Autumn Gold Showcase 2015: Standouts
Towson University was host to the Autumn Gold Fall Showcase over the weekend, with a cloudy day on Saturday giving way to a beautiful early November Sunday that saw dozens of Division I programs in attendance to watch many of the top club programs compete. The 3d Rising staff was on hand on Sunday to take a look at many of the talented teams and players that assembled.... Read More
Posted 3:40pm 11/11/15
One of several recruiting events taking place this past weekend to kick off November, a month that has become important for recruiting at the Division I level, the Quaker Fall Lax Fest brought a collection of teams from the Mid-Atlantic to Radnor High School to compete in front of college coaches. Below is a look at the players who stood out the most at this event.... Read More
Posted 8:03am 11/05/15
Ameri-Can Lacrosse Classic at Ralph Wilson Stadium: Standouts, More (Photo: John Jiloty)
This past weekend the first ever recruiting event to be held in an NFL stadium took place. The inaugural Ameri-Can Lacrosse Classic took place at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y., home of the Buffalo Bills. The event was hosted by Champion Lacrosse, a club team out of Buffalo run by Joe Smith a veteran of the National Lacrosse League, Major League Lacrosse and U... Read More
Posted 11:01am 11/04/15
Rockford Fall Classic Prepares Midwest Players for Fall Recruiting Season (Photo: Mike Loveday, 3d Rising)
The Rockford Fall Classic by NXT Sports took a different angle in its first year. Despite falling within the NCAA contact period, which is usually utilized as a recruiting period, the Fall Classic was designed as a warm up event for the fall recruiting period. There were 28 programs overall at SportsScore Two, including U11 teams in attendance and showcase teams from... Read More
Posted 11:48am 11/03/15
Standouts from the NLF Freshman Tournament at Boys' Latin (Photo: Casey Vock, 3d Rising)
Once the rain lifted Sunday morning, college coaches who made their way to Baltimore were treated to a gorgeous fall day to kick off the fall recruiting season. On the campus of Boys’ Latin, the first NLF freshmen showcase was held and brought a strong group of club teams to the Mid-Atlantic. We were on hand to watch nine consecutive hours of games, switching fields... Read More
Posted 9:49pm 11/02/15
Champion Lacrosse To Host Ameri-Can Lacrosse Classic at Buffalo Bills' Ralph Wilson Stadium (Photo: Courtesy of Buffalo Bills)
Champion Lacrosse today announced the first-ever Ameri-Can Lacrosse Classic, to be played Oct. 31 and Nov. 1, 2015 at the Buffalo Bills’ Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y. Middle school and high school teams from New York, Ontario and Pennsylvania will play in the inaugural event that will showcase some of the top American and Canadian lacrosse recruits. “It... Read More
Posted 6:41am 10/23/15
Showcase Lacrosse Announces Summer of 2016 Boys Showcase Camps
There are only two places to guarantee a spot in the country’s top lacrosse recruiting events. Showcase Lacrosse is excited to unveil its summer of 2016 Showcase Camp schedule. The second annual Boys Southern Showcase Camp, featuring boys in graduation years 2017-2020, is scheduled for June 13-15 at Mercer University. The incredibly popular Boys Philly Showcase Camp,... Read More
Posted 12:10pm 10/19/15
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