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

Spain park girls golf 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Spain Park girls golf team held off Hoover to win the Class 7A girls state golf tournament. more

May 17, 2017 12:47 AM Sports


Kyle Parmley

The Spain Park softball team is making another trip to the state tournament. more

May 16, 2017 9:25 PM Sports

Hoover Golf

Photo courtesy of Lori Elgin

The Hoover and Spain Park girls golf teams qualified for the state tournament next week. more

May 10, 2017 5:15 PM Sports

Spain Park Softball

Kyle Parmley

Spain Park outscored its opponents 42-4 in three games to win the Class 7A, Area 6 tournament. more

May 7, 2017 10:51 PM Sports

Hoover High Baseball

Photos by Barry Stephenson

The Hoover High baseball team swept Grissom on Saturday to advance to the Class 7A semifinals. more

May 7, 2017 3:15 AM Sports 1 Comments

Metro-South Golf

Photo courtesy of Greg Heard

The Metro-South girls golf tournament was held April 25 at Highland Park Golf Course. more

May 3, 2017 10:51 PM Sports

Spain Park Golf

Photo courtesy of Kelly Holland

Spain Park won the Class 7A, Section 3 girls golf tournament on Tuesday. more

May 3, 2017 12:46 AM Sports

Spain Park Baseball

Photo courtesy of Ted Melton

The Spain Park High baseball team was swept by Grissom in the first round of the Class 7A playoffs. more

May 1, 2017 12:36 AM Sports


Layton Dudley

The Hoover High baseball team swept Buckhorn in the first round of the Class 7A playoffs on Friday night. more

Apr 29, 2017 3:34 AM Sports


Photo by Barry Stephenson.

The Alabama Sports Writers Association named Joiya Maddox to the all-state third team for her strong sophomore season at Hoover High School, but don’t mark first-year coach Krystle Johnson among those surprised. more

Apr 28, 2017 8:33 PM Sports


Photo by Barry Stephenson.

Jamari Blackmon led the Hoover High School basketball team to the Class 7A State Semifinals in 2016 as a sophomore. Blackmon finished the season on a tear of big scoring performances in the Bucs’ playoff games. more

Apr 28, 2017 8:32 PM Sports


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

During a journey that took the Hoover High School girls basketball team all the way to the Class 7A state championship under first-year head coach Krystle Johnson, Williams had to adjust. more

Apr 28, 2017 7:41 PM Sports


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Mike Chase did not coach this past basketball season differently than any of the previous ones in his 21-year coaching career. He put his team through early-morning workouts and practices and coached hard like he always does. more

Apr 28, 2017 7:39 PM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

Photos by Ted Melton /

Although this season did not produce the same results as the year before, Spain Park High School guard Jamal Johnson was recognized for his efforts, earning a first-team spot on the Alabama Sports Writers Association Class 7A all-state team. more

Apr 28, 2017 7:36 PM Sports


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Holt was named to the all-state first team and selected as one of three finalists for the 7A player of the year award, likely due in large part to what she accomplished on the season’s biggest platform. more

Apr 28, 2017 7:34 PM Sports


Photos by Todd Lester.

When talking about the state of the Hoover High School girls soccer program under fourth-year coach Will Patridge, there are three cornerstones that were there from the beginning and are in the final stretches of their careers as a Buc. more

Apr 28, 2017 7:30 PM Sports

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