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Photo by Erin Nelson.

While the facility will be a significant upgrade, the Patriots will still have to produce results on the field. With 13 returning starters, they feel equipped to do that. Read more

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“We’re going to take care of the little things as we go, then the big things are going to take care of themselves,” he said. “They’re starting to fall in, and they’re coming together, and it’s really an exciting time.” Read more

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The Alabama High School Athletic Association all-star teams were still named, and John Carroll’s Amanda Hall was one of those athletes honored. Read more

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Homewood Football

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In a press conference on Thursday, the Alabama High School Athletic Association presented a plan to begin high school athletics this fall. Read more

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The longtime and legendary Vestavia Hills High School football coach will hang up his whistle following the 2020 season, his 43rd as the head coach of the Rebels. Read more

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During his time at Homewood, Esslinger oversaw a program that won 31 state championships across the cross-country, indoor track and field, and outdoor track and field seasons. Read more

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Photo by Todd Lester.

After spending the first two years of his college basketball career at Clemson, Trey Jemison announced May 14 that he would be returning to the Birmingham area to play at UAB. Read more

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We at Starnes Media decided to put together an All-South Metro team from the high school baseball season for the first time. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Alyssa Weisberg.

Napolitano has been an assistant under Ronald Steele for the past two seasons. Read more

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Mountain Brook vs. John Carroll Softball

Kyle Parmley

We at Starnes Media felt it important to recognize the local softball players who had standout seasons, and thus put together an All-South Metro team for the first time. Read more

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Photo by Kyle Parmley.

Just when it looked like the John Carroll Catholic High School softball team was about to hit its stride, everything stopped. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Lee Hall.

When the season was abruptly ended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Homewood High School baseball team was far from its peak level of play. Read more

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Kyle Parmley

Will Mara was named the next head football coach at John Carroll on Friday. Read more

John Carroll

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

The SEC Baseball Tournament was just one part of a larger loss for SEC athletics. Read more

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I reached out to several local spring sport athletes (many of them softball players, of course), asking for pictures and videos of things they were doing without the normalcy of daily practices and games. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

“The thing that’s just hard is that if there was an end date, everybody says, ‘great.’ But who knows how long it could be. The unknown is what has people on edge,” Gann said. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

The Bryant-Jordan Student-Athlete Scholarship Program began in 1986 by the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and the AHSAA to recognize student-athletes who excel in the classroom and on the competition field. Read more

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Sarah Finnegan

Kyle Parmley is the sports editor at Starnes Publishing. Read more

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Homewood vs Oak Mountain Boys Soccer

Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

Kersh said a young team isn’t a cause for worry in his first season at the helm of the Homewood High School boys soccer team. Read more

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Hoover Round Robin Softball

Kyle Parmley

The Homewood and John Carroll high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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