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Photo by Erin Nelson.

The Alabama High School Athletic Association all-star teams were still named, and many athletes from Hoover and Spain Park found their names on the list. Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

It has been over 20 years since the Hoover High School football team went consecutive seasons without advancing to the state championship game. Read more

Hoover

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Raney is upbeat about the program’s 2020 prospects, noting several of the players forced into action last season now have experience under their belts. Read more

Spain Park

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Photos courtesy of Sports Facilities Management.

The showcase features the top 150 to 160 high school players in the eastern U.S. They are divided into six teams representing different regions of the eastern part of the country. Read more

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2019 HHS Football

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In a press conference on Thursday, the Alabama High School Athletic Association presented a plan to begin high school athletics this fall. Read more

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The longtime and legendary Vestavia Hills High School football coach will hang up his whistle following the 2020 season, his 43rd as the head coach of the Rebels. Read more

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From the Hoover and Spain Park programs, several players were named to postseason teams. The all-metro and all-state teams were voted on by coaches across the area and state. Read more

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After spending the first two years of his college basketball career at Clemson, the Homewood and Hoover native announced May 14 that he would be returning to the Birmingham area to play at UAB. Read more

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We at Starnes Media decided to put together an All-South Metro team from the high school baseball season for the first time. Read more

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Hoover Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Hoover High School selected assistant Scott Ware to be the new head boys basketball coach. Read more

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Jag Classic Softball

Kyle Parmley

We at Starnes Media felt it important to recognize the local softball players who had standout seasons, and thus put together an All-South Metro team for the first time. Read more

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Photo courtesy of CJ Urse Hawkins.

The 2020 high school softball season may have lasted just a month, but Spain Park made one thing clear. The Jags were one of the top teams in the state, if not the very best. Read more

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I reached out to several local spring sport athletes (many of them softball players, of course), asking for pictures and videos of things they were doing without the normalcy of daily practices and games Read more

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Organizers of the 2022 World Games are asking the city of Hoover to host the women’s softball portion of the event at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. Read more

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Class 7A, Section 3 Golf Tournament

Kyle Parmley

The Lady Jags were prevented from chasing a second Class 7A state championship in the last four years. Spain Park last won the title in 2017, when Steed was a freshman. Read more

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AHSAA State Semifinal girls 7A

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The high school basketball postseason awards circuit featured a heavy dose of representation from Hoover and Spain Park. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Cathy Edwards.

Moseley said the most difficult aspect of the Bucs not being able to complete the season is the lack of closure, particularly for the departing senior class. Read more

Hoover

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Former Hoover High School football coach Rush Propst was approved on Tuesday evening as the new coach at Valdosta High School in Georgia. Read more

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Hewitt-Trussville Softball

Kyle Parmley

Kyle Parmley is the sports editor at Starnes Publishing. Read more

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Photos by Dawn Harrison.

Hoover placed fourth and Spain Park placed sixth as a team during the tournament. The Bucs finished with 58 team points and the Jaguars had 46 team points. Read more

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