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The best of the best in Alabama High
School Football over the past 100 seasons.
Alabama High School Football Players
High School: Demopolis
Height/Weight: 5'10" / 155
Senior Season: 1956
College: Tennessee Chattanooga
High School Bio:
Mercer played varsity football two years, captained the squad, was named Outstanding Senior Athlete and Best Athlete of the Year at Demopolis High, and rated All-America squad. Standout on pass receiving, quick openers, and open field running. Grid statistics: 18 touchdowns, six-yard per carry average, completed one of two passes for 22 yards. Rated All-Conference baseball team.
Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History
Foley outscored their opponents 433-6 in 1961. The Lions were named state champions by the Alabama Sports Writers Association that season.