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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Oxford Football Team History

Oxford Yellow Jackets
Oxford High School

915 Stewart St. Oxford, AL 36203
Stadium: Lamar Field
Colors: Black & Old Gold
Coach: Gil Adams

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1920  <-- 1958 <- 1959 -> 1960 --> 2020

1959 Season Highlights
 Gil Adams enters his 12th season as Head Coach at Oxford.
1959 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 11  @ Anniston    0   7   L       
 Fri., Sep. 18  OPEN 
 Fri., Sep. 25  @ Jacksonville    26   13   W       
 Fri., Oct. 2  vs. Cleburne County    22   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 9  vs. Piedmont    0   6   L       
 Fri., Oct. 16  vs. Walter Wellborn    26   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 23  vs. Scottsboro    26   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 30  @ Sylacauga    13   20   L       
 Fri., Nov. 6  vs. Colbert County    20   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 13  @ Alexandria    31   7   W       
1959 Season Totals
  Points Scored164
  Scoring Average18.2
  Points Allowed59
  Defense Average6.6
  Opponents Record44-37 -6
  Home Record4-1
  Away Record2-2
1959 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Oxford was not ranked.

1959 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Ernie Landers G Sr.5-9175 All-Star Game  

1959 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Oxford Players on File.

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Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

Morris Higginbotham coached three different teams to divisional state championships in the 1950s. He won titles at Walnut Grove in 1952, West Blocton in 1955 and Enterprise in 1960.