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

3/4/2015
What have been the keys to the best defensive start for Syracuse lacrosse since its 2009 national title?

3/3/2015
Syracuse lacrosse coach John Desko on No. 1 ranking: 'You want to be No. 1 on Memorial Day'

3/3/2015
Brandon Mullins says hidden-ball trick probably won't be used again 'anytime soon'

3/3/2015
Syracuse lacrosse FOGO Ben Williams '100 percent' after suffering arm injury against Virginia

3/3/2015
Syracuse University's Kevin Rice named ACC men's lacrosse offensive player of the week

3/2/2015
Watch Syracuse lacrosse execute hidden-ball trick against Virginia (video)

3/2/2015
Syracuse lacrosse is new No. 1 in media poll following victory against Virginia (updated)

3/1/2015
Syracuse lacrosse victory against Virginia 'felt a little like men and boys out there,' coach says

3/1/2015
Syracuse lacrosse postgame press conference Virginia

3/1/2015
Syracuse lacrosse coach John Desko on Ben Williams' injury: 'I expect to see him next week'

3/1/2015
Syracuse lacrosse rides hot start in first half to thorough 15-9 victory against Virginia

3/1/2015
Syracuse lacrosse vs. Virginia: Live updates, fan chat

2/28/2015
Syracuse lacrosse-Virginia: TV channel information, live stream and faceoff time

2/27/2015
Syracuse lacrosse combines to put five candidates on 2015 Tewaaraton Award watch list

2/27/2015
Syracuse lacrosse opens ACC play against No. 5 Virginia (5 things to know)

2/24/2015
College lacrosse: No easy fix to sport's winter weather woes, but here's one proposal anyway

2/23/2015
Syracuse lacrosse players Dylan Donahue, Ben Williams earn ACC Players of the Week honors

2/23/2015
Former West Genesee stars Dylan Donahue, John Glesener put on show in Syracuse's win over Army

2/23/2015
Syracuse lacrosse goalie Bobby Wardwell firms up starting job after win over Army

2/23/2015
Syracuse lacrosse remains No. 3 in media poll heading into top-5 matchup against Virginia