Rush overcome arch-rival Roughnecks

Rush forward Ryan Keenan scores on Roughnecks goaltender Christian Del Bianco

The Saskatchewan Rush made their lone exhibition game a memorable one.

Ryan Keenan notched four goals in the fourth quarter, including a natural hat trick, while Ben McIntosh and Jeff Shattler each posted hat tricks as the Rush pounded the Calgary Roughnecks 17-11 on Saturday night at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon. Continue reading “Rush overcome arch-rival Roughnecks”

Rush down Roughnecks to clinch NLL West Division crown

Ben McIntosh scores a pivotal goal for the Saskatchewan Rush in the National Lacrosse League West Division championship final on Sunday, May 13

It was gut-wrenching for a bit, and some nails were certainly being nibbled on, but the Saskatchewan Rush will get a shot at playing for their third NLL Cup as they advanced to the league championship series with a 15-13 victory over the Calgary Roughnecks in the West Division Final. Continue reading “Rush down Roughnecks to clinch NLL West Division crown”