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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Butler Football Team History

Butler Rebels
S.R. Butler High School

3401 Holmes Ave. Huntsville, AL 35816
Stadium: Milton Frank Stadium
Colors: Green & Gold
Coach: Vernon Wells

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1951  <-- 1955 <- 1956 -> 1957 --> 2014

1956 Season Highlights
 Vernon Wells enters his 3rd season as Head Coach at Butler.
1956 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 14  @ Cullman    24   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 21  @ Gadsden    12   21   L       
 Fri., Sep. 28  vs. Deshler    25   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 5  @ Decatur    19   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 12  vs. Athens    25   19   W       
 Fri., Oct. 19  @ Emma Sansom    13   25   L       
 Fri., Oct. 26  vs. Sheffield    21   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 2  vs. Etowah    20   24   L       
 Fri., Nov. 9  @ Coffee    0   40   L       
 Fri., Nov. 16  vs. Huntsville    7   0   W       
1956 Season Totals
  Points Scored166
  Scoring Average16.6
  Points Allowed143
  Defense Average14.3
  Opponents Record47-44 -8
  Home Record4-1
  Away Record2-3
1956 Class 3A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Butler was not ranked.

1956 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Harry Clark HB Sr.160 All-Star Game  

1956 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Edward HoukE Sr.185 1st  BN
 Edward HoukE Sr.185 2nd  BPH

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