After several months of rumors and much anticipation, the growing city of Halifax, Nova Scotia will be home to another professional sports franchise. The National Lacrosse League (NLL) recently announced the Rochester Knighthawks will relocate to the Maritime region commencing the 2019-2020 season. “Known as a great events city with a passionate, loyal, and hungry fan base for major league sports, Halifax proved to be an ideal location for our league’s expansion in Canada,” explained NLL Commissioner Nick Sakiewicz.
In press conferences today, the National Lacrosse League announced that Halifax, NS is gaining a franchise and that a new expansion franchise will be forming in Rochester, NY.
The year 2017 was an extremely important year for Major League Lacrosse. It was in 2017 that the league took a major step forward, into uncharted territory. The Village of Obetz, south of Columbus, Ohio and the MLL franchise, the Ohio Machine would partner on the first ever field lacrosse first venue that a MLL franchise would call home.
York College is a private college located in York, Pennsylvania. The college is located approximately 1 hour north of Baltimore, MD and 30 minutes south of Harrisburg, PA. The general student population of full time undergraduates is around 4,000 students. The campus is located on 190 acres in the suburbs of York. The school has been ranked in the top tier of the Best Regional Universities in the North by U.S. News and World Report.
With the costs of attending professional sports, it is becoming difficult to find experiences that offer the full return on investment. A trip to Banditland is easily affordable and a ton of fun. Going to a Buffalo Bandits game will no doubt result in one thing … a return trip!
Whichever team wins the NLL Championship this 2018 season, they will raise a new trophy over their heads in celebration.