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FOLLOW SATURDAY'S SHARKS GAME LIVE

05/09/2014 2:41 PM -

DES MOINES - The Jacksonville Sharks (2-5) head to the midwest this week for a matchup with the Iowa Barnstormers (4-3) on Saturday, May 10. Kickoff from Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines is set for 8:05 p.m.

This will be the Sharks' first trip to Iowa's home arena in franchise history, as each of the three previous matchups between the two teams came in Jacksonville on Sea Best Field. The Sharks are a perfect 3-0 against Iowa all-time, defeating the Barnstormers once in each of the 2011, 2012 and 2013 seasons. Most recently, the Sharks topped the Barnstormers by a 40-34 count in Week 5 of the 2013 campaign.

Please see below for details regarding the many methods that you may use to keep up with the game.


Radio Broadcast

The Sharks' radio broadcast of Saturday
's game will air live on AM 600 WBOB, with Steve Berrey, Steve Curran and Zander Kean on the call. You may listen to the broadcast by either tuning your radio to AM 600, or streaming the broadcast on our website by clicking THIS LINK.

Following the game, fans will have the opportunity to participate in the Florida Transfer & Storage Postgame Show. Fans wishing to call in to the show to share their thoughts on the game may do so by dialing 904-296-2590.



ESPN3 Webcast

Saturday's game will air live on ESPN3. Fans wishing to watch Saturday 's game online may do so by either visiting ESPN3.com or accessing the game via the WatchESPN app for mobile devices. For a direct link to Saturday's webcast, CLICK HERE. For more information about the AFL's partnership with ESPN3, as well as how to access the service, please visit
THIS LINK.


Live Stats

If you cannot watch or listen to the game by any of the above methods, you may keep track of all the action via live stats on the AFL website. To access stats for tonight's game, visit the front page of
arenafootball.com. At the top of the screen, just to the right of the league logo, you should see a menu that lists Saturday's games. Once you've found the listing for "Jacksonville Sharks", click the "Gametracker" button to launch the live stats window.


Social Media Updates

Finally, keep up with the Sharks all throughout the game on our social media platforms. Be sure to visit our
Facebook page or follow us on Twitter @jaxsharks to stay up on what's happening in Iowa!


Up Next

The Sharks return to Jacksonville to host the Orlando Predators on Saturday, May 17. Kickoff on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena is set for 7:00 p.m. As part of Military Appreciation Night, all military personnel (both active and retired) and their families are eligible for Buy One, Get One Free tickets for this game only. Tickets to this and all Sharks home games may be purchased by contacting the Sharks Ticket Office at (904) 621-0700 during normal business hours.


About the Jacksonville Sharks

The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the Arena Football League (AFL). The ArenaBowl XXIV and four-time South Division Champions are presented by Sea Best Seafood and play all home games on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Season Tickets for the 2014 season are now available, two tickets for as low as $121. To purchase your season tickets or for more information, please call (904) 621-0700. Follow the Sharks on facebook at facebook.com/jaxsharks and on Twitter @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at facebook.com/sharkattackdance and Chum at facebook.com/chumsharks.



About the AFL

Since its inception in 1987, the Arena Football League has showcased a fast-paced and exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets across the country. The ESPN family of networks and CBS Sports Network will nationally broadcast AFL games each week for the entire season. The AFL schedule then culminates with the ArenaBowl Championship game live on ESPN.