age
31
height
6' 0"
weight
185
Joe WaltersNumber: #
1
Position:
F

Pro Experience:

8th season

College/Last Team:

Maryland

Shoots:

L

Resides:

Rochester, NY


Acquired:


He re-signed and agreed to a three-year deal with the Knighthawks on July 26, 2010… Was traded from Buffalo to Philadelphia on 8/01/07… Buffalo Bandits’ second-round selection (18th overall) in the 2006 National Lacrosse League Entry Draft.


Career


He enters his eighth season in the NLL and eighth with the Knighthawks… In 2015, he set career highs in goals (20), assists (33) and points (53)… Has the longest point streak in team playoff history at 15 games (5/04/12 to present)… Was second on the team with three game-winning goals… Named the team’s Community Service Award winner for the sixth time in his career (2010-15)… Won three straight Champion’s Cups (2012-14)… Played for the Toronto Nationals in 2009 and won the MLL title… In 2008, he helped the Rochester Rattlers win their first Major League Lacrosse title and was named the Playoff MVP… Won a silver medal with Team USA at the 2006 World Lacrosse Championships… Completed a storied college career at the University of Maryland… With the Terrapins, he was a four-time All-American and the 2006 recipient of the Jack Turnbull Memorial Award as the Attackman of the Year… He was also a candidate for the Tewaaraton Trophy, given to the National Player of the Year… Maryland's all-time leader in points and goals with 227 and 153, respectfully… Three-time All-ACC selection and two-time ACC Player of the Year… In 2011, he made his Senior “A” box lacrosse debut with the Brampton Excelsiors… Won his first Mann Cup in 2011 with the Excels… In 2013, he won the Rochester Press-Radio Club’s Eliot Cushing Award for promoting lacrosse on a national level.