The Milwaukee Torrent is a professional American soccer team based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The team was founded in 2015 and played their inaugural season in 2016. The team plays in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), a national semi-professional league.
It was announced in a press conference on December 18, 2018, that Carlos Córdoba will be the Milwaukee Torrent's new head coach for the 2019 season.
|Full name||Milwaukee Torrent|
|Stadium||Hart Park (Wauwatosa, Wisconsin)|
|League||National Premier Soccer League|
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The 2016 National Premier Soccer League season was the 104th season of FIFA-sanctioned soccer in the United States, and the 14th season of the NPSL.2019 NPSL season
The 2019 National Premier Soccer League season is part of the 107th season of FIFA-sanctioned soccer in the United States and the 17th season of the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL). Miami FC, formerly "Miami FC 2," are the defending champion.2019 New York Cosmos season
The 2019 season will be the sixth year that the new Cosmos will be fielding a team. The club is coming out of hiatus after the NASL suspended operations for the 2018 season. Including the previous franchise, this will be the 20th season of a club entitled New York Cosmos playing professional soccer in the New York metropolitan area.Carlos Córdoba
Carlos "Cacho" Córdoba (born 5 November 1958) is a former Argentine footballer who played for Argentine club Boca Juniors and served as assistant coach of the Dallas Burn and head coach of the Miami Fusion. Córdoba played for Boca Juniors from the age 14 before moving to the United States in 1985 to begin his coaching career.Denver Dynamite (soccer)
The Denver Dynamite are an American Arena soccer team, founded in 2008.
The team was a charter member of the Professional Arena Soccer League (PASL-Pro), the first division of arena (indoor) soccer in North America before going on hiatus for 2010-11 and returning to the Premier Arena Soccer League (PASL-Premier) for the Winter 2011-12 season (initially as the Rocky Mountain Rattlers before reverting to their original name). The team's colors remain red, gold and blue.Drew Ruggles
Drew Christian Ruggles (born July 28, 1992) is an American soccer player who currently plays for Milwaukee Torrent and the Milwaukee Wave.Evansville Crush
The Evansville Crush was an American indoor soccer team, founded in 2010. The team was a member of the Premier Arena Soccer League (PASL-Premier), the development league for the Professional Arena Soccer League (PASL), and played in the Midwest Conference. They played their home matches at the Metro Sports Center in the city of Evansville, Indiana. In 2013, the team was replaced by the Evansville Kings but lasted only one season.F.C. Indiana (NPSL)
F.C. Indiana is an American men's soccer team based in Lafayette, Indiana, United States. Founded in 2000, the team compete in the Premier Arena Soccer League indoor soccer league. The Lions also play in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), a national outdoor league at the fourth tier of the American Soccer Pyramid.
The men's club are affiliated with the F.C. Indiana women's team.Grand Rapids FC
Grand Rapids FC is an American soccer club based in Grand Rapids, Michigan whose senior men's team plays in the National Premier Soccer League. The team was founded in 2014 and its first season was in 2015. It is funded by a group of supporters who purchase memberships to cover the operating expenses, as well as by local sponsors.Hart Park (Wauwatosa, Wisconsin)
Hart Park is a 19.5-acre (7.9 ha) park on the Menomonee River in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. Created in 1921 and originally known as City Park, the park has a football/soccer field, baseball diamond, field house, several tennis courts, a skate park, and nature trails. The athletic field is artificial turf, and is additionally used as the home field for the NCAA Marquette Golden Eagles lacrosse teams and, as of 2017, the Milwaukee Torrent soccer team of the NPSL.In 1960, to commemorate Wauwatosa's 125th anniversary, the common council named the park Charles Hart Park to recognize the city's founder.Houston Hotshots
The Houston Hotshots are a professional indoor soccer team in Houston, Texas. They play in the Premier Arena Soccer League (PASL) From 1994 to 1997 and 2000-2001, the Houston Hotshots were a full professional indoor soccer team in Houston, Texas. They played in the Continental Indoor Soccer League (CISL) from 1994 to 1997, and moved to the World Indoor Soccer League in 1999 after the CISL folded. The Hotshots folded in early 2001 after failing to attract new investors. On June 28, 2015, William Alsobrook filed the necessary paperwork to revive the club and announced his intention to field a team in the upcoming Premier Arena Soccer League season.Kalamazoo FC
Kalamazoo FC (KZFC) is a semi-professional soccer club from Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States. The club competes in the National Premier Soccer League, the fourth-tier soccer league of the American soccer pyramid. Soisson-Rapacz-Clason Field (also known as Mayor's Riverfront Stadium) serves as the club's home venue. It has a capacity for 2,200 spectators.Lansing United
Lansing United was an American amateur soccer club based in East Lansing, Michigan that competed in the Premier Development League and the National Premier Soccer League. The club's men's team folded after the 2018 season, with Lansing Ignite FC beginning play in USL League One. The club continued to field a women's team in United Women's Soccer.Muskegon Risers SC
The Muskegon Risers are an American soccer team based in Muskegon, Michigan. The team participate in the United Premier Soccer League for their outdoor season in the summer and Major Arena Soccer League 2 for their indoor season in the winter. The Kehren Stadium and The L. C. Walker Arena are home to the Risers for their outdoor and indoor seasons respectively. Ben Ritsema is the head coach of the Muskegon Risers.
In September 2017, followed by the merger between Premier League Of America and United Premier Soccer League it was announced that the team will play for the United Premier Soccer League's midwest conference in 2018.
On November 2, 2017 the club announced that it would take part in the inaugural season of Major Arena Soccer League 2.NPSL Founders Cup
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The Premier Arena Soccer League (PASL) is an indoor soccer league with amateur and semi-professional teams. PASL currently has four divisions across North America. The PASL was previously known as the Federation of Sports Arenas (FSA).Teams play in regional competition to keep travel costs to a minimum. The champion of each region then compete in a playoff tournament to decide the league champion.
PASL currently runs a men's winter and summer league as well as women's summer league. The winter league starts in December and ends in March. The summer league runs from May through early August.
PASL is an affiliated member of the Confederación Panamericana de Minifutbol.Real Phoenix FC
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Professional Indoor Team in the Professional Arena Soccer League and a reserve team in the Premier Arena Soccer League
Professional Futsal TeamAnd a Youth Soccer Academy for both outdoor soccer and Futsal.The team colors are Red, Black and Gold. Their Mottos are "Ordo Ab Chao (Order out of Chaos)" and "Virtus Junxit Mors Non Separabit (Whom virtue unites, death will not separate)". Their training facility is at Marc Atkinson Middle School in Phoenix.
Originally based at the Barney Family Sports Complex in Queen Creek, Arizona, the team began played the final two home games of the 2012–13 season at the Arizona Sports Complex in Glendale, Arizona.Vitesse Dallas
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Sports teams based in Wisconsin
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