Lacrosse: Rock Canyon beats rival Highlands Ranch to win conference title

Lacrosse: Rock Canyon beats rival Highlands Ranch to win conference title

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Lacrosse: Rock Canyon beats rival Highlands Ranch to win conference title

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HIGHLANDS RANCH – In a rivalry game with bragging rights and a conference title on the line for Rock Canyon, the Jaguars were able to defeat Highlands Ranch 15-13 in the final minutes.

With the game tied at half, Rock Canyon threatened to pull away in the third quarter, scoring four straight goals to take a 12-8 lead. But Highlands Ranch stormed back and eventually would tie the game at 13-13 with five minutes remaining in the fourth quarter.

Rock Canyon secured the win on a final goal by Wilkins Dismuke after the Falcons had pulled their goalie in desperation to force a Jaguar turnover.

Dismuke led all scorers with five goals.

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