Rewinding Football High Live: Updates from Friday’s Week 2 high school games
Week 2 resumes tonight with more than 160 games scheduled around the state after an unusually heavy slate of Thursday games.
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Tonight’s slate starts an hour earlier than normal when Spanish Fort hosts St. Paul’s at 6 p.m. on ESPN.
Check back frequently for scores, updates, highlights and photos from around the state:
11:46 PM, Big storylines from tonight statewide:
Mobile Christian snaps UMS-Wright’s 34-game win streak
Oxford rallies to slip past Pleasant Grove
St. Paul’s slips by Spanish Fort on ESPN
Zach Pyron rallies Pinson Valley
Hoover demolishes Bessemer City
11:31 PM, A few more: Gulf Shores 38, Brookwood 12; Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa 27, Tuscaloosa County 20
10:56 PM, More finals: Alexandria 52, Jacksonville 21; Ohatchee 52, Anniston 13; Saks 28, Talladega 20; West End 38, Pleasant Valley 22; Jacksonville Christian 40, New Life Christian 16; Ranburne 33, Wadley 12; Randolph County 28, Woodland 6; Sylacauga 41, Lincoln 25; Munford 44, Fultondale 27; Hale County 52, Sipsey Valley 7
10:25 PM, Finals: Autauga Academy 15, Tuscaloosa Academy 7, American Christian Academy 33, Greensboro 12; Holtville 30, West Blocton 12; Linden 36, Pickens County 0; Northside 21, Winfield 14
10:08 PM, More final scores: Bayside Academy 44, Houston Academy 3; Glenwood 24, Escambia Academy 22; T.R. Miller 29, Escambia County 0; Thomasville 24, Sweet Water 20, Patrician 40, Clarke Prep 12, Jackson Academy 41, Fort Dale 8, Southern 32, South Choctaw 6; Morgan 41, Wilcox 37; Monroe Academy 26, Sparta 7; Fruitdale 34, Orange Beach 7; Brantley 49, Luverne 0; Valley 20, Lanett 14 (OT); Elba 26, Opp 14; Dadeville 20, Elmore County 19; St. James 31, Reeltown 20
10:06 PM, Setting up the showdown: Fairhope holds on to beat Andalusia 28-21. Pirates (2-0) play Eastern Shore rival Daphne (2-0) next week for the Jubilee Cup. Check out T.J. Banks’ run below that iced the game.
10:03 PM, Plenty of finals: Gardendale 26, Smiths Station 7; Alabama Christian 49, Highland Home 28; Enterprise 35, Carver 19; Edgewood 27, Hooper 0; Lee-Montgomery 19, Jeff Davis 14; Brantley 49, Luverne 0; Marbury 28, Dallas County 22; Prattville 16, Stanhope Elmore 10; Autaugaville 30, Talladega County Central 0; Wetumpka 35, Tallassee 14; Montgomery Academy 13, Trinity 3; Holtville 30, West Blocton 12
10:02 PM, What a win for the Yellow Jackets.
10 PM, Photos from St. Paul’s 17-14 win at Spanish Fort …
9:57 PM, Finals: Murphy 35, Foley 12; Chelsea 27, Helena 23;
9:56 PM, Another upset: Eufaula hangs on to defeat Central-Phenix City 38-36
9:55 PM, Down to the wire at Pleasant Grove ..
9:45 PM, More finals: Leeds 20, Pell City 17; Citronelle 14, Satsuma 13: West End 38, Pleasant Valley 22; Piedmont 39, Cherokee County 7; Sand Rock 25, Pisgah 3; Chickasaw 32, St. Luke’s 13; Minor 34, Paul Bryant 28; Edgewood Academy 27, Hooper Academy 0; Flomaton 29, Ariton 20
9:39 PM, What a game in Eufaula: Hess Horne with a 69-yard TD pass. Eufaula back in front of Central-Phenix City 38-36 with 1:50 left. Last team with the ball? … and in Mobile, UMS draws first blood in OT. Trey Singleton with 2 runs, the second for a TD. Bulldogs up 24-17.
9:37 PM, Milestone win already: Robertsdale defeats Elberta 33-7, marking the Golden Bears first 2-0 start since 2000.
9:33 PM, Tied again: Pfilip Hunt with a 32-yard field goal for UMS. It’s tied with 23 seconds left, 17-17 at Mobile Christian. Meanwhile in Eufaula, Zion Morris with a 3-yard run to give the Red Devils a 36-32 lead with 2:40 left in the game. Whew. What a night.
