Recruiting

The National Lacrosse Federation announced today that the NLF Futures Showcase will take place January 16-18, 2016 at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla. The showcase will bring elite lacrosse players from the U.S. and Canada in the high school classes of 2019, 2020 and 2021 together to train with coaches from the top lacrosse clubs, college programs and professional ranks... Read More
Posted 10:32am 10/13/15
Talking Recruiting with NJIT's Travis Johnson
Travis Johnson brought quite the resume with him when he was named the first Division I coach in NJIT's lacrosse history. Johnson has been coaching at the college level since the 1999-2000 season and held positions at Mount St. Mary's, Penn State, Stony Brook, Rochester Institute of Technology and Stevens Institute of Technology before landing at NJIT. He also spent a... Read More
Posted 8:21am 10/09/15
63 Players Selected To Compete for Spots On Canadian National U19 Field Lacrosse Team
The Canadian Lacrosse Association (CLA) has announced the 63 players selected to vie for a spot on the 2016 Canadian National Men’s Under- 19 Field Lacrosse Team. Team Canada will compete at the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Championships on July 7-16, 2016, in Coquitlam, British Columbia. A total of 225 players submitted tryout applications which... Read More
Posted 6:39pm 09/21/15
Jon Torpey started the High Point program in North Carolina in 2010. (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Jon Torpey started the High Point University men’s lacrosse program in 2010 and has led the Panthers to an NCAA tournament berth and a 22-26 record in just three seasons. The Panthers, situated in North Carolina’s Piedmont Triad region, are a program on the rise and have surged, going from 60 in 2011 to 38 last season in LaxPower.com’s final Division I Computer Rating... Read More
Posted 6:54am 09/01/15
Report from Jake Reed's 2015 Nike Blue Chip camp for 2018s. (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Jake Reed’s Nike Blue Chip series of camps again lived up to expectations this summer with an incredible concentration of the nation’s best players in the 2018 class all competing on the same two fields over the course of three days at UMBC just outside of Baltimore. The 2018 camp, which took place before the 2019 camp highlighted earlier on 3dRising.com, was without... Read More
Posted 12:49pm 08/31/15
Team Ontario won the Canadian Lacrosse Association's First Nations Trophy championship this past weekend, downing Team BC 12-10. The release below originally appeared on the CLA's website and can be viewed at this link. Championship Game Team Ontario spread their offense out with nine different goal scorers finding their names on the scoresheet. Jonathan Donville,... Read More
Posted 8:47am 08/31/15
Orange Crush Recruiting Showcase: Standouts (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
The Orange Crush College Recruiting Showcase is an event I’ve hit a few times now, and I like it more each time. It’s on the tail end of New York State’s championship weekend, and it always brings in most of the best players from Central New York, along with some of the best from the Southern Tier, the Capital Region, Western New York and Northern New York. This year,... Read More
Posted 2:45pm 08/14/15
BALTIMORE — Following a three-day training camp that culminated in Sunday’s Blue-White exhibition, US Lacrosse and head coach Nick Myers have announced the 30-man training roster for the 2016 U.S. Men’s National Under-19 Team. The 30 players were selected from a pool of 51 athletes who attended training camp Aug. 7-9 at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md. The... Read More
Posted 12:07pm 08/11/15
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. — Champions were crowned in the Scholastic Divisions at the 26th annual Lake Placid Summit Lacrosse Classic, a once-fledgling tournament that has become a bustling celebration of the sport and a regular summer getaway for many of the best players at all levels of the sport as well their families. The Boys 2016-2017 Gold Division championship was... Read More
Posted 9:15am 08/06/15
(Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Maverik Showtime has become one of the premiere events of the summer recruiting circuit, and this year might have been the best one yet both in terms of the talent-filled roster and in terms of play on the field – some of the best seen so far this off season.  Paul Carcaterra, the former Syracuse All-American midfielder and current ESPN analyst, has managed to... Read More
Posted 9:59am 08/03/15