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Kentucky Scholastic Lacrosse League Crowns the 2024 Champion

Trophy-clip-art-png-favpng-wZ80h0hSJ465kBwnr3hm1bxBRKentucky Country Day School returned to the winners podium for the Kentucky Scholastic Lacrosse League.  Kentucky Country Day School defeated Louisville Eastern High School in the final game held at Assumption High School on 16 May 2024.

Kentucky Country Day School earned its way into the final game by defeating Louisville Assumption High School.  Eastern High School defeated Sacred Heart Academy to earn its way into the game.

Next year the Kentucky High School Athletic Association will be governing the sport of Girls Lacrosse and holding the post-season tournament.  Kentucky Country Day School becomes the final KSLL champion.

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First Semi-Final Crew: Hallie Bray, KLUB Chr; Gretchen Harris, Field; Dr. Kristen Eguren, Lead; Mary Cooksey, Table; Ashley Osborne, Field


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Second Semi-Final Crew: Dr. John Slider, Table; Jeremy Schmidt, Field; Matt Sallee, Lead; Laurel Grandinetti, Field


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Championship Crew: Dr. Trent Haffler, Lead; Dr. Kristen Eguren, Field; Matt Sallee, Field; Dr. John Slider, Table



The Unofficial 2024 Girls High School State Rankings

  1. Kentucky Country Day School (KSLL)
  2. Louisville Eastern High School (KSLL)
  3. Louisville Sacred Heart Academy (KSLL)
  4. Louisville Assumption High School (KSLL)
  5. Louisville Collegiate School (KSLL)
  6. Louisville DuPont Manual High School (KSLL)
  7. Lexington Sayre School (CL)
  8. South Oldham High School (KSLL)
  9. Lexington Henry Clay High School (CL)
  10. Christian Academy of Louisville (KSLL)
  11. Louisville Mercy Academy (KSLL)
  12. Covington Notre Dame Academy (KSLL)
  13. Bowling Green High School (CL)
  14. South Warren High School (CL)
  15. Lexington Catholic School (CL)
  16. Lexington Paul Dunbar High School (CL)
  17. Lexington Frederick Douglass High School (CL)
  18. Louisville Atherton High School (KSLL)
  19. Lexington Lafayette High School (CL)
  20. North Oldham High School (KSLL)
  21. Oldham County High School (KSLL)
  22. Woodford County High School (CL)
  23. Louisville Ballard High School (KSLL)
  24. Georgetown Great Crossing High School (CL)
  25. Greenwood High School (CL)
  26. Louisville Male High School (KSLL)
  27. Union Ryle High School (KSLL)
  28. Lexington Tates Creek High School (CL)
  29. Shelbyville Collins High School (KSLL)
  30. Union Cooper High School (KSLL)
  31. Elizabethtown High School (CL)
  32. Central Hardin High School (CL)
  33. Shelby County High School (KSLL)
  34. Lexington Bryan Station High School (CL)
  35. Lexington Christian Academy (CL)
  36. Fort Mitchell Dixie Heights High School (KSLL)


6a00d835795ab169e201bb0a052219970dA big day for Kentucky Girls High School Lacrosse has arrived.  Saturday, May 11th, is the day when the two Girls High School Lacrosse Leagues overlap with their league tournaments.

These are the last tournaments for the two independent leagues.  In 2025 the Kentucky High School Athletic Association will hold its first Girls High School state championship.

The Commonwealth League Championship and All-Star game will be held at 11:30am at the athletic field of Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky.  Lexington Sayre School is playing Bowling Green High School.  Officials for both games are Miranda Bingham, Nick Franchino, Grace Goodbarn, Ala Hassan, and Steve Ranft.

The Kentucky Scholastic Lacrosse League begins its league post-season play with the tournament quarter finals on Saturday at four locations and times.  The eight teams participating in the quarter finals are the Champions and Runners-Up of the four regions in the league.  

The teams, locations, times, and officials for 11 May are:

  • South Oldham High School @ Louisville Eastern High School - 10:00am at Eastern HS; Kristen Eguren, Mary Cooksey, Gretchen Harris
  • Louisville Assumption High School @ Louisville Collegiate School - 1:30pm at Collegiate; Laurel Grandinetti, Amber Lynch, Gretchen Harris
  • Louisville DuPont Manual High School @ Louisville Sacred Heart Academy - 1:30pm at Sacred Heart; Matt Sallee, Hallie Bray, John Slider
  • Christian Academy of Louisville @ Kentucky Country Day School - 5:30pm; Hallie Bray, Matt Sallee, Bob Holthouser

