NAL releases 2021 schedule

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ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The National Arena League released its 2021 schedule on Monday afternoon. The NAL will host seven teams playing a 14 game slate over 17 weeks.

The Albany Empire playing their first season in the NAL will open against Orlando on Saturday April 3rd. The regular season concludes July 24th.

The championship game will be hosted by the team with the highest remaining seed, it is set to be played the weekend of August 14th.

The full schedule is below

WEEK 1
Sat.   April 3 – Jacksonville @ Carolina
Sat.   April 3 – Orlando @ Albany
Mon. April 5 – Jersey @ Ontario

BYE: Columbus

WEEK 2
Sat.   April 10 – Columbus @ Albany
Sun.  April 11 – Jersey @ Carolina

BYE: Jacksonville, Ontario, Orlando

WEEK 3
Fri.    April 16 – Carolina @ Columbus
Sat.   April  17 – Jacksonville @ Orlando
Mon. April  19 – Albany @ Ontario

BYE: Jersey

WEEK 4
Sat.   April 24 – Jersey @ Jacksonville
Sat.   April 24 – Orlando @ Carolina
Sun.  April 25 – Ontario @ Columbus

BYE: Albany

 WEEK 5
Sat.   May 1 – Albany @ Jersey
Sat.   May 1 – Columbus @ Jacksonville
Mon. May 3 – Ontario @ Orlando

BYE: Carolina

WEEK 6
Sat.   May 8 – Albany @ Jacksonville
Sat.   May 8 – Carolina @ Jersey
Sat.   May 8 – Orlando @ Columbus
BYE: Ontario

WEEK 7
Sat.   May 15 – Jersey @ Orlando
Sat.   May 15 – Ontario @ Albany
Sun.  May 16 – Jacksonville @ Carolina

BYE: Columbus

WEEK 8
Sat.   May 22 – Carolina @ Albany
Sat.   May 22 – Jacksonville @ Ontario
Sat.   May 22 – Columbus @ Jersey

BYE: Orlando

WEEK 9
Sat.   May 29 – Columbus @ Orlando
Sun.   May 30 – Ontario @ Jersey

BYE: Carolina, Jacksonville, Albany

WEEK 10
Fri.   June 4 – Carolina @ Ontario
Fri.   June 4 – Jacksonville @ Columbus
Sat.  June 5 – Albany @ Orlando

BYE: Jersey

WEEK 11
Sat.  June 12 – Orlando @ Jacksonville
Sat.  June 12 – Carolina @ Columbus
Sat.  June 12 – Jersey @ Albany

BYE: Ontario

WEEK 12
Sat.  June 19 – Jersey @ Columbus
Sat.  June 19 – Albany @ Carolina
Sat.  June 19 – Ontario @ Orlando

BYE: Jacksonville

WEEK 13
Sat.  June 26 – Ontario @ Carolina
Sat.  June 26 – Albany @ Jacksonville
Sun.  June 27 – Orlando @ Jersey

BYE: Columbus

WEEK 14
Fri.    July 2 – Carolina @ Orlando
Sat.  July 3 – Jacksonville @ Albany
Sun. July 5 – Columbus @ Ontario

BYE: Jersey

WEEK 15
Sat.   July 10 – Jacksonville @ Jersey
Sat.   July 10 – Columbus @ Carolina
Mon. July 12 – Orlando @ Ontario

BYE: Albany

WEEK 16
Sat.  July 17 – Orlando @ Albany
Sat.  July 17 – Ontario @ Jacksonville
Sat.  July 17 – Columbus @ Jersey

BYE: Carolina

WEEK 17
Sat. July 24 – Albany @ Columbus
Sat. July 24 – Jersey @ Ontario
Sat. July 24 – Carolina @ Jacksonville

BYE: Orlando

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