EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR SATURDAY'S THAT 80's GAME AT UW-MILWAUKEE PANTHER ARENA

Friday, January 02, 2015

THAT 80's GAME! GIVEAWAYS!:
First 1,500 fans will get a MKE Wave T-Shirt courtesy of Gruber Law Offices. One Call, That's All!

The Get Outrageous Zone (between Sections 206-210) features…
MKE Wave Merchandise Stand… where you can purchase new MKE Wave Jerseys, T-shirts, hats and more! Don’t forget to pick up a #14 Brett Wiesner Memorial Armband with proceeds going to the Brett Wiesner Summer Soccer Camp Scholarship Program!

ENTER TO WIN!
-50 inch flat panel TV courtesy of ABC Audio Video.
-Dewalt Tool Package (valued at $750) from Professional Construction Inc.
-Also visit our friends from the U.S. Army, Reina International Autos, Guardian Credit Union, Drench Fitness Boutique, Prescott Miller Jewelers and Vitality Health and Wellness for even more goodies!

ON-FIELD GAMES. We need contestants for....
-Wisco Bed Race, win an overnight stay at ANY Wisco Group Hotel.
-Steinhafels Mattress Roll, where you can win a Dream Mattress courtesy of Steinhafels.
-Reina Tight Pants Dance Contest, wear your tight pants, shake your booty and qualify to be a finalist for a brand new 2014 Vespa Scooter from Reina International Autos in Brookfield.
-Swimtastic Bubble Blow, win a $25 MKE Wave Merchandise Gift Card.
Sudz Bucket Race - $30 and $25 Gift Certificates to Sudz Wash & Lube.
Miller Lite Keg Race - Win a case of Miller Lite courtesy of Beer Capitol.

KIDS INTERACTIVE ZONE! (Between Sections 226 – 228)
Mini Soccer for the little ones! The turf is down, the goals are set… how many goals are you gonna score?
Visit the Graef Imagination Station where your kids can play and create with building blocks and more!

POST GAME AUTOGRAPH SESSION!
After all games this season you’ll be able to come on field and meet the entire MKE Wave Team during the POST GAME AUTOGRAPH SESSION! Fans can enter the field after the game via the SW Corner of UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. Ask any usher or MKE Wave representative for more information! 

TICKETS:
Single-Game Tickets are on sale now at all Ticketmaster Outlets, by phone at 800.745.3000, online at Ticketmaster.com and at the Milwaukee Theatre / UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena Box Office at 510 W. Kilbourn Ave. Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53203.

Season, Group, Flex 10 and 1,2 & 3 Game ticket packages are available by calling 414.224.WAVE (9283) or click here.


GAME NOTES FOR: January 3rd, 2015 – 6:05pm, UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena/ Go Live Sports Cast – Major Arena Soccer League. MilwaukeeWave.com / MASLSoccer.com

BREAKDOWN:
MKE WAVE Lost their previous game against the Missouri Comets; Dec. 31st Wave 7 Missouri Comets 8. Milwaukee Wave enters in thrid place in the Central Division (6-5).

ROCHESTER LANCERS: Lost their previous game against the Syracuse Silver Knights; Jan. 1st Rochester 10 Syracuse 18. Rochester Lancers enters in second place in the Eastern Division (4-3).

PLAYERS TO WATCH:

MKE WAVE:
#29 JC Banks: 4th in team’s points and has 9 goals and 3 assists. In Wednesday’s game against the Missouri Comets, Banks scored 2 goals.

#10 Luan Sales Oliveira: Leads the team in points with 13 goals and 7 assists. In the last 2 games Luan has 4 goals and 1 assists.

ROCHESTER LANCERS:
#10 Mauricio Salles: Leads the team with 17 goals and 1 assist. In Thursday’s game against the Syracuse Silver Knights Mauricio had 2 three point goals.

#27 Joey Tavernese: Tied in points with Mauricio Salles with 16. Has 8 goals and 8 assists this season. 

STATS OVERVIEW:
The MKE Wave has scored a total of 73 goals in 11 games. Leading the team in goals is #26 Ian Bennett with 14 and #10 Luan Sales Oliveira with 13. #28 Jonathan Greenfield leads the team in blocks with 11, while the team in whole has recorded 52 blocked shots.

