The Cleveland Gladiators and Raycom Media-owned television station WUAB – MY 43 The Block are pleased to announce that My 43 The Block will air two Cleveland Gladiators home games during the current 2014 Arena Football League regular season. The games – Saturday, June 14th at 7:00 PM vs. the New Orleans VooDoo and Saturday, July 19th at 7:00 PM vs. the Jacksonville Sharks will air live on WUAB My 43 The Block. The games will also be simulcast on the Gladiators radio flagship station 92.3 The Fan and will stream live on www.923thefan.com. Doug Plagens, "The Voice of the Gladiators" will handle the play-by play duties for the broadcasts and former Ohio State Buckeyes national championship winning Defensive Back, Dustin Fox, will handle the color commentary.
"We are extremely excited to have Gladiators Football games televised on WUAB – My 43 The Block," said Mike Ostrowski, SVP and Chief Operating Officer of the Gladiators. "With the exciting start to our season and the always entertaining Arena Football League action, there's no better time to get in the action to see the Gladiators. If you can't be at The Q, we're happy our fans will be able to catch every play on My 43 – The Block!"
"We're honored to bring the Cleveland Gladiators and their exciting, up-tempo brand of Arena Football to WUAB." Dominic Mancuso, Vice President and General Manager of WOIO and WUAB commented. "WUAB has a long history of over-the-air broadcasts of Cleveland sports including Indians, Cavaliers, and Lake Erie Monsters. We're proud to continue to be the free TV home of local sports."
To celebrate the WUAB – My 43 The Block - Gladiators partnership, for a limited time, fans can purchase a "BLOCK" (good for 6 lower bowl tickets to any Gladiators regular season home game) for ONLY $43 ($126 value). This special offer can only be purchased by calling the Gladiators Sales office at (216) 420-2222. Single game tickets for all 2014 Gladiators games are on-sale and can be purchased at ClevelandGladiators.com, by calling (216) 420-2222, visiting the Quicken Loans Arena Box Office or visiting any Northern Ohio Discount Drug Mart location.
The Cleveland Gladiators are part of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Quicken Loans Arena organization and also owned by a group led by Cavaliers Majority Owner and Quicken Loans Founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert. The group also owns and operates the Lake Erie Monsters of the American Hockey League playing at Quicken Loans Arena and the Canton Charge of the NBA Development League playing in nearby Canton, Ohio at the Canton Civic Center.