Hoover 7x7

Sarah Finnegan

Hoover and Spain Park both competed this week at the USA Football 7 on 7 National Championship Series, held Thursday to Saturday at the Hoover Met. The Bucs advanced to the final. more

Jul 15, 2017 10:28 PM Sports


Submitted by D.J. Essix

The Bumpus Middle School volleyball team won the Metro South championship during this past school year. more

Jul 12, 2017 7:03 PM Sports 1 Comments

SEC Baseball 2017 27

Photo by Jon Anderson

The addition of a Fan Fest entertainment zone at the new 155,000-square-foot Finley Center was a tremendous addition to the tournament, an SEC official said. more

Jun 27, 2017 8:00 AM Sports


Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Seniors Horton, Susce lead Spain Park girls golf team to state title over crosstown foe. more

Jun 26, 2017 8:21 PM Sports

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Hoover seniors Baker, O’Berry look ahead to collegiate life after stellar prep careers. more

Jun 26, 2017 8:18 PM Sports

Spain Park Softball

Photos by Kyle Parmley.

The Hoover Softball Association scholarship committee and the HSA board awarded $7,500 in scholarships this year to Hoover and Spain Park high school senior softball players. more

Jun 26, 2017 8:09 PM Sports


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Several state titles find way back to city of Hoover. more

Jun 26, 2017 7:37 PM Sports

Hoover Football

TCI Sports/Barry Stephenson

The Hoover wide receiver announced his decision on Monday morning. more

Jun 26, 2017 3:31 PM Sports

Hoover Track and Field

Sam Chandler

Caitlyn Little, a 2017 Hoover High School graduate, was named the Gatorade Alabama Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year Thursday. Her former teammate -- and future competitor -- Brittley Humphrey won the award in 2016. more

Jun 23, 2017 4:41 PM Sports

Hoover High Baseball

Photos by Barry Stephenson

The lefty put up a season for the record books as the staff ace for Hoover High's baseball championship. more

Jun 22, 2017 6:29 PM Sports 1 Comments

Hoover Baseball

Kyle Parmley

Several Hoover and Spain Park baseball and softball players made the Alabama Sports Writers Association all-state team. more

Jun 12, 2017 10:44 PM Sports


Photos by Todd Lester.

Hoover and Spain Park soccer players earned spots on the all-state and metro teams. more

Jun 5, 2017 4:34 PM Sports

SEC Baseball Tournament 2017

Layton Dudley

The tournament drew its fifth-largest crowd, as 127,479 fans showed up throughout the week at the Hoover Met. more

May 28, 2017 10:54 PM Sports


Photos courtesy of University of Alabama Athletics.

When Connor Short takes the field to play third base for the University of Alabama baseball team, his parents, Ben and Tammy, are there watching from the third-base line. more

May 23, 2017 8:19 PM Sports

Hoover Football

Photo by Barry Stephenson.

Park Crossing High School came out of the gate with something to prove, and the Thunderbirds went toe-to-toe with defending Class 7A state champion Hoover on May 13 at Jacksonville State University. more

May 23, 2017 8:16 PM Sports 1 Comments


Photo courtesy of National Senior Games/Zachary A.M. Kelly.

Nearly 500 athletes age 50 and older from across the country are headed to Hoover in June to participate in the 2017 National Senior Games. more

May 23, 2017 8:06 PM Sports

Hoover Baseball 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Hoover High School baseball team overcame a Game 1 loss to sweep Auburn in Games 2 and 3 on Saturday, to win the school's second state championship. more

May 20, 2017 9:26 PM Sports 1 Comments

Hoover Baseball 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Hoover baseball team will have to win two games over Auburn on Saturday to win the Class 7A state title. more

May 20, 2017 2:13 AM Sports

Spain Park Softball 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Spain Park's softball team finished third in the Class 7A state tournament. After winning the first two games of the tournament on Thursday, the Jags fell twice on Friday. more

May 19, 2017 7:21 PM Sports

Spain Park Softball 2017

Sarah Finnegan

A pair of wins on Thursday sent Spain Park's softball team to the semifinals of the Class 7A state tournament. more

May 18, 2017 6:06 PM Sports