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High school football began in the late 19th century, starting at the same time as a large number of college programs. During the late 19th and early 20th century, numerous college and high school teams played each other.... More »

U.S. state high school football records are available online in the record book of the National Federation of State High School Associations and state football record books. Football records at the national level include... More »

A national standard rule book for high school football is maintained by the National Federation of State High School Associations. This organization publishes an official rulebook that can be purchased from its website. More »

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