Welcome to the FLN coverage of the Final Four in Jupiter!
Wea re waiting for the first game, which will be the Girl's matchup of Barron Collier and St. Thomas Aquinas!
It is very warm and humid today and it will likely have an effect given how cool the spring has been so far.
A turf field will also contribute to the humidity.
STA with the opening draw
Beekhuizen at 24:00 left in the first half for the 1-0 STA lead off the penalty free position
BC gets the next faceoff but turns it over on the fast break
Beekhuizen again presses the issue and draws the whistle
STA over the net
Kelly from Preston at 21:48 to make it 2-0
STA on the draw
Beekhuizen again on the freeposition at 21:01 for 3-0 and BC needs to turn momentum
photo via Jeremiah Wilson, Treasure Coast News
Barron Collier Girls Break Vero Beach's Hex, Make State Semifinals
VERO BEACH -- Since entering the FHSAA in 2011, history had an ugly way of repeating itself for the Barron Collier High School girls lacrosse team.
But after six consecutive state tournament losses to state power Vero Beach, that frustrating history of falling to the same nemesis, in fact, became history.
Falling behind early in the first half, the Cougars stormed back and held on for a stunning 9-7 upset of Vero Beach in the third-round play-in game Friday night at Billy Livings Field at the Citrus Bowl.
“I’ve only been around for three years, but I know the history between Vero Beach and Barron Collier, how many times they’ve bee
photo by Michael Laughlin of the Sun Sentinel
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St. Thomas stuns Heritage-Delray in OT to reach final four
With her team tied in overtime with powerhouse American Heritage-Delray, St. Thomas Aquinas coach Samantha MacCurdy gave her trainer a high-five.
Facing a Stallions team that defeated them by 13 goals earlier in the season, the Raiders had a shot at vengeance. With 2:26 left, the referees whistled Heritage for a penalty in front of the net, awarding Jada Preston with an eight-meter shot for the win.
“There was no hesitation in my mind she was going to score,” MacCurdy said.
The junior attacker delivered, scoring the winning goal to stun previously unbeaten Am