High School

(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
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The High School season is well underway in Florida and Texas, and more recently, just got rolling in California. So to kick off the year, 3d Rising made its way out to the San Francisco Bay Area, where several of the region’s top schools are taking the field over the next week. We started it off with a look at Monte Vista, the reigning No. 1 team in the 2016 Rising... Read More
Posted 8:27pm 02/25/17
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