High School Boys Lacrosse
Long Island is lacrosse country. Stay up-to-date on the latest boys lacrosse issues with insights and commentary from Newsday's high school writers.
Twelve Long Island boys players have been selected by US Lacrosse to compete in the 2012 Champion® All-American Showcase, a US Lacrosse event. The boys’ and girls’ showcases will be held as part of the ESPNHS Games, July 22-27 at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
For the boys’ showcase, July 25-27, players were selected by US Lacrosse’s High School Area Chairmen,...Read more »
Cold Spring Harbor repeated as Nassau Class C champions behind a balanced offensive attack. Sean Doyle (above) had two goals and three assists, Danny Simonetti had three goals and two assists, Allen Winkoff had three goals and an assist and Kevin Porzelt had three goals for the Seahawks (14-3).
It is the fifth county title in seven years for Cold Spring Harbor, which faces the winner of tomorrow...Read more »
The rosters for the the seventh annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic were released this morning. Ten players from Long Island made the boys North team, including three from No. 1 nationally ranked Garden City. The full rosters for the senior squads can be found here.
The Under Armour All-America Girls Classic is on Saturday, June 30 at 5 p.m. followed by the Boys Classic at 8 p.m...Read more »
Here is a list of the All Americans from Long Island, as selected by United States Lacrosse. In all, 203 players were recognized as Regional All Americans.
Later this month, a second and third group will be announced, and after that, 24 players will be named first team National All Americans and 24 will be selected to the second team.
Twenty Long Island players were included in...Read more »
As seen on MSG Varsity's SportsDesk last week, here are the 14 boys selected by Newsday to the 2011 All Long Island boys lacrosse first team.
Team photos, bios, and the announcement of the player of the year in each county will be in the special high school All Long Island selection, which comes out on Sunday, June 26.
Also in that issue will be a complete second team.
(Players...Read more »
Twelve of the 22 players selected for the Under Armour All American North Team are from Long Island.
Of the 12, five are from Suffolk, three from Nassau and four play in the CHSAA (two from Chaminade, two from St. Anthony's). There are four defenders, four middies, two attacks and two goalies.
Manhasset coach Bill Cherry will coach the North Team on July 2 when it plays...Read more »
If Manhasset’s 7-5 win over Cold Spring Harbor for the Nassau Class C championship Wednesday night at Hofstra marked the final postseason meeting between the two teams – Manhasset expects to become a Class B school next year – fans from both sides and everyone involved were left with some indelible parting memories.
In what was their seventh straight meeting for a county...Read more »
The playoffs begin this week. Here are the Nassau seeds and matchups. They appear as they would in a bracket format. Enjoy.
Class AFirst round (at higher seeds)Thursday, May 20
Top halfNo. 1 Farmingdale vs. No. 8 Port Washington, 4:30 p.m.No. 4 Syosset vs. No. 5 Baldwin, 4:45 p.m.Bottom halfNo. 3 Hicksville vs. No. 6 Oceanside, 4:45 p.m.No. 2 Massapequa vs. No. 7 East Meadow, 4:45 p.m....Read more »