500 Club

Teams
1Fayette County699
2T.R. Miller698
3Oneonta693
4Deshler679
5Thomasville662
6Colbert County661
7Demopolis658
8Bessemer City658
9Enterprise656
10Benjamin Russell654
11UMS-Wright650
12Decatur644
13Russellville641
14Hartselle631
15Eufaula631
16Gordo627
17Hamilton625
18Pickens County625
19Etowah620
20Jackson617
21Guntersville617
22Jasper610
23Alexandria608
24Cullman602
25Sidney Lanier601
26Luverne598
27Cordova597
28Sylacauga596
29Maplesville594
30Opelika589
31Oxford588
32Lanett586
33Elba585
34Auburn585
35Clay County584
36Andalusia581
37Winfield580
38Anniston579
39Brantley578
40Athens577
41Murphy577
42Lineville575
43Central Phenix City575
44Prattville574
45Bibb County573
46Foley571
47Greenville569
48Addison568
49Fort Payne567
50Wetumpka563
51Sweet Water562
52Aliceville558
53Leroy552
54Fyffe550
55Hazlewood550
56Dothan550
57Tuscaloosa County550
58Handley547
59Piedmont546
60Cherokee County545
61Tallassee544
62Opp542
63Huntsville540
64Shades Valley540
65Leeds539
66Linden539
67Cedar Bluff539
68Dadeville539
69Reeltown532
70Lauderdale County529
71Sheffield528
72Fairhope524
73Albertville524
74Charles Henderson517
75Baldwin County516
76Escambia County516
77Scottsboro516
78Valley516
79Hoover514
80Chilton County512
81Tarrant511
82Georgiana510
83Glencoe509
84McGill-Toolen509
85Hueytown506
86Haleyville504
Coaches
  Coach  Wins
1Buddy Anderson346
2Terry Curtis325
3Danny Horn323
4Jamie Riggs316
5Waldon Tucker316
6Paul Benefield312
7Glenn Daniel302
8Robby James298
9Wayne Trawick285
10Spence McCracken279
11Fred Yancey278
12Dale Pruitt275
13Nolan Atkins271
14Robert Higginbotham270
15Steve Smith258
16Mac Champion255
17Lamar Harris254
18H.L. Shorty Ogle253
19Joe Nettles252
20Wayne Grant249
21Glenn Vickery245
22Trent Taylor244
23Hugh OShields244
24Harlan Robinson243
25Randy Ragsdale242
26Hugh Fountain242
27Robert Gartman241
28Jackie ONeal241

News

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182,976 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.
 

We have a new home at AHSFHS.org

       After months of struggles we have a solution to all out problems. Hopefully AHSFHS.org will be around for many years in the future. Read More..... 

2020 High School Sports

The Latest News

AHSFHS.org                               December 24th, 2020
   2020 All-State Football Team. 

AHSFHS.org                               August 24th, 2020
       Bill Yancy - The voice of Guntersville for 55 years.

AHSFHS.org                               August 14th, 2020
       A podcast with Alabama great George Teague. 





AHSFHS.org                               June 1st, 2020
      A new state is added to AHSFHS.org. Tennessee is our latest state to be included in our research.  Read more...... 


Current Streaks

Winning Streak
          45 - Fyffe
 Losing Streak
          66 - Barbour County
 Regular Season Winning Streak
          58 - Fyffe
 Region Winning Streak
          39 - Fyffe
 Region Losing Streak
          50 - Brindlee Mountain
 Home Winning Streak
          49 - Fyffe
 Consecutive Winning Seasons
          28 - Gordo
 Consecutive Playoff Seasons
          38 - Luverne
 Consecutive Weeks Top Ten Ranking
          230 - Hoover
 Consecutive Games Scoring
          278 - Fyffe

On The Radio

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

How the COVID - 19 pandemic is affecting high school sports as well as leadership and the future of high school athletics. Check out the Podcasts with coaches and athletic directors from the state of Georgia and around the country.
Also find great resources proven to be valuable to every high school coach. These articles come from coaches and athletic administrators from all over the country and cover a variety of topics.

2019 Season in review

 A week by week recap of the 2019 football season.

2018 Season in review

 A week by week recap of the 2018 football season.

2017 Season in review

A week by week recap of the 2017 football season.



2016 Season in review

 A week by week recap of the football season.

2015 Season in review

 A week by week recap of the football season.

2014 Season in review

 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


2021 Coaching Changes

A look at every high school football head coaching change since the end of the 2020 football season.

2020 Football Season

2020 Playoff Brackets
7A  6A  5A  4A  3A  2A  1A  AISA 

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

Week Four
 Week Four Scores
 Top Ten Matchups This Week 
 Week Three ASWA Football Poll 
 Week Four Matchups

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

Week Two
 Week Two Tidbits & Records 
 Week Two Scores
 Week One ASWA Football Poll 

Week One
 Week One Tidbits & Records 
 Week One Scores

Preseason
                               August 17th, 2020
 Tidbits & Records as we begin a new season. 
                               August 15th, 2020
 Records and Streaks as we enter the season. 
                               August 15th, 2020
 Teams with the most victories this past decade. 
                               August 15th, 2020
 Coaches approaching the 100 win milestone. 
                               August 15th, 2020
 Active Head coaches with the most victories. 
                               August 14th, 2020
 Today's latest news and changes at AHSFHS.org. 
                               August 3rd, 2020
 2020 Preseason ASWA Football Rankings. 

AHSFHS.org                               August 3rd, 2020
      Preseason Notes.
   A look at the upcoming season with fingers crossed. 

2020 Coaching Changes


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

2019 Football Season

2019 Playoff Brackets
7A  6A  5A  4A  3A  2A  1A  AISA 

 Super Seven Championships
   Super Seven Previews of Every Game
   Super Seven Predictions
   Semifinal Tidbits & Records
   Scoring Averages
   Super Seven Matchups


AHSFHS.org                               August 18th, 2019
      Records and Streaks.
   A look at streaks & records as the season nears. 

AHSFHS.org                               August 18th, 2019
      Active Coaches with the Most Victories.
   Which current coaches have the most wins? 

AHSFHS.org                               August 18th, 2019
      Coaches nearing Milestones.
   Which coaches are nearing the 100 win mark? 

AHSFHS.org                               August 17th, 2019
      Winning teams this Decade.
   Which teams have won the most games this decade? 

News at ASHFHS.org

AHSFHS.org                               December 24th, 2018
   2018 All-State Football Team. 

AHSFHS.org                               October 16th, 2018
      Championship Game Rosters.
   Our search continues for the championship game rosters. 

2018 Football Realignment

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 


News Archives



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

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. 

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