On May 28, the Rocky River girls lacrosse team attempted to reach the Division II state final four for only the fourth time in school history. The Pirates (13-6), earned the No. 1 seed in Region 5 of the Ohio High School Athletic Association tournament, and have rolled to three convincing wins on their home field. In a semifinal on May 25, the Pirates knocked off No. 5 Wooster, 7-4, to set up their first regional final since 2018. They faced No. 3 Cuyahoga Falls Walsh Jesuit. Results were unavailable at press time. The postseason has been a showcase for the Pirates, who were 10-2 at one point during the regular season but lost their last four games by a combined score of 52-27. In three tournament wins leading up to the regional final clash with the Warriors (14-6), the Pirates had outscored their competition 37-10. The 2018 team was the last in program history to win a regional championship, and set a team record with 19 wins before losing a state semifinal to Chagrin Falls, 17-9.

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