LCC 18 – Carlsbad 2

La Costa Canyon 18, Carlsbad 2. Great team win tonight in the battle for Carlsbad. Defense and our two goalies; Josh Rose and Mitch Likins, were outstanding all night holding Carlsbad to two goals. Offensively the Mavericks were led by a breakout performance by Junior Midfielder, Jacob Tauss, with 4 goals!!! Alex Fairman was tremendous at X with 3 goals of his own and 4 helpers. Faceoffs were key with Brett Hardin and Joe Kagan winning 21/24 draws!!! Torrey Pines up next on Friday 4/26.

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LCC 8 – San Marcos 3

La Costa Canyon beats San Marcos 8-3 in a defensive battle!! 3 goals and 2 assists each for JJ Sillstrop and Jake Auger while Hunter Binney had 11 saves, 3 ground balls and 2 caused turnovers. Great team effort to grind out a win!! Next up is Carlsbad at Home Friday, JV at 5 and Varsity at 7.

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LCC 8 – St. Ignatius 9

La Costa Canyon falls to #1 team on the west coast and ranked #16 nationally, St. Ignatius 9-8. The Wildcats got out to a 7-3 lead before the Mavericks went on a 5 goal run to go up 8-7 in the fourth, St. Ignatius scored two goals in the last two minutes to win 9-8. Extraordinary game by both teams!! Looking forward to playing this game every year!!

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LCC 15 – Marin Catholic 9

La Costa Canyon Mavericks step up big in the second half to earn a 15-9 victory over a tough Marin Catholic squad!! Down 8-6 at half the Mavericks used a 9-1 second half to finish off the Wildcats. Senior Joe Kagan was crucial in the win scrapping at the faceoff X and doing whatever the team needed. Senior Captains JJ Sillstrop, 7 goals and 4 assists and Jake Auger, 3 goals and 4 assists were terrific on offense. Alex Fairman playing his first full game on Attack finished with a hat trick and an assist!!

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LCC 6 – Foothill 7

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JJ Sillstrop named UA All American

Under Armour, in conjunction with Corrigan Sports Enterprises and Inside Lacrosse, is thrilled to announce the first 11 boys and girls who have been selected to compete in the 14th-annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Games on June 29 at Johns Hopkins University’s historic Homewood Field. The girls’ game will get underway at 5:30 p.m., immediately followed by the boys’ game at 8:00 p.m.

The game’s participants, which will be announced in four waves of 11 players through the end of May, will be divided into North and South teams subsequent to the release of the final wave.

For more information on the 2019 event, visit UnderArmourLacrosse.com

LCC 25 – Mission Hills 0

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LCC 11 – Cathedral Catholic 4

Mavericks walk away with an 11-4 victory over the visiting dons. Senior Captains JJ Sillstrop and Colin O’Connor were huge in the win with Sillstrop scoring 5 goals and O’Connor recording 12 groundballs and 11 caused turnovers!! Junior Captain, Hunter Binney, was incredible in cage with 14 saves!! Great team effort for LCC in the win over Cathedral. @jjsillstrop_5 @colinoconnor23 @hunter_binney @lcclacrosse@cchs_lacrosse

LCC 9 – Regis Jesuit 6

La Costa Canyon beats Regis Jesuit (CO) 9-6 in a battle. In an always tough game against our rival from Colorado the Mavericks got out to a big 7-1 halftime lead. Regis was tremendous in their comeback in the second half but outstanding goalie play by Hunter Binney in the second half resulted in a LCC win 9-6. Mavericks led by JJ Sillstrop with 3 goals and an assist and 2 goals and 2 assists each for Sam Gensler and Jake Auger. Colin O’Connor was incredible with 14 ground balls and 5 caused turnovers!! Shane Cohen had a breakout game with two massive goals!! Next up is cross town rival @cchs_lacrosse Friday at home 7pm

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LCC 5 – Palos Verdes 6

Palos Verdes is always one of our toughest games. They are very well coached and it turns into a dog fight every year. This season was no different as we suffered a 6-5 loss. Our boys fought hard although battling a brutal stretch of sickness that spread throughout the team like wildfire causing us to have to cancel our next two games. 22 of 29 players sick with bronchitis, the flu, strep throat, and sinus infection.

