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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.

2019 Football

Weekly Scores                         
 Week Four Scores
 Week Three Scores
 Week Two Scores
 Week One Scores

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

Football News                               July 17th, 2017
      A new state for
   The History of high school football in Mississippi.                               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)


Mississippi Football

Coaching Changes

A look at every high school football head coaching change since the end of the 2018 football season.

Football News                               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 75% 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.
 Meridian 694-301-42  70%
 Clarksdale 656-400-29  62%
 Laurel 605-390-29  61%
 Starkville 597-216-21  73%
 Hattiesburg 582-420-38  58%
 Gulfport 579-373-33  61%
 Greenwood 577-388-31  60%
 Vicksburg 574-429-29  57%
 Louisville 568-248-18  70%
 Taylorsville 566-216-6  72%
 Clinton 564-372-21  60%
 South Panola 546-211-10  72%
 Magee 541-261-12  68%
 Tupelo 539-341-15  61%
 McComb 532-402-25  57%
 Greenville 531-441-26  55%
 Philadelphia 523-241-14  68%
 Saint Aloysius 511-359-22  59%
 Olive Branch 510-329-23  61%
 Biloxi 509-454-36  53%
 Pascagoula 509-423-26  55%
 West Bolivar 505-228-7  69%
 Jackson Prep 501-82-2  86%
 Mendenhall 498-292-13  63%
 Durant 498-200-12  71%
 Senatobia 498-207-5  71%
 West Point 496-308-15  62%
 Collins 486-272-14  64%
 Calhoun City 485-259-9  65%
 Forest 482-286-19  63%
 Moss Point 481-443-23  52%
 Amory 479-329-8  59%
 Charleston 476-313-19  60%
 Brookhaven 473-438-31  52%
 Bassfield 465-249-12  65%
 Weir 463-156-6  75%
 Pontotoc 460-459-32  50%
 Corinth 459-386-26  54%
 Cathedral 457-336-11  58%
 Water Valley 457-316-14  59%
 Booneville 455-276-8  62%
 Noxapater 453-317-13  59%
 George County 452-303-14  60%
 Brandon 452-307-19  60%
 Kosciusko 450-336-8  57% 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.   *