Top lacrosse picks by Jason Mastrodonato

High 5

Ashton Chryssicas , Wellesley: The junior scored two goals and assisted on two more as the Raiders surged to a 12-9 win over Walpole.

Jack Curran , Needham: The senior goalie made 12 saves as the Rockets squeaked out a 7-5 win over Xaverian.


Chris Gorman , Shrewsbury: The junior goalie made 32 saves in an 8-6 win over Grafton.

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Nicki Wilkinson , Groton-Dunstable Regional: The sophomore scored five times and assisted on two goals in a 16-9 win over Oakmont Regional.

Mike Wood , Algonquin Regional: The junior attack scored one goal and three assists, including on the game-winner in overtime, as the Tomahawks defeated Minnechaug Regional, 4-3.

Top 10 boys’ teams

1. Needham (5-0); Thursday vs. Marshfield


2. Lincoln-Sudbury Regional (4-0); April 25 at Waltham

3. Medfield (6-0); Thursday vs. Xaverian

4. Dover-Sherborn (5-0); Tuesday at Westwood

5. Acton-Boxborough Regional (6-1); Thursday vs. Wayland

6. Concord-Carlisle (3-2); Tuesday at Bedford


7. Wellesley (3-3); Tuesday at Weymouth

8. Shrewsbury (7-0); Thursday vs. Tantasqua Regional

9. Algonquin Regional (4-0); Thursday at Hopkinton

10. Framingham (3-2); Thursday at Newton South

Top 10 girls’ teams

1. Needham (5-0); Friday at Franklin

2. Medfield (6-1); Thursday vs. King Philip Regional

3. Framingham (3-1); Tuesday at Dedham

4. Lincoln-Sudbury Regional (1-2); Thursday vs. Newton South

5. Dover-Sherborn (4-0); Thursday vs. Scituate

7. Hopkinton (4-1); Thursday vs. Algonquin Regional

8. Wayland (4-0-1); Monday vs. Ipswich

9. Shrewsbury (4-2); Thursday vs. Tantasqua Regional

10. Algonquin Regional (4-2); Thursday at Hopkinton

Boys’ game of the week

Algonquin Regional at Shrewsbury, Tuesday: The Tomahawks, allowing 3.25 goals per game, travel to face the Colonials, averaging 11.4 goals per game.

Jason Mastrodonato

Jason Mastrodonato can be reached at jasonmastrodonato@yahoo.com