• Combine on Sept. 24-25, Draft on Sept. 26 & Awards Ceremony on Sept. 27 at Toronto Rock Athletic Centre The National Lacrosse League has announced the 2016 NLL Draft will take place on Monday, Sept. 26 at Toronto Rock Athletic Centre (TRAC) in Oakville, Ontario. Watch live on starting at 7 p.m. ET as the league welcomes its newest crop of rookies ahead of the 2017 season. League events at TRAC begin with the 2016 NLL Combine from Saturday, Sept. 24 to Sunday, Sept. 25 as prospects lo

  • (July 25, 2016)… On Sunday, the Peterborough Lakers wrapped up the top spot in Major Series Lacrosse, following a 12-7 win over the Cobourg Kodiaks. With the victory, the Lakers improved to 13-3-1 (27 points) and secured home floor throughout the playoffs. The Lakers, who are 7-1-0 at home this season, will open their first round playoff series on Tuesday, August 2nd at the Memorial Centre. a “Home floor advantage is crucial,” said first-year Laker Joel Matthews. “We worked for that all

  • (July 23, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks Under Armour© Youth Lacrosse Camp for girls is set for Monday, July 25 through Thursday, July 28 at Victor Dryer Road Park. The camp will have a world-class group of instructors, which will be headlined by Rochester Knighthawks veteran forward Joe Walters and transition man/defenseman Brad Gillies. Walters will enter his ninth season in the National Lacrosse League in 2017 and is a three-time NLL champion. Prior to going pro, he was a four-time All-A

  • Rochester holds sixth and seventh overall picks(July 22, 2016)… For the second straight year, the Rochester Knighthawks will have two first-round picks in the National Lacrosse League Entry Draft. The Knighthawks currently hold the sixth and seventh overall picks in this year’s draft. Gillies was the ninth overall pick in the 2015 Draft.Rochester is one of three teams with multiple first-round selections. The Saskatchewan Rush hold the first overall pick, along with two more first-rounders a

  • (July 18, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks kicked off their second Under Armour© Lacrosse Camp of the summer today at Victor Dyer Road Park. The camp, which runs from Monday through Thursday, is under the direction of Knighthawks players Brad Gillies and Joe Walters. This morning, the 70 kids began learning field and box skills from some of the top professional and collegiate players in Rochester. The campers included youth players from as close as Victor, Livonia, Webster, Brighton and Gree