Kickers release schedule for 20th season

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Fresh off a season where they knocked off a pair of MLS teams, the Kickers are ready to celebrate their 20th season in 2012.

Wednesday they released their schedule for the special year. Leigh Cowlishaw also said that the team is returning most of their players for next year.  They are adding a powerful scorer named Jason Yeishley, who has MLS experience.  He is still negotiating a contract with longtime goaltender and fan-favorite Ronnie Pascale.


Saturday April 7 CHARLESTON BATTERY 5:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Saturday April 14 @ Charleston Battery 7:30 PM Blackbaud Stadium
Saturday April 21 ORLANDO CITY LIONS 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Saturday April 28 @ Orlando City Lions 7:30 PM Florida Citrus Bowl
Saturday May 5 @ Dayton Dutch Lions 7:30 PM Miami Valley South Stadium
Saturday May 12 HARRISBURG CITY ISLANDERS 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Saturday May 19 @ Pittsburgh Riverhounds 7:00 PM Chartiers Valley High School
Saturday May 26 WILMINGTON HAMMERHEADS 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Friday June 1 @ Harrisburg City Islanders 7:00 PM Skyline Sports Complex
Saturday June 2 @ Rochester Rhinos 7:05 PM Sahlen's Stadium
Saturday June 9 CHARLOTTE EAGLES 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Friday June 15 @ Wilmington Hammerheads 7:30 PM Legion Stadium
Saturday June 16 @ Charlotte Eagles 8:00 PM Charlotte Christian Stadium
Saturday June 23 ROCHESTER RHINOS 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Tuesday July 3 LOS ANGELES BLUES 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Saturday July 7 @ Wilmington Hammerheads 7:30 PM Legion Stadium
Friday July 13 PITTSBURGH RIVERHOUNDS 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Saturday July 21 DAYTON DUTCH LIONS 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Friday July 27 @ Charlotte Eagles 7:00 PM Charlotte Christian Stadium
Saturday July 28 CHARLOTTE EAGLES 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Friday August 3 ANTIGUA BARRACUDA FC 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Saturday August 11 HARRISBURG CITY ISLANDERS 7:00 PM Richmond City Stadium
Friday August 17 @ Antigua Barracuda FC 7:00 PM Sticky Wicket Stadium
Sunday August 19 @ Antigua Barracuda FC 4:30 PM Sticky Wicket Stadium