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How hungry is this year’s Spain Park High School softball team? “Very,” exclaimed senior first baseman Caroline Wooley. Read more

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The 2019 high school softball season has arrived, with Hoover and Spain Park high schools entering the spring season with plenty of talent and high hopes for the season ahead. Read more

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Met baseball opening 8-11-18 (5)

Photo by Jon Anderson

Hundreds of people showed up to check out the five new fields at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

The five-field baseball and softball complex under construction next to Hoover Metropolitan Stadium is on schedule, city officials said. Read more

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Spain Park Softball

Photos by Kyle Parmley.

The Hoover Softball Association scholarship committee and the HSA board awarded $7,500 in scholarships this year to Hoover and Spain Park high school senior softball players. Read more

Sports

Spain Park Softball 2017

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A pair of wins on Thursday sent Spain Park's softball team to the semifinals of the Class 7A state tournament. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Nicole Thompson.

The Spain Park junior varsity softball team finished second in the Sidney Cooper Invitational, held Feb. 24-25 at the South Commons Softball Complex in Columbus, Georgia. Read more

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Photo by Kyle Parmley.

If you tuned out during the nine-month period without high school softball, you missed the story of Jamie Gregg. Read more

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Photos by Kyle Parmley.

The on-field talent is undoubtedly present, and now the Hoover High School softball team is counting on off-the-field growth to elevate the program’s status during the 2017 season. Read more

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Photo by Todd Lester.

Jags’ Mary Katherine Tedder views clutch moments as just another chance ‘to be great’ Read more

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Photo by Kyle Parmley.

Caroline “Pepper” Nichols has decided on a college home, and will be reunited with her sister at the University of South Alabama. Read more

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Hoover 2016 softball all-star state champs

Photos courtesy of Hoover Softball Association

Two other softball teams from Hoover placed third in state Read more

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Spain Park Softball

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Annabelle Widra and Lindsay Parker made the All-Metro South Softball Team. Read more

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The 2016 Bumpus Middle School Lady Bucs softball team participated in its first tournament at Thompson Middle School on Feb. 19-20. Read more

Middle Schools

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Photo by Kyle Parmley.

The momentum in high school softball swings drastically from one pitch to the next. Just ask Hoover. Read more

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Harper, Dickey and Gipson are crucial parts of Auburn's softball revitalization. Read more

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Berry Softball

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The win was the first Metro South title in Berry history. Read more

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Photos by Kyle Parmley.

Adversity can bring out the absolute worst in people and organizations. But it can also bring out the absolute best. Count Spain Park’s softball team as the latter. Read more

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Caroline Whisenhunt

Photo courtesy of Todd Whisenhunt.

If championships are the measure of athletic success, then 11-year-old Caroline Whisenhunt has already knocked her softball career out of the park. Read more

Sports

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The NPF Championship Series will take place at the Hoover Met from Aug. 14-18. Read more

Sports

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    Kyle Parmley

    Spain Park Softball

    Spain Park's Annabelle Widra (66) and head coach CJ Hawkins during a Class 7A North Central Regional game between Spain Park and Thompson on Friday, May 11, 2018, at Bowers Park in Tuscaloosa.

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    Kyle Parmley

    Spain Park Softball

    Spain Park's Taylor Harrington (2) scores a run during a Class 7A North Central Regional game between Spain Park and Thompson on Friday, May 11, 2018, at Bowers Park in Tuscaloosa.

  • Spain Park Softball

    Kyle Parmley

    Spain Park Softball

    Spain Park's Annabelle Widra (66) pitches during a Class 7A North Central Regional game between Spain Park and Thompson on Friday, May 11, 2018, at Bowers Park in Tuscaloosa.

  • Spain Park Softball

    Kyle Parmley

    Spain Park Softball

    Spain Park's Bailey Bowers (3) during a Class 7A North Central Regional game between Spain Park and Thompson on Friday, May 11, 2018, at Bowers Park in Tuscaloosa.

  • Spain Park Softball

    Kyle Parmley

    Spain Park Softball

    Spain Park's Annabelle Widra (66) pitches during a Class 7A North Central Regional game between Spain Park and Thompson on Friday, May 11, 2018, at Bowers Park in Tuscaloosa.

  • Spain Park Softball

    Kyle Parmley

    Spain Park Softball

    Spain Park's Kate Campbell (17) and Bailey Bowers (3) during a Class 7A North Central Regional game between Spain Park and Thompson on Friday, May 11, 2018, at Bowers Park in Tuscaloosa.

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