Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
PLAYOFF PLAY OF THE WEEK - ROUND 1
05/01/2013 - 3:49pm

(May 1, 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 season chose the ultimate highlight from 2013.

Last week’s Play of the Week, as chosen by the fans, was Craig Point’s hat-trick goal. The goal was set up by three great passes; the first a behind-the-back flip from Dan Dawson to Mike Accursi. While on the ground, Accursi then found Cody Jamieson, who fired the ball to Point through a tight window. WATCH POINT’S HAT-TRICK GOAL

Here are the Top 5 Plays from the Knighthawks' East Division Semifinal against the Philadelphia Wings on Saturday, April 27th at The Blue Cross Arena. Vote for your favorite highlight from the first round of the playoffs in the National Lacrosse League and see if it makes the cut as the top play from 2013.

CLICK HERE TO VOTE

Joe Walters earned a spot on this week’s Play of the Week with a great individual effort to crash the net. He scored with a diving shot on goaltender Brandon Miller’s left side.

Dawson scored a game-high four goals against his former club in the 10-8 victory. His second goal mimicked his diving shot from a week prior in Buffalo. He lifted his 6-5 frame off the turn and netted a far-side goal.

Stephen Keogh collected a loose ball from a mishandled behind-the-back shot by Johnny Powless. Keogh gathered the ball in his stick, and while on the ground, shoveled it forward and managed to score from his stomach.

Craig Point rifled a quick-stick goal past an off-balance Miller after receiving a behind-the-back pass from Dawson.

While his brother scored four goals, Paul Dawson did his part to secure the win. “We had numbers so then I kind of ran it up,” Paul Dawson said. “Their guy left me at first, so I went to take the shot and then he came up to play me so that’s when I ducked underneath. I threw a little bit of a fake and (Brandon) Miller went down. I knew I was close to the crease so I dove and tried to get it over top of him.”

CLICK HERE TO VOTE

Previous “Play of the Week” winners:

Week #1: Double behind-the-back passes

Week #3: Keogh bounces a shot five-hole

Week #4: Vitarelli behind-the-back goal

Week #5: "Vno" says no to Washington

Week #6: Vitarelli’s ESPN Top 10 Highlight

Week #7: Self banks the breakaway

Week #8: Powell goes behind-the-back

Week #9: Vitarelli’s no-look goal

Week #11: “Air Jammer”

Week #13: Llord’s breakaway goal

Week #14: Purves’ ESPN goal

Week #15: Powless’ behind-the-back feeder to Keogh

Week #16: Point’s hat-trick goal


5/25/2013
Syracuse men's lacrosse pulls off another one-goal victory, advances to national title game with 9-8 win over Denver

4/19/2014
Syracuse University men's lacrosse spotlights offensive depth to wear down Hobart, 15-9

4/19/2014
Syracuse University men's lacrosse uses late run to roll past Hobart, 15-9

4/19/2014
Syracuse men's lacrosse at Hobart (live game updates)

4/18/2014
Syracuse lacrosse's Billy Ward 'one of the best leaders ever to come through this program'

4/15/2014
Syracuse lacrosse players Kevin Rice, Brandon Mullins win ACC player of the week honors

4/15/2014
College lacrosse bracketology: Syracuse bolsters profile with Cornell and North Carolina victories

4/14/2014
Five takeaways from Syracuse lacrosse's 11-10 double-overtime win over North Carolina

4/14/2014
Syracuse lacrosse climbs to No. 4 in national polls after critical week (updated)

4/14/2014
Lacrosse weekend wrap: Duke's slick six on offense has Blue Devils even further ahead than usual

4/12/2014
Billy Ward on Syracuse lacrosse's double-overtime win over North Carolina: 'Let's be us, let's be great'

4/12/2014
Billy Ward gives Syracuse lacrosse thrilling 11-10 win over North Carolina in double overtime

4/12/2014
Syracuse men's lacrosse vs. North Carolina (live game updates)

4/11/2014
ACC lacrosse: Virginia's loss ensures Syracuse-North Carolina is a play-in for the conference tournament

4/11/2014
ACC lacrosse: Placing Syracuse's offense and defense in ACC games in context

4/9/2014
Five takeaways from the Syracuse lacrosse team's 14-9 win over Cornell

4/8/2014
Syracuse lacrosse attacker Randy Staats scores 9 points in 14-9 win over No. 7 Cornell

4/8/2014
Randy Staats lights up Cornell for five goals in Syracuse lacrosse's 14-9 victory

4/8/2014
Syracuse men's lacrosse at Cornell (live game updates)

4/8/2014
Syracuse auctioning lacrosse coach John Desko's 4-year-old clipboard

4/8/2014
College lacrosse bracketology: Notre Dame a postseason question mark after back-to-back losses