St. Louis Ambush Announce Fire & Ice SC Day

Posted on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 8:29 am

St. Louis Ambush Press Release January 13, 2014 — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

St. Louis Ambush Announce Fire & Ice SC Day

St. Charles, MO – St. Louis Ambush have set February 1 as “Fire & Ice SC Day with the St. Louis Ambush.”  The Fire & Ice Soccer Club is a member of the Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL) and is based in Columbia, IL. In their first season, Fire & Ice captured the 2013 WPSL Midwest Championship and Head Coach Lindsay Kennedy-Eversmeyer was named Coach of the Year by the WPSL.

Fire & Ice will be selling tickets to the February 1 contest between the Ambush and Milwaukee Wave at 1:35 p.m. at the Family Arena.  Team members will be honored on their division championship at halftime.  A portion of each ticket sold by Fire & Ice will benefit the club.  Ambush team owner Andrew Haines said, “We are excited to continue our partnerships with the local soccer community and are honored to be able to recognize these extraordinary young women on their championship in their first season.”  To purchase tickets from Fire & Ice, contact Lindsay Kennedy-Eversmeyer at 618-910-7076 or info@fireandicesc.com.

The WPSL is the largest women’s soccer league in the world. Fire & Ice SC is an independent club whose main focus is providing nationwide exposure and an opportunity for high school and college women to play at a premier level. Fire & Ice Owner, General Manager and Head Coach Lindsay Kennedy-Eversmeyer is the only female ever to play for a St. Louis professional indoor soccer team (St. Louis Steamers, 2005).

The Ambush, presented by Simmons First National Bank, embark on a four-game road trip against the Baltimore Blast, Pennsylvania Roar, Missouri Comets and Milwaukee Wave, before returning to home turf for the February 1 duel. Season, group and single game tickets are on sale now for all home games. For more information, visit the team’s website, stlouisambush.com or call the Ambush office at 636-922-2255.

ABOUT THE ST. LOUIS AMBUSH
The St. Louis Ambush professional indoor soccer team is a member of the Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL). The Ambush were awarded a MISL franchise to begin play in the 2013-14 season. The franchise is 100% locally owned and plays all home games at the Family Arena in St. Charles.

ABOUT THE MAJOR INDOOR SOCCER LEAGUE (MISL)
The MISL represents the top level of professional indoor soccer in North America and consists of seven franchises for 2013-14. The United Soccer Leagues (USL) acquired the MISL in May 2011 and began operating America’s most storied and tradition-rich professional indoor soccer league for the 2011-12 season.

ABOUT SIMMONS FIRST
Simmons First National Bank is the flagship bank of the financial holding company Simmons First National Corporation. Simmons First National Corporation is a $3.6 billion Arkansas based financial holding company with eight community banks in Pine Bluff, Lake Village, Jonesboro, Rogers, Searcy, Russellville, El Dorado and Hot Springs, Arkansas. The Company’s eight banks conduct financial operations from 91 offices, of which 87 are financial centers, in 54 communities, in Arkansas, Kansas and Missouri. Of the nine financial centers in Missouri, five are located in the St. Louis area, including Clayton, Crestwood, Kirkwood, Normandy and St. Peters. The Company’s common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol “SFNC”. For more information, visit simmonsfirst.com.

Jim Fossell
Director of Public Relations
St. Louis Ambush
jim@missourisportsholdings.com

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