We are proud to announce the recent hire of Coach Kyle Butler to the WHS Football coaching staff. Coach Butler is married to Faith (Whigham) Butler, who is also an educator, and they are excited about the move to Jasper.
He is originally from West Lafayette, Indiana. Coach Butler graduated from West Lafayette High School where he played football and baseball.
After high school, he headed south and attended the University of Alabama. He is an avid Crimson Tide fan and he graduated with a degree in Secondary Education Social Science.
Coach Butler has previously coached at Paul Bryant High School in Tuscaloosa.
He spent the 2013 season at Oak Mountain High School teaching and coaching.
Coach Butler says, “We are excited to be in Jasper at Walker High School. This is a great community and a great school.” He added, “We look forward to keeping the winning tradition here at Walker High. Great players and great coaches give us a wonderful opportunity to be successful.”
Coach Brunner is excited about the addition of Coach Butler to the staff. “Coach Butler’s youth and enthusiasm is a great addition to the staff. This young couple is excited to move to town and immerse themselves in the community and in the young athletes at our school. His work ethic is a great example for the young guys to follow. It is going to be a great year! ” says Brunner.
We extend a warm welcome to Coach Kyle Butler and his wife Faith.
The Maddox Panthers 7th and 8th grade teams will be coached by Lutis Moore as head coach, Philip Williams, Blake Laney, Jonathon Jordan and Jonathon Jones.
The team will open the season with a jamboree game at Hueytown. The season will feature 3 home games and 4 away games.
We look forward to seeing the future Walker Vikings in action this year!
Click the link below for a printable Maddox Football schedule.
2014-2015 Registration Dates
August 4th- Seniors 8:30-10:30 am
Juniors 1:00-3:00 pm
August 5th- Sophomores 8:30-10:30 am
Freshmen 1:00-3:00 pm
Make-up Registration- August 11 4:00 pm
Remember, football, cheerleader and trainers pictures will be Wednesday, July 30th at 9 am. Band pictures will be Friday, Aug 1st at 9 am.
The Viking Cards are quickly circulating through Jasper!
These cards are only $20 each and they are jammed packed with coupons from our local businesses.
There is a limited supply, so call or text your favorite football player and have him bring you one this afternoon to your office or home.
Your $20 donation is a great help to the football team and you will get your money back many times over as you use the coupon throughout town.
Discounts on this year’s card can be used at Crazy Beautiful and La Ti Da, at Los Reyes, Arbys, Jacks, Dairy Queen, Johnny Bruscoes and Zaxbys, and at Rastore Spa and Southern Wholesale Jewelers and Scott Crump Toyota service dept.
Get yours before you hit the restaurants this weekend!
If you need delivery today on a card, text a quick message to 205-522-3038 and we will get you hooked up!
There is still time to get your ad in the 2014 Media Guide.
The original deadline of July 15th has been extended and we will be accepting ads through July 25th.
Share the advertising form attached below with businesses, parents and fans. Placing your ad in the media guide is a great way to spread your message and support the Vikings.
We still have several open slots for ads featuring individual players, cheerleaders, athletic trainers and band members. Many times parents want to purchase an ad that features their student.
You can print as many copies of the ad form attached below and get those last minute ads in.
Picture day for football, cheerleaders and trainers is Wednesday, July 30th.
Picture day for the Walker High Marching Band is Friday, August 1st.
football program order form with quarter page
The Men of First Baptist Church Jasper and the First Church of the Nazarene are hosting a dinner for the men and sons of our community on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the First Baptist Fellowship Hall. The cost is $15.00 per person in advance or $20 at the door.
The menu will feature generous amounts of steak, eggs, tater tots, dessert and door prizes.
Coach Brunner will speak about his leadership program for the young men on the football team and then open up his discussion for questions and answers. In his remarks, he will certainly touch on his expectations for the team this year.
This is a unique, family oriented, ‘guy event’ that will be perfect for young boys and men alike. Events such as this help the youth in our community see the positive things that can happen when the fathers, brothers, and sons of the community come together.
You can contact Anita with First Baptist Church at 221-6444 or the Church of Nazarene at 384-4492 for tickets.