It’s another week of four new teams entering the rankings this week. Half Hollow Hills East (N.Y.) makes its first appearance in the rankings, jumping all the way to No. 8.
After last week’s round of upsets, the Week 4 Consensus Rankings features five new teams. Paul VI (Va.) gets the highest ranking after defeating Gonzaga (D.C.) last week, while Loyola-Blakefield (Md.) moves to No. 21. Other new teams include Upper Dublin (Pa.), Summit (N.J.) and Lincoln-Sudbury (Mass.).
John Jay-Cross River (N.Y.) makes the rankings this week, making them the only new team. There was quite a bit of shuffling in the Week 3 Consensus Rankings this week.
It’s been two weeks since the last Consensus Rankings and quite a lot has changed. Gonzaga (D.C.), Manhasset (N.Y.) and Smithtown West (N.Y.) all jump into the Top 30 after not being ranked previously.
The early high school lacrosse season proved turbulent for a number of teams in last week’s Consensus Rankings. Three new teams make their appearance in this week’s ranking: St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes (Va.), St. Mary’s (Md.) and St. John’s (D.C.).
Culver Academy (Ind.) was chosen as the No. 1 team by two of the three national polls during the preseason, giving them the slight edge over defending Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) A Conference champion Calvert Hall (Md.) as the top team in the nation.
Darien (Conn.) made the Week 15 Consensus Rankings a little more interesting this week as the Blue Wave moved up one spot, from No. 3 to No. 2 this week after winning their state championship and finishing a 23-0 season. But it was not just Darien that made this week interesting. Victor (N.Y.) and Avon… Read More
In the next-to-last Consensus Rankings of the year, Yorktown (N.Y.) and Avon Grove (Pa.) enter the Top 40 for the first time this season. Exiting this week’s rankings are three teams: former No. 30 Massapequa (N.Y.), No. 31 Seton Hall Prep (N.J.) and No. 37 Ridgewood (N.J.). Hot Take As expected during this point in the… Read More
Four new teams enter the Consensus Rankings this week, led by Seton Hall Prep (N.J.) at No. 31 and Georgetown Prep (Md.) at No. 35. Ridgewood (N.J.) and No. 39 Garden City (N.Y.) also enter the rankings this week. Georgetown Prep used its performance in the GEICO High School Lacrosse Nationals, in which they reached the… Read More
Last week was quiet and not too much surprised me with the moves, but this week’s there’s some major movement. A quick note for this week is that two of the usual rankings were not released, so the point total is different this week and could have impacted some of the moves. Which could, in turn,… Read More