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Dons exhibit staying power
Sam deRoque, pictured left during last season's North Coast Section championships, and the Acalanes High boys lacrosse team is in the middle of another strong season. At 12-2 overall as of April 21, the Dons are ranked No. 5 in the state and No. 1 in the North Coast Section by Laxpower.com. Playing four games in five days, Acalanes went 3-1 during the week of April 14. The Dons beat Miramonte 8-3, Marin Academy 14-6 and Alhambra 12-1 before falling to Novato 9-8 in a heartbreaker. Nathan Brickman had three goals in the win over Miramonte, which kept the Dons just behind Las Lomas in the DFAL standings.