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Tuesday, March 1, 2011

2011 Season Preview for Max'd Kiz

Time to bring everyone up to speed!!! 2011 is going to be a very exciting paintball season for Sawyer and Max'd Kidz.

First, a shout out to our sponsorship family. Our Platinum Level Sponsors - Planet Eclipse will be supplying the team with Ego 11's and Geo2's as well as pants, gloves and jerseys, Ninja Paintball will be supplying the team with air systems, Camp Pendleton Paintball Park allows us to practice on their fields, Gen X Global will be supplying the team with pods, pods and more pods, DGX as a shop sponsor, PB Fashion will be supplying the team with headbands as well as other misc apparel, Derder Productions will be supplying the team with barrel bands and video coverage. Our Diamond Level Sponsors - KM Straps will be supplying the team with Spines for their loaders and goggle straps. Our Gold Level Sponsors - Ballerscafe, Cashack Reports, NuSkool Paintball, Paintball Photography, PBLive, Style Points, Tough Chrono are all thanked for their support be it through media, coaching help, or gear.

Second, a big thanks to our coach for the 2011 season, Rich Telford of Sacramento XSV. Rich will be working with the team on select weekends all season long in the 7 man format. We have already spent 1 weekend training with him and all I can say is WOW. If you need some coaching - part time - not just full time - CALL RICH!!! Email us for info.

Third - We will be playing our first event of the season next week - The RPL opener in Lake Elsinore (PSP style). We will also be playing all D League events (7 Man affiliate league to the NPPL) as well as 7 man in the NPPL itself. The team has officially moved up from D4 to D2.

Fourth - please allow me to introduce our roster:
Co Captain Larry Ceballos - Back
Co Captain Adam Erbeck - Back
Sawyer Smith - Back
Michael Hanson - Mid
Brandon Teunissen - Back
Brad Lombardo - Mid
Chris Hamilton - Front
Jay Soltani - Mid
James Escobar - Front

Fifth - Team photos will be taken this weekend. Stay tuned!

That's about it for the 2011 season. Wish us luck. Stay tuned for more info and updates about Sawyer and Max'd Kidz by checking the blog at Follow us on Twitter at smithpaintball. Friend us on FaceBook at sawyer dan jonah smith. Watch our YouTube videos at Tune in Wednesdays at 7 pm PST to watch the Sawyer Sez segment on Read the Sawyer Sez column each week at

Here are a few pics of Sawyer with some of his new gear until the team photo shoot this weekend.

Thanks to Derder and KM Straps

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