Garden City senior attckman Will Fuller. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) Anyone who knows Long Island lax knows there’s no such thing as a sure thing. There’s far too much parity for that. Just check out some of the teams still standing this week in Nassau and Suffolk.
Fairfield Prep junior attachman Brendan Rotanz. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) Championship Week is here. And you know what that means? It’s time for you to go on record with who you think will win. We’ll start now with Connecticut and come back with separate threads for Nassau and Suffolk and Section 1. Connecticut state tournament […]
Moments earlier, his team had wrapped up a 12-10 win over St. John the Baptist of West Islip and its first-ever New York Catholic Class A state championship. The celebration had now subsided and Iona Prep coach Rick Trizano called for their attention. “Guys, are you ready now to to walk off this field?” he […]
Fairfield University-bound Pete DiSalvo, left, and Iona Prep face St. John the Baptist today at 1 p.m. at Iona Prep for the New York State Class A championship. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) Sections 1 and 8 have the day off, but there’s plenty going on today, headlined by the FCIAC and Section 11 Class A […]
Here’s a rundown of what’s on tap in sections 1, 8 and 11, with Section 11 Class A semis still to be completed. For video highlights of Lakeland/Panas’ 9-6 Class A sectional semifinal win over Mahopac, click here
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Just received word via e-mail that today’s scheduled FCIAC semfinal doubleheader featuring Ridgefield vs. New Canaan and Wilton vs. Darien has been postponed till tomorrow. The games, which were scheduled for 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. today Brien McMahon, will now be played tomorrow. The schedule is as follows: Darien vs. Wilton, 3 p.m. and […]
Iona Prep’s Nick Trizano is five goals shy of 300 for his career. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) It could be a special 24 hours for Iona Prep attackman Nick Trizano. The Drexel-bound senior enters today’s New York State Catholic Class A semifinal against Canisius with 295 career goals. If Iona Prep wins, it will play […]
Top: Can junior defenseman John Bello, first-year coach Lew Janavey and the Somers Tuskers show some “Red Rage” (the team’s rally cheer) by advancing to thesectional finals for the first time since 2007? Above: Matt Gorski and Darien face rival Wilton in the FCIAC semifinals. (Photos by Ryan Rabidou/LaxLessons.com, top, and Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com/ above) By […]
In the next few weeks public school state champions in both New York and Connecticut will be crowned. Along the way we’ll also learn who received all-America recognition and respective state, sectional and conference accolades.
Steve Finnell’s Garden City team is in action today in the Nassau County semifinals against Plainedge. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com)
Brendan Donelan and No. 4 Brewster host No. 5 Hen Hud in a Class B sectional semifinal today. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com)
St. Anthony’s pulled away for a 17-9 win over rival Chaminade tonight in the CHSAA championship game at Hofstra. The win was especially sweet for the Friars, who last year suffered a 12-11 overtime loss to Chaminade in the title game.
Here we go, gang. This will be our last poll till the final poll at the end of the season.
Senior midfielder T.J. Tynan and Fox Lane visit rival Horace Greeley in the Section 1 Class B quarterfinals on Wednesday. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) By week’s end, we will have our championship matchups determined for sections 1, 8 and 11 as well as the FCIAC, SCC and SWC. But before we get to that point, […]
Things looked pretty bleak for the Syracuse men’s lacrosse team late in the fourth quarter of today’s NCAA Division I championship game. Cornell had taken its biggest lead at three goals with 5:31 remaining and were controlling the pace, running a patient, ball-control offense. But the Orange battled back and scored the last […]
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Top: Chris Daniello scored the first goal of Syracuse’s 17-7 win over Duke in today’s national semifinal victory. Above: Another former John Jay all-American, Kevin Drew, played a key role at d-middie for the Orange. (Photos by SU Athletic Communications) Hey gang, just a few moments ago, Syracuse advanced to its 16th NCAA championship game. […]
Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., host of this weekend’s NCAA championships.
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Click here for next week’s quarterfinal- and semifinal-round schedules for Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Dutchess, Nassau and Suffolk: Click here for next week’s quarterfinal- and semfinal-round schedules for the FCIAC and SCC.
