February 2013

KNIGHTHAWKS RAISE OVER $2,000 FOR CURE
02/28/2013 - 12:00am

(Rochester, February 28)... The Rochester Knighthawks’ Annual Teddy Bear Auction exceeded the $2,000 mark Saturday night for CURE Childhood Cancer Association.

The top grossing bear was made by perennial All-Pro and...

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KNIGHTHAWKS HEAD FOR THE ROCKIES
02/28/2013 - 12:00am

(February 27, 2013)… The Rochester Knighthawks (3-5) travel west to Colorado to take on the Mammoth (2-5) at the Pepsi Center in a match between the East and West Division’s two lowest seeds on Saturday, March 2nd at 9:00 p.m....

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Jr. Knightingales Camp March 30
02/27/2013 - 7:28pm

(February 27, 2013)... Are you between the ages of 6 and 14 and have always dreamed of becoming a Knightingale? Well, now you can! Register for the Jr. Knightingales Camp taking place on Saturday, March 30th...

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KNOW YOUR KNIGHTHAWKS with Joel McCready
02/26/2013 - 8:00am

Knighthawks legacy Joel McCready has been able to balance his return to the World Champion Rochester Knighthawks team with his full-time firefighting career almost effortlessly. Communications Assistant Emily Forrester learned all about McCready’...

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PLAY OF THE WEEK - WEEK 8
02/25/2013 - 3:07pm

(February 25, 2013)... Every week this season, we will take a look back at the Top 5 Plays from the Rochester Knighthawks' weekend action. Fans can vote for their favorite plays from each week and at the end of the...

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KNIGHTHAWKS NEWS AND NOTES
02/25/2013 - 1:53pm

The Philadelphia Wings snapped an 11-game losing streak against the Rochester Knighthawks with a 10-8 victory on February 23rd at The Blue Cross Arena.

At 3-5, the Knighthawks are now midway through their 16-game schedule. Last season,...

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K-HAWKS FANS CAN ROOT FOR 'SMOKE' TODAY
02/24/2013 - 10:45am

(February 24, 2013)… The last time Rochester Knighthawks fans saw NASCAR legend Tony Stewart he was cheering the defending NLL Champions to victory at The Blue Cross Arena. Today at 1:00 p.m. the Knighthawks faithful can return...

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WINGS CLIP 'HAWKS, 10-8
02/23/2013 - 9:50pm

(February 24, 2013)... The Philadelphia Wings snapped a 11-game losing streak to Rochester with a 10-8 victory over the Knighthawks at The Blue Cross Arena on Saturday night.
 
Tied at eight in the fourth quarter,...

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SATURDAY GOLDEN FOR LOCAL TEAMS
02/23/2013 - 3:10pm

(February 23, 2013)… The inaugural Knighthawks Upstate Indoor Lacrosse Championships appropriately featured two teams from Rochester in the first two Finals at The Blue Cross Arena Saturday afternoon. The games followed a similar...

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KNIGHTHAWKS-WINGS’ RIVALRY HEATS UP
02/22/2013 - 12:07pm

By Travis Larner -- The Rochester Knighthawks will look to make it 11 straight over Philadelphia when they host the Wings on Saturday, February 23rd at The Blue Cross Arena.

The Knighthawks defeated the Wings 20-10 in...

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KNIGHTHAWKS CONTINUE DIVISIONAL SCHEDULE
02/22/2013 - 10:14am

(February 22, 2013)… The Rochester Knighthawks host the Philadelphia Wings in a battle of the East Division’s third-place teams. The 7:30 p.m. contest will be broadcast on Sportsradio 950 ESPN and online at...

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KIDS COMPETING IN KNIGHTHAWKS CHAMPIONSHIPS
02/21/2013 - 9:38pm

Tyler Burton will spend his Friday at a lacrosse arena, but he won’t be working on his own game. Instead, the Rochester Knighthawks defenseman will step behind the bench to coach kids from Upstate Indoor Lacrosse as they compete for the inaugural...

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SUPPORT A ‘BEARY’ COOL EVENT
02/21/2013 - 10:03am

Paul Dawson has earned the reputation as a hard-nosed defender with his ability to disrupt the game of an opposing forward with his stick and his fists. So when he walked into the Build-A-Bear Workshop® in Eastview Mall, it was probably the last...

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PLAY OF THE WEEK - WEEK 7
02/20/2013 - 12:16pm

(February 20, 2013) ... Every week this season, we will take a look back at the Top 5 Plays from the Rochester Knighthawks' weekend action. Fans can vote for their favorite plays from each week and at the end of the...

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KNIGHTHAWKS SUPPORTING FLOWER CITY CUP
02/20/2013 - 11:50am

K-Hawks to assist Coaches vs. Cancer fundraiser --
(February 20, 2013)… The Rochester Knighthawks have teamed up with the American Cancer Society to help raise awareness and money for cancer...

