As far as early season Tuesdays go, it was a pretty eventful one, headline by Chaminade winning “Round 1” over rival St. Anthony’s 10-5 (photo from yesterday’s game above and article here).
Also yesterday, John Jay handled Rye 10-6; Fordham Prep stunned Iona Prep 10-9; West Islip beat Connetquot 8-7 in OT; and Mahopac beat Arlington 10-8.
To name just some of the interesting scores.
If the season is anything like Gameday Tuesday, 4/5 was, fasten your seatbelts, gang. We should be in for a wild ride.
Now, to what’s on the schedule for today.
Headlining the action is the start of the Connecticut public school schedule. There are several noteworthy games, including an intra-state contest between 2009 FCIAC champ Ridgefield and 2009 Section 1 Class B champ Somers, at Somers. The teams have split their meetings the last two years.
With the season in Connecticut now under way, be sure to exercise your right to vote in our latest poll question: “What do you think the outcome of the Darien-Greenwich game will be?”
That game is scheduled for this Saturday at 3 p.m. at Greenwich.
There are lots of interesting angles. Most notably, it’s a rematch of an FCIAC semifinal last year won by Greenwich 8-7. For more check out the LaxMagazine.com Northeast Region HS Network in which it’s been tabbed the “Game of the Week” by clicking here.
Here’s today’s slate in the nation’s No. 1 lacrosse hotbed, the Hudson Valley/Long Island/Connecticut region:
Amity at Fairfield Prep, 3:45 p.m.
Copiague at William Floyd, 4 p.m.
Farmington at Avon at Buckingham Field, 4 p.m.
Trumbull at Stamford, 4 p.m.
St. Joseph at Darien, 4 p.m.
Stratford at New Milford, , 4 p.m.
Brentwood at Half Hollow Hills East, 4 p.m.
Masuk at Notre Dame-Fairfield at McCarty Stadium at Notre Dame, 4 p.m.
Watertown at Wilbur Cross, 4 p.m.
East Catholic at Morgan at Eliot Middle School, 4 p.m.
Old Lyme at Old Saybrook, 4 p.m.
Woodstock Academy at Stonington at Donald Palmer Field, 4:15 p.m.
Harvey at Marvelwood, 4:15 p.m.
Hopkins at St. Luke’s, 4:15 p.m.
Canterbury at King, 4:15 p.m.
Clarkstown North at Nanuet, 4:15 p.m.
Sewanhaka at New Hyde Park, 4:15 p.m.
Suffern at Tappan Zee, 4:15 p.m.
Danbury at Wilton at Fujitani Field, 4:30 p.m.
Northport at Ward Melville, 4:30 p.m.
Suffield at Westminster, 4:30 p.m.
Avon Old Farms vs. Phillips Exeter, 4:30 p.m.
Loomis Chaffee at Taft, 4:30 p.m.
Newington at Xavier, 4:30 p.m.
Southington at South Windsor, 4:30 p.m.
Wappingers at Brewster, 4:30 p.m.
Mamaroneck at Bronxville, 4:30 p.m.
White Plains at Pelham, 4:30 p.m.
Scarsdale at Eastchester, 4:30 p.m.
Dobbs Ferry at Hastings, 4:30 p.m.
Smithtown East at Commack, 4:30 p.m
Elmont at West Hempstead, 4:30 p.m.
Herricks at Plainview JFK, 4:30 p.m.
Hempstead at Freeport, 4:30 p.m.
Valley Stream at Uniondale, 4:30 p.m.
North Babylon at West Babylon, 4:30 p.m.
Bay Shore at Patchogue-Medford, 4:30 p.m.
Longwood at Lindenhurst, 4:30 p.m.
Riverhead at Half Hollow Hills West, 4:30 p.m.
Edgemont at New Rochelle, 4:30 p.m.
Mepham at Floral Park, 4:30 p.m.
Hicksville at Oceanside, 4:30 p.m.
O’Neill at Peekskill at Torpey Field, 4:30 p.m.
Middletown at Minisink Valley, 4:30 p.m.
FDR-Hyde Park at Pine Bush, 4:30 p.m.
Valley Central at Newburgh Free Academy, 4:30 p.m.
Kingston at Warwick, 4:30 p.m.
Port Washington at Syosset, 4:45 p.m.
Lawrence at Roslyn, 4:45 p.m.
Carey at Friends, 4:45 p.m.
Greenwich at Westhill, 5 p.m.
New Fairfield at Bethel at DeSantis Field, 5 p.m.
Simsbury at Joel Barlow at Field J, 5 p.m.
Walt Whitman at Sachem North, 5 p.m.
West Haven at Hamden, 5 p.m.
Saunders at Irvington, 5 p.m.
Calhoun at Plainedge, 5 p.m.
Bunnell at Weston, 5:30 p.m.
Pomperaug at Immaculate, 5:30 p.m.
Ridgefield at Somers, 6 p.m.
East Islip at Smithtown West, 6 p.m.
Sachem East at Middle Country, 7 p.m.
Locust Valley at MacArthur, 7 p.m.
East Meadow at Farmingdale, 7 p.m.
Ellington at Suffield at Beneski Field, 7 p.m.
Cheshire at Daniel Hand, 7 p.m.
Fairfield Ludlowe at Fairfield Warde, 7 p.m.
East Lyme at Guilford, 7 p.m.
Branford at Brien McMahon, 7 p.m.
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This week’s college schedule
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