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Wenatchee Valley Venom 2010 Season Schedule Released

January 27, 2010 - American Indoor Football Association (AIFA) - Wenatchee Valley Venom News Release

The Wenatchee Valley Venom professional indoor football team will open its inaugural season on March 20th at Town Toyota Center against the Yakima Valley Warriors in American Indoor Football Association (AIFA) action. Following AIFA league meetings and an exhibition game in Richmond, VA last week, the Venom's 14-game regular season schedule was finalized and released today. The Venom will play in the AIFA's West Division against the Yakima Valley Warriors, Wyoming Cavalry, Ogden Knights, San Jose Wolves, and Wasilla Arctic Predators. The 2010 regular season schedule follows:

March 20 Home vs. Yakima Valley Warriors

March 26 Away vs. Wyoming Cavalry

April 17 BYE

April 24 Home vs. Wyoming Cavalry

May 1 Away vs. San Jose Wolves

May 8 Away vs. Wasilla Arctic Predators

May 15 Away vs. San Jose Wolves

May 22 Home vs. Ogden Knights

May 29 Home vs. Yakima Valley Warriors

June 5 Home vs. San Jose Wolves

June 12 Home vs. Wasilla Arctic Predators

June 19 BYE

June 26 Away vs. Wyoming Cavalry

July 3 Home vs. Wasilla Arctic Predator

"We are pleased to have our scheduled finalized," said Venom General Manager Mark Helm, who attended the league meetings. "The exhibition game between select AIFA All-Stars and the Richmond Express of the East Division was fun. The hitting was incredible and there were many great plays that demonstrated the high quality of play in the AIFA." Cornerback Kofi Amoah, defensive back/linebacker Mike Blackstone, and former Wenatchee High School and University of Idaho star offensive lineman Matt Martinez represented Wenatchee Valley in the game, which was won by Richmond, 49-45. "Our guys represented us well," said Helm. "Kofi basically shutdown his receiver. Mike was impressive, but Matt impressed me the most. He even got complimented by the defensive end that played against him during the game."

Individual game tickets will be available at the Town Toyota Center Box Office starting Thursday, January 28th. Season Tickets, 3- and 4-Game Pack Tickets, and Group Tickets are on sale at the Venom's Office at 2 South Chelan Avenue in Wenatchee. For more team information check out www.wenatcheevenom.com.

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