Next Up: Western Regionals

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Next up for the Section V Champions are the NYS Western Regionals, which are hosted this year by Section V at St. John Fisher University. Full Story

Victor Wins First Title Since 2019

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Victor won their first Championship title since 2019 with a 16-6 win over Spencerport. This was the first time in program history that Spencerport made the finals and the first time since Victor’s six year winning Streak (2014-2019) that the Blue Devils had made the finals. In addition to Victor Boys winning their title, the Victor Girls Lacrosse Team also won their Championship earlier in the evening with an 8-7 in quadruple overtime win over Irondequoit. Full Story

Penn Yan Wins their 27th Championship

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Penn Yan defeated Aquinas 11-6 to win their 12th straight (and 27th overall) Sectional Championship.  The Mustangs had a slow start in the first quarter, but picked up the pace for the remainder of the game and led throughout.  After three quarters, the Mustangs led 7-2 before both teams added four goals each in the final quarter. Full Story

HFL Wins in Double Overtime for Second Championship in 3 Years

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After finishing as the runner-up last season, HFL came back to win their second Section Five Title in 3 years with a double overtime 9-8 win over Wayne.  This was the first double overtime Finals matchup since Victor over Thomas in 2018.  The Cougars’ Chase Perryman scored the game winner with 2:59 left in the second overtime period.  Perryman was named the Class B Tournament MVP and finished the game with 4g-2a.  Full Story

Pittsford Wins Class A Title

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After finishing the last two seasons as the Runner-up, Pittsford finally became the Class A Champions.  The Panthers defeated McQuaid Jesuit 9-5 tonight.  The game was close for the first half before Pittsford took over in the third and fourth quarters.  The Panthers scored eight straight goals spanning the second, third and fourth quarters.  The Panther defense held the Knights scoreless for over 36 minutes.  Leading the charge for the Panthers was Tournament MVP senior attackman Rex Kesselring.  Kesselring finished with 4g.  Full Story

Victor Advances to Class B Finals

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Victor came back from a slow start in the first quarter with 11 unanswered goals spanning the first three quarters in their 16-9 win over Irondequoit.  The Blue Panthers will move on to face Spencerport in the Class B Finals on Wednesday.  The Blue Devils were led in scoring by senior attackman Pax Marshall (4g-4a).  Senior attackman Sam Gotham finished with 5g for the Blue Devils.  For the Eagles, the scoring was much more spread out with four different players finishing with two goals each (Cooper Moore, Ryan Boe, Dan Buckley and Aidan Greco).  Moore (the only non-senior) of the scoring group is a freshman. Full Story

Spencerport Advances to the Class B Finals

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Spencerport moves on the Class B Tournament for the first time in program history after their 6-4 win over Webster Schroeder.  The Rangers scored the last four goals of the game and held the Warriors scoreless throughout the second half.  Goalie Taylor Kaye finished with five saves (1 in the second half) on the game for the Rangers.  For the Warriors, Casey Berns recorded 7 saves. Full Story

Pittsford Advances to the Class A Finals

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SPECIAL REPORT: Pittsford moved on to the Class A Championship to face the winner of McQuaid Jesuit vs. Penfield.  The Panthers held the Cadets scoreless until the 4th quarter defeating Hilton 12-5.  The Cadets defense was noteworthy throughout the contest.  Goalie Jason Mosher had a strong game and finished with 12 saves for the game.  In addition to the strong performance in the cage, the Cadet defense played a strong zone throughout the contest.  The Panthers were forced into multiple bad shots throughout the contest.  The biggest problem from Hilton came from their limited possession time.  The Cadets struggled to have many chances at the goal.   Four of their five goals were scored in the final 3:03 of play. Full Story

McQuaid Jesuit Advances to the Class A Finals

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McQuaid Jesuit used a 7 goal third quarter to pull ahead and defeat Penfield 10-6 in tonight’s second match-up.  The game was a defensive game for three quarters with 9 of the 17 total goals coming in the third quarter.  Penfield’s Mason Schembri finished at 50% with 8 of his 10 saves coming in the first half.  McQuaid Jesuit’s Will Gordon finished at 60% with 9 saves in the contest.  Offensively, McQuaid Jesuit’s Henry Coke and Penfield’s Ethan Aust both finished with 3g to lead their respective teams.  McQuaid Jesuit moves on to face Pittsford in the Finals on Tuesday. Full Story

Ticket Prices for Semi-finals and Beyond

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The price for the Western Regionals is $8.35 and $11.50 for the semis and finals. [ Per the Section V website ] Full Story


Other Stories of Interest

Welcome to BLaxFive.NET

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Welcome to the home of Section Five V Lacrosse. For more than twenty-three years we have provided information about games, players and events. It is fun to think that this site has been around longer than the seniors playing this season. Full Story

List of 100th Year Celebration Stories

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100 Years We expect that there will be a large number of stories about players, coaches and events and will post links to each of them as we celebrate 100 years. Full Story

2022 Season Wrap Up

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Bishop Kearney scheduled twelve games but dropped out just before the tournaments at the end of the season. There were 870 players on the final rosters, down five players from 2021. Rush-Henrietta and Victor carried the largest roster with thirty-seven players and Batavia-Notre Dame had the smallest with thirteen.  Full Story

Hall of Fame Dinner on November 5th

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On Saturday, November 5th, the Rochester Chapter of USA Lacrosse will install its 28th class. The event will take place at the Harro East Ballroom (155 N Chestnut st, Rochester, NY 14604) with a social hour beginning at 6:00 pm.

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100 Years of Scholastic Lacrosse Here

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This year, BLaxFive.NET is celebrating the start of scholastic lacrosse in 1922 when Geneva High School was the first team in the "area" to sponsor a scholastic team. During the preseason we have published stories about some of the noteworthy events of those early years and some more modern accomplishments. A list of the twenty-two stories is available here. Full Story


More Stories in the Archive

A great many more articles are available on the ARCHIVE PAGE.