Florida Stingrays

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Florida Stingrays
Established 2007
Play in Fort Myers, Florida
at the Evangelical Christian School football field. (outdoor)
League/conference affiliations
American Indoor Football Association (2008)

Southern Amateur Football Association (2012)

United Football Federation of America (2013-present)
Team colorsGarnet, Gold, White
General managerJay Lawrence
Head coachChris Morant
Team history
  • Florida Stingrays (2008-present)
League championships (0)
Conference championships (0)
Division championships (0)
Home arena(s)
  • Lee County Civic Center (2008, 2012)
  • Rutenberg Park (outdoor, 2013-2019)
  • Evangelical Christian School football field (2020)

The Florida Stingrays were an amateur football team in the American Indoor Football Association and United Football Federation of America. They were once a 2008 expansion team of the American Indoor Football Association, where they played their home games at the Lee County Civic Center. [1]


2008 Season

The Stingrays were the only winless team in the AIFA in 2008. [2] After the season, the majority owner of the team left, and the team suspended operations. [3]

2012 Season

The Florida Stingrays were scheduled to play in 2012 at Germain Arena but hoped to play at Lee County Civic Center for the Southern Indoor Football League. [4] Instead, they became an amateur team and joined the Southern Amateur Football Association.


Season records
SeasonWLTFinishPlayoff results
Florida Stingrays (AIFA)
200801404th WC Southern--
Florida Stingrays (SAFA)
20126402nd South DivisionLoss Quarterfinal (Gainesville Gators)

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  1. Bleich, Carl (14 March 2008). "Stingrays set to open season". Fort Myers News-Press. p. C3.
  2. "Stingrays hope to avoid 0-14".
  3. "Indoor football Stingrays may skip '09".
  4. Stingrays work toward return