On Friday, March 8, the Palm Beach Central High School boys lacrosse team hosted Park Vista High School and defeated the Cobras 9-5.
The win pushed the Broncos to a 5-1 record on the season. Seven different players scored for the Broncos on the night, but it was Logan Rohack who led the squad with a hat-trick.
The Broncos rolled up a total of five goals before the end of the first half, while playing solid defense, only allowing a single goal by the Cobras. Park Vista did find early momentum at the start of the second half, putting up three unanswered goals to narrow the margin to 5-3. Both teams began to go blow-for-blow at the net, combining for eight goals in the second half.
The Broncos were able to close out the final quarter with strong defensive play to secure their lead, despite the Park Vista rally, and sealed the 9-5 victory.
The Broncos collected 22 shots on goal, in the wake of their nine goals. Rohack is credited with the hat-trick, while Chris Conley, Mark Prieto, Chase Cooper, Brad Freeman, Jack Berman and Danny Broderick each had a goal.
The Broncos also dominated in winning ground balls and time of possession. The win improved the Bronco record to 5-1 on the season.