TopOfTheCircle.com

Serving the scholastic field hockey and lacrosse community since 1998

June 7, 2016 — Top 10 for the week of June 5

This week sees the nation’s only tournament which sees other champions meet each other in a “best of the best” format. Yep, it’s the week of the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions, which will see No. 9 Summit (N.J.) and No. 10 Ridgewood (N.J.) play for a chance to meet each other in a rematch of an April 20 regular-season match, won by Summit 9-8.

1. Owings Mills McDonogh (Md.) 22-0

Season complete: Won eighth straight IAAM Class A championship with a 15-7 win over Baltimore Roland Park (Md.); winning streak at 155 games

2. Garden City (N.Y.) 19-1

Trojans will meet Victor (N.Y.) for the New York Class B semifinals Friday at Cortland State University

3. Syracuse Christian Brothers Academy (N.Y.) 18-0

Takes on North Rockland (N.Y.) today in the New York Class A semifinals at Tompkins County Community College

4. Darien (Conn.) 17-1-1

Is this evening’s CIAC Class L Tournament semifinal against Wilton (Conn.) a trap game? The Warriors may have gone 1-5 to end the regular season, but have scored 37 goals in their last two games

5. Alexandria St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes (Va.) 25-1

Season complete: Defeated Alexandria Bishop Ireton (Va.) 12-5 in Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Division I final

6. Manchester Valley (Md.) 19-2

Season complete: Defeated Fallston (Md.) 22-3 in MPSSAA Class 2A-1A final

7. Westwood (Mass.) 20-1

To host Wellesley (Mass.) in MIAA South Division I semifinal this evening

8. Novato (Calif.) 24-0

Season complete: beat Danville Monte Vista (Calif.) 10-9 in CIF North Coast Section Division I championship

9. Summit (N.J.) 22-1

After beating Moorestown (N.J.) in Group 3 final, the Hilltoppers will take on Summit Oak Knoll (N.J.) in NJSIAA Tournament of Champions semifinal tomorrow at Monmouth University

10. Ridgewood (N.J.) 19-2

After taking down unbeaten Bridgewater-Raritan (N.J.) and Medford Lakes Shawenee (N.J.) to win the state’s Group 4 title, the Maroons will take on Rumson-Fair Haven (N.J.) in NJSIAA Tournament of Champions semifinal tomorrow at Monmouth University

Who’s out: Bayport-Blue Point (N.Y.) 6-5 loss to Mount Sinai; Bridgewater-Raritan (N.J.) 10-8 loss to Ridgewood (N.J.)

And bear in mind: Denver Colorado Academy (Colo.) 18-0, Windsor Loomis Chaffee (Conn.) 17-0, St. John’s Bartram Trail (Fla.) 19-6, Walton (Ga.) 17-5, Baltimore Roland Park (Md.) 14-4, Cockeysville Dulaney (Md.) 17-3, Olney Good Counsel (Md.) 18-3, Mount Sinai (N.Y.)  16-3, North Rockland (N.Y.) 19-2, West Islip (N.Y.) 16-4, Upper Arlington (Ohio) 22-0, Radnor (Pa.) 19-6, Glen Mills Garnet Valley (Pa.) 19-5, Newtown Square Episcopal Academy (Pa.) 23-5, Rosemont Agnes Irwin (Pa.) 19-6, Alexandria Bishop Ireton (Va.) 20-4

Advertisements

%d bloggers like this: