In the first match of the year for both clubs, Sacramento and Arizona traveled to Las Vegas to meet on neutral ground. In a hard fought match Sacramento came out on top.
Oct 8, 2011
Stateside Footy was at the 2011 USAFL Nationals. In the first of four episodes, the Boston Demons/Columbus Jillaroos/Baltimore-Washington
The second half features a 2x20 Men's Division 2 match between the Boston Demons and the Portland Steelheads.
On Sept 10, the Arizona Lady Hawks and the Sacramento Screamers both traveled to San Diego to play a match with Southern California players hoping to reboot women's footy in the region.
In a close match, the NorCal women defeated the Arizona/SoCal ladies.
Sacramento: J. Estrada, M. Bruce, Y. Castillo, E. Scheaffer
Arizona: E. Welsh, M. Votava, B. Nollenger, M. Benz
More detailed match report will be forthcoming.
On June 25th, 2011 the Minnesota Freeze with guests from Sacramento, Arizona, and Baltimore-Washington traveled to Denver to play the 2010 USAFL Champions, the Denver Bulldogs in the Mile High Challenge. The ladies started off the day with a training session led by Brett Kirk and wrapped it up with US Freedom functions.
On the Denver leg of his odyssey, Brett Kirk led a training session and spent the day at the Mile High Challenge.
The Sacramento Screamers traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada, to play the club's first ever regular season USAFL games last weekend.
The game was between the Screamer's women and Arizona Lady Hawks, and although the Lady Hawks eventually won by 29 points it was a hard fought battle!
Despite losing the game, the weekend was a huge success for the Screamers as they continue to increase the participation of Sacramento residents in Australian Football at the national level. read more »
US Freedom 2011 Vice Captain Becky Kraft was in Arizona for spring break and joined the Arizona Ladyhawks for a training session. Many of the Ladyhawks were on spring breaks of their own so they had a bye week from the Arizona Women's Metro League.