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Tarpons WR Carlos Singleton Moves up to AFL

July 22, 2012 - Ultimate Indoor Football League (UIFL) - Florida Tarpons News Release

FORT MYERS, FL - The Florida Tarpons are excited that another player from the 2012 roster has moved up, with wide receiver Carlos Singleton signing with the Tampa Bay Storm of the Arena Football League.

Singleton caught 4 passes for 42 yards, and 1 touchdown in the season finale against the Spokane Shock Saturday night. This is the 5th player from the 2012 season to move up.

For the Tarpons Singleton was selected 1st Team WR for the UIFL. In 12 games he caught 83 passes for 971 yards and 26 TD's.

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The Tarpons finished the 2012 regular season with an 11-0, and hosted the Southern Conference Championship game against the Lakeland Raiders. The Tarpons were crowned Southern Conference Champions with the victory over Lakeland, and advanced to the Ultimate Bowl 2. Having the #1 seed for the post season, the Tarpons in their first season hosted the league championship game at Germain Arena, however the Tarpons were defeated by the visiting Cincinnati Commandos. The road to Ultimate Bowl 3 starts now!

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