Varsity games to watch this week One quick glance at our “Games to watch this week” Sunday feature is all you need to know what a big week ahead we have. The latest Tristate Top 25 rankings show the importance of each game and how one upset here or there can cause a complete upheaval […]

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Connecticut’s got next. The varsity lacrosse regular season began in the tristate in the middle of March. Public schools team did not even begin their official practices, however, until March 24. This week marks the beginning of regular-season games with action set to start on Wednesday, April 9. That’s one of the big headlines as […]

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There were some close calls, but each of the top three teams in the Tristate Top 25 enjoyed undefeated weeks. There was some drama involving our No. 4- and No. 5-ranked teams, but Ward Melville held on to its No. 4 ranking by outlasting No. 5 Yorktown in overtime. While the Top 5 remain the […]

Lakeland/Panas outlasted Yorktown 8-7 in overtime to win the 2010 Class A title in one of the most memorable title games in New York’s Section 1 in recent history. The Rebels’ postseason run ended with a loss to West Islip in the state semifinals. The following year, the Rebels made it back to the sectional […]

Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com Pleasantville (NY) senior Brendan Halloran is among our latest players of the 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 Bronxville’s Henry Grass had five goals and four […]

With the accelerated recruiting commitment process, there’s no shortage of freshman players grabbing attention. But many, if not most, of them have yet to play varsity before giving verbals. That’s why the story of a player who has emerged as a force on the varsity scene this spring is so noteworthy. After all, Herschel Halesworth […]

Photos by Ray Nelson/MaxPreps.com Georgetown-bound junior attackman Daniel Bucaro, above, scores a one-handed wraparound after regaining his footing to give defending New York state champion Ward Melville an 8-7 overtime win over visiting Yorktown on Saturday in the longtime rivals’ first meeting since 2010. Below, Bucaro celebrates after netting the dramatic game-winner. Ward Melville freshman […]

Click on the links for stats and stories. Air Force 19, Mercer 6 Army 8, Boston University 7 Bucknell 16, Mount St. Mary’s 6 Canisius 9, Manhattan 4 Detroit 12, Marist 11 Drexel 13, Penn State 12, 3 OT Duke 15, Notre Dame 7 Fairfield 9, Michigan 8 Georgetown 10, Providence 8 Harvard 14, Cornell […]

We now transition from our High School Gameday Center for Saturday, April 5 to our score rundown. Here are boys varsity finals. NY: Bronxville 17, Pelham 0 Carey 13, Bethpage 5 Cazenovia 13, Baldwinsville 5 Chaminade 8, West Islip 6 Cold Spring Harbor 10, Manhasset 9, OT Commack 16, Deer Park 1 Fox Lane 6, […]

Two of the top programs in Section 1 (NY) met in Cross River on Thursday as John Jay pulled away to beat Rye 10-5. Michigan-bound Shawn Smith led the way for the Indians with three goals and two assists. Ryan Lee had three assists. Rye got two goals each from Penn-bound Chris Santangelo and Cal […]

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An ESPNU doubleheader on Saturday will showcase four ACC schools in the Division I Top 10 rankings. Beginning at noon, No. 3 Duke faces No. 8 Notre Dame, as the teams stand in second place in the ACC standings with identical 2-1 records. Mike Corey and Matt Ward are the announcers. Following at 3 p.m., […]

* High School Scoreboard Central, Friday, 4/4 They’ve combined for 14 New York state titles. Today, they will be renewing their rivalry. In a development first reported by Joe Lombardi on LaxLessons.com’s Lacrosse Insider premium coverage section back in December, one of the nation’s most tradition-rich rivalries is being renewed this season. Two of the […]

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We now transition from our High School Gameday Center for Friday, April 4 to our score rundown. Here are boys varsity finals. NY: Bayport-Blue Point 15, East Hamptom 10 Bellport 19, Center Moriches 10 Comsewogue 8, Harborfields 3 Eastchester 14, Dobbs Ferry 3 Edgemont 11, New Rochelle 8 Islip 6, Miller Place 5 Huntington 15, […]

Photos by Dave Anderson/MaxPreps.com Smithtown West (NY), the No. 1 team in the LaxLessons Tristate Top 25 rankings, ran its record to 6-0 Thursday by picking up a hard-earned 8-4 win over visiting West Islip. University of Maryland-bound Christian Zawadzki had three goals and two assists. Sophomore Jimmy Caddigan added two goals and an assist. […]

Fairfield Prep will officially start its quest for a second straight Connecticut Class L state champion on Wednesday, April 9 when it hosts Daniel Hand to open the regular season at 4 p.m. at University Field. If the Stags once again end the season in celebration, Cam Harris will undoubtedly play a large role. Harris […]