By Austin Vitelli
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 6/21/17
Final TopLaxRecruits.com Midwest Girls’ Rankings for 2017:
1. (tie) Upper Arlington (OH) 19-2
The Golden Bears won the Ohio Division 1 state championship for the third straight year.
1. (tie) Loyola Academy (IL) 28-2
The Ramblers won the Illinois state championship for the ninth straight year.
3. Jackson (OH) 21-1
The Polar Bears advanced to the Ohio Division I state championship, winning 20+ games for the second straight year.
4. Rockford (MI) 20-2
The Rams won the Michigan Division 1 state championship.
5. Indian Hill (OH) 21-1
The Braves won the Ohio Division II state championship.
6. New Trier (IL) 22-4
The Trevians advanced to the Illinois state championship for the second year in a row.
7. Eden Prairie (MN) 18-1
The Eagles won the Minnesota state championship for the third straight year.
8. Cathedral (IN) 17-1
The Irish won the Indiana state championship.
9. Mt. Notre Dame (OH) 20-1
The Cougars lost to No. 1 Upper Arlington in the Ohio Division 1 state semifinals.
10. New Albany (OH) 18-4
The Eagles advanced to the Ohio Division I semifinals.
Others to Watch: Apple Valley (MN) 14-2; Blake School (MN) 14-5; Catholic Central (MI) 14-5-1; Cor Jesu Academy (MO) 15-4; Cranbrook Kingswood (MI) 23-5; Culver Academy (IN) 17-1; Dublin Jerome (OH) 16-4; Eastern (KY) 17-3; Everest Academy (Ontario, Canada) 5-2; Hill Academy (Ontario, Canada) 2-4; Hinsdale Central (IL) 14-6; Hudson (OH) 16-3; Kentucky Country Day (KY) 15-6-1; Loveland (OH) 15-3; MICDS (MO) 15-2; Noblesville (IN) 12-3; Prior Lake (MN) 17-2; St. Charles Co-Op (IL) 15-3; St. Francis DeSales (OH) 18-2; Sycamore (OH) 15-3; Thomas Worthington (OH) 17-4