Sunday, August 10
PHOENIX (AP) — Nick Davila helped two-time defending champion Arizona advance to its third straight ArenaBowl, throwing eight touchdown passes in the Rattlers' 72-56 victory over the San Jose SaberCats on Sunday night in the National Conference Championship game.
Arizona will face Cleveland in the title game Aug. 23 in Orlando, Florida. The Gladiators beat Orlando 56-46 on Sunday night in the American Conference Championship game.
Davila was 20 of 34 for 276 yards and also had two 1-yard scoring runs. Rod Windsor had six catches for 107 yards and three touchdowns. Russ Michna was 21 of 37 for 269 yards and six touchdowns for San Jose.