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Coach John Paty

John PATY - SHS Head Coach (1973-90)... University of Tennessee Volunteers... Overall record 93-95-4 (.495) in 18 years as Sprayberry Head Football Coach... 2 County Titles (1978, 1983)... 2 Region Titles (1978, 1982)... 1 SubRegion Title (1988)... 8 Region Playoff trips (record 4-6)... 2 GHSA AAAA State Playoffs (record 0-2)... 8 seasons in Final Top25

*1st Region Title

*1st to win 90+ Games

*1st State Playoffs

*1st State Playoff Win

*1st in 3 straight Post-seasons

*1st 10-Win Team

*1st AAAA Win

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The Greatest Head Coach in Sprayberry Football History



Coach Billy Shackelford

Billy SHACKELFORD - SHS Head Coach (2007-11... SHS Class of 1989)... RB - Tennessee Tech University Golden Eagles (1989-92)... Overall record 29-25 (.537) in 5 years as Sprayberry Head Coach... 1 Region Title (2008)... Undefeated in Region Play-Ins (record 3-0)... 4 GHSA State Playoff appearances in first 5 seasons as Head Coach... 4 seasons in Final Top25... First to coach in Division AAAAA Playoffs (2007)... First to coach at home on synthetic turf (2011)... SHS 1984-2004 All-Star Football Team… SHS Sports Hall of Fame... Architect of the 'Shack Attack' offense

 

*1st in 4 State Playoffs

*1st in 3 straight State Playoffs

*1st to Win 7 Straight Games

*1st with 320+ pts in a season

*1st with 200+ pts 6 yrs in a row

*1st in AAAAA State Playoffs

*1st on Home Synthetic Turf


Coach Jack Wade

Jack WADE - SHS Head Coach (1959-65)... Overall record 37-32-2 (.535) in 7 years as Sprayberry Head Football Coach... 1 SubRegion Title (1965)... 1 PostSeason trip (record 0-1)... 1 Top10 Final Ranking (#10, 1965)... Coached 5 straight winning teams (1961-65)... Commander of the 'Wade Brigade' defense

*1st Sub-Region Title

*1st Post-Season Trip

*1st Top10 Final Ranking

*1st 8-Win Team

*1st Winning Team (10-game schedule)

*1st with 5 straight Winning Teams

*1st with Winning Career Record

*1st with 6 Shutouts in a Season (3 in a row)


Bobby AARON - Head Coach (1956-58)... Overall record 7-15-2 (.333) in 3 years as Sprayberry Head Football Coach... 1 County Title (1956)

 

*1st SHS Football Head Coach

*1st Winning Team (5-Game Schedule)

*1st Division AA Win

*1st County Win

*1st County Title

 David HINES - SHS Head Coach (2003-04)... Record @ SHS 5-15 (.250)... Overall Head Coach Record 24-29 (.453)... Head Coach, Harrison HS (2008-10)

 

*1st Jacket Alumnus to become SHS Football Head Coach


Varsity Football Head Coaches (1956-2014)

Coach Yrs Seas W-L-T % Shutout PF/G PA/G PF-PA Playoff Top25 Reg Champs AllSt Coll
Shackelford, Billy 08 2007-14 40-40 .500* 05-02 25.4* 23.7 +01.7* 4 4 (#15) 1 8 46*
Beale, Wade 03 2004-06 05-25 .167 01-04 15.5 33.5 -18.0 04
Hines, David 02 2002-03 05-15 .250 00-05 08.8 27.2 -18.4 03
Caldwell, Johnny 01 2001 04-06 .400 01-02 10.9 14.6 -03.7 02
Hamilton, Billy 03 1998-00 10-21 .323 01-03 15.2 20.5 -05.3 1 1 08
White, Ronnie 04 1994-97 07-33 .175 01-07 12.2 28.2 -16.0 1 04
Broadaway, Ray 03 1991-93 09-21 .300 02-04 12.6 19.1 -06.5 1 02
Paty, John 18* 1973-90 93-95-4 .495 19-33 13.9 16.7 -02.8 8* 8* (#08) 2 (1) 6 21
Dean, Joe 05 1968-72 15-35 .300 04-12 11.8 18.0 -06.2 03
Malone, Bobby 02 1966-67 01-19 .050 00-10 05.6 24.4 -18.8
Wade, Jack 07 1959-65 37-32-2 .535 21-16 10.9 11.3* -00.4 1 1 (#10) (1) 8* 04
Aaron, Bobby 03 1956-58 08-15-3 .365 02-08-2 09.2 20.7 -11.5

