Lassiter Romps to Reach Lacrosse Final
The Trojans will host Milton in the AAAAA championship; meanwhile, Pope's baseball and lacrosse teams play today to stay alive in the GHSA playoffs.
The Trojans fell behind 2-0 but bounced back to score seven consecutive goals on the way to leading 5-2 after the first quarter and 7-3 at halftime, Lassiter Athletics reported on Twitter.
Lassiter, the top seed from Area 2, added to the lead 37 seconds into the second half and shut out Alpharetta, Area 3’s No. 1 seed, in the third quarter for a 10-3 lead going into the fourth.
In rolling through the first three rounds of the GHSA playoffs, the Trojans have outscored Northview, East Coweta and Alpharetta by a combined 40-9.
Also today, Pope’s baseball team faces a decisive Game 3 in its best-of-three series in the AAAA playoffs at Loganville. The Greyhounds split a pair of games Tuesday, winning the opener 5-2 but falling 3-2 in the second game.
Today’s game at Loganville will start at 5:30 p.m.