This Date in Sidekicks History

August 30

The Last Time It Happened

1997: The Sidekicks played their last ever match against the Detroit Safari.

Player Signed (new contract)

  • 1990: Wes McLeod
    • McLeod was seeking to become the 3rd highest paid player on the team, behind Tatu and Joe Papeleo.
    • Terms of his new contract were not disclosed.

Brought To You By the Number "3"

  • 1997: David Doyle, Nick Stavrou, and Rusty Troy all scored Hat Tricks on this night.
    • Doyle, Troy, and Stavrou each scored thier third goal back-to-back-to-back in the third quarter of the game.


Regular Season Games

Always Remember the First Time

1997: Rusty Troy scored 4 goals in a match for the first time in his career.