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We are moving forward together as a collective unit. No head coach will be named, instead, we will go into 2021 sharing responsibilities as a coaching staff. We are pleased to announce our 2021 coaching staff, all of which are returning members of the organization:
  • Brandon Sesay-Defensive Coordinator
  • Gabe Martinez-Director of Scouting/Assistant Coach
  • Calvin Knighten- Assistant GM/Offensive Coordinator
Each of these coaches will round out their staff in the coming days.
Let's get this championship together Warbird Nation!
With the addition of the Wyoming Mustangs to the CIF, we now have a revised schedule. We will still see you all on April 10th as we welcome the Ft. Worth Blaze to town for our inaugural home game!

WICHITA, Kan. – The Wichita Force are proud to announce Veteran Indoor Football Coach, Pat Pimmel to lead the Force for the 2020 Season.

Coach P starts his career with The Force for the 2020 season, with extensive coaching experience in Professional Indoor Football. In 2019, Pimmel was announced as the Head Coach for the Saint Louis Stampede in The National Grid Iron League. He recruited a team who was ranked #1 in the preseason, however the NGL postponed the season. With nearly 30 years of coaching experience, he brings a wide range of technical knowledge and professional maturity to the team. In 2015, Pimmel was brought in to finish the season for the St. Louis Attack of the X-League. He reversed a losing record and finished with a respectable 3d place finish, winning the last 3 out of 4 games. Before the Attack, Pimmel served as an Offensive Coordinator for the Orlando Predators, under Head Coach and famous Chicago Bear player Doug Plank. Pimmel spent the previous four seasons with the Indoor Football League

During the 2019 Season, The Force were led by interim co-Head Coaches amist longtime Force Head Coach Morris Lolar’s sudden departure to join the coaching staff for the Montreal Alouettes. Coach P is excited to bring a successful season back to Wichita.

 “I have to recruit good players, on and off the field. Get a good staff. Be giving to the community, and the results will fall in our favor.”

Pimmel is also excited to lead the team full force. “The first and most important thing I evaluate is their professionalism. Without a doubt.”

The Wichita Force are looking forward to the 2020 season under Pimmel’s leadership.  “We are glad to have Pat as our head coach. His background and knowledge of the game is proven, and he will provide great leadership for the team. We have great expectations and feel confident that Pat will be successful moving forward getting ready for the season,” says Jeff Martin, Managing Partner of the Wichita Force.

Stay tuned for more surprise announcements. Additional details will be announced as they become available. 

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The new indoor football franchise coming to the Permian Basin revealed its name and logos on Wednesday. In a fan vote, West Texas Warbirds was chosen as the moniker of the new team.

Warbirds was chosen over the other naming options of Warriors, Law, Outlawz and Thunder.

The team colors of red, white ,and blue represent the Texas flag, with a "desert sand" gold accent. The team logos feature a fierce looking fighter plane.

The Warbirds are a professional team and part of the Champions Indoor Football League.

They will play their first game at 7 p.m. on March 14, 2020 inside the Ector County Coliseum.

We are proud to have signed local product CJ Carrillo. CJ played at Midland High and Langston University. He will help anchor our offensive line for the 2020 season!! He will come to camp to compete with 34 other guys for a spot on our 20 man active roster! This was very important that our first official signing came from our area! Congrats CJ!

We have agreed in principle with 4 other players and their official announcements will be coming soon!

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