Wire | Rattlers Host SaberCats in National Conference Showdown

August 8th, 2014

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RATTLERS HOST SABERCATS IN NATIONAL CONFERENCE SHOWDOWN AUGUST 10

Fans encouraged to wear black attire for “Black Out”

The Arizona Rattlers will host the San Jose SaberCats in a National Conference Championship showdown this Sunday, August 10 at 5 p.m. at US Airways Center.

The Rattlers have brought out their signature black helmets, reserved solely for playoff games. To celebrate, fans are strongly encouraged to wear black attire to participate in a “blackout” for Sunday’s game.

“Playoffs are an exciting time not only for the organization but for the fans,” said Rattlers president, Joe Windham. “A blackout is a great way to get everyone in the playoff spirit and bring that home field advantage to Sunday’s game.”

Tickets are still available for purchase, including a limited amount of Family 4 Packs and Buddy Packs.  Family 4 Packs include four tickets, four hot dogs and four sodas while a Buddy Pack will get you two tickets, two polish dogs and two beers.

The winner of Sunday’s game will advance to ArenaBowl XXVII set to be played Saturday, August 23.

Feature image courtesy of Barry Gossage/Arizona Rattlers.