Rewinding Football High Live: Scores, highlights from Week 11 games –

Week 11 of the 2020 high school football season will be defined by one man.

Buddy Anderson is coaching his final game at Vestavia Hills. He’s been at the school for 49 years and been head coach for 43.

RELATED: Buddy Anderson’s legacy centers on faith

We will have updates and reaction from his final game throughout the night and also keep track of several key games across the state including Central-Phenix City at Oxford, Albertville at Guntersville and Daphne at Spanish Fort.

Check back for updates, photos and video highlights throughout the night:

12:34 PM, Playoff brackets: The first-round AISA and AHSAA playoff brackets are now on Check them out at this link.

11:46 PM, Scores from Anniston:

Oxford 32, Central-Phenix City 31, OT

Piedmont 27, Alexandria 23

Ohatchee 40, Munford 18

Clay Central 15, Handley 14

Spring Garden 51, Wadley 13

White Plains 44, Pleasant Valley 28

Asheville 61, Weaver 6

Westbrook Christian 34, Donoho 6

Woodland 28, Horseshoe Bend 12

11:25 PM, Some late scores:

Red Bay 36, Fayette County 20

10:54 PM, More scores:

Hatton 44, Clements 22

Winston County 30, Falkville 14

Lawrence County 38, Danville 21

Priceville 35, St. John Paul II 29

Elkmont 45, Hanceville 36

West Limestone 47, Ardmore 28

New Hope 35, R.A. Hubbard 0

Tanner 21, Waterloo 20

Westbrook Christian 34, Donoho 6

Baker 35, Davidson 6

Plainview 43, Glencoe 6

Southside-Gadsden 24, Etowah 17

10:36 PM, Finals:

Piedmont 27, Alexandria 23

Cedar Bluff 28, Sand Rock 27

Collinsville 6, Valley Head 0

Spring Garden 51, Wadley 13

Navarre, Fla. 42, Enterprise 28

Cottonwood 44, Houston County 40

Zion Chapel 41, Pleasant Home 14

Pike Liberal Arts 35, Monroe Academy 18

Abbeville Christian 45, Macon East 38

Chelsea 31, Calera 14

Homewood 20, Pelham 18

Briarwood 42, Corner 7

Helena 12, UMS-Wright 7

Shelby County 28, Talladega 23

Vincent 33, Prattville Christian 28

10:21 PM, Must watch for Tide fans: Alabama folks, get a look at this video montage of Tide LB commit and Prattville standout Ian Jackson. It was put together by the talented Wes Sinor.

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10:19 PM, And yet more footage of Buddy Anderson. After 43 years, I would say he definitely deserves it

10:16 PM, What a win for Keith Etheredge and company:

10:06 PM, Finals:

LaFayette 46, Beulah 20

Chambers Academy 43, Crenshaw 22

10:05 PM, Overtime: Oxford, Central-Phenix City going into OT tied at 24-24.

10:02 PM, Calling it a career in Alabama: Alma Bryant head coach Doug Hoehn announced his retirement Friday night following his team’s game at Foley. Hoehn spent four seasons at Alma Bryant. He is retiring from the state of Alabama with 10 years vested in the system. He and his wife will move to Tennessee to be closer to her family.

9:56 PM, What a game in Oxford tonight: Noah Pell hits a 24-yard field goal with 23.5 seconds left and Central ties Oxford 24-24.

9:50 PM, More finals:

T.R. Miller 39, W.S. Neal 0

West Blocton 57, Dora 41

Escambia Academy 33, Bessemer Academy 12

Flomaton 37, Escambia County 0

Smiths Station 27, Stanhope Elmore 20

Reeltown 22, Holtville 0

Elmore County 21, Jemison 20

Clarke Prep 52, South Choctaw 20

North Sand Mountain 25, Sylvania 19 (2OT)

Pisgah 21, Douglas 14

Fort Payne 41, North Jackson 13

Coosa Christian 33, Whitesburg Christian 28

Cornerstone Chr. 40, Tuscaloosa Chr. 12

Northside 29, Sipsey Valley 0

Linden 34, Aliceville 6

9:48 PM, Oxford on top: Yellow Jackets have come all the way back from a 21-3 deficit. Trey Higgins with his third TD pass of the night, this one to Camden Etheredge. Higgins also completed the 2-point pass. Oxford leads Central 24-21 with 2:35 left.

