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Vigor Wolves

Head Coach: Deric Scott (second season)
Stadium: Prichard Stadium
Career Record: 1 season, (7-4)
At Vigor: one season, (7-4)
2016 Enrollment:  529
Rank:  107th in the AHSAA, 16th in Class 5A

Overall Record:   456-253-12   (64.0%)
Last 25 years:   209-89   (70.0%)  (Rank: 32nd in the AHSAA, 7th in Class 5A)
Since 2010:   42-29  (59.0%)  (Rank: 128th in the AHSAA, 21st in Class 5A)
Last Playoff Appearance:   2015
Last Region Championship:   2009
Last Winning Season:   2015
Last Losing Season:   2013

Class:  5A              Region:   1
Record:  7-4
Region Record:   4-2, (third)
Playoff Record:   Second round loss to Demopolis by a score of 28-17.
Final ASWA Poll:   Not Ranked
Scoring:  267 (24.3)
Defense:  160 (14.5)

College Signees lost to Graduation
      Anfernee Bradley,   LB  [Florida A&M]
      Demarcus Brown,   OL  [Lane College]
      Jemarcus Brown,   OL  [Lane College]
      Joshua Hill,   RB/LB  [Alabama St.]
      Brandon Rogers,   ATH  [Marshall]
      Kendall Scott,   OL  [Lane College]

Class: 5A              Region:   1
Strength of Schedule: 59-53 (53%) (128th in the AHSAA, 19th in Class 5A)
Region Strength:  33-36 (48%)
Non-Region Strength:  26-17 (60%)

D1 Prospects
      Charles Crawford,  5-8,  160,  CB

 2015 Results 
 8/21   OPEN 
 8/28  vs. McGill-Toolen  (7A)   13-32   L  
 9/4  @ Escambia County  (5A)  *  42-0   W  
 9/11  vs. Murphy  (7A)   20-14   W (OT) 
 9/18  vs. B.C. Rain  (5A)  *  19-3   W  
 9/25   OPEN 
 10/2  @ Jackson  (5A)  *  14-21   L  
 10/9  vs. Faith Academy  (5A)  *  33-7   W  
 10/16  @ Williamson  (5A)  *  46-6   W  
 10/23  vs. St. Pauls  (5A)  *  16-20   L  
 10/30  @ Mary Montgomery  (7A)   21-15   W  
 11/6  @ Central Clay County    26-14   W  
 11/13  vs. Demopolis    17-28   L  

 2016 Schedule 
 8/19  vs. Blount  (6A)       
 8/26  vs. Baker  (7A)       
 9/2  @ Citronelle  (5A)  *      
 9/9  vs. Faith Academy  (5A)  *      
 9/16  vs. Wilcox Central  (5A)  *      
 9/22  @ LeFlore  (6A)       
 9/30  @ Williamson  (5A)  *      
 10/7  vs. Jackson  (5A)  *      
 10/14  @ St. Pauls  (5A)  *      
 10/21   OPEN 
 10/27  @ Murphy  (7A)       
 11/4  vs. B.T. Washington        
 11/11  vs. Beauregard        

Class  5A Region  1
Team 2015 Record Scoring                            
Citronelle (6A) 2-8181-428
Faith Academy (5A) 0-9141-346
Jackson (5A) 13-1501-190
St. Pauls (5A) 13-2507-251
Vigor (5A) 7-4267-160
Wilcox Central (5A) 0-10132-445
Williamson (5A) 5-6193-309

 2016 Preview 

       Vigor completed the 2015 season with a 7-4 record. With their 4-2 region record and a third place finish in Class 5A region one, the Wolves earned a spot in the playoffs in 2015. Vigor reached the second round of the playoffs before falling to Demopolis by a score of 28-17.

       The defense was very stingy last season as Vigor ranked 34th in the AHSAA. The defense allowed only 14.5 points a game.

       Since 2010, Vigor has gone a combined 42-29. Their 59.0% winning percentage ranks 21st in Class 5A over the past six seasons.

       Over the past 25 seasons, Vigor has gone a combined 209-89. Their 70.0% winning percentage ranks 7th in Class 5A and 32nd in the AHSAA. The Wolves have been successful on the football field with twenty-two winning seasons during this time.

       The Wolves are led by head coach Deric Scott who is entering his second season at the helm. His team finished with a 7-4 record in his first season at Vigor. The Wolves saw improvement from a 5-5 record the season before coach Scott arrived. Under his direction the Wolves have qualified for the playoffs once. They have not won a region crown with Coach Scott.

       Coach Scott's overall record as a head football coach in one season stands at 7-4 (63.6%).

       The Vigor Wolves will play in Class 5A region one during the 2016 season.

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

       The Wolves open the 2016 season at home against non-region opponent Blount on Friday, August 19 at Prichard Stadium. Last year the Blount Leopards finished with an overall record of 10-2 and in second place in Class 6A region one. The Leopards lost in the second round of the Class 6A playoffs to Bessemer City by a score of 10-7.

       Vigor and Blount have met a total of 48 times on the football field. The Wolves have a 34-14-0 record against the Leopards. They last met in 2013 with Blount winning by a score of 40-13.

       College prospects include: Charles Crawford (5-8, 160) cornerback,


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