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1 hour ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Time for BC to leave the rankings


Poor Acacia was sold a bill of goods on that stellar recruiting class... and IL bought it too!!







Maybe the Duke transfer should of stayed at Duke. Looks like BC staff has to actually coach now
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2 hours ago
With showcases and prospect days you don’t even need travel! Play school and do the rest on your own and save a ton of money. The amount of kids getting looks playing travel is small, don’t get stunk in by the travel club sh-heads!
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5 hours ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Lot of grumblings at BL because their freshman didn’t make varsity...All of those dedicated years at Crabs and tournament t-shirts and you thought you were in..HaHaHa...


No freshman goalie on V?


It is one of the best high school programs in the country. This freshman kid will be fine he is great but no coach is going to bench a Senior Goalie (who by the way is going to a very good D1 school to play lax.) They are both very good but one is 4 years older so get a grip. This is a legit high school program who sends kids to college every year.


Thanks dad
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6 hours ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Time for BC to leave the rankings


Poor Acacia was sold a bill of goods on that stellar recruiting class... and IL bought it too!!
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7 hours ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Smash also has an attackmen from upstate NY. A goalie from North Carolina. You can keep going with these teams. CoachC has players from Indiana, Florida and Texas. They call themselves LI teams, but really they are national teams. Anything to win, right? Pathetic.

Originally Posted by Anonymous
Smash also has an attackmen from upstate NY. A goalie from North Carolina. You can keep going with these teams. CoachC has players from Indiana, Florida and Texas. They call themselves LI teams, but really they are national teams. Anything to win, right? Pathetic.



At this stage, this summer, fall and next summer is the time. It should be just being on a competitively built team. Tournament wins don’t mean anything any longer. If your son is on a team that was not competitive in the fall, you are wasting time money. Unless, your son just likes playing and enjoys the game and doesn’t care about recruiting, which is all good. If your sons team is focused on recruiting and is playing in showcase events this summer, you must compete. Coaches will watch the more competitive games more closely. Also, find a team where you maximize playing team.
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8 hours ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Breakers will win AA this year, win AAA next year, and will be in elite when these boys get to 8th grade.


Most better Breaker players will be on Crabs by 8th grade .

They will be at Crabs tryouts this summer.
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8 hours ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Don’t know the screaming Parent but with all do respect - not lit if talent Most of the Hofstra recruits weren’t the superstars in HS. Shame that girls go there with hope that they will enjoy the memories and get a school in a bad area with no football and a coach who doesn’t make it fun. Maybe that is why they leave? Just a thought...have you ever seen her on the sideline. This is not classy coaches like Tom Landry or joe Gibbs.


I hope you aren't lumping in JS with classy coaches. Puh-leeze. Not well-liked by other coaches for his antics and BS.

I'm sure NO one goes to SB for football, so rest that case. SB not in a good area, very isolated.

And doesn't SB pride itself on not getting the superstars yet creating something from who they do get? Seems Hofstra can do the same.
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9 hours ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Lot of grumblings at BL because their freshman didn’t make varsity...All of those dedicated years at Crabs and tournament t-shirts and you thought you were in..HaHaHa...


No freshman goalie on V?


It is one of the best high school programs in the country. This freshman kid will be fine he is great but no coach is going to bench a Senior Goalie (who by the way is going to a very good D1 school to play lax.) They are both very good but one is 4 years older so get a grip. This is a legit high school program who sends kids to college every year.
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10 hours ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Breakers will win AA this year, win AAA next year, and will be in elite when these boys get to 8th grade.


Most better Breaker players will be on Crabs by 8th grade .


I've never heard of Breakers. Where are they from. Is this a new program. Good luck
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11 hours ago
CSH at 4 is way off. Most of top talent graduated last year
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17 hours ago
My daughter graduated and played for her at Hofstra. First two years were completely toxic transfers losses tantrums the third year was a little better. Senior year was a combination of our daughter saying”it’s my last year “ and a little bit more team success. So while there was improvement it wasn’t as fast as any of us wanted including many disgruntled alums Think she will continue to improve can recall this senior class is the one she thought could make things happen with so I believe this year is a big one
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18 hours ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Lot of grumblings at BL because their freshman didn’t make varsity...All of those dedicated years at Crabs and tournament t-shirts and you thought you were in..HaHaHa...


No freshman goalie on V?
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18 hours ago
Question , seems that BC will not make the NCAA tournament this year as they are heading for a sub 500 record . Duke will have no top 25 wins in the season but because they play a terrible non conference schedule and will end up over 509 do they get in
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19 hours ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Breakers will win AA this year, win AAA next year, and will be in elite when these boys get to 8th grade.


Most better Breaker players will be on Crabs by 8th grade .
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21 hours ago
Time for BC to leave the rankings
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21 hours ago
Don’t know the screaming Parent but with all do respect - not lit if talent Most of the Hofstra recruits weren’t the superstars in HS. Shame that girls go there with hope that they will enjoy the memories and get a school in a bad area with no football and a coach who doesn’t make it fun. Maybe that is why they leave? Just a thought...have you ever seen her on the sideline. This is not classy coaches like Tom Landry or joe Gibbs.
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21 hours ago
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Anonymous
All are money grabs to some degree but the best value and best evaluated program by far is the UA AA Underclass Tournament. These players have been truly vetted for a day or sometimes two by a group of on field mostly independent coaches. These girls than participate in a callback game at the end of the evaluation where they are further evaluated. These are the girls who are truly the top players in their age group. It's harder for politics to play a role through this process. Many more college coaches attend this tournament and are able to watch the girls on the field vs a combine type event. You can have the fastest shot speed but if you don't have field IQ to maneuver around the best defenders and goalies in your age group than you won't be successful.

