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Leroy Football Team History

Leroy Bears
Leroy High School

P.O. Box 40 Leroy, AL 36548
Stadium: Bobby Farish Field at Palmer Stadium
Colors: Black & Gold
Coach: Larry Massey
Region: 1A-R1
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1926  <-- 1978 <- 1979 -> 1980 --> 2022

1979 Season Highlights
 Larry Massey enters his 3rd season as Head Coach at Leroy.
 The Bears finished 3rd in Region 1.
1979 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 31  @ Frisco City    0   15   L       
 Fri., Sep. 7  vs. McIntosh    28   14   W       
 Fri., Sep. 14  @ Southern Choctaw    30   14   W       
 Sat., Sep. 22  vs. Sweet Water   *  7   34   L       
 Fri., Oct. 5  @ Fruitdale   *  45   21   W       
 Fri., Oct. 12  vs. Evangel Christian    40   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 19  vs. Repton    30   13   W       
 Fri., Oct. 26  OPEN 
 Fri., Nov. 2  @ Millry   *  18   42   L       
 Thu., Nov. 8  @ Coffeeville   *  27   3   W       
1979 Season Totals
  Points Scored225
  Scoring Average25.0
  Points Allowed156
  Defense Average17.3
  Opponents Record50-43
  Region Record2-2
  Home Record3-1
  Away Record3-2
1979 Class 1A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Leroy was not ranked.
1979 Class 1A Region 1 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Sweet Water 14-0448814-0117305-013318  Nolan Atkins
Millry 7-22461174-116174  Larry Odom
Leroy 6-32251562-297100  Larry Massey
Coffeeville 2-7921801-346110  Raymond Buffington
Marengo County 1-6801901-13835  Paul Vice
Fruitdale 0-7421970-528137  Teddy Joe Britton

1979 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Leroy Players on File.

1979 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Leroy Players on File.

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