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(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising spent the weekend of April 1 through April 3 just outisde of Seattle, Washington, posting up for three days at Mercer Island High School, the host of the annual Northwest Invitational. Put on by former former and longtimer Mercer Island head coach Ian O'Hearn, the event brings the best teams from Washington, Oregon, Nevada, British Columbia and even Montana to... Read More
Posted 6:59pm 04/04/16
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising spent the weekend of April 1 through April 3 just outisde of Seattle, Washington, posting up for three days at Mercer Island High School, the host of the annual Northwest Invitational. Put on by former former and longtimer Mercer Island head coach Ian O'Hearn, the event brings the best teams from Washington, Oregon, Nevada, British Columbia and even Montana to... Read More
Posted 9:14am 04/04/16
Rising High School Notebook: Oregon Trip Update 2 (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The 3d Rising trip to Portland, Oregon continued Wednesday night with a visit to Beaverton High School, where we got to watch a great game between the Beavers and Sherwood, two teams we expect to be considered for spots in the Rising State-by-State Rankings when we add Oregon to the list next week. Beaverton, led by three goals from senior attackman Anthony Kerkar,... Read More
Posted 7:48pm 03/31/16
3d Rising is out in Oregon checking out the high school scene. (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising has made the long trip out to Portland, Oregon, where we're on a five-day mission to watch some of the more notable programs from the Northwest play in a variety of different locations. We'll be in the Beaver State until this weekend, when we head to Seattle, Washington, for the Northwest Invitational event.  Our first stop after getting in late Monday... Read More
Posted 1:27pm 03/30/16
Deerfield Academy and IMG Academy went at it in Florida this past weekend. (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
After our five day run at 3d Spring Break, we made our way down to Bradenton, Florida, one more time on the trip in order to catch a bonus viewing — an impromptu scrimmage on Saturday afternoon between the IMG Academy and Deerfield Academy (Mass.), two USA Today Super 25 squads at this point in the season. IMG Academy, coming off a pair of wins to open the season... Read More
Posted 12:45pm 03/28/16
St. Viator of Illinois picked up a 9-8 win over Kent Denver of Colorado at 3d Spring Break. (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising has spent the last few days camped out on lacrosse fields along Florida's Gulf Coast as part of our trip to the annual 3d Spring Break program, a three-week long training opportunity that sees schools from across the country travel to St. Petersburgh for a week of training, practicing, scrimmages and, for some teams, even official games.  The week is... Read More
Posted 1:58pm 03/25/16
Rising High School Notebook: 3d Spring Break 2016 Update (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
An annual tradition, we made our way down to St. Petersburg Monday morning to meet up with the 3d Lacrosse crew and more than 20 scholastic lacrosse teams from across the country who are down on the Gulf Coast fora week of training, scrimmages, official games and team bonding. Here's a look at the teams participating this week.  Monday night, we drove over... Read More
Posted 8:59pm 03/22/16
Brine King of Spring 2016: Players Who Shined (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising made it down to the Raleigh/Durham, N.C. region last weekend for the annual Brine King of the Spring event, which is a great place to see a whole bunch of different teams from up and down the Atlantic Coast. Teams from North Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, Maryland and even Ontario made it to this year’s event, making for a great mix. We spent most of our... Read More
Posted 3:32pm 03/20/16
Photos: Hill Academy vs. St. Paul's, March 16, 2016
The Hill Academy (Ont.), with a 12-9 win over St. Paul's Thursday night, improved to 3-0 on the season and on its annual Mid-Atlantic road trip.  Behind two goals and six assists from Cornell-bound Jeff Teat, the Hill put on an excellent display of offense, but also some good defense on the other end, forcing the talented St. Paul's shooters down the alley to low... Read More
Posted 12:22pm 03/17/16
Rising Notebook: Brine King of the Spring, Day Three (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The Brine King of the Spring event wrapped up Sunday at Durham County Memorial Stadium, with two contests we were able to watch, allowing us to see three teams for the first time this season and one of the MIAA's teams to watch this year, Calvert Hall.  The Cardinals, playing their third game of the weekend and in as many days, slowly built momentum throughout the... Read More
Posted 10:29am 03/14/16