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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Abbeville Football Team History

Abbeville Yellow Jackets
Abbeville High School

P.O. Box 519 Abbeville, AL 36310
Stadium: Memorial Stadium
Colors: Maroon, Gray & White
Coach: William Bill Ellis

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1921  <-- 1948 <- 1949 -> 1950 --> 2020

1949 Season Highlights
 William Bill Ellis enters his 1st season as Head Coach at Abbeville.
1949 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 23  @ Headland    7   6   W       
 Fri., Sep. 30  @ Slocomb    12   14   L       
 Fri., Oct. 7  vs. Pike County    32   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 14  vs. Newton    30   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 21  vs. Clayton    20   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 28  vs. Cottonwood    12   14   L       
 Fri., Nov. 4  @ Ashford    0   13   L       
 Fri., Nov. 11  vs. Newville    25   14   W       
 Fri., Nov. 18  vs. Houston County    14   38   L       
 Thu., Nov. 24  @ Geneva County    13   13   T       
1949 Season Totals
  Record5-4 -1
  Points Scored165
  Scoring Average16.5
  Points Allowed124
  Defense Average12.4
  Opponents Record43-48 -6
  Home Record4-2
  Away Record1-2 -1
1949 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Abbeville was not ranked.

1949 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Abbeville Players on File.

1949 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Abbeville Players on File.

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