The Owen Sound VanDolder's Home Team tykes dropped a tough 5-4 decision to the Centre Wellington Mohawks in the Ontario Lacrosse Association Zone 8 A championship on Tuesday.
Tyson Morrison, Brodie Aberdein, Cole Gowan and Tyson Downs scored for Owen Sound.
The NorthStars are now off to the Ontario Lacrosse Festival provincial championships in Whitby from Aug. 5 to 7.
The Owen Sound tykes open the tournament on Aug. 5 at 12:30 p.m. against the Windsor Warlocks.
They are then in action against the Uxbridge Enforcers on Aug. 5 at 6 p.m.
The NorthStars wrap up pool play against the Nepean Knights at 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 6.