By Austin Vitelli
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 4/8/17
TopLaxRecruits.com Midwest Boys’ Rankings:
1. Hill Academy (Ontario, Canada) 11-0
The Pride crushed St. Joe’s Prep (PA) 15-2 and have a break until their next game, which will be April 22 against Shaker Heights (OH).
2. Culver Military Academy (IN) 7-1
The Eagles handed St. Paul’s (MD) its first loss of the season and have a huge matchup coming up with No. 3 Brother Rice today.
3. Upper Arlington (OH) 3-0
The Golden Bears remained undefeated after a 14-1 win over Pickerington Central (OH) and will play Western Reserve Academy (OH) today.
4. Brother Rice (MI) 3-1
The Warriors bounced back from a loss to No. 7 Cathedral with a pair of wins and will take on No. 2 Culver Military Academy today.
5. Everest Academy (Ontario, Canada) 1-1
Everest moves up after a win over Hudson, 14-9, on Thursday. Everest is now playing an-unheard-of stretch of nine games in eight days beginning today when they play St. Ignatius and Chagrin Falls in Ohio.
6. Louisville St. Xavier (KY) 9-2
The Tigers lost two of three games against tough Virginia competition and play Louisville Male (KY) on Wednesday.
7. Cathedral (IN) 6-2
The Irish are in the middle of a huge bounce back from their 0-2 start, picking up big wins over No. 3 Brother Rice, Cincinnati St. Xavier and Detroit Country Day (MI). They meet No. 5 Everest Academy on Tuesday.
8. MICDS (MO) 5-2
The Rams dropped back-to-back games against Detroit Country Day (MI) and No. 3 Brother Rice, but bounced back by handing Lafayette (MO) its first loss of the season. They play New Trier (IL) today.
9. Cincinnati St. Xavier (OH) 4-2
The Bombers lost to No. 4 Upper Arlington and bounced back with a 15-9 win over Archbishop Moeller (OH) Friday.
10. Dublin Jerome (OH) 4-0
The Celtics host Dublin Jerome today.
Others to Watch: Archbishop Moeller (OH) 5-2; Bloom Jefferson (MN) 0-0; Brebeuf Jesuit (IN) 5-1; Cleveland St. Ignatius (OH) 3-1; Detroit Catholic Central (MI) 4-1; East Grand Rapids (MI) 3-0; Edina (MN) 0-0; Grayslake North (IL) 6-0; Hoover/No. Canton (OH) 5-0; Hudson (OH) 5-1; Lafayette (MO) 7-1; Lakeville North (MN) 0-0; Loyola Academy (IL) 3-3; Naperville Central (IL) 2-0; New Trier (IL) 1-2; Prior Lake (MN) 0-0; Rockford (MI) 4-0; Saint Viator (IL) 3-1; St. Michael’s College (Ontario, Canada) 1-1, Woodbury (MN) 0-0