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Bucs Bring 2.5 million to City with ESPN

By David Bannister of Hoover High School Sports pack potent economic punch for Birmingham area Published: Sunday, August 28, 2011, 10:00 AM By Roy L. Williams — The Birmingham News  BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — A prep football double-header at Hoover High School ruled the sports world on ESPN on Saturday afternoon, providing a boost to local hotels and

ESPN Southern Pride on the Line

Hoover High School Southern pride on the line Watch this matchup of elite powerhouses The battle in Alabama on ESPN Hoover (Hoover, Ala.) hosts South Panola (Batesville, Miss.) as part of the ESPN High School Football Kickoff live on ESPN at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Aug. 27. Two major Southern powers meet for the first

Hoover Friday night Kickoff Pep Rally at Beef o Brady’s

Hoover High School   The Pep Event will be from 6:00-8:00 PM, in the parking Lot of Beef’s at the Grove Shopping Center. This is the Target Shopping Center located just 2 minutes from the High School. We are inviting fans, friends, and guests from St Thomas Aquinas, Prattville, and South Panola. Each team will

South Panola Opens with 4 teams in the top 5

South Panola High School Imagine, if you will, Alabama opening its football season against Oklahoma on the road. And then playing Texas. And then taking on Oregon. Then, after getting into its brutal SEC schedule, the Crimson Tide takes an October break from the league to take on, say, Ohio State. Never happen, you say,

Jaylon Denson looks to play at Auburn as True Frosh

Hoover High School AUBURN, Alabama — It may seem as if coach Trooper Taylor is simply rattling off the Auburn roster when he talks about the wide receivers he’s counting on, until you consider he may have four receivers on the field at the same time, and he’s looking for a core of backups as

Hoover- South Panola Connections- Buc Profile- Eric Kerley

Hoover High School  Eric Kerley-The Buccaneers “Big E” (Early connection between a Buc and South Panola Tigers)   By Wayne Wood   In 1994, Berry Buc defensive lineman Eric Kerley signed to play at  Alabama along with two players from South Panola H.S. in Mississippi. One was linebacker Dwayne Rudd and the other was QB/DB Deshea

Mandatory Parent and Athlete Meeting Set

By Lisa Rigsby of Hoover High School All parents and Swim/Dive team members should attend this meeting on Thursday August 25th in room E163 at Hoover High, 7pm. We will check for completion on all eligiblility forms, elect booster club officers, team captains, financial report, student responsibilities, discuss the state meet and awards banquet. It will

Hoover’s Boyd named Top 12 Metro Player

Hoover High School Click to view image Birmingham News Metro Super Seniors bring to mind stars of old Published: Sunday, August 21, 2011, 9:40 AM     Updated: Sunday, August 21, 2011, 9:44 AM  By The Birmingham News Bernard Troncale — The Birmingham News Hewitt-Trussville Super Senior John Youngblood Mon., Aug 1, 2011 in Trussville, Ala. (The Birmingham News/Bernard

Top 10 Football Predictions for 2011- Bham News

Hoover High School 10 bold predictions for Birmingham high school football Jeff Sentell, Birmingham News, August 21, 2011 11 a.m. L 1 — Briarwood Christian and Hueytown will play each other for the Class 5A state championship Let’s start out with the boldest gut feeling. Hueytown went 11-2 last year and Briarwood went 13-2. Everybody’s back,

Hoover Buc Josh Magee ties Major League Record for Consecutive Hits-12

Hoover High School Astros’ Magee makes it 12-for-12 Former 18th-round pick’s consecutive hits streak ends in ninth By Robert Emrich / Special to MLB.com 08/17/2011 1:35 AM ET Josh Magee is batting .436 in 10 games this month for Greeneville. (Scott Jontes/MiLB.com) Thirteen proved to be an unlucky number for Josh Magee.The Astros prospect singled in