• (January 15, 2017)… The Jr. Knighthawks Bantam team ended their first day of competition at the 4th annual Capital Box Lacrosse Classic with a 5-2 victory. The two-day tournament at the Dulles SportsPlex, which kicked off Sunday afternoon, features teams from around the northeast United States. “It was great to finish the day off with a win,” said Jr. Knighthawks coach and Knighthawks defenseman Brad Gillies. “The guys worked hard all over the floor and it paid off with a win.” The Jr.

  • By Andrea Chevalier -- As the Rochester Knighthawks celebrated the roots of the game of lacrosse during the Native American Night celebration, the team had one of the most inspirational people in attendance at Connors & Ferris Field at The Blue Cross Arena: “Savvy” Savannah Simon. Savvy graced the team and fans with her presence during the Jan. 7 game against the New England Black Wolves. As she took to the field, she encouraged everyone to be an eagle, not a seagull because the eagle f

  • By Craig Rybczynski -- There was a lot of emotion at The Blue Cross Arena before Saturday’s Rochester Knighthawks game. With both teams on their benches and the fans on their feet, the United States Army veteran slowly walked his way to midfield with the assistance of three of his grandkids. Veterans Outreach Center Executive Director Todd Baxter then proceeded to describe the acts of heroism performed by the man in the Native American Army hat and Knighthawks jersey, thousands of miles away,

  • (January 11, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks might have the weekend off, but the Jr. Knighthawks will be hard at work as they compete in their first box lacrosse tournament of the season. The PeeWee, Bantam and Midget teams will take part in the 4th annual Capital Box Lacrosse Classic in Sterling, Va. The Jr. Knighthawks will play in the prestigious tournament from Sunday, Jan. 15 to Monday, Jan. 16 at the Dulles SportsPlex. The teams, who will be coached by Knighthawks players Brad Gillies,

  • (January 10, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks will hold their Annual Kids Day on Saturday, Feb. 11th at Connors & Ferris Field at The Blue Cross Arena. The event is presented by Connors & Ferris, Isaac Heating & Air Conditioning, Wilkins RV, Farmers Insurance, Zweigle’s and Bill Gray’s. Kids Day features inflatables, laser tag, face painters, balloon animals and air brush tattoos. Fans of all ages can also get high-fives and autographs from the Knighthawks mascot, R. Thunder, a

  • (January 7, 2017)… The Rochester Knighthawks used nine power-play goals to tame the New England Black Wolves 15-8 tonight to notch their first victory of the season. The offense was powered by Rochester rookies Kyle Jackson, Josh Currier and Dan Lomas, who combined for 20 points. “It was awesome, but at the end of the day, I was kind of just lucky enough that when I passed the ball my teammates were able to put the ball in the back of the net,” Jackson said. “We’re getting to know eac