Raleigh, NC: The Triangle Torch professional arena football team, members of the American Indoor Football League, will be holding a press conference January 6th, 2016 at 3pm. The press conference will be held at The Factory in Wake Forest, NC. The Torch will introduce the Front Office, Coaching Staff, and some of the players. The Torch will also be holding their final Open Tryout for the 2016 Season on January 16th, 2016. Their final tryout will be held at Proehlific Park in Greensboro, NC. For more info and to register for the final tryout, go to the Torch website at www.triangletorchproindoorfootball.com.
The Torch will host four regular season home games at Dorton Arena. The Home Opener will take place on Sunday, March 20th, at 4:00pm versus in state rival the Winston Wildcats. This rival is the “The Battle of I-40”. The Torch will then play their next home game the following weekend on Friday, March 25th, 2016 at 7:00pm versus the Lehigh Valley Steelhawks.
The full 2016 Triangle Torch game schedule is as follows:
- Sun. 3/20 vs. Winston Wildcats 4:00pm
- Fri. 3/25 vs. Lehigh Valley Steelhawks 7:00pm
- Sat. 4/9 @ Central Penn Capitals 7:00pm
- Sat. 4/16 @ Winston Wildcats 4:00pm
- Sun. 4/24 vs. Central Penn Capitals 4:00pm
- Sat. 4/30 @ Philly Yellow Jackets 7:00pm
- Sun. 5/8 vs. Philly Yellow Jackets 4:00pm
- Sat. 5/14 @ Lehigh Valley Steelhawks 7:00pm
The Triangle Torch will play in the North Division of the AIF. The top three teams in each division will qualify for the playoffs. The Torch has the opportunity to host an additional two playoff games if they win the North and have a better record than the South Division champion.
2016 season ticket packages to watch the Triangle Torch at the Dorton Arena in Raleigh, NC are on sale now! Keep checking for the latest news and events from your Triangle Torch! For further information please visit our website at www.triangletorchproindoorfootball.com for the latest Triangle Torch news! Reserve your seat now by calling the Triangle Torch front office at 919-473-6081. The Triangle Torch will play their home games at Dorton Arena located on the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh, NC.