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June 6, 2017 — Top 10 for the week of June 4

With only a couple of weeks left in the domestic girls lacrosse season, the number of active teams slowly diminishes to an elite few, and everyone’s giving it their all in order to win their state championship.

Our honorary No. 11 Team of the Week is Monroe Community College. The Tribunes won the national championship for two-year colleges with a 12-3 win over Howard Community College in the national final. The win didn’t really show just how dominant Monroe was over the last season, as they hit the 20-goal mark in eight games.

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

Season complete: Beat Towson Notre Dame Prep (Md.) 12-9 in IAAM Class “A” championship game; win streak now at 177 games

2. Glenelg (Md.) 20-0

Season complete: Gladiators beat Bel Air C. Milton Wright (Md.) in MPSSAA Class 3A/2A final

3. Mount Sinai (N.Y.) 16-2

Mustangs plays Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake (N.Y.) Friday in NYSPHSAA Class C semi final

4. San Diego Torrey Pines (Calif.) 23-0

Season complete: Beat a very good Poway (Calif.) side in the CIF San Diego Open Division championship

5. Towson Notre Dame Prep (Md.) 17-2

Season complete: Blazers had momentum in the first half and the lead until McDonogh went on a 7-0 run to turn a 4-3 deficit into a 10-4 lead

6. Bridgewater-Raritan (N.J.) 21-1

Beat Voorhees Eastern (N.J.) for NJSIAA Group IV title and play NJSIAA Tournament of Champions semifinal against Bernards (N.J.) Township tomorrow

7. Rosemont Agnes Irwin (Pa.) 21-5

Season complete: Beat Newtown Square Episcopal Academy (Pa.) 14-7 in PAISAA final

8. Alexandria Bishop Ireton (Va.) 19-5

Season complete: Cardinals got the ball in overtime and overcame a late comeback in the VISL title match against Alexandria St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes (Va.)

9. Newfield Middle Country (N.Y.) 17-3

After a 10-9 win over Massapequa (N.Y.), the Mad Dogs take on North Rockland (N.Y.) in the Class A semifinals on Friday

10. Summit Oak Knoll (N.J.) 20-4

Royals meet city rival Summit (N.J.) in NJSIAA Tournament of Champions semifinal tomorrow

11. Monroe Community College 14-0

Tribunes only had one close game all season; a 12-11 regular-season win against Howard

Who’s out: Ridgewood (N.J.) 10-9 loss to Bridgewater-Raritan (N.J.); Northport (N.Y.) 13-3 loss to Newfield Middle Country (N.Y.)

And bear in mind: Darien (Conn.) 18-3, Lewes Cape Henlopen (Del.) 16-2, Orlando Bishop Moore (Fla.) 20-4, Milton (Ga.) 19-4, Marriottsville Marriotts Ridge (Md.) 12-4, Moorestown (N.J.) 21-2, Fayettteville-Manlius (N.Y.) 16-3, Syracuse Christian Brothers Academy (N.Y.) 16-3, Garden City (N.Y.) 18-1, Raleigh Cardinal Gibbons (N.C.) 18-2, Upper Arlington (Ohio) 16-2, Radnor Archbishop Carroll (Pa.) 22-1, Alexandria St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes (Va.) 27-2