2023 Kentucky Girls Lacrosse High School Rankings (End of Season)

  1. Sacred Heart Academy (Jefferson) KSLL
  2. Kentucky Country Day School (Jefferson) KSLL
  3. Eastern High School (Jefferson) KSLL
  4. duPont Manual High School (Jefferson) KSLL
  5. Notre Dame Academy (Kenton) KSLL
  6. Lexington Catholic High School (Fayette) CL
  7. Sayre School (Fayette) CL
  8. Frederick Douglass High School (Fayette) CL
  9. Mercy Academy (Jefferson) KSLL
  10. South Oldham High School (Oldham) KSLL
  11. Bowling Green High School (Warren) CL
  12. Christian Academy of Louisville (Jefferson) KSLL
  13. Henry Clay High School (Fayette) CL
  14. Assumption Academy (Jefferson) KSLL
  15. Louisville Collegiate School (Jefferson) KSLL
  16. Lafayette High School (Fayette) CL
  17. Central Hardin High School (Hardin) CL
  18. Atherton High School (Jefferson) KSLL
  19. Paul Laurence Dunbar High School (Fayette) CL
  20. Great Crossing/Scott County High Schools (Scott) CL
  21. North Oldham High School (Oldham) KSLL
  22. Ballard High School (Jefferson) CL
  23. Ryle High School (Boone) Independent
  24. Woodford County High School (Woodford) CL
  25. Bryan Station High School (Fayette) CL
  26. South Warren High School (Warren) CL
  27. Oldham County High School (Oldham) KSLL
  28. Greenwood High School (Warren) CL
  29. Collins High School (Shelby) KSLL
  30. Cooper High School (Boone) CL
  31. Tates Creek High School (Fayette) CL
  32. Dixie Heights High School (Kenton) Independent
  33. Louisville Male High School (Jefferson) KSLL
  34. Elizabethtown High School (Hardin) CL
  35. Owensboro High School (Daviess) Independent

2023 Training and Rating Dates Set by KLUB

Here is the schedule.  Returning umpires need only attend the rules interpretation and a breakout session for recertification.  A returning umpire need only to attend a field evaluation (rating event) if his or her rating will lapse before or during the season. Returning officials do not need to attend New Umpire Orientation, though newer officials may find if helpful.
New Umpires must attend a New Umpire Orientation as well as the Rules Interretation Clinic and a Breakout Session.  New Umpires who have already attended a NUO need not attend another.
Saturday, 21 January at Elizabethtown HS
9:00AM New Umpire Orientation
10:00AM Rules Interpretation Clinic (with coaches)
11:30AM Break Out Session for Level 1 and 2 Umpires
Sunday, 29 January at Sacred Heart Academy
12:00NN New Umpire Orientation
1:00PM Rules Interpretation Clinic (with coaches)
2:30PM Break Out Session for Level 1 and 2 Umpires
2:30PM Break Out Session for Level 2 and 3 Umpires
Level 2 Umpires may choose either session based on experience
Saturday, 4 February at Sayre School Main Campus
9:00AM New Umpire Orientation
10:00AM Rules Interpretation Clinic (with coaches)
11:30AM Break Out Session for Level 1 and 2 Umpires
There will be two field evaluation (rating event) opportunities:
Saturday, 25 February at Falling Springs Rec Center in Versailles, KY
For Levels 1 and 2 ratings and any Juniors in the Lexington area
This is a part of the 24-26 February preseason Woodford Jamboree.  I can get raters and ratees paid for games.
Sunday, 26 February at Sacred Heart Academy
For Level 3 ratings and any Juniors in the Louisville area (No Level 1 or 2)
Level 3 ratings require a three person crew on games.  I will not make Louisville Juniors go out of town.

Important Coming Events for the 2023 Season

Important Events
5 November - New Umpire Orientation (Elizabethtown)

8 November – New Umpire Orientation (Louisville)

4 December – New Umpire Orientation (Lexington)

7 January – King Louie MS and HS Indoor Leagues begin

?? January – New Umpire Orientation (Louisville)

?? January – New Umpire Orientation (Lexington)

?? January – Oldham County Y HS Indoor League begins

21 January – Rules Interpretation Clinic (Elizabethtown)

21 January – Level 1/2 Training (Elizabethtown)

29 January – Rules Interpretation Clinic (Louisville)

29 January – Level 1 / 2 Training (Louisville)

29 January – Level 2 / 3 Training (Louisville)

4/5 February – Rules Interpretation Clinic (Lexington)

4/5 February – Level 1 / 2 Training (Lexington)

15 February – HS Schedules and Fees submission to assignor deadline

15 February - Practices begin

26  February – Level 2 / 3 and Junior Field Evaluations (Louisville)

24-26 February – Level 1 / 2 and Junior Field Evaluations (Versailles)

24-26 February – Woodford Jamboree

1 March – KSLL and CL HS regular seasons begin

5 March – King Louie MS League begins

9 March – JCPS MS season begins

24-25  March – Christian Academy of Louisville Icebreaker

19-23 April – Sacred Heart Academy Braveheart

1-13 May – Commonwealth League Post Season

8-19 May – KSLL Post Season