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New Hope Football Team History


New Hope Trojans
New Hope High School

3419 New Hope Road Columbus, MS
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Colors: Black & Gold
Coach: Butch Jones


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1950  <-- 1971 <- 1972 -> 1973 --> 2021

1972 Season Highlights
 Butch Jones enters his 2nd season as Head Coach at New Hope.
 The Trojans won the Parkway Conference Championship.
 
1972 Season
 
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 8   North Pontotoc   *  34   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 15   Mooreville   *  11   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 22   Hatley   *  33   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 29   Smithville   *  15   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 6   Mantachie   *  26   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 13   Caledonia   *  35   32   W       
 Fri., Oct. 20  vs. Carrollton AL    14   42   L       
 Fri., Oct. 27   Hamilton   *  33   6   W       
 Fri., Nov. 3   South Pontotoc   *  17   8   W       
 Fri., Nov. 10   OPEN               
 
1972 Season Totals
  Record8-1
  Points Scored218
  Scoring Average24.2
  Points Allowed94
  Defense Average10.4
  Opponents Record33-50 -4
  Home Record0-1
  Away Record0-0
  
1972  Parkway Conference  Standings
  Regular Season   Conference Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
New Hope 8-1218948-0-020452  Butch Jones
Hamilton 7-1-1191856-1-116369  Jimmie Moore
Caledonia 4-41861654-4-0186165  Ted Talley
Hatley 4-4-11301494-3-1118117  Jimmy Eiland
Smithville 4-41461324-4-0146132  Bo Hathcock
Mantachie 4-5751863-5-065180  Phillips Hoots
Mooreville 3-4-21301153-3-213089  Jerry Bramlett
North Pontotoc 1-8501961-7-050176  Bobby Bigham
South Pontotoc 1-8621531-7-054130  John Manning



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