As the season winds down throughout the country (only Massachusetts is still playing) the next to last poll of the year is in. Florida has two teams in the nation-wide top 50 poll.
29 St. Andrew’s (Boca Raton, Fla.) 23-2 163
49 Lake Highland Prep (Orlando, Fla.) 20-3 35
Rankings reflect matches played through Saturday, June 9.
Highest Mover: Shoreham-Wading River (Shoreham, N.Y.) moves up six spots to No. 42 this week after winning the Class C state championship.
Highest Newcomer: No. 37 Fayetteville-Manlius (Manlius, N.Y.) moves back into the rankings at No. 37 after dropping out last week.
Welcome: Overall, four new teams enter the rankings this week: Fayetteville-Manlius; No. 46 Delbarton (Morristown, N.J.), No. 48 South River (Edgewater, Md.) and No. 50 Langley (McLean, Va.).
States Represented in the Top 25: N.Y. 13; Md. 4; Pa. 4; Conn. 1; D.C. 1; Mass. 1; N.J. 1. States Represented in the FAB 50: N.Y. 18; Md. 12; Pa. 4; N.J. 3; Fla. 2; Ohio 2; Calif. 1; Colo. 1; Conn. 1; D.C. 1; Ga. 1; Ind. 1; Mass. 1; Mich. 1; Va. 1.
Panelists: Scott Barboza, ESPNBoston.com; Brian Davis, FloridaLacrosseNews.com; Chris Goldberg, PhillyLacrosse.com; Mike Loveday, ESPNHS; Brett Manney, ESPNHS; Jimmy Oliver, LaxPower.com; Tom Peace, ESPNHS; Derek Toney, VarsitySportsNetwork.com. Meet the panelists.
See the POWERADE FAB 50 Rankings here…