Quantcast
skip navigation
Home News NLL Teams Scores Schedule Players Standings Stats Video Multimedia Tickets Shops Fantasy About NLL Search Results

Rush win preseason game over Rock

12/08/2012, 9:30pm EST
By NLL.com

Edmonton leads throughout in a 12-8 win

The Edmonton Rush defeated the Toronto Rock 12-8 in front of a capacity crowd at the Toronto Rock Athletic Centre on Saturday night. The Rush led early and never looked back as they never trailed in the contest.

The Rush got out to a 2-0 lead through one quarter on goals by 2012 first overall pick Mark Matthews and Ryan Ward. The Rock offense got rolling the second quarter, but the Rush had the answer each and every time as they held a 6-5 lead at the half.

The Rush outscored Toronto 3-1 in the third quarter to lead 9-6 after three quarters of play.

The Rock battled hard in the fourth quarter but couldn’t make up any ground and were again outscored 3-2 and fell 12-8.

Kyle Belton led the way offensively for the Rock with 3 goals while Blaine Manning and Rob Hellyer each chipped in a pair.

The Rock will travel to Montreal next weekend to face the Rochester Knighthawks at the Bell Centre. Tickets for the game can be purchased online at www.evenko.ca. The Rush resume training camp next weekend in the Edmonton suburb of Leduc.

Recent News

Popular Articles

NLL Top 10 Plays of Week 17

04/22/2014, 6:30pm EDT
By NLL.com

Watch The Lacrosse Network's countdown of the weekend's best highlights

Expanded NLL Playoffs format

03/09/2014, 5:00pm EDT
By NLL.com

Three teams from each division qualify, top seeds earn first-round bye

1

NLL Power Rankings: Week 17

04/21/2014, 11:30am EDT
By NLL.com

IL Indoor's Shanahan ranks the teams heading into regular season finale

Tag(s): Home