Spooner returns to the Lion's squad after his debut season where he netted nine goals and dished out five assists, earning the title of AAC Freshman of the Year. The week of Aug. 21st, Spooner helped Bryan to a promising start to the 2017 season by overwhelming Bob Jones University at home in convincing fashion 5-1 and then traveling to No. 12 Thomas University (Ga.) where the No. 11 Lions topped the Night Hawks with a 3-1 final. He found the back of the net twice in the season opening victory against the Bruins and recorded a lone goal against Thomas. His efforts led to him being named the first AAC Offensive Player of the Week this season. His trio of goals makes him the current goals leader for the Lions.