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May 30, 2015
U.S. U-19 Men's 2016 Tryout Pool Announced
Just over 100 players will compete for a chance to represent the United States at the 2016 World Championship in Coquitlam, British Columbia.

May 26, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
After completing its perfect season at 26-0, Haverford (Pa.) is once again unanimous at No. 1 this week in the Nike/LM HS Boys' Top 25, with Massapequa remaining No. 2.

May 26, 2015
Nike/LM HS Mid-Atlantic Report: Perfection for Haverford
The Nike/LM national No. 1 team for much of the season, Haverford closed its year with a perfect 26-0 mark. Is it enough for the end-of-year national No. 1 spot?

May 26, 2015
Nike/LM HS Midwest Report: Viator Downs Loyola
Saint Viator (Ill.) earned a huge win over region royalty by knocking off Loyola (Ill.) in the state's playoffs, one of many going on in the region.

May 26, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Report: Westminster Finishes Run
The senior-laden Westminster (Ga.) team completed its first-ever 20-win season, capturing Georgia's 5A title for the second time in three years as champions are crowned all over the south.

May 26, 2015
Nike/LM HS Northeast Report: Wantagh Rising
A win over powerhouse Garden City is the latest for a Wantagh (N.Y.) team on the rise in Nassau County.

May 26, 2015
Nike/LM HS West Report: Novato's Exclaimation Point
Novato earned its first ever North Coast Section Division I title with a victory over defending champion Amador Valley, 14-11.

May 19, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Report: Blue Tornado Weathers the Storm
McCallie (Tenn.) probably should have won it all two years ago. After slipping again last year, the Blue Tornado seniors were not to be denied in 2015.

May 19, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
From unranked to the Top 10 - St. Mary's (Md.) had a big week, capturing the MIAA A Conference championship and vaulting into our Top 25.

May 19, 2015
Nike/LM High School Report: Mid-Atlantic Madness
It might not be like college basketball, but this past week on the Mid-Atlantic lacrosse scene rivals any championship week that ESPN promotes in March.

May 19, 2015
Nike/LM HS Midwest Report: Detroit Country Day Rising?
Is Brother Rice's dominance in Michigan under attack? Detroit Country Day - just a mile down the road from the mighty Warriors - hope so.

May 19, 2015
Nike/LM HS Northeast Report: Longmeadow's Growing Pains
The maddening and exhilarating sides of a new program both shone through for Longmeadow (Mass.) girls last week, with a win over powerhouse Darien but a route at the hands of New Caanan on a Connecticut swing.

May 19, 2015
Nike/LM HS West Report: Rallying in Support
Rival Eagle Valley and Durango (Colo.) teams recently came together in support of Eagle Valley player Kailyn Forsberg, injured in a skiing accident late in the winter.

May 19, 2015
Gallery: Haverford Tops Hun in IACC Challenge (HSB)
Haverford handed Hun its first loss of the year in the IACC challenge, staying perfect itself with a 15-8 victory. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

May 14, 2015
Gallery: Salesianum Dominates Caesar Rodney (HSB)
Wearing pink for its annual Savannah Strong game, Salesianum dominated Delaware foe Caesar Rodney 17-6, handing the Riders just their second loss of the season. The game honors Savannah Pauley, who died at age 10 from Ewing's Sarcoma disease. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

May 12, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
Haverford (Pa.) and Massapequa (N.Y.) continue to split the vote for No. 1. With both sporting great resumes and no losses, how do you vote?

May 12, 2015
Nike/LM HS Northeast Report: Rochester Thrillers
Western New York has seen more than its share of great lacrosse this spring, like Victor's recent one-goal victory over Pittsford in OT.

May 12, 2015
Nike/LM HS West Report: Bellevue Gunning for Another
A strong week has the Bellevue (Wash.) boys looking ready for a run at another state title as the season begins to wind down out west.

May 12, 2015
Nike/LM HS Mid-Atlantic Report: Cummings Lifts McDonogh
The IAAM A Conference championship game had a familiar feeling to it Sunday, with a familiar name pulling the latest rabbit out of a hat to keep the McDonogh (Md.) magic going.

