VIDEO: Titusville Takes 1982 Football State Title
By Space Coast Daily // October 12, 2014
BREVARD COUNTY SPORTS HISTORY
ABOVE VIDEO: The 1982, the Titusville Terriers were a powerhouse team lead by legendary high school coach Al Werneke. This video features the 1982 3A state championship game which pitted the Terriers against visiting Kissimmee Osceola.
The Terriers were powered by Gerald White that season,and his outstanding play carried over to the state championship game against Kissimmee Osceola where White rushed for 139 yards on just 12 carries. He scored one touchdown in the Terriers’ 33-0 win at Draa Field in Titusville.
When White’s prep playing days ended, he accepted a scholarship to play for another legendary coach, Bo Schembechler, at the University of Michigan.
Upon graduation from Michigan, White played briefly for Coach Tom Landry and the Dallas Cowboys. He followed that with a brief stint as a player for Coach Don Shula and the Miami Dolphins, who were always his favorite team while growing up.