Recruiting

(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The STX Rising DI West training camp – the first event in the STX Rising Showcase Series – was held from January 20 to January 22 in Phoenix, Arizona. More than 300 players turned out for the second installment of the newly evolved training camp that builds on the 3d Blue Chip model in cooperation with Baltimore-based STX. In two sessions Friday night, players... Read More
Posted 9:46pm 03/19/17
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The STX Rising DI East training camp – the first event in the STX Rising Showcase Series – was held from January 6 to January 8 in Davenport, just outside of Orlando. There, nearly 400 players turned out for the evolution of the training camp that builds on the 3d Blue Chip model in cooperation with Baltimore-based STX. In two sessions Friday night, players engage... Read More
Posted 12:29pm 02/12/17
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The FLG in 3d Fall Shootout, one of the biggest and most highly attended lacrosse tournaments of the year, was held in mid November at Appoquinimink High School in Middletown, Delaware. 3d Rising was there for the weekend, shooting photos, taking in the action. We finally made it through the notes we took and collected throughout the two-day event, which brought... Read More
Posted 8:43am 01/19/17
3d Rising had eyes on a variety of events this fall, and as we make our way through a lot of the notes and observations we made, we’ll share more of those as we head toward the end of the year. Here’s a look at our scouts’ thoughts on some of the most impressive players at the Autumn Gold Fall Showcase event put on at Towson University, one of the stops we’ve made sure... Read More
Posted 7:38pm 12/13/16
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The College Bound Series Delaware, an event co-hosted by Denver-based 3d Lacrosse and the IMG Academy out of Bradenton, Florida, took place the weekend of November 5 and 6 at Appoquinimink High School in Middletown. More than 40 squads spent two days at the 12-field facility, competing in round-robin games in front of nearly 50 college coaches who took in the action... Read More
Posted 12:56pm 11/25/16
Rising DIII Fall Showcase: Standouts
The Rising DIII Fall Showcase was held this past Sunday on the campus of the Noble & Greenough School, located just outside of Boston in Dedham, Massachusetts. Now in its second year, the event gives prospective student athletes the chance to train in front of about 30 Division III schools and then compete for most of the day. Afterward, players are invited to meet... Read More
Posted 10:26am 10/19/16
Rising DIII Showcase Series: June Standouts
The Rising DIII Showcase, a premiere recruiting event for Division III-bound players held twice each year, took place in late June and is now in its third full year, with a second component scheduled for this fall. Put on by 3d Lacrosse, the summer event draws about 120 players from across the country, who spend two days training and developing their skills together... Read More
Posted 10:58am 07/26/16
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
With our high school post-season work officially wrapped up (for the most part), 3d Rising hit the road last week to cover the summer lacrosse circuit in earnest, with one of our first major stops being the Maverik Showtime 2020 held in Danbury, Conn. at Western Connecticut State University. Hosted by former Syracuse lacrosse stars and longtime good friends Paul... Read More
Posted 9:58pm 07/05/16
On Friday June 10, Stony Brook University played host to the Black Card Showcase, one of several big events kicking off the summer recruiting circuit. As the lead in to the Platinum Cup, an event for some of the best-known club programs from around the country, the day featured 2018s, 2019s, and 2020s squaring off in three games each throughout the day. As a bonus... Read More
Posted 2:26pm 06/18/16
3d Spring Break: Standouts from St. Petersburg (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
3d Rising was lucky enough to spend the week of March 21 to March 26 in St. Petersburgh, Florida, for the annual 3d Spring Break program that brings more than 30 teams to the Gulf Coast over the course of three weeks. We were in attendance for the second week of the event, taking in as much of the official games, controlled scrimmages, full scrimmages and training... Read More
Posted 3:34pm 04/12/16