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Firecats News

2007-06-09

Florida Firecats Up to 6th in Latest Poll

Florida Firecats Up to 6th in Latest Poll

Estero, FL - The Florida Firecats moved up one spot to #6 in the arenafootball2 week 11 Coaches’ Poll. Florida knocked off their divisional rivals, the Alabama Steeldogs last week 29-21 at home.

The 8-0 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Pioneers remained in the top spot after a bye week. They will travel to Albany, GA to take on the 2nd ranked South Georgia Wildcats. The Tulsa Talons received just one fewer vote than the Wildcats and sit at #3 followed by Rio Grand Valley, who slipped 2 spots during their bye week, and Bossier-Shreveport. 7 of the af2’s top ranked 8 teams hail from the National Conference.

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 464 (29)
2 South Georgia 389
3 Tulsa 388
4 Rio Gra. Valley 379 (1)
5 Bossier-Shrev. 328
6 Florida 309
7 Arkansas 296
8 Oklahoma City 216
9 Spokane 213
10 Louisville 208
11 Quad City 189
12 Green Bay 128
13 Alabama 99
14 Tri-Cities 97
15 Bakersfield 92
16 Central Valley 81



The Florida Firecats travel to Huntsville, Alabama to battle the Tennessee Valley Vipers for the 3rd time this season. The road team has won each of the previous match-ups this year. Kickoff is set for 8:30pm EST. Fans can listen to the game online at www.FloridaFirecats.com, www.NBC-2.com & www.ABC-7.com.

The Firecats return home next week for a pair of games beginning with the Manchester Wolves on Saturday June 16th. Tickets are on sale now. Call the Firecats box office at 390-CATS (2287) to reserve your seats.