News Archives, February 2003

 
News Press Releases
  • The other life of a Bandit
    02/28/03 Siouxland Weekly
    Dave Perrigo doesn't take small steps. Not on the football field; not in the working world.
  • House passes workers comp for athletes
    02/26/03 Casper Star Tribune
    The House passed a bill Tuesday that would allow the Wyoming Cavalry indoor football team based in Casper to be covered by the workers compensation system
  • Horsemen add eight, bringing roster to 22
    02/26/03 Lexington Herald Leader
    The Lexington Horsemen announced yesterday that they have signed eight more players for the coming season, bringing the total number of signees to 22
  • Diesel switch gears with final signings
    02/26/03 Kearney Hub
    The Tri-City Diesel completed its preseason recruiting by signing Troy Julian and T.J. Maroulis on Monday.
  • Bandits help students cover up graffiti
    02/22/03 Sioux City Journal
    Members of the Sioux City Bandits teamed up with East Middle School students in the Sanford Center Outreach Program on Friday to tackle some gang graffiti by painting over it.
  • Night Train RB Smith may not show because of injury
    02/22/03 LaCrosse Tribune
    This was no Rickey Foggie type scam. Marquette Smith fully intended to play for the La Crosse Night Train, and still might, depending on the extent of his injury.
  • NIFL Riders sign two
    02/22/03 Bismarck Tribune
    The Bismarck Roughriders added two players Wednesday in defensive lineman Kevin Shearer and quarterback Brett Thompson.
  • Big Blue ink speedy runningback
    02/21/03 Canoe Slam Sports
    Rayshawn Askew the latest addition to the Blue & Gold backfield
  • Bandits fill out roster with seven signees
    02/21/03 Sioux City Journal
    The roster is filled for the Sioux City Bandits
  • Diaz signs contract with the National Indoor Football League's LandSharks
    02/18/03 Beaumont Enterprise
    Stephen Diaz, who resigned his position as head coach of the Beaumont Drillers in December after seven months, has signed a one-year contract with the National Indoor Football League's Louisiana LandSharks
  • Shields will finally see QB competition
    02/14/03 LaCrosse Tribune
    Marrial Shields isn't approaching tonight's first of three La Crosse Night Train tryout camp workouts as a make-or-break situation
  • Riders sign quarterback, receivers
    02/13/03 Bismarck Tribune
    It was a gaping hole in the Bismarck Roughriders' offense, but the team thinks they've found a guy that could fill the gap
  • Austin's indoor football team takes on a new name
    02/12/03 Austin American Statesman
    The Texas Terminators were Austin's first indoor football team
  • Bayou Bucks win cost break from Parish Council
    02/12/03 Houma Courier
    The Bayou Bucks, preparing to kick off their second season March 22, received a $14,000 break Monday on the money it pays to use the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center.
  • RiverHawks issue a call to arms: expect 3-4 QBs
    02/09/03 Knoxville News-Sentinel
    The Tennessee RiverHawks already have signed two quarterbacks for their inaugural season in Knoxville, but the competition is expected to grow
  • EHS coach among 42 players bidding for spot on NIFL ballclub.
    02/08/03 Enid News & Eagle
    The wife of Enid High assistant football coach Chad Stone listened to her husband think out loud about trying out for the Oklahoma Crude.
  • Drillers GM dreams about opening night
    02/06/03 Beaumont Enterprise 02/06/2003
    Steven Reap sat in the high seats, looked over the floor of the Beaumont Civic Center — empty but for about 17 football players and a few city officials — and saw the future
  • This is real football'
    02/06/03 Evansville Courier & Press
    Bluecats' assistant coaches expect to play a physical game
  • Bluecats out to hook some fans
    02/05/03 Evansville Courier & Press
    About 14 months ago, Evansville organizers were offered a chance to launch a National Indoor Football League franchise - immediately
  • Draft day jitters
    02/04/03 Wheeling News Register
    While most college football fans are on pins and needles waiting for Wednesday's national signing day, Ohio Valley Greyhounds general manager John Blackmore is holding his breath for Tuesday
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  • Night Train coach taking tryout camps seriously
    02/04/03 LaCrosse Tribune
    The La Crosse Night Train are 10 days away from their second - and most serious - tryout camp. The next camp, however, is far more than a chance for players to make the 2003 team
  • Who wants to be a FireAnt?
    02/02/02 Tupelo Daily Journal
    It may not be the Marines, but John Gore is still looking for a few good men
  • Stingrays add to roster of invitees
    02/02/03 Myrtle Beach Sun News
    With the opening of training camp less than a month away, the Myrtle Beach Stingrays added more local talent to a growing list of camp invitees on Saturday
  • Horsemen to host Media/Fan Day
    02/27/03 Horsemen Press Release
    The Lexington Horsemen will be holding their 2003 Media/Fan Day on March 8 at Sports Blast in Lexington.
