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Firecats News

2007-05-31

Florida Firecats Hold at 7th in Week 10 af2 Coaches’ Poll


Estero, FL - The Florida Firecats held tight at #7 in the week 10 af2 Coaches’ Poll following a bye week. The Firecats climbed 2 spots last week from 9th after their 62-26 win over the Mahoning Valley Thunder May 19th.

The 8-0 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Pioneers, the arenafootball2 leagues only remaining undefeated team, held onto the top spot. The Rio Grande Valley Dorados took over the second spot followed by the South Georgia Wildcats, who knocked off 3rd ranked Bossier-Shereveport, and the Arkansas Twisters. The Tulsa Talons, who had been undefeated and ranked 2nd in the polls, dropped to 5th following their loss to the Twisters.

Each week during the season the coaches vote for the leagues top 16 teams. Coaches are not allowed to vote for their own teams.

Week 10 Top 16
RANK TEAM PTS
1 W-B/Scranton 461 (27)
2 Rio Gra. Valley 396 (2)
3 South Georgia 393
4 Arkansas 364
5 Tulsa 357 (1)
6 Bossier-Shrev. 286
7 Florida 285
8 Spokane 197
9 Alabama 180
10 Oklahoma City 169
11 Quad City 166
12 Tri-Cities 165
13 Green Bay 163
14 Louisville 122
15 Manchester 101
16 Bakersfield 84



The Florida Firecats host the 9th ranked Alabama Steeldogs this Saturday at Germain Arena. Kickoff is set for 7:30pm EST. Tickets are on sale now. Call the Firecats box office at 390-CATS (2287) Fans can listen to the game online at www.FloridaFirecats.com, www.NBC-2.com & www.ABC-7.com.