Varsity Football Head Coaches (1956-2014)

Coach Yrs Seas W-L-T % Shutout PF/G PA/G PF-PA Playoff Top25 Reg Champs AllSt Coll
Shackelford, Billy 08 2007-14 40-40 .500* 05-02 25.4* 23.7 +01.7* 4 4 (#15) 1 8 46*
Beale, Wade 03 2004-06 05-25 .167 01-04 15.5 33.5 -18.0 04
Hines, David 02 2002-03 05-15 .250 00-05 08.8 27.2 -18.4 03
Caldwell, Johnny 01 2001 04-06 .400 01-02 10.9 14.6 -03.7 02
Hamilton, Billy 03 1998-00 10-21 .323 01-03 15.2 20.5 -05.3 1 1 08
White, Ronnie 04 1994-97 07-33 .175 01-07 12.2 28.2 -16.0 1 04
Broadaway, Ray 03 1991-93 09-21 .300 02-04 12.6 19.1 -06.5 1 02
Paty, John 18* 1973-90 93-95-4 .495 19-33 13.9 16.7 -02.8 8* 8* (#08) 2 (1) 6 21
Dean, Joe 05 1968-72 15-35 .300 04-12 11.8 18.0 -06.2 03
Malone, Bobby 02 1966-67 01-19 .050 00-10 05.6 24.4 -18.8
Wade, Jack 07 1959-65 37-32-2 .535 21-16 10.9 11.3* -00.4 1 1 (#10) (1) 8* 04
Aaron, Bobby 03 1956-58 08-15-3 .365 02-08-2 09.2 20.7 -11.5

* = Sprayberry records.  Some stats from CalPreps and Georgia High School Football Historians Association.  Values in parentheses () in the 'Reg' column indicate SubRegion Titles.  [As of 3/13/2015]



Varsity Football Seasons/Teams/Coaches (1956-2011)

Season W-L-T Win% PF PA PF/G PA/G FinalTop25 AllState College Coach
2011^ 05-06 .455 281 325 25.5 29.5 #25 1 07 Shackelford
2010___ 04-06 .400 241 251 24.1 25.1 09 Shackelford
2009^ 07-04 .636 253 128 23.0 11.6 #15 3* 11* Shackelford
2008^ 07-04 .636 321* 193 29.2* 17.5 #23 2 04 Shackelford
2007^ 06-05 .545 229 254 20.8 23.1 03 Shackelford
2006 04-06 .400 174 202 17.4 20.2 02 Beale
2005 01-09 .100 139 346 13.9 34.6 01 Beale
2004 00-10 .000 152 457 15.2 45.7 01 Beale
2003 01-09 .100 079 305 07.9 30.5 03 Hines
2002 04-06 .400 096 238 09.6 23.8 Hines
2001 04-06 .400 109 146 10.9 14.6 02 Caldwell
2000___ 01-09 .100 109 226 10.9 22.6 04 Hamilton
1999^ 06-05 .545 207 179 18.8 16.3 1 02 Hamilton
1998 03-07 .300 140 209 14.0 20.9 02 Hamilton
1997 01-09 .100 130 237 13.0 23.7 02 White
1996 03-07 .300 157 348 15.7 34.8 White
1995 00-10 .000 065 266 06.5 26.6 01 White
1994 03-07 .300 134 276 13.4 27.6 1 01 White
1993 02-08 .200 130 245 13.0 24.5 1 Broadaway
1992 02-08 .200 094 159 09.4 15.9 Broadaway
1991 05-05 .500 153 170 15.3 17.0 Broadaway
1990___ 02-08 .200 106 231 10.6 23.1 02 Paty
1989^ 07-04 .636 181 144 16.5 13.1 #24 01 Paty
1988^ 06-05 .545 204 199 18.5 18.1 #25 03 Paty
1987 05-05 .500 176 152 17.6 15.2 Paty
1986 02-08 .200 151 250 15.1 25.0 Paty
1985 06-03-1 .650 191 152 19.1 15.2 #25 2 Paty
1984 04-06 .400 146 231 14.6 23.1 01 Paty
1983^ 08-03 .727 191 124 17.4 11.3 #18 1 01 Paty
1982^ 10-03* .769 253 166 19.5 12.8 #08* 1 03 Paty
1981 03-07 .300 081 196 08.1 19.6 01 Paty
1980___ 05-05 .500 125 148 12.5 14.8 1 02 Paty
1979^ 07-04 .636 138 106 12.5 09.6 1 Paty
1978^ 09-03-1 .731 204 126 15.7 09.7 #08* 02 Paty
1977^ 08-03 .727 150 101 13.6 09.2 #12 04 Paty
1976^ 06-05 .545 207 170 18.8 15.5 #23 01 Paty
1975 04-05-1 .450 107 131 10.7 13.1 Paty
1974 00-09-1 .050 039 225 03.9 22.5 Paty
1973 01-09 .100 014 350 01.4 35.0 Paty
1972 03-07 .300 144 208 14.4 20.8 Dean
1971 02-08 .200 097 148 09.7 14.8 01 Dean
1970___ 06-04 .600 178 165 17.8 16.5 01 Dean
1969 04-06 .400 122 145 12.2 14.5 01 Dean
1968 00-10 .000 051 235 05.1 23.5 Dean
1967 00-10 .000 060 244 06.0 24.4 Malone
1966 01-09 .100 057 244 05.7 24.4 Malone
1965^ 08-03 .727 181 091 16.5 08.3 #10 3* 02 Wade
1964 06-04 .600 107 107 10.7 10.7 3* 01 Wade
1963 06-04 .600 136 087 13.6 08.7 1 Wade
1962 06-03-1 .650 092 063 09.2 06.3 Wade
1961 07-03 .700 147 053 14.7 05.3* 1 01 Wade
1960___ 03-06-1 .350 069 137 06.9 13.7 Wade
1959 01-09 .100 051 277 05.1 27.7 Wade
1958 00-09-1 .050 031 321 03.1 32.1 Aaron
1957 03-05-1 .389 092 167 10.2 18.6 Aaron
1956 05-01-1 .786* 115 050* 16.4 07.1 Aaron

