Jr. ’Rocks achieve weekend lacrosse split

Shamrocks' record in B.C. league even at 2-2, New West here Saturday

Playing away from home proved a better situation for the Victoria Shamrocks last weekend, as they split a pair of B.C. Junior A Lacrosse Association games.

The Shamrocks followed up a 14-4 home loss to the Coquitlam Adanacs  on Saturday to beat the Burnaby Lakers 12-9 on the mainland Sunday.

Cole Pickup led the attack in the latter game with three goals and three assists, while Colten Merilainen, Brock Thompson-Marshall and Brad McCulley each scored twice.

The Shamrocks (2-2) next play at home on Saturday (May 14) against New Westminster. Game time is 5 p.m. at The Q Centre.

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