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Southside Gadsden Football Team History

Southside Gadsden Panthers
Southside High School

2150 Hwy 77 Gadsden, AL 35907
Stadium: Barney Hood Stadium
Colors: Black & Cardinal
Coach: Dexter Wood
Region: 3A-R12
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1926  <-- 1975 <- 1976 -> 1977 --> 2020

1976 Season Highlights
 Dexter Wood enters his 1st season as Head Coach at Southside Gadsden.
 The Panthers move from Region 0 to Region 12.
 The Panthers finished 7th in Region 12.
1976 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 27  vs. Litchfield   *  23   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 3  vs. Sardis    7   3   W       
 Fri., Sep. 10  @ West End Walnut Grove    31   22   W       
 Fri., Sep. 17  @ St. Clair County    31   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 24  OPEN 
 Fri., Oct. 1  vs. Cherokee County   *  3   35   L       
 Fri., Oct. 8  @ Hokes Bluff    12   14   L       
 Fri., Oct. 15  vs. Boaz   *  6   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 22  vs. Fort Payne   *  9   14   L       
 Fri., Oct. 29  @ Glencoe   *  24   27   L       
1976 Season Totals
  Points Scored146
  Scoring Average16.2
  Points Allowed122
  Defense Average13.6
  Opponents Record39-50 -1
  Region Record2-3
  Home Record3-2
  Away Record2-2
1976 Class 3A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Southside Gadsden was not ranked.
1976 Class 3A Region 12 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Scottsboro 8-2-12681420-17346-017959  Larry Keys
Glencoe 9-12381236-116599  Lyle Darnell
Fort Payne 6-41881545-2142131  David Beddingfield
Cherokee County 7-3228994-316786  Bobby Joe Johnson
Guntersville 3-71201382-46893  Bill Rayburn
Litchfield 0-9522350-639184  Steve Clay
Southside Gadsden 5-41461222-36583  Dexter Wood
Boaz 0-9-1601810-635122  Eugene Grelp

1976 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Southside Gadsden Players on File.

1976 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Mike HutchinsonT Sr.6-1200 HM  BN
 Mike HutchinsonLB Sr.6-1200 2nd  BPH

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