Foothill High School has filled their 2016 boys’ lacrosse schedule, and as usual the Knights are not shying away from competition. The 2016 schedule includes a mix of in-state and out-of-state opponents with a combined 2015 record of 269-110.
The visitors from out of state will be Brighton from Utah, Bergen Catholic from New Jersey, and Mt. St. Joseph from Maryland. The Brighton Bengals finished 2015 with a 15-3 record, and No. 3 ranking in the state according to LaxPower.com. The Bergen Catholic Crusaders finished 2015 with an 18-6 record and No. 6 state ranking from LaxPower.com. The Mt. St. Joe Gaels had an 8-10 record last year.
Closer to home, Foothill will be playing top teams from Northern California, Los Angeles, the OC, and San Diego. They will face nationally ranked St. Ignatius and De La Salle during a trip to the Bay Area. Their Los Angeles competition includes Oak Park, L.A. Palos Verdes (Southern Section Finalists and Bay League champions), and Loyola (Mission League champs). Orange County opponents include Los Alamitos, St. Margaret’s (Southern Section champions), Newport Harbor (Sunset League champ), Corona del Mar, San Clemente, Trabuco Hills (South Coast League champions), JSerra (Trinity League champions), and Santa Margarita. The Knight close out the 2016 regular season with games against three San Diego powers: Poway (CIF-SD Open Division champs), Torrey Pines(CIF-SD Open Division finalists), and La Costa Canyon (CIF-SD Division 1 champions).
The complete schedule is provided below.
|Opponent||Date/Time||Opponent 2015 Record|
|Oak Park at Foothill||02/27 @ 12:00 PM||9 – 8|
|Foothill at Los Alamitos||03/02 @ 04:00 PM||9 – 8|
|St. Margaret’s at Foothill||03/05 @ 12:00 PM||21 – 3|
|Loyola at Foothill||03/09 @ 07:00 PM||15 – 4|
|Brighton (UT) at Foothill||03/12 @ 02:00 PM||15 – 3|
|Foothill at Newport Harbor||03/16 @ 06:00 PM||11 – 7|
|Corona del Mar at Foothill||03/19 @ 07:00 PM||18 – 1|
|Foothill at San Clemente||03/22 @ 07:00 PM||10 – 9|
|Foothill at Trabuco Hills||03/26 @ 03:00 PM||15 – 4|
|Foothill at Jserra||03/29 @ 07:00 PM||15 – 5|
|Bergen Catholic (NJ) at Foothill||03/31 @ 07:00 PM||17 – 4|
|Mt. St. Joseph’s (MD) at Foothill||04/02 @ 02:00 PM||8 – 10|
|Foothill at De La Salle||04/06 @ 07:00 PM||13 – 8|
|Foothill at St. Ignatius||04/08 @ 04:00 PM||18 – 1|
|Palos Verdes at Foothill||04/14 @ 07:00 PM||17 – 6|
|Foothill at Santa Margarita||04/16 @ 02:00 PM||13 – 6|
|La Costa Canyon at Foothill||04/23 @ 04:00 PM||14 – 9|
|Poway at Foothill||04/27 @ 07:00 PM||17 – 6|
|Torrey Pines at Foothill||04/29 @ 07:00 PM||14 – 8|