BACK ON THE ROAD... The Fire will head south the take on the Tennessee Valley Vipers Saturday night at 8:30 P.M. The Fire will be in search of their first road win of the 2006 season. The game can be heard at louisvillefirefootball.com or 1080-AM WKJK. FIRE DEFEATS ALBAY... The Fire defeated East division rival Albany last Saturday 51-38. Rob Mager caught 14 passes for 208 yards and five touchdowns. Brett Deitz completed 26 of 34 passes for 315 yards and eight touchdowns.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK... Fire offensive specialist Rob Mager was named Schutt Offensive Player of the Week by the league office for his efforts last Saturday. To read the full story visit louisvillefirefootball.com.
NEXT HOME GAME... The Fire will return home June 3 against Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Pioneers. The Pioneers currently sit atop the East Division with a 6-1 record. The Fire lost to the Pioneers 45-37 on March 31 to open the 2006 season. The Fire will stay home the next weekend against West Division leading Spokane. Both games will kick off at 7:00.
FIRE FANATIC PANCAKE BREAKFAST... The Fire Fanatic Fan Club will be hosting a charity pancake breakfast at the Chili's at 421 Hurstbourne Lane on Saturday morning June 10 from 8:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M. Tickets for the event are only $5.00 with all proceeds going to support the Will Power Foundation! Come out and have breakfast with the Fire players and the Wildfires. Tickets can be purchased before any home game or through the fan club by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 502-802-1648. Visit www.firefanatics.com or call 502-802-1648 for more information.
ARENABOWL XX WATCH PARTY... ArenaBowl XX is just four weeks away on Sunday June 11 at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas. The Fire will host an ArenaBowl XX watch party at Salsarita's Fresh Cantina, 285 N. Hubbards Lane. Kick-off for the game is set for 3:00 P.M. Join the Fire players, coaches, and Wildfires for Coors Light specials and ArenaBowl XX.
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