Sharks Release 2008-2009 Season Schedule
(Orlando, FL - October 1st, 2008) - The Orlando Sharks and the National Indoor Soccer League have released the finalized team sc hedules for the 2008-2009 in augural season of the NISL.
Orlando will have a tough start, facing the two finalists who appeared in the Major Indoor Soccer League's last championship final.
The Sharks begin their season in Baltimore on Friday, November 15 th against the Blast, the last champions of the now dissolved MISL. The Shar ks then play their first home game at the Amway Arena on Friday, November 28 th at 7:35 pm against Monterrey La Raza, the team who lost to the Blast last April in the MISL Final in Milwaukee.
Each of the Sharks nine home games will be based on themed party nights as they did last season, continuing to carry the high entertainment value that fans experienced last year.
"We're excited to get the new season underway, and to be playing the best teams in professional indoor soccer," said Sharks President Rich Bradley of the new season. "There are no easy teams on the schedule, but the addition of some of the best goal scorers in the game today to the Sharks' roster should position us to be competitive in a very tough league."
The Sharks earlier announced the signing of four players, Enrique Tovar, Hewerton Moreira, Ryan Mack and Ricardinho, each having scored over 50 points last season for their respective teams. The top goal scorer last season for the Sharks was Miki Djerisilo, who managed to tally only 48 points.
Season tickets are on sale for as low as $146 and can be purchased at the Sharks ticket office at 5200 Vineland Road in Orlando, or by calling (407) 403-6300.
Orlando Sharks 2008-2009 NISL Season Schedule Date Home Road Time
Saturday, November 15, 2008 Baltimore Orlando 7:35
Friday, November 2November8, 2008 Orlando Monterrey 7:35
Friday, December 19, 2008 Orlando Philadelphia 7:35
Saturday, December 27, 2008 Rockford Orlando 7:05
Saturday, January 03, 2009 Orlando Baltimore 7:35
Saturday, January 10, 2009 Orlando Monterrey 7:35
Sunday, January 18, 2009 Monterrey Orlando 5:05
Friday, January 23, 2009 Orlando Rockford 7:35
Sunday, January 25, 2009 Rockford Orlando 5:05
Friday, February 13, 2009 Orlando Baltimore 7:35
Sunday, February 15, 2009 Orlando Philadelphia 7:05
Sunday, February 22, 2009 Monterrey Orlando 5:05
Sunday, March 01, 2009 Philadelphia Orlando 4:05
Sunday, March 08, 2009 Rockford Orlando 5:05
Saturday, March 14, 2009 Orlando Monterrey 7:35
Saturday, March 21, 2009 Baltimore Orlando 7:35
Sunday, March 22, 2009 Philadelphia Orlando 4:05
Sunday, March 29, 2009 Orlando Rockford 7:05
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