NISL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
Ptah Myers, Philadelphia KiXX
The Columbus, Ohio native led all scorers with eight points in Philadelphia’s 28-6 victory over the Twisters on January 10. Myers connected on three consecutive two-points goals for his first hat trick of the season and then added a pair of assists. With the eight-point outburst, the University of Massachusetts graduate has now recorded 22 points (to rank fifth in the NISL) on the season.
About the National Indoor Soccer League
The National Indoor Soccer League was launched in September of 2008 and consists of five founding members; the Baltimore Blast, La RaZa de Monterrey, Philadelphia KiXX, Rockford Rampage and the Massachusetts Twisters. The NISL has formed a working relationship with the United Soccer Leagues (USL) and will become a member of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF).
The NISL kicked off its inaugural season on November 15th and will continue through March with the playoffs taking place the first two weeks of April.
This weekend’s NISL schedule:
Friday, January 16 – Rockford at Monterrey
Saturday, January 17 – Baltimore at Philadelphia
Sunday, January 18 – Rockford at Monterrey