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Hoover vs McGill Toolen Football State Championship 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Hoover and Spain Park high school basketball and indoor track and field teams were also in action last week. more

Dec 11, 2017 5:28 PM , Sports

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Lexi Coon.

Many of the Hoover and Spain Park high school athletic teams were in action last week. more

Dec 4, 2017 6:24 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

Outdoor Track and Field State Championships 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Hoover High School track and field teams swept Class 7A titles on Saturday at the state meet. more

May 7, 2017 4:05 AM Sports 1 Comments

Outdoor Track and Field State Championship 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Hoover High School boys and girls track and field teams will look to move up the Class 7A team leaderboard on the third and final day of the state meet. more

May 6, 2017 2:02 PM Sports

Outdoor Track and Field Tournament 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Hoover and Spain Park high school track and field teams endured less than ideal weather conditions on Thursday at the Class 4A-7A state track and field meet in Gulf Shores. more

May 5, 2017 8:12 AM Sports

Hoover Track and Field

Sam Chandler

The Hoover High School boys and girls track and field teams showed why they're the favorites to win Class 7A titles at this coming week's state meet. more

Apr 30, 2017 6:17 PM Sports

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

At March’s Homewood Invitational, the Hoover High School senior perfectly executed a familiar strategy en route to victory in the boys 1,600-meter run. more

Apr 28, 2017 7:23 PM Sports

Spain Park track April 2017

Photo by Jon Anderson

Track boosters say the track programs deserve a higher-quality surface, so they'll explore fundraising possibilities. more

Apr 25, 2017 10:49 AM Schools 3 Comments

Hoover track April 2017

Photo by Jon Anderson

The school board agreed to spend at least $2.74 million to replace the football turf and tracks at Hoover and Spain Park high schools but left the door open to possibly upgrade to higher-quality tracks after track and field supporters objected. more

Apr 21, 2017 6:23 PM Schools 1 Comments

Mountain Brook Invitational

Sam Chandler

Local stars shined at the Mountain Brook Invitational track and field meet, which drew more than 75 teams and 2,000 athletes to Mountain Brook High School this past weekend. more

Apr 17, 2017 3:50 PM Sports

Hoover Cross Country

Sam Chandler

Four Hoover High School seniors signed National Letters of Intent to participate in college athletics during a ceremony held in the school's cafeteria on Wednesday, April 12. more

Apr 13, 2017 12:25 AM Sports

Hoover track and field

Sam Chandler

The Hoover High school boys and girls indoor track and field teams captured first-place finishes at the AHSAA State Indoor Track and Field Championships, held Feb. 3-4 at the Birmingham CrossPlex. more

Feb 5, 2017 4:34 PM Sports

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

The AHSAA State Indoor Track and Field Championships will be Feb. 3-4 at the Birmingham CrossPlex, and Hoover High School head coach Devon Hind expects his teams to be in the hunt for at least one blue trophy. more

Jan 30, 2017 5:29 PM Sports

Daniel Nixon

Sam Chandler

Spain Park High School alum Daniel Nixon ran his first race as a Mississippi State Bulldog on Friday, Jan. 13, at the UAB Blazer Invite, which was held at the Birmingham CrossPlex. more

Jan 15, 2017 7:24 PM Sports

Hoover High band room Oct 2016

Photo by Jon Anderson

The capital plan also includes nearly $2.2 million for new tracks and artificial football turf at Hoover and Spain Park high schools, as well as $2.9 million for HVAC, roofing and painting projects. more

Oct 17, 2016 11:02 PM Schools

Presley Weems

Sam Chandler

Throughout her time competing for Hoover High School, Presley Weems, a 2016 graduate, carved her legacy as one of the most decorated athletes in Buccaneers history. more

Jun 24, 2016 4:54 PM Sports

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Photo courtesy of Jill Spero.

The students received awards for grades five through eight and competed against students from more than 10 Birmingham Diocesan elementary schools. more

Jun 24, 2016 4:10 PM Private Schools

Daniel Nixon

Photo by Sam Chandler

Spain Park Class of 2016 graduate Daniel Nixon will compete at the Brooks PR Invitational, held Saturday, June 18, in Renton, Washington. more

Jun 15, 2016 2:29 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

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