This week’s Mid-Atlantic notebook features a first in New Jersey, playoff performances, a rivalry renewed in Baltimore and a first for a Pennsylvania program.
More than 2,800 miles separate Manasquan (N.J.) and St. Margaret’s Episcopal (Calif.), but the two coastal schools were joined over two days by two players becoming their respective state’s first.
Canyon Birch from Manasquan (N.J.) broke a 17-year old record to become New Jersey’s all-time leading scorer and earn Player of the Week.
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.
As part of today’s update, senior Nick Whittall from Murrieta Mesa (Calif.) appears to have broken the California record for most goals in a game.
After almost a week of games, it is no surprise that today’s High School Stat Leader update is massive.
A huge update today as 136 entries are made in the 2019 High School Stat Leaders. Tanner Pohl from The First Academy (Fla.) and Nick Whittall from Murrieta Mesa (Calif.) leads the way with 14 points each in the last week. There are three faceoff men who went perfect from the X and Bill Bernal from Pennington has two entries of 27 saves.
There are more than 100 players included in today’s High School Stat Leaders update, including Christian Mule going off for Half Hollow Hills West (N.Y.).
Canyon Birch’s Manasquan (N.J.) career would have been stellar if he had just broken a school or state records, but the Penn State commit has larger goals.
The LaxRecords Player of the Year is annually given to the player who makes a significant statistical contribution to high school lacrosse.