MEDIA ALERT - 5.28.21
Ownership and Management of Napa Valley 1839 FC are announcing the start of the summer season. This Saturday, June 5 will mark the first game, as 1839 take on FC Davis. “We are excited and honored to have the first 200 fans tickets already purchased by Perfect Puree Napa Valley. They wanted to welcome the Napa community back buy paying the $10 ticket price for the first fans.” -Coach Mark Corbett
Games will be played at Dodd Stadium, Justin Siena High School on Saturday evenings. Gates will open 5:30 p.m. with kickoffs at 7:00 p.m. Games June 5, June 19, July 10 & July 24.
Napa Valley 1839 FC Owner, Arik Housley said, “It feels great to get the team back on the field, and even more so, to help get any sense of normalcy back into our community.” He continued, “Providing a family-fun environment that is soccer centric has always been our goal, but we couldn’t do any of it without our sponsors.”
Sponsors include Mira Winery, Perfect Puree Napa Valley and Napa Valley Petroleum, who are all recognized on the teams uniform. Many others also continue to sponsor the team and get them the additional support needed to play. AUL, Morenita Market, Ranch Markets, Economy Market, Del Sur Mortgage to name a few. A special partnership with OLE Health which is great for us to help promote what they are doing in our community as well.
Mission: Napa Valley 1839 FC will act as the leader to promote a diverse, family-fun environment to showcase local players, inspire local youth and by growing the worlds most popular game.
Vision: Grow the game!
The NPSL is a growing league, currently 4th division professional in the United States. It is primarily considered Minor League Soccer. “The venue of Dodd Stadium at Justin Siena has been great. We offer Beer and Wine Garden at the game for the adults, and the kid-zone is a lot of fun too.”
1839 donates annually to fund the fee-assistance of families in need for soccer that can’t afford it. We also provide community events.