As a coach for the 2022 age group I have been very surprised to see which girls have been extended invitations and which ones were waitlisted. It doesn't coincide with who I know to be the best players in this age group. The players and coaches will know this to be true once the 2020 list is published. The evaluation process will need to be adjusted moving forward to include checks and balances if this tournament wants to truly be seen as a Top 150.


This seems like a case of, “To each, his own...”. On LI, the UA AA is completely run by 1 club and, if you don’t have that blue and yellow bumper sticker, good luck. The Coach of that club (Ernie’s roommate) actually went up to the table and handed his list of girls to the evaluators last year and guess which team dominated the callbacks and selections? This is the epitome of politics and connections paving the way so 1 club benefits.

The UA 150 requires a Club Coach and a HS Coach recommendation - if your Sophmore doesn’t know her HS Coach, good luck getting picked. This is a much more independent process that allows individual players to showcase their talents, not get carried through a process b/c they are part of a club that their sister played for.

the Baltimore UA underclass is very political also. the problem is the same people keep applying to be evaluators each year so they only have so many to choose from. To many club coaches with players trying out or have daughters trying out. It's the perception that it gives off that get so many parents pissed of when their kid doesn't make the team. (I am not one of those. my daughter has been on the team the last 2 years)[/quote]

It is true that one club has the most roster spots for LI UA AA, but all the clubs definitely get represented every year. If you have been paying attention over the last decade plus, it is a well balanced representation of the talent, yes I am saying that the one club does have more talent than the rest year in and year out. The same proportions show up in school ball and awards, and certainly the proportions are held in the Who’s who in D1. Are there politics? Unfortunately yes. But I think unrealistic parents screaming “politics” are a much more rampant problem, than actual politics affecting girls.
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Yesterday at 11:43 PM
Breakers will win AA this year, win AAA next year, and will be in elite when these boys get to 8th grade.
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Yesterday at 11:42 PM
My son was a wrestler. We never had any of this criap where club directors and it is more than just one control the system. I played college basketball in the 89s again no such club influence. Soccer regulates the heck out of birthdates etc. lacrosse lots of bs. The few control the many. It us not just one club director - but only a few directors have too much say either way. Girls who outplay it gets get left off the team. If you even watched the tryouts it is funny when the parents of the “superstars” are getting schooled by motivated talented girls who aren’t from the right town or don’t pay yo train with the club coach.
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Yesterday at 11:16 PM
Originally Posted by Anonymous


Correct, how many of those recent transfers went on to play for another D1 team. I do remember one girl transferring to SB from Hofstra back in 2017


Do you also remember her screaming parent? Not missed at HU.
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Yesterday at 11:13 PM
Only girls who transfer from Hofstra are those who want to enjoy the experience instead of dealing with a situation that blows.
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Yesterday at 10:58 PM
People on here do t have a clue. Firstly. It is a money grab as too many of theses have emerged leaving parents with no clue which one is legitimate if any. Send your kid to the schools camp that you are interested in period.
Second, this implication that YJ dominates - well the girls on UA from that team are great. You can get on from other clubs to just train with the owners brother and son. It has all become so political that many college coaches know not to give it the credibility it had in the past. Sorry but I had previous evaluators with integrity leave the “evaluations” after being criticized for taking notes and actually trying to do her job - and it was a director from a club - not yj. It’s become about greasin the wheel.
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Yesterday at 09:35 PM
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Anonymous
How is Spalding not in the top 25? They are loaded with talent. Easily top 3 in the MIAA.



Spalding has landed 10 consecutive recruiting classes of elite players AND THEIR COACH IS A MLL PLAYER!

Any top 25 that does not include the Cavs is a joke. Wake up haters and snowflakes and HIT THE WALL.



Top 3? Gonna have to prove it.


The guy is not really a fan of Spalding, just a father who is still upset his son didnt make Spalding's Varsity. He is hoping this will get a rise out of someone.

You would think after a year he would be over it. But I guess if he cant get over his inability to stop a TD against Polk High Panthers in Championship game, it stands to reason he cant get over his son getting cut.
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Yesterday at 09:20 PM
Originally Posted by Anonymous
Originally Posted by Anonymous
How is Spalding not in the top 25? They are loaded with talent. Easily top 3 in the MIAA.



Spalding has landed 10 consecutive recruiting classes of elite players AND THEIR COACH IS A MLL PLAYER!

Any top 25 that does not include the Cavs is a joke. Wake up haters and snowflakes and HIT THE WALL.


Still having problems getting over your son's inability to make Spalding . I know it is hard to face this fact after spending all that money on Club Teams but , " He just isnt that Good " .
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Yesterday at 08:40 PM
Originally Posted by Anonymous
what happened to dback..they were #2 in md behind hawks and than the next ranked of blc, looneys, mdlax, and then mediocrity

In what ranking, yours?
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