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2015  Coaching Records


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          The 2015 season will see the normal coaching changes across the state with a few exceptions. There are a number of coaches leaving the sidelines this season with great career stats. Below is a list of the retiring coaches with the most wins. Together these nine coaches have accounted for over 1,400 wins during their careers as high school football coaches.

Robby James, Marengo Academy - 298 wins
Russell Jacoway, Sand Rock - 228 wins
Johnny Wright, Dora - 185 wins
Bill Smith, Tharptown - 178 wins
Larry Boykin, Hillcrest Evergreen - 161 wins
Mack Williams, Ashford Academy - 159 wins
Dan Klages, Eufaula - 119 wins
Danny Adams, Jackson Academy - 111 wins



          There are coaches nearing milestones in their careers in the win column. Jamie Riggs at T.R. Miller with 295 wins is quickly approaching the 300 win mark. He will be the seventh coach to reach that lofty goal. Joe Nettles at Wilcox Academy has accumulated 246 wins during his career and needs a few more to reach 250 wins. Jerome Tate at Loachapoka needs just one victory to reach the 150 win milestone in his career.

         Below is a list of the active coaches nearing the 100 win mark.         

Gene Allen Pike Liberal Arts 99-108
Tim Carter Fairhope 98-53
Allen Creasy Athens 98-80
Chris Yeager Mountain Brook 98-54
Ronn Lee St. Luke's 96-119
Keith Etheredge Leeds 94-32
Toby Greene Cottonwood 93-79
Drew Noles Etowah 93-72
Ernie Willingham Collinsville 93-64
Royce Young Escambia County 93-165
Mark Hastings Oakman 91-78
Chad Young Ranburne 91-78
Swane Morris Gaston 90-70
Tim Perry Wetumpka 90-89



          Below is a list of active coaches in Alabama with at least 100 wins during their careers.




 Coach   Team   Games   W/L/T   Pct.  First Season
  Buddy Anderson   Vestavia Hills   455  320-135-0   70.3%    1978 
  Jamie Riggs   T.R. Miller   385  305-80-0   79.2%    1986 
  Danny Horn   Benjamin Russell   346  276-70-0   79.8%    1989 
  Terry Curtis   UMS-Wright   346  267-79-0   77.2%    1989 
  Glenn Vickery   Daphne   356  245-111-0   68.8%    1976 
  Fred Yancey   Briarwood   332  243-89-0   73.2%    1990 
  Jackie ONeal   Reeltown   351  241-110-0   68.7%    1988 
  Randy Ragsdale   Trinity   318  239-79-0   75.2%    1989 
  Paul Benefield   Fyffe   289  238-51-0   82.4%    1992 
  Billy Hamilton   Clarke Prep   350  222-128-0   63.4%    1983 
  Lamar Harris   Hubbertville   406  219-187-0   53.9%    1978 
  Mike Battles Sr.   B.B. Comer   340  213-126-1   62.8%    1973 
  David Powell   McAdory   261  196-65-0   75.1%    1994 
  Trent Taylor   Andalusia   316  194-122-0   61.4%    1988 
  Hugh Fountain   Escambia Academy   309  193-116-0   62.5%    1988 
  Steve Smith   Piedmont   258  190-68-0   73.6%    1995 
  Stacy Luker   Demopolis   249  181-68-0   72.7%    1995 
  Bobby Carr   Edgewood Academy   223  180-43-0   80.7%    2000 
  John Glasscock   South Montgomery Academy   324  178-143-3   55.5%    1971 
  Stephen Hooks   Westminster Christian   244  171-73-0   70.1%    1995 
  Josh Niblett   Hoover   213  171-42-0   80.3%    2000 
  Mark Freeman   Thompson   211  169-42-0   80.1%    1998 
  James Sampley   Fort Dale Academy   255  166-89-0   65.1%    1998 
  Robert Godsey   Hartselle   215  157-58-0   73.0%    1998 
  Jerome Tate   Loachapoka   248  153-95-0   61.7%    1995 
  Mark Rose   Smiths Station   214  153-61-0   71.5%    2000 
  Mike Bates   Holly Pond   290  153-137-0   52.8%    1981 
  Phil Lazenby   Bayside Academy   226  151-75-0   66.8%    1991 
  Thomas Curry   Cherokee County   236  151-85-0   64.0%    1996 
  Jere Adcock   Decatur   230  149-81-0   64.8%    1996 
  Ronald Cheatham   Wenonah   274  148-126-0   54.0%    1989 
  Mike Battles Jr.   Tallassee   218  147-71-0   67.4%    1997 
  Steve Mask   St. Paul's   227  146-81-0   64.3%    1990 
  Danny Powell   Jackson   191  145-45-1   76.3%    1978 
  Scott Basden   Muscle Shoals   196  144-52-0   73.5%    1999 
  Jerry Hill   Brooks   270  143-127-0   53.0%    1989 
  Brent Hubbert   Maplesville   181  143-38-0   79.0%    2001 
  Mark Britton   Cullman   211  141-70-0   66.8%    1998 
  Laron White   Tanner   165  139-26-0   84.2%    2003 
  Michael Shortt   Cleburne County   209  139-70-0   66.5%    1998 
  Robert Maddox   Lee-Scott Academy   236  135-101-0   57.2%    1991 
  Michael Smith   Northridge   252  131-121-0   52.0%    1990 
  Jack Hankins Jr.   Thomasville   174  130-44-0   74.7%    2002 
  Robert Johnson   Tuscaloosa Academy   210  130-80-0   61.9%    1997 
  Harold Wells   J.O. Johnson   264  129-135-0   48.9%    1992 
  Glynn Lott   Macon-East Academy   220  127-93-0   57.7%    1996 
  Jeff Smith   Walter Wellborn   211  126-85-0   59.7%    1997 
  Michael Robertson   Hokes Bluff   220  124-96-0   56.4%    1996 
  Richard White   Dadeville   187  123-64-0   65.8%    2000 
  Fred Riley   Davidson   217  122-95-0   56.2%    1992 
  Tony Osborne   Westbrook Christian   227  121-106-0   53.3%    1995 
  Tim Sanders   John Carroll   258  118-140-0   45.7%    1984 
  Paul Ellis   Fort Payne   176  117-59-0   66.5%    1992 
  Tom Causey   Pelham   186  114-72-0   61.3%    2000 
  Ken Adams   Lamar County   208  112-96-0   53.8%    1996 
  Larry Strain   Handley   199  110-89-0   55.3%    1999 
  Kevin Rose   Bob Jones   161  109-52-0   67.7%    2000 
  Jeff Foshee   Stanhope Elmore   177  105-72-0   59.3%    2000 
  Jim Addison   Houston Academy   181  104-77-0   57.5%    1994 
  Keith Etheredge   Leeds   138  104-34-0   75.4%    2006 
  Tim Carter   Fairhope   161  104-57-0   64.6%    1994 
  Gene Allen   Pike Liberal Arts   217  103-114-0   47.5%    1991 
  Chris Yeager   Mountain Brook   162  101-61-0   62.3%    1991 
  Drew Noles   Etowah   176  100-76-0   56.8%    2000 
  Allen Creasy   Athens   188  100-88-0   53.2%    2000 


David Parker
  AHSFHS.org
  dparker@ahsfhs.org




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