Football

  Marbury names JB Wallace head football coach

The Marbury Bulldogs have hired JB Wallace as their new head football coach.

  National Signing Day in Fever Country

4 Wiregrass athletes sign FBS scholarships

WSFA 12 News to host Fever Signing Day Party Feb. 6

Hazel Green football coach leaving for Dothan job

Former Carver standout, current NFL player Shaun Dion Hamilton visits old elementary school

  WATCH: Nick Saban lands at Jackson-Olin High School in helicopter to recruit

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Pinson Valley QB Bo Nix wins Mr. Football

Mississippi All-Stars top Alabama, 24-20, at Cramton Bowl

  Luverne falls short of 2A crown; Fyffe wins 3rd title in 5 years

  Linden falls in 1A title game to Mars Hill

Central-Phenix City captures first title since 1993

  Luverne Tigers set sights on state title

Fever Country teams hit gridiron in AHSAA semifinals

The high school football season is coming to a close and on Friday night,

  Andalusia looks to reach first title game since 1977

After two straight losses in the Class 4A state semifinals, a confident Andalusia Bulldogs team believes the third time is the charm.

  2A semifinal: Highland Home and Luverne to clash for the second time this season

Twenty-one years ago Highland Home and Luverne met up in the semifinals, and Friday they’ll do it again.

  Former Fever Star Athlete dead in accidental shooting

A University of Alabama student and former Fever Star Athlete is dead after an accidental shooting Saturday.

Lee HS football’s head general steps down

Fever Playoffs Week 3: Scores & highlights

How to watch Spanish Fort vs. Wetumpka in the quarterfinals Friday

  Verbena football player proves you don’t need two arms to play football

Opp hires former Alabama head coach as defensive coordinator

Friday Night Fever Week 13: Scores & highlights

David Faulkner resigns as Enterprise football coach

The Enterprise Wildcats will have a new head football coach come next fall. David Faulkner stepped down as the head coach Friday.

  Elba’s Singletary sets AHSAA record

When it comes to Elba senior Richmon Singletary, he has a hard time finding words to describe him, but his teammates and coaches find the words pretty quickly.

  Fever Star Athlete of the Week

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Mayor of Oakman calling for full investigation into Pike County wall collapse

School and others investigating why wall collapsed onto Oakman High School players.

  Pike County vs. Oakman playoff game postponed to Monday

Friday at 7 p.m. Pike County and Oakman were set to engage in a battle on the gridiron in the first round of the AHSAA Class 3A playoffs.

Friday Night Fever Playoffs Week 1: Scores & highlights

It’s week 1 of the AHSAA playoffs and there are several Fever Country teams competing!

Prattville Lions game to air on Bounce-TV Friday night

The game will be played in Mobile but you can watch it from home!

  Luverne pushes playoff streak to 36-straight seasons

For the last 36 seasons, the Luverne Tiger football team has been earned a berth in the AHSAA playoffs.

Friday Night Fever Week 11: Scores & highlights

It’s week 11 of Friday Night Football Fever!

Friday Night Fever Week 10: Scores & highlights

It’s week 10 of Friday Night Football Fever! The WSFA 12 News team is traveling to games across Fever Country to bring you all the action.

Houston Academy vying for first playoff berth since 2014

The Houston Academy Raiders had dropped 19 straight games going into the 2018 season, but that is quickly a thing of the past.

Providence Christian Eagles soaring in 2018

The Providence Christian Eagles are 8-1 on the season and that’s tied for the most wins in one season in school history.

Jeff Davis defensive end presented Alabama All-Star jersey

Jeff Davis defensive end Brandon Mack was presented his Alabama jersey for the 32nd annual Alabama vs. Mississippi All-Star game on Tuesday morning.

Friday Night Fever Week 9: Scores & highlights

It’s week 9 of Friday Night Football Fever!

Enterprise football returns to ‘The Hole’

Nearly nine years to the day of its last Wildcat football game, Bates Memorial will be making its triumphant return.

  South AL football coach feels Hurricane Michael’s wrath

The head football coach at Bullock County High School is personally feeling the effects of Hurricane Michael.

Lauderdale County High student hospitalized after suffering spinal cord injury during football game

According to Lauderdale County High School’s Facebook page, Carson Harbin suffered a bruised spinal cord from a stinger.

Friday Night Fever Week 8: Scores & highlights

It’s week 8 of Friday Night Football Fever! The WSFA 12 News team is traveling to games across Fever Country to bring you all the action.

Several high school games postponed due to hurricane

Several high school football games have been postponed until Saturday, Monday or a later date due to damage from Hurricane Michael in southeast Alabama.

Red Level player injured in high school football game

Fans at Friday night’s Florala vs. Red Level game were holding their breath after Red Level quarterback Parker Spears went down with an injury.

Friday Night Fever Week 7: Scores & highlights

It’s week 7 of Friday Night Football Fever!

Friday Night Fever Week 6: Scores & highlights

It’s week 6 of Friday Night Football Fever!

  St. James running back Tony Amerson making statement in senior season

If you have watched a St. James football game this season, you know it’s tough to tackle running back Tony Amerson.

  Carver off to best start since 2008

Carver is on fire. Can they keep it going?

