KICKERS INDOOR FINISH TOP OF THE TABLE Twelve Second-Half Goals In Winchester Boosts Kickers to 7-1-0 Record
RICHMOND, VA - (Thursday, February 19, 2009) – A 13-7 thrashing over the Winchester Impact left Richmond Kickers Indoor of the Premier Arena Soccer League (PASL) in sole possession of first place in the Mid-Atlantic Division standings. As the Division leaders, Kickers Indoor will host the Championship match featuring the Impact next Friday, February 27th at 8:30 pm at SCOR, Sports Center of Richmond. All of the Kickers Indoor regular season home games have been sellouts this season so don’t get left out in the cold during postseason play! Click HERE to order tickets in advance for just $5.00.
"I’m very proud of the team for a great season," comments Kyle Lessig, Richmond Kickers Indoor Head Coach. "The [regular season] championship was the result of a team effort over the course of the season."
Kickers Indoor closed out an exciting 2008-09 regular season on the road Sunday against second-place Winchester. The division leading Kickers rallied back from a 5-1 deficit at the half to register 12 second half goals, taking the lead 13-7. Kickers pro midfielder Luke Vercollone led the attack with four goals while midfielders Chris Green and Andy McIntosh followed suit with three tallies apiece. Newcomer Don Hughes contributed four assists while goalkeeper Tommy Wendle held the opposition to just one goal during the last two quarters.
About the Premier Arena Soccer League
Entering its 10th year, PASL is the largest international indoor/arena soccer league in the world with 54 teams in the United States. PASL is an affiliated member of the FIFRA (Federation International Futbal Rapido Association). Richmond Kickers Indoor competes in the Mid-Atlantic Division alongside local rivals Fredericksburg Generals, Winchester Impact, Maryland Tigers and Virginia Legacy. Visit arenaleague.com for all of the up-to-date scores and standings from around the league.