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119,549 games on AHSFHS.org.

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The History of High School Football in Mississippi


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

2022 Football Season

2022 Region Standings
6A  5A  4A  3A  2A  1A 
MAIS 


2021 Football Season


Semifinal Playoff Matchups 
Round Three Playoff Matchups 
Round Two Playoff Matchups 
Round One Playoff Matchups 


2021 Region Standings
6A  5A  4A  3A  2A  1A 
MAIS 


2020 Coaching Changes

A look at every high school football head coaching change since the end of the 2019 football season.

2019 Season

2019 Region Standings
6A  5A  4A  3A  2A  1A 
MAIS  8 Man



Football News

AHSFHS.org                               July 17th, 2017
      A new state for AHSFHS.org
   The History of high school football in Mississippi. 

AHSFHS.org                               July 17th, 2017
      The Big 8 Conference was formed in 1927 and existed until the playoffs began in 1981. For a review of each season visit the link HERE.

Current Streaks

Winning Streak
          
 Losing Streak
          
 Regular Season Winning Streak
          
 Region Winning Streak
          
 Region Losing Streak
          
 Home Winning Streak          
          
 Consecutive Winning Seasons *
          
 Consecutive Playoff Seasons
          
 Consecutive Games Scoring *
          

(* incomplete data)


 

2022 Football Season


2022 Coaching Changes

A look at every high school football head coaching change since the end of the 2021 football season.

Mississippi Football

AHSFHS.org                               Mar. 3rd, 2020
      Playoff Games for the 1923-1929 football seasons
   Playoffs 1923-1929 

AHSFHS.org                               Mar. 3rd, 2020
      Playoff Games for the 1930 football season
   Playoffs 1930 

AHSFHS.org                               Feb. 22nd, 2020
      Did you know there was a playoff format in 1948-1949?
   Playoffs 1948-1949 

AHSFHS.org                               Dec. 1st, 2019
      The progress in completing schools 1950-2019
   Our Progress. 

Football News

AHSFHS.org                               July 16th, 2017
      This is a work in progress. There is still much research and work to be completed before everything comes together and teams are completed.

      We will be researching the teams in segments. Our first goal is to complete as many teams as possible back to 1950. We currently have most of the information for the larger schools who belonged to the Big 8 Conference prior to 1981.

      As more research is done, we will include scores and coaches for every team prior to 1950. So, bear with us while the project progresses over the next few years. It is a very time consuming process to find every score for every team.

      Our projections are that there have been approximately 130,000 games played among the Mississippi high school football teams over the past 100 years or so. We are nearing the point to where 88% of these scores are included in our records.

Team Records


Below is a list of the team won/lost records according to the research completed. These number will change as more research is done.
 Louisville 748-303-27  71%
 Starkville 744-274-28  73%
 Meridian 739-330-46  69%
 Clarksdale 684-412-29  62%
 Magee 672-346-29  66%
 Amory 646-416-15  61%
 Laurel 645-417-32  61%
 Tupelo 641-380-25  63%
 Philadelphia 633-326-22  66%
 West Point 624-400-24  61%
 Taylorsville 618-243-9  72%
 South Panola 610-247-13  71%
 Gulfport 609-398-33  60%
 Hattiesburg 609-439-40  58%
 Charleston 609-363-29  63%
 Greenwood 601-410-35  59%
 Vicksburg 595-456-31  57%
 Kosciusko 589-373-15  61%
 Clinton 586-388-22  60%
 Corinth 583-450-34  56%
 Brandon 581-368-31  61%
 McComb 581-438-30  57%
 Durant 574-247-18  70%
 Forest 566-350-25  62%
 Mendenhall 563-331-17  63%
 Greenville 553-479-25  54%
 West Bolivar 550-282-10  66%
 South Pike 545-304-15  64%
 Senatobia 544-226-6  71%
 Pascagoula 535-444-26  55%
 Biloxi 534-492-34  52%
 Leland 534-367-24  59%
 Olive Branch 532-355-23  60%
 Picayune 531-376-14  58%
 Saint Aloysius 531-391-22  58%
 Jackson Prep 527-92-2  85%
 Oxford 521-361-22  59%
 Calhoun City 518-316-14  62%
 Collins 514-312-16  62%
 Brookhaven 513-469-36  52%
 Baldwyn 510-312-18  62%
 Booneville 507-336-13  60%
 Grenada 503-424-19  54%
 Moss Point 500-466-23  52%
 Weir 495-195-8  72%
 Hazlehurst 494-432-23  53%
 Purvis 493-386-29  56%
 Eupora 492-343-20  59%
 Aberdeen 492-480-19  51%
 Lumberton 491-366-21  57%
 Petal 489-362-17  58%
 Enterprise Clarke 488-320-14  60%
 Pontotoc 486-471-32  51%
 Water Valley 484-367-18  57%
 George County 483-342-14  58%
 Noxapater 481-363-16  57%
 Cathedral 478-352-11  58%
 Okolona 478-485-19  50%
 Mount Olive 474-385-22  55%
 Bassfield 472-255-14  65%
 Morton 465-401-17  54%
 Noxubee County 464-345-17  57%
 Ackerman 464-320-16  59%
 Centreville Academy 464-171-1  73%
 Poplarville 462-363-20  56%
 Ripley 462-309-16  60%
 Pearl 458-359-8  56%
 DIberville 456-279-10  62%
 Yazoo City 456-494-24  48%
 Mize 454-307-8  60%
 Union 453-453-26  50%

ASHFHS.org 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. Use the 'Contact Us' link in the right hand column of the homepage for Mississippi High School Football. We appreciate any one who is willing to assist us in completing this project.
  

  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