MASL Playoffs Game 1 - Thursday in KC 7:35pm
The Six-Time Champion Milwaukee Wave are geared up and ready to go for the first round of the MASL Playoffs Thursday night in Kansas City against the rival Comets.
Kick-off is scheduled for 7:35pm CDT from Siverstein Eye Centers Arena in Independence, Missouri.
"We've got a new season beginning on Thursday and it's very exciting," said Milwaukee Wave Head Coach Giuliano Oliviero. "We had a great year but so did the Comets. They (Kansas City) have a lot of experience and worked hard to get the two seed in the division. All we want to do is to stay focused, continue to do what we did in the regular season and try not to beat ourselves with bad decisions."
This will be the eighth playoff meeting between the Wave and Comets in the past nine years.
MKE WAVE vs KANSAS CITY COMETS PLAYOFF HISTORY:
2016/2017: Wave defeats Comets, lose to Blast.
2015/2016: Comets defeat Wave, lose to Blast.
2014/2015: Wave defeats Chicago in Round 1, loses to Comets in Round 2.
2013/2014: Comets defeat Wave for Championship.
2012/2013: Wave defeats Comets, lose to Baltimore, Blast champions.
2011/2012: Wave defeats Comets for Championship.
2010/2011: Wave defeats Comets for Championship.
"We are feeling good," said Milwaukee Wave Forward #26 Ian Bennett. "We just have to do what we've been doing all season; take it one game at a time, stay in the zone and play for each other. We are ready, very hungry and happy that we have the home field advantage for the postseason."
MASL Ron Newman Cup Playoffs Round 1:
Game 1: Thursday in Kansas City at 7:35pm. Join us at Glass & Griddle / Venue 42 at 1130 N 9th St, Milwaukee, WI 53233 for a viewing party.
Everyone is welcome!
Game 2: Saturday, April 20th - 2:05pm at UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. Tickets
Mini-Game 3: Immediately after Game 2, if necessary.
*All games are scheduled to be shown LIVE! on Eleven Sports and Eleven Sports NEXT.
Where to watch MASLtv on Eleven Sports .
NATIONAL CABLE/SATELLITE SYSTEMS
DIRECTV (channel 623): A
T&T U-verse (channel 1665):
Verizon Fios (channel 597)
OTHER CABLE AND OTT PROVIDERS
Atlantic Broadband 501
Hawaiian Telcom 1091
Sony PlayStation Vue
Eleven Sports NEXT Digital channel is available on the Amazon Twitch Platform at: https://www.twitch.tv/elevensportsnext
• Discuss this story on the Major Arena Soccer League message board...
Major Arena Soccer League Stories from April 17, 2019
- MASL Playoffs Game 1 - Thursday in KC 7:35pm - Milwaukee Wave
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.
Other Recent Milwaukee Wave Stories
- Washington County FC Joins ROC Ventures SC Wave Family
- Pereyra Pummels Orlando SeaWolves with Seven Point Game; Wave Win 12-6
- Wave Defeat Seawovles in Game One of Douleheader
- Back to Back Home Games for Milwaukee Wave this Weekend
- California Not Kind to Wave over the Weekend; Lose Second Straight Game Sunday Night