A London-based organization called SoccerEx has proposed bringing its first North American convention in 20 years to Hoover but wants Hoover to pay to be the host city. more

Oct 18, 2017 5:52 PM News

The London-based organization is proposing to bring 1,000 to 1,500 prominent figures in the soccer world from 41 countries in North America, Central America and the Caribbean to Hoover next year. more

Oct 12, 2017 11:25 PM News 1 Comments


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Spain Park alumna Simone Charley scores and soars at Vanderbilt. more

Jul 26, 2017 7:46 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

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The Hoover High School soccer teams fell to Oak Mountain Tuesday night in the first round of the Class 7A state playoffs. The Spain Park squads didn't fare well either. more

May 3, 2017 4:33 AM Sports 2 Comments


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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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The Hoover Softball Association fared well with its all-star season this summer, with one team winning the World Series for their age group, two teams earning state championships and two others capturing third-place honors in the state tournament. more

Jul 27, 2016 8:52 PM Sports


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​Treasure Adams recently signed an athletic scholarship to play soccer at the University of West Alabama. She is a senior at Spain Park. more

Mar 24, 2016 4:19 PM Sports

Hoover defeated Spain Park 3-0 in the opening round of the Class 7A state playoffs. more

Apr 29, 2015 4:15 AM Sports

Hoover Soccer Club’s Phantoms ‘02 Blue team won the Under-12 bracket of the Battle by the Beach Soccer Tournament in March in Destin, Florida. more

Mar 24, 2015 4:40 PM Sports

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Photo by Nathan Kelly.

Hoover High's girls captured the Class 7A indoor track and field state title at Birmingham CrossPlex on Saturday. The Hoover boys finished second to Auburn. more

Feb 9, 2015 10:57 PM Sports

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Photo courtesy of Diana Henze.

Spain Park senior Erik Henze has chosen UAB as the next stop in his soccer career. more

Jan 26, 2015 10:32 PM Sports

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Photo courtesy of Jason Gaston.

As the 2014 FIFA World Cup raged on in Brazil this summer, a Spain Park High School senior watched with more amazement and perspective than most. At the age of 17, he has already travelled the world playing international soccer at various levels. more

Jul 28, 2014 9:08 PM

All boys ages 13-18 are invited to participate in soccer camp at Hoover High School July 7-11. more

Jun 26, 2014 9:29 PM Sports

The Hoover Soccer Club’s Phantoms 02 White team took first place in the 2014 State Cup U12 8v8 soccer tournament, silver division held in May. more

May 27, 2014 4:53 PM Sports

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