05/01/2016 8:00 AM
FC Austin Elite News Release – www.FCAustinElite.com
APRIL 30, 2016
FC AUSTIN ELITE TO PLAY MOST HOME GAMES AT WARRIOR BOWL FOR 2016 WPSL SEASON
AUSTIN, TX – FC Austin Elite is excited to announce that they will play most home games at Westwood High School's Warrior Bowl for the 2016 WPSL Season.
FC Austin Elite and Westwood High School came to an agreement to allow FC Austin Elite to use the Warrior Bowl facility for four out of seven home games this season. Westwood HS Athletic Director, Anthony Wood said, "We are glad to be able to provide a good home for FC Austin Elite this season, and it will be good to see several of our former students return home to continue to play the game they love." The Warrior Bowl provides an easy to access location with a first rate playing surface, coupled with an intimate game watching environment that will allow for an amazing gameday experience for both players and fans alike. The Warrior Bowl is located at 12400 Mellow Meadow Dr in Austin, just off US 183 in northwest Austin.
FC Austin Elite General Manager, Danny Woodfill said, "In looking for a facility, the gameday experiance was one of the most important factors. There are many great soccer fields in our area, but we wanted our team and fans to have a fun time in addition to seeing a great game. The Warrior Bowl brings together all of these aspects into the perfect environment." The Elite play their first home game on June 12 against Pines 1779. More information about the Warrior Bowl can be found on the FC Austin Elite website at: http://fcaustinelite.com/stadium/stadium/
FC Austin Elite plays in the WPSL. The 2nd level of the US Women's Soccer pyramid, the WPSL is the highest level of Amateur women's soccer in North America. The WPSL was founded in 1998 and currently has over 100 teams across the United States. The WPSL, like FC Austin Elite, strives to promote the stature of female athletes as positive role models for our youth. This is FC Austin Elite's first season in the WPSL after taking over a defuct Austin Aces team that participated in the WPSL last season. For more information on the 2016 schedule, please look here: http://fcaustinelite.com/schedule/
For directions to the Warrior Bowl, click here: http://fcaustinelite.com/schedule/stadium/