RazorSharks Winner of 2014-15 PBL Coach of the Year
Chicago, IL- The 2014-15 Premier Basketball League Coach of the Year award goes to Robert Spon, head coach of the championship winning Rochester RazorSharks.
It’s the perfect finish to the perfect year for Coach Spon after he led the RazorSharks to an undefeated season and then swept the Lake Michigan Admirals in the championship series to win his first ever PBL title.
RazorSharks Looking to Fill Front Office Positions
Are you looking for a job, internship or a career change? The five-time Premier Basketball League champion Rochester RazorSharks have become local leaders on the court and in their community thanks to great internship opportunities and a superb staff.
The RazorSharks are one of the most active organizations during the off-season and are looking for some additional assistance. We are currently searching for qualified candidates for the following positions:
Finley and the University of Rochester Field Hockey Team Finished with a record of 15-5
Rochester, NY- This past weekend the Rochester RazorSharks and our beloved mascot, Finley, took place in the fight against cancer.
On Saturday, April 25th, the CURE Childhood Cancer 5k Run/Walk was held at the Seneca Park Zoo. The event took place early morning in the cold weather, but was still filled with hundreds of smiling faces of participants looking to help raise money for a worthy cause. Weather was cold yet a lot of participants.
(Above): Finley with participating mascots, left to right: Finley, Olaf from "Frozen", Spongebob, Chucky Cheese & Rita's Ice.
(Above): Finley, Chucky Cheese, and some smiling runners
(Above): A loader that was painted pink in honor of cancer with the ribbons on it.
Rochester, NY- On Saturday, April 18th, the Special Olympics held a basketball tournament at the College of Brockport gearing up and getting ready for the Olympics. Making a special appearance was local icon and friendly face, Finley, who was right there cheering everyone on!
The Special Olympics 2015 & 2016 State Summer Games will be hosted by the College at Brockport and the Greater Rochester area. Over 2000 athletes and coaches will be on hand, all events are free & open to the public.
Following their busy day on Saturday working with the Special Olympics, the RazorSharks spent Sunday, April 19th at St. Baldrick's Fundraiser to raise money for their foundation where over 80 people took the challenge & got their heads shaved bald to show their support to the children who lose their hair during treatment.
Every three minutes a child is diagnosed with cancer. Worldwide, 175,000 children are diagnosed with cancer each year. Finley joined in support with the others at Mickey Finns in Victor, NY cheering on all those "shaving their heads for the cause".
Thank You RazorSharks and the City of Rochester for a Great Year
Rochester, NY- Here are some parting words from the RazorSharks now former head coach, Robert Spon.
“I would like to personally thank the Rochester RazorSharks and Dr. Hrywnak for a great season. The players, the fans, and the organization as a whole, it’s been an absolutely great year and I wish everyone only the best. The success we had this past season has helped open doors as a professional coach and has led to some great offers from other organizations needing assistance in developing their program. I wish the RazorSharks the best of luck in the future. Thank you.”