TAMPA - The Jacksonville Sharks (3-6) make the trip to Florida's Gulf Coast this week for a matchup with the Tampa Bay Storm (3-6) on Saturday, May 24. Kickoff from Tampa Bay Times Forum is set for 7:30 p.m.
This is the second meeting between the Sharks and Storm this season, as Jacksonville defeated Tampa Bay by a 60-41 count on Sea Best Field back in Week 5. The Sharks have enjoyed success against this in-state rival, holding an 8-1 edge in the all-time regular season series. Including Jacksonville's victory over Tampa Bay in the first round of the 2013 playoffs, the Sharks have won five consecutive games against the Storm.
Please see below for details regarding the many methods that you may use to keep up with the game.
Saturday's game will air live on CBS Sports Network. This is the second of the Sharks' four scheduled appearances on national television this season. Fans who are unfamiliar with the location of CBS Sports Network in their channel lineup may utilize this online Channel Finder.
The Sharks' radio broadcast of Saturday's game will air live on AM 600 WBOB, with Steve Berrey, Joshua Jackson 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.
Due to CBS Sports Network broadcast exclusivity, there will be no online webcast of this week's game.
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 Saturday'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 Tampa!
After a bye week, the Sharks return to Jacksonville to host the Spokane Shock on Saturday, June 7. Kickoff on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena is set for 3:00 p.m. As part of Education Appreciation Night, all school teachers, administrators and empoyees are eligible for Buy One, Get One Free tickets for this game only. The Sharks are also offering a FREE ticket to all elementary school students with the purchase of a parent ticket. For more information, please visit jaxsharkstickets.com or call the Sharks Ticket Office at (904) 621-0700.
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 $105. 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.