May 12, 2015
Nike/LM HS Midwest Report: Marquee Win for EGR
After suffering its first loss of the year, East Grand Rapids (Mich.) rebounded with a huge victory over longtime Midwest kingpin, Loyola Academy (Ill.)

May 12, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Report: St. John's Best Ever?
With a third straight state title and unbeaten season, St. John's (Tx.) closed out a banner year this week. Was it their best ever for the program?

May 5, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
Collegiate (Va.), St. Stephen's and St. Agnes (Va.) and Lake Highland Prep (Fla.) all join the Top 25 this week, but Haverford (Pa.) and Massapequa (N.Y.) still rule the top spots.

May 5, 2015
Mid-Atlantic: Landon's Bordley Lands Win No. 600
Bordley’s 600th win came in a 9-3 win over The Heights (Md.) on April 25. Plus Jennifer Staines of Good Counsel is the girls' player of the week with 22 goals and 12 assists in three games.

May 5, 2015
HS Midwest Report: East Grand Rapids' Road Swing
Michigan's top team played three Ohio teams in 24 hours and got dinged by Medina, but also showed its offensive prowess in wins over Chagrin Falls and New Albany.

May 5, 2015
Nike/LM HS Northeast Report: Manhasset Vaults Ahead
After a de facto round-robin look at the Nassau Class B girls' lacrosse race, the Indians look strong after wins last week against Garden City and Wantaugh.

May 5, 2015
HS South Report: Vero Beach's Decade of Dominance
Despite better competition, Vero Beach defeated Ponte Vedra to win its 10th straight Florida girls' lacrosse state championship and stretch its in-state win streak to 144 games.

May 5, 2015
HS West Report: Roller Coaster for Amador Valley
The defending North Coast Section Division I champions have some huge victories and deflating losses. The Dons knocked off former No. 1 San Ramon Valley, 13-10, but then fell by three to Monte Vista-Danville, which has just one loss on the season.

April 28, 2015
Nike/LM HS West Report: Mountain Vista Seeks Shake-up
Looking to break into the traditional 'big four' in Colorado, Mountain Vista trained hard and seems on the precipice of doing just that.

April 28, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
It needed OT to get by a game Syosset (N.Y.) team, but No. 2 Massapequa (N.Y.) continues to breathe down the neck of top-ranked Haverford as the season continues.

April 28, 2015
Nike/LM HS Mid-Atlantic Report: SSSA Wins 4OT Thriller
Led by Player of the Week Sam Jones, St. Stephen's & St. Agnes (Va.) earned a huge win in 4OT against Landon, while McDonogh (Md.) upped its streak to 130 games straight.

April 28, 2015
Nike/LM HS Northeast Report: Nassau Reunion
Led by Player of the Week Ryan Tierney, Massapequa downed Syosset in a key region showdown which doubled as a reunion of sorts for two coaches involved on opposite sidelines.

April 28, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Report: Charlotte's Sweet Song
400-point man Carson Song and a 22-deep senior class have helped anchor Charlotte Latin (N.C.)'s hopes for success in the South Region.

April 28, 2015
Nike/LM HS Midwest Report: Hudson's Title Hopes
Hudson hadn't won an Ohio state championship since 2011, but with weapons a-plenty, they hope to remedy that this spring.

April 28, 2015
Gallery: Massapequa Edges Syosset in Top 10 Clash (HSB)
In a rematch of last year's Nassau championship game, Massapequa took a one-goal win over Syosset on Friday. Photos by Greg Shemitz.

April 24, 2015
Photo Gallery: Hill Academy (Ont.) vs. Salesianum (Del.)
The Hill Academy from Ontario, Canada, beat Salesianum 11-5 in Delaware. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker

April 21, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
For the first time since March 24th, a team besides Haverford (Pa.) got a vote for No. 1- but the Fords got seven to Massapequa's (N.Y.) one to stay comfortably atop the Nike/LM Top 25.

April 21, 2015
Nike/LM HS Midwest Report: The Illinois Food Chain
Grayslake North (Ill.) coach Brad Fish believes there is room for his team to move up in the discussion of the state’s top teams.

April 21, 2015
Nike/LM HS Northeast Report: Nassau Showdown Looms
Massapequa and Syosset faced off for the Nassau County crown last year and both look primed to be in the mix again as they prep for a Friday showdown.

