San Juan Capistrano – The No.9 San Juan Hills girls’ lacrosse team beat No,5 Trabuco Hills 13-8 on Wednesday at San Juan Hills High School.
With the win, the Stallions (6-4, 3-0) are all alone in first place in the South Coast League while the Mustangs (4-5, 2-1) fall to second place, a half game above Aliso Niguel, which plays at Laguna Hills in a South Coast League game tonight at 5:30 p.m.
San Juan Hills was led by Bridget Cain who had four goals and an assist while Claire Welter had three goals. The Stallions also got contributions from Taylor Austin (two goals, four groundballs), Lucy Hodge (two goals), Mandy Muhr (one goals, two assists, four groundballs), Nina Barker (one goal), Ashley Hoffman (seven saves) and Tara Goldhammer (three saves).
The Trabuco Hills statistics were not available at the time this was posted.
The two teams will meet again on April 19 at Trabuco Hills.
The Stallions, will look to remain in first place, as they play at Aliso Niguel on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. The Mustangs play at Newport Harbor in a rematch of last year’s quarterfinal tonight at 5 p.m.