The Strikers, owned by the Noble Investment Group, will call Ford Arena home. Ford Arena in Beaumont, Texas opened in November, 2003 and has a capacity of 6,500 for ice hockey and arena soccer.
"We're looking to have a great season," said Strikers Managing Partner James Germany, "and we'rewe're thrilled to bring the exciting, fast-paced sport of arena soccer to the Southeast Texas area."
The Strikers will be coached by Chris "Topper" Cogan, a former player, coach, and general manager of the SISL's Lubbock Lazers and Premier Arena Soccer League (PASL-Premier) Lubbock San Devils. Cogan is currently Assistant Coach of the Lamar Cardinals women's soccer team.
Tickets will go on sale at the end of the month and the team website will reside atwww.texasstrikerssoccer.com
upon its completion.
For more information on the Texas Strikers contact James Germany at 713-791-8167.