age
30
height
5' 10"
weight
223
Cory VitarelliNumber: #
23
Position:
F

Pro Experience:

6th season

College/Last Team:

UPEI

Shoots:

L

Resides:

Peterborough, Ontario


Acquired:


He re-signed and agreed to a three-year deal with the Knighthawks on November 28, 2013… Rochester Knighthawks fifth-round selection (61st overall) in the 2006 NLL Entry Draft.


Career


He enters his sixth season in the NLL and sixth with the Knighthawks… Has scored 20 goals for four straight seasons (2012-15)… In 2015, he was tied for second on the team in goals with 25… Collected a season-high four goals, three assists and seven points on 4/18/15… On 2/21/15, he scored the 100th goal of his career… Won three straight Champion’s Cups (2012-14)… In the 2014 Playoffs, he was tied for second on the team with seven goals… Netted the mini-game overtime game-winner to put Rochester back into the NLL Finals on 5/17/14… In 2014, he was fourth on the team with 33 goals… On 4/5/14, he registered a then career-high six points… Was named the team’s Unsung Hero for the second straight season (2012-13)… In 2013, he notched a career-high 19 assists… Was second on the team in goals (25) and third in points (44)… Earned the No. 7 spot on SportsCenter’s Top Plays with a diving goal on 2/9/13… Won his first Champion’s Cup in 2012… Finished second on the team with 29 goals… Recorded 20 points in his last seven games (15+5) from 3/10 to 4/28/12… During that stretch he notched four three-goal games… Registered a career-high five goals and six points on 1/14/12… Netted his first professional hat trick on 4/2/11… Scored two goals and added one assist in his pro debut on 3/26/11… In the past nine seasons (2007-15), he has played with the Peterborough Lakers of Major Series Lacrosse… Recorded a MSL career-high 26 goals and 45 points in 2015… Won the Mann Cup with the Peterborough Lakers in 2007, 2010 and 2012… In 2012, he posted a playoff career-high 52 combined points (25+27) in the MSL Playoffs and Mann Cup series… Won the 2010 Lakers Fan Favorite Award… Was a member 2006 Minto Cup Championship team in Peterborough… He played junior lacrosse in the Lakers system from 2001 to 2006.