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Freshman Volleyball Update

By J Armstead of Hoover High School Congratulations to the Freshman Volleyball team for defeating Vestavia and John Carroll on Wednesday, September 8, 2011.  Their record is now 12-2.  They will host the 9th Grade Invitational at Hoover High School this Saturday.  Matches will start at 9 a.m.  

Cross Country Results from first two meets

By J Armstead of Hoover High School The Boys and Girls Cross Country team is off to a good start this season!  Both teams finished second out of 14 teams at the Oak Mountain Invitational in their season opener held on August 27.  And, on Saturday, September 3, both teams won the Montevallo Invitational.  Wes Toner

Hoover Dad / Doctor Gets Concussion Law on the Books

Hoover High School Hoover doctor Joe Ackerson chaired influential state panel that crafted new concussion law for young athletes Published: Wednesday, September 07, 2011, 5:30 AM     Updated: Wednesday, September 07, 2011, 10:53 AM By Val Walton–The Birmingham News  Follow   Hoover resident and neuropsychologist Joe Ackerson, chairman of the Alabama Statewide Sports Concussion Task Force, left,

Trio of Real, Eads, and Borie make the Bucs Special Teams Great

Hoover High School Making it special for Buccaneers Dennis Victory, Birmingham News, September 07, 2011 6:55 a.m. Hoover football coach Josh Niblett walks with place-kicker Larsen Real, who has accounted for 14 points – three field goals and five extra points — in the Bucs’ first two games. (The Birmingham News/Tamika Moore) The sting of Hoover’s

Hoover gets Big Plays in 20-0 Shutout of the Jags, push series record to 12-0

Hoover High School Big plays from Hoover’s Marlon Humphrey key a 20-0 win against Spain Park Jeff Sentell, Birmingham News,September 02, 2011 10:12 p.m. You know what they say about the Humphreys? Well, they said it again Friday about the latest Humphrey who knows his way to the end zone on a football field. The

ESPN All American in 2 Sports? Hoover’s Sam Gillikin

Hoover High School INSIDE THE FAB 50: Baseball All-American leads football team By Mark Tennis & Doug Huff There doesn’t seem to be a dual baseball and football star this season on the national level ofBubba Starling or Archie Bradley from last year. But watch out for Sam Gillikin of Hoover (Hoover, Ala.). His first outing as the starting quarterback

Dear Hoover

Hoover High School Dear Hoover: Thanks for muddling our waters Lafayette’s Demarkus Dennis Written by Rod Walker It’s Sept. 1. Time to pay some bills and to mail out a few letters. Dear Hoover High, Thanks for the confusion you’ve caused. For years, us folks over here knew South Panola was the best team in

EliteHoopsShowcase Alumni debut in Rivals 2013 Rankings

By Horace Neysmith of All Metro Sports The Rivals 2013 Nationals Ranking came out today and they  included many that received their first national exposure at our EliteHoopsShowcase Camp. Most recently, 6-foot-2 G Detrick Mostella (56 – Birmingham Camp), 6-foot-7 FJohnathan Motley (106 – Houston Camp), 6-foot-6 F Seab Webster (111 – Birmingham Camp) and 6-foot-0 PG D.J. Griggs (117 – Houston Camp))

Sports Illustrated talks about the ESPN doubleheader and the BUCS

Hoover High School   New-look Raiders are fully reloaded Despite mounting a 14-0 comeback late in the second half, running back Shaquille Powell and Bishop Gorman lost a heartbreaker to Armwood (Fla.) 20-17. Courtesy of 247Sports With college football still a week away from its opening slate of games, high school action took center stage