Mater Dei’s Danese Commits to Columbia

Danese, a.k.a. "Groundball Gia," was third on the Monarchs in goals last season with 42 and second in groundballs with 55. 

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Sign up for the Buku Overnight Camp in Santa Barbara

Buku Lacrosse will host the 5th Annual Summer Overnight camp at UCSB August 3-5.

SoCal Express ’22 Tours Naval Academy, Hall of Fame

The Express mixed in some culture, history, and fun with three tournaments on their east coast trip.

Aces Lacrosse Announce Tryouts for Fall Elite Teams

Tryouts will be held August 4, 2018 from 3:00 to 6:00 pm at San Juan Hills High School

Battle of the Beach Rundown

Near record temperatures scorched the Southland, but that was not enough to keep nearly 60 boys and girls lacrosse teams away from the 2018 Battle at the Beach.

Join the Coaches from All Four San Diego Colleges at the San Diego Summer Clinic

Join SDSU head coach Jesse Foss and the head coaches from USD, UCSD, and CSUSM at the San Diego Summer Clinic on July 27.

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Events

Sign up for the Buku Overnight Camp in Santa Barbara

Buku Lacrosse will host the 5th Annual Summer Overnight camp at UCSB August 3-5.

Aces Lacrosse Announce Tryouts for Fall Elite Teams

Tryouts will be held August 4, 2018 from 3:00 to 6:00 pm at San Juan Hills High School

Battle of the Beach Rundown

Near record temperatures scorched the Southland, but that was not enough to keep nearly 60 boys and girls lacrosse teams away from the 2018 Battle at the Beach.

Join the Coaches from All Four San Diego Colleges at the San Diego Summer Clinic

Join SDSU head coach Jesse Foss and the head coaches from USD, UCSD, and CSUSM at the San Diego Summer Clinic on July 27.

Joe Nardella and Face-Off Factory Return to So Cal for L.A. Development Day

Development Days focus on the students' overall Faceoff Development. Faceoff Factory strives to provide their students with the most complete faceoff training program in lacrosse.

Mater Dei’s Danese Commits to Columbia

Danese, a.k.a. "Groundball Gia," was third on the Monarchs in goals last season with 42 and second in groundballs with 55. 

COLLEGE LACROSSE NEWS

College Commitments

Esperanza’s Bravo Commits to Maryville

Bravo was a First Team All-League and Third Team All-County performer in 2018

Esepranza’s Alfaro Commits to George Fox University

Alfaro was a First Team All-League perform with with 53 points 23 goals, 30 assists.

Santiago’s Todd Burr Commits to Augustana College (Illinois)

"I'm just really excited that I get to continue playing the sport that I love," Burr said. "I'm also really thankful for all the people that have helped me get there."

Lions’ Midfielder Mike Spaeth Commits to Westminster

Oaks Christian junior midfielder Mike Spaeth, a two-time All-Marmonte League selection, announced last week his commitment to attend and play lacrosse at Westminster College...

Andy Shin of St.Margaret’s Commits to MIT

St. Margaret's captain Andy Shin is MIT bound.

Mater Dei’s Danese Commits to Columbia

Danese, a.k.a. "Groundball Gia," was third on the Monarchs in goals last season with 42 and second in groundballs with 55. 

College Headlines

2018’s Top College Performers from the OC

A National Champion, A First Team All-American, A Rookie of the Year and more.

Ansel Steps Down from Fullerton

Ansel led the Titans to a 58-16 overall record, five consecutive trips to the Southwest Lacrosse Conference championship game, and three appearances in the MCLA National Tournament.

NCAA Champion Chat: Q&A with Yale’s (and CdM’s) Hoyt Crance

Hoyt Crance (CdM '15) added an NCAA D1 championship to his resume this year.

So Cal Has an Elite Eight in the Final Four

At least one player from Southern California is guaranteed to emerge with an NCAA Division 1 title this weekend.

St. Margaret’s Alum Shanks Named First Team All-American

Shanks played in all 20 games for the 18-2 Jumbos and tallied 50 points (38 goals, 12 assists).

More So Cal Lacrosse News

Los Angeles Lax News

Shafer, Mackel Headline 2018 LA Girls All-Area Team

Seniors Allison Shafer of Redondo Union and Cate Mackel of Chaminade headline the US Lacrosse 2018 LA Girls All-Area Team. Shafer was the leading...

Loyola Tops L.A. Boys’ Lacrosse All American Selections with Three

Loyola High School, the 3X Southern Section champions, added three All Americans and a Coach of the Year Award to their list of 2019 accomplishments. 

Esperanza’s Bravo Commits to Maryville

Bravo was a First Team All-League and Third Team All-County performer in 2018

Culver City MS Wins Second Straight League Title

Culver City Middle School claimed its second consecutive Delphic League championship this spring, completing an undefeated season with an 8-7, come-from-behind victory over Village...

Loyola’s Hesse Named POY on 2018 LA All-Area Team

Senior face-off midfielder Aidan Hesse of three-time US Lacrosse Los Angeles-area and Southern Section champion Loyola was named Player of the Year on the...

Evan Egan Named Warrior/US Lacrosse Magazine West Region Boys’ Player of the Year

Egan, now a rising college freshman bound for North Carolina, led the Falcons to the 2018 CIF San Diego Open Division crown, a 19-1 record, and No. 15 national ranking.

San Diego Lax News

Poway Outlasts San Marcos in Open Division Quarterfinal

The Poway Titans advanced to their fourth Open Division Final Four in as many years by defeating a scrappy San Marcos team 11-5 Friday...

Bishop’s moves up to No. 5 as postseason begins

With the CIF San Diego Section boys lacrosse playoffs set to begin this week, Bishop's (12-4) moved up three spots to No. 5 in...

Torrey Pines defeats La Costa Canyon, retains No. 1 spot

This past week was a success for Torrey Pines, as the Falcons defeated both Poway and rival La Costa Canyon, to continue their six-game...

Poway moves back into top three in SD coaches poll

After defeating Mount Carmel and Westview this past week, Poway (7-6) continued their undefeated league campaign for this season and moved into the No....

Cathedral Catholic climbs back into top 10

Despite starting their season off with a 2-8 record, Cathedral Catholic has moved up three spots in this week's MaxLaxSD coaches poll, to move...

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MaxLaxOC’s Top 10 Plays of Week 6

For most teams week 6 meant Spring Break and though games were on short supply, there were plenty of outstanding plays to fill the countdown.  Check...

Lions’ Sarah Spaeth Commits to Chapman

Senior midfielder Sarah Spaeth of Oaks Christian has committed to attend and play lacrosse next year at NCAA Division III Chapman University. "Chapman University is everything...

Foothill’s Miles Smart Commits to Ohio Wesleyan University

Foothill's face-off specialist Mile's Smart (2018) has committed to further his education and play NCAA Division 3 lacrosse for Ohio Wesleyan University. The 5'9" junior totaled...

College Commitments: Boy’s Lacrosse

    These lists were culled from MaxLax reports, Laxpower.com, InsideLacrosse.com and RecruitingRundown.com. Please let us know if you are aware of any other commits by emailing...

Team Goon Wins 2015 ULAX Summer League

A squad of Goon Lacrosse alumni went undefeated and claimed the championship of the 2015 ULAX Los Angeles summer league Tuesday night, beating Team Broski...

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