By Renee Olivett
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 5/11/15
The TopLaxRecruits.com Southern Rankings
2. St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes (VA) 15-3: The Saints play St. Anne’s-Belfield Tuesday in the state independent tournament and meet Georgetown Prep Wednesday in the DC IAC semifinals.
3. Lake Highland Prep (FL) 21-3: The Highlanders beat an undefeated St. Thomas Aquinas squad to claim its third straight Florida state championship.
4. Highland Park (TX) – The Scots defeated Woodland 10-4 to claim the Texas Division I state championship.
5. IMG Academy (FL) 16-1: The Ascenders finished off their season a few weeks ago.
6. St. Thomas Aquinas (FL) 21-1: The Raiders made it to the Florida state championship where they fell to Lake Highland Prep 13-11, a team they had defeated earlier in the season.
7. Westminster (GA) 18-2: The Wildcats play Cambridge Tuesday in the 5A state semifinals.
8. Pope (GA) 16-3: The Greyhounds play Harrison Wednesday in the 6A semifinals.
9. Roswell (GA) 18-2: The Hornets play Etowah Wednesday in the 6A semifinals
10. Etowah (GA) 14-6:The Eagles play Roswell Wednesday in the 6A semifinals.
10. Paul VI (VA) 15-5: The Panthers play powerful Gonzaga today in the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference championship.
Under Consideration: Apex (NC), Cardinal Gibbons (NC) 13-4; Centennial (GA) 17-3, Charlotte Latin (NC) 14-3, Charlotte Catholic (N.C.) 18-2, Episcopal School of Dallas (TX) 18-3; Harrison (GA) 16-4; Lambert (GA) 16-3, McCallie School (TN) 17-2, Memphis University School (TN) 16-5, Middle Creek (NC) 16-1, Northview (GA) 14-4, Robinson (VA) 11-2, St. Anne’s-Belfield (VA) 13-7, St. Christopher’s (VA) 12-5; Marvin Ridge (NC) 15-2; Westminster (GA) 17-2; Woodlands (TX) 17-3.
1. St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes (VA) 25-0: The Saints play Georgetown Visitation today in the DC Independent Schools championship.
2. Milton (GA) 16-4: The Eagles play Chattahoochee in the state 6A semifinals.
3. Vero Beach (FL) 20-3: The Fighting Indians pulled through the Florida state playoffs, defeating Barron Collier 13-9 in the semifinals and Ponte Vedra 11-8 in the finals to take their 10th straight state championship. Vero Beach was undefeated in Florida.
4. Bishop Ireton (VA) 16-3: The Cardinals were stunned, 10-9, by Academy of Holy Cross (MD) in the DC WCAC semifinals and will shoot for a Virginia Independent Schools championship.
5. St. Anne’s-Belfield (VA) 20-2: The Saints won the LIS championship and play Trinity Episcopal School Tuesday in the Virginia Independent Schools quarterfinals.
6. Ponte Vedra (FL) 17-1: The Sharks dominated in the Florida state playoffs, making it to the state championship where they lost to powerhouse Vero Beach 11-8- a strong effort after losing to Vero 17-8 earlier in the year.
7. Barron Collier (FL) 22-2: The Titans rolled through the Florida state playoffs, reaching the semifinals where they fell to eventual champ Vero Beach 13-9.
8. Lassiter (GA) 16-4: The Trojans face Walton Tuesday in the 6A semifinals.
9. Charlotte Catholic (NC) 16-2: The Cougars defeated Hough 17-3, in the second round of the state playoffs.
10. (tie) St. John’s (TX) 20-0: The Mavericks defeated Coppell, 12-8, to win the Texas state championship.
10. (tie) Hutchison (TN) 21-4: The Sting defeated St. George’s, 16-5, to win the Tennessee state championship.
Under consideration: Cardinal Gibbons (NC) 15-1, Coppell (TX) 18-3, Hutchison (TN) 19-4, Kell (GA) 17-3, Lake Norman (NC) 14-2, Centreville (VA) 10-0, Robinson (VA) 12-1, Walton (GA) 14-6.