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Loyola, Thomas Steinke

Relentless pressure makes Loyola Cubs a dangerous opponent

0 - Published April 8, 2014 by in High School

The Loyola Cubs knocked off Thousand Oaks and Crespi last week behind an aggressive defense that refuses to let opponents get comfortable.

Newbury Park, Andrew Noble

Young Newbury Park squad cements status as L.A. contender

0 - Published April 1, 2014 by in High School

The Newbury Park Panthers swept three games last week to improve to 8-0 and make it clear that they are, indeed, a contender in the Southern Section’s L.A. division.

Justice Sefas, Harvard Westlake

Southland Lax Video Explosion

0 - Published April 1, 2014 by in College, High School

Over the past few years on the LaxAllStars homepage, the College Lacrosse Video Explosion has become an LAS regular. Putting together some of the best college lacrosse videos on the internet in one place makes life easier for any lacrosse fan – but why should we stop with just college lacrosse? Without further ado, we present the first Southland Lax Video Explosion, featuring some of the best videos of the 2014 lacrosse season in the Southland.

Adrenaline announces 2014 All-American rosters, new Stars and Stripes event

0 - Published March 28, 2014 by in Events, High School

Adrenaline Lacrosse has announced the rosters for the fourth annual Adrenaline All-American game, which will feature 55 of the best seniors in the West, as well as a new event, the Stars and Stripes Summer Festival.

Jack Temko, Harvard Westlake

Assessing top L.A. challengers to O.C. lacrosse dominance

0 - Published March 24, 2014 by in High School

High school lacrosse teams from the L.A./Ventura half of the Southern Section are getting stronger, but Orange County teams still dominate the power ratings. Which L.A. teams might challenge the O.C. this May?

Jimmy Yanes, JSerra

Making sense of early results in high school lacrosse

0 - Published March 17, 2014 by in High School

There’s a big week ahead in high school lacrosse throughout the L.A. area and a lot to catch up on since we posted last, so it’s time to dump out the notebook and try to put some things in perspective.

Palos Verdes, Harvard Westlake

Harvard Westlake, Palos Verdes among top teams entering 2014

0 - Published March 3, 2014 by in High School

Our friends over at released a series of videos last week previewing the 2014 high school lacrosse season in the Los Angeles area, and both finalists from last spring made the top three. But neither is ranked No. 1 by Drew Rogers and Lane Jaffe.

Oak Park vs. Newbury Park

Knights Challenge, Mission League rivalry highlight opening week

0 - Published February 28, 2014 by in High School

Saturday marks the first day Southern Section high school lacrosse programs can play official games, and a couple of schools are taking advantage of the opportunity.

Oak Park, Ryan Helfand

Newbury Park scrimmage tourney sets stage for prep season

0 - Published February 25, 2014 by in High School

High school season gets under way this weekend, which means last weekend was time for scrimmages all over the Southland. I headed out to Newbury Park, where the Panthers were hosting the first Black Cat Winter Shootout, featuring eight prep programs from L.A. and the Conejo Valley, all of whom were playoff qualifiers last spring.

Adrenaline Faceoff Challenge, Los Angeles, San Diego, Faceoff Factory

Adrenaline Faceoff Challenge Coming to LA, San Diego Before New Year’s

0 - Published December 12, 2013 by in High School, Training

Faceoff-specific training seems to be a growing trend in lacrosse, with organizations like Greg Gurenlian’s Faceoff Academy and FOGOLax teaching faceoff specific mechanics and drills. Adrenaline caught the faceoff bug over the summer with its first Faceoff Challenge in Orange County. Now, ADRLN and the Faceoff Factory are bringing the program to Los Angeles on Dec. 28 and to San Diego on Dec. 29.

Adrenaline High Rollers SoCal

VIDEO: Adrenaline High Rollers SoCal All-Star Game

0 - Published December 4, 2013 by in Club, High School

A few weekends ago, the Adrenaline High Rollers: SoCal recruiting event took place at Orange Coast College. Our friends at MaxLaxOC attended the event and put together two awesome videos, including a video of the High School All-Star game.

Santa Monica Lacrosse

Santa Monica High School Adds Varsity Lacrosse

0 - Published September 23, 2013 by in High School

Earlier this month, the Santa Monica Vikings Lacrosse club announced that Santa Monica High School (SAMOHI) will be fielding CIF lacrosse teams for both boys and girls beginning this school year.

Los Alamitos Lacrosse

Plenty of High School Programs Still Seeking Head Coaches, Assistants

0 - Published August 21, 2013 by in High School

At least 14 schools from Thousand Oaks to San Diego have postings up for lacrosse coaches, with the jobs ranging from varsity head coach to freshman assistants. Los Alamitos, for instance, is looking for assistants to fill out new coach Chris Jewett’s staff.

Chris Jewett, Leverage Lacrosse

High School Coaching Changes in the O.C.

0 - Published August 20, 2013 by in High School

A number of high school coaching vacancies have been filled over the past few months, including the top spots at Orange County schools Santa Margarita, Los Alamitos, Beckman, Trabuco Hills and Mater Dei. Among those taking over new programs is former Mira Costa coach Chris Jewett.

Ryan Harnisch, Philip Thompson

Adrenaline Shines Spotlight on Faceoff Specialists With August Event

0 - Published August 14, 2013 by in High School

The U.S. Lacrosse Southern Section finals featured impressive young faceoff specialists in Ryan Harnisch, Philip Thompson and Rizal Smith. Later this month, Adrenaline is offering a combined training session and faceoff competition with its 2013 Faceoff Challenge.