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With the 2017 scholastic lacrosse season off and running, we bring you the first edition of the Lax.com Rising HS Games of the Week. Every week throughout the high school season, Lax.com and 3d Rising will examine some of the most highly anticipated boys matchups taking place from coast to coast. We kick it off with a look at some of the high profile matchups taking... Read More
Posted 8:16am 02/20/17
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The STX Rising DI East training camp – the first event in the STX Rising Showcase Series – was held from January 6 to January 8 in Davenport, just outside of Orlando. There, nearly 400 players turned out for the evolution of the training camp that builds on the 3d Blue Chip model in cooperation with Baltimore-based STX. In two sessions Friday night, players engage... Read More
Posted 12:29pm 02/12/17
3d Rising had eyes on a variety of events this fall, and as we make our way through a lot of the notes and observations we made, we’ll share more of those as we head toward the end of the year. Here’s a look at our scouts’ thoughts on some of the most impressive players at the Autumn Gold Fall Showcase event put on at Towson University, one of the stops we’ve made sure... Read More
Posted 7:38pm 12/13/16
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The College Bound Series Delaware, an event co-hosted by Denver-based 3d Lacrosse and the IMG Academy out of Bradenton, Florida, took place the weekend of November 5 and 6 at Appoquinimink High School in Middletown. More than 40 squads spent two days at the 12-field facility, competing in round-robin games in front of nearly 50 college coaches who took in the action... Read More
Posted 12:56pm 11/25/16
Rising DIII Fall Showcase: Standouts
The Rising DIII Fall Showcase was held this past Sunday on the campus of the Noble & Greenough School, located just outside of Boston in Dedham, Massachusetts. Now in its second year, the event gives prospective student athletes the chance to train in front of about 30 Division III schools and then compete for most of the day. Afterward, players are invited to meet... Read More
Posted 10:26am 10/19/16
Rising DIII Showcase Series: June Standouts
The Rising DIII Showcase, a premiere recruiting event for Division III-bound players held twice each year, took place in late June and is now in its third full year, with a second component scheduled for this fall. Put on by 3d Lacrosse, the summer event draws about 120 players from across the country, who spend two days training and developing their skills together... Read More
Posted 10:58am 07/26/16
On Friday June 10, Stony Brook University played host to the Black Card Showcase, one of several big events kicking off the summer recruiting circuit. As the lead in to the Platinum Cup, an event for some of the best-known club programs from around the country, the day featured 2018s, 2019s, and 2020s squaring off in three games each throughout the day. As a bonus... Read More
Posted 2:26pm 06/18/16
Iroquois Nationals U19 Second Round Tryouts: High-School Age Standouts
This past weekend the Iroquois Nationals held the organization’s second round of tryouts for next summer’s FIL U19 World Lacrosse Championships, which will be held in Coquitlam, British Columbia. About 100 players from reservations throughout the Lake Ontario region gathered on Saturday at the Pinnacle Athletics Complex in Victor, just outside of Rochester.... Read More
Posted 11:46am 12/23/15
Midwest Top 80 2015: Standouts
This past weekend the second annual Midwest Elite Top 80 Showcase was held at the beautiful Grand Park Sports Complex, just outside of Indianapolis, Indiana. More than 250 players and 30 college coaches were on hand for an event that featured many of the top undiscovered players from throughout the Midwest. A snowy Saturday made conditions tough for both the players and... Read More
Posted 10:02am 11/27/15
Terrapin Classic 2015: Saturday Standouts
The Terrapin Classic was held this past weekend at the University of Maryland - College Park, and 3d Rising had eyes on the ground as usual. Below is a look at a few of the players who stood out as we cruised the fields on Saturday, making our way from game to game. Be sure to visit throughout November as we hit the recruiting trail to check out rising lacrosse... Read More
Posted 12:11pm 11/13/15