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Spartans finish third in EBAL race

De La Salle High's Gio Rico (4) makes a pass against Acalanes during the Spartans' 10-5 nonleague win on May 7. The Spartans' strong week continued with a 13-10 win over California in their East Bay Athletic League finale to take third place in the league standings. De La Salle earned the No. 5 seed in the North Coast Section Division I lacrosse playoffs and hosted No. 12 Oak Ridge-El Dorado Hills in the first round May 14, but results were unavailable at press time.