Streit, McManus and Candelino to Anchor Sharks Local Television Broadcasts

04/30/2010 3:00 PM -

The Jacksonville Sharks and WCWJ CW-17 will air this week’s game against the Tulsa Talons on Saturday, May 1st. The broadcast will begin at 7:00 pm EDT with kickoff at 7:05 pm. TJ Streit, Tom McManus, and Jennifer Candelino will be the Sharks broadcast team for all the Sharks broadcasts this season on CW-17.

TJ Streit will provide the play-by-play along side former Jacksonville Jaguar linebacker Tom McManus. McManus will be giving insight and color commentary during the broadcast as well as educating viewers on the game of Arena Football throughout the season. A sideline-reporting veteran with the Jaguars, Jennifer Candelino will provide field-side reports and updates through out the games.

“It will be great to bring this exciting brand of football to the people of Jacksonville on CW-17,” commented Streit. “If you enjoy lots of scoring, touchdowns, and hard hitting along the walls, you’ll be in for a great experience.”

As color commentator, McManus will provide insight as a former professional player. McManus will also add his experiences as an expansion team player coming to Jacksonville as a member of the Jaguars in 1995.

Streit added, “Tom’s experience in professional football – and with expansion teams in Jacksonville – will be a tremendous asset to the broadcast.”

The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the Arena Football League (AFL). All home games will be played at Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Sharks take on the Tulsa Talons Saturday, May 1st. Season tickets for the inaugural season of the Jacksonville Sharks are now available for as low as $45. Single game tickets start at $8 per game and are available at, Ticketmaster outlets, and the arena box office. To reserve your season tickets, group tickets, or for more information please call (904) 621-0700.