The Breeze started off the 2017 season on a high-note, beating 4-time defending division champions Toronto Rush, 32-21. A few local photographers were on hand to document the game, capturing some incredible shots of the action. Our thanks go out to Kevin Wolf, Rob Gilmor, and Joe Newman for their hard work Sunday afternoon!
Here is the full game video of our first game of the 2017 season vs the Toronto Rush. This was the first AUDL Game of the Week of the 2017 season, and was also the first ever AUDL game broadcast on a national cable network. Watch it on audl.tv or Eleven Sports (formerly One World Sports — Verizon FIOS #597, DirecTV #623, etc.) on the following replay dates: 11:00pm Sunday…
WASHINGTON D.C. – The weather could not have been more perfect and the play of the home team rivaled the perfection, as the DC Breeze throttled the Toronto Rush in their season opener 32-21 at Hotchkiss Field. It was a day when a big and festive crowd including DC Mayor Muriel Bowser and AUDL Commissioner Steve Gordon came out to see a big performance, and the Breeze certainly did not…
The Breeze have partnered with the American Ultimate Academy to provide Free T-Shirts to the first 150 fans at tomorrow’s season opener! Gates open at 12:45pm along with concessions and youth clinic, and the School of Rock house band will perform at 1pm. Opening ceremonies begin at approximately 1:45pm. TICKETS
On Sunday, April 9, 2017, the DC Breeze will host their 2017 American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL) Season Opener vs Eastern Conference rivals Toronto Rush at Hotchkiss Field, historic Gallaudet University. The Breeze will have a very special guest to toss out the ‘First Disc’. This game will be nationally televised on broadcast cable network Eleven Sports, and will be live-streamed worldwide via the www.audl.tv/ network. To purchase tickets to this game, please visit thedcbreeze.com/tickets.
The AUDL announced a new media partnership this morning that will put league’s games live on broadcast cable television for the first time. Eleven Sports Network will air all 18 AUDL Game of the Week broadcasts—13 regular season and 5 playoff games—on their cable channel beginning with the Breeze-Toronto game this Sunday.
Podcast host Greg Esser chats with new head coach Darryl Stanley about his move to DC from Philadelphia, today’s brand new signings, and his expectations for the 2017 AUDL season.
2017 Opening Day advance tickets are $10 ($14 at gate). Season Ticket Packages start at $39.
Also, thx for coming out last night! …
Exclusive Meet The Team Gathering for Season Ticket Holders: Friday 4/7 at Big Board 6:30pm-8pm (you have the info — and if not, you still have time to pick up your season ticket and join us)
DC Ultimate Season Kickoff Party! Friday 4/7 at Big Board 8pm+: More Info Here
The Breeze completed their 2017 extended roster with the announcement of 14 additional players today. It’s a mix of young and veteran talent including one 18-year old still in high school (Malks) and two who return to the Breeze after very successful 2014 campaigns followed by a 2-year hiatus (Solis and Nam).
Ultiworld released its inaugural “Streamability Rankings” yesterday, a subjective assessment and subsequent ranking of the interest and watchability of all 24 AUDL teams based on categories such as chance of playoffs, chance of close games, cool factor, and star power. Ultiworld selected resurgent home town heroes New York Empire #1. Here in DC we’re #6 in the AUDL Power Rankings, but #3 in Charlie’s heart.