Madison Academy wins third straight Alabama high school football title


by Jeff Fisher

Make it three in a row for Madison Academy as the Mustangs won their third third straight Alabama Class 3A title Thursday by defeating Dale County 70-34.

According to al.com’s game summary, Madison was led by Gatorade Alabama Player of the Year Kerryon Johnson, who set a Super 7 record with six touchdowns. The Auburn verbal commit ran for 178 yards on just eight carries.

The 70 points set a Super 7 record for points by one team, plus the two teams combined to set records for points and total offensive yards (1,012).

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Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.