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Osceola to be known as Ghostriders

September 29, 2006 - World Indoor Football League 2 (WIFL 2) - Osceola Ghostriders News Release

[ORLANDO, Fla.] - The team formerly known simply as Osceola Football will now be referred to as the Osceola Ghostriders. After a bit of an identity crisis last season, the new name brings a wealth of optimism to a franchise that is poised to make a championship run in 2007.

"Our website is a great way to communicate with our fans and to introduce new fans to the team. We wanted to put together a great site that is fan-friendly and full of fresh, interactive content," explains General Manager, Jordan Bartels.

The Ghostriders will compete in the newly formed World Indoor Football League (WIFL) and will play a fourteen game schedule. The Ghostriders will kick off the 2007 season in February, with all home games played on IOA Field at the Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee. Reminders...

Ghostriders Ticket Packages for the 2007 season are on sale now. Be a part of the action with season tickets or flex tickets. To reserve your seats, please call 407-210-2383 to speak with a Ticket Representative or email [email protected]

Rec Warehouse, Insurance Office of America and many other local businesses are teaming up with the Ghostriders this upcoming season. For more information on how your company can benefit from a partnership with Osceola's home town team, please call 407-210-2383 or email [email protected] Catch Head Coach Marquette Smith, "Rowdy" the Ghostriders mascot and the Lady Deputies at the Silver Spurs Rodeo on October 7. Look for more Ghostriders sightings at the following community events: "St. Cloud Reunion Weekend" featuring tag football sponsored by the Ghostriders on October 21 and the 10th annual "Fall Festival" on October 28. For all of the latest news and information on the team, visit

WIFL . . .Catch the ball. Hit the wall. The next generation of football!

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