The Duke City Gladiators just wrapped up their inaugural season about three weeks ago and springboarded CIF offensive leader, quarterback Kasey Peters, to the next level.
Peters signed with the Arena Football League’s (AFL) Las Vegas Outlaws on Friday. The 6- foot-3Rocky Mountain College alumnus from Newport Beach, Calif., has been assigned to the Las Vegas Outlaws, who are in their inaugural season.
” We are thrilled another one of our players has moved up. That is always the goal,” Gladiators head coach Dominic Bramante said in a statement provided by the team. “Other AFL teams should look at our roster because we have gems.”
Peters officially announced his move via his Facebook page: “All of the hard work finally paid off. Through all the ups and downs of the last three years, including a nine month rehab after a torn Achilles to get ready for this year, I signed my contract with the Las Vegas Outlaws.”
Peters’ 239.8 passing yards and 238.2 yards of total offense per game led the Champions Indoor Football League.He finished the season with 34 touchdown passes and one rushing touchdown.