High School

Every week the season gets more exciting as an increasing number of compelling power-program matchups dot the Lax.com Rising High School Games of the Week. The newest edition it ramps up with defending champions meeting head-to-head in Maryland, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. Also this week, a meeting of independent powers from Canada and Florida renews a budding... Read More
Posted 12:45pm 03/20/17
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
We stayed in the Mid-Atlantic this past week and, even with weather wreaking havoc on schedules for a bunch of teams, it still gave us the chance to take in a few really good games, including some interesting inter-state matchups. Thursday evening took us up the road to the Severn School in Severna Park, Maryland, where the Admirals – the newest team to crack the USA... Read More
Posted 2:55pm 03/17/17
March Madness belongs to college basketball, but heading into the middle of March, there are several high school matchups between defending champions around the country that add intrigue to this part of the season as we dive in to the newest edition of the Lax.com Rising High School Games of the Week. The reigning Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A... Read More
Posted 7:54am 03/13/17
PNC Invitational 2017 Matchups to Include McDonogh Girls, More
Baltimore, Md.—(March 8, 2017) PNC Bank announced today a three-year deal to continue its support of regional high school lacrosse with the extension of its role as title sponsor of the PNC Invitational. The annual showcase features two games pairing four of the top nationally ranked high school lacrosse teams from the Mid-Atlantic. The 2017 matchups are set for April... Read More
Posted 2:53pm 03/08/17
The East Coast hotbed states are soon starting their lacrosse seasons, and this edition of the Lax.com Rising High School Games of the Week includes some of the best teams in the Maryland/Virginia/D.C. area getting their first taste of action this spring. This week features both inter-state defending championship matchups along with one of the best Southern California... Read More
Posted 12:38pm 03/06/17
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising wrapped up its NorCal trip Friday night with a visit to Pleasanton, about 30 minutes outside of Oakland, where Amador Valley High School hosted De La Salle in another matchup of notable programs from the Bay Area. It was also a matchup of former Division I players-recently-turned West Coast coaches: Amador Valley is led by former Fairfield goalie and Vermont... Read More
Posted 11:41am 03/04/17
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
On Thursday night, 3d Rising’s trek to NorCal brought us to Los Gatos High School, located just a few miles outside of San Jose. The Wildcats hosted Sacred Heart Prep in what was the first meeting for both teams. After dusting off some early season jitters and getting through some sloppy play, the teams settled in by halftime and produced an exciting second half that... Read More
Posted 8:21pm 03/03/17
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising’s journey to NorCal brought us to another interesting matchup Wednesday night up in Marin County, as Marin Catholic played host to Oak Ridge, a program located about two hours away in Eldorado Hills. Marin Catholic, coming off an opening-season loss to a talented Monte Vista team, was looking to rebound and put itself in the win column. Led on the sidelines... Read More
Posted 5:30pm 03/01/17
Lax.com Rising HS Games of the Week: Feb. 27
Some of the elite programs across the country get into the swing of things in this week’s edition of the Lax.com Rising High School Games of the Week. From the West Coast to the East Coast, there are teams facing off that expect to compete for titles in 2017. Potential playoff previews abound in Georgia, Florida and North Carolina, including a rematch of last year’s state... Read More
Posted 12:16pm 02/27/17
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
We continued our early foray into the 2017 high school season with a visit to St. Ignatius College Prep in San Francisco, just a couple clearing passes away from the Pacific Ocean, where on Saturday the Wildcats were playing host to longtime rival San Ramon Valley in a Lax.com HS Games of the Week matchup. It was an early-season meeting between two teams that are... Read More
Posted 10:51am 02/26/17