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1Fayette County679
2T.R. Miller674
6Benjamin Russell641
7Bessemer City641
8Colbert County640
19Pickens County594
21Sidney Lanier591
27Clay County583
49Fort Payne544
50Bibb County543
52Tuscaloosa County542
53Central Phenix City541
55Sweet Water535
56Shades Valley531
60Cherokee County528
66Cedar Bluff519
68Charles Henderson509
71Lauderdale County508
75Baldwin County503
76Escambia County503
79Chilton County501
  Coach  Wins
1Buddy Anderson329
2Waldon Tucker309
3Jamie Riggs305
4Glenn Daniel302
5Robby James298
6Terry Curtis288
7Danny Horn287
8Wayne Trawick285
9Spence McCracken279
10Nolan Atkins271
11Robert Higginbotham270
12Dale Pruitt269
13Fred Yancey269
14Paul Benefield267
15H.L. Shorty Ogle253
16Joe Nettles252
17Mac Champion247
18Glenn Vickery245
19Hugh OShields244
20Harlan Robinson243
21Randy Ragsdale242
22Jackie ONeal241
23Robert Gartman241


We now have 819 teams &  
175,329 games on AHSFHS.org.

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The History of High School Football in Alabama

      Welcome to the Alabama High School Football Historical Society. Our goal is to chronicle a complete history of high school football in the state of Alabama. We also provide other important information including coaching records, state wide polls, state championship summaries, region and area records and much more. If you can provide accurate scores or any other information related to our efforts we encourage you to contact us.

This Week in Football

Region Standings
7A  6A  5A  4A  3A  2A  1A  AISA

   Week Eleven Action    
 Week Eleven Tidbits & Records 
 Scoring Averages
 How the Top Ten fared 
 Week Eleven Scores
 Top Ten Matchups This Week 
 Week Ten ASWA Football Poll 

Week Ten Action    
 Week Ten Tidbits & Records 
 Week Ten Scores
 Week Nine ASWA Football Poll 

Week Nine Action      
 Week Nine Tidbits & Records 
 Week Nine Scores
 Week Eight ASWA Football Poll 

Week Eight Action      
 How the Top Ten Fared 
 Week Eight Scores
 Week Seven ASWA Football Poll 

Week Seven Action      
 Week Seven Tidbits & Records 
 Week Seven Scores
 Week Six ASWA Football Poll 

Week Six Action                         
 Week Six Tidbits & Records 
 Week Six Scores 
 Week Five ASWA Football Poll 

Week Five Action                         
 Week Five Tidbits & Records 
 Week Five Scores 
 Week Four ASWA Football Poll 
 Rivalry Games this Week 

Week Four Action                         
 Week Four Tidbits & Records 
 Week Four Scores 
 Week Three ASWA Football Poll 
 Rivalry Games this Week 

Week Three Action                         
 Week Three Tidbits & Records 
 Week Three Scores 
 Week Two ASWA Football Poll 
 Rivalry Games this Week 

Week Two Action                         
 Week Two Tidbits & Records 
 Week Two Scores 
 Week One ASWA Football Poll 
 Rivalry Games this Week 

Week One Action                         
 Week One Tidbits & Records 
 Week One Scores 
 Rivalry Games this Week 
 Records & Tidbits Preseason 

Current Streaks

Winning Streak
          15 - Lanett, Pinson Valley
 Losing Streak
          41 - Barbour County
 Regular Season Winning Streak
          27 - Fyffe
 Region Winning Streak
          53 - Maplesville
 Region Losing Streak
          59 - Bullock County
 Home Winning Streak
          26 - Piedmont
 Consecutive Winning Seasons
          25 - Gordo
 Consecutive Playoff Seasons
          35 - Luverne
 Consecutive Weeks Top Ten Ranking
          196 - Hoover
 Consecutive Games Scoring
          234 - Fyffe

On The Radio

Find your favorite team on a local radio station this season.

Coaching Changes

A look at every high school football head coaching change since the end of the 2016 football season.

7A  6A  5A  4A  3A  2A  1A 

2016 Season in review

 A week by week recap of the 2016 football season.

2015 Season in review

AHSFHS.org                               December,  15nd, 2015
 A week by week recap of the football season.

2014 Season in review

AHSFHS.org                               December,  29nd, 2014
 A week by week recap of the football season.

Historical Sports Articles

AHSFHS.org                               July 18th, 2016
      Who are the best football programs that have never won a playoff championship?
   The best programs to never win a playoff title. 

AHSFHS.org                               July 13th, 2016
      What records have the best chance of enduring forever?
   Records that will never be broken. 

AHSFHS.org                               July 11th, 2016
      AHSFHS.org is working to complete rosters for each of the State Championship teams since the playoffs began in 1966.
   Championship Team Rosters. 

AHSFHS.org                               February,  2nd, 2016
      Coaches with the most championships in each sport.
   Championship Coaches in Every Sport 

AHSFHS.org                               February,  2nd, 2016
      Finding the winning coaches in each sport.
   Winning Coaches 

AHSFHS.org                               February,  1st, 2016
      New research and new mythical champions.
   More Mythical Champions Found 

Article Archives

Article Archives - past articles about the history of high school football in Alabama.

