The Modesto ManiaX joined the Independent Women’s Football League just in time for the 2009 season to play against teams like the Sacramento Sirens, California Quake and the Oakland Banshees. WFB Talk had the pleasure to talk with new Owner/Delegate Dineen Goodwin as well as Head Coach Butch McNeil on Sunday’s show .
The ManiaX is made up of first year veterans from a previous team and looks to add additional players at their first tryouts to be held on Saturday, October 11th.
From the IWFL website:
IWFL Welcomes Modesto Maniax
September 10, 2008
Austin TX –The Independent Women’s Football League is proud to announce that the Modesto Maniax have been awarded a full membership license and will join the league’s growing roster of teams for the 2009 season.
The Modesto Maniax comes to the IWFL as a new team. The Maniax will be placed in the IWFL Western Conference where they will face solid competition from some of the most exciting teams in the sport like the Sacramento Sirens, California Quake and Oakland Banshees.
“This is a really exciting new team. They have created a solid foundation on which to build women’s football in the San Joaquin Valley. With the support they have from their community, this new team is going to do big things!” said Laurie Frederick, IWFL Chief Executive Officer.
“I am so thrilled to be involved with the IWFL. Our team is new and can’t wait for the practices and season to start. Everyone here is ready to play!” stated Modesto Maniax Delegate Dineen Goodwin.
The Modesto Maniax is Modesto, California’s women’s tackle football team. The new team business hopes to elevate women’s football in the Modesto area by providing the best opportunity for players and fans to enjoy the sport at its top level.
For more information about the Modesto Maniax, contact the team at: www.modestomaniax.com or 209 204-4467