Friday Night Fever Week 5: Scores & highlights

It’s week 5 of Friday Night Football Fever!

Is it working? AHSAA releases newest data on instant replay

We’re now four weeks into the AHSAA football season and the latest data on the use of instant replay is now available.

Player airlifted to hospital during Florala-Brantley football game

It was a scary moment during the Florala vs. Brantley High School football game Friday night as one of the players had to be airlifted to the hospital.

  Extra security at Eufaula vs. Northview game after threat

Expect extra security at Friday night's football game as Eufaula takes on Northview High School at Tiger Stadium after school systems in Eufaula and Dothan say a violent threat was made against the upcoming football game.

  Week 1 Fever Country Plays of the Week

WSFA 12 News is introducing something new this fall.

WSFA 12 News launches 'Fever Fan Zone' Facebook group

We've got that Fever baby! That Friday Night Fever and we've brought it to Facebook. WSFA 12 News launched a Facebook group called "The Fever Fan Zone" where high school football fans from across Fever Country can join and share their love of the game.

Final scores for Thursday's football games

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  Carroll Eagles look to continue winning ways

When the 2018 high school football season begins on Friday for the Carroll Eagles, it will be 1,049 days since the Eagles last lost a football game during the regular season.

  Montgomery boy catches Friday Night Football Fever, sings theme song

WSFA's Friday Night Football Fever has been a must see show in thousands of Central Alabama households for years.

  Enterprise Wildcats hope for turnaround 2018 season

The Enterprise Wildcats are just two years removed from one of its best seasons in the last two decades.

4 teams to play in Champions Challenge at Cramton Bowl

High School is already underway for some, and this week it kicks off for those members of the AHSAA starting this Thursday.

  Pike Road ready to transition into first varsity season

A new era is set to unfold at Pike Road High School. The Patriots will play their first season at the varsity level,

  Wetumpka Indians enter 2018 with unfinished business

In 2017, Wetumpka played in its first ever Class 6A championship game. Having gotten that taste, the Indians are poised to return and finish the job in 2018.

Automatic heat timeouts added to high school football games

The Alabama High School Football Athletic Association has made more changes ahead of the upcoming football season.

Mustangs more comfortable going into 2018

The Stanhope-Elmore Mustangs come into 2018 looking to win its first region championship since 2004.

  Prattville's Ross looks to restore glory at alma mater

An old face wants to bring the winning culture back to Prattville.

Wetumpka football star to miss senior season after injury

The quarterback for the Wetumpka Indians football team saw his senior year beneath the lights come to a devastating end before his team could even get off its first snap of the season.

  Lanier Poets look to stay the course in 2018

When it boils down to every day success for the Poets in 2018, they just have to keep improving.

Andalusia High School football stadium renovation near completion

Construction crews are well on their way to wrapping up the massive renovation of the Andalusia High School football stadium.

  Dothan Tigers look for improvement under new coach

There's a new man leading the charge for the Dothan Tigers football team this season. Wayne White, a 1991 Dothan High graduate, is back at his alma mater where he takes over as the new head coach.

Lanier to take part in Cam Newton football classic

Thursday the C1N Football Classic was announced and a Montgomery school will be participating in the inaugural event.

  Trojans open year 7 under Jim Perry

The Saint James Trojans are entering year seven under head football coach Jim Perry.

T'Birds look to maintain success in Wheeler's first season

There's a new sheriff in town - or rather a new head of the flock - over at Park Crossing High School in 2018.

  Northview Cougars begin preps for 2018 season

The Northview Cougars are hoping to put last year's disappointing season behind them.

AHSAA to 'experiment' with instant replay in high school football

The landscape of high school football in the state of Alabama could change starting this year.

Park Crossing HC takes head coaching job at north AL high school

Monday, Smitty Grider was officially announced as the new head coach of Hazel Green High School in Madison County.

Caleb Ross named head football coach at Prattville High School

Caleb Ross is heading back to where it all began.

Wetumpka's Jadarious Martin named 2017 Fever Star Athlete of the Year

Jadarious Martin of Wetumpka High School was named the 2017 Fever Star Athlete of the Year for the instant offense he brought the Indians last season.

Fever Star Athlete of the Year to be announced Wednesday

Fresh off the heels of National Signing Day and the Fever Singing Day Party, WSFA will honor some of the best Fever Country football players Wednesday.

Rigby has sights set high for Eufaula

A new era has begun for Eufaula football. After five seasons as the Elba Tigers head coach, Ed Rigby is stepping in to lead another Tigers program.

Wiregrass sees several players sign on the dotted line

It was National Signing Day all across the nation and it was no different down in the Wiregrass.

MPS athletes share thoughts ahead of National Signing Day

On Wednesday, players from across Fever Country will reveal where they are going to play college football.

ASWA announces Mr. Football, more at annual luncheon

Some of the best high school football players from around the state gathered in Montgomery for the ASWA annual Player of the Year Awards luncheon, and one of them earned the title of Mr. Football for Alabama.

Fever Star Athlete of the Week 2017

Watch the highlight videos, then make your vote heard! We'll announce the winner every Thursday during our 6 p.m. sportscasts.