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Paul Dawson



  • DOB: 1/9/1984
  • Ht: 6-5
  • Wt: 225
  • Shoots: RIGHT
  • Years on Team: 6
  • School: University of Windsor
  • Hometown: Oakville, Ontario
  • Drafted: 2012

Entering his 13th season in the NLL and seventh with the Knighthawks… In 2017-18, he tied his career high in games played (18)… Tied career highs with two assists and three points on 4/28/18; recorded his 600th career loose ball and reached 100 games as a Knighthawk that night as well… Tied his career high with two assists on 12/23/17… On 2/25/17, he collected the 500th loose ball of his career… Appeared in his 150th game as a pro on 2/3/17… Played in 128 straight games from 1/31/08 to 4/25/15; it was the 11th longest games played streak in NLL history… In 2015, he recorded a career-high 73 penalty minutes… Won back-to-back Champion’s Cups (2013-14)… Tied career highs with two goals and three points on 3/1/14… Played in his 100th career NLL game on 1/18/14… Won his first Champion’s Cup in 2013… Scored the first game-winning playoff goal of his career on 4/27/13… Scored his first goal as a Knighthawk on 2/23/13… Finished his first season as a Knighthawk with 34 penalty minutes and 38 loose balls… Converted to a defenseman from goaltender in his second season in 2008… In 2012, he was third in the league with a then career-high 67 penalty minutes… In 2011, he notched a career-high five goals and 14 points (5+9)… Grabbed a career-high 75 loose balls in 2010 with the Boston Blazers… Played 100 Junior “A” games with Burlington (2002-04) and Brampton (2005-06) as a goaltender… Won a gold medal with Team Canada at the 2015 FIL World Indoor Lacrosse Championship… Was an assistant coach with the Six Nations Arrows and helped lead the team to the 2015 Minto Cup.

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