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Words of Wood-Buc Football Playoff History

                                       Buc Football Playoff History                 By Wayne Wood For many years in the state of Alabama high school football championships were determined by overall record usually an undefeated season considered. This method beginning about the 1920’s […]

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The Buccaneer–Near & Dear to the Heart of Hoover

                   The Buccaneer–Near & Dear to the Heart of Hoover              By Wayne Wood Dr. Tom Gann, one of the first Berry High School Principals in the 1960’s, said that the early students voted on the nickname of the Buccaneers/Bucs for the school mascot. However, there […]

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Words of Wood-Daniel A. Moore-Buccaneer Artist

Daniel A. Moore-Buccaneer Artist                                       By Wayne Wood    There was one former Buc football player who never signed with or played a down of college football yet his career contributions to college football and other sports […]

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                             Bucs vs. Rebels 2003 Semi-Final Playoff Game                      By Wayne Wood Through the years as Hoover Buccaneer, I’ve been asked by Buc fans what I thought was the greatest football game between the Bucs and the Vestavia Hills Rebels. That’s a […]

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Kholbe Coleman Abrams- Ala-Miss All Star Game

http://www.ahsaa.com/News-Articles/ArticleId/567/alabama-squad-named-for-2016-ala-miss-football-game         http://www.ahsaa.com/News-Articles/ArticleId/567/alabama-squad-named-for-2016-ala-miss-football-game

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Words of Wood- Huffman vs Hoover

Bucs vs. Huffman Viking Series                                                           By Wayne Wood    Although the Bucs and the Huffman High School Vikings haven’t played that often, there is some series […]

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Words of Wood- Bucs Bounced Back

                                                             By Wayne Wood    When the Hoover Bucs lost their 2nd game of the 2016 season 25-7 on the road to Allen, Texas it might […]

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Words of Wood: “ThunderFoot”

                                 Terry Sanders-The Bucs “Thunderfoot” Kicker                           By Wayne Wood It was a mid-season home game in 1980 at Finley Stadium on the Berry High School campus in Hoover. The Bucs had just scored a touchdown on their opponent sometime […]

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The High Performance Mindset and Execution

The High Performance Mindset and Execution 5:30pm, Wednesday Hoover High School   When it comes to high performance execution is key.  Who better to explain how to execute under pressure than a former U.S. Navy SEAL and Sports Psychologist?   This Wednesday night, Chad Metcalf along with Dr. Bhrett McCabe will be here speaking to […]

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Words of Wood- Eric Kerley

Eric Kerley-The Buccaneers “Big E”                                                           By Wayne Wood    Eric Kerley was born in Fort Payne, Alabama before moving to Birmingham where he attended Rocky Ridge […]

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