Alabama High School Football Ratings for 2014

The Week 1 scores will be added as they are recieved tonight. The first update to the standings and ratings probably won't happen until early tomorrow morning.

If you see errors in your team's schedule, don't hesitate to send an email.
 

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Quickly find:       Region alignments for 2014-16       This week's scores       2014 Playoff pairings (PDF)       Last year's final ratings

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  • Thanks again to Corey G., who provided the playoff bracket template for the site many years ago.
  • For the first few weeks, last season's results will be used to "stabilize" the Wilson ratings and provide a meaningful starting point.

    Individual Region Pages
    Class 1A: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Class 2A: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Class 3A: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Class 4A: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Class 5A: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Class 6A: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Class 7A: 1, 2, 3, 4
       

    Quick look at the state's top 20 teams:

    (Ratings are very unstable in the first 3-4 weeks)

                                W  L
                                -  -
        1 7A Hoover             0  0   716
        2 6A Spanish Fort       0  0   708
        3 7A Auburn             0  0   685
        4 7A McGill-Toolen      0  0   681
        5 3A Madison Academy    0  0   666
        6 7A Vestavia Hills     0  0   665
        7 6A Carver-Montg.      0  0   663
          5A Jackson            0  0   663
        9 6A Muscle Shoals      0  0   657
       10 6A Blount             0  0   656
       11 7A Bob Jones          0  0   655
          6A Saraland           0  0   655
       13 7A Smiths Station     0  0   654
       14 6A Oxford             0  0   650
          7A Fairhope           0  0   650
       16 6A Shades Valley      0  0   647
       17 6A Daphne             0  0   646
       18 5A St. Paul's         0  0   643
       19 6A Florence           0  0   640
       20 6A Opelika            0  0   639
    

     

     

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    Last ratings update: Monday, 11-Aug-2014 21:40:43 EDT.

    Various information:

    A PIQ (Particularly Important Question):  "How are forfeits accounted for in the ratings?"
    New to the ratings?  Find out what to expect in the numbers here.
    Frequently asked questions about the ratings and this page
    How the computer ratings work

    You may browse the results for previous years by clicking here (links are near the bottom).

    The high school ratings pages have been visited times since 8/1/2003. Questions or comments should be addressed to , or you can email by using this form. Additional ratings (NCAA, etc.) can be found at the front page.


    Disclaimer:  The computer ratings shown here are in no way sponsored by or officially sanctioned by the Alabama High School Athletic Association.   You may visit the AHSAA's web site by clicking here.

    Special Credits:  Many thanks to David Wilson and John Wobus, creators of these two fine rating systems. Many thanks to Greg Brewer, Alan Mitchell, and Alaine Davis of the AHSAA for their years of dialogue about high school sports and this site. Also, several years ago Corey G. provided the Excel template used to create the playoff brackets, and his work continues to be appreciated, into 2014!

    Score Contributors: I am greatly indebted to many fine folks for helping me dig for those obscure, impossible-to-find scores: Jake B., Zack M., Josh R., Jeremy W., Rodney B., and many others.

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    For those interested, the site owner is an alumnus of The University of Oklahoma (B.S.) and The University of Alabama in Huntsville (M.S., Ph.D.). He is a now faculty member at Indiana University, and still keeps a close eye on high school football in his home state of Alabama.