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Dylan Evans

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#16

  • DOB: 1/17/1988
  • Ht: 5-11
  • Wt: 198
  • Shoots: RIGHT
  • Years on Team: 4
  • School: Dowling
  • Hometown: Brampton, Ontario
  • Drafted: 2013

He enters his eighth season in the NLL and eighth with the Knighthawks… Played in his 100th game as a pro on 4/29/17; he also became the first Knighthawks player to reach 900 career faceoff wins… On 4/28/17, he broke Stephen Hoar’s franchise faceoff record of 891 wins… On 2/25/17, he became only the second player in team history to record 800 faceoff wins… Had a three-game point streak from 2/18/17 to 2/25/17… Named the 2016 winner of the team’s Wolf Pack Award; second time he won the award which recognizes team work and dedication… Knighthawks all-time faceoff wins leader (909)… First all-time in postseason faceoff wins (111)… In 2016, his 188 faceoffs wins were fifth best in the NLL, despite playing in only 15 games… Won a season-high 22 faceoffs and collected a season-high 19 loose balls on 5/2/15… Won three straight Champion’s Cups (2012-14)... Named the 2014 winner of the Wolf Pack Award… Won a career-high 205 faceoffs to become only the second player in team history to win 200-plus faceoffs in a season… Collected a career-high nine assists and 129 loose balls… Had a career night on 4/4/14, collecting career highs in loose balls (21), assists (three) and points (three)… On 2/15/14, he tied his career high with two assists, while recording a career-best 13 loose balls and winning 18 faceoffs… Played in 16 games in 2013… Won his first NLL Championship in just his second season of pro lacrosse… Scored his first career playoff goal on 5/14/12… Named the 2012 Knighthawks Most Improved Player… Scored his first pro goal on 2/24/12… Earned his first pro point/assist on 1/22/11… Made his pro debut on 1/08/11… Was a member of the Brampton Junior “A” team for six seasons… In 2009, he was named the winner of the B.W. (Billy) Evans Award as the OLA’s Top Graduating Player… In 2010, he helped Brampton reach the Minto Cup Finals… In 2007, the forward finished in the Top 10 in playoff scoring and tied for the team lead with 27 points (11+16)... Played college lacrosse at Dowling College in 2006 and helped the Golden Lions to the Division II National Championship Game… He was second on the team with 44 points (35+9) in 14 games.

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