(May 1, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks ended the season with a 10-8 victory over the New England Black Wolves tonight at Mohegan Sun Arena. The Knighthawks closed out the 2016 campaign with a 7-11 record as they defeated New England for the second time this season. Dan Dawson led the way with two goals and four assists. His second goal, which was his 40th goal of the season, was assisted by his brother, Paul. It marked the third time in his 15-year career that Dan reached the 40-goal plat
(May 1, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks will end their regular season tonight when they battle the New England Black Wolves at 6:00 p.m. at Mohegan Sun Arena. The contest will be broadcast on 107.3 The Bull and on FOX Sports GO. The game is the fourth meeting of the season between the two East Division foes. Rochester will look to even the season series with a victory this evening. Rochester (6-11) enters the game with a chance to knock off the second-place team in the East Division. The Blac
(April 30, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks fell 13-9 to the Saskatchewan Rush Saturday night in the final home contest of the 2016 campaign. “We have an amazing coaching staff, we have the best owner in the league and amazing fans,” said Dan Dawson. “We just didn’t execute this year and it was tough.” “It was a tough game,” said head coach Mike Hasen. “But it’s onward and upward. We’ve got to get on a bus and play New England tomorrow. We’ve battled hard. We’ve had o
By Andrea Chevalier -- Rochester Knighthawks forward Dan Dawson has always been known for his dedication and love for the game of lacrosse. Having played in the National Lacrosse League for 15 years now, it is expected that the star forward would make a name for himself and hit many of league milestones. Most recently, the 34-year-old forward took over as the NLL’s Ironman. When the Rochester Knighthawks took on the division rival Buffalo Bandits on April 23rd, Dawson played in his 231st cons
Rochester can clinch with two wins, Georgia loss(April 28, 2016)… It all comes down to the final weekend of the regular season. The Rochester Knighthawks are still alive in the playoff race with two games to play. The Knighthawks can lock up their sixth straight postseason berth with a pair of wins and a Georgia loss. On Saturday, April 30th, Rochester will host the Saskatchewan Rush at 7:30 p.m. at Connors & Ferris Field. The following day, the Knighthawks will travel to Uncasville, Conn.
Fan-themed jersey includes over 1,000 names(April 27, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks will wear special fan-themed jerseys on Fan Appreciation Night on Saturday, April 30th. When Rochester hosts the Saskatchewan Rush, the Knighthawks will don jerseys that include the names of all of their season ticket account holders. In all, over 1,000 names will adorn the teal and purple jersey, which is a first for a professional sports team in North America. Only the Hannover Scorpions, who play profess
By Craig Rybczynski -- Two of the fastest men on turf will enter the Rochester Knighthawks Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 30th. Pat McCready and Chris Schiller will become the 14th and 15th members of the esteemed club, and the seventh and eighth defensemen to receive the honor. “I was surprised and excited,” said McCready when he received the news from Owner and General Manager Curt Styres. The two lightning quick defenders were both blue-collar, hard-working players who displayed a team
(April 26, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks handed out their 2016 Team Awards, following their showdown with the Buffalo Bandits Saturday night. The Knighthawks honored seven players and two members of their lacrosse staff for their outstanding contributions to the team. This season, the Awards Ceremony had a special twist as the Knighthawks selected a dozen fans to participate in the festivities. The first award of the evening was presented by season ticket holders Paul and Chantal Oke. The K