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“Just be normal.” Chase gives this same edict to all of his players, but it means something different for each of them. The instruction tells each team member to play to her strengths, do what she does well and avoid trying to do too much. Read more

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Madison Adamson already has two rings. The Hoover High School girls basketball team won the Class 7A state championship two of the last three years. But that doesn’t mean she’s not hungry for one more. Read more



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Krystle Johnson, the Hoover High School girls basketball coach, has no doubt that Hoover possesses the talent to be one of the state’s best teams once again. Read more

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Ahman Ellington scored 31 points in the game, nearly half of his team’s total, and helped lead Hoover to the Big Orange title. Read more


Charles Burkett believes he had the best the team in the state last season. Read more


The Lady Jags open their title defense on Nov. 8, as they host Huffman at 6 p.m. Read more

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It’s all about trust for the Spain Park High School boys basketball program. Read more

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In the record books, the 2017-18 season for the Hoover High School girls basketball team looks like a rousing success. Read more


  • Spain Park vs. Oak Mountain Basketball

    Kyle Parmley

    Spain Park vs. Oak Mountain Basketball

    Spain Park's Claire Holt (12) takes a 3-point shot during a Class 7A, Area 6 tournament game between Oak Mountain and Spain Park on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at Spain Park High School in Hoover.

  • Hoover Basketball

    Kyle Parmley

    Hoover Basketball

    Hoover's Ahman Ellington (4) shoots a 3-pointer during a game between Hoover and Thompson on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at Thompson High School in Alabaster.

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