This week’s national notebook highlights Canyon Birch who became New Jersey’s all-time leading scorer. Also this week, the first champions of 2019 are crowned and a new 400 Club member.
The LaxRecords Player of the Year is annually given to the player who makes a significant statistical contribution to high school lacrosse.
Jimmy Burns from Ponte Vedra (Fla.) earns Player of the Week. Honorable Mentions include players from Tennessee, Georia, California and Florida.
Teams did not waste time getting their seasons cranked to 11, despite being in the first week of some of their seasons. Around the nation, there were plenty of meetings between inter-state and intra-state powers, including Florida and Georgia. This week’s notebook looks at some of the players and teams off to a hot start towards the end of winter.
Among today’s top performances is Michigan commit Ben Hull’s career night, Brian Theiss winning his 200th game and players from California, North Carolina, Arizona and Texas all making the 2019 High School Stat Leaders.
Among today’s top performances is a Maryland commit from Georgia surpassing a milestone and a Florida player posting his second 10-point game of the year.
Mikey Berkman from West Orange (Fla.) took over the No. 1 spot on Florida’s all-time scoring list last night to highlight today’s Stylax Stat Leaders. Also among today’s 36 entries are a pair of Georgia sophomores putting up double-digits.
Of the four player updates in today’s Stylax Stat Leaders, three still have at least one left in their high school careers. Players from Kennesaw Mountain (Ga.), Western (Fla.), and Rancho Cotate (Calif.) are featured in today’s update.
Oxbridge Academy (Fla.) head coach Stan Ross won the 50th game of his career last week in today’s Stylax Stat Leader update. Also, today’s updates feature players from Kennesaw Mountain (Ga.), Grayslake North (Ill.), Scarsdale (N.Y.) and Pelham (N.Y.).
Sophomore Michigan commit, Ben Hull from Kennesaw Mountain (Ga.), tied for the season lead for the most points in a single game last week. Overall, there are 11 players included in today’s roundup, including several Player of the Year candidates.