Strike Force, San Diego’s Professional Indoor Football Team, is Holding Tryouts in Pasadena

first_img More Cool Stuff 27 recommendedShareShareTweetSharePin it Community News Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. First Heatwave Expected Next Week Sports Strike Force, San Diego’s Professional Indoor Football Team, is Holding Tryouts in Pasadena By ANDY VITALICIO Published on Thursday, January 3, 2019 | 6:31 pm Community News Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Top of the News faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyCitizen Service CenterPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimescenter_img Make a comment Business News San Diego Strike Force, the newest entry into the 10-team Indoor Football League, will be holding open tryouts in Pasadena on Saturday, January 5, at Pasadena High School atheletic field, located at 2564-2622 Cooley Place.A San Diego Strike Force announcement on Thursday said the Pasadena tryouts will be from 12 noon to about 3 p.m. A San Diego tryout is scheduled for next Saturday, January 12.The Indoor Football League grew out of a six-team Intense Football League that two Texas businessmen set up in 2003. The league grew from six to eight to 10 teams for five seasons.In 2004, several veteran team operators in the Midwest formed a league titled the United Indoor Football Association and enjoyed four years of success.In 2008, the two leagues agreed to dissolve their former affiliations and form the new Indoor Football League or IFL.San Diego Strike Force joined the league last November. The team’s home arena will be the former San Diego Sports Arena in Mission Valley, now known as the Valley View Casino Center.Strike Force has already signed several players, including a quarterback from Los Angeles and three players with San Diego ties, according to a Fox Sports report. The list includes quarterback Jihad Vercher, from Salesian High School and Tiffin University; running back Jereke Armstrong from San Pasqual HS and University of San Diego; wide receiver Rashad Ridley from San Diego HS and South Dakota School of Mines and Technology; and wide receiver Daniel Walsh, from Cathedral Catholic HS and TCU.The team will report to training camp on February 4 with a 40-man roster to begin preparations for the regular season which begins on February 22 in Moline, Illinois. San Diego will play against the Quad City Steamwheelers.Home games for 2019 will be played at Pechanga Arena in San Diego, with the home opener set for Sunday, March 3 at 5:05 p.m.Saturday’s tryouts at Pasadena High School will accommodate a maximum of 40 players, according to the announcement. A registration fee of $85 per person will be collected on site. Interested players are advised to confirm their attendance through an online registration form available through more information, visit or email Brandon Cox at [email protected] Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Subscribe Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday HerbeautyWhat Is It That Actually Makes French Women So Admirable?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWomen Love These Great Tips To Making Your Teeth Look WhiterHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty15 Countries Where Men Have Difficulties Finding A WifeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyAre You His Ms. Right? 12 Signs He Thinks You AreHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThe Most Heartwarming Moments Between Father And DaughterHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyHe Is Totally In Love With You If He Does These 7 ThingsHerbeautyHerbeautylast_img read more

“Readers Forum” March 17, 2018

first_imgWe hope that today’s “Readers Forum” will provoke honest and open dialogue concerning issues that we, as responsible citizens of this community, need to address in a rational and responsible way?WHATS ON YOUR MIND TODAY?Todays “Readers Poll” question is: Do you feel that our elected officials should demand that a forensic audit should be conducted on all the ECHO funds earmarked to help the disadvantaged?Please take time and read our articles entitled “STATEHOUSE Files, CHANNEL 44 NEWS, LAW ENFORCEMENT, READERS POLL, BIRTHDAYS, HOT JOBS” and “LOCAL SPORTS”.  You now are able to subscribe to get the CCO daily.If you would like to advertise on the CCO please contact us [email protected] 2015 City-County Observer. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailSharelast_img read more