Other Team Sports on AHSFHS.org

Following years of research, in June of 2007 the AHSFHS.org website became a reality. Many people have gotten involved to assist with the research of the schools and teams to make this possible.

In 2012 other team sports joined football as a part of our research. Initially AHSFHS.org will include information about the state tournament, all state teams, all tournament teams, player awards, coaches and team records. The additional team sports will include Basketball and Soccer for both boys and girls, Volleyball, Baseball and Softball.

Check it out here at WWW.AHSFHS.org/sports

AHSFHS.org                               January,  30th, 2018
Realignment 2018-19
      The AHSAA has released the new classification for the next two seasons.
7A  6A  5A  4A  3A  2A  1A 

2017 Football Playoffs

We preview the AHSAA Super Seven games this week

Playoff Brackets
7A  6A  5A  4A  3A  2A  1A  AISA 

  2017 Playoffs      
 Third Round Matchups 
 Second Round Scores

 First Round Scores
 Final ASWA Football Poll 

A look back at the regular season and forward to the playoffs

Recent News at ASHFHS.org

AHSFHS.org                               August 28th, 2017
      Most wins in a ten year span.
    Which coach has won the most games in any ten year span? 

AHSFHS.org                               August 21st, 2017
      Records and Streaks.
   A look at streaks & records as the season nears. 

AHSFHS.org                               August 21st, 2017
      Coaches nearing Milestones.
   Which coaches are nearing the 100 win mark? 

AHSFHS.org                               August 17th, 2017
      The Fastest to 100 Wins.
   Which coach got to 100 wins the fastest? 

AHSFHS.org                               August 15th, 2017
      The Toughest Schedules
   Which teams have the toughest schedules this season? 

AHSFHS.org                               August 9th, 2017
      2017 Preseason Football Poll
   The ASWA preseason football rankings are here. 

AHSFHS.org                               August 7th, 2017
      A ten year anniversary
   Can you believe it has been a decade at AHSFHS.org? 

AHSFHS.org                               July 25th, 2017
      AIAA Schools
   How much do you know about the AIAA schools? 

AHSFHS.org                               July 17th, 2017
      Mississippi High School Football
   Something new at AHSFHS.org for our neighboring state. 

AHSFHS.org                               July 12th, 2017
      New research for the AHSAA schools
   New Research for the AHSAA schools. 

AHSFHS.org                               July 12th, 2017
      New research for the AISA schools
   New Research for the AISA schools. 

AHSFHS.org                               July 12th, 2017
      New research over the Summer.
   And you thought we took the summer off. 

AHSFHS.org                               May 25th, 2017
      The State Champions
   All the 2016-2017 state champions. 

AHSFHS.org                               May 23rd, 2017
      The Final Notebook
   Research for Bibb, Chilton and Shelby Counties. 

AHSFHS.org                               May 9th, 2017
      State Players in the NFL Draft
   How Alabama high school football players fared in the recent NFL Draft. 

AHSFHS.org                               December 19th, 2016
      New Research
   New information for the Birmingham area teams now on the website. 

Articles ASHFHS.org

AHSFHS.org                               August 31st, 2016
      Who has the worst football program in the state's history?
   A look at the other side of winning. 

AHSFHS.org                               July 26th, 2016
      What football programs won the most games prior to the playoff system?
   The best programs pre-1966. 

AHSFHS.org                               July 22nd, 2016
      Over the past 100 years a few strange things have occurred in football.
   Strange and odd facts. 

AHSFHS.org                               July 20th, 2016
      Which team put together the most consecutive 10 win seasons?
   Consecutive 10 win seasons. 

Alabama High School Football

       Our latest series will look at the undefeated teams and their amazing seasons. A game-by-game summary of the teams that navigated an entire season without losing a game.

       The Undefeated Playoff Teams

       A series of articles we began last season and will update each year about the men who have roamed the sideline of the Alabama high school football fields over the past 100 years. Find out who are the best of all-time.

       The Coaches of Alabama High School Football

       Over the past 100 years there are games that have come to define the meaning of the word memorable. Fans remember them for years to come and talk about them forever. We take a look at some of those games in a series on the greatest games in history.

       The Greatest Games in High School Football

       With the recent talk among college football fans debating whether the current Alabama team is considered a dynasty, we at AHSFHS.org thought it would be great to look back at some of the dynasties in high school football.

       The Alabama High School Football Dynasties

AHSFHS.org Fan Shop

 * This is your chance to show your team colors as a fan of high school football. Shop for hundreds of items with your school's colors and logos at the AHSFHS.org Fan Shop.

ASHFHS.org Progress

   You can keep track of our progress in completing teams back through the 1950 season by clicking on the link in the right-hand column called 'Our Progress'.
We are working to finish as many teams as possible back through the 1950 season. If you can assist us in this research in any way just let us know.
More information  

  We are also interested in completing the coaches for every team. If you can assist us in any way we will appreciate the help.

The Beginning

The game of American football as played today by high school, college, and professional teams grew out of rugby-style football which in the mid-1870s replaced a largely kicking game known as association football. Although initially played on village greens and on college fields, the first intercollegiate game took place on 6 November 1869 when Rutgers defeated Princeton 6-4 in a soccer-style game. Five years later, Montreal's McGill University playing at Harvard introduced rugby football, which would be rapidly adopted by eastern teams.   *Answers.com