Senior midfielder Cameron Ross and Darien lay out the welcome mat for visiting Norwalk today at 4 p.m. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com)
We’re down to the final four in Division I, folks. With the games set for Saturday, we are once again presenting our staff predictions. Be sure to post your picks as well. NCAA Division I tournament bracket
Garden City’s Brian Coleman, left, and Cornell-bound defenseman Thomas Keith of Syosset. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) We’ve got playoff games all over the place today, gang. Hope you’re ready. Ready to not only post your predictions and then take in the games, but pass along updates and info on the games you attend right here. […]
Holy Cross-bound senior attackman Myles Gillespie of Iona Prep holds the Metro tournament trophy with his teammate and brother Jack after the Gaels’ 17-7 title-game win over Fieldston at Iona Prep. Iona Prep and Fieldston are meeting for the Metro tournament title today and action gets under way in the Nassau County playoffs with Class […]
Hey guys, Several weeks ago I threw out there an early look at what the rest of New York state has to offer. Well, a lot has happened in that time. Many of the top teams in Sections 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 have made their move and are poised to earn their rightful […]
John Wiseman had a dream last night. “We were playing Yorktown,” said the former Wilton standout who is now the Warriors’ first-year head coach. “And we won 9-6.” But here’s where it gets interesting.
Rob Santangelo and Rye are hoping to win a fifth straight Class C sectional title. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) Much is made of the annual Charlie Murphy Cup between Yorktown and Lakeland/Panas. But the ‘Huskers also play another Cup game that honors of the program’s other founding father. Tonight at 7 p.m. at Wilton, Yorktown […]
Princeton-bound Bobby Lucas and Chaminade dropped a spot this week to No. 7 in the LaxLessons.com regional rankings. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) It’s playoff time, gang. Or close to it, at least. With all the seeds out, let’s check how our final regular-season rankings shake out.
Rye Country Day goaltender Chandler Grinnel breaks through for a one on one scoring opportunity against Iona Prep (top). After he scored a goal, he celebrates with teammates. (Photos by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) It probably won’t surprise you to hear I’ve been to countless lacrosse games. But this might. In just about every game, I’ve wound […]
JoJo Marasco now has 202 career goals. (Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) Reaching the 100-career goal mark in high school lacrosse is a rare feat. Today, Syracus University-bound Somers star JoJo Marasco accomplished something even more unusual. Marasco scored his 200th career goal today as Somers won at Brewster 13-7. New York state all-time goal-scoring leaders
Michael O’Hagan is one of five Division I-bound player on Iona Prep. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com)
Attackman Ryan Hunter of defending Nassau Class A champ Syosset. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) The seedings and matchups are out for the Nassau County playoffs, folks. There are some interesting matchups needless to say.
At left: Dylan Haas, John Bello (Somers). At right: Drew Beck, Andrew Masterson (John Jay). John Jay has won four straight titles. Somers is likely to be the top seed in the playoffs.
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It’s the grand finale, gang. Well sort of, at least. The final Saturday of the regular season features some interesting matchups. Let’s take a look, shall we.
Yorktown’s John Ranagan. (Photo by Ray Gallagher) When they talk about Yorktown’s 13-10 win tonight over John Jay years from now, most folks will start with two words. John Ranagan. The Hopkins-bound senior midfielder had one of those games that will forever will etched in the memories of those who witnessed it. Check back […]
John Jay defenseman Jeff Dunworth. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com) When did John Jay/Yorktown become, well, John Jay/Yorktown? As far as I can tell, it was 2004. I remember looking back at the crowd midway through the second quarter of the teams’ regular-season meeting (the first time John Jay ever won at Yorktown) and seeing the […]
Players from throughout the region have been selected to participate in the National Senior Showcase on June 20 at Bryant University in Rhode Island. Everybody’s all-Americans: Let’s hear your picks
Roy Colsey didn’t sleep well last night. His baby son made sure of that. Not that it mattered anyway. “I wasn’t going to get much sleep last night no matter what,” he said. After all, today was the day Ridgefield had marked on its calendar for weeks make that months. Maybe even years.