Tuesday evening the Ponte Vedra Sharks beat Oak Hall (Gainesville) in the first round of the regional lacrosse playoffs. Â Leading the way was Austen de Roziere, who scored 4 goals and 1 assist. Â Matt Jones netted 3 goals and 1 assist while Michael Power and Brendan Francis each had 2 goals. Brendan also had 3 assists. Â Erik Elderdice received the game ball as he had 5 assists and 1 goal.
David Mulvaney picked up 5 ground balls while Defender Bob Harding caused 3 turn-overs. Â PVHS, with its strong defense, held Oak Hall to only 3 goals which were all scored in the second half of the game.Â Â Â
The final score was 16 to 3. Â The SharksÂ will host Leon High School Friday, April 29, 2011 at PVHS. Game time is 7 pm. Â The winner of this matchup will advance to the state semifinals which begin on May 6 in Orlando.Â See the write up on all of the semi-final action here.