9:30 PM, Not done yet: Here comes UMS. Cole Blaylock with a 39-yard run on a screen pass and the Bulldogs are in the Mobile Christian red zone. UMS with 1 TO left. Just 43 seconds left.
9:25 PM, Kicking the streak: Jackson Chandler with a 42-yard FG. Mobile Christian 17, UMS-Wright 14 with 1:40 left in the game. 34-game win streak on the line here for UMS.
9:21 PM, Still in progress: Robertsdale 33, Elberta 7; Bayside Academy 31, Houston Academy 10; Williamson 14, Faith Academy 7; Theodore 28, Baker 20; Eufaula 32, Central-Phenix City 29
9:20 PM, Final: Spain Park 21, Briarwood 14
9:17 PM, Rivalry game: Auburn 23, Opelika 10 late third quarter.
9:15 PM, Another Final: Hoover 62, Bessemer City 0. The Tad Niblett return as offensive coordinator seems to have worked out for the Bucs. They are an impressive 2-0.
9:09 PM, Tie games: Briarwood 14, Spain Park 14, Pelham 21, Oak Mountain 21; Fairhope 21, Andalusia 21
9:07 PM, Upset alert? Mobile Christian leads UMS-Wright 14-7 with 8 minutes left in the game. Bulldogs just forced a Leopard fumble and are on the move. UMS with the state’s longest win streak at 34.
9:06 PM, First final of the night: St. Paul’s 17, Spanish Fort 14. Army commit Javonte Graves-Billips scores 2 fourth-quarter TDs to rally the Saints.
9:02 PM, Back and Forth: Joseph McKay with another TD run for Central-Phenix City. Red Devils cut the Eufaula lead to 26-21 on a fourth-and-2 play.
8:57, Still alive: Brendon Byrd hits Mario Montgomery with a screen pass for a TD. the PAT is good. St. Paul’s 17, Spanish Fort 14 with 2:12 left. Toros have just one TO left.
8:50 PM, Around the state: Satsuma 7, Citronelle 7; Murphy 14, Foley 3; Prattville 16, Stanhope Elmore 3; Briarwood 14, Spain Park 6; Piedmont 39, Cherokee County 7; Faith Academy 7, Williamson 6; Eufaula 26, Central-Phenix City 14; Gulf Shores 28 Brookwood 6; Robertsdale 21, Elberta 7
8:48 PM, Leopards pulling out all the stops … and now leading UMS-Wright. Bulldogs haven’t trailed much in the second half in the last three years.
8:43 PM, Christian Lewis (below) ladies and gentlemen. Kentucky is getting a good one from Pleasant Grove
8:38 PM, Nix at it again: Caleb Nix finds Jackson Meeks on a 30-yard TD pass. Central-Phenix City has tied Eufaula 14-14.
8:35 PM, Another rare 2-0 start: Alma Bryant up 19-0 on Mary G. Montgomery in a 7A, Region 1 game. Hurricanes also won last week.
8:33 PM, Check out early photos from Briarwood and Spain Park ..
8:32 PM, Quick turnaround: Javonte Graves-Billips and Zack Gray have turned this ESPN game around in a hurry. Gray with a long punt return to set up Graves-Billips second TD of the quarter. St. Paul’s 17, Spanish Fort 7 early fourth.
8:27 PM, Key scores: Demopolis 14, McAdory 7; Enterprise 28, Carver-Montgomery 13; Shades Valley 14, Pinson Valley 10; Sweet Water 20, Thomasville 17
8:22 PM, Lead change: Army commit Javonte Graves-Billips scores the go-ahead TD on a short run for St. Paul’s. Saints looked much better on that drive. Grayson Myles with the PAT. St. Paul’s 10, Spanish Fort 7 early fourth.
8:19 PM, Closing the gap: Oxford cuts the Pleasant Grove lead to 20-15 on a Trey Higgins TD run with 1:10 left in the first half. Also … Huffman 22, Parker 14; Briarwood 14, Spain Park 0; Gardendale 16, Smiths Station 7; Wetumpka 21, Tallassee 0; Prattville 16, Stanhope Elmore 0; St. James 14, Reeltown 6; Edgewood 27, Hooper 0; Holtville 17, West Blocton 12
8:16 PM, Hoover rolling to 2-0 with Buddy Anderson and Vestavia Hills up next ..
