Nine Harford County boys lacrosse teams opened the region playoffs Wednesday with wins, advancing each into today's quarterfinal round of their respective classifications.
Wednesday's winners were Fallston, Harford Tech, Edgewood, North Harford, Patterson Mill, Havre de Grace, C. Milton Wright, Aberdeen and Bel Air.
Top seed Fallston rolled over visiting Elkton, 15-2, Wednesday in 1A-2A East, district VII section first-round action.
Zach Wheeler scored three goals to lead the Cougars, while Marc Badger, Kyle D'Onofrio, Greg Horsham, Brenden Nolan and Jeremy Scranton had two goals apiece. Taylor Brown and Chris Dunnigan also had goals.
Zack Esser and James Glezen...