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2005 Hall of Fame Dinner
 -  The Rochester Chapter of US Lacrosse inducted its class of 2005 at Logan's Party House on Friday night. RIT Head Coach, Gene Peluso, served as master of ceremonies and between anecdotes and humorous observations, introduced the presenters, who each spoke on the behalf of an inductee.
  
SUNY Oswego Head Coach, Dan Witmer introduced John Spring (USILA) who spoke of his years at Oswego and his long affiliation with the USILA.
  
McQuaid Jesuit Head Coach Scott Bryson presented Paul Wilson (Pittsford) who spoke of the uniqueness of the game and how often players work to give back to the game.
  

Don Bell (MCC) was presented by his son Peter. Don spoke about family, many of whom were in attendance, and talked about his relationships with players.
  
Former defenseman, Larry Lovejoy introduced Ralph Armstrong (RIT) who spoke about starting the RIT program and the coaches' clinics that he was instrumental in starting in the Rochester area.
  
Penfield Head Coach Mark Rice, after suffering a knee injury in the Florida Tournament, presented Tom Mutch (Penfield) who finished the evening with stories of starting the Penfield program and his return to the coaching ranks in time to work with his son (and now Pittsford).
  
Tim Soudan was recognized by those assembled, the night before his last professional indoor game (Saturday), which was to be "Tim Soudan Night".