CHESTER — The South Carolina Avengers Adult Semi-Pro football team based in Chester will start its inaugural season June 11 in Charlotte, N.C. and will be pulling hopeful ballplayers from these area schools for the 2016 spring/summer season:
• Chester Senior High
• Great Falls Senior High
• Lewisville Senior High
• Andrew Jackson Senior High
• Lancaster Senior High
• Fairfield Central High
• Union Senior High
• Indian Land Senior High
• Buford Senior High
The Avengers will hold its tryout/workout on April 9-10, 2016 at Galye Softball complex (open field), 689 Pinckney Road, Chester, SC. All those who are looking to play need to be there by 3:45 p.m. to sign paper work. Work out fee is $20, please have it before you hit the field and paper work must be signed. We are asking that all will wear black or dark blue shorts with cleats (No tennis shoes!). All questions will be answered at the end of the tryout.
These are the teams that are in our league, the Carolina’s Elite Football Alliance:
• Iredell County Warriors (Iredell County, NC)
• Carolina Gators (Charlotte, NC)
• Carolina Raiders (Thomasville, NC)
• Carolina Razorbacks (Salisbury, NC)
• Carolina Jaguars (Winston-Salem, NC)
• Union County Hurricanes (Union, NC)
• SC Avengers (Chester, SC)
The South Carolina Avengers adult semi-pro football team will play its inaugural season home games at Union County Stadium, 100 Kirby St., Union, SC until the Joe Collins Stadium in Chester is ready for next year. We are still hoping to do a game there this year.
Avengers are still looking for coaches also.
For more information go to Facebook and in-box South Carolina Avengers or email [email protected]
• June 11 — Avengers vs. Gators (A), Charlotte, NC
• June 18 — Avengers vs. Razorbacks (A), Salisburry, NC
• June 25 — Raiders vs. SC Avengers (H), kickoff at 6 p.m.
• July 2 — Off
• July 9 — Avengers vs. Iredell County Warriors (A), Iredell County, NC
• July 16 — Jaguars vs. SC Avengers (H), kickoff T.B.A.
• July 23 — Hurricanes vs. SC Avengers (H), kickoff at 6 p.m.
• July 30 — Bye
• Aug. 6 — Gators vs. SC Avengers (H), kickoff TBA
• Aug. 13 — Make up date. If not needed, the playoffs will begin.
The SC Avenger will play a preseason game at the Union County Stadium May 28 at 6 p.m.
This story was submitted by the SC Avengers.