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Fall FLG in 3d: Saturday Photos (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The Fall FLG in 3d Shootout is taking place this weekend, and 3d Rising is set up in New Castle, Delaware, taking in the action Saturday and Sunday at the Kirkwood Soccer Complex.  Teams from all over the country traveled to face-off in the Mid-Atlantic this weekend, and the mix of teams competing on Day One at the Fall FLG in 3d Shootout was indeed mixed in terms... Read More
Posted 3:11pm 11/14/15
Big Four Fall Champions League 2015: Freshman Standouts (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The Big Four Fall Champions League was held this past weekend on the campus of The Hill School, just on the northwest side of Philadelphia, Pa., where many of the top club programs assembled and played for two days in what was for the most part good fall weather conditions. To put it simply, on Saturday we watched as much lacrosse as possible, and tried to take as many... Read More
Posted 6:25pm 11/12/15
Standouts from the NLF Freshman Tournament at Boys' Latin (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Once the rain lifted Sunday morning, college coaches who made their way to Baltimore were treated to a gorgeous fall day to kick off the fall recruiting season. On the campus of Boys’ Latin, the first NLF freshmen showcase was held and brought a strong group of club teams to the Mid-Atlantic. We were on hand to watch nine consecutive hours of games, switching fields... Read More
Posted 9:49pm 11/02/15
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The World Indoor Lacrosse Championships came to a close last weekend, wrapping up a weeklong celebration that took place on Onondaga Nation just south of Syracuse, New York. The favorite, Team Canada, took home the gold with a physical, fast-paced 12-8 win over the Iroquois Nationals. The win represents the red and white squad’s fourth title in as many tries at the... Read More
Posted 10:09am 10/03/15
Report from Jake Reed's 2015 Nike Blue Chip camp for 2018s. (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Jake Reed’s Nike Blue Chip series of camps again lived up to expectations this summer with an incredible concentration of the nation’s best players in the 2018 class all competing on the same two fields over the course of three days at UMBC just outside of Baltimore. The 2018 camp, which took place before the 2019 camp highlighted earlier on, was without... Read More
Posted 12:49pm 08/31/15
Orange Crush Recruiting Showcase: Standouts (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The Orange Crush College Recruiting Showcase is an event I’ve hit a few times now, and I like it more each time. It’s on the tail end of New York State’s championship weekend, and it always brings in most of the best players from Central New York, along with some of the best from the Southern Tier, the Capital Region, Western New York and Northern New York. This year,... Read More
Posted 2:45pm 08/14/15
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Maverik Showtime has become one of the premiere events of the summer recruiting circuit, and this year might have been the best one yet both in terms of the talent-filled roster and in terms of play on the field – some of the best seen so far this off season.  Paul Carcaterra, the former Syracuse All-American midfielder and current ESPN analyst, has managed to... Read More
Posted 9:59am 08/03/15
The Ride: Standouts from Nike's Showcase Event (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The Ride was an incredible four-day lacrosse experience on the Nike World Headquarters campus in Beaverton, Oregon, just a few miles away from downtown Portland. 3d Rising was on hand for the entire time, taking in the activities with other media members, coaches and the 100 players who were invited to participate in the event, which celebrated its third year and is... Read More
Posted 4:34pm 07/28/15
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The final day of The Ride, Nike’s cutting edge lacrosse-specific combine event, wrapped up at the company’s world headquarters Friday, capping an exciting and unique experience for players, coaches and members of the media alike. Friday morning began with media members, including some from lacrosse-specific entities and some from non-lacrosse entities, experiencing “... Read More
Posted 12:21pm 07/27/15
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Day three of The Ride, Nike’s lacrosse-specific, combine-style event at the company’s headquarters in Oregon, was an exciting one for the lacrosse industry and the recruits invited to the campus. The day started with a morning session for the athletes, followed by another “Locker” reveal for the players who were given additional pieces of Nike training apparel and... Read More
Posted 6:53pm 07/23/15