoffs 
1988 Season Totals
  Points Scored166
  Scoring Average13.8
  Points Allowed146
  Defense Average12.2
  Opponents Record47-78
  Region Record4-0
  Home Record4-2
  Away Record3-3
1988 Class 3A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Chelsea was not ranked.
1988 Class 3A Region 7 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Chelsea 7-51661461-17434-0876  Lee Hibbs
West Blocton 8-41591061-126264-06714  David Elmore
Winterboro 2-8761812-23860  Tim Posey
Briarwood 1-8531861-33273  Jeff Young
Vincent 2-8752350-41966  Rob Crawford

1988 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Chelsea Players on File.

1988 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Danny BradfordLB HM  ASWA
 Don BrasherLB Sr. HM  BN
 Mark WehbyDB Sr. HM  BN
 Mark WehbyDB Sr. HM  ASWA

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