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Lights FC Enters First Regular Season Match Week, Travels to Face Fresno FC Saturday

March 12, 2018 - United Soccer League Championship (USL) - Las Vegas Lights FC News Release

LAS VEGAS - Following a preseason to remember, Las Vegas Lights Football Club (FC) is packing its bags to open its inaugural United Soccer League (USL) regular season.

Before the team leaves town for Saturday's opener at Fresno FC, here are all the details you need to know for the week ahead:

-The highlight of the week comes Wednesday at 6 p.m. at Plaza Hotel & Casino with the Season Kickoff Party. Wednesday's event will feature the unveiling of the 2018 Lights FC regular season roster - with the full team in attendance - plus the debut of the team's away jerseys. Also, Head Coach Chelís and Owner Brett Lashbrook will host a live Q&A with fans, plus much more! The event runs from 6:00-8:30 p.m., and is free for the public to attend.

-The 34-match USL regular season kicks off Saturday night, as Lights FC hits the road to take on Western Conference foe Fresno FC at 7 p.m. at Chukchansi Park. The match will stream live worldwide on YouTube. Following Saturday's match in Fresno, Lights FC's next four regular season matches take place at the friendly confines of Cashman Field, starting Saturday, March 24th, with the first of three meetings with in-state rival Reno 1868 FC. Click here for Lights FC's full 2018 regular season schedule and to purchase single-match tickets.


Single-game tickets for all USL regular season matches, starting March 24 at Cashman Field vs. in-state rival Reno 1868 FC, are now on sale, starting at just $15. Purchase today by visiting or by calling 702.728.GOAL (4625) during regular business hours. Tickets are also available for purchase at all La Bonita Supermarket locations in the Las Vegas valley.

Lights FC 2018 season tickets are also still on sale, starting at just $170 for the remaining 17 home-match schedule. Each season ticket purchased includes a free team jersey (valued at $80). Tickets for groups of 10 or more are also now on sale, starting at just $18 per ticket, with each ticket purchased including a free Lights FC scarf (valued at $20). For more ticketing inquiries, visit

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Las Vegas Lights FC defender and captain Marcelo Alatorre signs for the fans
Las Vegas Lights FC defender and captain Marcelo Alatorre signs for the fans

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