Girls Lacrosse State Semifinals
All games are played at the Paradise Sports Complex in Naples. Tickets are $11 and are available via GoFan. Parking is $10.
Steinbrenner (21-1) vs. Bartram Trail (20-3), 7, tonight
How they got here: Steinbrenner d. Wiregrass Ranch 21-3, d. Naples Gulf Coast 20-1, d. Newsome 14-9. Bartram Trail d. Gainesville Buchholz 21-2, d. Oviedo 22-3, d. Ponte Vedra 12-6.
|Goals||Taylor Lapointe, 54||Ryann Frechette, 89|
|Assists||Kaitlin Price, 24||Ryann Frechette, 52|
|Ground balls||Kaitlin Price, 32||Marina Dean, 63|
|Goals against||Olivia Pages, 0||Grace Patterson, 10|
|Goals against average||Natalie Jones, 1.5||N/A|
|Saves||Abigale Eash, 103||Maddie Stevens, 112|
This is a marquee matchup between two of the best teams in the state — and nation. Steinbrenner is ranked fourth in 2A, sixth in the state and 15th nationally according to MaxPreps. Bartram Trail is ranked second in the class, fourth in the state and fifth nationally. The Warriors are more than capable of advancing. They have won 16 straight games. Their only loss was by a goal (10-9) to Vero Beach, ranked first in the class and fourth nationally.