Boca Raton High School To Host 2018 Florida High School Lacrosse and Flag Football Championships

GAINESVILLE, FL. – Boca Raton High School will host the 2018 Florida High School Lacrosse and Flag Football State Championships, the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) announced Thursday. The championships take place May 10-12 and will be hosted by the Palm Beach County School District.

“We are excited to bring two of the fastest-growing sports in America to Palm Beach County,” FHSAA Executive Director George Tomyn said. “Boca Raton was a great host for flag football from 2009-11 and I know they’ll do a fantastic job hosting lacrosse for the first time.”

The girl’s lacrosse semifinals will open up the festivities at 6 p.m. on May 10. On May 11 at 4 p.m., the boys take the field for the semifinals, followed by the girl’s championship game at 8 p.m. The boy’s championship game takes place between the semifinals and finals of the flag football championships the next day.

Flag football takes the stage the morning of May 12 with a quartet of semifinal matchups, before ending the event with the 1A final at 6 p.m. and the 2A final at 7:30 p.m.

All-day general admission tickets for both events will go on sale for $8 in advance via GoFan, the exclusive digital ticketing provider for the FHSAA. Downloadable today for both Apple and Android, the free GoFan app features the ability to buy tickets to FHSAA State Series events in advance. Tickets will be $11 (cash only) at the gate.

For more information on the event, follow the FHSAA on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat by searching for “FHSAA.”

Thursday – May 10, 2018

6:00 p.m. – Girls Lacrosse Semifinal

8:00 p.m. – Girls Lacrosse Semifinal

Friday – May 11, 2018

4:00 p.m. – Boy Lacrosse Semifinal

6:00 p.m. – Boys Lacrosse Semifinal

8:00 p.m. – Girls Lacrosse Championship

Saturday – May 12, 2018

9:00 a.m. – 1A Flag Football Semifinal

10:30 a.m. – 1A Flag Football Semifinal

12:00 p.m. – 2A Flag Football Semifinal

1:30 p.m. – 2A Flag Football Semifinal

3:00 p.m. – Boys Lacrosse Championship

6:00 p.m. - 1A Flag Football Championship

7:30 p.m. – 2A Flag Football Championship

About the FHSAA

The Florida High School Athletic Association supervises and regulates interscholastic athletic programs for high school students at member public, private and charter schools. The organization also recognizes and honors academic achievement among student-athletes at almost 800 middle, junior and senior high schools statewide. Headquartered in Gainesville, it is the official governing body for interscholastic athletics in Florida.