The DC Breeze welcome the New York Empire to Gallaudet University Saturday, May 7 at 6:30pm for the first of 3 matchups this season against our rivals from the Empire State. It’s College Competition Night, and also K-12 Night with big discounts for students and teachers! See below for details. Please come out and support DC Ultimate and the DC Breeze.
We are proud to present our 2016 Business Partners!
“By any measure, Toronto and DC’s battle to the brink was one of the AUDL’s most captivating games in the league’s history. Featuring two rosters packed with top-level talent, a couple coaches that will be leading their respective countries at Worlds in less than two months, and a gripping finish that culminated with one perfect, pinpoint scoober, the Rush and Breeze delivered the dramatic goods to an international audience.”
Alan Kolick was featured in an AUDL Off The Record this week. See it here: Kolick currently leads the Breeze in Assists (9), Completions (57),Touches (64), Catches (39), and Points Played (55). Here’s who Alan throws to, per ultianalytics.com:
The DC Breeze came back from a four-goal deficit late in the 4th quarter to even the game at 22 and force a riveting overtime. It took two overtimes, but in the end the Rush emerged with a 25-24 victory over the Breeze.
The replica jerseys have arrived! If you ordered a custom replica Breeze jersey, we have great news — they made it from our manufacturer in time for tomorrow’s big game. We’ll have a station set up at our merchandise tent, so please just bring your ID and pick it up so you can sport our colors in the stands!
Ultiworld and Nathan Jesson published an article Wednesday about the business and history behind the Breeze. The story begins way back in 2013 when, after a tumultuous first season, team founder Aaron Foreman kept the dream alive for his players by exploring some creative business ideas to help ensure that a 2014 season could happen for the AUDL in our nation’s capital.
“We see so many of our campers looking for players to look up to. The DC Breeze put on a fun show we know our campers will enjoy and the players are great role models for their character as well as their play.” The DC Breeze have partnered with Capital Ultimate Camp (CUC) to host and manage pre-game youth clinics before each Breeze home game during the 2016 season. The…
After months of speculation and pontification, podcast host Greg Esser finally gets to discuss some results from the 2016 version of the Breeze! The team took care of business April 10 with a 28-17 win over Ottawa, and 2nd year Breeze player and 2015 offensive stats leader Matt Kerrigan discusses the preparations and game day activities from that game along with the prospects for our upcoming match up with Toronto.
Breeze and local women’s players got together to teach Ultimate 7-8 graders at Holy Trinity School in DC earlier this month. There were four terrific sessions over 2 days, and 80+ kids left with new skills, knowledge about E.R.I.C., and a ticket each to the Breeze vs Toronto game April 23rd so they can experience top level ultimate in action after their training.