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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Emma Sansom Football Team History

Emma Sansom Rebels
Emma Sansom High School

2210 W. Meighan Blvd. Gadsden, AL 35904
Stadium: Murphree Stadium
Colors: Purple & Gold
Coach: Claud E. Chamblee

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1930  <-- 1938 <- 1939 -> 1940 --> 2005

1939 Season Highlights
 Claud E. Chamblee enters his 5th season as Head Coach at Emma Sansom.
1939 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Thu., Sep. 21  vs. Cherokee County    7   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 29  @ Guntersville    38   0   W       
 Thu., Oct. 5  vs. Southside Gadsden    44   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 13  @ Piedmont    33   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 20  vs. Etowah    26   6   W       
 Thu., Oct. 26  vs. Glencoe    14   6   W       
 Thu., Nov. 2  vs. Dadeville    12   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 10  @ Gadsden    0   8   L       
 Thu., Nov. 30  vs. Deshler    6   0   W       
1939 Season Totals
  Points Scored180
  Scoring Average20.0
  Points Allowed20
  Defense Average2.2
  Opponents Record44-32 -5
  Home Record6-0
  Away Record2-1
1939 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Emma Sansom was not ranked.

1939 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Emma Sansom Players on File.

1939 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 BusbyB HM  BN
 FletcherE HM  BN
 FletcherE HM  MA
 WesleyT HM  BN
 WesleyT 2nd  BN

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

In 1969 the two point conversion was adopted for play following a touchdown. Until that time all conversions were worth one point.