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SAM CHANDLER

Sam Chandler, a sports writer for Starnes Publishing since October 2015, won first place in the Best Sportswriter competition and the current events on-site competition for the 2017 Southeast Journalism Conference. more

Feb 24, 2017 3:24 PM News

Outdoor Track and Field State Championships 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Homewood High School girls track and field team won the Class 6A state title on Saturday. The Homewood boys finished second. more

May 7, 2017 1:32 AM Sports

Outdoor Track and Field State Championships 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Homewood High School track and field teams lead the team races after two days of competition. more

May 5, 2017 9:34 PM Sports

Outdoor Track and Field State Tournament 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Homewood High School track and field teams relied on strong performances in the 1,600-meter runs and high jump competitions on Thursday at the Class 4A-7A state track and field meet. more

May 5, 2017 1:34 AM Sports

Homewood Track and Field

Sam Chandler

The Homewood High School girls track and field team had no issue advancing its key contributors to next week's state meet. The Patriot boys finished second. more

Apr 29, 2017 9:14 PM Sports

Mountain Brook Invitational

Sam Chandler

Local stars shined at the Mountain Brook Invitational track and field meet, which drew more than 75 teams and 2,000 athletes to Mountain Brook High School this past weekend. more

Apr 17, 2017 10:40 AM Sports

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Sarah Finnegan

Four Homewood High School seniors signed National Letters of Intent to participate in college track and field or cross-country during a ceremony held on Wednesday, April 12. more

Apr 12, 2017 11:29 PM Sports

Homewood Track and Field

Sam Chandler

Caroline Lawrence, Ann Mosely Whitsett, Jasmine Griffin and Lainey Phelps will compete this weekend in New York City at the New Balance Nationals Indoor meet. Their trip was made possible by contributions from members of the Homewood community. more

Mar 9, 2017 5:11 PM Sports 1 Comments

Luke Touliatos

Kyle Parmley

The Homewood High School boys basketball team lost to Ramsay, 54-46, on Thursday night in the first round of the Class 6A, Area 10 tournament. more

Feb 9, 2017 11:22 PM Sports

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Sarah Finnegan

The Homewood High School girls basketball team defeated Shades Valley on Wednesday night in the first round of the Class 6A, Area 10 tournament. The win cemented the Lady Patriots' sub-regional spot. more

Feb 8, 2017 10:58 PM Sports

Homewood track and field

Sam Chandler

The Homewood High School girls indoor track and field team captured the Class 6A state title in landslide fashion, finishing 89 points ahead of runner-up Opelika. It was the Patriot girls' first state indoor championship in program history. more

Feb 5, 2017 2:00 PM Sports

Homewood cross country

Sam Chandler

Homewood sophomore Will Stone was named the 2016-2017 Gatorade Alabama Boys Cross Country of the Year, the company revealed Monday morning. The announcement came one week after Homewood freshman Lainey Phelps won the identical girls award. more

Jan 30, 2017 11:43 AM Sports

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

The AHSAA State Indoor Track and Field Championships will be Feb. 3-4 at the Birmingham CrossPlex, and Homewood High School head coach Tom Esslinger likes his teams’ chances of collecting at least one blue trophy. more

Jan 26, 2017 10:36 AM Sports

Homewood cross country

Sam Chandler

Homewood High School freshman cross-country runner Lainey Phelps was named the 2016-2017 Gatorade Alabama Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year, the company revealed Monday morning. more

Jan 23, 2017 7:32 AM Sports

Caroline Lawrence

Sam Chandler

Homewood High School senior Caroline Lawrence has cemented her status as the state's top high jumper, but her excellence extends beyond the track. more

Dec 28, 2016 4:24 PM Sports

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Photo by Todd Lester / www.ToddLesterPhotography.com

The Homewood High School basketball team lost to Pelham, 64-63, in the second round of the Steel City Invitational on Tuesday, Dec. 20, at Samford University's Pete Hanna Center. more

Dec 20, 2016 10:22 PM Sports

The writing was on the wall, and Lars Porter knew it. more

Nov 22, 2016 12:53 PM Sports

Homewood cross country

Sam Chandler

The Homewood High School cross-country teams won both boys and girls Class 6A state titles. Lainey Phelps and Will Stone captured individual championships. more

Nov 12, 2016 4:27 PM Sports

Homewood cross country

Sam Chandler

Lainey Phelps won the individual title by more than 100 seconds to lead the Homewood girls cross-country team to a decisive victory. Will Stone and Paul Selden paced a contingent of Patriot boys who finished in the top six spots. more

Nov 3, 2016 3:45 PM Sports

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

The Homewood High School boys and girls cross-country teams entered the season with state championship aspirations. more

Oct 25, 2016 3:16 PM Shades Cahaba

Homewood Football

Sarah Finnegan

Homewood dominated in all facets at its homecoming game. more

Sep 30, 2016 11:56 PM Sports

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