INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – MyINDY-TV 23 brings Indy Eleven soccer action to homes in Central Indiana with the first game of the season this Saturday at 7:00 p.m.
“We are very excited to bring this level of professional soccer into Central Indiana homes,” said Jeff White, president and general manager of MyINDY-TV and WISH-TV. “We look forward to providing viewers a front row seat to all Indy Eleven home games during their inaugural 2014 season. MyINDY-TV and WISH-TV have a tradition and the experience in producing some of our communities’ elite events such as Butler Basketball, the 500 Festival Mini Marathon and Parade and the annual Circle City Classic Parade. This Indy Eleven partnership continues our commitment to producing the highest caliber local sports and event programming for our viewers. We look forward to a successful season together.”
Live coverage of the first regular season home game starts at 7:00 p.m. with the Indy Eleven pre-game show on MyINDY-TV 23, hosted by 24-Hour News 8 anchors Brooke Martin, Dustin Grove and Amanda Maynard. Live action of Indy Eleven vs. Carolina Railhawks starts at 7:30 p.m., with play-by-play announcers Greg Rakestraw and Brad Hauter. Stay tuned for Brooke, Dustin and Amanda immediately following the game as they host “The Central Indiana Honda Dealers Post-Game Show,” followed by 24-Hour News 8 at 10 on MyINDY-TV 23.
“MyINDY-TV 23 has shown tremendous interest not only in airing Indy Eleven matches, but also in helping the club continue our outreach into the community,” said Indy Eleven President/General Manager Peter Wilt. “MyINDY-TV’s airing of our entire home schedule will become the best Indy Eleven commercial possible and show fans across Central Indiana just how unique and passionate an environment our supporters will create game in and game out.”
Soccer fans across Central Indiana will be able to catch more than half the regular season matches in 2014 over the local airwaves thanks to this partnership with Indy Eleven. MyINDY-TV will produce and broadcast Indy Eleven home games from IUPUI’s Michael A. Carroll Stadium live over-the-air.
A detailed TV broadcast schedule, information about tickets, team roster, and more can be found at the Indy Eleven page on WISHTV.com.