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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Etowah Football Team History

Etowah Blue Devils
Etowah High School

316 Jones St. Attalla, AL 35954
Stadium: Jim Glover Field
Colors: Royal Blue & White
Coach: James Glover

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1910  <-- 1955 <- 1956 -> 1957 --> 2021

1956 Season Highlights
 James Glover enters his 10th season as Head Coach at Etowah.
1956 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 7  vs. Glencoe    0   0   T       
 Fri., Sep. 14  vs. Jackson County    25   24   W       
 Fri., Sep. 21  vs. Ramsay    27   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 5  vs. West End    33   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 12  @ Gadsden    20   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 19  vs. Albertville    20   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 26  @ Emma Sansom    21   19   W       
 Fri., Nov. 2  @ Butler    24   20   W       
 Fri., Nov. 9  @ Anniston    33   13   W       
 Fri., Nov. 23  @ Emma Sansom    21   19   W    Gadsden   
1956 Season Totals
  Record9-0 -1
  Points Scored224
  Scoring Average22.4
  Points Allowed101
  Defense Average10.1
  Opponents Record54-39 -3
  Home Record4-0 -1
  Away Record5-0
1956 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Etowah was not ranked.

1956 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Wayne Proffitt HB All Southern  Orlando Sentinel

1956 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Billy CameronB 3rd  BPH
 Billy CameronHB HM  MA
 Gene LedbetterG 2nd  BN
 James LedbetterG Sr.185 2nd  BPH

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

In 1925 Langdale tied a record by defeating Milltown 125-0. Hamilton had set the record by thrashing Fayette 125-0 in 1915.