MOUNT OLIVE, NJ –The Sparta 7th  grade lacrosse team finished first at the annual Mount Olive Classic tournament on June 2. 

The Spartans, coached by Mike Cina, beat Rockaway, Rock/Den and Jefferson teams to get to the final round.  They faced off against Flemington for the trophy.

In addition to competing against the other teams, the boys had to battle the 80 degree heat and humidity at Turkey Brook Park.