April 21, 2015
Nike/LM HS Mid-Atlantic Report: BI's Big Weekend
Prom on Friday in Virginia, double-header in Georgia (including a Top 10 matchup) Saturday? Just another weekend for Bishop Ireton (Va.)

April 21, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Report: Kell Gaining Steam
Handing South Region power Hutchison (Tenn.) its first region loss since 2013, Kell (Ga.) is hitting its stride at just the right time.

April 21, 2015
Nike/LM HS West Report: West Lynn Seeks Next Step
West Lynn fell in the Oregon state finals to Lake Oswego a year ago, but have progressed nicely heading in to a rematch this week.

April 17, 2015
South Region HS Powers Collide at Legacy Cup
Some of the top high school boys' and girls lacrosse' teams from six different states will take part in the eighth-annual Legacy Lacrosse cup in Alpharetta, Ga., this weekend. This year's event features 15 games over two days, Friday and Saturday as teams come together to honor the legacy of former Milton (Ga.) High lacrosse player Parker Jackson, who tragically died in a car accident in 2006.

April 14, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
St. Ignatius (Calif.) had a big eastern trip, earning a win over then-No. 2 Landon (Md.) to help vault it into the Top 10. Haverford (Pa.) keeps its hold on No. 1.

April 14, 2015
Nike/LM HS Midwest Report: Depth Gauge in Ohio?
The midwest has never been known for deep races for titles - but schools like Worthington Kilborne (Ohio) are hoping to change that.

April 14, 2015
Nike/LM HS West Report: St. Ignatius' Successful Trip
Even with a loss to a Top 5 Gonzaga team, St. Ignatius (Calif.) earned a big jump in national profile with a win over Landon.

April 14, 2015
Nike/LM HS Mid-Atlantic Report: Milestones and McDonogh
Scoring records, visits from western powers and McDonogh's continued dominance - it was a busy week in the Mid-Atlantic region.

April 14, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Report: Georgia's First 300 Winner
Westminster's Jay Watts became the first 300-game winning coach in Georgia history while in-state rival Milton earned a top win over Georgetown Visitation.

April 14, 2015
Nike/LM HS Northeast Report: Garden City's Hot Hand
Garden City (N.Y.) continues to move up the charts, handing Darien (Conn.) its first loss of the season while improving to 7-0.

April 7, 2015
Nike/LM HS West Report: Thunder Continue to Roll
Defending Arizona champion Desert Vista has jumped out of the gate with a 7-0 start. Can they knock on the door of the region Top 10?

April 7, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
Haverford (Pa.) retains every first-place vote for another week, but Landon (Md.) is hot on their tails with a big week looming.

April 7, 2015
Nike/LM HS Mid-Atlantic Report: BL's Shriver Joins 500 Club
Wednesday will begin the 38th (and final) year of Bob Shriver's tenure as head coach at Boys' Latin (Md.), but he celebrated the anniversary early with his 500th career win last week.

April 7, 2015
Nike/LM HS Midwest Report: Rambling On
Loyola (Ill.) has looked scary good so far, including a recent lopsided win over Montini Catholic (Ill.), which had given the Ramblers a run in last year's state semifinals.

April 7, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Report: Hutchison Feels the Sting
Hutchison (Tenn.) have become accustomed to the feeling of winning as one of the most successful programs in their area. But a swing to the Mid-Atlantic brought a pair of losses.

April 7, 2015
Nike/LM HS Northeast Report: Manhasset Flexes Muscle
With a dominating victory over one of the top teams in Class C, Manhassett showed it means business as the season gets into full steam in New York.

April 7, 2015
Gallery: Top-Ranked Haverford Runs by Episcopal (HSB)
No. 1 Haverford (Pa.) ran away in a matchup with No. 8 Episcopal Academy (Pa.), leading 7-1 at the half in an eventual 12-5 victory. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

March 31, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Report: Episcopal Weathers Early Storm
After some rough going early, Episcopal (Tx.) has a monster week ahead of it, with Coppell and Highland Park coming up.

March 31, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
New York lacrosse is underway, and Syosset (N.Y.) is the big mover after a 5-0 start, while Chaminade takes a tumble.

