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.
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)
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