The Falls Town Flyers bested the West Texas Rumbleweeds 7 to 6 during the playoff game in Odessa on July 20. Flyers to face the Amarillo Bombers in USAPSL Championship match July 27.
Wichita Falls, TX, July 22, 2019 – The Falls Town Flyers, a member of the US Arena Pro Soccer League, won their league playoff game in Odessa, TX on July 20 against the West Texas Rumbleweeds. The No. 2 Flyers went head to head against the No. 3 Rumbleweeds in a close scoring match, winning by one point in the last minutes of the 4th quarter.
From the first kick, the game was closely matched. The Rumbleweeds scored twice in the first quarter, but the Flyers came back strong in the second, tying the match. In the final three minutes of the fourth, the score was tied 6-6 when Christian Okeke of the Flyers was issued a penalty, leaving the Flyers down a player. The Falls Town Flyers held the field, and scored once more, winning the game.
“The Rumbleweeds came out for the playoff game, and we had to fight hard. The Falls Town Flyers stepped up to the challenge. This week, we will be training for the Championship to bring home a win for Wichita Falls.” -Robert Swann, “Swanny”, Head Coach
The Flyers face the No. 1 Amarillo Bombers in the 2019 Championship. The match will be held at the Amarillo Civic Center in Amarillo, Texas on Saturday, July 27. Tickets to the championship game are just $10 courtesy of First Bank, and are available by calling the Falls Town Flyers office at 940-264-5425.
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