8:14 PM, Dodging a bullet: Spanish Fort hits the upright on a FG attempt following the Carl Fauntroy INT. Score remains Toros 7, St. Paul’s 3 with 35 seconds left in the third. Saints have had trouble doing anything on offense. Junior RB Jaylen Sulton hasn’t been in the game in a while. Army commit Javonte Graves-Billips at RB now. Spanish Fort’s Johnny Morris also hasn’t been in the game in a while.
8:07 PM, Toro Pick: Carl Fauntroy with an interception of St. Paul’s QB Bestor McFadden. Saints having trouble doing anything offensively, and I haven’t seen junior RB Jaylen Sulton in a while. Spanish Fort 7, St. Paul’s 3 with 2:53 left in the third.
8:06 PM, At the half: Fairhope 14, Andalusia 14; Theodore 14, Baker 13; Geneva County 13, Wicksburg 8; Saks 16, Talladega 14
8:05 PM, Bulldogs tie it: UMS-Wright has tied Mobile Christian 7-7 at the half. Tennessee commit Edwin White of UMS not dressed for this game. Bulldogs miss him offensively and defensively.
7:59 PM, Injury alert: Spanish Fort’s Aaron Threat down on the field after taking a hard hit on a good gain. Timeout on the field. Toros still lead 7-3. Threat gets to his feet and walks to the sidelines.
7:57 PM, Updates: Piedmont 20, Cherokee County 7; Andalusia 14, Fairhope 14; Theodore 14, Baker 13; Sand Rock 18, Pisgah 3; Alexandria 35, Jacksonville 0; Ohatchee 20, Anniston 7; Chickasaw 20, St. Luke’s 0; Robertsdale 21, Elberta 0
7:54 PM, Eufaula up: Eufaula leads Central-Phenix City 14-7. Joseph McKay had a 44-yard run for the Red Devils. Hess Horne hit Jsy’Juan Townsend with a 24-yard TD for Eufaula.
7:52 PM, Halftime scores: Briarwood 14, Spain Park 0; Thomasville 17, Sweet Water 14; Citronelle 7, Satsuma 0; Alma Bryant 12, Mary G. Montgomery 0
7:49 PM, Chasing Jason: South Alabama commit Jason Brooks gives Mobile Christian a 7-0 lead with a 9-yard run with 3:14 left in the half. UMS sitting on a 34-game win streak.
7:42 PM, So close: Spanish Fort drives to the 1, but a fumbled exchange gives the ball back to St. Paul’s. Saints still leading 3-0 with 9:40 left in the third on ESPN. Elsewhere: Gulf Shores 14, Brookwood 0; Murphy 14, Foley 3; Carver 13, Enterprise 7; Piedmont 14, Cherokee County 0; Alexandria 28, Jacksonville 0
7:40 PM, Marquee game alert: Pleasant Grove 14, Oxford 7. Pleasant Grove was the 5A runner-up a year ago. Oxford was the 6A state champion.
7:33 PM, Back in front: Theodore back on top of Baker, 14-7. Moilek Kennedy have both of the Bobcats’ TDs. Elsewhere: Chickasaw 14, St. Luke’s 0; Dadeville 6, Elmore County 0; Elba 8, Opp 0; Huffman 22, Parker 6; Hoover 21, Bessemer City 0; Helena 7, Chelsea 6
7:32 PM, 2-0? Robertsdale trying to go 2-0. Golden Bears up 14-0 on homestanding Elberta after Logan Wilson’s 55-yard TD run.
7:26 PM, 34 and counting? UMS-Wright trying to extend the state’s longest win streak. It’s 0-0 at Mobile Christian after one quarter. Elsewhere: Sipsey Valley 7, Hale County 0; American Christian 7, Greensboro 0; Thomasville 14, Sweet Water 0; Murphy 14, Foley 0; Patrician 14, Clarke Prep 0; Enterprise 7, Carver 7
7:19 PM, Other scores: Alma Bryant 6, MGM 0; Carver 7, Enterprise 0; Murphy 7, Foley 0 (Alex Howell with a 25-yard TD run for the Panthers); Eufaula 6, Central-Phenix City 0; Williamson 6, Faith Academy 0
7:17 PM, Thomasville on top: Quez Jackson with a 16-yard TD. Thomasville leads Sweet Water 7-0 late first quarter.
7:15 PM, Halftime: St. Paul’s leads Spanish Fort 3-0 on a Grayson Myles FG. Not a particularly impressive first half for either team on ESPN.
“Inconsistency. I think the stage got to us a little bit, but Spanish Fort got to us a little bit as well,” St. Paul’s coach Steve Mask at half.
