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Davidson Football Team History

Davidson Warriors
W.P. Davidson High School

3900 Pleasant Valley Rd. Mobile, AL 36609
Stadium: Ladd-Peebles Stadium
Colors: Black & Gold
Coach: Turnstall Redell

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1961  <-- 1961 <- 1961 -> 1962 --> 2022

1961 Season Highlights
 Turnstall Redell enters his 1st season as Head Coach at Davidson.
 This was the first season Davidson fielded a team.
 First varsity football team.
1961 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 8   UMS    13   7   W    Ladd   
 Fri., Sep. 15  @ Gulfport MS    0   13   L       
 Fri., Sep. 22  @ Tate FL    7   13   L       
 Fri., Sep. 29  @ Notre Dame MS    34   12   W       
 Fri., Oct. 6  @ Century FL    20   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 13  OPEN 
 Thu., Oct. 19  @ Leroy    33   13   W       
 Fri., Oct. 27  vs. Theodore    33   0   W    Ladd   
 Fri., Oct. 27  vs. Marion Military Institute    28   7   W       
 Fri., Nov. 3   Linden    0   6   L    Citronelle   
1961 Season Totals
  Points Scored168
  Scoring Average18.7
  Points Allowed71
  Defense Average7.9
  Opponents Record25-22 -2
  Home Record2-0
  Away Record3-2
1961 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Davidson was not ranked.

1961 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Davidson Players on File.

1961 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Bill SharpeE 1st  ASWA

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