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Gonzaga Downs Paul VI 12-7 To Win Sixth Consecutive WCAC Title
Gonzaga rolled to the 2015 WCAC championship Monday night at the University of Maryland-College Park's Ludwig Field, storming past Paul VI (Va.) 12-5 to take the program's sixth consecutive league title. The Purple Eagles, entering the game ranked No. 3 in the USA Today High School Sports Super 25, rode a five-goal performance by senior attackman Timmy Monahan, who... Read More
Posted 1:00pm 05/12/15
While a few state champions have already been crowned this season, this week marks the first time this year Super 25 teams will finish their years and lock up championships. The Washington D.C./Northern Virginia area is first with the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) championship on tap for Monday evening. Later this week the MIAA A conference will host its... Read More
Posted 11:12am 05/11/15
Highland Park Doubles Up, Wins Both Texas THSLL Division Championships  (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The Texas state champions were crowed Sunday at Round Rock High School's Dragon Stadium just north of Austin, and it was a day-long celebration for the Highland Park Scots. A school out of Dallas fielding two varsity teams – one in THSLL Division I and one in Division II – the Highland Park teams each won their respective championships, a repeat of the same feat... Read More
Posted 7:02pm 05/10/15
Highland Park, The Woodlands Advance to Texas THSLL Division I Final, More (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising traveled to the Lone Star State for the weekend, where the Texas THSLL Division I and Division II championships are being held at Round Rock High School, just north of Austin. Saturday featured four games and delivered a great deal of excitement. The Division II semifinals saw Highland Park II – the program's second program comprised of an overall younger... Read More
Posted 8:43pm 05/09/15
The pressure is building around the country with state championship games getting played in Arizona and conference titles on the line in the Washington D.C./Northern Virginia region. Not to mention an exciting four-way tie for arguably the best high school league in the nation and a meeting of prep school powerhouses from Connecticut. This week is edge-of-your-seat... Read More
Posted 7:56am 05/04/15
The first state champion has been crowned with South Carolina playing its state championship last Saturday, but there are several big games, both regular and postseason matchups happening this week. Included in this weekís list is a game that could have a major impact on which team wins the IAC, a big meeting between Massachusetts powers, a New York private school power... Read More
Posted 9:58am 04/27/15
Mountain Vista defender Latrell Harris. (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The Mountain Vista Golden Eagles, ranked No. 4 in the most recent USA Today High School Sports Super 25 Colorado rankings, earned arguably the biggest win in the program's history on Saturday, outlasting No. 3 Kent Denver, 9-8. The Golden Eagles used a run to start the game – sparked by Colin Munro's behind-the-back goal to begin the game – and to separate themselves... Read More
Posted 1:17pm 04/26/15
Arapahoe's Charlie Leonard (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
It seems like everywhere you turn in Denver, lacrosse teams are being coached by former college stars, current pro players, former Division I coaches and others who've accomplished a great deal in the sport. Tuesday night was a great example of that, as we made our way south to Shea Stadium in Highlands Ranch, where Mountain Vista was hosting Highlands Ranch High... Read More
Posted 8:09pm 04/24/15
Mullen pulled off a big win by upsetting Arapahoe 14-13. (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The Mullen Mustangs pulled off a significant upset Monday night, edging the Arapahoe Warriors 14-13 to take down Colorado's fourth-ranked team in the latest USA Today High School Sports state rankings. The Mustangs entered the game at 4-6, needing a quality win to boost their resume leading into the playoffs. They got that Monday night, using a 6-2 first half to... Read More
Posted 12:30pm 04/21/15
Looking around the different regions of the country, it seems this week there are big games just about everywhere. And games of this caliber are only becoming more important as the season moves along. In the Mid-Atlantic, the nationís No. 1 team, the Haverford School, takes on Inter-Ac rival Episcopal Academy in a Friday matchup of the two best teams in Philadelphia this... Read More
Posted 8:48am 04/20/15