7:07 PM, Early scores: Theodore 7, Baker 0; Andalusia 7, Fairhope 0; Robertsdale 7, Elberta 0; Briarwood 7, Spain Park 0
7:04 PM, Lights too bright: The bright lights of ESPN may be affecting St. Paul’s and Spanish Fort. Two turnovers for the Fort. One for St. Paul’s. And a lot of penalties so far. Still 0-0 with less than three minutes left in the half.
6:56 PM, Delay: Gardendale and Smiths Station will start the day in a lightning delay.
6:45 PM, Bucs getting ready: Check out early photos from Bessemer City at Hoover …
6:44 PM, Pouring on the Hill: Raining hard at Spanish Fort right now. Both teams have turned it over once. Toros now on the move after a Johnny Morris first down. No score with 10:44 left in the half.
6:40 PM, UMS injury update: Tennessee safety commit Edwin White is out for tonight’s game at Mobile Christian. White made 15 tackles last week in a win over Baker.
6:35, Turnover No. 1: Drew Turnipseed intercepts a Toros’ QB Brendon Byrd pass with 16 seconds left in the first quarter. Still no score between St. Paul’s and Spanish Fort.
6:33 PM, Warming up: Spain Park players warming up for their game with Briarwood Christian tonight. Kickoff at 7 p.m.
6:24 PM, Fourth-and-no: Spanish Fort goes for it on fourth-and-8 on the St. Paul’s 34. Brendon Byrd overthrows an open receiver. Saints ball. No score still with 3:45 left in the first quarter.
6:10 PM, Change of possession: St. Paul’s stops Spanish Fort without a first down and forces a punt. Saints backed up inside their 10 when we resume. No score in the first quarter.
6:06 PM, Burkhalter comes up big: Oregon commit Christian Burkhalter sacks Bestor McFadden on third down, forcing a St. Paul’s punt. No score On the Hill with 9:38 left in the first.
6:03 PM, Underway on a Friday: St. Paul’s receives the opening kickoff from Spanish Fort. Game is on ESPN — the real ESPN. Field, crowd, teams look good.
5:19 PM, Bright Lights: ESPN getting ready for tonight’s game at Spanish Fort between the host Toros and St. Paul’s.
4:54 PM, Other moves: Other games moved to Saturday because of weather concerns include Benjamin Russell at Central-Clay County, Elkmont at Ardmore, Haleyville at St. John Paul II, Hatton at Central-Florence and Thompson at Sparkman. James Clemens at Athens was already on the scheduled for Saturday.
3 PM, New Opponent: Due to weather concerns in north Alabama, Huntsville canceled its scheduled game at Mountain Brook tonight. The Spartans will instead play at Calera on Saturday in a “game of no record.” Read about how the schedule changed for Mountain Brook.
2:30 PM, A message from Buddy …
TONIGHT’S SCHEDULE GAMES
Abbeville Christian at Chambers Academy
Alabama Christian at Highland Home
Alma Bryant at Mary Montgomery
American Christian at Greensboro
Ashford at Rehobeth
Autauga Academy at Tuscaloosa Academy
Baker at Theodore
Bayside Academy at Houston Academy
Bessemer City at Hoover
Briarwood at Spain Park
BTW-Tuskegee at Beauregard
Bullock County at Central-Hayneville
Carver-Montgomery at Enterprise
Catholic-Montgomery at Charles Henderson
Central-Phenix City at Eufaula
Central-Tuscaloosa at Northridge
Citronelle at Satsuma
Coosa Valley at Pickens Academy
Cottonwood at Samson
Crenshaw Christian at Pike Liberal Arts
Dale County at Daleville
Demopolis at McAdory
Edgewood at Hooper
Elba at Opp
Elmore County at Dadeville
Fairfield at Center Point
Fairhope at Andalusia
Faith Academy at Williamson
Flomaton at Ariton
Fruitdale at Orange Beach
Fultondale at Munford
Gardendale at Smiths Station
Geneva County at Wicksburg
Glenwood at Escambia Academy
Gulf Shores at Brookwood
Hale County at Sipsey Valley
Headland at Abbeville
Helena at Chelsea
Horseshoe Bend at Victory Christian
Houston County at Florala
Huffman at Parker
Jackson Academy at Fort Dale Academy
Jacksonville at Alexandria
Jasper at Cullman
Kinston at Zion Chapel
Lee-Montgomery at Jeff Davis
Luverne at Brantley
Maplesville at Isabella
Marbury at Dallas County
McIntosh at St. Michael
McKenzie at Marengo
Minor at Paul Bryant
Monroe Academy at Sparta
Monroe County at J.F. Shields
Montevallo at Shelby County
Morgan Academy at Wilcox Academy
Mortimer Jordan at Corner
Murphy at Foley
Northside Methodist at Providence Christian
Ohatchee at Anniston
Opelika at Auburn
Oxford at Pleasant Grove
Patrician at Clarke Prep
Pelham at Oak Mountain
Pell City at Leeds
Pickens County at Linden
Piedmont at Cherokee County
Pinson Valley at Shades Valley
Pisgah at Sand Rock
Pleasant Valley at West End
Prattville at Stanhope Elmore
Randolph County at Handley
Red Level at Straughn
Robertsdale at Elberta
Selma at Southside-Selma
Slocomb at Geneva
South Choctaw Academy at Southern Academy
Springville at St. Clair County
St. James at Reeltown
St. Luke’s at Chickasaw
St. Paul’s at Spanish Fort (6 p.m.)
