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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Mike Chase did not coach this past basketball season differently than any of the previous ones in his 21-year coaching career. He put his team through early-morning workouts and practices and coached hard like he always does. more

Apr 27, 2017 4:45 PM Sports

Westminster-Oak Mountain State SemiFinals 2017

Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The Westminster School at Oak Mountain girls basketball team has come a long way in a short amount of time. more

Mar 28, 2017 5:20 PM Sports

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Over the course of two-and-a-half weeks in late February and early March, the Spain Park High School girls basketball team earned every bit of the nickname that stuck. more

Mar 28, 2017 5:07 PM Sports

Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

Sarah Finnegan

It took overtime, but the Hoover High School girls basketball team clinched the Class 7A state crown by outlasting crosstown rival Spain Park on Saturday night at the BJCC's Legacy Arena. more

Mar 5, 2017 3:13 AM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

Sarah Finnegan

Spain Park overcame a double-digit deficit for the second time in the playoffs to beat McGill-Toolen in overtime in the Class 7A State Semifinals. more

Mar 2, 2017 9:10 PM Sports

Westminster-Oak Mountain State SemiFinals 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Westminster School at Oak Mountain girls basketball team advanced to the state tournament for the first time in school history, falling in the Class 1A State Semifinals on Monday morning. more

Feb 28, 2017 12:02 AM Sports

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Photo by Ted Melton

Spain Park knocked off Grissom on Wednesday morning to advance to the first Final Four in school history. more

Feb 22, 2017 7:04 PM Sports

SPHS girls basketball VS Gadsden City 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Spain Park High girls basketball won a thriller over Gadsden City on Thursday to reach the regional finals. more

Feb 16, 2017 10:48 PM Sports

Briarwood Basketball

Photo by Todd Lester

Briarwood's season ended on Tuesday night, as the Lions fell just short against Booker T. Washington in sub-regionals. more

Feb 15, 2017 4:54 AM Sports

Chelsea Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Chelsea's girls basketball team saw its season come to a close with a sub-regional loss at Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa on Monday. more

Feb 14, 2017 4:36 AM Sports

Chelsea Basketball

Kyle Parmley

The Spain Park and Chelsea girls basketball teams each lost in their respective area finals on Friday night. more

Feb 11, 2017 3:42 AM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

Photos by Ted Melton/ ActionSportsPix.Smugmug.com

The Spain Park, Oak Mountain, Chelsea and Briarwood Christian boys basketball teams went 0-4 on Thursday night in their respective area tournaments. Only Briarwood is still alive in the playoffs. more

Feb 10, 2017 4:48 AM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

Kyle Parmley

The Spain Park and Chelsea girls basketball teams won the first games of their respective area tournaments on Wednesday night, while Oak Mountain saw its season come to an end. more

Feb 9, 2017 4:08 AM Sports

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Kyle Parmley

In the opening round of the Class 5A, Area 8 tournament, the Briarwood boys knocked off Shelby County, while the girls lost in the final seconds. more

Feb 8, 2017 4:03 AM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

Photos by Ted Melton/ ActionSportsPix.SmugMug.com

The Spain Park High School boys basketball team coughed up an 18-point lead to Hoover, but a late challenge from coach Donnie Quinn gave the Jags the boost they needed to hang on. more

Feb 4, 2017 6:45 AM Sports

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Kyle Parmley

The Lions sent their seniors out in style with a pair of wins on Tuesday night. more

Feb 1, 2017 8:59 PM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

Photos by Ted Melton/ ActionSportsPix.Smugmug.com

See where local basketball teams stand entering the final week of regular season action. more

Jan 31, 2017 2:01 AM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Spain Park's girls defeated Huffman, while the boys faltered in the final quarter and fell to the Vikings on Tuesday night. more

Jan 25, 2017 4:14 AM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

Photos by Ted Melton/ ActionSportsPix.SmugMug.com

Both Spain Park teams improved to 4-0 in the area with wins on Friday night. more

Jan 21, 2017 5:15 AM Sports

Chelsea Basketball

Kyle Parmley

The Chelsea High School basketball teams suffered losses to Helena on Tuesday night more

Jan 18, 2017 4:45 AM Sports

  • Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Hoover and Spain Park girls basketball teams battle for the AHSAA State CHampionship title on March 4, 2017 at the Legacy Arena of the BJCC in Birmingham, Al. The Bucs prevailed over the Jaguars in overtime to take home the state championship.

  • Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Hoover and Spain Park girls basketball teams battle for the AHSAA State CHampionship title on March 4, 2017 at the Legacy Arena of the BJCC in Birmingham, Al. The Bucs prevailed over the Jaguars in overtime to take home the state championship.

  • Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Hoover and Spain Park girls basketball teams battle for the AHSAA State CHampionship title on March 4, 2017 at the Legacy Arena of the BJCC in Birmingham, Al. The Bucs prevailed over the Jaguars in overtime to take home the state championship.

  • Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Hoover and Spain Park girls basketball teams battle for the AHSAA State CHampionship title on March 4, 2017 at the Legacy Arena of the BJCC in Birmingham, Al. The Bucs prevailed over the Jaguars in overtime to take home the state championship.

  • Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Hoover and Spain Park girls basketball teams battle for the AHSAA State CHampionship title on March 4, 2017 at the Legacy Arena of the BJCC in Birmingham, Al. The Bucs prevailed over the Jaguars in overtime to take home the state championship.

  • Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Hoover vs Spain Park Girls Basketball Championship 2017

    Hoover and Spain Park girls basketball teams battle for the AHSAA State CHampionship title on March 4, 2017 at the Legacy Arena of the BJCC in Birmingham, Al. The Bucs prevailed over the Jaguars in overtime to take home the state championship.

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