Philadelphia, PA -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/09/2016 -- Pete Ciarrocchi, Co-Owner of the Philadelphia Soul of the Arena Football League (AFL), is pleased to congratulate his team on their 63-41 first round playoff victory over the Tampa Bay Storm.
"The guys were terrific," Ciarrocchi said. "We're all looking forward to another stellar performance against Jacksonville," he added.
The Philadelphia Soul's next game will be for the American Conference championship, the winner of which will move on to play in Arenabowl XXIX for the AFL championship. The game will be against the Jacksonville Sharks, a team the Soul defeated 56-42 during the regular season last June.
Pete Ciarrocchi is encouraging all football fans in Philadelphia and its neighboring communities to come out to the PPL Center in Allentown this Sunday, August 14th, to support the Philadelphia Soul on their quest to win the second championship in the team's history.
Those who attend the game should stop by Chickie's & Pete's to enjoy a drink and some of their world famous Crabfries® as they watch a high-energy, action-packed contest between two of the AFL's premier franchises.
According to Pete Ciarrocchi, "It's going to be a blast. Everyone loves a good game, and we'll have something down here for everyone. Bring the family or come with some friends. You won't leave disappointed!"
Learn more about the Philadelphia Soul on the team's website and find the nearest Chickie's & Pete's location at http://chickiesandpetes.com/locations/ to find out what makes them ESPN's #1 rated sports bar.
About Pete Ciarrocchi
Pete Ciarrocchi is the Chairman and CEO of Chickie's & Pete's Crab House & Sports Bar, and a proud owner of the Philadelphia Soul Arena Football League team ownership group. Ciarrocchi serves on the Aria Jefferson Health Legacy Board, Board of Trustees, as well as the 3B Orthopaedic Board of Directors. He is the Secretary and Treasurer of the Brent Celek Take Flight Foundation and is the Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the 1492 Society. He is an active member of The Polish-American String Band. He also participates in many philanthropic ventures.