• (April 24, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks announced today that they will induct Shawn Williams into the team’s Hall of Fame on Friday, April 28. The Knighthawks’ all-time assist leader will become the 16th member of the prestigious club. “It’s a huge honor to be recognized by such a storied franchise,” he said. “I am very grateful and excited at the same time.” The forward spent 10 seasons (2002 to 2011) in Rochester and was a three-time captain. His impact is evident in the fr

  • (April 22, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks remained alive in the hunt for the third and final playoff spot in the East Division after a 15-13 victory over the New England Black Wolves Saturday night. “We just stayed level-headed,” Knighthawks forward Dan Dawson said. “We didn’t let them go on big runs and that was the biggest change in our game. We had our own run, but we limited their opportunities tonight.” Dawson had his best night of the season with four goals and two helpers to

  • (April 19, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks are back home on Saturday, April 22 to host the New England Black Wolves at 7:30 p.m. at Connors & Ferris Field at The Blue Cross Arena. The game is the fourth and final meeting of the regular season between the two teams. The Knighthawks remain alive in the East Division playoff hunt. With three games to play, Rochester trails New England by two and a half games with a big showdown upcoming against the Black Wolves.   Mike Kirk Night: Prior to

  • (April 18, 2017)… When Mike Kirk returns to Connors & Ferris Field at The Blue Cross Arena this weekend, he will walk into a building that houses many of his greatest lacrosse memories. For five seasons, the Orangeville, Ontario native called Rochester home as he wore the teal and purple from 2012 to 2016 and three times raised the Champion’s Cup. On Saturday, the Rochester Knighthawks will honor one of their most beloved former alternate captains on Mike Kirk Night. With his wife, Ern

  • (April 15, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks rallied late in the second half, but were downed 13-7 by the Colorado Mammoth tonight at Pepsi Center. Rochester used a solid second half to clip away at the Colorado lead, scoring six times. The best stretch of the game for the Knighthawks was early in the fourth quarter when they netted consecutive goals from Torrey VanEvery, Cory Vitarelli and Joe Resetarits. Rochester outshot the Mammoth 52-45, peppering Colorado goalie Dillon Ward with 33 of tho

  • (April 15, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks announced today that they have promoted forward Torrey VanEvery to the active roster. In a related move, the Knighthawks placed forward Dan Lomas on the practice squad. The 26-year-old VanEvery will make his National Lacrosse League debut tonight as the Knighthawks battle the Colorado Mammoth at 9:00 p.m. The news really started to sink in when VanEvery saw his No. 18 jersey. “It was so exciting,” he said. “I can’t even explain it right now.

  • JORDAN AND KEVIN DANCE FIRST EVER FATHER-SON DUO TO PLAY FOR KNIGHTHAWKS (April 14, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks announced today that they have signed lefty forward Jordan Dance to a one-year deal. Dance is now available to play Saturday when the Knighthawks take on the Colorado Mammoth at 9:00 p.m. at Pepsi Center. “It’s pretty cool. It’s the team I grew up watching,” said Dance. “It’s definitely a good feeling.” Jordan’s dad, Kevin, played in 19 games for the Knighthawks