Justin Smith

Hereford boys lacrosse team geared up to make deep postseason run

Hereford boys lacrosse team geared up to make deep postseason run

The Hereford boys’ lacrosse team won its ninth straight regional title last season and finished 16-2, and that wasn’t good enough for head coach Sal Picattagi.

That’s because the season ended with a 7-6 loss to Mount Hebron in the Class 3A-2A state semifinals in a game the Bulls outshot the Vikings, 41-19.

“Every day I mention it,” Picataggi said. “We happened to have the only bad day of our season last year that day, practice, preseason, indoor, you name it. Motivation, every single day I don’t let them forget.”

Attention to detail has been a point of emphasis during the preseason and that will carry on through the season.

Not surprisingly, the defense will...

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