LCC 17 – Poway 2

Mavericks take down rival Poway 17-2. Great team effort to dominate all aspects of the game! Team was led by our captains; on offense JJ Silstrop recorded 5 goals and 3 assists while Jake Auger added 4 goals. Colin O’Connor was stellar in the middle of the field with 8 groundballs, 6 caused turnovers and a goal and an assist!! Looking forward to a great week ahead with Palos Verdes(LA), Valor Christian(CO) and IMG Academy(FL)!!! @jjsillstrop_5 @thejakeauger@colinoconnor23 @lcclacrosse

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LCC 9 – Proctor Academy 5

Thank you to three of our Alumni from the class of 2018; Tatum Durfee, Christian Estrella and Matt O’Donnell for coming out to support at last nights 9-5 win against Proctor Academy. Offense was led by Jake Auger with 4 goals and 2 assists and Alex Fairman with 3 and 1. Defensively we were led by great efforts from Austin Vercoe, 3 GBs & 3 CTs, Nico Meredith, 8 GBs & 2 CT’s and Colin O’Connor with 3 GBs & 3 CTs in his first half of play this season! Looking forward to a battle this Friday 7pm at home vs Poway! @tatumdurfee @mattod_25 @thejakeauger@_alexfairman @austinvercoe@nicomeredith @colinoconnor23 🐂 #4-0

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Torrey Pines, La Costa boys again figure among section’s lacrosse elite

Since the CIF established an Open Division bracket for boys lacrosse in 2013, four of the six championships have been won by either Torrey Pines or La Costa Canyon (two apiece). The Falcons, coached by Jon Zissi are defending champions, having prevailed 7-5 over Coronado after rebounding from a 3-0 deficit in the title game. La Costa Canyon beat Coronado by one goal to capture the 2017 crown. The 2019 season got underway last week and those same two teams figure to be front and center when the championship is on the line in two months.

Seniors will be key to both squads and two of the best fourth-year standouts in the county are LCC forward JJ Sillstrop and Torrey Pines midfielder Porter Hollen. Sillstrop, a nearly unstoppable offensive force who will be playing at Denver University next year, scored 69 goals during his junior year while earning All-American and first team All-CIF status for the second consecutive time. The Brown-bound Hollen, who also garnered All-America recognition, racked up 12 goals and 23 assists a season ago as Torrey Pines rolled to the section title while posting an 18-1 record, the only loss coming against national power Darien (CT). Their coaches are among the pair’s biggest fans.

“Nobody gets more attention from opposing defenses,” said LCC Head Coach Kevin Cooper about two-year team captain Sillstrop. “Last year, he handled it so well—he was incredible individually and does an outstanding job of getting teammates involved. His strengths? Really everything. He’s the straw that stirs our drink.”

 

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LCC 13 – Woodlands 8

Great team win over The Woodlands School tonight 13-8 in sloppy wet conditions!! Mavericks got out to a hot start going up 10-3 at half and closing out the game with tough defense in the second half. Thank you to @twhs_lacrosse for making the trip out from Houston, Texas!! Offense was led by JJ Sillstrop with 3 goals and 4 assists and Junior Attackman, Heath Nilsen with 4 left handed goals!! Hunter Binney was outstanding in cage registering 8 saves and making several plays in the clear. @jjsillstrop_5 @heath.nilsen @hunter_binney @lcclacrosse #3-0 🐂🐂🐂.

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LCC 9 – Kingwood 8

LCC grinds out a tough win against Kingwood(TX) 9-8! JJ Sillstrop led the offense with 5 goals while fellow senior captain, Jake Auger contributed a goal and 2 assists. Mavericks look to bounce back against a tough Woodlands squad on Monday!! Thanks to @kingwood_lax for coming out from Houston Texas!! #2-0 .

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LCC 15 – Rancho Bernardo 0

Mavericks win 15-0. Outstanding team effort to open up our season at home under the lights!!! 15 goals by 9 different players the boys did a great job of sharing the ball. Paced by senior Captain, Jake Auger, with 3 goals and an assist. Defensively everyone had a great night led by junior lsm/defender, Nico Meredith, with four ground balls and 4 caused turnovers and junior do it all Midfielder, Jorge Montgomery, with 4 ground balls, 3 caused turnovers and a goal. #1-0 photo cred: @josemartineztv 🐂

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2017 CIF Champs

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2017 Championship Game

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