Resetarits, Kew Lead Firewolves to Playoffs – 04/30/2022

May 1, 2022

Justin Ivey, Co-Editor and NLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  K. Richelle The Albany Firewolves (9-9) could still have made the playoffs if the New York Riptide (6-12) beat them for a second time this season.  At the end of March, the Riptide hosted the first matchup and handily won 15-6.  Since pretty much that loss, Albany has been fighting every week to stay in the playoff…

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Halifax Punches Playoff Ticket with Win Over Riptide – 4/23/2022

April 24, 2022

Shawn Palmer, Toronto Rock Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© On a night where the New York Riptide (6-11) ended up celebrating some big milestones, the visiting Halifax Thunderbirds (10-7) ruined the celebration with a 16 – 13 road win.  Jeff Teat (2G, 8A) set two NLL records on Saturday night by setting the mark for most points in a season by a rookie and being the first rookie to score more…

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Riptide Roll the Knighthawks & Take the Series 4/16/22

April 17, 2022

Christopher Crane, Rochester Knighthawks Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit: Spencer@kaganonline.com In Week 20 of NLL Action, the Rochester Knighthawks (3-13) traveled to Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum to take on the New York Riptide (6-10) in front of a crowd of 4,689.  With both teams out of playoff contention this would be a battle for the year end placing.  Rochester was also looking to snap a seven-game losing…

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Knighthawks Woes Continue With Three Game Slide & Loss to Riptide 3/12/22

March 13, 2022

Christopher Crane, Rochester Knighthawks Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Micheline V. In this weekend’s NLL action the Rochester Knighthawks (3-8) played host to the New York Riptide (3-8) at the Blue Cross Arena in front of a crowd of 3,790.  Rochester was looking to get back into the win column this weekend as they were without goalie Ryan Hartley having been placed on IR with backup net…

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Rock Take Rematch & Split Series with Riptide 3/5/22

March 12, 2022

Shawn Palmer, Toronto Rock Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Christian Bender The Toronto Rock (7-4) completed their portion of the home and home games against the New York Riptide (2-8) after last week’s loss.  This was the first home game in Hamilton with fans in the stands since December.  The 7,920 people in the building were cheering loud right from the start of the game and it…

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Riptide Halt Four Game Streak for the Rock and Get Second Home Victory in Franchise History 2/27/22

February 27, 2022

Shawn Palmer, Toronto Rock Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Spencer Kagan The Toronto Rock travelled to Uniondale, NY on Saturday February 26, 2022 to play the New York Riptide for the first time ever and each team had players who were looking to reach milestones.  Toronto’s goalie Nick Rose needed five saves to move into 10th place overall and New York’s Callum Crawford needed one point to…

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Riptide Late Game Surge Not Enough to Overtake the Swarm 2/12/22

February 12, 2022

Di Miller, New York Riptide Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Kyle Hess The New York Riptide (1-7) headed down to Duluth, GA on Saturday February 12, 2022 to take on the Georgia Swarm (4-5) for the second meeting of the two teams exactly two months to the day they last met on December 12, 2021 when the Swarm defeated the Riptide at Veterans Memorial Coliseum by the…

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Riptide Comes Close But Still Can’t Come Up With “W” Number Two 2/4/22

February 4, 2022

Di Miller, NLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Christian Bender On Friday February 4, 2022 the New York Riptide (1-6) headed to Hamilton, Ontario the home of the Toronto Rock to face the Halifax Thunderbirds (4-1) who have been given the “thumbs up” to play this and their next home game at the First Ontario Centre due to restrictions still in place in Nova Scotia. Alas, there…

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Bandits Stay Perfect in Overtime Thriller Over the Riptide 1/30/22

January 30, 2022

Christopher Crane, NLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Spencer Kagan To close out this weekend’s NLL action the Buffalo Bandits (5-0) would travel to the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum to take on the New York Riptide (1-5) in front of a crowd of 4,051. This matchup between the two Eastern Division opponents would be a “Battle of the Half’s”.  The Bandits would end up controlling the first…

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Riptide Battle Full 60 for First Victory Since January 18, 2020 Defeating the Wings 1/23/22

January 24, 2022

Di Miller, NLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit: Philadelphia Wings The New York Riptide (1-4) headed to the Wells Fargo Center on Sunday January 29, 2022 to face their Eastern Division Rivals the Philadelphia Wings (4-3) for the second meeting of the two teams this season.  The last time these two teams met on December 10, 2021 the Wings would be the victors by the score on…

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An Unbelievable Riptide Fourth Quarter Comeback Not Enough, Panther City Gets First Franchise Victory 1/16/22

January 16, 2022

Di Miller, NLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  C. Conigliaro On Saturday January 15, 2022 the New York Riptide (0-4) hosted the Panther City Lacrosse Club (1-4) at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Hempstead, NY in front of 3,401 Riptide fans who were happy to finally see their team back in action.  Last night’s contest would be the first victory for one of the two winless teams…

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Riptide Can’t Overtake the Knighthawks in Overtime Thriller 12/5/21

December 5, 2021

Christopher Crane, Rochester Knighthawks Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Courtesy of Rochester Knighthawks This weekend marked the first time in almost two years that we have seen NLL action.  As many teams have made key additions not to mention the addition of the Panther City Lacrosse Club to the NLL, this weekend’s action was nothing short of exciting especially the Rochester Knighthawks (1-0) versus New York Riptide (0-1)…

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