Oak Hall takes on St. Augustine in play-in game


Oak Hall players Luke Caputo (3) Jake Kirschner (14) and Will Oliver (2) celebrate during the boys lacrosse district final against Buchholz at Citizens' Field, in Gainesville Friday. The Eagles of Oak Hall beat the Bobcats to win the district.

Brad McClenny/Staff photographer
Published: Monday, April 22, 2013 at 11:21 p.m.
Last Modified: Monday, April 22, 2013 at 11:21 p.m.

Who: St. Augustine (13-3) at Oak Hall (16-1)

What: FHSAA Finals First-Round Play-In

When: Tuesday, 7 p.m.

Admission: $7

What's next: Oak Hall would host Ponte Vedra or play at Jacksonville Bolles in Friday's second-round play-in game; St. Augustine would host Ponte Vedra or Bolles.



Passing shots: Oak Hall is ranked seventh in the state, according to laxpower.com, while St. Augustine is No. 21. The Eagles, who have won three straight district titles, have top-10 victories over Jacksonville Episcopal (8-7, 2 OT) and Tampa Jesuit (7-6). Their lone loss came at home against No. 10 Tallahassee Maclay. Oak Hall is led by juniors Jake Kirschner, Tyler Baggett and senior Nathan Koons, the Sun's 2012 player of the year. The Yellow Jackets, which before this season hadn't won a district game, captured their first district title by beating Matanzas 4-3.

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