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NCHSAA girls lacrosse playoffs, 2015

Cardinal Gibbons senior Sarah Comstock runs up field during an April 27 game against Apex. Gibbons won 15-14. The Crusaders are the No. 1-ranked team in The News & Observer area entering the postseason.
Cardinal Gibbons senior Sarah Comstock runs up field during an April 27 game against Apex. Gibbons won 15-14. The Crusaders are the No. 1-ranked team in The News & Observer area entering the postseason. newsobserver.com

The N.C. High School Athletic Association girls lacrosse playoffs saw Cardinal Gibbons finish runner-up. This blog was updated with scores and links to our coverage from each round.

Note: Final scores posted in parentheses, games listed in order as they appear from top-to-bottom on the bracket. Also, “//” divides the bracket’s top and bottom halves.

NCHSAA East

First round (May 6): Carrboro (11-7) at Millbrook; East Chapel Hill (14-7) at Green Hope // Sanderson (10-8) at Topsail; Athens Drive (21-11) at Heritage

Second round (May 8): Carrboro at Hoggard (16-0); Laney at New Bern (8-7); East Chapel Hill (20-8) at Jacksonville; J.H. Rose at Ashley (16-7) // Sanderson at Apex (19-4); Chapel Hill at Wakefield (15-13); Athens Drive at Cardinal Gibbons (20-5); Middle Creek at Broughton (20-13)

Third round (May 12): New Bern at Hoggard (19-5); East Chapel Hill (19-11) at Ashley // Apex (15-13) at Wakefield; Broughton at Cardinal Gibbons (20-8)

Fourth round (May 15): East Chapel Hill at Hoggard (12-11) // Apex at Cardinal Gibbons (17-16)

East final (May 19): Hoggard at Cardinal Gibbons (14-11)

State championship (May 23, 12:35 p.m.) at WakeMed Soccer Park: Lake Norman def. Cardinal Gibbons 17-15 in OT

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