Thursday, April 23, 2009

Lacrosse city championship starts tonight

The Third Annual Charlotte High School City Lacrosse Championship Starts Today
Round 1 Thursday, April 23
Ardrey Kell vs. Country Day @ CCDS 5 pm
Charlotte Catholic vs. Charlotte Latin @ CCHS 6 pm
Providence vs. Weddington @ PHS 7 pm
Providence Day vs. Myers Park @ PDS 7 pm
Round 2 Saturday, April 25
Final 4 at 11 AM & 2PM @ Elon 521 Park.
GAME 1 Highest remaining seed versus Lowest remaining seed
Game 2 Other two winners play
Championship Monday, April 27, 2009
7:00 PM @ Ardrey Kell HS

The event is the only sport that includes private, public, and club lacrosse teams and play for a true City Champion.

How the teams were selected: On Monday, April 20th the Charlotte area head lacrosse coaches ranked the area teams from first to last. Fifteen points are awarded for a first place vote and so on until the teams were seeded for the tournament. Only the top eight teams are invited as the top four played at home on Thursday, April 23rd. The top 8 teams in ’09 Coaches Poll are:
1. Providence High School
2. Charlotte Country Day School
3. Providence Day School
4. Charlotte Catholic
5. Charlotte Latin School
6. Myers Park High School
7. Adrey Kell High School
8. Weddington High School