High School Boys Lacrosse
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On Saturday, St. Anthony’s in Huntington will host a big-time three-game set featuring some of the area’s best boys lacrosse teams as part of the Lead the Way Fund’s Lacrosse Day of Heroes.
The event is in honor of Sgt. James J. Regan, a Chaminade graduate, former Duke lacrosse player and Army Ranger, who was killed in Iraq by a roadside bomb in February 2007 at age 26. He...Read more »
Chaminade moves to the top after a win over rival St. Anthony's. But Garden City also held strong with a solid victory over Yorktown. The big game of this week pits Chaminade against Manhasset on Tuesday.
1. Chaminade (5-1): Matt Kavanagh and Sean Mahon each scored three goals to lead Chaminade to a 14-8 win over rival St. Anthony’s on Tuesday. Big game at Manhasset at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
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Some moving and shaking in this week's rankings, but Garden City still remains at the top despite its first loss of the season to nationally ranked St. Paul's of Maryland. Class C teams Manhasset and Cold Spring Harbor each jump up two spots after impressive weeks. They should play some fantastic games when they meet this season. In other moves, Hicksville falls a few rungs and Syosset enters the...Read more »
Welcome to the first edition of the Nassau Top 10 rankings. Was watching Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski's press conference after his team beat Butler to win the NCAA Tournament, and he asked aloud to the reporters in the room, "Where would you rank Butler to start the season next year? Probably 1 or 2, right?" I don't know about that, but it got me to thinking about these...Read more »
It’s a little early for high school lacrosse action on Long Island, but it’s not too early to start playing The Ratings Game. Inside Lacrosse recently released its preseason Top 25 and L.I. is very well-represented.
West Islip, last spring’s Class A New York state champion, is ranked No. 1 in the nation, led by IL’s No. 1-ranked player in the nation, North Carolina-bound...Read more »