9:40 PM, Some more Buddy footage …

9:35 PM, Finals:

Pell City 37, Mae Jemison 14

Arab 27, Boaz 8

Foley 41, Alma Bryant 27

Mobile Christian 37, B.C. Rain 18

Jasper 49, Bessemer City 14

Briarwood Chr. 42, Corner 7

Oakman 12, Cordova 0

Lynn 61, Cherokee 0

Sumiton Christian 24, Meek 22

Winston County 30, Falkville 14

9:32 PM, Final: Daphne dominates the second half and beats Spanish Fort 21-7. Tensions high on both sides even after the game.

9:27 PM, Turning it around: Mobile Christian’s Johnny Schmitz hits Jason Brooks for a 60-yard TD. The Leopards, who once trailed B.C. Rain 18-7, now lead 30-18 with 7:15 left in the game.

9:23 PM, More finals:

Grissom 19, Hazel Green 0

Bayside Academy 21, Elberta 21

Guntersville 54, Albertville 0

Briarwood 42, Corner 7

Deshler 24, Colbert County 19

G.W. Long 38, Houston Academy 7

Crossville 21, Geraldine 12

9:20 PM, Clock strikes Midnight: Daphne’s Midnight Stewart with a deflected interception return for a touchdown. Trojans now lead Spanish Fort 21-7 with 4:41 left in the game on the Hill.

9:18 PM, It’s over in Vestavia: Buddy Anderson goes out a winner. Final: Vestavia Hills 52, Shades Valley 27. Anderson finished with 346 career wins in 43 years, all at Vestavia.

9:15 PM, Jackets rallying: Trey Higgins with TD passes to Roc Taylor and Warren Britt, cutting the Central-Phenix City lead to 21-15 at the end of the third quarter.

9:14 PM, Closing a career: Time is running out on Buddy Anderson’s final game at Vestavia Hills. Landon Neese with a 20-yard run. Anderson’s Rebels lead Shades Valley 52-27 with 4:06 left.

9:11 PM, Finals:

Ashville 61, Weaver 6

Helena 12, UMS-Wright 7

Fairhope 35, Murphy 0

Satsuma 6, Gulf Shores 3

Slocomb 20, Geneva County 13

9:09 PM, Clang: Daphne misses a 33-yard FG. Trojans lead remains 14-7 with 11:03 left at Spanish Fort

9:07 PM, Final: McGill-Toolen 35, Dothan 7

9:05 PM, End of 3 on the Eastern Shore: Daphne 14, Spanish Fort 7. Trojans driving to start the fourth.

9:01 PM, Coming back: Mobile Christian has rallied after trailing B.C. Rain 18-7 at Trimmier Park. Johnny Schmitz hits Toler Keigley with an 8-yard TD pass. Leopards now lead 23-18 with 10:27 left in the game.

8:59 PM, A bit of a stunner? TJ Parker returns a fumble 15 yards for a TD and Central-Phenix City is up 21-3 on defending 6A champ Oxford.

8:47 PM, Some close games …

Deshler 7, Colbert County 12

Central-Clay County 7, Handley 7

St. John Paul II 23, Priceville 22

Helena 12, UMS-Wright 7 (9:06 left)

Some not so close …

Fairhope 35, Murphy 0

Briarwood 42, Corner 0

8:44 PM, Trojans back on top: Daphne takes the opening kickoff and drives 70 yards for a score. Trent Battle with a short TD run. Trojans lead Spanish Fort 14-7.

8:42 PM, After three:

Grissom 6, Hazel Green 0

Bayside Academy 42, Elberta 14

UMS-Wright 7, Helena 6

McGill-Toolen 27, Dothan 7

8:40 PM, Freshman sensation: Westminster freshman QB Brandon Musch scored his 39th total TD at the end of the first half against Lee-Huntsville. He’s got 996 rushing yards on the season (11 TDs) and 2,538 passing (28 TD). He has 3,534 total yards … with another half to go. WCA leads Lee 35-26

8:36 PM, Around the state:

UMS-Wright 7, Helena 6

Foley 24, Alma Bryant 21

B.C. Rain 18, Mobile Christian 13

Gardendale 27, Florence 7

Bayside Academy 35, Elberta 14

8:34 PM, Spotlight on Buddy: Win No. 346 is getting closer for the retiring Buddy Anderson. Rebels lead Shades Valley 38-14 with 8:44 left in the third.

