Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
VOTE FOR YOUR PLAY OF THE WEEK
01/07/2013 - 12:28pm

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 choose the ultimate highlight from the 2013. Here are the Top 5 Plays from the National Lacrosse League’s 2013 season opener versus the Washington Stealth on Jan. 5.

Vote for you favorite highlight of Week 1 in the NLL and see if it makes the cut as the top play from 2013 - CLICK HERE TO VOTE.

The first candidate from Week 1 of the 2013 season is a goal from Rochester native Joe Walters, who snipes the top right corner of the net from distance.

The next highlight features defenseman Scott Campbell. Down a man on the Washington power play, Campbell intercepts a pass and takes it the distance on the shorthanded breakaway.

Everybody loves a behind-the-back pass. Why not two in the same play? Cody Jamieson finds Johnny Powless, who then hits Cory Vitarelli on the crease for the goal.


Washington goaltender Tyler Richards thought he denied Stephen Keogh of this goal, but the ball trickles past the netminder and barely crosses the white line to give the Knighthawks a two-goal lead in the fourth quarter.


Johnny Powless has made of habit of finding himself in the middle of highlight-reel scoring plays in his young career. The final highlight from the season opener is yet another example of the teenage sensation’s sticks skills.


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

12/17/2014
Join Syracuse University athletic director Daryl Gross for a live Q&A on Thursday

12/17/2014
Syracuse lacrosse: Comparing the Orange to its peers over the last 10 years

12/14/2014
An analysis of athletic director Daryl Gross' 10 years running Syracuse University sports

12/14/2014
Syracuse athletics: The Orange before and during AD Daryl Gross' first decade

12/12/2014
Syracuse great Jim Brown praises LeBron James, other athletes for speaking out against injustice

12/9/2014
Syracuse lacrosse has four players named to Inside Lacrosse's Preseason All-American teams

10/17/2014
Syracuse men's lacrosse gets first-ever commitment from high school freshman

10/10/2014
Syracuse lacrosse names five captains for 2015 season

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

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

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

6/2/2014
Syracuse selected No. 3 in Lacrosse Magazine's early 2015 rankings

5/29/2014
ACC reveals new logo to creative reviews (What they're saying)

5/27/2014
Syracuse lacrosse finishes No. 8 in Warrior's season-ending media poll

5/22/2014
Syracuse lacrosse's Kevin Rice, Brandon Mullins named USILA Second Team All-Americans

5/13/2014
Syracuse men's lacrosse will bring back loaded roster next season

5/12/2014
'Monumental' lacrosse upset over Syracuse is sweet for Bryant coach Mike Pressler, former Duke coach