Post Season Play 2018

NYS Championship InfoAfter the regular season, there are several championship opportunities for teams that qualify. First up are the Section Five Tournaments for four classes (A-B-C-D).

There are FOUR classes again this year.

A year ago, and after much debate, the NYSPHSAA reorganized the New York State Tournaments into four classes and so there will be four tournaments at both the sectional and state levels for this first time this year. The last change occured in 2000 when the state moved from two to three classes.

Sectionals winners then compete for their regional championships in what some call the "State Quarterfinals".

Winners then play in the semi finals and finals to win the New York State Champions. The BLaxFive Calendar maps out the dates.

The Championships will be held right here in Section Five from 2017 through 2019. For visitors planning to attend the Championships, check out the Tournament Vistors page for lots of local information.


The Bracket page includes printable PDF files for each Class Tournament.


2018 Section Five Lacrosse

CNB Sponsor  Championships Sponsor

Once again, Section Five Boys Lacrosse has a corporate sponsor for the tournaments which culminates in the crowning of champions. The Canandaigua National Bank and Trust will provide, along with general support, plaques for players named to this year`s All Tournament team, certificates for All Sectional Five Lacrosse award winners and plaques for each of the winning tournament coaches. Section Five Lacrosse is fortunate to have such great neighbors as friends.Sectional Winners

 Links to other Information:

 


Section Five Tournament Brackets - 2018

The Section Five Lacrosse Tournaments will start on Monday, May 21st and will end with the crowning of the Class B and D champions on Wednesday, May 30th.


The schedule of games will be as follows:

Class

Round

Day

Date

Time

Location

B-D

Out brackets

Mon

5/21

5:00 or 7:00

Higher Seeded Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

A-C

Quarterfinal

Tue

5/22

5:00 or 7:00

Higher Seeded Team

B-D

Quarterfinal

Wed

5/23

5:00 or 7:00

Higher Seeded Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

A

Semifinal

Fri

5/25

5:00 or 7:30*

Thomas

C

Semifinal

Fri

5/25

5:30 or 7:30*

Penn Yan

B

Semifinal

Sat

5/26

11:00 or 1:30*

Fairport

D

Semifinal

Sat

5/26

11:00 or 1:30*

HF-L

 

 

 

 

 

 

C

Finals

Tue

5/29

5:00 pm

St. John Fisher

A

Finals

Tue

5/29

7:30 pm

St. John Fisher

D

Finals

Wed

5/30

5:00 pm

St. John Fisher

B

Finals

Wed

5/30

7:30 pm

St. John Fisher

   * The highest seeded team will play in the earliest time slot

 


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In Class A:
All seven Class A teams will play in the 2018 tournament. The tournament will begin with the quarterfinal round which will be played on Tuesday, May 22nd at the higher seeded team's field.

The semifinal games will be played at Webster Thomas on Friday, May 25th and the Championship game will be played at St. John Fisher College on Tuesday, May 29th at 7:30pm.

 

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In Class B:
All eleven teams will play in the 2018 tournament. The tournament will begin with the out bracket round on Monday May 21st at the higher seeded team's site.

The tournament will continue with the quarterfinal round on Wednesday, May 23rd at the higher seeded team's field.

The semifinal games will be played at Fairport on Saturday, May 26th at 11:00 am and 1:30pm. The higher seeded team will play the first game of the day.

The Championship game will be played at St. John Fisher College on Wednesday, May 310th at 7:30pm.

 

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In Class C:
All seven teams will play in the 2018 tournament. The tournament will begin with the quarterfinal round on Tuesday, May 22nd at the higher seeded team's field.

The semifinal games will be played at Penn Yan on Friday, May 25th at 5:30 am and 8:00pm. The higher seeded team will play the first game of the day.

The Championship game will be played at St. John Fisher College on Tuesday, May 29th at 5:00pm.

 

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In Class D:
All ten teams will play in the 2018 tournament. The tournament will begin with the out bracket round on Monday May 21st at the higher seeded team's site.

The tournament will continue with the quarterfinal round on Wednesday, May 23rd at the higher seeded team's field.

The semifinal games will be played at HF-L on Saturday, May 26th at 11:00 am and 1:30pm. The higher seeded team will play the first game of the day.

The Championship game will be played at St. John Fisher College on Wednesday, May 30th at 5:00pm.

 


2018 New York State Tournaments

NYSPHSAA Championships - St. John Fisher College (Rochester)

After each participating section has determined their champions, games are conducted by NYS to crown State Champions in classes A, B, C and D.

As of 2011, the format is Wednesday, Saturday, Wednesday, Saturday. This the result of previous weather delays that forced participants to play back-to-back games. This format allows several days between contests.
 

Information about the "Home for the Championships" is available here.
  

nys sections There are five groups as demonstrated on the map to the left.

Western: 5 and 6
Central: 3 and 4
Lower State: 1 and 2
Long Island: 8 and 11
Outbracket: 9 and 10

There are no teams playing in Section 7
   

Round 1 – Out bracket Games

There are a very few teams playing lacrosse in Sections 9 and 10. As of 2009 Sections 3, 4 and 10 take turns playing in the out bracket round and Sections 1, 2 and 9 take turns playing in the out bracket down state. The Western region (Sections 5 and 6) and the Long Island region no longer play in the out bracket rounds.

There are a very few teams playing lacrosse in Sections 9 and 10. As of 2009 Sections 3, 4 and 10 take turns playing in the out bracket round and Sections 1, 2 and 9 take turns playing in the out bracket down state. The Western region (Sections 5 and 6) and the Long Island region no longer play in the out bracket rounds.

Round 2 – Regional Games
“Regional” games for each class will be played on Saturday, June 2nd in what some call the “State Quarter finals”. The Class D “Western Regional Championship” game will be played at 10:00 am, the Class A game at 12:30, the Class B game at 3:00 and the Class C game at 5:30. These games will be played at All High (Section 6) this year.

In other parts of the State, Sections 4/10 winner will play for the “Central Championship” at Section 3 (CNS). Sections 8 and 11 will play for the “Long Island Championship” at Hofstra. Sections 9/2 will play for the “Lower State Championship” at Section 1 (Lakeland HS). (The bracket sheets are in the appendix)..

Round 3 – Semi Final Games
The “East and West” Championships will be played in each class on Wednesday, June 6th. Classes B and A will play at CNS and Classes D and C will be played at SJFC. Games will be played at 4:00 (B and D) and 6:30 (A and C These games will crown the “Upstate Champions”.

The “Downstate Championships” will be played at the same times as above at U Albany (D and C) and Adelphi (B and A).

Round 4 – New York State Championships
The Championship games for each Class will be played at St. John Fisher College on Saturday, June 9th with the Class D game starting at 10:00 am, the Class A game at 12:30 pm, the Class B game at 3:00 and the Class C game at 5:30 pm..

 

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