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Jacob Stover a successful athlete like his dad, but he prevents goals rather than kicking field goals

Jacob Stover a successful athlete like his dad, but he prevents goals rather than kicking field goals

Jacob Stover remembers the confetti, but the rest of the night was mostly a blur. He was 5 years old in 2001 when the Ravens won Super Bowl XXXV, and his father, Matt Stover, was the hometown's Pro Bowl kicker. So when victory was in hand, Matt Stover ran past the end zone and jumped on a halftime show speaker to reach over the railing and grab Jacob and his sister, Jenna, from the stands. Soon after, the confetti poured down on the field. The Ravens have brought happiness to Baltimore over the years. In Jacob Stover's case, they brought the Stover family to lacrosse-rich Baltimore. So the recent McDonogh grad, now 19 and an All-Metro first-team goalie this spring, was...

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