Norfolk Nighthawks

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Norfolk Nighthawks
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Norfolk Nighthawks
Founded 1999
Folded 2003
League AF2
Conference American
Division Atlantic
Based in Norfolk, Virginia
Arena Norfolk Scope

The Norfolk Nighthawks are a now-defunct charter member of the AF2. They played their home games at The Norfolk Scope Arena in Norfolk, Virginia. After a very impressive inaugural season, the Nighthawks never made it back to the playoffs and ceased all operations after the 2003 Af2 season. The Nighthawks coaches were: Deatrich Wise (2000-01), Mike Buck (2002), and Rick Frazier (2003). The assistant coaches were: Ron Hill, Offensive Coordinator, Ed Cunningham, Line coach, Keith Easley, Defence and Quality Control and Rich Salzer, Special Teams. The primary owners were: Kenny Easley, Jr (2000-02), Bruce Smith (2000-03) and Billy Mann, who was also the General Manager. Patricia Easley and Adianna Manzella were the front office leaders. Corporate Sales was covered by Don Mears, Sr.

Season-By-Season[edit]

Season W L T Finish Playoff results
2000 11 7 0 2nd AC Won Round 1 (Norfolk 41, Jacksonville 28)
Lost Semifinals (Quad City 75, Norfolk 27)
2001 8 8 0 3rd AC Northeast --
2002 8 8 0 3rd AC Atlantic --
2003 8 8 0 3rd AC Atlantic --
Totals 35 31 0 (including playoffs)

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