During the last three years, the Howard boys lacrosse program has been growing into one of the county’s elite. Undefeated so far this season, including a statement win against fellow league power Centennial, the Lions were looking to do something that no player on their roster had ever achieved: take down Glenelg.
Friday night, Howard welcomed the Gladiators for a matchup that felt less like a standard game in mid-April, and more like a championship showdown.
On the heels of Cody Ford’s three goals – including two fourth quarter rockets less than 30 seconds apart – the Lions pulled through, 9-6, to finally achieve that elusive victory.
“We just played a very good...