* = Sprayberry records.  ^ = Playoff trips.  Some stats from CalPreps and Georgia High School Football Historians Association.  [As of 5/15/2012]



Points Scored / Margin of Victory (Game)

Date Opp PF PA PF-PA Coach
2008-10-10 H Paulding Co W 56* 07 +49* Shackelford
2008-10-03 A Osborne W 50 07 +43 Shackelford
2004-09-24 A Harrison L 48 67 -19 Beale
2011-10-21 H Osborne W 43 00 +43 Shackelford
1996-09-06 H Osborne W 43 36 +07 White
2006-09-01 A Lovejoy W 42 23 +19 Beale
1983-11-04 A McEachern W 42 14 +28 Paty
1982-10-22 H Wheeler W 42 20 +22 Paty
1984-10-05 H Douglas Co W 41 06 +35 Paty
2010-10-22 A Osborne W 41 08 +33 Shackelford
1985-09-27 H Paulding Co W 40 28 +12 Paty
1985-11-08 H Etowah W 40 13 +27 Paty

Some stats from CalPreps and Georgia High School Football Historians Association.


Points Allowed / Margin of Defeat (Game)

Date Opp PF PA PF-PA Coach
2004-09-24 A Harrison L 48 67* -19 Beale
1973-10-05 H Wheeler L 00 63 -63* Paty
2004-10-29 A McEachern L 14 61 -47 Beale
1959-09-25 A Marietta L 06 61 -55 Wade
1958-09-19 A Griffin L 00 60 -60 Aaron
2004-10-15 A Marietta L 07 60 -53 Beale
1958-09-26 A Marietta L 00 56 -56 Aaron
2003-10-10 A Walton L 13 55 -42 Hines
1958-10-30 H Avondale L 00 54 -54 Aaron
1993-09-10 H Pope L 19 54 -35 Broadaway
1959-10-16 H Cedartown L 00 53 -53 Wade
1997-10-24 H Chattahoochee L 27 50 -23 White

Some stats from CalPreps and Georgia High School Football Historians Association.


NOTABLE YELLOW JACKET TEAMS

Noteworthy teams in Sprayberry Football history

YELLOW JACKET ALUMNI

Sprayberry Football Alumni

LEADERS/CAPTAINS

Jim Frazier Leadership Award Winners and Varsity Team Captains

YELLOW JACKETS CLASSES

3-Year Records and Achievements of Past Yellow Jackets Classes

ALL-STATE, -REGION, -COUNTY PLAYERS

Yellow Jackets who have received honors at the State, Region, and County levels

HALL OF FAME and ALL-STAR PLAYERS

Sprayberry High School Sports Hall of Fame Football members... Silver Anniversary, 1984-2004, and Golden Anniversary All-Star Football Teams

YELLOW JACKETS in COLLEGE

More than 70 Sprayberry Yellow Jackets play (or have played) at all levels (NCAA-D1, -D2, D3, NAIA, NJCAA) of college football


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