8:32 PM, Upset in the making: B.C. Rain leads Mobile Christian 18-7 early in the third quarter. Leopards ranked No. 6 in 4A.

8:30 PM, Well, this is getting ridiculous ..

8:26 PM, Checking some scores:

Trinity 13, St. James 7

Southside 10, Etowah 7

DAR 22, Brindlee Mtn. 0

Alexandria 20, Piedmont 6

White Plains 28, Pleasant Valley 0

Tuscaloosa County 19, Northridge 7

Crossville 7, Geraldine 6

Bayside Academy 28, Elberta 14

8:24 PM, It’s a big rivalry but not a great game this year … Guntersville leads Albertville 47-0 in the third quarter.

8:11 PM, Halftime on the Hill: Daphne 7, Spanish Fort 7. Trojans have done very little on offense but scored after recovering a Toro fumble at the 1.

Trent Battle

Spanish Fort has put pressure on Trent Battle throughout the first half. (Mike Kittrell |

8:05 PM, Halftime in Andersonville: Vestavia Hills 31, Shades Valley 14. Buddy Anderson going for his 346th and final victory.

8:02 PM, Plenty of scores:

Fairhope 28, Murphy 0 (half)

Geneva County 13, Slocomb 8

Northside 29, Sipsey Valley 0

Baker 7, Davidson 0

Grissom 0, Hazel Green 0

Central-Phenix City 14, Oxford 3

Southside 10, Etowah 7

Andalusia 24, Brantley 7

Coosa Christian 14, Whitesburg Christian 13

Briarwood Christian 14, Corner 0

West Limestone 27, Ardmore 14

Priceville 22, SJPII 17

7:57 PM, All tied up: On third-and-16, Brendon Byrd hits Christian Bernal, who outleaps Bryson Cleveland for the TD. Spanish Fort 7, Daphne 7 with four minutes left in the first half.

7:55 PM, Buddy Check: Shades Valley hanging around in Buddy Anderson’s final game. Earl Woods with a 29-yard pass to Alfonso Weathers. Vestavia Hills 24, Shades Valley 14.

7:52 PM, Around the state:

Whitesburg Christian 13, Coosa Christian 6

Collinsville 6, Valley Head 0

Alexandria 13, Piedmont 6

Ohatchee 13, Munford 6

Guntersville 34, Albertville 0

UMS-Wright 7, Helena 6

McGill-Toolen 27, Dothan 7

Sparkman 7, Muscle Shoals 7

7:49 PM, Devilish start: Central-Phenix City now up 14-0 on Class 6A No. 1 Oxford. Trey Miles with his second TD pass of the game for Patrick Nix’s team.

7:47 PM, Life of Riley: Riley Leonard hits Ramone Bradley with a 30-yard score. Fairhope 28, Murphy 0 with 5:59 left in the second quarter. Panthers needed this one to have a chance to make the playoffs. It’s not looking good.

7:43 PM, Getting defensive: Turnovers on back-to-back plays for Daphne and Spanish Fort. Virginia commit Micah Gaffney picks off Trent Battle to give the Toros the ball. On the next play, Brendon Byrd is hit and loses the ball. Daphne recovers at the SF 1. Veontai Williams scores on the next play. Daphne leads Spanish Fort 7-0 with 7:41 left in the half.

7:40 PM, Buddy Check: Vestavia Hills giving Buddy Anderson a fond farewell so far. Braden Glenn with a 6-yard run and the Rebels lead 17-0 over Shades Valley with 6:55 left in the first half.

7:38 PM, Score check:

Etowah 7, Southside 7

Briarwood Christian 0, Corner 0

Fairhope 21, Murphy 0

Bayside Academy 21, Elberta 7

Brooks 20, Lauderdale County 0

Priceville 15, St. John Paul II 7

Guntersville 27, Albertville 0

7:35 PM, Big game in Big 0: Central-Phenix City has the lead on Class 6A No. 1 Oxford. Trey Miles hits Karmello English on a 12-yard TD pass. Red Devils lead 7-0 with 16.5 seconds left in the first.

