SPARTA, NJ - Sparta High School boys lacrosse easily moves through the quarterfinal round of NJSIAA North Jersey, Group 2 when they defeated Pascack Valley 12-3. Playing on Veterans Field on Friday, the Spartans goalie Reed McCall had 10 saves. He also grabbed two ground balls.
Russell Eberding won 14 of 19 faceoffs with seven ground balls. Eberding now has 500 career ground balls.
Jesse West led the effort with five goals, three assists and four ground balls.
Stelios Kroudis added three goals, two assists and two ground balls.
Brendan Puszcz, Devon McIntyre, Jack Valentine and Mike Freeman all contributed a goal. Freeman also had four assists and four ground balls.
Russell Eberding won 14 of 19 faceoffs with seven ground balls.
Seeded third Sparta will go to second seed Ramapo on Wednesday, May 24.