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Northside Methodist Academy Knights

Head Coach: Dustin Harrison (third season)
Career Record: 2 seasons, (9-12)
At Northside Methodist Academy: 2 seasons, (9-12)

Overall Record:   9-12   (43.0%)
Last 25 years:   9-12   (43.0%)  (Rank: 29 in the AISA)
Since 2010:   9-12  (43.0%)  (Rank: 23 in the AISA)
Last Playoff Appearance:   2015
Last Region Championship:   Never
Last Winning Season:   2015
Last Losing Season:   2014

Class:  AA              Region:   2
Record:  7-4    (Team record for wins in a season)
Region Record:   4-2, (third)
Playoff Record:   First round loss to Clarke Prep by a score of 59-33.
Final ASWA Poll:   Not Ranked
Scoring:  332 (30.2)    (Team record for points scored in a season)
Defense:  316 (28.7)

Class: AAA              Region:   2
Strength of Schedule: 63-39 (62%) (11th in the AISA, 9th in Class AAA)
Region Strength:  28-27 (51%)
Non-Region Strength:  35-12 (74%)

 2015 Results 
 8/21  @ Crenshaw Christian  (A)   34-21   W  
 8/28  vs. Macon-East Academy  (AA)  *  32-20   W  
 9/3  @ South Montgomery Academy  (A)   33-14   W  
 9/11  @ Springwood  (AA)  *  6-35   L  
 9/18   OPEN 
 9/25  vs. Cornerstone Christian  (A)   34-6   W  
 10/2  vs. Coosa Valley Academy  (AA)  *  41-0   W  
 10/9  @ Edgewood Academy  (AA)  *  16-61   L  
 10/16  vs. Evangel Christian Academy  (AA)  *  42-14   W  
 10/23  vs. Lakeside  (AA)  *  49-34   W  
 10/30  @ Abbeville Christian  (A)   12-52   L  
 11/6  @ Clarke Prep    33-59   L  

 2016 Schedule 
 8/19  @ Southwest GA        
 8/25  vs. Abbeville Christian  (A)       
 9/2  vs. Glenwood School  (AAA)       
 9/9  vs. Hooper Academy  (AAA)  *      
 9/16  @ Fort Dale Academy  (AAA)  *      
 9/23  @ Lee-Scott Academy  (AAA)       
 9/30  @ Chambers Academy  (A)       
 10/7  vs. Pike Liberal Arts  (AAA)  *      
 10/14  vs. Morgan Academy  (AAA)  *      
 10/21  @ Monroe Academy  (AAA)  *      
 10/28   OPEN 
 11/4  @ Bessemer Academy        

Class  AAA Region  2
Team 2015 Record Scoring                            
Fort Dale Academy (AISA-AAA) 6-5211-276
Hooper Academy (AISA-AAA) 1-954-302
Monroe Academy (AISA-AAA) 13-1533-138
Morgan Academy (AISA-AAA) 4-6236-329
Northside Methodist Academy (AISA-AA) 7-4332-316
Pike Liberal Arts (AISA-AAA) 4-6243-279

 2016 Preview 

       Northside Methodist Academy completed the 2015 season with a 7-4 record. With their 4-2 region record and a third place finish in Class AA region two, the Knights earned a spot in the playoffs in 2015. Northside Methodist Academy's season came to an end in the first round of the playoffs when they fell to Clarke Prep by a score of 59-33.

       The Knights enjoyed the first winning season in the school's history in 2015. No team at Northside Methodist Academy ever won more games in a season than the seven victories last year. The 332 points scored by the Knights last year were a team record in a single season. The Knights qualified for the playoffs for the first time in the school's history in 2015. The Knights have never won a playoff game in the school's history. They would like to break through and pick up that first post season victory in 2016. The Knights hope to continue the success they had last season. Coach Harrison saw improvement as they won seven games following a 2-8 record in 2014.


       Northside Methodist Academy is a relatively new football program having fielded a team only two seasons. They have managed a record of 9-12 over the past two years.

       The Knights are led by head coach Dustin Harrison who is entering his third season at the helm. He has compiled a record of 9-12 over the past two seasons at Northside Methodist Academy. Under his direction the Knights have qualified for the playoffs once. They have not won a region crown with Coach Harrison.

       Coach Harrison's overall record as a head football coach in two season stands at 9-12 (42.9%).

       The Northside Methodist Academy Knights will play in Class AAA region two during the 2016 season. The Knights move up in classification to Class AAA. They may find the going slightly tougher with the move.

       The Knights should be in contention for a playoff spot in region two this season. They will be looking to gain an advantage by hosting a first round postseason game.

       The Knights open the 2016 season on the road against non-region opponent Southwest GA on Friday, August 19.

       Northside Methodist Academy and Southwest GA have met a total of 2 times on the football field. The Knights have a 1-1-0 record against Southwest GA. They last met in with


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