Ponte Vedra Holds Off Creekside to Win Distrcit 5 Title

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From the St. Augustine Record

Ponte Vedra boys lacrosse coach Tom West has no clue why his team keeps doing this.

“They’ve been giving me a heart attack for four years,” he said. “Why would tonight be any different?”

It surely wasn’t, but in the end, following a tense 12-8 victory over Creekside on Thursday, West and the Sharks were cradling their second straight district trophy.

And not surprisingly, the Sharks made it as difficult as they possibly could.

Ponte Vedra (13-2), a year removed from a final four appearance, had their seemingly unstoppable march to the postseason nearly cracked by a Creekside (16-2) team that was supposed to be one year away from competing.

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