The first Mid-Atlantic notebook of 2019 looks at Haverford School’s schedule, an interstate battle among Eagles and MIAA results from Week 1.
ESPN will now be the home of the GEICO High School Lacrosse Showcase. This inaugural event will allow six of the nation’s top high school lacrosse teams.
The playoffs are in full-swing across the country and star players are coming up big in the last few days. Here are just a couple of the highlights from today’s additions to the Stylax Stat Leaders.
With three goals and one assist in a 10-9 win over Valor Christian (Colo.), Pure became the first player in Colorado history to score 400 points in a career. Among today’s Honorable Mentions are players from St. Anthony’s (N.Y.), Severn (Md.), Centennial (Ga.), Ward Melville (N.Y.), Gonzaga (D.C.), Manhasset (N.Y.), Wando (S.C.), Notre Dame Prep (Ariz.) and Penn Charter (Pa.).
It’s another week of four new teams entering the rankings this week. Half Hollow Hills East (N.Y.) makes its first appearance in the rankings, jumping all the way to No. 8.
After last week’s round of upsets, the Week 4 Consensus Rankings features five new teams. Paul VI (Va.) gets the highest ranking after defeating Gonzaga (D.C.) last week, while Loyola-Blakefield (Md.) moves to No. 21. Other new teams include Upper Dublin (Pa.), Summit (N.J.) and Lincoln-Sudbury (Mass.).
John Jay-Cross River (N.Y.) makes the rankings this week, making them the only new team. There was quite a bit of shuffling in the Week 3 Consensus Rankings this week.
It’s been two weeks since the last Consensus Rankings and quite a lot has changed. Gonzaga (D.C.), Manhasset (N.Y.) and Smithtown West (N.Y.) all jump into the Top 30 after not being ranked previously.
The early high school lacrosse season proved turbulent for a number of teams in last week’s Consensus Rankings. Three new teams make their appearance in this week’s ranking: St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes (Va.), St. Mary’s (Md.) and St. John’s (D.C.).
Culver Academy (Ind.) was chosen as the No. 1 team by two of the three national polls during the preseason, giving them the slight edge over defending Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) A Conference champion Calvert Hall (Md.) as the top team in the nation.