Category: High School Lacrosse

NYSPHSAA releases expanded guidance for high school athletics

NYSPHSAA releases expanded guidance for high school athletics

On Friday, in response to questions and concerns expressed by member schools, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association, released a 41-page document as a recommended resource on how schools may consider approaching the “Return To Interscholastic Athletics.” As NYSPHSAA ... MORE
All fall high school sports delayed in New York, fall championships cancelled

All fall high school sports delayed in New York, fall championships cancelled

Just like the end of the 2019-2020 local high school sports season, the upcoming one will look a lot different than usual as well. The New York State Public High School Athletic Association has delayed the official start date of the fall ... MORE
Victor grad redefines her role after concussions end lacrosse playing career

Victor grad redefines her role after concussions end lacrosse playing career

The first thought in Kaci Messier’s head was her head. Something hit it and hit it hard, with no warning. The second thought? The pain. Excruciating pain. “I had no idea who it was or really, what happened,” said Messier. “I remember ... MORE
NYSPHSAA cancels spring state championships, regular season high school spring sports remain on hold

NYSPHSAA cancels spring state championships, regular season high school spring sports remain on hold

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) announces the cancellation of the 2020 spring state championship events. The impacted events are boys and girls track & field, boys tennis, softball, baseball, golf and both boys and girls lacrosse state ... MORE
NYSPHSAA planning for high school spring sports seasons

NYSPHSAA planning for high school spring sports seasons

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association released an update to school Athletic Directors on the status of the Spring high school sports season on Monday. In the statement, NYSPHSAA Executive Director Dr. Robert J. Zayas sais that the date ... MORE
Newark’s Grace Gajan signs NLI to play lacrosse at Mercyhurst

Newark’s Grace Gajan signs NLI to play lacrosse at Mercyhurst

As parents, extended family members, coaches, teammates and friends, teachers, administrators and other well-wishers watched, Newark High School senior Grace Gajan signed a National Letter of Intent February 3rd to attend and play NCAA Division 2 Lacrosse with the Mercyhurst University Lakers ... MORE
Ex-lacrosse coach won’t coach again at Geneva

Ex-lacrosse coach won’t coach again at Geneva

The Geneva City School District and its former lacrosse coach have come to a settlement that allows him to continue teaching but prohibits him from seeking another coaching position in the district. At a special meeting Thursday, the Board of Education approved ... MORE
Skaneateles girls lacrosse advances to Class D sectional title game

Skaneateles girls lacrosse advances to Class D sectional title game

The top-seeded Skaneateles girls lacrosse team looked every bit like the favorite in the Class D sectional bracket Thursday, rolling past No. 4 Marcellus, 17-4 at East Syracuse Minoa High School. The Lakers advance to face No. 2 South Jefferson in the ... MORE
Geneva lacrosse coaches placed on administrative leave

Geneva lacrosse coaches placed on administrative leave

The Geneva Varsity Lacrosse team competed on Friday without two key components of their head coaching staff. Long-time head coach L.J. Russell and Assistant Head Coach Brian Travis were placed on administrative leave this week, pending an internal investigation. Heather Swanson confirmed ... MORE
Mynderse girls lacrosse tops Penn Yan to advance to Class D title game, will face Pal-Mac

Mynderse girls lacrosse tops Penn Yan to advance to Class D title game, will face Pal-Mac

The Mynderse-Romulus girls lacrosse team avenged an earlier season loss last night vs. Penn Yan at East Rochester HS field. The 11-7 win against the storied Penn Yan lacrosse team was a first in sectional play for the Blue Devils. M-R added ... MORE
Last second goal lifts Skaneateles over South Jefferson

Last second goal lifts Skaneateles over South Jefferson for Sectional title

Maggie Newton had never scored a game-winning goal, until Tuesday night. With 2.1 seconds left in a rematch of last year’s Class D sectional final, the Skaneateles sophomore found the back of the net, avenging last year’s loss to South Jefferson with ... MORE
Victor rally delivers 7-6 victory over Canandaigua in Class B lacrosse title game

Victor rally delivers 7-6 victory over Canandaigua in Class B lacrosse title game

There are so many reasons why Victor is a perennial champion in Section V boys lacrosse, and Wednesday night, we saw yet another one. In a season where there were more struggles than the Blue Devils have endured in the past two ... MORE
Penn Yan survives thriller, beats Pal-Mac in OT to win Class C lax title

Penn Yan survives thriller, beats Pal-Mac in OT to win Class C lax title

If you have followed Section V lacrosse for the last two-plus decades, this won’t come as a shocker. Penn Yan won yet another championship Wednesday night, its 21st title in 22 years, the last three coming in Class D. But here’s where ... MORE
Canandaigua girls turns back Spencerport to take Class B lacrosse crown

Canandaigua girls turns back Spencerport to take Class B lacrosse crown

The Canandaigua girls lacrosse team was right. Each time the Braves broke a huddle during the Section V Class B Tournament Final on Wednesday, they said “together,” just like thousands of high school teams. And sticking together was the way the Canandaigua ... MORE
Pal-Mac girls roll on in state lacrosse tournament with 19-5 win Saturday

Pal-Mac girls roll on in state lacrosse tournament with 19-5 win Saturday

Andra Savage led the way with six goals and four assists as Palmyra-Macedon bested Eden of Section VI in a state quarterfinals game at Williamsville North High School on Saturday. Jamie Walker had five goals and two assists, Emma Arnold added four ... MORE