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 Chris Hilliker 

Chris Hilliker played quarterback at Hillcrest High School. He was selected honorable mention All-State as a senior. He earned a Bachelors degree for Livingston University (UWA) in 1993. He was All GSC Football in 1990, 1991. Also played baseball and played in the Division II College World Series in 1992.

Hilliker started coaching at Hillcrest in 1993. He served as an assistant coach and offensive coordinator at Hillcrest High before becoming the head coach at Hale County High School in 2004. He remained at Hale County for 7 years compiling a record of 40-35.

In 2011 Hilliker accepted the head coaching job at Paul W. Bryant High School. The Stampede were 6-5 that season and made the playoffs for only the second time in school history.

Hilliker then took the head coaching job at Northside High School in 2012. He led each team to winning seasons. His 2012 team finished 6-5 and was the first winning season since 1994 at Northside. His teams have made the playoffs every year that he has been the head coach. His 2019 team finished 11-2 making it to the Class 4A quarterfinals. This was the first time in school history that Northside High won any playoff games.

Hillikers overall coaching record is 111-64 (63.4 winning percentage)in 16 years as a head coach. His teams have made the playoffs in 14 of his 16 years as a head coach.

Known Record:  119-66-0   64.3%
 Season Total   Playoffs   Region Record 
 Team   Season  Class   W/L/T   PF  PA   W/L/T  PF  PA   Region  Title  W/L/T   PF  PA 
Northside2021 4A7-121793R56-016655
Northside2020 4A10-32911992-16283R55-113153
Northside2019 4A11-24842562-110398R5#6-0247114
Northside2018 4A9-24032210-13036R55-1233119
Northside2017 4A9-23561610-12833R46-122787
Northside2015 4A7-32501150-1714R44-211871
Northside2014 4A8-33902930-13451R45-1214177
Northside2013 3A6-52943340-1042R35-2198192
Northside2012 3A6-53863480-11334R34-3251213
 9 Years73-26307120204-827739146-1117851081
Paul Bryant
Paul Bryant2011 5A6-52763110-12249R35-2206147
 1 Year6-52763110-122495-2206147
Hale County
Hale County2010 3A8-33122740-13563R46-1201154
Hale County2009 2A8-33482090-13436R45-2178131
Hale County2008 2A4-6241261R42-5146189
Hale County2007 2A7-43632530-11222R45-2232141
Hale County2006 2A6-52352410-1647R44-3174135
Hale County2005 2A3-7222242R42-5149169
Hale County2004 2A4-72463240-11244R43-4155198
 7 Years40-35196718040-59921227-2212351117
 17 Years119-66531441354-1439865278-3532262345

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