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KNIGHTHAWKS CONTINUE DIVISIONAL SCHEDULE
02/19/2013 - 10:59am

The Rochester Knighthawks are preparing for their fourth straight East Division contest, as the Philadelphia Wings come to town this weekend. Rochester (3-4) and Philadelphia (2-3) are both two-and-a-half games out of first place, and will fight...

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SPEND FEBRUARY BREAK WITH THE K-HAWKS
02/18/2013 - 2:46pm

(Rochester, February 18)… The Rochester Knighthawks will kick off their Annual Boys Presidents Week Lacrosse Clinic on Tuesday, February 19th at Brighton Sports Zone. Kids can learn the game from Nazareth Head Lacrosse Coach Rob...

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COSMO DENIES KNIGHTHAWKS FOURTH STRAIGHT
02/16/2013 - 9:48pm

(February 16, 2013)... After two straight wins last weekend to draw their record to .500, the Rochester Knighthawks seemed to take a step back in a 10-6 loss to the Buffalo Bandits in front of 9,156 at The Blue Cross Arena....

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RYBCZYNSKI TO HIT BROADCASTING MILESTONE
02/16/2013 - 1:41pm

By Travis Larner -- While veteran forward Dan Dawson is two points away from his 900th career point, and Mike Accursi is five shy of 800, Rochester Knighthawks’ broadcaster Craig Rybczynski will reach a milestone of his own on...

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KNIGHTHAWKS TRYING TO ROAR TO FOUR
02/16/2013 - 10:24am

By Travis Larner -- The Rochester Knighthawks hope to return home after back-to-back road games last weekend and extend their win streak to four games with a second straight over Buffalo.

After starting the season 0-3,...

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COUSINS RETIRES A CHAMPION
02/15/2013 - 10:24am

By Craig Rybczynski -- Eight months ago Ryan Cousins raised the Champion’s Cup for the first time in his pro career. That’s what made his decision on January 30th even tougher for the 31-year-old National Lacrosse League veteran...

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KNIGHTHAWKS HOST BUFFALO IN BATTLE FOR SECOND PLACE
02/15/2013 - 9:17am

(February 15, 2013)… The Rochester Knighthawks and Buffalo Bandits will meet for the third time in seven games Saturday night. The 7:30 p.m. contest will be broadcast on Sportsradio 950 ESPN and online at...

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ANTI-BULLYING PROGRAM TO MAKE TWO MORE STOPS
02/14/2013 - 12:58pm

(February 14, 2013)… The Rochester Knighthawks are back on the road again, but this time it’s not to play a lacrosse game. The players will bring the team's “We Got Your Back” Anti-Bullying message to schools in East Irondequoit...

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‘JAMMER’ WINS OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
02/13/2013 - 3:30pm

(Rochester, February 13)… Cody Jamieson was named the National Lacrosse League Offensive Player of the Week today after helping the Rochester Knighthawks to back-to-back wins last weekend.

“He was real good and came...

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VOTE FOR 'PLAY OF THE WEEK' - WEEK 6
02/13/2013 - 10:42am

(February 13, 2013)... Every week this season, we will take a look back at the Top 5 Plays from the Rochester Knighthawks' weekend action. Fans can vote for their favorite plays from each week and at the end of the...

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ANNUAL TEDDY BEAR AUCTION STARTS FEB. 16
02/12/2013 - 9:46am

(Rochester, February 12)... The Blue Cross Arena will have some special, furry guests on Saturday, February 16th as the team kicks off its Annual Teddy Bear Auction to benefit CURE Childhood Cancer Association.

The Teddy...

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Jr. Knightingales Camp
02/11/2013 - 11:50am

(February 11, 2013)... Are you between the ages of 6 and 14 and have always dreamed of becoming a Knightingale? Well, now you can! Register for the Jr. Knightingales Camp taking place on Saturday, March 30...

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KNIGHTHAWKS NEWS & NOTES
02/11/2013 - 10:59am

(February 11, 2013)... The Rochester Knighthawks earned two decisive victories in their first weekend of back-to-back games in the 2013 National Lacrosse League season.
 
With a 20-10 win over Philadelphia on February...

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'THE DOG' GOES PRIME TIME
02/10/2013 - 4:27pm

Cory Vitarelli received national attention Saturday night after his diving catch and goal was selected as No. 7 on SportsCenter’s Top 10 Plays. The Rochester Knighthawks forward, known as “Vit Dog,” has had a penchant for...

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KNIGHTHAWKS MAKE IT THREE STRAIGHT
02/09/2013 - 10:01pm

(February 9, 2013)… The Rochester Knighthawks concluded their back-to-back weekend with a decisive 15-7 victory over their New York State Thruway rival Buffalo Bandits at the First Niagara Center on Saturday night.
 
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KNIGHTHAWKS LOOK TO EVEN RECORD AT .500
02/09/2013 - 12:33pm

The Rochester Knighthawks finish their three-game in eight-day stretch on the road in Buffalo against the Bandits (3-2) tonight at 7:30 p.m. Coming off their best performance of the season, Rochester (2-3) will attempt to win its third straight,...

