Saturday, February 20, 2016
RUSH 11 KNIGHTHAWKS 8
SASKATOON - Ben McIntosh scored twice in a seven-goal first quarter to lead the Saskatchewan Rush past the Rochester Knighthawks 11-8 on Friday night in National Lacrosse League action at SaskTel Centre.
Zack Greer and Mark Matthews also had a pair of goals apiece for the Rush (4-2). Kyle Rubisch, Curtis Knight, Jeff Cornwall, Chris Corbeil and Robert Church rounded out the attack.
Dan Dawson scored four times for Rochester (3-3), which also got goals from Cody Jamieson, Sid Smith, Joe Resetarits and Joe Walters.
Aaron Bold made 29 saves for the win as Matt Vinc turned away 47 shots in defeat.
Saskatchewan was 3 for 8 on the power play while the Knighthawks scored three times on four attempts.
The attendance was 11,042.
(The Canadian Press)