Shootout for Soldiers at CA

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In 2017 organizers from Canandaigua made a bold proposal to join the national Shootout for Soldiers movement and beating out many larger sites, became the smallest location selected to host an event. Led by a team that included Carrie Vierhile, Deven York and John Isaac, the event raised over $50,000 in that first year. In their three-year history the group has raised over $180,000 and their ambitious goal this year in $100,000. Full Story

Looking Ahead - Monday Class D and C

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The Section Five Championships are set and will be played over two nights at the higher seeded team`s field on Monday and Tuesday. First up is the Class D where third seeded Palmyra-Macedon will face top seeded Penn Yan at 5:00. Full Story

Semi Finals: Thomas Over Victor - Pittsford Over McQuaid

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Saturday: DAY IN REVIEW: Just like yesterday, two top seeds won and two third seeds beat second seeds. Pittsford was down 9-3 before scoring six goals in the final quarter and forcing two overtime periods to defeating McQuaid 11-10. Thomas scored early and kept the Blue Devils behind on their way to a 10-7 win in Class B. Fairport came back from a 5-3 half, scoring seven goals in the third quarter to punch their championship ticket with an 11-6 win over Hilton. Canandaigua scored six unanswered goals in the first half and finished 8-3 over Penfield. Full Story

Pal-Mac Over Whitman - HF-L Over Geneva

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Friday: DAY IN REVIEW: The Class C and D semifinals have been played and the Championship matchup are set. Pal-Mac (#4) took out Marcus Whitman (#2) and Honeoye Falls-Lima (#3) took out Geneva (#2), but the top seeds won their games. Penn Yan (#1) defeated Haverling (#4) and Livonia-Avon (#1) defeated Wayne (#4). On Monday it will be Pal-Mac at Penn Yan and HF-L at Livonia-Avon for the brick. Full Story

Quarter Finals: From Thirty-One to Sixteen

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Wednesday: DAY IN REVIEW: The quarter finals were played today, and there were fourteen winners and fourteen teams that ended their seasons. Following the season trend, almost all were mismatches with only the Irondequoit at Thomas game close, for most of the game. As expected, all the higher seeded teams won today and the top four seeded teams are now set for the semifinals. Full Story

Players of the Week - Group 5

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Section V Boys Lacrosse Coordinator Mike Simon in conjunction with the Connors and Ferris law firm are, once again, sponsoring recognition of noteworthy performances throughout the season. For "Group 5" we have four players who had standout performances in since the last set of awards. Full Story

The Tournament Begins: Thirty-One Left

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Monday: DAY IN REVIEW: The 2021 tournaments opened today in the out-bracket rounds for Classes B and D and all of the higher seeded teams wonat home. Irondequoit beat Brockport, Schroeder beat Churchville-Chili, Brighton beat Gates Chili and Mynderse beat Waterloo. Full Story

2021 Tournament Seeding Released

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The Brackets for the 2021 are now available on the brackets page.

In Class A, Fairport takes the top seed, with McQuaid second. Pittsford is third and Hilton takes the fourth place. In Class B, Canandaigua takes the top position with Victor second, Thomas third and Penfield fourth. In Class C, Livonia-Avon is first, Geneva is second, Honeoye Falls-Lima is third and Wayne is fourth. In  Class D, Penn Yan takes top honors, with Marcus Whitman in second, Pal-Mac in third and Haverling in fourth. There is lot more information on the Tournament Page. How close are the teams in each class? Take a look at the "Seeding list". Full Story

Week In Review - Week 6

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There were thirty-nine games played last week and although there were some exciting ones there continued to be a large number of mismatches. With travel concerns this season there are only ten out of section games scheduled and they all have been played. Section Five has won eight. Full Story

And Then There Was None

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Saturday: DAY IN REVIEW: It was the last day in the regular season and six games were played. It was Canandaigua over Penn Yan 9-3 and so for 2021 there are no undefeated teams. Gananda travelled to Medina for a 19-12 win. HF-L had a 14-10 win against Schroeder and Hilton surprised Spencerport with a 13-12 win. Tournament seeding will take place late Saturday or early Sunday. Full Story


Other Stories of Interest

2019 Season Wrap Up

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Batavia joined with both Attica and Notre Dame (to form what we canlled BAND) and otherwise the teams remained the same with thirty-five playing in Section Five this year. There were 1,129 players on the rosters at the during of the season and 914 on the final rosters. Fairport carried the largest roster with forty-one players and Spencerport had the smallest with sixteen.  Full Story

2019 All-Americans Announced

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*+The Head Coaches of Section Five recently considered players who had been nominated for All-American and All-Academic awards. The awards, sponsored by US Lacrosse, identify some of the best players from each area around the country. Each of the Head Coaches in the section is allowed to vote on each of the awards. Full Story


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