|NAL UNVEILS 2017 STEELHAWKS SCHEDULE|
New League, New Rivalries, Same Fun
Allentown, PA: The Lehigh Valley Steelhawks are happy to announce their 2017 National Arena League
(NAL) schedule. Featuring six home and six away games, the Steelhawks season opens at home on
Sunday, March 19 th at 4pm against the expansion Dayton Wolfpack.
“After much anticipation are thrilled to be able to release our 2017 league schedule today,” stated
Steelhawks General Manager Mike Clark. “The National Arena League is ready to kickoff its inaugural
season, and we can’t wait to start our seventh year of play. Week one can’t come soon enough, and we
look forward to seeing the Steelhawks faithful out in full force this season inside the PPL Center.”
Additional schedule highlights include a Week Three matchup where the team will be making the long
trip to Florida to take on the Jacksonville Sharks, former members of the AFL. Week Four brings a
familiar opponent to the Valley; the Columbus Lions will be in the Hawks Nest for the Steelhawks second
home game on April 9th.
The Steelhawks closest rivals this year will be the Dayton (Ohio) Wolfpack and the High Country (North
Carolina) Grizzlies, each of whom appear on Lehigh Valley’s schedule multiple times; LV faces Dayton
four times – two home, two away, and High Country three times – one home, two away.
Full schedule is as follows:
Sunday, March 19 th vs. Dayton Wolfpack 4:00pm
Saturday, March 25 th @ High Country Grizzlies
Saturday, April 1 st @ Jacksonville Sharks
Sunday, April 9 th vs. Columbus Lions 5:00pm
Saturday, April 15 th vs. Georgia Firebirds 7:00pm
Saturday, April 29 th vs. Corpus Christi Rage 7:00pm
Saturday, May 6 th vs. Dayton Wolfpack 7:00pm
Saturday, May 20 th @ High Country Grizzlies
Monday, May 29 th @ Dayton Wolfpack
Saturday, June 3 rd vs. High Country Grizzlies 7:00pm
Saturday, June 10 th @ Georgia Firebirds
Monday, June 19 th @ Dayton Wolfpack
Need holiday gift ideas? Steelhawks Season Ticket packages start as low as $48! In addition, our new
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today by logging onto the Steelhawks website and clicking STORE. Orders must be placed by Friday,
December 9 th to ensure holiday deliver.
Steelhawks’ 2017 season tickets are on sale now with packages starting as low as $48! All Steelhawks’
games are played on Embassy Bank Field inside the PPL Center in Allentown.