AUDL Ready To Go: Pittsburgh Thunderbirds Face Indianapolis AlleyCats In Home Opener

Pittsburgh, Pa. – The Pittsburgh Thunderbirds (0-2) land at J.C Stone Field in Allison Park Saturday, May 4 for their American Ultimate Disc League home opener against the Indianapolis AlleyCats (2-1). The first pull between the two combatants is 6:00 p.m. Sam VanDusen is the early leader for Pittsburgh with six assists after two contests. For the fans in the stands, it appears Max Sheppard is the player most likely to be in the end zone as he has recorded nine goals. Gazing at the overall stats, Jonathan Mast owns 111 completions and 98 catches while Thomas Edmonds is second … Continue reading AUDL Ready To Go: Pittsburgh Thunderbirds Face Indianapolis AlleyCats In Home Opener

Prepare For Battle – WFC 103 Live Boxing Preview At The Meadows Racetrack And Casino

Washington, Pa. – Matt McGovern and his World Fighting Championships promotion are back in the Keystone State Saturday, May 4, at the Meadows Racetrack and Casino to present the WFC 103 Live Boxing. The doors for this first-class competition open at 7:00 p.m. with the ringing of the first bell at 8:00 p.m. There are four professional fights slated for the evening featuring local combatants. Pittsburgh’s unbeaten Rich Cantolina (3-0-0, 1 TKO) steps between the ropes to face super welterweight Bryan Timmons (6-10-0, 5 KOs) from St. Joseph, Missouri. Cantolina, who is 29, claimed his third victory Saturday, March 2, … Continue reading Prepare For Battle – WFC 103 Live Boxing Preview At The Meadows Racetrack And Casino

AUDL: Pittsburgh Thunderbirds Lose In Overtime To Minnesota Wind Chill

St. Paul, MN – The Pittsburgh Thunderbirds (0-2) tied the game 21-21 against the Minnesota Wind Chill (1-1) with 41 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter of their exciting American Ultimate Disc League matchup Saturday, April 27 at Sea Foam Stadium on the campus of Concordia University. After Minnesota cutter Micheal Jordan gave the disc back on a throwaway, the T-birds brought the game even when Alex Thomas crossed the goal line off of a pass from Max Sheppard. The Wind Chill’s Josh Klane could not connect on a deep throw to Isaac Leonard and the contest headed to the … Continue reading AUDL: Pittsburgh Thunderbirds Lose In Overtime To Minnesota Wind Chill

Pittsburgh Passion: Four Essential Players Of The Game In Win Over Grand Rapids

Imperial, PA – Returning to the gridiron after a bye week, the Pittsburgh Passion (2-1) claimed their 48th shutout in team history with their 53-0 victory on Saturday, April 27, against the Grand Rapids Tidal Waves (0-4) at West Allegheny High School. For Grand Rapids, it was the first trip to the Keystone State, as well as their inaugural meeting with the Black and Gold at Joe P. Demichela Stadium. Head coach Teresa Conn’s crew took over the score sheet and owned a 39-0 lead by halftime. Let’s take a look back at the four essential players who helped the … Continue reading Pittsburgh Passion: Four Essential Players Of The Game In Win Over Grand Rapids

Pittsburgh Thunderbirds: Looking Back At Madison Radicals Opening Day And What Lies Ahead

Madison, Wisconsin – The Madison Radicals (2-0) went on a 9-3 run in the fourth quarter of their home opener to own the game against the Pittsburgh Thunderbirds, with a final score of 26-17, in American Ultimate Disc League action Saturday, April 20, at historic Breese Stevens Field. The season opener for the Black Gold (0-1) had been close through three-quarters of the matchup. Head coach Pat Hammonds’ brigade battled the defending 2018 champions, keeping the score close at the end of the first (7-6), at halftime (11-9), and the conclusion of the third (17-14). The throw completion percentage for … Continue reading Pittsburgh Thunderbirds: Looking Back At Madison Radicals Opening Day And What Lies Ahead

Pittsburgh Thunderbirds Vs. Madison Radicals 2019 AUDL Opening Day Game Notes

Madison, Wisconsin – The Pittsburgh Thunderbirds open their fifth campaign in the American Ultimate Disc League on Saturday, April 20 against the 2018 defending champion Madison Radicals (1-0). The confrontation gets underway at 6:00 p.m. CDT at Breese Stevens Field. After making the playoffs their first three years, Pittsburgh missed the postseason in 2018 with a record of 4-10-0. The Black and Gold gave fans a look at a brighter future when they assembled a three-game winning streak under first-year head coach Pat Hammonds to close out the season. Back to lead the attack on the score sheet is Jimmy … Continue reading Pittsburgh Thunderbirds Vs. Madison Radicals 2019 AUDL Opening Day Game Notes

WFA Week 2: DC Divas Defeat The Pittsburgh Passion 54-22 In Virginia

Springfield, Virginia – Followers of the DC Divas and the Pittsburgh Passion (1-1) enjoyed an impressive offensive display in the opening half of their meeting on Saturday, April 13, at the Saint James Sports Complex. The Burgandy, Gold, and White entered half-time with a 36-22 lead over the Black and Gold. The Divas (1-0) continued to add to their WFA score sheet with a returned punt to the end zone at 10:09 of the third quarter by running back D’Ajah Scott. It was her third touchdown of the contest after a two-yard run at 12:14 in the second and a … Continue reading WFA Week 2: DC Divas Defeat The Pittsburgh Passion 54-22 In Virginia