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Adrian Trevino Wins Award for the Second Time in His Career

ALBANY, NY. – The Arena Football League today announced Adrian Trevino, kicker of the Albany Empire, won the Kicker of the Year honors for the 2019 season. Trevino also earned First Team All-Arena honors this season. This is Trevino’s second Kicker of the Year award.

Playing in all 12 games this season, Trevino finished the season with 80 of 83 extra point attempts completed (96.4%). Trevino owns a career 91.9 extra point percentage, which ranks sixth all-time in the League.

Trevino completed 10 of 10 extra-point attempts on July 20 (Week 13) against the Philadelphia Soul, which ranked tied for the single-game high (also Mark Lewis, 6/29).  Trevino’s 10 points tied his single-game career high (also 2017, 2015).

The six-year veteran also played for the Philadelphia Soul (2017-2018), the Cleveland Gladiators (2016, 2015), and the Utah Blaze (2013).

Previous Awards
2019: First Team All-Arena; Kicker of the Year
2018: Second Team All-Arena (K)
2017: First Team All-Arena (K); Kicker of the Year

Tickets for the August 11 ArenaBowl championship game are on sale now by calling 518-533-2200, by going to, or by stopping by the Empire office located in the Times Union Center.  A limited number of great seats are still available! 

Albany Empire 2019 Season Presented By CDPHP.

About Albany Empire

Season memberships for the 2020 season are on sale now. For tickets, contact the Albany Empire sales department at (518) 533-2200 or by going to Follow the team on Facebook at and Twitter at

About the Arena Football League

The Arena Football League enters its 32nd season in 2019. Since its inception in 1987, the AFL showcases a fast-paced, exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets. With the addition of two new teams in Atlantic City, N.J., and Columbus, O.H., the League totals six teams for 2019: Albany, Atlantic City, Baltimore, Columbus, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. Each team will play 12 regular-season games in 2019. One can find the League can on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using the handle @OfficialAFL.

About Times Union Center

Albany’s Times Union Center, formerly Pepsi Arena, continues to have great success. Renamed in January 2007, the Times Union Center is “Upstate New York’s Premier Sports and Entertainment Facility. Owned by Albany County and operated by SMG, the world’s largest private management firm for public assembly facilities, the Times Union Center has an adaptable seating capacity between 6,000 and 17,500. Since Frank Sinatra christened the building on January 30, 1990, more than seven million patrons have walked through the turnstiles. As a multi-purpose facility, the Times Union Center has hosted a variety of events, including concerts, family shows and sporting events, averaging 165 events each year. 

About CDPHP®

Established in 1984, CDPHP is a physician-founded, member-focused and community-based not-for-profit health plan that offers high-quality affordable health insurance plans to members in 26 counties throughout New York. CDPHP is also on FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterest, and Instagram.

About Transfinder

Founded in 1988 and headquartered in Schenectady, New York, Transfinder is a national leader in intelligent transportation systems, providing transportation management systems and services to school districts, municipalities and adult care facilities. Transfinder, an Inc. magazine “fastest-growing company” for the past eleven straight years, has offices in Austin, Texas, and Shanghai, China. The software company develops and supports routing and scheduling solutions for optimal transportation logistics.

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