Photos by Ray Nelson/MaxPreps.com Fresh off a big win over Northport, Sachem North got another big Suffolk County (NY) Division 1 win on Wednesday, defeating  Hauppauge 12-4. Joe Caridi had four goals and two assists for the Flaming Arrows. Sean O’Brien had three goals and an assist and Jimmy Hoffman one goal and two assists. […]

Photos by Ray Nelson/MaxPreps.com Sachem East improved to 6-3 on Wednesday with a 9-3 Suffolk County (NY) Division 1 win over Connetquot (3-6). Jason DeBenedictis and Nick Page each had three goals for Sachem East. DeBenedictis dished out three assists. Goalie Mike Bollinger finished with 14 saves. Three players – Nick Bellinato, Collin Grippo and […]

* High School Scoreboard, Thursday, 4/16 Before we get to Thursday’s slate, a quick look back at an eventful Wednesday. It started with many in the tristate waking up to a surprise — snow that had accumulated overnight, marking the first time that’s happened in the New York City region in three years. For the […]

We’ve been spotlighting the date April 19 in this space since February back when tristate residents woke up to snow on the ground. Now, it’s mid-April and some things have never changed — we’re still talking about Saturday and we also woke up to snow on the ground. Headlining Saturday’s stacked slate will be the […]

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Photo by Ray Nelson/MaxPreps.com A one-goal win over Locust Valley in a battle of 5-1 teams has moved defending Nassau County (NY) champ Friends to the No. 17 spot in this week’s Top 25 tristate rankings. Here are the latest LaxLessons Tristate Top 25 rankings. 1. Smithtown West (NY), 8-0: Bulls’ lone game this week […]

Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com James Sullivan and the Garden City Trojans are one of three New York powers playing nationally regarded teams from the Baltimore area in games at three different locations on Thursday, April 17. The short lifespan of the varsity lacrosse season is evident by the fact that this week, just a week […]

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Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com Tyler Miller of Rye Country Day (NY) had five goals in a big win over Canterbury (CT) last week. Each week, we highlight top performances by varsity players and coaches from the nation’s No. 1 hotspot for the lacrosse, the NY/NJ/CT tristate region. Players of the Week New York Babylon’s Nick […]

LaxLessons, home of the premier lacrosse coaching instruction website and mobile app, is pleased to announce the launch of LaxLessons Women and a partnership with Epoch Lacrosse. The new partners will provide a free Epoch Dragonfly shaft to the first 100 coaches to sign up for an annual playbook subscription. LaxLessons Women builds upon LaxLessons’ […]

We recently released our inaugural Tristate Top 100 preseason player rankings. While there were no precise numerical rankings for each player, they were ranked in groups of 10, beginning with the first group of 10 (Players 1-10) and ending with the final group of 10 (Players 90-100). Our reason for doing that is to underscore […]

We recently released our inaugural Tristate Top 100 preseason player rankings. While there were no precise numerical rankings for each player, they were ranked in groups of 10, beginning with the first group of 10 (Players 1-10) and ending with the final group of 10 (Players 90-100). Our reason for doing that is to underscore […]

LaxLessons.com is the leading resource for lacrosse plays and lacrosse drills. You can subscribe to LaxLessons.com’s playbook, featuring animated drills and plays for your team here: LaxLessons.com/plays. Each month, we will highlight one of LaxLessons’ array of plays. First up: a play called “Dr.” It’s a man-up play run out of a 1-4-1 set with […]

The following are links for boys lacrosse collegiate commitments from the nation’s No. 1 hotbed for lacrosse, the New York/New Jersey/Connecticut tristate area, for the high school graduating classes of 2014 (current seniors), 2015 (current juniors), 2016 (current sophomores) and 2017 (current freshmen). If you have a commitment to report, or any additions to make […]

We now transition from our High School Gameday Center for Wednesday, April 16 to our score rundown. NY Bellmore JFK 13, Lawrence 7 East Islip 15, Copiague 3 Glen Cove 10, New Hyde Park 9 Half Hollow Hills West 5, Bay Shore 4 Harrison 14, New Rochelle 7 John Jay 6, Manhasset 5 Lindenhurst 14, […]

* High School Scoreboard, Tuesday, 4/15 Manhasset and John Jay renew their Long Island/Hudson Valley rivalry at 6 p.m. at ‘Set, which will look to avenge for a John Jay win last year. In New Jersey, Ridge (6-1) visits Immaculata (5-2). On Long Island, Ward Melville at Half Hollow Hills East should be a good […]

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We now transition from our High School Gameday Center for Tuesday, April 15 to our score rundown. NY Ithaca 11, Irondequoit 5 Iona Prep 11, Fordham Prep 7 Lakeland/Panas 11, Penn Yan 10 Pleasantville at Somers, ppd., Wednesday, 2:30 p.m. Schenectady 12, Columbia 11 White Plains 7, Pelham 6, OT Yorktown 14, Hen Hud 6 […]

Photos by Ray Nelson/MaxPreps.com Joe Caridi scored three goals and had one assist as Sachem North picked up a big 9-7 Suffolk Count (N.Y.) Division 1 win over Northport on Monday. Kevin Bragaglia and Tom Haun both added two goals. Jacob Giacalone made nine saves. * Photo gallery archive Have a recruiting commitment to report? […]

* High School Scoreboard Central, Monday, 4/14 Make sure you’ve filed your taxes so you can enjoy one of the big ones on tap for Tuesday. There’s a marquee NY vs. NJ clash as Bergen Catholic hosts Chaminade. BC is 6-0, Chaminade is 5-0. That’s not the only big Catholic battle as Fordham Prep and […]

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Photos by Dave Anderson/MaxPreps.com University of North Carolina-bound Pat McCormick had four goals and three assists as Hicksville beat Nassau County (N.Y.) rival Long Beach 13-7 on Monday night. Wade Walker, Mike Osmundsen and TJ Kilmetis each had two goals and one assist. Goalie Ryan Toomey made 10 saves for ‘Ville, which led only 5-4 […]

Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com We now transition from our High School Gameday Center for Monday, April 14 to our score rundown. NY Caldwell 9, Morristown 3 Calhoun 9, Mepham 5 Comsewogue 9, Sayville 6 Eastport-South Manor 17, Kings Park 1 Hicksville 13, Long Beach 7 Highland 16, Albertus Magnus 5 Locust Valley 16, MacArthur-Levittown 11 […]

Prior to 2013, the last time Darien didn’t win either a Connecticut state title or Fairfield County Interscholastic Association championship was 1996. So to say the Blue Wave are on a mission in 2014 would be an understatement. That sense of urgency was on display Saturday as Darien defeated national power Niskayuna. In the ultra […]

Interstate matchups will be more prominent than ever — and that’s saying something — this coming week. (For a rundown of all that’s ahead this spring break week, click here.) But today, to start the week, we spotlight two intercounty rivalries on Long Island. Sayville at Comsewogue in Suffolk County and  Long Beach at Hicksville […]

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