Memphis Americans to face Fayetteville Fury for second match of doubleheader
SOUTHAVEN, Miss. – The Memphis Americans are set to face the men’s and women’s Fayetteville Fury teams today at Landers Center in Southaven. The matches will round out a weekend of action between the two teams. Kickoff for the first match is at 3:30 p.m. CST.
Yesterday’s matches between the Memphis Americans and Fayetteville Fury resulted in a 3-2 win for the men’s team thanks to goals from Paulo Ndenzako, Bernardo Ferreira and Djordje Djordjevic. Goalkeeper Piotr Sliwa played a key role as well, increasing his save percentage to .813% on the season. During the women’s match, Bailey Tadlock scored all three goals for the team in the 3-2 victory. Stacie Murray-Owers assisted Tadlock on the final goal of the game. The wins improve the men’s record to 6-2 and the women’s to 6-1-1.
The Fayetteville Fury men’s team is led by coach Justin Terranova, while the women’s team has coach Bryan Madej at the helm. So far this season, the men have a record of 6-1 and the women come in at 1-5.
Individual match tickets for the Memphis Americans inaugural season are available for purchase at www.memphisamericans.com. Each ticket grants entry to both the men’s and women’s matches. Season tickets start at $180 and are currently available on the team’s website, as well. Season ticket holders have access to all men’s and women’s matches, enjoy postseason and off-season priority access, can attend a meet and greet with the team, and receive a special inaugural season scarf.