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Alabama High School Football Head Coaches

Jack Cook


Jack Cook graduated from Jacksonville High School and Jacksonville State.

Cooks first stint as a head football coach came at Brookwood High School, where he logged a 20-10 mark from 1969 to 1971.

From there he moved to Pickens County, leading the Tornadoes to an area championship and winning 25 of 41 games from 1972 to 1975.

His longest stay was at Tuscaloosa County High School in Northport. During his 11 years at the helm, Cooks Wildcat teams registered a 57-54-1 mark, claiming the regional crown in 1978 and a playoff spot.


Cooks next stop was at Childersburg beginning in 1987. His first Childersburg team wound up 3-7, but then the Big Blue went 6-5, 7-4, 10-2 and 7-4, with the last two squads claiming area titles.

Cook served as offensive line coach and defensive coordinator for Class AA Haralson County High School in Tallapoosa, Georgia the next year. He then left for Newton High in Covington, Ga., and led his teams to a 22-17-1 mark over four years (1992-95).

He returned to Alabama in 1998, taking over the top position at Talladega High School. It was one of the few coaching stops where Cook failed to guide his teams to winning records. He stayed with the Tigers for two years (1998-99), compiling an 0-10 record his first season and 1-9 record his last season.

He returned to Brookwood in the fall of 2002. After three years running the Panther football program, Cook went back to Pickens County for three season in 2005-2007.

Coach Cooks coaching record in Alabama stands at 161-160-1 in 31 years as a head coach. His overall record is 183-177-2 in a 29-year career that includes stops at Childersburg High, Brookwood High, Pickens County High, Tuscaloosa County High, Newton (Ga.) High and Talladega High.


Known Record:  162-160-1   50.3%

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 Team   Season   Class   W/L/T   PF  PA   W/L/T   PF  PA   Region   Title  W/L/T   PF  PA 
Pickens County
Pickens County2007 2A9-34302171-14758R46-130897
Pickens County2006 2A7-53221781-13321R46-124780
Pickens County2005 2A8-32821740-12030R4#6-117170
 3 Years24-1110345692-310010918-3726247
    
Brookwood
Brookwood2004 5A0-1079393R40-760316
Brookwood2003 5A1-9106338R40-752278
Brookwood2002 5A1-981331R40-732271
 3 Years2-2826610620-0000-21144865
    
Talladega
Talladega1999 5A1-9138318R131-367100
Talladega1998 5A0-1044318R130-432107
 2 Years1-191826360-0001-799207
    
Childersburg
Childersburg1991 5A7-41911490-1727R8#3-07212
Childersburg1990 5A10-23051431-13425R8#3-07414
Childersburg1989 5A7-4224910-11421R62-15117
Childersburg1988 5A6-52031300-1022R62-17220
Childersburg1987 5A3-7103181R60-32097
 5 Years33-2210266941-4559510-5289160
    
Tuscaloosa County
Tuscaloosa County1986 6A5-5111115R121-33169
Tuscaloosa County1985 6A4-674133R121-32057
Tuscaloosa County1984 6A6-4175109R122-25545
Tuscaloosa County1983 4A8-3184110R83-26852
Tuscaloosa County1982 4A4-69494R81-45153
Tuscaloosa County1981 4A7-316892R82-25645
Tuscaloosa County1980 4A5-4-110682R82-23735
Tuscaloosa County1979 4A3-7100204R81-23350
Tuscaloosa County1978 4A9-2211780-11017R8#4-06821
Tuscaloosa County1977 4A4-699181R82-23477
Tuscaloosa County1976 4A2-891209R81-33972
 11 Years57-54-1141314070-1101720-25492576
    
Pickens County
Pickens County1975 2A8-3243580-11319R15#
Pickens County1974 3A8-223645R15
Pickens County1973 3A8-2186102
Pickens County1972 3A2-873187
 4 Years26-157383920-113190-000
    
Brookwood
Brookwood1971 3A9-122471
Brookwood1970 3A6-4157135
Brookwood1969 3A4-6158191
 3 Years19-115393970-0000-000
    
TOTALS
 31 Years162-160-1519851573-917824049-6117502055

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