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Southside Selma Football Team History

Southside Selma Panthers
Southside High School

7975 Hwy. 80 E. Selma, AL 36701
Stadium: Memorial Stadium
Colors: Red, White & Black
Coach: Leroy Miles
Region: 5A-R7
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1965  <-- 1996 <- 1997 -> 1998 --> 2020

1997 Season Highlights
 Leroy Miles enters his 3rd season as Head Coach at Southside Selma.
 The Panthers finished 3rd in Region 7.
1997 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 5  vs. B.T. Washington    14   6   W       
 Fri., Sep. 12  @ Stanhope Elmore    12   42   L       
 Fri., Sep. 19  vs. Wilcox Central    8   14   L       
 Fri., Sep. 26  vs. Selma    8   9   L       
 Fri., Oct. 3  @ J.F. Shields    15   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 10  vs. Central Hayneville    27   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 17  vs. Hillcrest Tuscaloosa   *  0   16   L       
 Fri., Oct. 24  @ Demopolis   *  8   42   L       
 Fri., Oct. 31  @ Dallas County    0   46   L       
 Fri., Nov. 7  @ Keith    12   24   L       
1997 Season Totals
  Points Scored104
  Scoring Average10.4
  Points Allowed211
  Defense Average21.1
  Opponents Record47-58
  Region Record0-2
  Home Record2-3
  Away Record1-4
1997 Class 5A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Southside Selma was not ranked.
1997 Class 5A 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 
Hillcrest Tuscaloosa 4-71562190-17212-03316  Bart Harper
Demopolis 8-2235680-17141-15825  Cody Keene
Southside Selma 3-71042110-2858  Leroy Miles

1997 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Southside Selma Players on File.

1997 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Southside Selma Players on File.

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Morris Higginbotham coached three different teams to divisional state championships in the 1950s. He won titles at Walnut Grove in 1952, West Blocton in 1955 and Enterprise in 1960.