State Championship

Bucs Galleria 12-11-16

Photo by Ron Burkett

A large crowd gathered in the mall's center court for the celebration. Read more

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Hoover Football State Championship 2016

Sarah Finnegan

The players, coaches, band and cheerleaders are expected to attend. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

Tommy McDonough entered the Nov. 12 AHSAA State Cross Country Championships with a race strategy suited to his strengths. Read more



Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The Hoover High School volleyball team scrapped to tie the Class 7A AHSAA State Volleyball Championship match with Mountain Brook at a set apiece, but ultimately fell to the Spartans, 3-1 (11-25, 25-23, 12-25, 19-25), on Oct. 27 at Bill Harris Arena. Read more


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Photo by Frank Couch.

Olivia Portera aims to lead the Bucs to state championship Read more



Photo by Sam Chandler.

If the Hoover High School boys cross-country team wants to bring home a state title in mid-November, it’s going to have to perform when it counts. Read more


Spain Park Softball

Kyle Parmley

After falling to Sparkman in the Class 7A softball state championship game, Spain Park’s players were understandably upset, not content with a runner-up trophy. The Lady Jags wanted the blue map, not the red one. Read more


Hoover Outdoor Track

Sam Chandler

Hoover girls track and field team wins 5th straight Class 7A title. Hoover boys finish second. Read more


Hoover Golf

Photo courtesy of Lori Elgin.

The Hoover girls golf team fell just short of the three-peat, finishing second in the Class 6A-7A state championship at Hampton Cove in Huntsville. Read more


Spain Park Golf

Photo courtesy of Brian Carter.

Spain Park boys golf put together two great days at Hampton Cove in Huntsville and won the Class 7A boys state championship by 14 strokes over Fairhope. Read more


Hoover indoor track

Sam Chandler

Hoover's girls totaled 126 points, the highest girls team score regardless of classification. Shades Mountain and Spain Park also featured solid performances. Read more


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Photo by Dan Starnes

The Jaguars clash with an opponent they have never played, McGill-Toolen, in the 7A state football championship. Read more


The Hoover Bucs beat Prattville 35-21 for third straight title Read more

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Berry middle school golf state champs

Photo courtesy of Jason Gaston.

Berry Middle School’s girls golf team has once again emerged as champion of the annual Girls Metro South Golf Tournament. Read more


SPHS tennis champs

Photo courtesy of Heidi Espey.

In April, Kendal Holladay and Daryn Ellison won the Alabama State 6A Championship for tennis doubles. Read more


The Hoover Soccer Club’s Phantoms 02 White team took first place in the 2014 State Cup U12 8v8 soccer tournament, silver division held in May. Read more


How does Coach Josh Niblett feel about his team's performance in the 2013 season? Read more


Hoover High celebrates 2013-2014 state titles football

Photos by Jeff Thompson

During a program held in the gymnasium, Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) Executive Director Steve Savarese presented five State Championship awards. Read more


Bucs 2014 Indoor Track State Champion, State Records

Photo by Jeff Thompson.

Lady Bucs relay team and team member Brittley Humphrey set new state records during the event. Read more


Football Bucs 2013 state title 27

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After two seasons of complete dominance over the ranks of Alabama high school football, the 2013 Hoover High Buccaneers have been recognized with the country’s top honors. Read more

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