I got an email from my good buddy from the Renegades letting me know it was now official. They are now part of the IWFL. Here is part of the news article from the IWFL website.
IWFL Welcomes Tennessee Valley Tigers
August 12, 2008
Austin TX –The Independent Women’s Football League is proud to announce that the Tennessee Valley Tigers have been awarded a full membership license and will join the league’s growing roster of teams for the 2009 season.
The Tennessee Valley Tigers come to the IWFL as a new team, however the individuals that comprise the management, staff, and roster of this new team have been involved with the sport since it’s inception in 2000. The Tigers will be placed in the IWFL Eastern Conference where they will face solid competition from some of the most exciting teams in the sport like the Clarksville Fox and Atlanta Xplosion.
“The members of this team are well known in the women’s football world. Over the years they have built a reputation as founding players and stayed true to the sport for nearly a decade. We are very pleased to welcome them into the IWFL family,” said Kezia Disney, IWFL Chief Operating Officer.
“Our players and coaching staff look forward to competing against some of the great teams that the IWFL has to offer” stated Tennessee Valley Tigers Delegate Carlos Mathews.
The Tennessee Valley Tigers are Huntsville, Alabama’s women’s tackle football team. Founded in 2008, the new team business hopes to elevate women’s football in the Tennessee Valley region by providing the best opportunity for players and fans to enjoy the sport at its top level. The Tigers enter the 2009 season with a veteran staff and roster (formerly associated with another local team) returning to compete in a new league.
For more information about the Tennessee Valley Tigers, contact the team at: