Baltimore Blast News Release: September 16, 2013
BLAST ANNOUNCES 2013-2014 SCHEDULE
Indoor Soccer In Baltimore to Kick Off 34th Season On November 23rd Against Perennial Rival
Baltimore – The Baltimore Blast released its 2013-2014 season schedule today and the
home opener on November 23rd at the Baltimore Arena gets off on an intense note.
The longest rivalry in the MISL immediately clash when the Milwaukee Wave come to
town that Friday night. The Blast will play 20 regular season games, 10 at home and 10
on the road. Baltimore will be taking on teams from Milwaukee, Missouri, Syracuse,
Rochester, as well as new arrivals to the Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL),
Pennsylvania and St. Louis.
While Milwaukee and the Blast will mix it up twice early in the regular season,
the Missouri Comets will have to wait until January 3rd for their first of two attempts
to avenge their championship loss to The Blast. Their second chance will be at
Missouri on February 9th. The Comets knocked Milwaukee out of the playoffs
in last season’s semi-final round.
The MISL Playoffs will begin with the semifinals March 7-9, featuring the No. 1
and No. 4 seeds and the No. 2 and No. 3 seeds meeting in home-and-home
series’ with a mini game to decide the series following the second game if
needed. The championship will follow the same format on March 14-16. The
higher seed will have the option to choose which game it hosts.
Nearly 400,000 fans attended MISL regular season games in 2012-13,
marking the second consecutive season the league enjoyed a significant
increase in attendance.
Keeping with the Baltimore Blast tradition of affordable family entertainment,
fans will be treated to various promotional items throughout the season.
The team will also host a variety of theme nights including Hall of Fame night,
Boy and Girl Scout nights and a post-game Christian Youth Night.
All home games will begin at 7:35 pm with two exceptions. February 21st,
the Blast will take on The Pennsylvania Roar at 7:05 pm, Christian Youth Night,
which will feature a concert following the game, and on February 22nd,
the Blast will battlethe Syracuse Silver Knights at 6:05 pm.
Season Tickets and Mini Plans for the 2013-2014 Blast Season are currently
available, while the single-game tickets for the upcoming season will go on sale soon.
Season Tickets and Mini Plans are available through the Blast Office at 410-73-BLAST.
Single- game tickets will be available at the Baltimore Arena Box Office and at all
Ticket Master Outlets including Ticket Master Phone charge at 410-547-SEAT.
Tickets can also be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com.
For additional information on Blast Tickets, call the Blast at 410-73-BLAST
BALTIMORE BLAST 2013-14 SCHEDULE
Date Opponent Eastern Time
Saturday, November 16 at Rochester Lancers 7:05 p.m.
Saturday, November 23 vs. Milwaukee Wave 7:35 p.m.
Saturday, December 7 at Milwaukee Wave 7:00 p.m.
Friday, December 13 vs. Rochester Lancers 7:35 p.m.
Friday, December 20 at Pennsylvania Roar 7:05 p.m.
Saturday, December 21 vs. Pennsylvania Roar 7:35 p.m.
Tuesday, December 31 at Pennsylvania Roar 5:05 p.m.
Friday, January 3 vs. Missouri Comets 7:35 p.m.
Saturday, January 4 vs. Pennsylvania Roar 7:35 p.m.
Friday, January 17 vs. St. Louis Ambush 7:35 p.m.
Sunday, January 19 at Syracuse Silver Knights 1:00 p.m.
Friday, January 24 vs. Syracuse Silver Knights 7:35 p.m.
Saturday, January 25 vs. Rochester Lancers 7:35 p.m.
Friday, January 31 at Syracuse Silver Knights 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 6 at St. Louis Ambush 8:35 p.m.
Sunday, February 9 at Missouri Comets 4:10 p.m.
Friday, February 21 vs. Pennsylvania Roar 7:05 p.m.
Saturday, February 22 vs. Syracuse Silver Knights 6:05 p.m.
Sunday, February 23 at Rochester Lancers 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 2 at Pennsylvania Roar 4:05 p.m.
Home games are in bold
All home games are played at The Baltimore Arena
All times are Eastern Standard