Rochester Sports Teams Play Numbers Game with Attendance

Attendance figures at local Rochester sporting events have been up for debate for a long time now.  Anyone who regularly attends games of any of the local sports teams has often questioned the announced numbers when they don’t match up with what’s before our eyes.  The Democrat and Chronicle ran a story today about the numbers game that local teams play with attendance numbers.

“My thought is you have to keep the numbers in line with the real numbers,” said Lewis Staats, president of the Amerks and also the Knighthawks lacrosse team.

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Keith Wozniak

About the author... I started LetsGoAmerks.com in 2007 when there was a hole in the media universe regarding coverage of the Rochester Americans (there still is). The team has provided media access which allows us to obtain information and interviews. You won't find coverage about the team like this anywhere else! Click the icons to the side and follow along on Twitter as well.