JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Arena football is back in Jacksonville for the first time since 2002. An announced crowd of more than 11,000 watched the Jacksonville Sharks dismantle the Orlando Predators by a score of 57-31.
The Sharks now have a (2-1) record through three games. Their next game is against the Tulsa Talons on Saturday, May 1st at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena.
On Friday night, Sharks quarterback Aaron Garcia, an arena football legend, threw 6 touchdown passes including 3 to Jomo Wilson.
Former Gator Dallas Baker hauled in his first touchdown reception of his arena football career. After helping the University of Florida win a national championship in 2006, Baker has spent parts of the last three seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers.