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Briarwood Football Team History


Briarwood Lions
Briarwood Christian School

6255 Cahaba Valley Rd. Birmingham, AL 35242
Stadium: Lions Pride Stadium
Colors: Blue & Gold
Coach: Fred Yancey
Region: 3A-R5
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1973  <-- 1995 <- 1996 -> 1997 --> 2021

1996 Season Highlights
 Fred Yancey enters his 7th season as Head Coach at Briarwood.
 First 13 win season.
 First 10-0 regular season.
 The Lions move from Region 7 to Region 5.
 The Lions won the Class 3A Region 5 Championship.
 
1996 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 6  @ Oak Grove    31   6   W       
 Fri., Sep. 13  vs. Chelsea    27   19   W       
 Fri., Sep. 20  @ Jemison    14   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 27  vs. Pleasant Grove    21   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 4  @ West Blocton   *  42   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 11  @ Vincent    24   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 18  vs. Winterboro    35   3   W       
 Fri., Oct. 25  vs. B.B. Comer   *  13   12   W       
 Fri., Nov. 1  @ Trinity    35   6   W       
 Fri., Nov. 8  vs. Carver Birmingham   *  35   20   W       
 Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 15  vs. Washington County    36   6   W       1st Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 22  vs. St. Clair County    9   7   W       2nd Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 29  @ Rehobeth    21   14   W       3rd Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Dec. 6  @ UMS-Wright    14   26   L       Semi-finals Playoffs 
 
1996 Season Totals
  Record13-1
  Points Scored357
  Scoring Average25.5
  Points Allowed139
  Defense Average9.9
  Opponents Record79-76
  Region Record3-0
  Home Record7-0
  Away Record6-1
1996 Class 3A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
10/10/19965 5(5-0) ASWA
10/17/19966 4(6-0) ASWA
10/2/19964 5(4-0) ASWA
10/24/19967 4(7-0) ASWA
10/31/19968 2(8-0) ASWA
11/14/1996Final 1(10-0) ASWA
11/7/19969 2(9-0) ASWA
9/12/19961 10(1-0) ASWA
9/18/19962 8(2-0) ASWA
9/25/19963 5(3-0) ASWA
  
1996 Class 3A Region 5 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Briarwood 13-13571393-180533-09032  Fred Yancey
B.B. Comer 8-32461070-114152-19643  Bobby Overton
Carver Birmingham 4-61392171-24069  Willie Peake
West Blocton 0-10914120-330112  Sam Hicks

1996 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Briarwood Players on File.

1996 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Chris CarverLB Sr.6-0210 1st  BN
 Daniel McClurkinQB Sr. HM  BN
 Fred YanceyCoach 1st  ASWA
 Michael KetchumDB Sr.6-0175 1st  ASWA
 Michael KetchumDB Sr.6-0175 1st  BN
 Walker RennekerDL Sr.6-0195 HM  ASWA
 Walker RennekerDL Sr.6-0195 HM  BN



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