Rochester Knighthawks General Manager and Vice President of Lacrosse Operations Dan Carey announced today the team’s season-opening roster for the 2021-22 National Lacrosse League season. Rochester’s roster features a total of 25 players, including 21 on the active roster, while four others have been assigned to the team’s inactive roster to begin the season.
Knighthawks Active Roster by position (21)
Forwards (8): Charlie Bertrand, Holden Cattoni, Shawn Evans, Turner Evans, Thomas Hoggarth, Curtis Knight, Ryan Smith and Jeff Wittig.
Defensemen (5): Matt Bennett, Tyler Biles, Dan Coates, Paul Dawson, and Doug Utting.
Transition (6): Cory Highfield, Matt Gilray, Ryland Rees, John Wagner, Thomas Whitty and Chris Willman.
Goaltenders (2): Rylan Hartley and Evan Kirk.
Knighthawks Inactive Roster (4)
Practice Roster (3): Tyler Halls (D), Mitch Ogilvie (D), Joel Watson (G)
Physically Unable to Perform (1): Mike Manley (D)
The Knighthawks are slated to open the 2021-22 campaign on Saturday, Dec. 4 at 7:30 p.m. when they visit the New York Riptide as part of the league’s Face-Off Weekend. Rochester’s Home Opener is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 11 against the rival Buffalo Bandits at 7:05 p.m.
Individual tickets for games played at Segar & Sciortino Field at The Blue Cross Arena can be purchased at The Blue Cross Arena Box Office, online at www.rochesterknighthawks.com or by phone by calling 585-454-5335. Season Tickets for the Knighthawks for the 2021-22 season are on sale now and start as low as $17 per seat per game.