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Photo by Sam Chandler.

Devon Hind did not keep his winning formula a secret. Read more

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Photo by Kyle Parmley.

There were no television cameras, and the college decisions cemented April 17 weren’t going to make waves on national sports shows. Read more

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The Berry Middle School softball team capped off the 2019 season with four straight wins April 5-6 to capture the Metro Tournament title. Read more

Spain Park

Kameron McDaniel surprised his coach at the first meet of the outdoor track and field season. Read more

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Just two years ago, the Spain Park High School girls golf team captured its second state title in program history. Marilyn Steed and Caroline McCabe had a front row seat. Read more

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At her core, Lori Elgin is a competitor. Whether playing or coaching anything, she wants to win. Read more

Hoover

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

The Hoover High School boys soccer team went into halftime tied 1-1 with rival Spain Park on March 11. Read more

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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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Of the nine athletes who qualified for finals from Spain Park, two walked away with state titles: Zachary El-Fallah, in the boys 1-meter diving, and Ward Lockhart, in the boys 500-yard freestyle. Read more

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The Bucs were aiming for their third consecutive state championship, but Thompson avenged a loss in the 2017 semifinals. Read more

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The Bumpus Middle School eighth-grade volleyball team won the Metro Tournament title recently, finishing the season with a 10-1 record. Read more

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Numerous members of the Spain Park and Hoover high school soccer teams were selected to the all-state team, as voted on by the coaches. Read more

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Four Spain Park High School softball players and one from Hoover were named to the all-state team following their productive seasons, while four Hoover baseball players received the same honor. Read more

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Orange Development has plans to build one of the training centers off U.S. 31 near Interstate 65 and Lorna Road and the other off U.S. 280 in the Meadow Brook area. Read more

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Sarah Finnegan

The Hoover High School indoor track and field teams swept the Class 7A titles at the state meet over the weekend. Read more

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Sarah Finnegan

The Hoover High School team advanced to the Class 7A state championship game with its win over Thompson on Friday night. Read more

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Hoover AT Hewitt Trussville Football Playoffs Round 2

Sarah Finnegan

The Hoover High School football team scored 29 points in the third quarter to key its 56-21 victory over Hewitt-Trussville on Friday night in the Class 7A state quarterfinal. Read more

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Three members of the Magic City Diving club, based at the Hoover Recreation Center, stand with their coach, Charlie Dunham, after being named All-Americans and placing as finalists at the Amateur Athletic Union National Championships. Read more

People

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Jags’ Henze and Bucs’ Abercrombie to team up at Harvard. Read more

Sports

Hoover resident Walt Barnes inducted into Samford Athletics Hall of Fame this May. Read more

Sports

  • SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Demillion Simms (7) and Joshua Stanton (12) take down Shades Valley during a game between Spain Park and Shades Valley on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Frank Nix Stadium in Irondale.

  • SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Braxton Hall (8) and Jake Horton (88) take down Shades Valley during a game between Spain Park and Shades Valley on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Frank Nix Stadium in Irondale.

  • SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Kenyon Hines (11) reaches for a tackle during a game between Spain Park and Shades Valley on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Frank Nix Stadium in Irondale.

  • SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Jalen Henderson (2) carries the ball during a game between Spain Park and Shades Valley on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Frank Nix Stadium in Irondale.

  • SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    William Mote (50) holds up a recovered fumble during a game between Spain Park and Shades Valley on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Frank Nix Stadium in Irondale.

  • SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Shades Valley Football 2018

    Mason Pronk (5) dives into the end zone during a game between Spain Park and Shades Valley on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Frank Nix Stadium in Irondale.

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