Among today’s highlights in the weekly notebook, St. Thomas Aquinas (Ft. Lauderdale) became the first team not named St. Andrew’s (Boca Raton) or Lake Highland Prep (Orlando) to win the FHSAA state championship since 2002. Also today, South Carolina gets a champion, Lambert (Ga.) dominates and two new lists make their appearance.
LaxRecords.com keeps track of the 2016 boys’ high school lacrosse champions, including runner-ups and scores of all the games. I will be doing recaps of all the state title games soon and will have links within this story. Have something to add? Feel free to email me.
There is a race in Pennsylvania for which senior will end up the Keystone State’s all-time leading goal scorer. Lewisburg senior Matt Fedorjaka is closest, but Upper Dublin senior Michael Mullen is coming on strong with 52 goals this season. Also today, Ponte Vedra and Lake Highland square on in the Florida Final Four and a Rockhurst Jesuit freshman kicks off his high school career.
While LaxRecords.com was started as a place to house the history of boys’ high school lacrosse, there are a lot of performances that do not make the lists. But those performances deserved to be highlighted. The Around the Crease weekly notebook will attempt to spotlight the top players and performances.
Ponte Vedra (Fla.) attackman Reid Smith opened the Sharks’ playoff run with a nine goal outburst, all in the first half, on Tuesday. Also today, Gill St. Bernard’s (N.J.) junior Nick Cooper tops all known scorers for Tuesday and Episcopal (Va.) head coach Scott Conklin reaches a milestone.
Several national records received updates last week after players and teams posted big games. The national list for most points in a single game received a big update as a new No. 2 was added. Plus, another team scores 30 goals in a game and Florida’s single season goals record could be reset this season.
As players, teams and coaches earn a spot on our 2015 Best Known Performance list, LaxRecords.com will post a daily item acknowledging the performance. TweetShareShareRedditEmail0 Shares