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Max Cook Joins the Sol

Beefing up on experience, the Sol are excited to announce Max Cook is joining the team for 2018! Max started playing ultimate in 1999 at Texas A&M University and in only his second year led Texas A&M out of the South Region to its first UPA College Nationals in Boston, MA.  Max went on to […]

Sol Sign Kiran Thomas

Veteran speedster, 2012 National Champion and all around awesome guy, Kiran Thomas, signed with the Austin Sol today. After eight years on Doublewide and being part of the 2015 US World Beach Mixed team, Kiran took some time off to spend with his family. Rejuvenated, and ready to make a difference in 2018, Kiran brings […]

Matt Bennett Joins Sol

We are pleased to announce that Matt Bennett will be joining the Austin Sol for 2018. Matt has long been the most exciting handler in Texas. Able to hit any point on the field in all wind conditions makes Matt dangerous anytime he touches the disc, with the scoober being his trademark throw. Many people […]

Announcing 2018 Head Coach

The Austin Sol are proud to announce Ryan Bigley, “Bigs”, as the Head Coach for the Austin Sol. Bigs has been an integral part of the teams first two years, playing in 2016 and acting as assistant coach in 2017. Bigs brings a fiery competitiveness to go along with his years of experience. Bigs started […]

In-N-Out Burger Supports 2018 Sol

The Austin Sol are pleased to announce In-N-Out Burger as a sponsor for the 2018 season. Founded in 1948, In-N-Out Burger is known for its fresh food, friendly customer service and ongoing local community support. They also help abused and neglected children through their In-N-Out Burger Foundation. Austin Sol owner Patrick Christmas reflects on his […]

Partnership with 49 Financial

The Sol are proud to announce Justin Anderson & 49 Financial as a sponsor for the final games of the 2017 season. “I was determined to always manage my own money,” says Austin Sol owner Patrick Christmas, “but after a number of years I had to admit that I didn’t give it much thought or […]

Season Finale

As we near the end of our season, we can’t help but reflect on the journey. After some near misses on the field and frustration about results it’s easy to feel a bit down, but if you step back a bit, the bigger picture is still amazing. In 2012 the American Ultimate Disc League kicked […]

Sol Hold off Hustle to Win in OT

A one point victory in OT – could it have ended any other way? Not with these two teams – who have gone to overtime in 3 of their five meetings, the others being decided by only 1-3 points. After a strong game in Dallas, Atlanta came out firing deep and hitting. Both teams scored […]

Heartbreaker in Round Rock

In their first game at Round Rock’s new Multisport Complex, the Hustle defeated the Sol in a 28 – 27 close fought nail-biter. The Round Rock Multisport Complex offered a brand new field for the both teams to face each other on. While in game seating on the benches was lower than usual, it offered […]

The Original Worm – The Body Roller of the Sol

As we near the turning point of our season, some aches and pains start to be noticed. If you’re playing in Centex this weekend, you’ll know what we’re talking about. Most seasoned ultimate players have a roller – their ability to work out tight muscles is crucial to recovery. We at the Sol have tried a […]