• (May 20, 2016)… Ever since they were young boys growing up in Six Nations, Cody Jamieson and Sid Smith have always played together. They have traveled the same path to the Rochester Knighthawks, playing on the same minor, junior, senior, and university teams. It was only fitting then that on May 13th, Jamieson and Smith were both inducted into the National Junior College Athletic Association Hall of Fame. The Knighthawks stars were honored, along with three other former Onondaga Community Coll

  • (May 17, 2016)… It didn’t take Stephen Keogh long to get a feel for the outdoor game. In his return to Major League Lacrosse, he scored four times to lead the Charlotte Hounds to a 12-10 victory over the Florida Launch. “It was a great win for us on Saturday. We came out a little bit flat in the first half, but battled back in the second half,” he said. “Our defense played great and we started clicking offensively in the second half. Hopefully, it continues heading into this weekend.

  • By Mitch Courtney – Derek Searle’s time with the Rochester Knighthawks has certainly been a thrill to him, although he is no stranger to professional sports. His father, Tom, played professional hockey and spent the majority of his career in Austria. In 19 career games with the Milwaukee Admirals of the American Hockey League, Derek’s father tallied two goals and four assists. However, his fortunes changed when he made the switch to play in Austria in 1993. In 435 games, the elder Searle s

  • The National Lacrosse League has announced the 2016 NLL Division Finals will air live on With four teams remaining in the quest for the Champion's Cup, all four Division Finals games will be available worldwide on all platforms and free of charge. Live coverage on powered by NeuLion begins with the defending champion Saskatchewan Rush at Calgary Roughnecks for Game 1 of the West Finals on Saturday at 9 p.m. ET with Game 2 in Saskatchewan set for May 21. The East Finals open

  • (May 11, 2016)… On Thursday night, Rochester Knighthawks forward Joe Walters will suit up for the Chesapeake Bayhawks as he once again takes his game outdoors. For the 10th time in his career, Walters will make the transition from the professional box game to the field game. The Rochester native is eager to get back to work after the Knighthawks season ended on May 1st with a win at New England. Walters joins 2-0 Chesapeake as it battles the Boston Cannons in Major League Lacrosse action. “I

  • (May 10, 2016)… This summer, kids can learn to play lacrosse from the best players in the world by bringing the Rochester Knighthawks’ Lacrosse 101 program to their school or camp. Three-time National Lacrosse League champion Joe Walters, and former RIT star and Knighthawks defenseman Brad Gillies serve as the program’s main instructors. “Lax 101 is a great program,” said Walters. “We get a chance to spread the game of lacrosse to kids who have never played before or maybe haven’t

  • By Mitch Courtney - When National Lacrosse League Commissioner Nick Sakiewicz experienced Rochester and its amazing fans for the first time, he was taken aback. His first impression of The Blue Cross Arena was one that reminded him of his love for lacrosse. “It is a beautiful arena; I was pleasantly surprised by everything,” said the 55-year-old business man. His admiration for the Knighthawks organization does not stop there, however. He also let it be known that he has an affinity for Kn

  • Early Bird Pricing now available(May 5, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks announced today the dates and locations of their 2016 Knighthawks Under Armour© Youth Lacrosse Camps. Three-time National Lacrosse League champion Joe Walters returns as the camp director, while several Knighthawks stars will serve as camp instructors. “Last year, we had great success. Our lacrosse staff is one of the best in the area,” said Walters. “We have a great mix of Knighthawks players, who do a great job t