By Austin Vitelli
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 6/21/17
Final TopLaxRecruits.com Midwest Boys’ Rankings for 2017:
1. Culver Military Academy (IN) 21-1
The Eagles won the Inter-Ac Invitational for the second straight year.
2. Hill Academy (Ontario, Canada) 15-1
The Pride won the inaugural Geico High School Lacrosse Nationals tournament.
3. Everest Academy (Ontario, Canada) 11-2
Everest finished its second spring season in school history, improving greatly on last year’s 6-5 record.
4. Louisville Trinity (KY) 18-3
The Shamrocks won the KSLL championship.
5. Cathedral (IN) 21-4
The Irish won the Indiana state championship for the second straight year.
6. Brother Rice (MI) 20-4
The Warriors won the Michigan Division 1 state championship for the 13th straight year.
7. Archbishop Moeller (OH) 17-7
The Crusaders won the Ohio Division 1 state championship.
8. Upper Arlington (OH) 20-3
The Golden Bears won 20 games for the second straight season, advancing to the Ohio state semifinals.
9. Eagan (MN) 18-1
The Wildcats won the Minnesota state championship.
10. New Trier (IL) 19-4
The Trevians won the Illinois state championship.
Others to Watch: Benilde St. Margaret (MN) 16-3; Bishop Watterson (OH) 18-2; Carmel (IN) 16-7; Cincinnati St. Xavier (OH) 17-5; Cleveland St. Ignatius (OH) 14-8; Detroit Catholic Central (MI) 15-6; Dublin Coffman (OH) 18-4; East Grand Rapids (MI) 19-1; Eastview (MN) 15-1; Eden Prairie (MN) 17-2; Hartland (MI) 21-1; Hinsdale Central (IL) 15-3; Kettle Moraine (WI) 21-3; Lafayette (MO) 15-4; Louisville St. Xavier (KY) 16-4; Loyola Academy (IL) 17-8; Mahtomedi (MN) 16-3; Mariemont (OH) 18-3; MICDS (MO) 17-5; Rockhurst Jesuit (MO) 17-5; St. Michael’s College (Ontario, Canada) 22-4