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Ackerman Football Team History


Ackerman Indians
Ackerman High School

280 East Main Street Ackerman, MS
Stadium: Dale Davidson Field
Colors: Blue & Gold
Coach: Ricky Woods


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1920  <-- 1996 <- 1997 -> 1998 --> 2012

1997 Season Highlights
 Ricky Woods enters his 3rd season as Head Coach at Ackerman.
 The Indians won the Class 2A District 5 Championship.
 TheIndians set a team record by scoring 590 points.
 
1997 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 29  @ Pelahatchie    21   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 5  vs. Calhoun City    34   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 12  @ Maben    49   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 19  vs. Eupora    56   3   W       
 Fri., Sep. 26  vs. Winona    34   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 3  @ Montgomery County    61   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 10  @ Choctaw Central   *  28   25   W       
 Fri., Oct. 17  vs. West Lowndes   *  35   8   W       
 Fri., Oct. 24  vs. Philadelphia   *  18   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 31  @ Williams-Sullivan   *  73   6   W       
 Fri., Nov. 7  @ South Leake   *  64   0   W       
 Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 14  vs. Newton    35   0   W       1st Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 21  vs. Lumberton    21   0   W       2nd Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 28  @ Bassfield    14   0   W       Semi-finals Playoffs 
 Fri., Dec. 5   Booneville    47   0   W       Championship Game 
 
1997 Season Totals
  Record15-0
  Points Scored590
  Scoring Average39.3
  Points Allowed63
  Defense Average4.2
  Opponents Record95-72 -1
  District Record5-0
  Home Record7-0
  Away Record7-0
  
1997 Class 2A 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 
Ackerman 15-0590634-011705-021846  Ricky Woods
Philadelphia 7-3-13091480-13424-117658  Steve Cheatham
Choctaw Central 8-23721293-218683  Tommy McCool
West Lowndes 4-41661722-3106110  Felix Wicks
South Leake 1-8903731-482225  Curtis Hardy
Williams-Sullivan 0-9304740-518264  Tim McCormick



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