7:33 PM, Spencer for Hire: Spencer Arceneaux has accounted for two TDs already and has McGill in front of Dothan.

7:31 PM, All Guntersville early: Guntersville is taking it out on rival Albertville in the first half in the state’s oldest rivalry. Wildcats lead 21-0.

7:31 PM, Spotlight South: Daphne and Spanish Fort are tied 0-0 after 1 on the Hill at Spanish Fort. Trojans have the ball to start the second quarter.

7:26 PM, North Alabama scores …

Guntersville 21, Albertville 0

Pisgah 7, Douglas 0

Munford 6, Ohatchee 0

Alexandria 6, Piedmont 0

Gardendale 14, Florence 0


Gulf Shores 3, Satsuma 0

7:24 PM, Toro update: Oregon LB commit Christian Burkhalter not playing tonight against rival Daphne. According to reports, he has been suspended. Toros and Trojans 0-0 with less than four minutes left in the first.

7:18 PM, More early scores …

Dothan 7, McGill-Toolen 0

Colbert County 6, Deshler 0

Lee-Huntsville 14, Westminster 0

Ardmore 14, West Limestone 7

Elberta 7, Bayside Academy 7 (End 1)

Vestavia Hills 10, Shades Valley 0

UMS-Wright 0, Helena 0

Grissom 0, Hazel Green 0

Daphne 0, Spanish Fort 0

7:12 PM, Block party: Daphne’s Bryson Cleveland blocks a short Spanish Fort FG attempt. Cleveland was the young man injured in a car accident in the summer. Game still tied 0-0 with 8:16 left.

7:10 PM, So far so good for Buddy: Braden Glenn passes 42 yards to Cole Turner and Vestavia Hills is up 7-0 on Shades Valley in Buddy Anderson’s final game.

7:07 PM, Quick scores:

Fairhope 7, Murphy 0 (Cyline Koen 3-yard run)

Elberta 7, Bayside Academy 0

Guntersville 7, Albertville 0

7:06 PM, The Price is right: Jerry Burton gives Priceville an early lead

7:00 PM, Some scenes before kickoff around the state …

6:44 PM, Rebel Reunion: Here is a look at some of the former Rebels who came out for Buddy Anderson’s final game at Vestavia Hills. The Rebels take on Shades Valley tonight.

6:19 PM, First playoff casualty: St. Luke’s coach Ronn Lee tells me tonight that his team will not be able to participate in the Class 2A playoffs next week due to contact tracing from a positive COVID-19 test earlier this week. The Wildcats were scheduled to play at B.B. Comer in the first round. They also had to cancel the regular-season finale against Cottage Hill. It’s been an especially tough year for St. Luke’s, which had to quarantine the entire team for two weeks in August due to coronavirus concerns.

5:18 PM, In the house early: St. Paul’s completed a 10-0 regular season this afternoon with a 38-0 win over Vigor. The Class 5A second-ranked Saints and the Wolves played early due to power issues in Mobile. Jaylen Sulton scored a pair of touchdowns.

4:34 PM, Successful surgery: Ramsay NG and Alabama commit Tim Keenan III announced on social media on Thursday that he had successful surgery on his knee injury suffered two weeks ago in a win over Pleasant Grove. He will miss the remainder of the season for the No. 1-ranked Rams.

4:02 PM, Zeta’s aftermath: Hurricane Zeta affected high school football throughout the state. One of the most notable results was the cancellation of the 105-year rivalry between Thomasville and Clarke County, two areas ravaged by the storm and mostly without power. Read about the cancellation of the Backyard Brawl.

3:00 PM, Spain Park shootout: The weekend started Thursday night with a wild shootout between Spain Park and Hueytown. The teams combined for 76 first downs before the Jaguars finally held on for a 63-63 victory — IN REGULATION. Read all about the game.


All games subject to change due to COVID-19 or Hurricane Zeta aftermath.