March 31, 2015
Nike/LM HS Mid-Atlantic Report: Nostrant Notches Milestone
The day his team ascended to No. 1 in the Nike/LM Top 25 last week was also the day of his 400th career win. Hot bad for Haverford's John Nostrant.

March 31, 2015
Nike/LM HS Midwest Report: Early Challenges Key
Testing oneself early is a theme for several top squads, from Culver's bruising eastern swing to New Trier (Ill.) hitting the top squads in Michigan.

March 31, 2015
Nike/LM HS Northeast Report: Early N.Y. Classic
Behind six points from Ryan Tierney, Massapequa made an early statement on Long Island with a 13-11 win over Chaminade.

March 31, 2015
Nike/LM HS West Report: Big Week for St. Ignatius
St. Ignatius (Calif.) wethered the storm of a tough slate this week, earning two Top 10 region wins and falling to a nationally-ranked Virginia squad.

March 31, 2015
Gallery: Hun School Beats IMG in OT
The Hun School (N.J.) topped IMG National 14-13 in overtime on Monday to run its record to 3-0 for the season. Photos by Kevin Tucker

March 26, 2015
Gallery: Hill (Pa.) Downs Western Reserve (Ohio) - HSB
The Hill School (Pa.) took a 5-1 victory over visiting Ohio foe Western Reserve Academy in high school boys' action. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

March 24, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
With Gonzaga (D.C.) and Culver (Ind.) falling, Unbeaten Haverford (Pa.) ascends to the No. 1 spot in this week's update of the Nike/LM HS Boys' Top 25.

March 24, 2015
Nike/LM HS West Report: Corner Canyon Stakes Claim
In just its second season, Corner Canyon (Utah) has already made waves, moving into the Top 10 for the west at 7-0 this spring.

March 24, 2015
Nike/LM HS Mid-Atlantic Report: Home Sweet Home?
Preseason No. 1 Gonzaga (D.C.) may have top talent, but what they don't have for the moment is a home field. How are the vagabond Purple Eagles faring?

March 24, 2015
Nike/LM HS Midwest Report: Excellence Takes Work
After some down seasons, Guerin Catholic (Ind.) is back on track in 2015 due to the hard work of its core group of seniors.

March 24, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Report: Milton's Quick Rebound
No. 1 Milton didn't have much time between its first setback - a loss to national No. 1 McDonogh (Md.) - before a key region tilt against Vero Beach (Fla.), but they acquitted themselves well.

March 23, 2015
Gallery: Culver Downs Penn Charter on East Trip (HSB)
Culver is in the Nike/LM HS Boys' Top 5, and it showed in a visit to Penn Charter on Sunday, where they downed the hosts 13-2. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker

March 22, 2015
Gallery: Gilman Edges Malvern Prep, 11-10 (HSB)
Gilman opened its season with a key regional victory over Malvern Prep in Pennsylvania, 11-10. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

March 17, 2015
Nike/LM National High School Boys' Top 25
Early season surprises shuffled the Nike/LM National HS Boys' Top 25 deck - including Calvert Hall (Md.) going from unranked into the Top 10 - but Gonzaga (D.C.) stays on top.

March 17, 2015
Nike/LM HS Midwest Report: Familiar Face; New Place
After building Mason (Ohio) into a girls' powerhouse, Paul Limpert switches sidelines to the boys' team for the Comets.

March 17, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Report: Playing for a Cause
St. Thomas Aquinas moves to No. 1 in the boys' region Top 10 after some notable wins, and Pope (Ga.) gives back.

March 17, 2015
NIke/LM HS West Report: Spencer Back on Sideline
Former Fairfield head coach Ted Spencer is back on the sidelines, coaching his sons at Monte Vista-Danville (Calif.) and more from the West.

March 13, 2015
Gallery: Calvert Hall Sneaks Past Malvern Prep (HSB)
An OT strike from Tim Kelly helped Calvert Hall (Md.) edge Malvern Prep (Pa.) in Top 25 high school action outside Baltimore. Photos by John Strohsacker.

March 11, 2015
Gallery: Gonzaga Takes Down Boys' Latin (HSB)
This year's preseason No. 1 and last year's consensus No. 1 faced off to open 2015, with Gonzaga taking the victory on a rainy Tuesday. Photos by John Strohsacker.

