High School

With the 2017 scholastic lacrosse season off and running, we bring you the first edition of the Lax.com Rising HS Games of the Week. Every week throughout the high school season, Lax.com and 3d Rising will examine some of the most highly anticipated boys matchups taking place from coast to coast. We kick it off with a look at some of the high profile matchups taking... Read More
Posted 8:16am 02/20/17
(Photo: Courtesy of Darien Athletic Foundation)
The final weekend of high school lacrosse offered one final 'upset' as our previous No. 2 in Minnesota knocked off the previous No. 1 to take the final top spot of the year in The Gopher State. Our Massachusetts rankings held steady with our Top 10 remaining the same as last week. These rankings are compiled by leaning on a poll conducted with coaches from state to... Read More
Posted 9:37am 06/21/16
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The final weekend is here. Only two state championships remain - Massachusetts and Minnesota. Last week, New York, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Virginia all crowned at least one state champion, causing movement in several states’ final ranking. These rankings are compiled by leaning on a poll conducted with coaches from state to state, direct communication... Read More
Posted 8:18pm 06/14/16
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising concluded its run of high school coverage this season with a trip to the New York State Public High School Athletic Association finals, which included stops at the Long Island Championships (the first round games between Suffolk and Nassau counties/Sections VIII and XI) and the Western Semifinals held June 8 at Cicero-North Syracuse High School in Central New... Read More
Posted 7:30pm 06/13/16
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The debates are almost settled. Several more states, including Ohio and Illinois finished their seasons last week and several more will join them by the end of this week. New York and Connecticut are among them, which will also have an impact on the national rankings. But teams in Michigan and Virginia are vying to bragging rights and with the finals in both of those... Read More
Posted 8:38pm 06/07/16
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The final weeks of the high school lacrosse season is here and it is an exciting week with semifinals and finals taking place. Can the No. 1 team in the New York Upstate rankings continue its winning streak and have back-to-back undefeated seasons? Will the No. 1 team in Pennsylvania's PIAA rankings remain No. 1 or the teams that caused upsets last week do it again? Or... Read More
Posted 6:36am 06/06/16
Rising State-by-State Rankings: June 1, 2016 (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
We're reaching the back stretch of the season, and a wild one it has been in many of the states and regions we're ranked this season. Many of the spots in the Rising State-By-State-Rankings are sealed up with many of the southern and Mid-Atlantic spots finished up. But New York and New England states as well as a few others are just reaching their playoffs.  These... Read More
Posted 8:22pm 05/31/16
Games to Watch: May 29 to June 4 (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Championships are on the line this week with Group finals in New Jersey, Long Island county championships in New York and Ohio playings its final year as an unsanctioned sport with the semifinals and finals this week. Also this week, a pair of games in Pennsylvania could have a lasting impact on the national record book. Follow us on Twitter throughout the year as... Read More
Posted 10:18am 05/30/16
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising closed out its short trip up to the Boston area with a great ISL matchup, taking a swing out to Weston to catch the Rivers School host Noble & Greenough in one of the last games of the year, featuring two teams competing for spots in our Rising State-by-State New England rankings this season. Danny Jacobs, a senior bound for Middlebury, had a game-high... Read More
Posted 6:43am 05/27/16
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising made it out to Medfield on Tuesday night as part of our trip to the Boston area to see a few teams of note before heading back down the Mid-Atlantic for the Final Four on Memorial Day weekend.  The Warriors, the Massachusetts Division II champions the past two seasons, had been on a three-game skid in the previous week or so, but they broke it with a... Read More
Posted 8:49am 05/25/16