Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
KNIGHTHAWKS' YOUTH CLINIC KICKS OFF DEC. 27TH
12/21/2012 - 9:41pm

(Rochester, December 22)… The Rochester Knighthawks announced the addition of former National Lacrosse League MVP Casey Powell for the team’s Youth Lacrosse Clinic. Kids can learn the game from Knighthawks veteran, as well as Nazareth Head Lacrosse Coach Rob Randall, and Pittsford Varsity Coach Andrew Whipple.

“I am looking forward to getting back to Rochester and working with the next generation of NLL stars,” said Powell. “It’s exciting to work with kids who are eager to learn about this great sport.”

The clinic runs from Thursday, December 27th to Friday, December 28th from 10:00 a.m. to noon at Brighton Sports Zone. The clinic makes a great holiday gift for kids that want to improve their lacrosse skills. The clinic caters to boys ages 7-14 and covers grades one through six, and modified and junior varsity levels.

The cost is only $69 (Goalies $39) and includes two hours per session and a FREE Knighthawks ticket for the Saturday, January 19th home opener against the Buffalo Bandits. Additional tickets for friends and family are available for only $10.

Powell enters his 10th season in the NLL in 2013 and third with the Knighthawks. In 119 games, he has 254 goals and 341 assists for 595 points. He is a six-time All-Pro and became the first American to win the league’s MVP award in 2010. Powell, a four-time college All-American at Syracuse, was a three-time MLL Champion and a four-time All-Star.

For more information, call Rochester Youth Camps at (585) 739-1612 or go online to www.RochesterYouthCamps.com.

Rochester will begin its title defense on the road to open the 2013 season. The World Champions will open their 19th season against the Washington Stealth at 10:00 p.m. (EST) on Saturday, January 5th. The Knighthawks will play their home opener on Saturday, January 19th against the Buffalo at 7:30 p.m. at The Blue Cross Arena. Season tickets are currently on sale at the Knighthawks Office and can be purchased by calling (585) 454-HAWK (4295).


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

9/23/2014
Syracuse University men's lacrosse team will compete in two fall events

9/11/2014
Syracuse University men's lacrosse recruiting class includes two JUCO players of the year

8/22/2014
Former Orange lacrosse stars Casey Powell, John Galloway honored by MLL

8/19/2014
Syracuse University confirms agreement of new multimedia rights contract with IMG

8/19/2014
Syracuse, IMG reach a new agreement for athletic broadcasting rights

8/19/2014
Is this idea of a Power Five comprised of 65 'anointed' schools a good one? (Chat with Bud Poliquin)

7/20/2014
Canada beats United States at World Lacrosse Championships, Gary Gait gets title as assistant

7/18/2014
World Lacrosse Championships: Canada beats Iroquois to set up final against United States

7/17/2014
World Lacrosse Championships: United States into title game with 22-3 semifinal win over Australia

7/17/2014
Lebron James voted America's most popular athlete: Who would win that poll in Syracuse?

7/17/2014
How to watch the FIL World Lacrosse Championship semifinals: TV channels, times

7/16/2014
World Lacrosse Championships: Iroquois Nationals on to semifinals with win over Scotland

7/16/2014
World Lacrosse Championships: Rob Pannell leads United States in 18-5 win over Iroquois Nationals

7/15/2014
World Lacrosse Championships: United States can win Blue Division with win over Iroquois

7/11/2014
CNY lacrosse a big part of World Championships in Denver (photos)

7/10/2014
FIL World Lacrosse Championships: TV channels, times and schedule for U.S. and Iroquois

7/1/2014
Louisville Cardinals officially become 15th member of the ACC

6/30/2014
Former Syracuse midfielder Matt Abbott makes Team USA world championship lacrosse team

6/24/2014
Albany's Thompson trio, Syracuse's Randy Staats highlight Iroquois world championship roster

6/19/2014
Study: Where will Syracuse play football and basketball games if Carrier Dome is unavailable?