Albertville at Guntersville

Alma Bryant at Foley

Ashville at Weaver

Baker at Davidson

Benjamin Russell at Sylacauga

Berry at Winterboro

Bessemer City at Jasper

Beulah at LaFayette

Billingsley at Thorsby

Bob Jones at Prattville

Brooks at Lauderdale County

Brookwood at Oak Grove

BTW-Tuskegee at Pike Road

Calera at Chelsea

Cedar Bluff at Sand Rock

Central-Clay County at Handley

Central-Coosa at Talladega County Central

Chambers Academy at Crenshaw Christian

Cherokee at Lynn

Childersburg at Fayetteville

Chilton County at Marbury

Citronelle at Leroy (Canceled, Zeta)

Clarke Prep at South Choctaw Academy

Cleburne County at Randolph County

Cleveland at Susan Moore

Colbert County at Deshler

Collinsville at Valley Head

Columbia at Cullman

Coosa Christian at Whitesburg Christian

Corner at Briarwood

Cottonwood at Houston County

Danville at Lawrence County

Daphne at Spanish Fort

DAR at Brindlee Mountain

Demopolis at Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa (Canceled, COVID-19)

Donoho at Westbrook Christian

Dothan at McGill-Toolen

Douglas at Pisgah

Elberta at Bayside Academy

Enterprise at Navarre (Fla.)

Escambia Academy at Bessemer Academy

Escambia County at Flomaton

Etowah at Southside-Gadsden

Falkville at Winston County

Fayette County at Red Bay

Fort Payne at North Jackson

Gardendale at Florence

Geraldine at Crossville

Glenwood at Autauga Academy

Greenville at Carver-Montgomery

Grissom at Hazel Green

Gulf Shores at Satsuma

Hale County at Lamar County

Hanceville at Elkmont

Hatton at Clements

Highland Home at Loachapoka

Holly Pond at Fairview

Holtville at Reeltown

Homewood at Pelham

Hooper at Cornerstone

Houston Academy at G.W. Long

J.F. Shields at Red Level

Jemison at Elmore County

Jemison-Huntsville at Pell City

LeFlore at Baldwin County

Linden at Aliceville

Lowndes Academy at Fort Dale Academy

Luverne at Georgiana

Macon-East at Abbeville Christian

Marion County at Phillips-Bear Creek

McKenzie at Fruitdale (canceled, Zeta)

Meek at Sumiton Christian

Mobile Christian at B.C. Rain

Moody at Hayden

Muscle Shoals at Sparkman

Oakman at Cordova

Pickens Academy at Patrician

Piedmont at Alexandria

Pike Liberal Arts at Monroe Academy

Plainview at Glencoe

Pleasant Home at Zion Chapel

Prattville Christian at Vincent

R.A. Hubbard at New Hope

Ragland at Asbury

Rehobeth at Wicksburg

Samson at Marengo

Shades Valley at Vestavia Hills

Shelby County at Talladega

Sipsey Valley at Northside

Smiths Station at Stanhope Elmore

South Lamar at Sulligent

Southeastern at Appalachian

Sparta at Coosa Valley

St. Clair County at John Carroll

St. James at Trinity

St. John Paul II at Priceville

Sylvania at North Sand Mountain

Tanner at Waterloo

Tharptown at Vina

Tuscaloosa County at Northridge

UMS-Wright at Helena

Vigor at St. Paul’s

Vinemont at Cold Springs

W.S. Neal at T.R. Miller

Wadley at Spring Garden

Washington County at J.U. Blacksher

West Blocton at Dora

Westminster-Huntsville at Lee-Huntsville

Wilcox Academy at Edgewood

Wilson at Colbert Heights

Woodland at Horseshoe Bend


Ashford 46, Northside Methodist 27

Clay-Chalkville 21, Oak Mountain 14

Cullman 40, Columbia 6

Fairfield 42, Central-Tuscaloosa 6

Gordo 40, Pickens Co. 8

Greensboro 40, Holt 0

Huntsville 37, Decatur 13

J.B. Pennington 22, Locust Fork 19

Jackson-Olin 34, Wenonah 9

Minor 41, Woodlawn 7

Montgomery Aca. 31, Alabama Chr. 7

Mountain Brook 31, Austin 22

Ramsay 33, Parker 32

Spain Park 63, Hueytown 62

Springwood 44, Lakeside 26

Theodore 49, Mary Montgomery 0

Woodville 34, Section 28

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