First Flight lacrosse teams win playoff contests

By on May 7, 2022

J.H. Rose freshman Reading Blount (right) challenges First Flight junior Will Robinson. (Photos by Taylor Newton)
First Flight senior Dylan Byard (left) makes a run down the field, looking to get around J.H. Rose senior Ben Skahill. (Photos by Taylor Newton)
First Flight sophomore Luke Rubino (left) faces off against J.H. Rose senior Grant Collins. (Photos by Taylor Newton)
J.H. Rose junior Campbell Seymour (left) attempts a breakthrough past First Flight junior Cam Van Lunen. (Photos by Taylor Newton)
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Photos by Taylor Newton | Outer Banks Voice

Both the First Flight boys and girls lacrosse teams won their second-round playoff games in the state championship tournament on May 5.

After a first-round bye, the First Flight boys defeated J.H. Rose by an 11-3 score at home on Thursday, jumping out to 3-1 lead in the first quarter that they never relinquished. With the win, First Flight moved it record to 9-3. The No. 2 seeded Nighthawks will play their third-round game on Tuesday, May 10 against No. 7 seeded Cedar Ridge.

Also on May 5, the First Flight girls team rolled to a 24-14 victory on the road over Terry Sanford in its second-round playoff game. Liz Clagett and Therese Schiba paced the attack with 7 goals apiece, while Neely Morris chipped in with 6. The No. 9 seeded squad, with an 8-3 overall record, will play its third-round game on May 10.




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