Photo courtesy of Vanderbilt Athletics.

The call that fulfilled one of Simone Charley’s life dreams came unexpectedly, catching her off guard on an otherwise mundane winter morning. Her soccer coach at Vanderbilt University was on the other end of the line. He had news. more

Aug 7, 2017 9:07 PM Sports


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Lions striving to break down door in 2017. more

Jul 27, 2017 7:54 PM Sports


Photo by Tedd Lester.

Hornets hope to step up to plate after graduation exodus leaves gaps to fill. more

Jul 27, 2017 7:51 PM Sports


Photo by Todd Lester.

Eagles looking to get back on track after a forgettable 2016 season. more

Jul 27, 2017 7:47 PM Sports

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Photo by Ted Melton.

Jags need headliners to spur young team in 2017. more

Jul 27, 2017 7:43 PM Sports

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Photos by Ted Melton and Kyle Parmley.

Jags’ Henze, Bucs’ Abercrombie to team up at Harvard. more

Jul 27, 2017 7:33 PM Sports

A pair of local Birmingham-Southern College baseball players were recently named to the all-conference team after strong 2017 seasons. more


SPHS 7x7

Sarah Finnegan

Hoover and Spain Park both competed this week at the USA Football 7 on 7 National Championship Series, held Thursday to Saturday at the Hoover Met. The Bucs advanced to the final. more

Jul 15, 2017 11:33 PM Sports


Photo courtesy of Bill Mann.

The 2017 All-Metro South Conference middle school softball team was announced. more

Jun 27, 2017 4:10 PM Sports


Photos by Kyle Parmley.

The Hoover Softball Association scholarship committee and the HSA board awarded $7,500 in scholarships this year to Hoover and Spain Park high school senior softball players. more

Jun 27, 2017 4:01 PM Sports


Photo by Todd Lester.

The Alabama Sports Writers Association recently announced its all-state high school baseball and softball teams, featuring a bevy of local talent garnering postseason recognition. more

Jun 27, 2017 3:58 PM Sports


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Area schools rack up state titles. more

Jun 27, 2017 3:49 PM Sports

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Photo courtesy of Dakota Sumpter/Auburn Athletics.

The Greenwood sisters are establishing a pattern, one that involves getting walk-off hits to lead their respective teams to victory, then finding their cellphones as soon as possible. more

Jun 27, 2017 3:46 PM Sports


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Record-setting seniors leave Spain Park with strong legacy. more

Jun 27, 2017 3:42 PM Sports

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Photo courtesy of USA Basketball.

Edwards, a rising junior at Chelsea High School, was recently one of 133 girls to compete for a spot on the USA Basketball U16 national team. more

Jun 27, 2017 3:38 PM Sports

Birmingham Hammers

Sarah Finnegan

The Eagles' soccer program has established a strong presence on the Birmingham Hammers, with both coaches and alumni sprinkling the team’s 2017 roster. more

Jun 26, 2017 9:35 PM Sports

Spain Park Softball

Kyle Parmley

Several local high school baseball and softball players were recognized by the Alabama Sports Writers Association on the all-state team. more

Jun 12, 2017 9:58 PM Sports

Oak Mountain Soccer State Championship 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Kennedy Davis, a recent graduate of Oak Mountain High School, was named the 2017 Gatorade Alabama Boys Soccer Player of the Year on Monday. more

Jun 12, 2017 7:38 PM Sports

Oak Mountain Soccer State Championship 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Oak Mountain High School head boys soccer coach Dan DeMasters will hold his Dynamic Development camp June 26-30 at OMHS. more

Jun 6, 2017 12:07 PM Sports

Briarwood Girls Soccer State Championship 2017

Sarah Finnegan

High school boys and girls soccer players earned spots on the all-state and metro teams. more

Jun 5, 2017 4:18 PM Sports

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