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Miller Place v. Huntington A rematch of the 2013 Suffolk County Class B Championships went down yesterday in Huntington, NY. Miller Place traveled to Huntington looking to prove they are more than just a team on the rise, theyíre a program that is here to stay. Coach Lizzi, head coach of Miller Place, has done a great job building a very respectable program over the past... Read More
Posted 12:11pm 05/15/14
Flyers v. Friars Freshman The freshman crazies were 'flyered' up and raring to go for the first whistle of St. Anthony's Chaminade freshman game. Chaminade got off to a quick three goal lead and finished the first half up 5 - 2. St. Anthonyís played zone the entire game. Chaminadeís athleticism all over the field was too much to handle for the Friars. Overall,... Read More
Posted 10:29am 05/09/14
  Geneva HS Section            V        Finger Lakes 1 Overview:  The Panthers have lost most of talent that led to their 17-2 season and rarified air they breathed last spring.  At present theyíre 4-3 (4-2 in league play) and unranked by the New York State... Read More
Posted 7:48am 05/06/14
         When Spring-time rolled around, I had the opportunity to observe a few key lacrosse games in my home state of New Jersey.  More than ever, itís clear that The Garden State is harvesting more than exceptional fruits and vegetables. It is also producing a variety of noteworthy lacrosse players.       ... Read More
Posted 9:14am 05/05/14
John Jay vs. Manhasset (Junior Varsity) John Jayís Junior Varsity team traveled to Manhasset High School on Wednesday, April 16th to play one of many competitive non-league games. It was apparent Manhasset had the depth, speed and skill to dominate this match-up. While it looked as though John Jay was going to have a long day against the Indians, they certainly held their... Read More
Posted 8:54am 04/25/14
On a dreary April afternoon, the Dexter School hosted Noble on an intimate turf field towards the front of campus. The Dexter School fielded a team of hockey players with lacrosse sticks in hand. Their limited depth forced the Dexter coaching staff to get creative in the substitution game. Noble is a tough, savvy, skilled, well-coached bunch of lacrosse players. I am not... Read More
Posted 8:11am 04/24/14
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