04/05/2013 1:16 PM -

JACKSONVILLE – The 2012 South Division Champion Jacksonville Sharks announced Friday that Austin Adamec will perform live at the Sharks’ Faith and Family Night on Friday, April 19. Kickoff is set for 8:00 p.m. as the Sharks host the Iowa Barnstormers on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena.

“We’re pleased to announce that Austin Adamec will play on Faith and Family Night,” Sharks Managing Partner Jeff Bouchy said. “We’re excited to showcase a talented faith-based singer who has roots right here in Jacksonville.”

Adamec will play a brief set during the game before returning for a longer performance that will begin shortly after the conclusion of the game.

For more information about Faith and Family Night, please contact Group & Suite Sales Manager Travis Gortman at (904) 900-2060 x. 7125.

About Austin Adamec

With a passion to reach people for Christ through music, Austin Adamec has found God’s calling on his life and is pursuing it. Austin is continually sought out by churches and ministries in Northeast Florida to lead worship at their services, events, and concerts. He has been compared to Chris Tomlin with a rock edge. When Austin isn’t on stage, he is traveling back and forth to Nashville working with some of the top writers and producers in the Christian music industry. His five-song EP, My Only Answer, was released in October of 2011.

About the Jacksonville Sharks

The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the Arena Football League (AFL). The ArenaBowl XXIV and back-to-back-to-back South Division Champions are presented by Sea Best Seafood and play all home games on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Season Tickets for the 2013 season are now available, two tickets as low as $185. To reserve your season tickets or for more information, please call (904) 621-0700. Follow the Sharks on facebook at and on Twitter @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at and Chum at

About the AFL

Since its inception in 1987, the Arena Football League has showcased its fast-paced and exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets across the country. CBS Sports Network will broadcast an AFL National Game of the Week on Saturday nights for the entire regular season and postseason through the semifinal round. The ArenaBowl XXVI Championship Game will air on the CBS Television Network on August 17, 2013.