Rock hoping to hand Swarm first loss of season

The Toronto Rock have had nearly a month to stew over a last-minute heartbreaking loss at the hands of the Georgia Swarm. On Friday, they get another shot at the East Division leaders on home floor, and they’ll be looking to hand the Swarm their first loss of the new campaign. Georgia has come out…

Philadelphia Wings announcer in hot water after racially insensitive comments

Update: The Philadelphia Wings have removed Shawny Hill as their in-arena announcer. He has also been suspended from announcing any other events at Wells Fargo Center. Full statement from the team here.  The Georgia Swarm and Philadelphia Wings played one another in an innocuous regular season game on Saturday night. The visiting Swarm ended up…

Rock halt last-minute push for 11-10 win

The Toronto Rock had history working against them on Saturday night, but even with a hungry Colorado Mammoth squad scrapping for their first win of the 2018-19 campaign, the Rock managed to secure an 11-10 victory. It was a tale of two quarters in the first half. Toronto led 3-1 after the first frame on…

Rock looking to win two straight wins at expense of Mammoth

After a thrilling overtime victory over the Philadelphia Wings last weekend, the Toronto Rock will move on to another challenging matchup against the Colorado Mammoth. The Mammoth have had the luxury of playing every game to open the year at home. However, they’ve come out of the gates slow, losing both of their opening games…

Jones, Schreiber power Rock to win in OT thriller

It took an extra frame to decide a winner on Friday, but when the dust settled, it was the Toronto Rock who came out with the 11-10 overtime victory over the Philadelphia Wings. The term defensive battle doesn’t get thrown around too often in lacrosse, but both teams had a playoff-like intensity in their own…

Rock hoping to build on early success against Swarm

The Toronto Rock will be looking to head into the New Year with a 2-0 record when they return home on Friday, but that will be easier said than done against the Georgia Swarm. The pair of foes had contrasting seasons a year ago. Georgia won the Eastern Division while Toronto missed out on the…

Rock spoil Bandits’ home opener with 17-12 victory

The Toronto Rock walked into enemy territory and came out with a victory, beating the rival Buffalo Bandits 17-12 on Friday. However, the game couldn’t have gotten off to a worse start for the Rock. Out of the gates, they looked like a team that just went through an abbreviated two-week training camp. The Rock would…