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Bob Jones ready for rematch against Hoover

Hoover High School Second time around: Bob Jones ready to host Hoover in playoffs   Rose believes Bob Jones will be better off having already faced Hoover HUNTSVILLE, Alabama — Bob Jones football coach Kevin Rose talks about Friday’s second-round playoff game against Hoover. The two teams met just two weeks ago. Watch video MADISON, Alabama — When

Alabama High School Basketball History Web Site!

Magic City Hoops Click to view the Alabama High School basketball history web site, just launched!  From their site:  “Initially, will include information about the state tournament, all state teams, all tournament teams, player awards and team records.” Take time to page through the site.  It is up-to-date and provides valuable information.

Wenonah v Hoover Game Pics on facebook

Magic City Hoops Go to our facebook page for pictures from the November 10th Wenonah v Hoover game. Anyone with a facebook account can view the pictures, but to download them, you have to first “like” the page.  These pics are yours to do whatever you’d like with them.  However, media are asked to credit

Baseball Scholarship Signing

By J Armstead of Hoover High School Hoover High School Senior Sam Gillikin is signing a letter of intent for baseball with Auburn University on Thursday, November 10, 2011.  Congratulations to Sam on this wonderful achievement.

Four Lady Bucs to Sign Basketball Scholarships

By J Armstead of Hoover High School On Monday, November 14th, Nicole Tanner, Breion Allen, Chardonae Fuqua and Kayla Anderson will sign basketball scholarships.  Nicole will sign with Auburn University.  Breion Allen will sign with Rice University.  Chardonae Fuqua will sign with Baylor University.  Kayla Anderson will sign with UAB. Congratulations to these girls on this

Will Cannon To Sign Golf Scholarship

By J Armstead of Hoover High School Boys Golf Team Senior Will Cannon will sign a golf scholarship with UAB on Thursday, November 10, 2011.  Congratulations to Will for great achievement!

Giving Hope that Dream Do Come True- Bobby Humphrey

Sports and Family Magazine Bobby Humphrey: Giving Hope that Dreams Do Come True August 09, 2011| by John Battle The epitaph could have read: Bobby Humphrey – The life that almost wasn’t. During the fall in 1979 and 1980, while in the seventh and eighth grade, respectively,  at Graymont Elementary, Birmingham, AL, at age thirteen and

Steve Shaw: For the Love of the Game

By John Battle of Sports and Family Magazine Steve Shaw: “For the Love of the Game” March 31, 2011| by John Battle The 1976-77’ Alabama state basketball tournament had come down to its own version of the sweet sixteen, and Berry High School, of Birmingham, Al., had swept its way into the finals on the grit

Former student/athlete Jaimie Smith has a monster night against the Tide!

Hoover High School Cecil Hurt Editor Talk about it in Talk of Champions TUSCALOOSA | The smallest player in an Alabama uniform came up with the Crimson Tide’s biggest rebound – and decisive basket – on Monday night. Point guard Trevor Releford’s offensive rebound and putback basket denied the UAH Chargers a potential game-tying possession

Rick and Bubba: Tales From the Heart

By John Battle of Sports and Family Magazine Rick and Bubba: Tales From the Heart October 12, 2011| by John Battle Photography courtesy of Rick and Bubba studio Bubba’s Story “I just won’t quit” Some say radio personalities are like dark colored paint – the color you get out of the can is not the true