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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Alba Football Team History

Alba Sharks
Alba High School

288 Wintzell Road Bayou LaBatre, AL 36509
Colors: Red & Royal Blue
Coach: Billy Odom
Region: 5A-R1
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1951  <-- 1995 <- 1996 -> 1997 --> 1997

1996 Season Highlights
 Billy Odom enters his 5th season as Head Coach at Alba.
 The Sharks finished 4th in Region 1.
1996 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 6  vs. St. Pauls    7   20   L       
 Fri., Sep. 13  @ B.C. Rain   *  6   27   L       
 Fri., Sep. 20  @ Robertsdale    14   30   L       
 Fri., Sep. 27  @ UMS-Wright    8   21   L       
 Fri., Oct. 4  vs. Citronelle    0   28   L       
 Sat., Oct. 12  @ Williamson   *  0   25   L       
 Fri., Oct. 18  OPEN 
 Fri., Oct. 25  vs. Shaw   *  14   28   L       
 Fri., Nov. 1  vs. Baker    28   18   W       
 Fri., Nov. 8  vs. Grand Bay    7   32   L       
1996 Season Totals
  Points Scored84
  Scoring Average9.3
  Points Allowed229
  Defense Average25.4
  Opponents Record49-47
  Region Record0-3
  Home Record1-4
  Away Record0-4
1996 Class 5A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Alba was not ranked.
1996 Class 5A 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 
Shaw 7-42011790-120273-05933  Tommy Davis
B.C. Rain 5-51771950-16222-15426  Bill Duke
Williamson 5-42061271-24731  Curtis Horton
Alba 1-8842290-32080  Billy Odom

1996 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Clifton Bowie LB Sr. All-Star Game  

1996 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Alba Players on File.

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