Austin Sol

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Austin Sol
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Founded2015
DivisionSouth
Stadium(s)
Based inAustin, Texas
OwnerPatrick Christmas
General managerPatrick Christmas
Head CoachSteven Naji
Websiteaustin-sol.com
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2017 season

The Austin Sol is a professional ultimate team from Austin, Texas playing in the South Division of the American Ultimate Disc League.[1] The team was founded in 2015, and played its first match on April 2, 2016.[2][3] The Sol play the majority of its home games at House Park but have also played home games at Westwood High School, Vandegrift High School[4] and the Multisport Complex in Round Rock's Old Settler's Park. The owner and general manager of the Sol is Patrick Christmas, the coach is Steven Darroh, the assistant coach is Bjorn Schey and the assistant general manager is Ryan Purcell.[5]

Seasons[edit]

2016[edit]

Date Opponent Result
April 2, 2016 @ Dallas Roughnecks L 18-30
April 9, 2016 Dallas Roughnecks L 18-29
April 16, 2016 @ Charlotte Express L 20-21
April 17, 2016 @ Raleigh Flyers L 27-28
April 24, 2016 Jacksonville Cannons W 28-23
May 7, 2016 @ Dallas Roughnecks L 16-24
May 14, 2016 @ Nashville Nightwatch W 29-22
May 15, 2016 @ Atlanta Hustle W 23-22 (2OT)
May 21, 2016 Nashville Nightwatch W 37-25
June 5, 2016 Charlotte Express W 31-14
June 18, 2016 Atlanta Hustle L 29-31 (OT)
June 25, 2016 @ Jacksonville Cannons W 26-24 (OT)
July 2, 2016 Dallas Roughnecks L 22-26
July 10, 2016 Raleigh Flyers W 33-12

Source: [6]

2017[edit]

Date Opponent Result
April 1, 2017 @ Dallas Roughnecks L 17-21
April 8, 2017 Raleigh Flyers L 19-26
April 22, 2017 Dallas Roughnecks L 24-30
April 29, 2017 @ Raleigh Flyers L 23-28
April 30, 2017 @ Jacksonville Cannons L 22-30
May 7, 2017 Nashville Nightwatch W 31-11
May 20, 2017 Atlanta Hustle L 27-28
June 3, 2017 @ Nashville Nightwatch W 28-24
June 4, 2017 @ Atlanta Hustle L 24-27
June 17, 2017 @ Dallas Roughnecks L 25-27
June 25, 2017 Atlanta Hustle W 26-25
July 1, 2017 @ Nashville Nightwatch W 27-21
July 8, 2017 Jacksonville Cannons L 27-31
July 15, 2017 Dallas Roughnecks L 23-27

Source: [7]

2018[edit]

Date Opponent Result
April 14, 2018 Los Angeles Aviators W 23-22
April 22, 2018 @ Dallas Roughnecks L 21-23
April 27, 2018 Raleigh Flyers W 25-23
May 5, 2018 @ Atlanta Hustle W 23-22
May 6, 2018 @ Nashville Nightwatch L 20-22
May 12, 2018 Dallas Roughnecks L 23-27
May 19, 2018 Atlanta Hustle W 28-19
May 26, 2018 @ Nashville Nightwatch L 21-27
June 1, 2018 @ Raleigh Flyers L 14-32
June 2, 2018 @ Tampa Bay Cannons W 27-26
June 9, 2018 Dallas Roughnecks L 17-19
June 23, 2018 Nashville Nightwatch W 24-23
June 30, 2018 @ Dallas Roughnecks L 25-29
July 8, 2018 Tampa Bay Cannons W 6-7*
July 27, 2018 Raleigh Flyers L 23-26
  • - after a brief rain delay, Tampa was forced to leave, forfeiting the game. [8]

Source: [9]

Roster[edit]

2019 Roster
Andrew Walch John Walter
Austin Walker Joshua Zdrodowski
Brandon Dial Keivaun Waugh
Brian Gfroerer Kyle Henke
Carter Hollo Matthew Bennett
Chase Cunningham Matthew Bierschenk
Corey Mika Michael Cramer
Doug Richardson Michael Matthis
Elliott Moore Mitchell Bennett
Eric Brodbeck Mutahir Ahmad
Ethan Pollack Paul Starkel
Jason Holleran Reese Bowman
Jeff Loskorn Robert Lewis
Jerrod Wolfe Rory Orloff
Jimmy Zuraw Ryan Purcell
John Cecil

*Bolded names indicate players new to the Sol in 2019

Source: [10]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "About Us". Austin Sol. Retrieved May 16, 2016.
  2. ^ Rosenfield, Adam (March 1, 2016). "Austin Now Has a Professional Ultimate Frisbee Team!". Austin.com. Retrieved May 16, 2016.
  3. ^ Fagan, Mark (April 8, 2016). "Austin Sol Makes Its Home Debut in the American Ultimate Disc League". The Austin Chronicle. Retrieved May 16, 2016.
  4. ^ "Schedule". Austin Sol. Retrieved June 1, 2016.
  5. ^ "Staff". Austin Sol. Retrieved May 17, 2016.
  6. ^ http://www.austin-sol.com/team-history/
  7. ^ http://www.austin-sol.com/schedule/
  8. ^ "AUSTIN EARNS FORFEIT VICTORY, ADVANCES TO PLAYOFFS". AUDL. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  9. ^ "Sol Schedule". AUDL. Retrieved January 27, 2019.
  10. ^ "Austin Sol 2019 Roster". AUDL. January 23, 2019. Retrieved January 28, 2019.

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