The Rampage will be opening up the 2015 NFA season against the Southern Tier Diesel this Saturday, May 30, at Exchange Field. Last year the Diesel finished 7-3 and won a bid to the NFA playoffs. Come on out and cheer on the Rampage as they look to make their way back to the NFA Championship game and claim the NFA title. Its championship or bust this year for the Lockport Rampage, and it starts this Saturday at Exchange Field. The game is under the lights, kickoff is at 7pm, and admission is $5.
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The Rampage will be holding a “Black & Gold” intrasquad scrimmage this coming Saturday, May 9th at 4pm at Exchange Field (Outwater Park). All fans are welcome as we showcase our 2015 before the beginning of the NFA season. Position battles are still on the line as the offense will face the defense. Players will get a shot to prove themselves and the team will be able to tune up before the home opener on May 30th. The event is free and there will be free pizza for fans.
Members of the Lockport Rampage were featured on Sports Magazine, hosted by Jim Slowey, on Lockport Community Television (LCTV), channel 20 (Time Warner). Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator James Mount discussed his plans for the upcoming season and the state of the team. Rampage players featured during the segment included WR Darrel Keith, LB Tom Covey, and LB/DE Marcus Wyche. You can catch a replay of the show at 7pm on Wednesday (the Rampage segment begins at 7:30pm) on LCTV channel 20. Click here to visit LCTV for more replay listings if you can’t catch it this Wednesday.
The Lockport Rampage dropped a close one to the Erie Express this past weekend, losing by a score of 17-16 after a late field goal gave Erie the lead. The contest was close throughout, but the Express were able to squeak a field goal through the uprights late in the fourth quarter to come away with the win. The ball hit the cross bar and bobbled through to give the Express the lead, and they held on for the final minutes to get the win.
Next up, the Rampage will hold an intrasquad scrimmage that is open to fans this coming Saturday, May 9th at 4pm at Exchange Field in Outwater Park. The Rampage open up their NFA season on May 30th at home against the Southern Tier Diesel.
The Lockport Rampage will open up their 2015 campaign this coming Saturday, May 2nd, as they travel to Erie, PA, to take on the Erie Express. The Express are a member of the Premier Amateur Football League (PAFL) which is based out of Ohio and has teams throughout Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. The Expressed finished the 2014 season at 10-2 and made the PAFL playoffs. Last year, the Rampage went 13-1 overall, with their only loss coming in the NFA championship game.
Kickoff is set for 5pm at Dollinger Field in Erie, PA. The field address is 501 West 12th Street, Erie, PA (see map below). From the Buffalo area, it is a straight drive down the I-90 West.
For the rest of the Rampage’s upcoming schedule, click here.
Roland Davis and James Mount discussed their plans and goals for the 2015 Rampage with Hashtag Sports host Mario Granata on Wednesday. Listen in on what members of the Rampage front office had to say about the upcoming season. Click the image below to listen to the podcast over at Hashtag Sports.
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