March 10, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Notebook: Tragedy in South Carolina
A tragic accident in South Carolina bringing the lacrosse community together and more headlines from the south region as the season continues.

March 10, 2015
Nike/LM HS West Notebook: Starting Strong in Cali
With the season underway out west, how does one make a good, strong early impression? We check in with Acalanes (Calif.) and elsewhere in this week's notes.

March 3, 2015
Nike/LM HS South Region Report: Florida to Fall?
Will Florida teams fall out of national significance with rules against non-NFHS teams in place? That and more from the first region in action in boys' and girls' high school lacrosse.

March 3, 2015
Boyle Point: Early Recruiting Reality Check
Columnist Ryan Boyle sees more poaching, decision reversals in the future as long as players are committing to college processes so early in their high school careers.

February 25, 2015
Nike/LM HS Preview: Mid-Atlantic Top 10 and Players to Watch
Both national No. 1 teams — Gonzaga (D.C.) and McDonogh (Md.) — are in the Mid-Atlantic as the season begins. How does the rest of the landscape look?

February 25, 2015
Nike/LM HS Preview: South Top 10 and Players to Watch
Lake Highland Prep (Fla.) and Milton (Ga.) are the No. 1 squads in the South as the season gets underway. How does the rest of the region shape up?

February 25, 2015
Nike/LM HS Preview: Midwest Top 10 and Players to Watch
Culver (Ind.) and Loyola (Ill.) are the preseason No. 1 selections for the midwest region. Who else makes the Top 10 and top players from our Nike/LM High School Preview?

February 25, 2015
Nike/LM HS Preview: Northeast Top 10 and Players to Watch
Darien (Conn.) and Manhasset (N.Y.) headline the Northeast. Where do the other teams rank in the loaded region?

February 25, 2015
Nike/LM HS Preview: West Top 10 and Players to Watch
Foothill-Santa Ana (Calif.) and Amador Valley (Calif.) anchor the preseason West region Top 10, with players from all over the biggest region in the country landing on our watchlists.

February 24, 2015
Nike/LM High School Boys' Preseason Top 25
Gonzaga has a stacked roster returning to one of the country's toughest leagues, and Culver has proven to be the Midwest's best year-in and year-out. Who do you put on top?

February 13, 2015
Late Brendan Looney's Mother Dies of Cancer
Maureen Looney, the mother of the late Navy SEAL and men's lacrosse player Brendan Looney and a beloved figure within the DeMatha (Md.) lacrosse program, died Wednesday after battling cancer since 2007.

February 4, 2015
Ohio State's Myers Named U.S. U-19 Men's Coach for '16
The Buckeyes head man is the first collegiate coach to be named to lead a U-19 team for the United States - which consist of college freshmen and high school seniors at tournament time.

January 10, 2015
Rec-Less Abandon - The Club-Rec Divide
Club lacrosse has benefits. Local leagues do too. Must the sport make a choice between one or the other?

December 1, 2014
Brian Farrell Announced as Head Coach at Boys' Latin
A 2006 graduate and former All-American defenseman/LSM, Brian Farrell has been announced as the new head coach at Maryland's Boys' Latin school on the retirement Bob Shriver at the end of the 2015 season.

November 18, 2014
USL Sportsmanship Grants Issued to Several Programs
34 lacrosse organizations in 12 states have received US Lacrosse sportsmanship grants after making the commitment to make the game a positive, character-building experience for all participants.

November 7, 2014
Her Space: There's Still Some Sanity in Recruiting
Yes, the recruiting world seems to have spun out of control. But, if you're not already on a commit list, there's no need to panic, according to Kate Hickman.

November 7, 2014
A Soldier's Child: Christian Golczynski
Christian Golczynski, the kid in an iconic Iraq war photo, uses lacrosse to pay it forward as a student and goalie at DeMatha.

November 3, 2014
Gallery: Quaker Lax Fest (Pa.) Fall Tournament
The annual Quaker Lax Fest tournament saw some of the top clubs in the land descend on Pennsylvania for some cold-weather action. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

September 30, 2014
Austin Colvin Named USL's Bob Scott Award Winner
Marin Catholic (Calif.) star Austin Colvin has been named the national recipient of the US Lacrosse Bob Scott Award, given to the player who exemplifies going "above and beyond' for team, school and community.

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