  • Night Train announce 2003 Media Night
    02/17/03 Night Train Press Release
    The La Crosse Night Train of the National Indoor Football League will host their second-annual Media Night
  • Bandits 2003 kicker tryout
    02/26/03 Bandits Press Release
    The Sioux City Bandits of the National Indoor Football League would like to announce that on March 1, 2003, will be holding an open try-out for kicker
  • Cavalry announces Media Day
    02/26/03 Cavalry Press Release
    All 2003 Cavalry Players and Coaches will be available for interviews at the Parkway Plaza in the Champagne room on Friday February 28, 2003.
  • Horsemen sign eight more
    02/25/03 Horsemen Press Release
    The Lexington Horsemen today announced that they have signed eight more players for the 2003 season,
  • Night Train camp roster set after final tryout
    02/24/03 Night Train Press Release
    The La Crosse Night Train of the National Indoor Football League completed its second weekend of invitation-only tryouts yesterday
  • RiverHawks sign all-purpose player
    02/21/03 RiverHawks Press Release
    The Tennessee RiverHawks signed versatile running back Brandon Walker
  • Storm open training camp
    02/24/03 Storm Press Release
    The Sioux Falls Storm of the National Indoor Football League (NIFL) is pleased to announce the opening of training camp for the 2003 season
  • Diesel sign two more
    01/24/03 Diesel Press Release
    The Tri-City Diesel have signed two more players who will report to training camp this March
  • Graham not to coach 'Hawks
    02/21/03 RiverHawks Press Release
    The Tennessee RiverHawks announced today that former University of Tennessee running back, Jay Graham, will not coach in the team’s inaugural season in Knoxville
  • RiverHawks add depth and experience to coaching staff
    02/21/03 RiverHawks Press Release
    The Tennessee RiverHawks today announced the addition of three new coaches for the team’s inaugural 2003 season in Knoxville.
  • Roughriders add beef to line and speed to backfield
    02/21/03 Roughriders Press Release
    The Bismarck Roughriders of the National Indoor Football League have the announced the signing of offensive lineman, Rick Richards and runningback, Eddie Torrico
  • Bandits announce final signings for 2003 and unveil new uniforms
    02/20/03 Bandits Press Release
    The Sioux City Bandits of the National Indoor Football League today announce the final player signings for 2003
  • RiverHawks to announce coaching staff
    02/19/03 RiverHawks Press Release
    PRESS CONFERENCE CANCELLED.
  • Roughriders add two
    02/19/03 Roughriders Press Release
    The Bismarck Roughriders of the National Indoor Football League have announced the signing of two more for the 2003 season.
  • Four more to Roughriders
    02/18/03 Roughriders Press Release
    The Bismarck Roughriders of the National Indoor Football League announced today that they have added four to their roster for the 2003 season.
  • Storm sign two former All NCC performers, Kender and Blackburn
    02/17/03 Storm Press Release
    The Sioux Falls Storm of the National Indoor Football League (NIFL) is pleased to announce the signing of two former All-North Central Conference (NCC) athletes
  • Training camp opens this week
    02/17/03 FireAnts Press Release
    The Tupelo FireAnts will begin training camp this week at the Ballard Park Sportsplex
  • Night Train tryout opens eyes
    02/17/03 Night Train Press Release
    This weekend’s first session of invitation-only tryout camps were everything La Crosse Night Train Head Coach Mike Brown had hoped
  • RiverHawks lead children to healthier lives
    02/17/03 RiverHawks Press Release
    In a partnership with the Knox County School System and Knox County Health Department announced today, the Tennessee RiverHawks are implementing a program to address the mounting danger of obesity in America’s youth
  • Storm sign former D-1 players, Graue and Bivins
    02/17/03 Storm Press Release
    The Sioux Falls Storm of the National Indoor Football League (NIFL) is pleased to announce the signing of two former Division I athletes
  • Hounds sign defensive lineman
    02/17
    /03 Greyhounds Press Release
    The 2002 NIFL Champion Ohio Valley Greyhounds have signed Curtese Poole
  • LandSharks lose second game
    02/14/03 The Hammerheads, LandSharks Booster Club Article
    The Lake Charles Land Sharks had their second game this week ... basketball that is
  • Red Hots tryouts tomorrow, February 15th
    02/14/03 FireAnts Press Release
    The Tupelo FireAnts professional indoor football team will hold tryouts for the 2003 Red Hots dance team tomorrow at the BancorpSouth Center in Tupelo.
  • Capitols announce 2003 coaching staff
    02/14/03 Capitols Press Release
    Chuck Mizerski and Trever Whiting have been hired to assist the Lincoln Capitols new head coach Marc Munford for the 2003 National Indoor Football League season
  • Beef to host Bucks in preseason roundup
    01/28/03 Beef Press Release
    The Beef Kickoff 2003 exhibition game with every seat only ten dollars
  • Semchenko, Klaassen, Lindekugel re-sign with Storm
    02/13/03 Storm Press Release
    The Sioux Falls Storm of the NIFL is pleased to announce the re-signing of three-year starter John Semchenko, as well as defensive linemen Jeremy Klaassen and Travis Lindekugel.
