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Murrah Football Team History


Murrah Mustangs
Murrah High School

1400 Murrah Drive Jackson, MS
Stadium: H.T. Newell Field
Colors: Royal Blue & Silver
Coach: James E. Merritt


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1955  <-- 1955 <- 1955 -> 1956 --> 2021

1955 Season Highlights
 James E. Merritt enters his 1st season as Head Coach at Murrah.
 This was the first season Murrah fielded a team.
 
1955 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 9   Greenville   *  0   32   L       
 Fri., Sep. 16   Brookhaven    13   33   L       
 Fri., Sep. 30   Provine    7   7   T       
 Fri., Oct. 7   Corinth   *  0   14   L       
 Fri., Oct. 14   Central Jackson   *  0   33   L       
 Fri., Oct. 28   Greenwood   *  6   33   L       
 Fri., Oct. 28   Vicksburg   *  0   32   L       
 Fri., Nov. 4   Lee   *  7   14   L       
 Thu., Nov. 10   Meridian   *  0   41   L       
 Thu., Nov. 17   Pascagoula    6   31   L       
 
1955 Season Totals
  Record0-9 -1
  Points Scored39
  Scoring Average3.9
  Points Allowed270
  Defense Average27.0
  Opponents Record64-36 -2
  Home Record0-0
  Away Record0-0
  
1955  Big 8 N Conference  Standings
  Regular Season   Conference Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Greenwood 7-2-1246647-1-123345  Jim Champion
Vicksburg 11-0307626-0-018437  Mike Campbell
Corinth 9-11771125-1-08772  Harold Wesson
Tupelo 8-1-1324934-1-116373  Pickens Noble
Greenville 5-51491544-3-0123134  Hartwell McPhail
Meridian 6-42291443-4-0158129  Charlie Armstrong
Central Jackson 4-61161452-5-085133  Curtis Allen
Clarksdale 4-5-11391601-5-059120  Wayne Harris
Lee 3-7982361-7-052216  Harper Davis
Murrah 0-9-1392700-7-013199  James E. Merritt



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