Mayor Buddy Dyer names March 23-29 Orlando Predators Week

Photo by Dario Guzman
Photo by Dario Guzman

ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer proclaimed the week of March 23-29 as Orlando Predators Week in advance of the team's season opener Sunday at the Amway Center.

Dyer recognized the team and owner David Siegel during a City Council meeting Monday, thanking them for their commitment to the community.

Sunday's game, which kicks off at 7 p.m. against the Philadelphia Soul, is dedicated to active military and veterans.

Lee Greenwood will perform at the game, where two special World War II veterans will be recognized.

The season opener will be nationally televised on ESPN 2.