The 2014-15 school year is coming to an end as the 2015 Class will be graduating in two weeks. Congratulations to all of this year’s Seniors class on reaching this milestone of your life. We thank you for the hard work that you have put in as your time as a Buc and best of luck […]
As a high school athlete, you dream about winning a state championship, be able to hold the “Blue Map” and to get a “Ring”. Its rare to get one, two, and even three in a four year span at the high school level. What about earning eleven? Yes 11 (which might be a school record)! That’s what Christian Bell has done […]
Tryouts for next year’s basketball teams will be held May 4-6 & 11-12. Next year’s 10th-12th graders will tryout 3:45-5:00 while the incoming Freshman will go 5:00-6:00. Anyone interested must have a valid physical and insurance card on file or present before participating.
Coach Charles Burkett sat down with 78 Magazine to talk about his life and philosophy as Hoover’s basketball coach and Winning the Right Way. Burkett guided his team to the school’s first state championship title back in February as they beat two-time state champion Mountain Brook.
The 2015 Birmingham All-Metro basketball team has been announced and senior Dylan Smith has been named to First Team. Guard Austin Cherry and forward Maurice Brown earned honorable mentions. The trio helped guide Hoover to a 27-9 record and its school’s first ever state championship last month in a 50-43 victory over Mountain Brook. Smith just […]
Alabama teams swept the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game Friday night at the Acadome on the campus of Alabama State in Montgomery. The girls tipped off first and took the win with a 93-87 score. Hoover’s Jada Smith had 15 points in the game. Hoover’s Charles Burkett coached the boys’ to a 101-88 victory. Dylan Smith scored 12 points.
Dylan Smith has been added to the Alabama All-Star roster due to an injury to Hasan Abdullah of Clay-Chalkville. Smith will be paired up with his coach, Charles Burkett, who looks to guide Alabama Friday night against Mississippi in the 25th Alabama-Mississippi All-Star game. The tip is set for 7:00 at Alabama State’s Oliver-Dunn Acadome. […]
Senior guard Dylan Smith was named to the 2015 ASWA All-State 7A Team. Smith helped guide the Bucs (27-9) to its first state championship this past season including his 27 point performance in the semi-final game. He scored 17 of his 27 points in overtime. The Northwest Regional MVP averaged for the season 15.1 points […]
AL.com just released the roster for this year’s Alabama-Mississippi All-Star game. Hoover’s Boys’ Basketball Coach Charles Burkett will coach the Alabama All-Stars. The game will be played March 20th at 7:00 at Alabama State’s Oliver-Dunn Acadome in Montgomery. This year is the 25th for the annual All-Star game. Burkett will look to lead the Alabama squad to […]
Saturday, February 28, 2015 7:00 PM Hoover High School 50 Mountain Brook High School 43 Game Recap Hoover was out seeking a first, 7A Championship and Boys’ Basketball State Championship. In its way was two-time state champion, third ranked Mountain Brook. Both teams reached the inaugural 7A Championship Game with double time wins on Thursday […]