Tag Archive | Lacrosse

Albany FireWolves Sign Kyle Marr for 2022-23 Season

The Albany FireWolves of the National Lacrosse League (NLL) recently announce that forward Kyle Marr has agreed to a one-year deal with the team, pending league approval. Son of UAlbany Men’s Lacrosse Head Coach, Scott Marr, Kyle remains in the Capital Region as he enters his second season in the NLL.  Marr played four seasons […]

Albany FireWolves Add Jerome ‘Haina’ Thompson for 2022-23 Season

The Albany FireWolves of the National Lacrosse League (NLL) recently announce that forward Jerome “Haina” Thompson has agreed to a one-year deal with the team, pending league approval.   A brother of UAlbany Great Danes Lyle and Miles Thompson, Haina has been in the NLL since 2015.  He began his career playing two seasons with the Buffalo […]

Albany FireWolves add Seven Players in NLL Entry Draft

The Albany FireWolves of the National Lacrosse League (NLL) selected seven players in the 2022 Entry Draft over the weekend, three of which were first round picks. Round 1, Pick 4: Alex Simmons Round 1, Pick 7: Will Johansen Round 1, Pick 17: Tye Kurtz Round 3, Pick 10: John Piatelli Round 4, Pick 9: […]

Albany FireWolves Acquire Jackson Nishimura

The Albany FireWolves of the National Lacrosse League (NLL), have traded to reacquire defenseman Jackson Nishimura from the Las Vegas Desert Dogs in exchange for forward Jacob Ruest. Nishimura was a member of the FireWolves during the team’s inaugural season and has spent all three of his NLL seasons within the organization.  He was selected […]

Albany FireWolves Sign Brett Erskine for 2022-23 Season

The Albany FireWolves of the National Lacrosse League (NLL) recently announce that forward Brett Erskine has agreed to a two-year deal with the team.  Making his debut in the NLL this season, Erskine was drafted by the FireWolves in the sixth round of the Entry Draft in 2021.  An Ontario native, Erskine played collegiately at […]

Albany FireWolves Bring Back Colton Watkinson

The Albany FireWolves of the National Lacrosse League (NLL) recently announce that transition man Colton Watkinson has agreed to a three-year deal to return to the team.  This will be Watkinson’s fifth year in the NLL, all within the organization after having played three years with the Black Wolves, and the inaugural season with the […]

Albany FireWolves add Justin Scott for 2022-23 Season

The Albany FireWolves of the National Lacrosse League (NLL) recently announce that forward Justin Scott has agreed to a two-year deal with the team.  An Ontario native, Scott played four seasons of field lacrosse with Hobart College where he finished his career ranked fifth in the program’s history with 122 total points.  He then joined […]