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GhostRiders look to spoil home opener for Lions

March 7, 2007 - World Indoor Football League 2 (WIFL 2) - Osceola Ghostriders News Release

[KISSIMMEE, Fla.] - The Osceola GhostRiders (1-0) travel north to Georgia to take on the Lions (1-0) in a battle of the only WIFL undefeated teams this Saturday at the Columbus Civic Center.

The GhostRiders opened their season with a 52-37 victory over Augusta on February 24. Osceola was led by Paul Sharpe's four rushing touchdowns and a defense that only gave up 9 second half points.

"We're playing for first place," said GhostRiders Head Coach Marquette Smith. "This is a huge test for our team."

GhostRiders fans not making the trip to Columbus can hear all of the action on the WIFL Internetwork audiocast beginning at 6:45 p.m.

GhostRiders Game #1 Standouts...

Offensive MVP: Paul Sharpe (97 yards, 4 TD)

Defensive MVP: Turmarian Moreland (3 tackles, 1 INT)

Line MVP: Harvey Joiner (1 tackle, 1 TFL, 1 sack)

Special Teams MVP: Luther Higgins (3 returns, 124 yards)

GhostRiders Tickets...

GhostRiders Ticket Packages for the 2007 season are on sale now with tickets under $10. Be a part of the action with season tickets or flex tickets. Individual game tickets can be purchased in person at the Silver Spurs Arena Box Office weekdays between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.; by phone (407) 839-3900; on the Web at; or at any Ticketmaster outlet. For season or flex tickets or for more information, please call 407-210-2383 to speak with a Ticket Representative or email

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