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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: Rush Propst
Region: 6A-R6
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1963  <-- 1999 <- 2000 -> 2001 --> 2020

2000 Season Highlights
 Rush Propst enters his 2nd season as Head Coach at Hoover.
 First 14 win season.
 The Buccaneers move from Region 9 to Region 6.
 The Buccaneers finished 2nd in Region 6.
2000 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 1  vs. Jess Lanier    52   6   W       
 Fri., Sep. 8  @ Pelham    40   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 15  vs. Parker   *  53   16   W       
 Fri., Sep. 22  vs. John Carroll   *  42   7   W       
 Fri., Sep. 29  @ West End   *  35   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 6  vs. Vestavia Hills   *  31   34   L       
 Fri., Oct. 13  @ Carver Birmingham   *  49   6   W       
 Fri., Oct. 20  @ Mountain Brook   *  28   7   W       
 Fri., Oct. 27  vs. Woodlawn   *  40   7   W       
 Fri., Nov. 3  @ Butler    28   13   W       
 Fri., Nov. 10  vs. Hewitt-Trussville    35   14   W       1st Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 17  @ Decatur    38   14   W       2nd Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Nov. 24  @ Shades Valley    14   0   W       3rd Round Playoffs 
 Fri., Dec. 1  vs. Grissom    35   23   W       Semi-finals Playoffs 
 Sat., Dec. 9   Daphne    28   7   W    Legion Field   Championship Game 
2000 Season Totals
  Points Scored548
  Scoring Average36.5
  Points Allowed168
  Defense Average11.2
  Opponents Record98-71
  Region Record6-1
  Home Record6-1
  Away Record7-0
2000 Class 6A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
10/11/20006 8(5-1) ASWA
10/18/20007 8(6-1) ASWA
10/25/20008 7(7-1) ASWA
10/4/20005 4(5-0) ASWA
11/1/20009 5(8-1) ASWA
11/8/2000Final 2(9-1) ASWA
8/20/2000PS 1041 ASWA
9/13/20002 5(2-0) ASWA
9/27/20004 4(4-0) ASWA
9/6/20001 7(1-0) ASWA
2000 Class 6A Region 6 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 9-23571640-127317-025473  Buddy Anderson
Hoover 14-15481685-0150586-127884  Rush Propst
Mountain Brook 8-32821530-10135-2190112  Joey Jones
Woodlawn 5-62012800-10324-3145160  Roderick Isaac
John Carroll 4-62002692-5130203  Thomas Queen
Parker 3-72003402-5144258  Andre Robinson
Carver Birmingham 2-71252422-5105171  Nathaniel Kelly
West End 1-91322870-763230  Jim Holifield

2000 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 Avery Gibson DE Sr.6-3218 AL-MS Game  
 Avery Gibson LB Sr.6-1218 Super All-State  Bham News
 Danny Rumley WR Sr.6-5215 AL-MS Game  
 Dustin Dunning WR Sr.6-5225 All-Star Game  
 Jason Caldwell WR Sr.6-1190 All-Star Game  
 Lance Rhodes QB Sr.5-11180 All Southern  Orlando Sentinel
 Lance Rhodes QB Sr.5-11180 Super 12  
 Lance Rhodes QB Sr.5-11180 Super All-State  Bham News
 Matt Batusic DL Sr.6-2250 AL-MS Game  

2000 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Avery GibsonLB Sr.6-1218 1st  BN
 Avery GibsonLB Sr.6-3218 1st  ASWA
 Chad JacksonRB So. HM  BN
 Chris HugginsDB Sr. HM  ASWA
 Chris HugginsDB Sr. HM  BN
 Danny RumleyWR Sr.6-5215 1st  BN
 Danny RumleyWR Sr. HM  ASWA
 Dustin DunningTE Sr.6-5225 1st  BN
 Dustin DunningTE Sr.6-5220 1st  ASWA
 Jason CaldwellDB Sr. HM  BN
 Jason HaleyP Sr. HM  BN
 Lance RhodesQB Sr.5-11180 1st  BN
 Lance RhodesATH Sr.5-10185 1st  ASWA
 Luke BooneOL Jr. HM  BN
 Matt BartusicDL Sr. HM  BN
 Matt BatusicDL Sr. HM  ASWA
 Paul MeadowsLB Sr. HM  BN
 Rush PropstCoach 1st  ASWA
 Tyler NobleOL Jr. HM  BN
 Tyler NobleOL Jr. HM  ASWA

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