HEADLINES

In a game that came down to penalty kicks, Merritt Island clinched its third state title thanks to a 2-2 (PK, 3-1) thrilling victory over Gulf Breeze at the 2018 Class 3A Girls Soccer State Championships.

Competition from the 2018 Florida High School Class 1A State Tennis Championships in Altamonte Springs. St. Andrew's (Boca Raton) claimed the girls team title, while Out-of-Door (Sarasota) finished as the top overall team for the boys.

Oakleaf (Orange Park) competes during the 2018 Competitive Cheer State Championships held at Exactech Arena in Gainesville.

Alonso (Tampa) defeated perennial favorite Seminole Ridge (Loxahatchee) 19-7 in the class 2A final to claim its first ever Flag Football State Championship.

Apopka made it five boys bowling state championships in a row with a 2017 victory over Mainland at Boardwalk Bowl in Orlando.

Jupiter knocked off defending champion Timber Creek (Orlando) 6-3 to claim the school's first-ever baseball state championship in the 9A title game at Centurylink Sports Complex in Fort Myers.

Palmer Trinity (Palmetto Bay) upended defending champion Maclay (Tallahassee) 2-1 (2OT) to clinch its first-ever boys soccer title at the 2018 Class 1A Boys Soccer State Championships.

Gulf Coast (Naples) took down Fletcher (Neptune Beach) 2-1 in OT to capture the 2018 Class 4A Boys Soccer State Championship held at Spec Martin Stadium in DeLand.

Competition during the 2017 Florida High School Swimming & Diving State Championships at Sailfish Splashpark Aquatics Athletics Center in Stuart.

Bolles (Jacksonville) upended defending champion Oxbridge Academy (West Palm Beach) 4-0 to claim the 2018 Class 2A Soccer State Championship at the event held in DeLand.