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Monday with Milton

I’m all over the place today.  I’m calling it “miscellaneous Monday” because I’m a bit scattered today with a variety of issues on my mind. Let’s start with the fun stuff… Albany wins ArenaBowl 32 title Remember the Arena Football League?  No?  Well, they played ArenaBowl 32 last night...

Nashville Sports Loses Nightwatch gains Power

Most people won’t hear about it on the local news but the more obscure sports in the Music City has lost one franchise but gained another recently. The Nashville Nightwatch professional ultimate frisbee team announced this week that they will no longer field a team in the American Ultimate...

Obscure Sports Report (6/13/18)

The Saskatchewan Rush won their third National Lacrosse League (NLL) title in Game 3 of the championship series against the Rochester Knighthawks.  Jeff Shattler scored four goals in the series-deciding game in the 15-10 win.  For the Rush, the win was particularly sweet redemption after having their two-year reign...

Obscure Sports Page

The Obscure Sports Page is a weekly report of sports leagues in the United States that are unique or get little coverage from the sports media. American 7s Football League (A7FL) – The league will get national exposure on ELEVEN Sports Network on Sunday, July 9th for the A7FL...

Obscure Sports News

Are you ready for some “women’s” football?  It’s not September but some women’s teams have taken the field to kick off their spring seasons and it isn’t a fashion statement or for the faint-of-heart. The local Music City Mizfits defeated the Knoxville Lightning, 36-14, on Saturday.  The Mizfits, members...

Nightwatch Drop Home Opener To Atlanta

The Nashville Nightwatch hosted the Atlanta Hustle in their American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL) home opener on Saturday night at Hunter Lane High School in front of over 175 fans.  After playing even in the first quarter, 9-9, the Nightwatch had some key turnovers to allow the Hustle to...

Obscure Sports Report

The American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL) took flight for its’ sixth season with 24 teams.   The Dallas Roughnecks began their title defense on Saturday when they opened with a 21-17 win over their in-state rivals, Austin Sol.  The Jacksonville Cannons scored 40 goals in their 40-23 win over the...

Major League Ultimate Is Grounded

The lesser known professional ultimate frisbee league has announced that they were suspending operations indefinitely when its investors pulled their funding.  Major League Ultimate (MLU) was formed in 2012 when the Philadelphia Spinners left the American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL) after disagreements on how the league was run.  The...