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Hoover Football Team History

Hoover Buccaneers
Hoover High School

1000 Bucaneer Dr. Hoover, AL 35244
Stadium: Regions Park
Colors: Orange, Black & White
Coach: Gerald Gann
Region: 6A-R9
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1963  <-- 1997 <- 1998 -> 1999 --> 2020

1998 Season Highlights
 Gerald Gann enters his 4th season as Head Coach at Hoover.
 The Buccaneers move from Region 8 to Region 9.
 The Buccaneers finished 3rd in Region 9.
1998 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Aug. 28  vs. Jess Lanier    20   26   L       
 Fri., Sep. 4  vs. Grissom    42   12   W       
 Fri., Sep. 11  vs. Minor    29   22   W       
 Fri., Sep. 18  @ Shades Valley    8   48   L       
 Fri., Sep. 25  @ Tuscaloosa County    21   31   L       
 Fri., Oct. 2  vs. Vestavia Hills   *  15   42   L       
 Fri., Oct. 9  @ Oxford    27   28   L (OT)      
 Fri., Oct. 16  vs. Thompson   *  35   32   W       
 Fri., Oct. 23  @ Pelham   *  20   37   L       
 Fri., Oct. 30  vs. Butler    41   12   W       
1998 Season Totals
  Points Scored258
  Scoring Average25.8
  Points Allowed290
  Defense Average29.0
  Opponents Record77-42
  Region Record1-2
  Home Record4-2
  Away Record0-4
1998 Class 6A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Hoover was not ranked.
1998 Class 6A Region 9 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Vestavia Hills 15-04841905-0167763-010850  Buddy Anderson
Pelham 9-34322531-171302-19267  Rick Rhoades
Thompson 4-62442450-368110  Ricky Seale
Hoover 4-62582901-270111  Gerald Gann

1998 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Hoover Players on File.

1998 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Daryl RichardsonLB Sr. HM  ASWA
 Jimmy IsamingerOL Sr. HM  BN
 John CaldwellRB Sr. HM  BN

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