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Thursday’s Game: Merritt Island (20-1) vs. Sunlake (29-1-1)

WHAT: Class 3A state semifinals

WHEN: Thursday, 12:30 p.m.

WHERE: Eastern Florida State College, Melbourne


NEED TO KNOW: The Seahawks are state semifinalists for the second straight year thanks to outscoring opponents 173-18, including 18-2 against their three postseason opponents. Leading the way is sophomore Remi Pimm, who has a Pasco County-record 64 goals, which is five shy of the state record and also leads the nation. While Pimm has 39 assists, junior Connor Spencer has a county-best 42 assists to go along with his 26 goals and fellow junior Cobi Shirmo has added 24 goals. Keeper Danny Hrenko has 20 shutouts and his previous three goals allowed have come on penalty kicks. The Mustangs are led by Michael Seng, who scored two goals against Jesuit in the region final. Merritt Island won a state title in 2009.

Mike Camunas

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