Local residents getting kick from pro soccer



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The regulars were in full voice Sunday on one side of The Blind Pig in Greenwood.

With the jukebox blaring, bar patrons were having loud conversations with one another while watching NASCAR and ESPN’s “SportsCenter” on big-screen TVs.

On the other side of the bar, however, a different scene unfolded. About 25 soccer fans, many decked out in jerseys and other merchandise from new pro soccer franchise Indy Eleven, were watching a live webcast of the team’s latest match in the North American Soccer League at Edmonton, Alberta.

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