From Press staff reports

Dean DiSimone scored five goals as the St. Augustine Prep lacrosse team defeated Paul VI 16-2 in a state Non-Public A first round playoff game Tuesday.

Chase Young added three goals and Ryan Zurawski contributed two for the Hermits, the fourth seed and No. 3 in The Press Elite 11. St. Augustine will host Seton Hall Prep, the No. 5 seed, in a quarterfinal game Thursday.

Gabe Romano scored both goals for 13th-seeded Paul VI.

Paul VI 1 0 1 0-2

St. Augustine Prep 7 7 1 1-16

Goals-Romano (2) PVI; MacKenzie, McFadden, Zurawski (2), Young (3)< Sutton, McGrath, Eisele, DiSimone (5), Berkelbach SA.


Records-Paul VI 5-13; Prep 12-7.