FRISCO, TX — the Dallas Stars announced today a new partnership with the Steve Germain familyowners of Frisco Fighters of the Indoor Football League (IFL), to manage the commercial operations of the Fighters for the 2022 season.
Under the agreement, the Dallas Stars will manage sales and marketing for the Fighters franchise, which will enter its second season playing home games at the Comerica Center in Frisco, Texas. The venue is owned and operated by the Dallas Stars organization.
“My family loves indoor football for its entertainment, affordability and family experience,” said Steve Germain. “There is no doubt that the expertise and talent of the Dallas Stars organization will help us bring world-class entertainment to Frisco.”
“This partnership is a win for everyone involved,” said IFL Commissioner Todd Tryon. “I’m thrilled to see the value the Stars will bring not only to the Frisco Fighters but also to the IFL!”
Season passes and single tickets will go on sale at a later date. Until then, fans can sign up for the Frisco Fighters “Takeoff” Priority List by visiting FriscoFighters.com/Takeoff. Priority Take-Off List members will automatically be included in future Frisco Fighters email notifications and will have access to ticket presales before the general public.
The Frisco Fighters kick off their 2022 season on the road against defending champion Massachusetts Pirates on March 12. The Frisco Fighters’ first home game at the Comerica Center is Friday, April 1 at 7:35 p.m. against the Bismarck Bucks.
ABOUT THE GERMAIN FAMILY
The Steve Germain family is in its fourth generation of car dealership owners and operators, and has 20 dealerships in its portfolio spread across the United States. Since 2010, Germain Motor Company has been named Best Auto Dealership by readers of 614 magazine. Germain is also on the Wards e-Dealer Top 100 list, which ranks dealerships across the United States based on total sales volume on Internet for new and used vehicles. Germain is the only dealer group in Columbus, OH to receive top honors.
ABOUT THE INDOOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE (GOIFL.com)
The Indoor Football League is the highest level of professional indoor football in the United States. The IFL is the oldest indoor soccer league in America and the second oldest professional soccer league in the United States, after the National Soccer League. The IFL was founded in 2009 and is entering its 14th season of play in 2022.
The IFL is the undisputed leader of professional indoor football leagues in the world, with the best indoor football players and coaches in the world. Over 100 IFL players have signed contracts with NFL or CFL teams, by far the most of any indoor football league. The IFL attracts higher caliber athletes than any American football league other than the NFL.