Philadelphia Soul Announce 2017 Training Camp Schedule
Friday March 17, 2017
PHILADELPHIA—The 2016 World ArenaBowl Champion Philadelphia Soul open training camp on Thursday, March 23 at Virtua/Total Turf Experience in Pitman (614 Lambs Rd., Pitman NJ 08071) in preparation for the team’s 12th season of arena football.
Players will report on Thursday, March 23 for physicals, with the first practice starting at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, March 24 at Virtua/Total Turf Experience. The first two days (Friday and Saturday) will be non-contact, with Sunday, March 26 being the first day of padded practice.
The 2017 training camp roster will consist of 35 players, plus invitees, who will compete for 24 spots on the opening day roster. Final rosters must be turned into the League office by 5:00 PM ET on Friday, April 8.
All training camp practices are open to both the public and the media. Interested media and photographers may contact Kristen Van Iderstine (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
The Soul kicks off their 2017 season on the road against the Tampa Bay Storm on Saturday, April 15. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. The home opener, sponsored by Independence Blue Cross is set for Saturday, April 29 at the Wells Fargo Center, kickoff is set for 7 p.m. For season, group and single game tickets, go to www.philadelphiasoul.com
Philadelphia Soul 2017 Training Camp Schedule
Date / Location / Time
Friday, March 24 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 25 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 26 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Monday, March 27 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 28 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 29 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 30 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Friday, March 31 No Practice Off Day for Players
Saturday, April 1 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 28 Man Roster due
Sunday, April 2 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Monday, April 3 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 4 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 5 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 6 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Friday, April 7 Total Turf 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 8 No Practice Off Day for Players 24 Man Roster due
*Times and location are subject to change
** Interview availability 12:00 p.m.-12:30 p.m
ABOUT PHILADELPHIA SOUL
The 2016 World Champion Philadelphia Soul are entering their 12th season in the Arena Football League. In the first 11 seasons, the Soul have won four Division Championships, four Conference Championships and two World Championships. Since the inaugural season in 2004, the Soul are the winningest professional sports team in Philadelphia. Season memberships and Group tickets for the Soul’s upcoming 2017 season are on sale now. For tickets, contact the Soul sales department at (215) 253-4900 ext. 3, or request contact from a Soul representative by filling out the form onwww.philadelphiasoul.com. Follow the Soul on Facebook at facebook.com/soul and Twitter at twitter.com/soulfootball.