NATIONAL PREP LACROSSE CHAMPIONSHIP
Invite Only Event Announces Seeds and 1st Round Matchups
Thornton, Pennsylvania (EDIT: May 14, 2018) – Victory Events Series, a division of the Pattison Sports Group, announces its National Prep Lacrosse Championship seeding and first round pairings. The National Prep Championship, an invite only event featuring the top private school lacrosse programs from across North America, is set to kick off Wednesday May 16th with Quarterfinal games beginning at 2:45PM, 4:30PM and 7:00PM.
The Hill School, located in Pottstown, PA is playing host to first round action. The Bracket is as follows:
This year’s seedings were determined by a coach’s poll, resulting in the following seeds:
(1) Culver Military Academy, Culver, IN
(2) Hill Academy, Vaughan, ON, Canada
(3) IMG Academy, Bradenton, FL
(4) Academy of the New Church School, Bryn Athyn, PA
(5) The Hun School, Princeton, NJ
(6) Lawrenceville School, Lawrenceville, NJ
(7) The Kiski School, Saltsburg, PA
(8) Hill School, Pottstown, PA
The Semifinals will continue Friday, May 18 at Ursinus College in Collegeville, PA at 5:00PM and 7:00PM and the Championship final will take place at Ursinus College on Sunday, May 20 at 12:30 p.m.
Tickets are on sale NOW at: http://victoryeventseries.com/national-prep/; $10 for adults, $7 for students and $5 for children 12 and under.
Culver retained its No. 1 team in the latest Inside Lacrosse Top 25 Power Rankings while Hill Academy is No. 6. “This is an elite collection of institutions and their play speaks for itself. We are already getting inquires for the 2019 National Prep so we know this will garner a lot of attention from fans, college coaches and teams across the country”, said Jeff Long, President of Pattison Sports Group
The National Prep Championship is pleased to partner with the LAX SPORTS NETWORK, which will air the semifinals and finals live online from Ursinus College.
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