WINNING WEEKEND FOR YOUR MKE WAVE
Your Six-Time Champion MKE Wave returned home after a victory Saturday night in Detroit to face the Wichita B52’s Sunday afternoon at UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena and came out victorious thanks to a great team effort and a three goal performance from #15 Tony Walls.
“The guys looked great right from the get go tonight,” said Head Coach Giuliano Oliviero. “I’m very happy to see our target players get involved in the offense. Bato and Tony have been there for a while, then to see Stefan St. Louis get more and more comfortable at the position, with his new teammates, I’m really pleased. We are really coming into our own and it was just a total team effort all the way around this weekend.”
With the Wave outshooting the Wichita B52’s 44 to 23; the Wave scored first and kept the lead for the rest of the game.
First half MKE Wave goals coming from #18 Stefan St. Louis (unassisted), #10 Luan Oliveria (assist #77 Marcio Leite), #28 Jonathan Greenfield (assist #20 Marcelo Fontana) and #10 Luan Oliveira (assist #77 Marcio Leite).
The Wichita B52’s only recorded one goal in the first half, coming from #20 Brady Bryant.
The Wichita B52’s came out in the second half by pressuring the ball. But the Wave kept attacking the goal, scoring 8 more goals in the second half from #29 JC Banks, 2 goals from #26 Ian Bennett and #8 Bato Randoncic and scoring 3 goals from #15 Tony Walls.
Final Score: MKE Wave 12, Wichita B52's 4.
BOX SCORE: http://www.pointstreak.com/prostats/boxscore.html?gameid=2512692
Your MKE Wave will be in action in two weeks for a pair of games on the road Friday, February 6th, 7:05pm (CST) vs Tulsa Revolution and Saturday, February 7th, 7:05pm (CST) vs Wichita B52’s. Next home game at UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena is Saturday, February 14th, 1:05pm (CST) vs Syracuse Silver Knights.
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 online at MilwaukeeWave.com
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 7-8 / OT)
Saturday, January 3rd – 6:05pm - vs. Rochester Lancers - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena (WIN 7-4)
Saturday, January 10th – 6:05pm - vs. Chicago Mustangs - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena (WIN 8-5)
Friday, January 16th – 7:05pm - vs. Baltimore Blast - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena (LOSS 3-5)
Saturday, January 24th – 5:05pm - at Detroit Waza Flo – Melvindale Arena (WIN 9-4)
Sunday, January 25th – 3:05pm - vs. Wichita B-52’s - UW Milwaukee Panther Arena (WIN 12-4)
Friday, February 6th – 7:05pm - 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
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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).