The Rochester Lancers are 4th in the league with least goals scored (42), and 2nd in the league with least goals allowed (41). Leading the Lancers offense is #10 Mauricio Salles with 15 goals and #27 Joey Tavernese with 8 goals and 8 assists. On the defensive side, #26 Jake Schindler leads the team with 7 blocks and #13 Stephen Basso with 6 blocks.


2014-2015 MKE Wave Regular Season Schedule:
Road Opener: Saturday, November 8th – 7:35pm - at St. Louis Ambush – The Family Arena (WIN 8-4)
Saturday, November 15th – 7:05pm - Missouri Comets – Independence Events Center (LOSS 7-9)
Saturday, November 22nd – 6:05pm -  at Detroit Waza Flo – Melvindale Arena (WIN 4-0)
Friday, November 28th – 7:35pm - at St. Louis Ambush – The Family Arena (WIN 8-4)
Saturday, November 29th – 7:05pm - at Chicago Mustangs – Sears Center (LOSS 4-5)
Home Opener: Saturday, December 6th – 6:05pm – vs. St. Louis Ambush – UW Milwaukee Panther Arena (WIN 9-3)
Friday, December 12th – 6:35pm - at Baltimore Blast – Royal Farms Arena (LOSS 8-13)
Saturday, December 13th – 6:35pm - at Baltimore Blast – Royal Farms Arena (LOSS 10-14)
Saturday, December 20th – 1:05pm - vs. Tulsa Revolution - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena (WIN 9-3)
Saturday, December 27th – 1:05pm - vs. Detroit Waza Flo - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena (WIN 8-6)
Wednesday, December 31st – 3:05pm - vs. Missouri Comets - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena (LOSS 8-7 /OT)
Saturday, January 3rd – 6:05pm - vs. Rochester Lancers - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena
Saturday, January 10th – 6:05pm - vs. Chicago Mustangs - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena
Friday, January 16th – 7:05pm - vs. Baltimore Blast - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena

Saturday, January 24th – 6:05pm - at Detroit Waza Flo – Melvindale Arena
Sunday, January 25th – 3:05pm - vs. Wichita B-52’s - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena
Friday, February 6th – 7:35pm - at Tulsa Revolution – Cox Business Center
Saturday, February 7th – 7:05pm - at Wichita B-52’s – Hartman Arena
Saturday, February 14th – 1:05pm - vs. Syracuse Silver Knights - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena
Saturday, February 21st – 6:05pm - vs. Detroit Waza Flo - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena

Milwaukee Wave:
From its humble beginnings in 1984, the Milwaukee Wave has evolved and grown to be a national success with 6 championships and a leader in community outreach. As the oldest continuously operating professional soccer team in North America, the Milwaukee Wave has had the unique ability to make a positive impact in their community while carrying on their reputation as a winning team.  The evolution of the Milwaukee Wave can be traced from its conception to present day by taking a look at the major turning points throughout the team’s 30-year history. MilwaukeeWave.com for more.

MKE Sports & Entertainment:
MKE Sports & Entertainment owns and operates professional sports team, sports complexes, and other entertainment entities in the Midwest including The Rock Sports Complex in Milwaukee, the Milwaukee Wave Professional Soccer Team playing in the Major Arena Soccer League, the Rockford Aviators Baseball team (Rockford, IL) playing in the Frontier League and the Kokomo Jackrabbits Baseball team (Kokomo, Indiana) playing in the Prospect League. For even more information about MKE Sports & Entertainment and everything we do visit MKESports.com

Major Arena Soccer League (MASL):
The Major Arena Soccer League (MASL) is the top level of arena soccer in North America. The league was known as the Professional Arena Soccer League when it began play on October 25, 2008. The circuit concluded its sixth season with the Chicago Mustangs claiming the Newman Cup on March 16. On May 19, 2014 the league was reintroduced as the MASL with 24 teams in the US and Mexico. The Premier Arena Soccer League (PASL-Premier) just concluded its 16th season as the nation's top amateur arena soccer league and is the official developmental league of the MASL. Both the MASL and PASL-Premier are members of Confederacion Panamerica de Minifutbol (CPM).

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