Austin, TX (November 8, 2016). The Austin Huns are pleased announced they debuts their Elite Team this Saturday, November 12, 2016, when they host the United States Air Force XV’s squad at Huns Field for Veterans Day Weekend.
The debut kickoffs with a double header. The opening match begins at 1 pm (Central) with the Austin Huns versus Fort Hood and the main match, Austin Huns vs. U.S. Air Force at 3:30 pm (Central).
The team has been developing its nearly formed Elite Team since October 4th, just 2 days after finishing their inaugural combine, which had over 100 participants. “We are excited to see the progress of the players as we are still in a pre-season phase building up to January 2017. The players have been working extreme hard, with total commitment, we can see improvement with every practice” said Head Coach Eugene Eloff.
Tickets for this preseason game are $10 per car, the day of the game. Money raised benefits the Wounded Warrior Project.
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Photos of players in flyer taken by Norma Salinas Photography.