State Championship

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Photo by Frank Couch.

Olivia Portera aims to lead the Bucs to state championship more

Sep 1, 2016 2:27 PM Sports


Photo by Sam Chandler.

If the Hoover High School boys cross-country team wants to bring home a state title in mid-November, it’s going to have to perform when it counts. more

Jul 28, 2016 2:49 PM Sports

Spain Park Softball

Kyle Parmley

After falling to Sparkman in the Class 7A softball state championship game, Spain Park’s players were understandably upset, not content with a runner-up trophy. The Lady Jags wanted the blue map, not the red one. more

Jun 24, 2016 4:47 PM Sports

Hoover Outdoor Track

Sam Chandler

Hoover girls track and field team wins 5th straight Class 7A title. Hoover boys finish second. more

May 31, 2016 4:13 PM Sports

Hoover Golf

Photo courtesy of Lori Elgin.

The Hoover girls golf team fell just short of the three-peat, finishing second in the Class 6A-7A state championship at Hampton Cove in Huntsville. more

May 31, 2016 4:03 PM Sports

Spain Park Golf

Photo courtesy of Brian Carter.

Spain Park boys golf put together two great days at Hampton Cove in Huntsville and won the Class 7A boys state championship by 14 strokes over Fairhope. more

May 31, 2016 3:59 PM Sports

Hoover indoor track

Sam Chandler

Hoover's girls totaled 126 points, the highest girls team score regardless of classification. Shades Mountain and Spain Park also featured solid performances. more

Feb 10, 2016 9:28 PM Sports

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Photo by Dan Starnes

The Jaguars clash with an opponent they have never played, McGill-Toolen, in the 7A state football championship. more

Dec 1, 2015 7:00 PM Sports

The Hoover Bucs beat Prattville 35-21 for third straight title more

Dec 4, 2014 4:22 AM Sports 1 Comments

SPHS tennis champs

Photo courtesy of Heidi Espey.

In April, Kendal Holladay and Daryn Ellison won the Alabama State 6A Championship for tennis doubles. more

May 27, 2014 4:53 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

Berry middle school golf state champs

Photo courtesy of Jason Gaston.

Berry Middle School’s girls golf team has once again emerged as champion of the annual Girls Metro South Golf Tournament. more

May 27, 2014 4:53 PM Sports

How does Coach Josh Niblett feel about his team's performance in the 2013 season? more

Apr 11, 2014 7:50 AM News

Hoover High celebrates 2013-2014 state titles football

Photos by Jeff Thompson

During a program held in the gymnasium, Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) Executive Director Steve Savarese presented five State Championship awards. more

Apr 3, 2014 6:24 PM Sports

Bucs 2014 Indoor Track State Champion, State Records

Photo by Jeff Thompson.

Lady Bucs relay team and team member Brittley Humphrey set new state records during the event. more

Feb 5, 2014 6:10 PM Sports

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After two seasons of complete dominance over the ranks of Alabama high school football, the 2013 Hoover High Buccaneers have been recognized with the country’s top honors. more

Jan 7, 2014 5:45 PM , Sports

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The 2013 Hoover Buccaneers secured their second consecutive 6A AHSAA title with a win over Auburn High in December. The championship trophy will be presented Jan. 30 at 10 a.m. at Hoover High School. more

Dec 23, 2013 6:52 PM Sports

0813 Sports rings

Photo by Rebecca Walden.

What started with one ring has multiplied, and the White family has made an indelible mark on sports all across Hoover. more

Jul 30, 2013 12:00 AM People

Earning 120 points at the Alabama High School Athletic Association’s state meet in Gulf Shores on May 3-4, the Girls Outdoor Track Team placed first in four of 18 events and took home the 2013 State Championship. more

May 7, 2013 8:52 PM Sports

1212 Hoover Football for State Championship Article

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools.

Hoover could be feeling confident in its chances – the Bucs defeated Opelika in their final game of the regular season 30-7 – but Head Football Coach Josh Niblett said he told his team this week, “Don’t let your past dictate your future.” more

Dec 4, 2012 11:00 PM Sports

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