Soul Control Storm to Remain Undefeated at 9-0

Philadelphia PA: One of the Marquee games in the Arena Football league took center stage at the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia on Saturday Night as the 8-0 Philadelphia Soul took on the 7-1 Tampa Bay Storm. The Soul comes into game off win over Cleveland on June 10 while Tampa Bay enters battle against the Soul off a win over Washington also on June 10. The Winner of this game would get a Home game in the Playoffs. This game was broadcasted Nationally on CBS Sports Network with Dave Ryan, Sherdrick Bonner & Tina Cervasio Calling the action.

Tampa Bay won the toss & deferred to 2nd half & the Soul start the game with the ball and the Soul would score right away as QB Dan Raugabaugh finds WR Darius Reynolds from 11 Yards for 7-0 Lead. Tampa Bay answers the Soul score with WR joe Hills scores fgrom 13 yards to tie game at 7, Soul would strike Fast and retake the lead by Reynolds 2nd Score of game for 14-7. The Storm look to answer the score from the Soul but they fumble it away and Soul recover and they would make the Storm pay as RB Mykel Benson runs it in for 21-7 lead at the end of 1st quarter.

Soul would keep the Pressure on as Reynolds would catch his 3rd touchdown of 1st half as Soul would lead 28-7. The Storm is trying to stay in the game and they would score to get the lead down to 14 at 28-14 with 4:34 left in 2nd QTR. Storm would get a late score to end the 1st half as the Soul would lead 28-21 at halftime.

Tampa Bay got ball to start the 2nd half and they could not take advantage as the Soul would stop them on downs and the Soul would score and make thing very hard for the Storm to get back into the game. A crowd of 9,081 saw the Philadelphia Soul take it to Tampa Bay Storm by the score of 62-41 and with the win, the Soul clinched a home game in the playoffs. The Soul now go 9-0 on the season and now look to battle against Cleveland on June 24 and with the Loss, Tampa Bay falls to 7-2 on the season and they take on Washington on July 1.

Final Stats:

Philadelphia Soul:

QB Dan Raudabaugh: 15-21 for 209 Yards, 5 TD with 1 INT

RB Mykel Benson: 7 rush attempts for 22 yards and 4 rush TD

WR Darius Reynolds: 6 catches for 115 yards and 5 TD

Tampa Bay Storm:

QB Randy Hippeard: 28-45 for 324 Yards, 6 TD and 1 INT

RB LaMark Brown: 1 rush for 5 yards

WR Joe Hills: 12 catches for 161 Yards and 4 TD


Philadelphia WR Darius Reyolds

Philadelphia Soul DB James Romain:

Philadelphia Soul QB Dan Raudabaugh: