NXTsports to Host Philly Girls Showcase at Westtown School

The Philly Girls Showcase is headed back to a familiar destination.   NXTsports’ Showcase Lacrosse is pleased to announce that its prestigious Philly Girls Showcase will be held at the Westtown School in West Chester, Pa. Saturday, Nov. 1 for girls in graduation years 2016, 2017 and 2018. Registration for the Philly Girls Showcase is open at showcaselacrosse.com.   “We’re very excited to be back at the Westtown School, especially…

April 21, 2014

ILWT Exclusive: FaceOff Club’s 7th Annual National FaceOff Combine

January 27, 2014

Lacrosse has skyrocketed in popularity; this is reiterated countless times a day by players, coaches and fans. Unfortunately, not many people outside the sport understand quite what it takes to be a topnotch competitor. There are so many professional lacrosse leagues that it would be impossible to hold professional league recruitment combines. The events would overlap too many leagues’ seasons and events, and therefore comes down to college players competing…


Some Marks of Improvement

As lacrosse has taken off over the past few years, so has its foundational support. Many middle and high school students are putting in the extra time and work with personal coaches. Nolan Godfrey, who played in many professional games, teams and leagues holds his annual Face Off Club NFC for the top-notch high school face off specialists. Though more elaboration is to come, here are some sights from the…

January 19, 2014

Weekly Michigan HS Rankings: April 8th

April 8, 2013

Boy’s Top Ten School W L Games of Note Brother Rice 4 0 W U of D  19-1 Forest Hills East 3 0 – Forest Hills Central 2 1 – Detroit Country Day 3 2 L Culver (IN) 2-14, L Hill (ONT) 2-12 Rockford 3 0 – Det. Catholic Central 3 0 W De La Salle 13-11 Clarkston 1 0 – East Grand Rapids 1 0 – U of D…


Boy’s Latin Stays Number One in HS Poll

April 2, 2013

Unbeaten Boys’ Latin (Md.) received all eight first-place votes to maintain the No. 1 ranking in the latest Nike/US Lacrosse High School Boys’ Lacrosse Top 25 poll, released today by US Lacrosse. The poll appears as part of Lacrosse Magazine’s bi-weekly report on high school boys’ lacrosse at laxmagazine.com/hsb25. Two other Maryland schools have also caught the attention of the voters. Unbeaten St. Paul’s climbed to the No. 5 spot…


Michigan High School Lacrosse Rankings

April 1, 2013

Boy’s Top Ten School W L Games of Note Brother Rice 2 0 W FHC 13-5 Forest Hills East 3 0 W Novi 18-4 Detroit Country Day 2 0 W De La Salle 13-5 Forest Hills Central 2 1 L Brother Rice 5-13 Cranbrook 0 0 – Rockford 3 0 W @ Holt 11-9 Det. Catholic Central 2 0 W Northville 11-8, W Brighton 11-6 Clarkston 1 0 W Utica…


Michigan Lacrosse: Land of Opportunity

March 30, 2013

For more, check AllLacrosseMichigan.com If you are a high school laxer looking to play at the next level, you are in an excellent spot. Currently, there are 31 teams playing Men’s lacrosse at the collegiate level in the Mitten. For women, the number stands at 24.  It’s true that there are less than a handful of Division I teams, but not everyone is cut out to play at the D…


Garden City Faces Tough Schedule

March 6, 2013

The Garden City (N.Y.) boys’ lacrosse team finished 2012 as the consensus national champion after finishing undefeated (22-0) as the Class B state champion. So it’s little wonder that the Trojans are playing on the big stage often in 2013. Garden City, ranked No. 2, is playing a ramped-up national schedule this year, including two games against national-ranked teams at professional stadiums. The Trojans will face Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association…


Rochester upholds winning tradition for USA

January 25, 2013

Alex Shoemaker said his USA teammates were determined to uphold a winning tradition when it aimed for the Brogden Cup last weekend in the North American lacrosse competition in Orlando. USA players (left) and Canadian counterparts shake hands after last weekend’s Brogden Cup championships in Orlando (Photo courtesy of Level 2 Sports) “We enjoyed so much success mainly because we wanted to carry on the tradition of the past USA…