age
29
height
5' 10"
weight
223
Cory VitarelliNumber: #
23
Position:
F

Pro Experience:

5th season

College/Last Team:

UPEI

Shoots:

L

Resides:

Peterborough, Ontario


Acquired:


Signed a three-year deal with the Knighthawks on December 11, 2010… Rochester Knighthawks fifth-round selection (61st overall) in the 2006 NLL Entry Draft.


Career


He enters his fifth season in the NLL and fifth with the Knighthawks… 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 overtime game-winner in overtime of the mini-game to put Rochester back into the NLL Finals… Scored 20 goals for three straight seasons (2012-14)… In 2014, he was fourth on the team with 33 goals… On 4/5/14, he registered a 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… Tied a career-high six points (3+3) on 4/13/13…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 eight seasons, he has played with the Peterborough Lakers of Major Series Lacrosse… Scored a MSL regular season high 18 goals, 25 assists and 43 points in 2013…Won the Mann Cup with the Peterborough Lakers in 2007, 2010 and 2012… In 2012, scored a playoff career-high 52 points (25+27) combined 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.