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AFTERNOON DELIGHT FOR KNIGHTHAWKS
02/08/2013 - 1:21pm

(February 8, 2013)...  The Rochester Knighthawks used an eight-goal run bridging the second and third quarters en route to a 20-10 victory over the Philadelphia Wings on Friday afternoon. (Photos by Larry Palumbo)...

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KNIGHTHAWKS LOOKING TO MOVE UP IN THE EAST
02/07/2013 - 10:24pm

By Travis Larner -- The Rochester Knighthawks will look to even their record at .500 entering their first weekend of back-to-back games in 2013. On Friday, February 8th, the Knighthawks (1-3) will travel to Philadelphia to battle...

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KNIGHTHAWKS FACE TOUGH DIVISIONAL TEST THIS WEEK
02/07/2013 - 1:18pm

(February 7, 2013)… The Rochester Knighthawks continue their three-game in eight-day stretch this week. Rochester (1-3) visits Philadelphia for an 11:00 a.m. game on Friday, February 8th and ends the road trip with a 7:30 p.m....

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VOTE FOR 'PLAY OF THE WEEK' - WEEK 5
02/06/2013 - 6:38pm

Every week this season, we will take a look back at the Top 5 Plays from the Rochester Knighthawks' weekend action. Fans can vote for their favorite plays from each week and at the end of the season chose the ultimate highlight from 2013....

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VINC WINS WEEKLY AWARD
02/06/2013 - 3:07pm

(February 6, 2013)... Rochester Knighthawks goalie Matt Vinc has earned National Lacrosse League Defensive Player of the Week honors for the second time this season. In the 7-6 victory against Washington Saturday, he made 42...

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WALTERS HEADLINES PRESIDENTS WEEK CLINIC
02/06/2013 - 11:40am

(Rochester, February 6)… The Rochester Knighthawks will kick off their Annual Boys Presidents Week Lacrosse Clinic on Tuesday, February 19th at Brighton Sports Zone. Kids can learn the game from Knighthawks veteran...

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DAN DAWSON ANSWERS FAN QUESTIONS
02/06/2013 - 11:13am

Rochester Knighthawks forward Dan Dawson took over the @RocKnighthawks Twitter handle to answer fan questions Monday afternoon.  Fans were able to submit questions via Facebook and Twitter and the session was a great success with fans being able...

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KNOW YOUR K-HAWKS with Scott Campbell
02/05/2013 - 10:38am

Veteran Knighthawks defenseman Scott Campbell has a penchant for collecting loose balls, but is equally as quick off the turf dishing out one-liners. In this edition of “Know Your Knighthawks,” Communications Assistant Emily Forrester gets to...

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KNIGHTHAWKS AND STEWART: A PERFECT MATCH
02/04/2013 - 3:07pm

By Travis Larner -- Three-time NASCAR Champion Tony Stewart was an honorary captain for the Rochester Knighthawks during their 7-6 win over Washington at The Blue Cross Arena on Saturday.
Not only was it Stewart’s first...

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KNIGHTHAWKS NEWS AND NOTES
02/04/2013 - 1:57pm

By Travis Larner -- The Rochester Knighthawks edged Washington Stealth 7-6 Saturday night at The Blue Cross Arena on Tony Stewart Night. The three-time NASCAR Champ, who was attending his first National Lacrosse League game,...

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DAN DAWSON TO TAKE OVER TEAM TWITTER ACCOUNT MONDAY
02/03/2013 - 10:44pm

Rochester Knighthawks forward Dan Dawson will be taking over the Rochester Knighthawks Twitter account for a live tweet session on Monday, February 4th at noon. He will be answering questions for a one-hour period. Fans can feel free to begin...

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KNIGHTHAWKS CONTINUE TO SPREAD ANTI-BULLYING MESSAGE
02/03/2013 - 1:11am

(February 3, 2013)… Rochester Knighthawks Dan Dawson, Tyler Burton and Joe Walters will carry the team's “We Got Your Back” Anti-Bullying message to Brockport on Tuesday February 5th.

The players will travel to A.D....

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VINC BACKSTOPS FIRST WIN
02/02/2013 - 10:36pm

(February 2, 2013)…The Rochester Knighthawks avenged their one-goal loss in Week 1 in Washington with a one-goal victory over the Stealth at The Blue Cross Arena on Saturday.
 
The Knighthawks (1-3) defeated the...

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KNIGHTHAWKS ACTIVATE McLEOD, SIGN PAIR OF PLAYERS
02/02/2013 - 4:11pm

(February 2, 2013)… The Rochester Knighthawks have activated rookie defenseman Cody McLeod today prior to the team’s 8:00 p.m. contest against the Washington Stealth. The move was one of four by the Knighthawks, who also signed...

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KNIGHTHAWKS SEEK REDEMPTION
02/01/2013 - 10:18am

By Travis Larner -- The Rochester Knighthawks will be seeking redemption on Saturday, February 2nd as they host the Washington Stealth at The Blue Cross Arena in a rematch of the season opener.

Since losing 13-12 in the...

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