Parkland wins 9-8 vs Wainwright, loses to Vermilion by same score
The Parkland Posse junior lacrosse team is coming off a weekend split in Spruce Grove.
Saturday, Parkland was down 7-2 after 40 minutes, before scoring 7 times in the third period for a thrilling 9-8 win.
On Sunday, the Posse came back to tie the game after going down 8-2 in the third period.
But Vermilion scored a late goal to scoop up the 9-8 win.
Nate Lakusta had back-to-back hat tricks for the Posse, finishing the weekend with 9 points in 2 games.
Up next for Parkland, a weekend on the road with stops in Cold Lake and Vermilion, beginning on Saturday.