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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 Ten Scores
 Week Nine Scores
 Week Eight Scores
 Week Seven Scores
 Week Six Scores
 Week Five 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 697-308-42  69%
 Clarksdale 660-406-29  62%
 Starkville 626-229-23  73%
 Laurel 613-395-31  61%
 Amory 610-401-11  60%
 West Point 595-384-23  61%
 Louisville 594-251-18  70%
 Hattiesburg 588-423-38  58%
 Gulfport 586-374-33  61%
 Greenwood 584-388-31  60%
 Vicksburg 576-434-29  57%
 Taylorsville 574-218-6  72%
 Clinton 570-377-22  60%
 Magee 563-270-12  68%
 South Panola 560-214-10  72%
 Tupelo 554-349-15  61%
 McComb 538-408-27  57%
 Philadelphia 535-244-14  69%
 Greenville 531-449-26  54%
 Olive Branch 518-330-23  61%
 Durant 517-207-13  71%
 Senatobia 517-210-5  71%
 Saint Aloysius 515-362-22  59%
 Biloxi 514-457-36  53%
 Pascagoula 513-427-26  55%
 West Bolivar 513-235-7  69%
 Mendenhall 508-297-14  63%
 Jackson Prep 507-83-2  86%
 Collins 492-281-14  64%
 Calhoun City 490-264-9  65%
 Forest 488-294-20  62%
 Moss Point 485-447-23  52%
 Charleston 484-317-20  60%
 Brookhaven 478-443-32  52%
 Corinth 471-392-28  55%
 Brandon 466-315-19  60%
 Pontotoc 466-461-32  50%
 Bassfield 465-249-12  65%
 Kosciusko 465-345-8  57%
 Water Valley 464-320-15  59%
 South Pike 464-242-15  66%
 Weir 463-156-6  75%
 Noxapater 461-318-13  59%
 Cathedral 461-340-11  58%
 Oxford 459-311-17  60%
 Booneville 458-281-8  62%
 Picayune 457-353-13  56%
 Petal 457-322-16  59%
 George County 456-307-14  60%
 Baldwyn 452-269-14  63%
 Leland 452-325-16  58% 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.   *