Hoover varsity lacrosse upsets Mountain Brook in season opener

Hoover AL – The Hoover Bucs upset the defending state champion Mountain Brook Spartans 14-9 in their 2021 varsity lacrosse season opener Wednesday night at Buccaneer Stadium.  

The loss was the Mountain Brook’s first defeat since April 4th, 2019 and drops the Spartans to 1-1 on the young season.  Hoover picked up their third consecutive season opening victory.  

The Bucs hit the road for their next two contests, traveling to Briarwood Christian on Friday, February 12th to face the 0-1 Lions followed by a trip to Alabaster to face-off against the Thompson Warriors (0-1) Thursday, February 18th.  They return home to take on Catholic High Friday, February 19th in a non-conference showdown. 

Mountain Brook kicks off a five game home stand Wednesday, February 17th as they welcome the Briarwood Christian Lions (0-1) to Spartan Stadium.