• (March 30, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks announced today that they have promoted Luke Laszkiewicz (LASS-ka-witts) to the active roster. The rookie forward was activated after transition man Andrew Suitor was placed on the Suspended List. “I’ve been hitting every practice and working out with a couple of guys from the team all year,” said Laszkiewicz. “I am excited to finally be getting a shot.” Laszkiewicz, who was a member of the team’s practice squad, was originally selected b

  • (March 29, 2017)…  After scoring an emotional 11-10 victory over the Buffalo Bandits, the Rochester Knighthawks will remain home to host the Calgary Roughnecks at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 1 at Connors & Ferris Field at The Blue Cross Arena. The Knighthawks have now won two of their last three games to remain in the hunt for the third and final playoff spot in the East Division. Rochester (5-8) enters the week just one game behind third-place New England (6-7) and a half-game behind fo

  • By James Coyne  -- Consistent was one way that the Rochester Knighthawks could be described prior to 2007. The team had made the National Lacrosse League playoffs 12 years in a row, and five times advanced to the NLL Finals. Entering the 2007 season, however, it had been 10 years since the Knighthawks won their only title and they wanted to add another banner to the rafters.The roster was again filled with talented players, but there was something different about that team. The 2007 Rochester K

  • (March 25, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks used a dominating fourth quarter to defeat the East Division rival Buffalo Bandits 11-10 on Saturday night at Connors & Ferris Field at The Blue Cross Arena. The two teams put on an entertaining show for the special guests in attendance as they celebrated Military Appreciation night and honored the 10-year anniversary of the 2007 championship team prior to the game. “That’s how we’ve got to be,” said Knighthawks head coach Mike Hasen, who

  • (March 23, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks announced today that they have signed former Syracuse Orange standout Sean Young to a one-year deal. To make room for the transition player, the Knighthawks released defenseman John Rae. “Rochester was a team I grew up watching,” said Young. “So when I got the phone call, I was really excited about the opportunity.” Young played at Syracuse University for three seasons and was named an Honorable Mention All-American in 2015. In 2013, he was n

  • (March 23, 2017)… The National Lacrosse League’s Rochester Knighthawks announced today a partnership with Shootout for Soldiers, which is a 24-hour national fundraising lacrosse event that benefits American military veterans.  In 2017, Shootout for Soldiers expanded its schedule to include Canandaigua, NY. The 24 one-hour games will be played at Canandaigua Academy from Saturday, July 22 to Sunday, July 23. The event, which is open to men’s and women’s teams of all ages, will keep a ru