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The historic rivalries between New England and the Manhattan/New York region dates bake to the early 1930ís when New Yorkers started reinventing the recipe for Clam Chowda. New Englanders took it personally when New Yorkers began adding tomatoes to their clam soup making it light, not creamy. A bill would ensue making it illegal to put tomatoes into your clam chowder.... Read More
Posted 2:06pm 04/23/14
Port Washington vs. Baldwin   Port Washington or Paul D. Schreiber High School #22 Luke Cummings 2015 Paul Schreiber High School Position: Midfield Sub-position: Face-off, Offense Rating: Watch-list College Commitment: Lafayette   Before the game Coach Rooney said, ìComing into Lukeís junior season, he was more of a roll player. This year, Luke has... Read More
Posted 1:26pm 04/23/14
Not sure about the rest of the country, but Mother Nature has been most uncooperative so far this spring.  This week is Spring Break for many Upstate NY high schools, and on Monday we basked in 77-degree temperatures.  However, on Tuesday the temps dropped and we got an inch or two of snow that hung around through Wednesdayís forecasted high of 34 degrees!... Read More
Posted 4:38am 04/19/14
High School lacrosse is beginning to heat up in the Lone Star State.  Texas has a heap of athletes and many sharp coaches that are contributing to the growth of knowledge in this burgeoning state.  Below are the top five programs as I see it as well as some more top prospects in the great state of Texas.          ... Read More
Posted 2:22am 04/11/14
Chaminade vs. St. Anthonyís JV Part 1 The first match-up of this Catholic School rivalry was all about the black and gold. Dominating every part of the field, the St. Anthonyís Friars handedly defeated the Chaminade Flyers 13 to 2. Utilizing unselfish, hard-nosed and fundamental play, St. Aís really showcased well in this game. Without further ado, letís discus our... Read More
Posted 2:16pm 04/10/14
3d Rising Report: 2014 AJO4Lax Fest   Coverage of the Georgia lacrosse scene kicks off with the 8th annual AJO4Lax Fest at Pope High School.    The AJO4Lax Fest honors the memory of Andrew Oswald, a star Pope High School attack man who tragically died as a result of a single-car accident in Marietta, GA in 2005. Proceeds from the event support the... Read More
Posted 7:38am 04/09/14
              It has been known for many years that the state of Maryland has some of the best lacrosse in the country. With national powerhouses such as Boys Latin, St. Pauls, and McDonogh, there are always numerous Division 1 players on display. The Old Line State boasts 6 teams currently in the Under Armour... Read More
Posted 8:02am 04/03/14
On a dark and stormy afternoon at Bayport Blue Point High School in southeastern Long Island, the Shoreham Wading River Menís Lacrosse team faced-off against the Bayport-Blue Point Phantoms. Shoreham Wading River For the first time in nearly 20 years, the Shoreham Menís lacrosse program will be under new leadership. This past fall head Coach Tom Rotanz was not re-... Read More
Posted 11:52am 04/01/14
Texas, long known for its high school football pageantry, is on the rise within the prep lacrosse realm.  Teams such as Dallas Jesuit, Highland Park, the Episcopal School of Dallas, and The Woodlands have garnered attention on the national scene in various rankings and articles.  More and more Texans are committing to play lacrosse at the next level.  If... Read More
Posted 11:10am 03/28/14
Got out on the road again in mid-November, heading east on the New York State Thruway to catch the action and talent at the Capital Clash at SUNY Albany.  There were 43 teams and 11 fields, and games started at 8 AM, but I was there bright and early to see all that there was to see.             I hadnít been on... Read More
Posted 11:13am 12/11/13