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(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The second day of The Ride, Nike Lacrosse’s high profile combine-style event now in its third year, got underway Tuesday at the Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon. The 100 players invited to the event, about 50 boys and 50 girls, began the day with Sparq Combine session held on Bo Jackson Field. The two-hour long workout featured a mix of athletic training... Read More
Posted 5:01pm 07/22/15
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The Ride kicked off Tuesday evening at the Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon, where 100 of the nation’s best boys and girls lacrosse players assembled for the opening of a four-day event that has quickly become one of the most-talked about in the sport. All now Nike athletes, the Thompson brothers — Jeremy, Jerome, Miles and Lyle — were the stars of a panel... Read More
Posted 12:03am 07/22/15
SweetLax won the 2016 AA championship at the FLG in 3d Summer Shootout. (Photo provided by Andrew Whipple)
The FLG in 3d Summer Shootout wrapped up a hot and exciting weekend of lacrosse Sunday afternoon with champions crowned across seven scholastic divisions at the Maryland SoccerPlex in Boyds, Maryland. Here’ s a look at the winners from this past weekend. Be sure to visit to see full results from the tournament. Use #FLGin3d on social media to see al... Read More
Posted 12:03pm 07/21/15
The annual recruiting event of the summer, Jake Reed's series of Nike Blue Chip camps were held over the last week at UMBC in Catonsville, just outside of Baltimore. Making it back to the Charm City after more time out at events across the country, 3d Rising attended almost every single session of the 2018 and 2019 camps, which saw Division I recruiters lining the... Read More
Posted 12:43pm 07/07/15
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Philadelphia won the 2015 Under Armour All-America Underclass tournament championship Sunday at Towson University, downing New Jersey 9-7, giving the City of Brotherly Love its second underclass title in four years. It was redemption for the Philadelphia squad, as several of this year’s members were on last year’s team that came up short, falling to Baltimore 12-11 in... Read More
Posted 6:31am 07/07/15
Claremont Secondary School (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The champions were crowed Sunday at the tenth annual Denver Shootout after three days packed full of lacrosse at Dick's Sporting Goods Park. Teams from around the nation vied for championships across more than 15 boys and girls divisions through a weekend that saw some rough weather create some challenges Saturday night. But a series of thunderstorms wouldn't darken... Read More
Posted 7:46pm 06/14/15
The Denver Shootout, 3d Lacrosse's staple event that draws several thousand players and their families from around the country, celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. Like every edition of this large event, the staging ground - Dick's Sporting Goods Park - is transformed into a festival of lacrosse with vendors, food trucks, lacrosse team tailgates/buffets, a coaches... Read More
Posted 9:20pm 06/13/15
Like every year, the New York State championships are a must-see display of lacrosse at its finest and feature a long list of student-athletes who will play the sport at the next level. If you missed this weekend's action, you can get caught up here on Below is a look at some the players who stood out on the final day of the New York State championships,... Read More
Posted 8:48am 06/10/15
The champions were crowned in New York State Saturday, including two first-time champions, as the NYSPHSAA Class A, B and C title games were held at Vestal High School outside of Binghamton. Niskayuna, out of the New Yorkís Section II/Capital Region, won the Class A finale with a 13-10 win over West Genesee behind tremendous offensive contributions from its group of... Read More
Posted 7:16pm 06/06/15
West Genesee (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Wednesday brought a full day of action in New York State as the Western and Eastern Semifinals were held to set up the championships, held Saturday at Vestal High School near Binghamton.  On a day filled with exciting lacrosse, Niskayuna's 14-11 upset of No. 2 Syosset was the biggest news of all. Joining Manhasset (Class B) and Cold Spring Harbor (Class C) as... Read More
Posted 11:18pm 06/03/15