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San Diego, CA – It’s been a Second Season to remember for the SunFire!! The SunFire would like to say THANK YOU – to all the media and fans for their support this season!! San Diego’s Superwomen finished with the best record in the American Football Women’s League, and came just short of calling themselves Champions.
SunFire Final Game Scores and Recaps
The SunFire put San Diego on the women’s football map. They started the SSWFFL, the first women’s flag football league in San Diego history. The women have volunteered hundreds of hours conducting girl’s football clinics all over San Diego. For the second straight year they were asked to host the San Diego Chargers NFL Gatorade Punt, Pass and Kick championship. They’ve formed alliances with Girls Scouts and the Pacific Women’s Sports Foundation for National Girls and Women in Sports Day celebrations. Owner, Donna Fox is on the Women’s Pro team’s advisory board for the Women’s Sports Foundation. San Diego’s Super Women finished the regular season UNDEFEATED, and ending with a 9-1 record for Second place in the AFWL.
The city showed it’s appreciation by proclaiming December 14th, San Diego SunFire Day!! Thank you Mayor Murphy and Councilmember Frye!!
The SunFire’s successful second season is due in part to Marketing Partnerships created with:
COX CABLE – Channel 4 San Diego Their vision allowed the SunFire to become the first ever women’s football team to be profiled in a highlight and feature show. Cox Channel 4’s commitment to San Diego and its Sports are the reason why this outlet is the most respected media entity in the city.
CLEAR CHANNEL COMMUNICATIONS- Z90 ::Jammin Z 90:: – Teaming up with Z90 for radio/TV introduced the SunFire to a new fan base thanks to one of the city’s most popular radio station.
GREAT EARTH/PINNACLE – Great Earth Vitamins & Nutritional Supplements Their groundbreaking sponsorship made a statement in the world of sports marketing and women.
HVS PRODUCTIONS – A leader in the field of pre and postproduction, HVS handled all of the post work for the Gridiron Girls Report.
Special thanks to: The San Diego Union Tribune – SignOnSanDiego.com your game recaps and box scores were consistent and spoke volumes, to COX Channel 4, KUSI, KFMB, KGTV, North County Times, San Diego Business Journal, Our Sports Central and the other print and media outlets for your continued assistance and awesome coverage.
The Women of the San Diego SunFire say Thanks for making women’s football more than just a “passing fancy in San Diego!!!