Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 5/19/19
Top-seeded Culver Military Academy-IN (19-1) will seek revenge from 2018 and battle second-seeded Hill Academy-Ontario (13-1) in the finals today (12:30 p.m.) of the National Prep Lacrosse Championship at Widener University’s Leslie C. Quick Field.
The two North America powers advanced after victories Friday in the semifinals at Widener.
In the first semifinal game Culver’s Michael Robinson scored three goals and Alec Stathakis won every face-off en route to a 11-1 win over Academy of the New Church. In the second Semifinal game senior Dyson Williams scored five goals along with four assists to lead Hill Academy to a 19-12 win over IMG Academy in an epic battle.
Culver is ranked No. 1 in the Inside Lacrosse/Under Armour Power Rankings, with Hill at No. 3. Culver dealt Hill its lone loss the year, 16-8, on April 14. One of Culver’s goalies is 2020 Michael Gianforcaro, a member of the Duke’s LC and a Princeton commit.
Widener University, located at One University Place in Chester, PA, will play host to the Finals at 12:30PM. The Championship game will stream live on Lax Sports Network. This event is rain or shine.
Tickets are currently on sale at https://national-prep.ticketleap.com and are $10 for adults, $7 for students and $5 for children 12 and under.