Sweet Water at Thomasville
Sylacauga at Lincoln
T.R. Miller at Escambia County
Talladega at Saks
Talladega County Central at Autaugaville
Tallassee at Wetumpka
Thorsby at Verbena
Trinity at Montgomery Academy
Tuscaloosa County at Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa
UMS-Wright at Mobile Christian
Valley at Lanett
Wadley at Ranburne
West Blocton at Holtville
Winfield at Northside
Winterboro at Loachapoka
Woodlawn at Carver-Birmingham
Benjamin Russell at Central-Clay County
Elkmont at Ardmore
Haleyville at St. John Paul II
Hatton at Central-Florence
James Clemens at Athens
Thompson at Sparkman (3 p.m.)
Addison 50, Lynn 0
Austin 67, Decatur 3
B.B. Comer 30, Childersburg 6
Banks Academy 46, Cornerstone-Columbiana 6
Bibb County 39, Fayette County 0
Billingsley 19, Prattville Christian 13 (OT), continuation of Week 1 suspended game
Bob Jones 20, Buckhorn 0
Brilliant 21, Hackleburg 0
Brooks 28, Sheffield 6
Chilton County 34, Jemison 16
Clarke County 33, Jackson 8
Colbert County 45, R.A. Hubbard 6
Colbert Heights 35, Decatur Heritage 27
Cold Springs 28, Holly Pond 16
Collinsville 24, Crossville 6
Coosa Christian 55, Gaston 26
Cordova 30, Carbon Hill 8
Daphne 42, Davidson 7
Dora 21, Holt 7
Douglas 48, Brindlee Mountain 6
East Lawrence 21, West Morgan 18
Fairview 41, Vinemont 14
Falkville 56, Danville 0
Gadsden City 45, Fort Payne 20
Geraldine 30, Westminster-Huntsville 7
Good Hope 31, West Point 14
Gordo 30, Aliceville 12
Grissom 57, Lee-Huntsville 0
Guntersville 35, Arab 9
Hamilton 27, Sulligent 18
Hartselle 34, Jemison-Huntsville 14
Hayden 36, Cleveland 26
Hazel Green 37, Lawrence County 34
Hubbertville 40, Waterloo 6
J.B. Pennington 34, Oak Grove 6
Lauderdale County 14, Wilson 12
Locust Fork 49, Appalachian 22
Macon-East 28, Valiant Cross 0
Madison Academy 30, Scottsboro 6
Madison County 28, Boaz 21 (OT)
Marion County 35, Vina 0
Mars Hill Bible 21, East Limestone 0
Millry 29, Washington County 0
New Hope 42, Columbia 20
North Jackson 52, Whitwell (Tenn.) 6
North Sand Mountain 34, Woodville 6
Oakman 40, Curry 12
Phil Campbell 33, Lamar County 6
Plainview 40, Ider 0
Priceville 38, Brewer 21
Randolph 27, Glencoe 9
Section 19, Valley Head 14
Southeastern-Blount 21, Ashville 13
Southside-Gadsden 21, Hokes Bluff 14
Spring Garden 55, Cedar Bluff 0
Springwood 21, Southern Prep 14
Sumiton Christian 46, Cherokee 0
Sylvania 32, Sardis 7
Tanner 20, Lexington 13
Tharptown 12, Phillips-Bear Creek 6
Wenonah 28, Midfield 0
West Limestone 53, Clements 19
Whitesburg Christian 28, Asbury 0
Winston County 64, Meek 14