West Islip has been a model of consistency since the debut of the LaxLessons.com Top 25 regional rankings.
The Lions have held on to the top spot since the outset.
But there has been plenty of commotion in the other spots, folks. And that continues this week.
1. West Islip: Nicky Galasso had five goals on six shots as the Lions pulled away to beat Chaminade 10-6. (Last week: No. 1)
2. Yorktown: ‘Huskers awaiting meeting with longtime rival Ward Melville on Saturday at 1 p.m. at Charlie Murphy Field. (Last week: No. 3)
3. Manhasset: Indians and Connor English, who already has 24 goals, are riding high after dramatic win at Darien. (Last week: No. 4)
4. Darien: Blue Wave await April 25 showdown against Yorktown. (Last week: No. 2)
5. Ridgefield: Tigers have been getting their point(s) across so far. (Last week: No. 7)
6. Chaminade: Flyers were outmatched in second half of 10-4 loss to West Islip. (Last week: No. 5)
7. Garden City: Trojans (7-1) haven’t lost since dropping season-opener to Syosset 6-3. (Last week: No. 13)
8. St. Anthonys: Friars looking to establish some consistency. (Last week: No. 8 )
9. Fairfield Prep: Intriguing matchup against St. Anthony’s is set for Wednesday. (Last week: No. 9)
10. Cold Spring Harbor: Seahawks held Somers star Joe Marasco to one goal in a 7-3 win. (Last week: No. 10)
11. Comsewogue: Huge one-goal win over Manhasset catapults ‘Wogue among the elite. (Last week: Not ranked)
12. Rocky Point: Will battle Comsewogue on Thursday in Suffolk showdown. (Last week: No. 12)
13. Port Washington: At 5-0 team may still be a bit underrated. (Last week: No. 16)
14. Lynbrook: Brandon Ayers and company awaiting showdown vs. Garden City on Wednesday. (Last week: No. 17)
15. Greenwich: Cardinal piled up 31 goals in first two games. (Last week: No. 11)
16. Shoreham-Wading River: Impressive win over New Jersey power Mountain Lakes was eye-opening to say the least. (Last week: Not ranked)
17. John Jay: After impressive win over Rye, Indians came back down to earth by falling big at Corning East. (Last week: No. 15)
18. Lakeland/Panas: Rebels will take on rival Mahopac tonight at 7 . (Last week: No. 21)
19. Somers: Tuskers face John Jay and Horace Greeley back-to-back. (Last week: No. 19)
20. Rye: Garnets bounced back from loss to John Jay with impressive win over Iona Prep. (Last week: No. 22)
21. Iona Prep: Gaels are eager to rebound from 13-8 loss to Rye. (Last week: No. 18)
22. William Floyd: Colonials took West Islip yes, that West Islip down to the wire to crack the Top 25. (Last week: Unranked)
23. Baldwin: Dominique Alexander has started the season on a scoring tear. (Last week: No. 24)
24. Plainedge: Dan Rogers had three goals in an 8-7 win over South Side. (Last week: No. 25)
25. Sachem North: Hoping to stay unbeaten after game against William Floyd on Wednesday. (Last week: Unranked)
Dropped out: Mount Sinai, Massapequa, Wilton, Ward Melville
BY REGION – Top 5
1. Yorktown, 2. John Jay, 3. Lakeland/Panas, 4. Somers, 5. Rye
1. Manhasset, 2. Chaminade, 3. Garden City, 4. Cold Spring Harbor, 5. Port Washington
1. West Islip, 2. St. Anthonys, 3. Comsewogue, 4. Shoreham-Wading River, 5. Rocky Point.
1. Darien, 2. Ridgefield, 3. Fairfield Prep, 4. Greenwich, 5. Wilton
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