  • 2000th season ticket buyer wanted!
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    2/13/03 Greyhounds Press Release
    The 2002 NIFL Champion Ohio Valley Greyhounds are excited to announce the approaching sale of the 2000th season ticket holder for the 2003 season.
  • Storm signs former NDSU QB and three three others
    02/12/03 Storm Press Release
    The Sioux Falls Storm of the National Indoor Football League (NIFL) is pleased to announce the signing of former NDSU quarterback Ryan Johnson
  • Preseason matchup, Bucks @ Beef
    02/12/03 Bayou Bucks Press Release
    The Omaha Beef and Bayou Bucks are pleased to announce a mutual agreement to play a preseason contest on Friday, March 7 at the Omaha Civic Auditorium
  • Roughriders add  weapons to arsenal
    02/03/03 Roughriders Press Release
    The Bismarck Roughriders of the National Indoor Football League have announced the signing of 3 more players for the upcoming season.
  • Capitols announce player signings for 2003 season
    02/12/03 Capitols Press Release
    The Lincoln Capitols Indoor Football team has announced the signings of Michael Dixon, John Hall, Marshall Dos-Reis, and Mike Parks for the 2003 season
  • First session of Night Train tryout camp opens Friday
    02/11/03 Night Train Press Release
    The La Crosse Night Train of the National Indoor Football League will open its first weekend of invitation-only tryout camps
  • Warriors announce 2003 team
    02/11/03 Warriors press release
    After weeks worth of tryouts and hundreds of hopefuls the Utah Warriors have finalized their roster.
  • Night Train gameday tickets on sale now
    02/10/03 Night Train Press Release
    Individual game tickets for the second season of the La Crosse Night Train of the National Indoor Football League are on-sale as of 11:00 a.m. this morning at the La Crosse Center Box Office
  • Roughriders continue to bolster secondary
    02/07/03 Roughriders Press Release
    The Bismarck Roughriders of the National Indoor Football League have announced the signing of strong safety Pat Cavanaugh.
  • Cavalry announces Offensive Coordinator
    01/29/03 Cavalry Press Release
    Wyoming Cavalry Head Coach Tyrone Fittje announces the hiring of Dave Jones as Offensive Coordinator.
  • Roughriders add Safety to roster
    02/06/03 Roughriders Press Release
    The Bismarck Roughriders of the National Indoor Football League have announced the signing of Safety Ronnie Kaymore.
  • Hounds sign 2nd Big 10 player
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    2/06/03 Greyhounds Press Release
    The 2002 NIFL National Champion Ohio Valley Greyhounds are pleased to announce the signing of Muhammad Abdullah a three year starter at the University of Illinois.
  • Four more sign with Storm
    02/05/03 Storm Press Release
    The Sioux Falls Storm, a member of the National Indoor Football League (NIFL), is proud to announce the signing of the following four players
  • Roughriders sign former Sioux All American
    02/04/03 Roughriders Press Release
    The Bismarck Roughriders of the National Indoor Football League have announced the signing of Turtle Lake native and former University of North Dakota standout Ryan Goven.
  • Diesel invite four more to camp
    02/04/03 Diesel Press Release
    The Tri-City Diesel have signed four new players this week.  The additions include an offensive lineman, a linebacker and two wide receiver/defensive backs.
  • Red Dogs sign television deal
    02/04/03 Red Dogs Press Release
    The Rapid City Red Dogs have signed an exclusive contract with KCPM and affiliate of UPN network, for the 2003 season
  • RiverHawks sign Quarterback
    02/04/03 RiverHawks Press Release
    The Tennessee RiverHawks have added a second quarterback to their roster, signing Steven Christie out of Menlo College in Atherton, CA.
  • Storm signs three veterans
    02/04/03 Storm Press Release
    The Sioux Falls Storm of the National Indoor Football League (NIFL) is pleased to announce the signing of veteran offensive lineman Roger Pedersen, running back David Ruter, and wide receiver Chad Gomarko.
  • Roughriders add  to defense
    02/03/03 Roughriders Press Release
    The Bismarck Roughriders of the National Indoor Football League have announced the signing of two more for the 2003 season.
  • Former Fury now a 'Hound
    02/03
    /03 Greyhounds Press Release
    The 2002 NIFL National Champion Ohio Valley Greyhounds are pleased to announce the signing of Steve Vagedes.
  • Night Train gameday tickets on sale February 10th
    02/03/03 Night Train Press Release
    Individual game tickets for the second season of the La Crosse Night Train of the National Indoor Football League will go on-sale beginning Monday, February 10

 

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