LA KISS scrimmage game raises $9188 for Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC)
Monday March 23, 2015
March 23, 2015 – The day started with a press conference on the LA KISS Football field at Honda Center, where new CEO Joe Windham, Co-owner Paul Stanley, Co-owner Doc McGhee, coach Bob McMillen, and LA KISS players Donovan “Captain” Morgan, and Adrian McPherson spoke to the media about the 2015 LA KISS season and the FREE Scrimmage game between the San Jose Sabercats that evening. Fans had donation opportunities, where money donated at the game would benefit Children’s Hospital of Orange County.
Fans had the opportunity to meet Paul Stanley, receive an LA KISS collectable bobble head, or a get a collectable T-shirt with a donation.
With the help of the LA KISS fans, and Dollar loan center, a total of $9,188.00 was raised for Children’s Hospital of Orange County.
The scrimmage game between the San Jose Sabercats was a close game, with LA KISS coming out with the win. San Jose was the first team to score, and took a 6 -0 lead into late in the first quarter, until LA KISS tied the game heading into the second quarter. At the half both teams headed to the locker rooms with the game tied at 21. The Sabercats started the third quarter with a touchdown given them the lead 27-21. LA KISS was able to score on a great one handed touchdown catch to tie the game at 27.
With 4 minutes and 18 seconds in the 4th quarter, LA KISS scored given the LA KISS the lead 34-27.
Giving LA KISS the win.
LA KISS opens the 2015 AFL (Arena Football League) season on the road against the Portland Thunder on Saturday, March 27th and week two in San Jose. LA KISS will play the home opener at Honda Center on April 11th against the new expansion team Las Vegas outlaws.
About the LA KISS
The LA KISS are proud members of the Arena Football League (AFL), and are owned by Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, of the Rock Band KISS, and their manager Doc McGhee. 2015 marks the team’s second year in the league. The team plays its home games at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Ca. For tickets call 714-462-5477 or visit www.lakissfootball.com