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Lacrosse: Harrison, Milton climb in boys AAAAAA rankings


1. Centennial

2. Harrison

3. North Gwinnett

4. Milton

5. Walton

6. Hillgrove

7. Lambert

8. Etowah

9. Roswell

10. Peachtree Ridge


RUNDOWN: Battle-tested Harrison (7-0) moved up to No. 2 with wins over Etowah, Walton and Westminster on its resume. North Gwinnett (6-0) moved up one spot to No. 3 with its 10-7 win over Mill Creek last Wednesday and Milton jumped to No. 4 with a 12-1 win over Walton last Tuesday. Peachtree Ridge debuts at No. 10 and replaces Chattahoochee, which lost its fourth game of the season on Thursday (12-8 to Lambert).


Boys Class AAAAA-A

1. Westminster

2. Northview

3. Lovett

4. St. Pius X

5. Pace Academy

6. Blessed Trinity

7. Whitefield Academy

8. Fellowship Christian

9. Pope

10. Greater Atlanta Christian


RUNDOWN: McIntosh lost its third straight game and fell out of the top 10. Greater Atlanta Christian replaced the Chiefs in the poll after posting back-to-back victories over Riverside Military (19-2) and Blessed Trinity (6-2).


Girls Class AAAAAA

1. Milton

2. Lassiter

3. Chattahoochee

4. Walton

5. Etowah

6. Centennial

7. John’s Creek

8. North Gwinnett

9. Roswell

10. Lambert


RUNDOWN: Milton remains No. 1 in Class AAAAAA, despite a 15-11 loss to Vero Beach (Fla.) on Thursday. Vero Beach is 8-0 and one of the best teams in Florida. No. 3 Chattahoochee played three Florida schools last week. The Cougars fell 20-9 to Ponte Vedra and 19-12 to Creekside, but managed a 17-0 shutout over Fletcher. Roswell fell to No. 9 after losing its third straight game on Tuesday to Harrison (16-15). Woodstock is replaced at No. 10 by Lambert (5-1) after getting routed by Walton 25-5 last Wednesday.


Girls Class AAAAA-A

1. Westminster

2. Northview

3. Kell

4. Cambridge

5. Blessed Trinity

6. Holy Innocents’

7. McIntosh

8. Pope

9. St. Pius

10. Wesleyan


RUNDOWN: Undefeated Kell (5-0) entered the top three with its 13-11 win over Johns Creek last Tuesday. Wesleyan replaces Marist for No. 10 and recently defeated St. Pius 16-15 in double overtime.


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