High School Zone: Connecticut

2018 Connecticut Class L All-State Boys Lacrosse Team Player School Class Grade Team   ATTACK Jack Feda Greenwich L 11 1 Logan McGovern Darien L 12 1 Brian Minicus Darien L 12 1 Jack Raba Cheshire L 12 1 Mason Reale Fairfield Prep L 11 1 Brain Calabrese Wilton L 12 2 Mac Deane New […]

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2018 CHSLCA All-Americans, Academic All-Americans, Other Awards Player School Position Class Grade   ALL-AMERICANS (16) Nick Alviti New Fairfield Defense M 11 Andrew Calabrese Wilton Goalie L 11 Sean Collins Darien Goalie L 12 Nick Crovatto New Canaan Midfield L 12 Andrew Darby Darien Defense L 12 John DeLucia Guilford Attack M 11 Noah Isaacson […]

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Do you think HS lacrosse needs a shot clock? #hslax #lacrosse #laxshotclock #lax — Joe Lombardi (@Joe_Lombardi) June 9, 2018 Let’s be clear. Running the lacrosse equivalent of former North Carolina men’s basketball coach Dean Smith’s “four corners” offense is well within the rules. But is it the “right” way to win a championship? That’s […]

Here’s the rundown of Saturday’s New York and Connecticut state championship and New Jersey Tournament of Champions winners: New York NYSPHSAA championship games played at St. John Fisher College in Rochester. Class A Ward Melville (Section 11) 15, West Genesee (Section 3) 2 Class B Garden City (Section 8) 7, Victor (Section 5) 6 Class […]

The president of Fairfield Prep used the school’s graduation ceremony as a platform to express his anger over students in the school’s “Bomb Squad” cheering section making anti-Semitic chants during the Jesuits’ 11-10 win over Staples in the CIAC state playoffs. For more on the story, click here. Fairfield Prep president uses graduation ceremony as […]

Two tristate standouts are among the first 11 boys who have been selected to compete in the 13th annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Game on June 30 at Johns Hopkins University’s historic Homewood Field. The girls game will get underway at 5:30 p.m., immediately followed by the boys’ game at 8 p.m. The game’s participants, […]

Who’s the No. 1 varsity boys lacrosse team in the tristate as the 2018 season starts? We conducted a series of four polls and now have our regional winners. The winner of our final 24-hour poll will be voted best team in the tristate entering the seasons. The Final Four consists of Darien (Connecticut), Ward Melville […]

Who’s the No. 1 varsity boys lacrosse team in the tristate as the 2018 season starts? We’re conducting a series of four polls and then a final tristate poll with each of the regional winners. Our fourth and final 24-hour poll is Connecticut. The winner in the Nutmeg State will be in the Final Four that […]

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As we start a new year, we thought this would be a good time to take a quick look back at this past year. So now, here are the Top 20 stories our readers most enjoyed in 2017. Former Hudson Valley lacrosse star dies on Long Island at age 27 NJ varsity lacrosse player dead […]

Salisbury School (CT) saw a baker’s dozen seniors sign their National Letters of Intent on Day 1 of Fall Signing Period on Wednesday, Nov. 8. Salisbury School 2018 LSM Paul Governale, a native of Manhasset (NY), signs his NLI with Vermont. Bergen Catholic signees Sean Gibson (Widener) and Travis Talarico (Bucknell).   The three Sparta […]

On your mark. Get set. Sign! National Letter of Intent Fall Signing Period starts Wednesday, Nov. 8 and ends Wednesday, Nov. 15. For more, click here. Be sure to send your signing photos to info@laxlessons.com or directly to Joe Lombardi at joe@laxlessons.com. Here’s a college-by-college rundown of Division I commitments for tristate members of the […]

Get those pens and paper ready. National Letter of Intent Fall Signing Period starts Wednesday, Nov. 8 and ends Wednesday, Nov. 15. For more, click here. Be sure to send your signing photos to info@laxlessons.com or directly to Joe Lombardi at joe@laxlessons.com. Here’s a college-by-college rundown of commitments for tristate members of the Class of […]

It won’t be long now. National Letter of Intent Fall Signing Week will be getting underway very soon. Right after Election Day, in fact. This year’s fall period starts Wednesday, Nov. 8 and lasts through Wednesday, Nov. 15. As always, we will be providing in-depth coverage of this once-in-a-lifetime moment for so many throughout the […]

We’re just a day away from the complete reveal of the Tristate Top 100 player rankings. Super Sunday will see the unveiling of the Top 50 players in the rankings on our Lacrosse Insider premium coverage section, completing our countdown. To get caught up, click here. You can report a new commitment or any commitments […]

The summer travel season is now one for the books. We’ve been providing daily reports the last few weeks on players who stood out in all the high school classes on LaxLessons.com’s Lacrosse Insider premium coverage section. If you have tips, thoughts and nominations, email us at info@laxlessons.com. Here’s a sampling of some stories: Class of 2019 summer standouts […]